Posted on 26 July 2016 | 6:43 am
Part one of IP Australia's business intelligence and analytics capability will see the agency engage with a consultant to deliver an initial roadmap for the project.
Posted on 26 July 2016 | 5:53 am
More than 1,500 state school teachers in Queensland have this week commenced training in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics as part of the state government's AU$3 million STEM professional development program.
Posted on 26 July 2016 | 5:40 am
With enterprise users of services from cloud vendors still needing to do integration work, Australian Treasury CIO Peter Alexander has said turnkey offerings are a misnomer.
Posted on 26 July 2016 | 4:59 am
Vodafone is adding a total of 26 new sites in the New England region, of which 18 will fall under the government's mobile blackspot program and the other eight will be of the company's own funding.
Posted on 26 July 2016 | 4:42 am
The release of a 12-month report card by the department tasked to deal with underage content posted on social media sites in the country has shown it conducted over 7,400 investigations into online child sexual abuse content.
Posted on 26 July 2016 | 3:14 am
The South Korean memory chip maker saw its operating profit fall a steep 67.1 percent year-on-year due to falling prices of DRAM and will hope for a rebound in the second half when its new flagship smartphone launches.
Posted on 26 July 2016 | 2:59 am
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is requesting telcos be more clear in the information they deliver to consumers about fixed broadband speed and performance.
Posted on 26 July 2016 | 2:33 am
The federal government has established an Australian Digital Health Agency, which will work with the public and private sectors in a bid to foster digital health innovation.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 12:53 pm
Europol, Dutch Police, Intel Security, and Kaspersky Lab have teamed up to launch the 'No More Ransom' scheme, in an effort to fight the threat of extortion by hackers.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 12:19 pm
CEO Marissa Mayer will stay on after deal, which will see the former internet giant integrated with Verizon's acquisition from last year, AOL.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 9:24 am
Innovation isn't just about inspiration: here are some techniques to make your business smarter.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 6:49 am
Zhenya Tsvetnenko may have announced his resignation at Digital X, however, the company's success is not slowing down with total revenue hitting above $16 million for the June quarter.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 6:29 am
Chinese hardware manufacturer Huawei has announced a 40 percent jump in sales to 245.5 billion yuan for the first half of 2016.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 5:28 am
The Queensland government has partnered with The Boeing Company to develop and test remotely piloted aircraft technologies for adoption by primary industries and the telecommunications sector.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 3:29 am
Supermarket giant Woolworths has announced a AU$959 million restructure, which includes the loss of 500 jobs and the absorption of millions in IT assets.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 1:56 am
Optus will deliver voice, mobile, and data services to more than 4,000 QBE end-users across 42 Australian locations.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 1:35 am
Huawei and Vodafone have completed the world's first 5G outdoor field test using e-band spectrum, believing it will be able to support AR, VR, and smart car applications.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 1:06 am
NBN's second Ka-band satellite has been slated for launch in October, aiming to provide 400,000 homes and businesses in regional and remote Australia with NBN coverage.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 12:39 am
The Chinese ecommerce giant said it will introduce both its popular online marketplaces and payment businesses with the opening of an office in Melbourne, Australia by the end of 2016.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 12:21 am
Telstra's Kate McKenzie will retire in coming weeks, but Brendon Riley, group executive global enterprises and services, has already been appointed as interim COO effective immediately.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 3:04 pm
This elegant Core M-based ultraportable offers excellent industrial design and military-grade durability, but the 4K touchscreen model comes up short on battery life.
Posted on 15 July 2016 | 10:34 am
The early days of computing in the UK were enlivened by a varied cast of characters, some iconic machines, and plenty of specialist magazines to document every twist and turn. Tom Lean's excellent book gives a historian's perspective on this formative era.
Posted on 13 July 2016 | 12:47 pm
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Posted on 4 July 2016 | 2:25 pm
The 5.5-inch Huawei P9 Plus is every bit as impressive as the smaller 5.2-inch P9, but with a number of key feature enhancements. The dual-lens main camera will appeal to many, but the P9 Plus has plenty more going for it.
Posted on 2 July 2016 | 7:33 pm
Mophie continues to innovate its battery cases by adding wireless charging functionality. Paired with car and desk mounts, there's no reason to worry about a dead battery on your phone.
Posted on 1 July 2016 | 11:46 am
Anyone looking for a new Android handset off-contract should consider the OnePlus 3: it's quite simply the best handset in its price range right now.
Posted on 29 June 2016 | 11:33 am
This indoor camera could be great for monitoring the interior of your home. But is it worth the effort?
Posted on 29 June 2016 | 11:21 am
Microsoft's GigJam app is a frustrating mix: a huge leap forward in collaboration, and an interface that tries to be too simple for its own good.
Posted on 29 June 2016 | 11:21 am
Huawei has placed major stars and advertising around it's Leica-branded P9 smartphone. Testing shows the camera is special, in large part due to the software experience.
Posted on 21 June 2016 | 3:35 pm
I purchased my first OnePlus product and am already questioning why I pay $200 to $500 more for the big brand smartphones. The OnePlus 3 may change my future purchase plans.
Posted on 21 June 2016 | 11:07 am
The Kindle Oasis looks good and works well, but lacks the show-stopping features it really ought to offer considering its premium price.
Posted on 17 June 2016 | 9:13 am
The Flir One thermal imaging add-on for iOS and Android devices is a very desirable peice of tech. Whether it's a justifiable expense is questionable, although if you maintain or repair electronic equipment it could cut diagnostic times drastically in some cases.
Posted on 15 June 2016 | 12:47 pm
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Lenovo's 12-inch ThinkPad X1 Tablet is a compact and robust modular 2-in-1 hybrid. It's not cheap though, and you'll probably have to add the optional Productivity Module to get reliable all-day battery life.
Posted on 9 June 2016 | 9:29 am
This documentary is almost as extraordinary an achievement as the passage of the General Data Protection Regulation: it makes data protection law and legislative compromise engrossing. Who knew that was even possible?
Posted on 7 June 2016 | 2:19 pm
Posted on 7 June 2016 | 9:44 am
Lenovo's 12-inch Yoga 900s offers good battery life, 360-degree screen rotation and sub-1kg weight that makes tablet mode operation a practical choice. But there are irritations too -- notably the keyboard, which is a bit too light-touch for our taste.
Posted on 2 June 2016 | 1:46 pm
This fully rugged 10.1-inch 2-in-1 tablet/laptop hybrid offers a good set of features and accessories, and delivers decent performance and battery life -- at a hefty price.
Posted on 29 May 2016 | 5:17 pm
Mophie is known for its battery cases and in this latest design has added wireless charging so you don't have to give up this feature on your new Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge.
Posted on 26 July 2016 | 8:17 am
Tor nodes are acting oddly -- and it may be a sign that they are snooping on services they host.
Posted on 26 July 2016 | 7:24 am
The UK government doesn't want to trail behind the US in drone delivery.
Posted on 26 July 2016 | 3:18 am
Google updated Maps for the desktop, Android, and iOS today with visual improvements that should aid in your navigation this summer.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 9:26 pm
The relatively minor fine imposed by the state of Tennessee is the first time the firm has been dinged for unlicensed insurance sales, a problem it's worked to resolve.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 8:10 pm
There was a time when Yahoo was the internet company that Google is now. What happened?
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 5:32 pm
The Swedish communications equipment maker looks for new leadership after struggling to keep sales up while investing in 5G technology.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 5:09 pm
Authentication shows a bright, secure future defined by options and combinations.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 5:04 pm
Microsoft is unifying its various authenticator apps into a single Microsoft Authenticator one that will begin rolling out to consumers and business users as of August 15.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 4:01 pm
The Baltic nation state was hit by a massive Russian cyber-offensive in 2007.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 3:31 pm
The Kindle browser may have been built with performance in mind, but seems to have fallen short when it comes to security.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 2:20 pm
The Windows 10 free upgrade offer isn't just for PC users. Mac users who run Windows can also upgrade their operating system for free. But hurry, because time is running out.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 1:36 pm
Keep calm and upgrade now. David Gewirtz shows you a bunch of tricks for updating your virtual machines, along with some ways to get test VMs for free, even after Friday's free apocalypse.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 1:00 pm
Unlike most Microsoft watchers, I haven't been installing the interim Windows 10 preview builds since last fall. Here's my first look at the Windows 10 update coming August 2.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 9:32 am
Share prices plummeted as investors were told the app phenomenon's popularity does not mean big bucks.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 8:32 am
Reverse engineers have created and released a tool required to open Safe Skies luggage locks.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 8:31 am
The rollout appears staged with only some users able to access the new travel features.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 2:43 am
Some of the 19,000 emails from the Democratic National Committee included hostility towards Bernie Sanders.
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 1:18 am
With a potential US president who may scare off foreign tech investors and hinder its ability to innovate, Asia can step in as a viable alternative but first needs to put in place the necessary pieces.
Posted on 24 July 2016 | 10:00 pm
The cloud is maturing and IBM and Microsoft both see improving operating margins on deck. What hasn't changed is that the field is still chasing AWS.
Posted on 24 July 2016 | 5:43 pm
Samsung's getting ready to reveal the new Galaxy Note 7 while Matt prefers the S7 Edge as a daily driver and Kevin's S7 is starting to lag. These experiences and more are discussed in MoTR 376.