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YouTube currently down world-wide

17 October 2018 in Entertainment

Twitter is awash with messages from around the world that YouTube is down.

ACCC starts court action against Optus over misleading consumer allegations

17 October 2018 in Telecoms & NBN

The competition watchdog, the ACCC, has commenced court action against Australia’s second largest telco, Optus, alleging the company made false…

Digital inclusion on the up, but more needed to bridge access, digital ability gap: report

17 October 2018 in Home Tech

Digital inclusion in Australia is continuing to improve but there are still areas in the community where more targeted investment…

Telstra shareholders bite back, reject executives' bonuses

17 October 2018 in Telecoms & NBN

ANALYSIS The big news at Telstra's annual general meeting on Tuesday wasn't the fact that the telco reported another drop…

Telstra attracted most complaints in 2017-18, says TIO

17 October 2018 in Telecoms & NBN

Telstra residential and small business customers were the most vociferous complainants about phone and Internet issues in the last financial…

Labor says no room for complacency as NBN complaints rise

17 October 2018 in Telecoms & NBN

The Australian Labor Party says there is no room for complacency as far as the consumer experience on the national…

Complaints about mobile services top the TIO list

17 October 2018 in Telecoms & NBN

Nearly a third (30.6%) of the complaints received by the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman from residential customers and small businesses in…

TIO complaints show rise for the year, drop for Q4

17 October 2018 in Telecoms & NBN

Complaints to the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman from residential consumers and small businesses rose for the financial year 2018, but were…

How to watch (or rewatch) the Huawei Mate 20 Pro launch in London live

16 October 2018 in Home Tech

Here to watch or rewatch the launch of Huawei's latest Mate 20, Mate 20 Pro, smartwatch, wireless earbuds and more…

Telstra profits down as NBN, increased mobile competition impacts business

16 October 2018 in Listed Tech

Telstra has taken a hit to its bottom line for the second year running, according to full-year 2018 results released…

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65

16 October 2018 in Business Software

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has died of complications from non-Hodgkin's lymphoma at the age of 65, his company Vulcan has…

Encryption bill will cause 'significant risk' to Internet: Mozilla

16 October 2018 in Government Tech Policy

Any measure that permits a government to lay down specifications for the design of Internet systems would cause significant risk…

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GitHub unveils the state of open source 2018

17 October 2018 in Open Source

Code hosting and collaboration platform, GitHub, today released its Octoverse 2018 report, providing statistics and insights on global software development…

Bringing female faces to (traditionally) male places

17 October 2018 in The Wired CIO

Splunk’s President of Worldwide Field Operations runs 68% of the company and has a distinguished career across the NSA, Sun…

Crucial Launches P1 NVMe Solid State Drive

17 October 2018 in Storage & Cloud Storage

Available in 500GB or 1TB capacities, the PCIe interfaced SSDs provide an alternative to SATA and other interfaces.

Visa to use credential-on-file tokenisation to improve security

17 October 2018 in Security

Payment technology firm Visa has said it will introduce credential-on-file tokenisation following an agreement with payments providers, in order to…

Dropbox and Zoom partner to expand remote collaboration

17 October 2018 in Cloud

Cloud storage provider, Dropbox, and online video collaboration platform, Zoom, have announced a strategic partnership expanding remote collaboration possibilities. 

Goldman analyst warns iPhone sales seen slowing in China

17 October 2018 in Mobile devices

An analyst from investment firm Goldman Sachs has warned that Apple may face a fall in sales in China, due…

‘Digital natives’ face communications hurdles in jobs market

17 October 2018 in Recruitment

Face-to-face communications have fallen victim to the rise of the natural online communicators - or so-called ‘digital natives’ – according…

Google to charge Android device makers for using apps in EU

17 October 2018 in Technology Regulation

Google has announced changes to the way it licences its Android mobile operating system as it awaits the outcome of…

Major browsers to deprecate older TLS versions from 2020

17 October 2018 in Security

Major browser makers are moving away from older versions of the Transport Layer Security protocol, with co-ordinated announcements from Microsoft,…

MongoDB changes licence to prevent free use as a service

17 October 2018 in Open Source

Database maker MongoDB has become the second company to switch licences in a bid to make money, changing its licence…

Seagate releases 14TB drives for NAS, server, security and desktop

17 October 2018 in Hardware

Data storage firm Seagate has launched a range of 14TB 3.5" hard drives, for specialised demanding applications like NAS, surveillance…

Google chief says China search engine looks 'promising'

17 October 2018 in Technology Regulation

In what are Google's first public comments about its plan to launch a censored search engine in China, chief executive…

GitHub seeks to solve 31 million pain points with new workflow automation and more

17 October 2018 in Open Source

Software development versioning and collaboration platform, GitHub, says it wants to free developers to keep in the zone, announcing a…

GoSeeAustralia, RMS partner on integrated online booking channel

16 October 2018 in Deals

Two of Australia’s travel technology companies — GoSeeAustralia and RMS — have joined forces to deliver what they claim is…

Warning Australia’s open banking plan has ‘substantial weaknesses’

16 October 2018 in Strategy

Global corporate lending platform Trade Ledger says it has warned the Australian Government of substantial weaknesses in its proposed Open…

New Zealand businesses increasingly look to electric vehicles for fleets: report

16 October 2018 in Energy

New Zealand vehicle leasing company Driveline says there’s been an increase in businesses wanting to adopt electric vehicles in their…

Nearmap and Zuora: how business models can be transformed through the monetisation of data

16 October 2018 in Cloud

Nearmap's aerial mapping product offerings disrupted the aerial imaging market, but to accelerate its progress from start-up to the beginnings…

Won't Apple please think of the children?

16 October 2018 in Whiskey Tango Foxtrot!

School kids coming to the Apple Store for an excursion? Let's roll out the lawyers first.


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