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Australia warned against complacency after China cyber deal

25 April 2017 in Government Tech Policy

Australia and China have reached an agreement on cyber security under which they have agreed not to indulge in online…

NBN Co provides more alternative facts, paid for by the taxpayer

25 April 2017 in Open Sauce

When do you know for certain that the folk who run a public sector project such as the NBN have…

Three months on, no Linksys router patches for remote holes

24 April 2017 in Security

More than three months after being informed about remotely exploitable vulnerabilities in 25 router models, Linksys is yet to issue…

Aussie enterprises reactive to security needs to combat data breaches

24 April 2017 in Security

Australia ranks highest amongst countries in the Asia Pacific region where enterprises do not have an action plan in place…

TCS announces Australia expansion as 457 visas scrapped

24 April 2017 in Outsourcing

Indian outsourcing giant Tata Consultancy Services has decided to set up an innovation lab in Australia as a result of…

Consumer law review moots bigger fines for breaches

24 April 2017 in Resellers

Recommendations in the final report of the Australian Consumer Law Review, undertaken by Consumer Affairs Australia and New Zealand, will…

Canadian team developing means to bypass Web censorship

24 April 2017 in Apps

Researchers at Canada's University of Waterloo are developing technology that will allow residents of countries where the Internet is censored…

Why Dan Tehan should have nothing to do with cyber security

22 April 2017 in Open Sauce

Dan Tehan has just provided the country with adequate reasons as to why he should not be allowed anywhere near…

Google bid to quash mail seizure order thrown out

21 April 2017 in Government Tech Policy

A magistrate judge in the US has ordered Google to hand over customers' mail messages it has stored abroad, arguing…

Breaking IT News

Oracle's 10yr plan based on NetSuite

26 April 2017 in Business Software

Oracle spent $9.3b to acquire NetSuite. Today it explained its 10yr SaaS suite plan.

NetSuite to open Australian data centre

26 April 2017 in Data Centres

NetSuite announced today it has the budget and the green light to open a data centre in Australia, as soon…

Cyber crime, data breaches to cost businesses US$8 trillion thru 2022

25 April 2017 in Security

It’s a couple of trillion less than the current 2017 US deficit, showing just how severe the cost of cyber…

VIDEO: iPhone 7 blitzes Samsung S8, LG G6, Google Pixel and OnePlus 3T in most tests

25 April 2017 in Fuzzy Logic

Apple’s iPhone 7 is now over six months old, but it still trounces its Android competition including the brand new…

Large screen, 4K TV now comprise one-third of sales

25 April 2017 in Entertainment

Shipments of smaller HD LCD panels dropped and larger 4K UHD panels increased accounting for 20 million of the 60.16…

OTT will become a $65 billion market globally by 2021

25 April 2017 in Market

OTT (Over The Top) content will become a $65 billion global market by 2021 and it is being driven by…

Artificial Intelligence has legal implications says expert

25 April 2017 in Business Intelligence

Artificial intelligence (AI) may sound like something from science fiction but AI-based tools are being used today to help humans…

Explosive growth in IT talent needs says expert

25 April 2017 in Recruitment

Australia is seeing the strongest growth in the recruitment of experienced technology professionals for data scientists, anything mobile (especially user…

ISPs avoid adverse comment on Tehan's malware plan

24 April 2017 in Security

Australia's big ISPs have danced around a trial balloon launched by Dan Tehan, the Minister assisting the Prime Minister on…

Vault 7: CIA, FBI hunting for leaker, report claims

24 April 2017 in Security

Two of America's spy agencies, the CIA and the FBI, have launched a bid to try and discover who leaked…

Microsoft pushing Office users to online version

24 April 2017 in Business Software

Microsoft has begun a campaign to push users of its Office desktop suite to switch to the online version, Office…

Megaport, Oracle collaborate in the cloud

24 April 2017 in Data Centres

Interconnection services provider Megaport has sealed a deal with Oracle to facilitate connections for Oracle customers customers via its data…

Progress's Armstrong adds APJ to EMEA responsibilities

24 April 2017 in People Moves

Progress Software has broadened the responsibilities of Mark Armstrong, as reflected by his new title of vice-president and managing director,…

Vault 7: guide to leak data from Samsung TVs released

23 April 2017 in Security

A guide for recording and exfiltrating audio data from Samsung F Series Smart Televisions has been released by WikiLeaks in…

Google's Chrome browser to block some ads

23 April 2017 in Open Sauce

Google always gives as good as it gets. That has been the hallmark of the company that now owns both…

Is your enterprise network IoT-ready?

21 April 2017 in Networking

The need to implement better, more secure network procedures and tools to safeguard IoT devices will only grow as more…

The rise of the chatbots

21 April 2017 in Business Intelligence

Chatbots represent a new, more modern form of customer assistance. Only by being agile and experimental can a brand remain…

Information management needs to evolve

21 April 2017 in Enterprise Solutions

Workplace processes are constantly evolving these days, and information management (IM) is no exception. Across all business lines and industries,…

Hocking Stuart goes 3D with Diakrit platform

21 April 2017 in Strategy

Victorian real estate group Hocking Stuart has partnered with global digital visualisation solutions provider, Diakrit, to launch an online service…

Business on the up for Kogan as profit forecasts upgraded

21 April 2017 in Listed Tech

Online discount retailer Kogan has upgraded its full-year profit guidance and is now expecting EBITDA — earnings before interest, tax,…

Can you have a relationship with your digital assistant?

21 April 2017 in Strategy

As it gets easier to connect with one another, the lines become increasingly blurred between our physical reality and the…

The world is becoming digital first. Are e-signatures taking off?

21 April 2017 in Market

E-signatures deliver a great customer experience and help businesses move faster, offering sign-offs and approvals from mobile devices on the…

Windows flaw that allowed Stuxnet still being exploited

21 April 2017 in Security

A vulnerability in Microsoft's Windows operating system that was used, allegedly by the US and Israel, to plant the Stuxnet…

Nano-satellites readied for launch

21 April 2017 in Space

Australia-listed Sky and Space Global has successfully integrated its Three Diamonds nano-satellites into the launch pod of Innovative Space Logistics…

 

 

 

 

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