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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 06:01:45 GMT
Is Australia's telco national security law compatible with human rights? The exposure draft on telco national security waves away any concerns over the right to privacy, saying its collection of personal info will be lawful thanks to its own law.

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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 05:34:04 GMT
'Technical issues' see ANZ internet banking go offline Following the launch of its newly revamped internet banking platform, ANZ has been forced to take it offline to fix the 'technical issues' that it is experiencing.

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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 05:05:26 GMT
Equinix gears for cloud density influx into Australia Equinix APAC director of cloud Eric Hui has predicted the number of cloud providers in Australia will increase over the next year as more businesses adopt cloud.

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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 03:51:10 GMT
​ATO calls for public feedback on digital consultation paper The Australian Taxation Office continues to push forward plans to improve the digital experience taxpayers have with the agency.

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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 03:36:00 GMT
Treasury reports the benefits of three major ICT projects are in doubt A Police payroll project, Customs' Joint Border Management System and a new platform for Statistics NZ are threatened.

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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 02:37:41 GMT
The Pirate Bay escapes block in Sweden: Report The Pirate Bay has been saved from blocking in Sweden, with the District Court of Stockholm allowing the locally hosted file-sharing site to remain accessible to locals.

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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 02:07:06 GMT
Employment in India's app economy to double by 2016 With the number of jobs in India created by apps possibly reaching 600,000 by 2016, the country looks at moving from e-governance to m-governance

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Sun, 29 Nov 2015 22:55:49 GMT
Dear politicians, you cannot create a one-way panopticon Repeated calls for a government skeleton key to decrypt communications is the sort of fairyland thinking that is best left to Hollywood.

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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 13:31:00 GMT
Safer, faster-charging lithium-ion batteries thanks to new chip, says pioneer Lithium-ion battery trailblazer says a new chip will warn when cells are at risk of catching fire and will also optimise charging.

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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 12:38:00 GMT
iPhone water damage? Apple locks down ports with new shutter patent Apple files a patent for a shutter system to protect an iPhone's components from liquids and dust.

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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 11:30:00 GMT
Guess Apple Watch's killer app: Well, usage studies show it isn't email Two studies have found that Apple Watch isn't yet a platform for third-party apps and that for now it's mostly used as a timepiece.

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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 06:53:47 GMT
Telco national security draft legislation released, again While the legislation was supposed to be implemented from late 2015, the government has instead released another exposure draft for industry consultation.

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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 06:22:11 GMT
Microsoft updates smart headsets for visually impaired Microsoft in collaboration with Guide Dogs has updated its assistive technology to create a more useful experience for those with vision impairments.

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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 05:51:51 GMT
National policy changes needed to boost Australia's innovation: ACOLA The Australian Council of Learned Academics has made 15 key findings as part of its latest report that shows Australia needs to make some urgent changes to improve the nation's innovation level.

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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 04:57:15 GMT
Australian government retains comms network Despite reports that ICON would be sold off, the government has decided to retain its secure interdepartmental communications network.

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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 04:47:01 GMT
Silicon Valley VR: fighting social stigma one headset at a time Karl Krantz, founder of Silicon Valley Virtual Reality, believes there is no industry in the future that VR is not going to touch and as a result, the VR evangelist hopes to remove the social stigma around the technology.

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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 02:49:21 GMT
​ANZ brings consistency with revamped online banking platform ANZ's 2.1 million internet banking customers will be getting the same experience on the desktop, tablet, and mobile as part of the latest version of the company's internet banking platform.

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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 02:29:51 GMT
We don't need an amateur small-business infosec army It'd be better if small businesses made sure their own systems were resilient, rather than teaming up to become amateur spooks.

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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 02:10:30 GMT
NBN announces CVC discount pricing trial NBN is offering discounts of between AU$0.50 and AU$6 on its CVC charge, with the company now pricing it on the basis of usage per end user and rewarding high usage.

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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 01:59:00 GMT
SMB marketing on the move The PC isn't quite dead yet, but when it comes to connecting today's SMB with customers and prospects, it might have been played out. Thankfully there's a new frontier looming -- mobile.

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