Sam Varghese has been writing for iTWire since 2006, a year after the site came into existence. For nearly a decade thereafter, he wrote mostly about free and open source software, based on his own use of this genre of software. Since May 2016, he has been writing across many areas of technology. He has been a journalist for nearly 40 years in India (Indian Express and Deccan Herald), the UAE (Khaleej Times) and Australia (Daily Commercial News (now defunct) and The Age). His personal blog is titled Irregular Expression.
Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton has slammed the chief executives of Facebook and Apple, Mark Zuckerberg and Tim Cook respectively, accusing them of being "morally bankrupt on the issue of encryption and protecting children".
Chinese smartphone maker OPPO will launch its latest flagship device, Find X2, in the first quarter of 2020.
The Federal Government will provide $26.9 million for the Australian competition watchdog to keep an eye on competition issues arising with digital platforms, with the ACCC to set up a special unit for this purpose.
What an incredibly stupid person Dutton is. This is like trying to hold paper manufacturers responsible for what is printed[…]
Morally bankrupt of Dutton to use the innocent as a prop to justify fascism.
How are those children in detention going Dutts?Being called morally bankrupt by Dutton is high praise indeed.I yearn to be[…]
So the same government and their cheerleading mainstream media proclaiming to emphasise cybersecurity as a major issue all Australian citizens[…]
What a great outpouring of sympathy for exploited children from the being he who banished child refugees to off shore[…]