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TIO: NBN complaints over No Broadband Network delays

23 October 2014 in Home IT

Australia’s Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman has released information on NBN-related complaints for the first time in its 2013-14 Annual Report, with…

Spotify Family pricing puts cheapskate pirates on the spot

23 October 2014 in Entertainment

Lower prices for multiple users on a single streaming account deliver the day people said they’d happily pay for content…

PayPal financing open to Australian small business

22 October 2014 in Market

PayPal has provided Australian small businesses with access to funding to help them grow their businesses with the launch of…

PNG merger for MCR and Allcom

22 October 2014 in Deals

Two of Papua New Guinea’s ICT services vendors, MCR and Allcom, have merged to make the new company one of…

Here’s Telstra’s T Health press event in full - VIDEO

22 October 2014 in Health

Telstra has tentacles in many pies, but with its latest move into the eHealth arena, it shouldn’t have to worry…

G.fast comes closer – a boost for the NBN and copper

22 October 2014 in Telecoms & NBN

  This year’s Broadband World Forum 2014 currently being held in Amsterdam features an ‘Interoperability Pavilion’ highlighting G.fast, the technology…

Telstra’s T Health an OZ eHealth revolution

22 October 2014 in Health

Telstra’s vision for a more connected healthcare system has launched today as Telstra Health, with the Company aiming to become…

TPPA: Like Oliver Twist, the US always wants more

22 October 2014 in Open Sauce

Leak number four of the IP chapter of the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement, a multi-country "free trade" proposal, tells us…

Mint Wireless sacks CEO, share trading halted

22 October 2014 in Listed Tech

Wireless payments operator Mint Wireless is trying to hide the bad news, but it’s getting increasingly difficult.

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Roy Morgan tie-up boosts Yahoo7 ad targeting options

23 October 2014 in Business Technology

Targeting is important to advertisers - there's not much point in paying to reach someone that's never going to buy…

Windows 8 demand is Good in parts

23 October 2014 in Business Technology

Corporate interest in Windows 8 for mobile devices varies substantially by geography, according to one ISV.

Drinking sugar-sweetened soda daily may accelerate aging process

22 October 2014 in Health

American researchers have published a paper that concludes daily sugar-sweetened soda consumption to be associated with accelerated aging, along with…

Alibaba’s BIG commercial deal for merchants and suppliers

22 October 2014 in Deals

Alibaba has done a deal with Aussie software company Bigcommerce to give merchants “greater global access to products and services”…

Vodafone’s dandy iPad deals: Air 2, Mini 3

22 October 2014 in Mobility

Taking advantage of its superfast 4G network and improved 3G network, Vodafone has done a deal to sell Apple’s latest…

Win a trip to ESA space operations center: Name Comet's Site J

21 October 2014 in Space

You only have less than a day to provide a better name for Site J, the site where Rosetta's lander…

Telstra's Ooyala gobbles up Videoplaza

21 October 2014 in Strategy

Telstra subsidiary Ooyala is to acquire video advertising provider Videoplaza.

.au market maturing: report

21 October 2014 in Development

.au is one of the 10 biggest country code domains, but it is becoming a mature market.

Paragon backs up Boot Camp

21 October 2014 in Hardware & Storage

Paragon Software has spotted a gap in the market - an OS X based tool for backing up Boot Camp…

Seagate’s lucky Luczo gets top CEO gong

21 October 2014 in Enterprise Staff

Harvard Business Review has named Seagate Chairman and CEO Steve Luczo as “one of the best-performing CEOs in the world”…

Polycom picks Paul as ANZ vice president

21 October 2014 in People Moves

Collaboration vendor Polycom has appointed Paul Newell as vice president of its Australia and New Zealand operations.

Oracle addresses data governance and compliance

21 October 2014 in Enterprise Solutions

Oracle Enterprise Metadata Management 12c aims to help organisations meet data governance and compliance issues whether information is stored on…

Intergen deal expands the Empired

21 October 2014 in Listed Tech

IT services company Empired is to acquire application services provider Intergen.

ACCC: Telstra promises improved Aussie Consumer Law compliance

21 October 2014 in Mobility

Telstra is famous for a few things: hopeless customer service, ACCC dealings, awesome Next G/4G networks, playing hardball with the…

Acer adds to Chromebook choices

21 October 2014 in Hardware & Storage

Acer has announced two new Chromebooks and a Chromebox.

Pushback against systemd in Debian gathers steam

21 October 2014 in Open Source

A general resolution on not allowing Debian packages to depend on a single init system has been revived by developer…

Presto’s scary Halloween stream horrors

21 October 2014 in Entertainment

Foxtel’s latest attempt to scare up a few new Presto customers comes courtesy of the Halloween tradition, with the promise…