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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 03:32:21 +0000
​iPhone 7 sales profit from Galaxy Note 7 vacuum in South Korea Apple's latest smartphone sold over 200,000 units over the weekend in South Korea and will likely sell over 300,000 by the end of the month.

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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 02:54:00 +0000
​ABS signs AU$20m deal with Accenture for data collection With the hearings for the Census Inquiry by the Senate Standing Committee on Economics set to begin this week, the Australian Bureau of Statistics has inked a AU$20 million deal with Accenture to redevelop its data collection process.

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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 01:47:38 +0000
​Australia partners with Kenya for fintech development Financial regulatory authorities from both jurisdictions have signed an agreement that will encourage the discussion of cross-border technology concerns.

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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 01:21:41 +0000
NBN to launch FttDP without Despite being described as a 'central component' of FttDP in NBN's recently commissioned Ovum report, ZDNet understands will not be immediately enabled for the 2018 FttDP launch.

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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:41:57 +0000
​Commonwealth Bank and Wells Fargo claim first interbank blockchain trade The first interbank trade transaction combining blockchain technology, smart contracts, and the Internet of Things has been executed by Commonwealth Bank, Wells Fargo, and Brighann Cotton.

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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 22:00:04 +0000
Apple to revive the Mac, as iPad falters and IBM launches biggest Mac rollout ever Apple is preparing to re-energize the Mac, and it has a surprising new ally in IBM. But. Microsoft has a trick up its sleeve this week, too.

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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:23:00 +0000
​Dyn DDoS part 2: The hackers strike back UPDATED: You may never have heard of Dyn, but you know the sites it supports — and they all appeared offline to many on Friday because of a massive flood attack. The assault was defeated late Friday night, but more such attacks can be expected.

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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:54:00 +0000
Say cheese: Kodak's new Ektra Android smartphone is pointed right at camera fans Kodak hopes you'll be posing plenty for its new Ektra smartphone.

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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 09:55:00 +0000
ZTE's self-adhesive phone: Here's what you get when you crowdsource design How do you make a smartphone standout in a crowded market? Turn over design to the crowd, of course.

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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 05:00:28 +0000
Microsoft sees big opportunity in the Australian sporting industry While Australia has a large sports fan base, its sporting industry lags behind the US and Europe when it comes to exploiting technology, according to Jesus Castro, Microsoft Sports business development architect.

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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 03:16:00 +0000
4DS takes ReRAM down to 40nm and raises AU$4m Silicon Valley-based but Australian-listed memory company 4DS has announced that it has developed 40 nanometre resistive random access memory.

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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 02:54:42 +0000
ACMA to auction off 700MHz spectrum in April The Australian government will level a AU$10,000 entry fee on any telcos wanting to take part in the 700MHz spectrum auction in April.

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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 01:54:40 +0000
Chorus brings UFB fibre connection wait time down to 12 days New Zealand fibre customers are now waiting four days less than they were three months ago to be connected to the UFB, Chorus has said.

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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 01:20:46 +0000
Dell MD: ​Diverse, inclusive workplaces deliver stronger business results Dell kicked off its first inclusion initiative in 2005 and 11 years on, the company's ANZ managing director says it's crucial for young women to keep the diversity dialogue open.

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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:42:39 +0000
Optus providing satellites for Early Warning Network The developer of the Early Warning Network has signed a deal to provide remote communications across Australia using Optus' satellites and the SatSleeve+.

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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:07:18 +0000
Dell EMC: APAC modernised IT infrastructure shift driven by cost saving As Dell Technologies positions itself to be the one-stop shop for the entire IT stack, the Asia Pacific and Japan region is jumping on board to modernise IT, with cost saving the driving factor.

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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 13:13:00 +0000
Google's Android 7.1 preview for Nexus: New shortcuts menu plus smart storage Nexus owners can now install Android 7.1 and try out Google's new long-press to bring up app shortcuts.

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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 13:00:06 +0000
This ransomware is now one of the three most common malware threats The total number of ransomware attacks rose by 13 percent in September alone, say Check Point cybersecurity researchers.

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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 12:20:00 +0000
Facial recognition out of control? Half of US adults have their faces on police databases Facial-recognition databases used by the FBI and state police hold images of 117 million US adults, according to new research.

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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 10:03:00 +0000
Apple: 90 percent of 'genuine' Apple items on Amazon are fake Apple is suing an electronics distributor over what it says are bogus Apple accessories sold on Amazon.

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