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ITCRA, APSco Global merge to form new recruitment industry group

21 October 2016 in Recruitment

The Information Technology Contract & Recruitment Association (ITCRA) has merged with the Association of Professional Staffing Companies Global (APSCo Global)…

Video: Red Dead Redemption 2 announcement trailer

21 October 2016 in Entertainment

Time for reredemption, Rockstar Games releases the trailer for a sequel (or for those actually counting, the fourth in the…

Census 2016: Vocus lays blame on IBM employees

21 October 2016 in Government Tech Policy

Vocus Communications has hit back at IBM's claims that it was complicit in the 2016 census debacle, saying that the…

Census 2016: Nextgen hits back at IBM claims

21 October 2016 in Government Tech Policy

Nextgen Networks has hit back at IBM's claims that it was to blame for the census stuff-up, saying that its…

Census 2016: IBM blames Nextgen, Vocus for stuff-up

21 October 2016 in Government Tech Policy

IBM has laid the blame on Nextgen Networks, and, through it, Vocus Communications, for the collapse of the census website…

Top tech firms get subsidy of US$2m per data centre job: report

20 October 2016 in Data Centres

Top American technology companies like Google, Microsoft, Amazon, Apple and Facebook are reaping subsidies of US$1.95 million per job by…

Nadella says trust in tech is the most pressing issue of our time

20 October 2016 in ShawThing

Spoiler alert – you are going to have to trust at least one major technology provider with your innermost secrets.…

ACMA starts discussion of spectrum re-farming for 5G

20 October 2016 in Telecoms & NBN

International plans for the early adoption of 3.6GHz for 5G services have led the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA)…

Samsung tried to bribe Note7 owner to kill video: NYT

20 October 2016 in Mobility

At the same time that Samsung was busy removing more than two million Note7 phones from circulation in the US,…

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Samsung resists paying for Note7 fire damages

21 October 2016 in Mobility

Some owners of faulty Samsung Galaxy Note7s are furious that the South Korean electronics giant has refused to cover the…

Optus Satellite secures deal with Aeeris

21 October 2016 in Telecoms & NBN

Optus Satellite has inked an agreement with Aeeris, the developer, operator and provider of the Early Warning Network (EWN) that…

Game Review: WRC 6

21 October 2016 in Games

You don’t play a World Rally Championship game to relax, this iteration of the officially sanctioned WRC video game is…

Hello Again: Apple launching new Macs 28 October at 4am AEDT

21 October 2016 in Home Tech

At 10am on 27 October in California, which is 4am AEDT 28 October in Australia, Apple will launch a refresh…

Global video game market forecast: software sales reaching US$98b by 2020

21 October 2016 in Entertainment

Overall game software sales are expected to be up 8% in 2016 to US$79 billion despite a slowdown in sales…

ZTE’s Pre5G massive MIMO wins ‘Best Wireless Broadband Innovation’ award

21 October 2016 in Telecoms & NBN

Global provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for mobile Internet, ZTE, has won the Best Wireless Broadband Innovation…

Xref, Expr3ss! seal integration deal

21 October 2016 in Recruitment

Human resources technology company Xref has inked a new partnership agreement with online recruitment technology company, Expr3ss!, to combine applicant…

Nutanix takes flight with Flight Centre NZ

21 October 2016 in Deals

Flight Centre New Zealand has deployed an enterprise cloud platform from hyperconverged infrastructure vendor Nutanix to help its travel experts…

Dr Simon Poole awarded TelSoc Charles Todd Medal

20 October 2016 in Telecoms & NBN

Technologist and entrepreneur Dr Simon Poole has been awarded the TelSoc 2016 CharlesTodd Medal for his “outstanding” contributions to the…

Netgear claims 'world's fastest' for Nighthawk X10 router

20 October 2016 in Home Tech

The 802.11ad support is just part of Netgear's recipe for what is says is the world's fastest home router.

Incipio has the Pixel wrapped up with DualPro

20 October 2016 in Mobility

Looking for a case to keep your shiny new Google Pixel, well, shiny and new? Incipio might have just the…

HelloFresh uses MapR's recipe for analytics

20 October 2016 in Business Intelligence

Fresh meal delivery service HelloFresh is using MapR for analytics.

Optus says it will expand 4G in Canberra

20 October 2016 in Business Telecoms

Australia's second largest telecommunications provider Optus has expanded its 4G services to provide better download speeds and voice quality and…

'Snowden' could happen to you

20 October 2016 in Security

Despite strict vetting processes of new staff and contractors, many government departments are still exposed to serious data security risks…

Splunk enables 3rd Presidential Debate at UNLV

20 October 2016 in Enterprise Solutions

The third and final US presidential debate is imminently upon us and Splunk is ensuring the UNLV infrastructure stays online.

Qualtrics nabs Microsoft veteran as COO

20 October 2016 in People Moves

Zig Serafin, a Microsoft veteran of 17 years and former corporate vice-president, has joined Qualtrics as chief operating officer to…

Some people will do anything to ride in a Tesla

20 October 2016 in Deals

Simon Hackett, executive chairman and chief executive of off-line power storage company Redflow, technology investor, and an avid Tesla car…

Firmware compromise a major attack vector

20 October 2016 in Security

Cyber-criminals have been very resourceful in gaining a foothold in enterprise networks. They have added firmware attacks on computing and…

Census 2016: Only 58% did survey online, says ABS

20 October 2016 in Government Tech Policy

The Australian Bureau of Statistics has told a Senate estimates hearing that only 58% of households — 4.9 million —…

Greenwave: IOT, an evolution of compute and you

20 October 2016 in Internet of Things

Greenwave says the "Internet of Things is not new or revolutionary – it’s the evolution of compute and, as has…

Vodafone’s European NB-IoT push for Q1 2017 gets analysed

20 October 2016 in Telecoms & NBN

Vodafone has been doing a lot of NB-IoT work, from the Internet of Hidden Things through to world first live…

Eaton announces trio of appointments to 'power' growth in ANZ

19 October 2016 in People Moves

Power management company Eaton has announced the appointment of three new senior executive roles to support the company’s strategic growth…

Brightstar to disrupt mobile supply chain management

19 October 2016 in Business Software

Brightstar, a mobile services company for managing devices and accessories across the wireless ecosystem, has plans to track emerging trends…

WatchGuard’s secure cloud-managed Wi-Fi solution

19 October 2016 in Security

WatchGuard Wi-Fi Cloud connects and protects SMBs and distributed enterprises with fully automated wireless threat prevention and enterprise-grade interactive engagement…






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