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CeBIT showcases tech sector innovation

20 April 2018 in Strategy

A NSW company that designed the cockpit of Titanic director James Cameron's Deepsea Challenger has been selected among eight firms…

Facebook will afford EU privacy cover only to 30% of users

20 April 2018 in Technology Regulation

Facebook does not appear to have changed its attitude to user privacy in any way despite all its recent troubles,…

ZTE ban may curb its use of Android and Android Go

20 April 2018 in Security

The US export ban on Chinese telecommunications equipment maker ZTE may mean that the company, which uses Google's Android mobile…

Google removes feature that helps avoid Net censorship

20 April 2018 in Technology Regulation

Google has thrown a spanner into the works of developers who have been using domain-fronting in the Google App Engine…

Tech sector job ads up, but some sectors in decline

19 April 2018 in Recruitment

The technology and science sector was second only to the mining, resources and energy sector in recording the highest job…

Slow wage growth, but pay rises for IT workers likely

19 April 2018 in Enterprise Staff

Slow wage growth has hit the Australian employment market, but despite the slowdown, top IT workers can expect a pay…

Start-up industry front and centre at CeBIT

19 April 2018 in Strategy

Australia’s growing start-up industry will be a key focus of the CeBIT Australia StartUp Conference and PitchFest 2018 to be…

Australia non-committal on reacting to US, UK moves on ZTE

19 April 2018 in Security

The Australian Government is treading water when it comes to commenting on how it will act in the case of…

Toowoomba gets new regional data centre

19 April 2018 in Data Centres

Property-integrated construction, engineering and support services company FKG Group has completed construction of a $40 million Pulse Data Centre in…

Equinix completes Metronode acquisition to consolidate data centre network

19 April 2018 in Data Centres

US-based global interconnection and data centre company Equinix has completed the acquisition of Australian data centre provider Metronode.

Huawei cutting back US sales efforts; rural subsidies blocked

19 April 2018 in Government Tech Policy

Chinese telecommunications companies Huawei and ZTE will not receive any subsidies from the Universal Service Fund that the US uses…

.au change put off; govt orders auDA to meet review terms

18 April 2018 in Strategy

The au Domain Administration, the organisation that administers the Australian domain namespace, says it has put off changes in domain…

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Game Review: Monster Energy Supercross - The Official Videogame

20 April 2018 in Games

Here we have a very official videogame about the chaos of Supercross dirt-bike racing.

auDA loses another director as Nicole Murdoch quits

20 April 2018 in Strategy

The embattled au Domain Administration, the organisation that administers the Australian domain namespace, has suffered a further blow with the…

RSA Conference can't secure its attendees' details

20 April 2018 in Security

The personal details of attendees to the RSA Conference 2018, being held in San Francisco this week, have leaked through…

High Court throws out Valve bid to appeal $3m judgment

20 April 2018 in Games

A bid by US-based Valve Corporation to obtain special leave to appeal against a Federal Court decision imposing a $3…

Google employees could revolt over bid for huge Defence contract

20 April 2018 in Government Tech Policy

Google is making a quiet bid to win a US$10 billion cloud contract from the US Defence Department which is…

Orion releases update of patient care system

20 April 2018 in Market

New Zealand-based global healthcare provider Orion Health has released a new version of its Enterprise 18.1 patient care solution which…

UK security researcher Hutchins' hearing delayed again

20 April 2018 in Security

The stay of detained British security researcher Marcus Hutchins in the US will be prolonged further, after his lawyers gained…

VIDEOS: 2nd-gen AMD Ryzen desktop processors arise, promise top performance, available today

20 April 2018 in Home Tech

Promising "best-in-class compute performance and even faster gaming frame rates than the previous generation", AMD says its "turbo-charged 12nm Zen+…

Nuance releases clinical speech recognition update

20 April 2018 in Market

Speech recognition software vendor Nuance has released the latest version of its clinical speech recognition solution for medical practitioners and their…

Rowland says brownfield sites slowdown depriving NBN Co of revenue

20 April 2018 in Telecoms & NBN

Labor’s shadow minister for communications Michelle Rowland says NBN Co is being deprived of much needed revenue due to NBN…

VIDEO – AMD advances artful argument: freedom of choice in PC gaming 'is a right'

19 April 2018 in Home Tech

AMD says it is acting against awful grubby "gamer tax" graphics grab, and putting Nvidia on notice that "freedom of…

Amazon Echo Spot coming to Australia on 26 April

19 April 2018 in Home Tech

Amazon’s Alexa-powered range of Echo smart assistants will be bolstered in Australia with the Echo Spot now available for pre-order.

Labor welcomes auDA review, but questions need for .au change

19 April 2018 in Strategy

The Australian Labor Party has welcomed the findings of a government review into the au Domain Administration, the organisation that…

Facebook data may have leaked again through LocalBlox

19 April 2018 in Security

A cloud storage repository belonging to LocalBlox, a company that creates personal profiles using information scraped from publicly accessible sources,…

Top takeaways from SAS Global Forum 2018

19 April 2018 in The Wired CIO

Analytics software company SAS held its annual Global Forum last week. Among product announcements, there is a lot of smart…

CCleaner hack: attackers gained entry through TeamViewer

19 April 2018 in Security

The attackers who compromised CCleaner, a popular application that allows Windows users to perform routine maintenance on their systems, did…

Opera VPN mobile client stopped, no change for desktop

19 April 2018 in Home Tech

Opera Software will continue to offer its built-in no-log VPN as part of its browser for the desktop, but the…

Vic move to improve mobile cover on busy regional rail lines

19 April 2018 in Mobility

Mobile coverage on Victoria's five busiest regional rail lines is expected to improve with the government's Regional Rail Connectivity Project…

 

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