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Marcus Hutchins' code written long after Kronos: researcher

20 August 2017 in Security

The security researcher, who claimed recently to have found code written by Briton Marcus Hutchins that was used in the…

FBI pushing private firms to ban Kaspersky products: report

18 August 2017 in Government Tech Policy

A push to make private US companies give up the use of products from Kaspersky Lab is in progress, with…

Researcher claims encryption for Apple's Secure Enclave Processor cracked

18 August 2017 in Security

A security researcher claims to have cracked the encryption used for Apple's Secure Enclave Processor firmware and has published a…

Australia moves to regulate bitcoin exchanges

18 August 2017 in Government Tech Policy

Australia has said it will move to regulate exchanges that deal in the cryptocurrency bitcoin, as part of its crackdown…

Telstra shares hammered after dividend change announced

17 August 2017 in Telecoms & NBN

Shares of Australia's biggest telecommunications company have been hammered this morning after the announcement that it would be cutting its…

Telstra takes big hit to revenue, profits in 2017

17 August 2017 in Telecoms & NBN

Telstra has seen a big drop in both its revenue and profits for the financial year 2017 compared to the…

Maersk says Windows ransomware attack may cost it US$300m

17 August 2017 in Security

The container shipping company A.P. Moller–Maersk Group expects that a Windows ransomware attack it suffered in June will cost it…

NBN: Bill Morrow should hang head in 12Mbps of shame

17 August 2017 in Telecoms & NBN

COMMENT Former prime minister Kevin Rudd first spoke of a 12Mbps NBN back in 2007, which even then wasn’t that fast,…

Telcos can make NBN speed problem disappear, insists Tasmanian ISP

16 August 2017 in Telecoms & NBN

The head of a Tasmanian retail service provider has taken issue with statements made by Robin Eckermann, an adjunct professor…

Millennials in the vanguard of workforce of the future: survey

16 August 2017 in Recruitment

Millennials are predicted to make up 75% of Australia’s workforce by 2025 and are set to make a “positive and…

MNF Group records profit on back of organic growth

15 August 2017 in Business Telecommunications

Telecommunications services provider MNF Group has reported an increase in profit for the 12 months to the end of June,…

NBN doubles revenue to $1 billion as rollout passes halfway mark

15 August 2017 in Telecoms & NBN

Criticisms and public and industry disquiet about the National Broadband Network aside, NBN Co CEO Bill Morrow has given an…

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VIDEOS: Hisense 2017 Series 8 and 9 models now in Australian stores

30 November -0001 in Entertainment

After announcing its new Series 8 and 9 ULED 4K TVs at the Australian F1 Grand Prix in late March,…

What's new in Office 365 this week?

20 August 2017 in Enterprise Solutions

This week's Office 365 announcements include enhanced sharing UIs across OneDrive and SharePoint, as well as unique mailNickname's in Office…

Microsoft breaks Windows 10 Microsoft account sync for corporates

19 August 2017 in The Wired CIO

When is a bug not a bug? When Microsoft decides to make an unannounced, uncontrollable feature which takes away existing…

Price of Piracy site launches, Foxtel welcomes anti-pirate court action

18 August 2017 in Entertainment

Foxtel is giving the big F to piracy sites as it welcomes continued court action on piracy site blocking, with…

Sony reveals more Playstation 4 OS Update 5.00 features in new beta

18 August 2017 in Home Tech

Selected testers will today begin trials of the next major version of Sony’s Playstation 4 system software update 5.00, from…

Chicago voter database left open on Amazon cloud

18 August 2017 in Security

The entire database of 1.8 million Chicago voters was left open to all and sundry on an Amazon cloud-based storage…

VIDEO: Kogan.com FY17 results, 36% more active customers, fixed-line broadband coming 2H18

18 August 2017 in Listed Tech

Kogan has continued its policy of underpromising and overdelivering in the 2016-17 financial year, proudly boasting of significantly outperforming the…

Australian battery firm shifts production to Thailand

18 August 2017 in Enterprise Solutions

Australian battery manufacturer Redflow has decided to move the manufacturing headquarters for its zinc-bromine flow batteries from North America to…

Data warehouse helps IT manager gain elevation to CIO

18 August 2017 in People Moves

Underlining the importance of big data in the corporate world, the creation of a data warehouse for a publicly listed…

Edith Cowan scientists find cheap way to purify wastewater

18 August 2017 in Enterprise Solutions

A way of modifying the atomic structure of iron to create a metal that can remove impurities from water in…

Vocus says it will take hit of $1.5b, warns of lower profit

18 August 2017 in Business Telecommunications

Vocus Telecommunications has advised investors that it will take an impairment hit of $1.53 billion across its Australian and New…

Nokia 8 flagship arrives before Galaxy Note 8 and presumed iPhone 8

18 August 2017 in Home Tech

Rushing to market to beat rival flagships to market, the Nokia 8 is the first Nokia flagship with ZEISS optics,…

ZingBox raises US$22m to fund market expansion

17 August 2017 in Strategy

US-based global Internet of Things security solution provider ZingBox has completed a US$22 million Series B funding round led by…

Sendle integrates with Shopify on delivery services

17 August 2017 in Market

Courier and door-to-door online delivery service Sendle has launched a free integration with ecommerce platform Shopify in a move it…

Pintado joins IDC as Australia, NZ chief

17 August 2017 in People Moves

Global analyst firm IDC has appointed former SAS head of marketing Iggy Pintado as its managing director for Australia and…

VIDEO: Under Armour’s new under sleepwear prevents under sleeping and under recovery

17 August 2017 in Your Tech

Have you wished for a way to “revolutionise sleep and recovery” so you can “take performance to the next level”,…

Tassie college hyperconverges onto HPE’s ‘future proof’ IT solution

17 August 2017 in Business IT

With HPE suggesting its technology will be available well into the 24th century through last year’s Star Trek ads, it…

beIN Sports Connect app now free to Foxtel Sports subscribers

17 August 2017 in Entertainment

If you’re a being that loves sport, and you’re a Foxtel subscriber, then you’ve just scored free access to be…