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Official: Apple announces 9 September event: 3am 10 September for Aussies

28 August 2015 in Mobility

It’s official, Apple’s invitations to a 9 September event have gone out to the lucky digerati set to see an…

ACCC grants final approval of NBN, Optus deal

28 August 2015 in Telecoms & NBN

The competition watchdog, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, has given final approval to NBN’s $800 million deal to buy…

NICTA merging with CSIRO to create new research group

28 August 2015 in Strategy

IT research group NICTA is merging with the CSIRO’s Digital Productivity flagship to create a new entity, Data61.

Spammers take advantage of Ashley Madison data breach

28 August 2015 in Security

Spammers have been quick to try to cash in on the Ashley Madison data breach, with a spike in email…

Stan reaches 300,000 subscribers, says Nine

28 August 2015 in Entertainment

Unlike Netflix and Presto, VOD service Stan has published subscriber numbers. It reaches nearly a million Australians, but is still…

BYOD Apple devices a business security risk

27 August 2015 in Security

Employees using their own personal Apple devices at work puts businesses at greater risk of major security breaches and raises…

Windows 10 uptake on schedule

27 August 2015 in Home Tech

Microsoft has shared some statistics about the take up of Windows 10 since its release on 29 July.

TPG tells iiNet to stop selling Fetch TV

27 August 2015 in Entertainment

In case you thought it would be business as usual with iiNet in new hands, think again and it didn’t…

China slows global smartphone growth

27 August 2015 in Mobility

 It had to happen eventually. The massive growth in smartphone shipments has started to slow – to just 10.4% a year.…

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Financial Synergy’s super, Super, software

28 August 2015 in Business Software

If you think Superannuation is a boring necessity to provide for old age spare a thought for the complexities faced…

Wearable demand has slowed substantially

28 August 2015 in Mobility

The US wearables market has slowed significantly after peaking in January 2015. Demand growth has slowed significantly, according to a…

OPPO ups Periscope at Melbourne Spring Fashion Week

28 August 2015 in Entertainment

OPPO and RMIT University will Periscope live from the Melbourne Spring Fashion Week (MSFW) runway, offering viewers an exclusive view…

AMD Radeon R9 Nano – 4K gaming in the world’s smallest card

28 August 2015 in Home Tech

AMD has released the R9 Nano – the world’s smallest dual PCI-E slot card supporting 4K gaming, with 30% more…

Top five megatrends for ANZ business over next five years

28 August 2015 in Data

Data storage and management company NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) has released the results of an in-depth study which highlights the megatrends…

Navman stays with SUNA

28 August 2015 in Mobility

Navman navigation devices will continue to use SUNA traffic information for at least another two years.

VIDEO Interview: Qwilr Thriller means the death of traditional documents?

28 August 2015 in Business Technology

Popular web content creation tool that makes documents intelligent and beautiful, Qwilr want to qwirl you round the room with…

VIDEO Interview: HP treks into flashy new all-flash 3PAR StoreServ 8000

28 August 2015 in Storage

HP has been busy creating its new 3PAR StoreServ 8000 series, which in an all-flash configuration ‘doubles workload performance and…

Illegal use of software costs Victorian company $72k

27 August 2015 in Business Software

A Victorian IT company in breach of copyright law has paid $72,000 in damages for the use of unlicensed software…

Many IT workers open to changing jobs

27 August 2015 in Recruitment

More than one in three of Australia’s IT workers would change jobs if approached by a potential employer, according to…

Tenable partners with Amazon Web services

27 August 2015 in Security

Tenable Network Security provides continuous network monitoring to identify vulnerabilities, reduce risk and ensure compliance. It is providing its expertise…

Kaspersky catches the phishes

27 August 2015 in Security

The new version of Kaspersky Internet Security has received the highest Advanced+ award in the anti-phishing technology test conducted by AV-Comparatives,…

LogicNow, Bitdefender partner on new managed antivirus service

27 August 2015 in Security

Cloud IT service managed solutions vendor LogicNow and secrity firm Bitdefender have teamed up to create a new managed antivirus…

Ruckus Wi-Fi connects students at Perth college

27 August 2015 in Wi-Fi

Perth coeducational school, All Saints’ College, has deployed a high capacity, high speed Ruckus smart Wi-Fi network to support the…

Cloud drives MYOB to record subscription uptake

27 August 2015 in Listed Tech

Cloud accounting software provider MYOB (ASX:MYO) is heralding a record uptake of its cloud solutions by small businesses and strong…

Aussies not agile enough

27 August 2015 in Cloud

New Oracle research reveals that Australian businesses are missing out on the competitive advantages the cloud can provide – in…

SimpliVity releases OmniStack 3.0 and offers 'unmatched' guarantee

26 August 2015 in Hardware

Simplivity's new OmniStack 3.0 virtualisation platform simplifies multi-node and multi-site deployments, provides file-level restoration, and comes with a guarantee that

Bulletproof drives profit growth via public cloud market

26 August 2015 in Listed Tech

Managed cloud IT services provider Bulletproof says it has capitalised on Australia’s expanding $4.15 billion public cloud market to record…

Convergence, mergers & acquisitions part of our growing ‘connected’ economy

26 August 2015 in Internet of Things

The number of connected M2M devices in Australia will grow to somewhere between 25 million and 50 million by 2020,…

PayPal One Touch makes it easier to spend, spend, spend!

26 August 2015 in Home Tech

Sign into PayPal once, and keep buying without having to re-enter your credentials.

Mobile app development slow, but developer ‘opportunities’ in Aussie market

26 August 2015 in Development

Take up of mobile app development among developers is surprisingly slow globally, but this indicates an opportunity for developers in…

Passwords are the keys to the IP kingdom

26 August 2015 in Security

In computer parlance, ‘privilege’ is the nirvana – it allows a hacker to control anything from a single computer to…

How Hook & Loop helps Infor create more productive software.

26 August 2015 in Strategy

Infor's Hook & Loop operation has two main responsibilities: unifying the company's diverse product range with a consistent user interface…

City Beach integrates Bing Lee with Omnivore platform

26 August 2015 in Home Tech

Australian-based City Beach Software has signed up its 500th customer, just three years after the company was launched, securing a…

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