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Asset.Guru: asset management for small businesses

06 March 2015 in Cloud

Asset.Guru brings order to the chaos that can occur when spreadsheets are used for asset management.

Microsoft releases Office 2016 for Mac Preview at last

06 March 2015 in Business Software

Five years after Office 2011 for Mac was released, Microsoft has finally gotten around to releasing its long-awaited update as…

Employers need to get ‘organisational culture’ right to address gender imbalance

06 March 2015 in Recruitment

It seems the gender imbalance in the ICT industry is alive and well, with half of IT professionals in Australia…

DDoS is the new spam: F5

06 March 2015 in Security

F5 Networks sees DDoS attacks as the new spam, and - as with spam - multiple layers of defence are…

ACS: Intergenerational Report overlooks digital skills issue

06 March 2015 in Government Tech Policy

The Australian Computer Society (ACS) says the federal government’s Intergenerational Report released yesterday has failed to address the critical issue…

Acer selected for WA government panel

06 March 2015 in Government Tech Policy

Acer has won a seat on the Western Australian Government procurement panel for computing and mobile devices.

Linux developer sues VMware, claims GPL violations

06 March 2015 in Open Source

Linux kernel developer Christoph Hellwig has sued virtualisation company VMware in Hamburg, claiming that the company has violated the General…

ACCC: comms prices fell 2.7% in 2013-14, consumers benefit

06 March 2015 in Telecoms & NBN

The average real prices of landline and mobile voice calls have fallen by around 50% since 1997-98, comms prices were…

Google to become Australia’s next cut price mobile data player?

06 March 2015 in Telecoms & NBN

Search giant Google shook up the Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona this week when the company officially confirmed that…

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Melbourne’s Bombora expands to Middle East market

06 March 2015 in Strategy

Australian Internet infrastructure specialists Bombora Technologies has today opened a new office in Dubai following what it says is strong…

Local customers sing Tableau's praises

06 March 2015 in Business Technology

You'd expect customer presentations at vendor's conferences to be positive, but at the Tableau Conference On Tour in Melbourne this…

Xero reworks iOS app for iPad

06 March 2015 in Cloud Accounting

The latest version of the iOS app for SaaS accounting system Xero includes iPad optimisation.

‘True business benefits’ the focus for users, would-be users of cloud

06 March 2015 in Strategy

The cloud services director of a leading Melbourne-based IT services company says there’s a growing interest in considering the use…

Review - uCiC for iOS

05 March 2015 in Software

uCiC for iOS is a clever little free app which allows you to ask for images of real-world events, with…

Cochlear listens to OpenText for information managment

05 March 2015 in Business Technology

'Bionic ear' company Cochlear has chosen OpenText's Content Suite for its information management requirements.

VIDEO: AVG reaches 200+ million users worldwide

05 March 2015 in Home IT

Internet security company AVG, a pioneer of the free security model, has reached over 200 million active users worldwide, with…

Kantar: Apple’s hypersonic China canter, Android No.1 in US

05 March 2015 in Telecoms & NBN

Android might have regained the No.1 spot in the US, but in urban China, Apple has reached its highest ever…

If Telstra must take risks to win, where is my Artemis pCell?

04 March 2015 in Fuzzy Logic

Telstra’s outgoing CEO, David Thodey says Telstra must take risks to win, but if it’s in the pocket of Ericsson,…

'No excuse' for poor customer service

04 March 2015 in Business Technology

When it comes to poor customer service, "there's really no excuse" given today's technology, according to an executive at a…

VIDEO: D-Link’s Viper, a canny dual-band router with bite

04 March 2015 in Networking

D-Link’s Viper takes on the look of a Mac Pro while delivering a powerful range boost that supports more than…

Developers take up MYOB API program in growing numbers

04 March 2015 in Cloud Accounting

Accounting software provider MYOB says it has reached a milestone with 2,000 developers attracted to its API partner program in…

Netflix Australia coming to Xbox One, 360 on 24 March 2015

04 March 2015 in Entertainment

Xbox One and Xbox 360 owners in Australian can download the Netflix app now and it will be ready to…

Hosted applications appeal to larger SMEs

04 March 2015 in Cloud

Service provider hosted apps and desktops are being taken up mainly by the top end of the SME market, according…

Watch out: Optus will let you buy coffee with a watch

03 March 2015 in Mobility

A proof of concept sees Optus working with Visa, enabling a smartwatch linked with Apple or Android handsets to pay…

VIDEO Interview: A Premier new Aspect to revolutionary customer service

03 March 2015 in Business Technology

What if you could revolutionise your customer service and support with cloud technology so that customers could interact even by…

Tableau 9 coming in 60 days

03 March 2015 in Data

Australian users of the Tableau analytics and visualisation software seem keen to get their hands on the next major release.