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Symantec gives $260,000 to beyondblue

24 October 2014 in Strategy

Depression and anxiety charity beyondblue today received a further donation of $260,000 from software giant Symantec.

Motorola’s 360 smart watch rolls into Australia Oct 31

24 October 2014 in Mobility

Motorola had taken its time getting its round Moto 360 Android Wear smartwatch on sale in the US, and while…

Three new Toshiba tablets and notebooks turn up at retail

23 October 2014 in Mobility

Here’s a tip - if you’re looking for the latest and greatest from Toshiba, its just-launched new range may well…

Intuit says new releases open global SMB market to Aussie developers

23 October 2014 in Accounting Software

The big US online accounting software provider Intuit, which entered the Australian market in its own right just over one…

Record price set for Apple 1 at auction

23 October 2014 in Home IT

There's a history of Apple 1 computers selling for big money.

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…

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Intel CEO to deliver CES 2015 keynote

24 October 2014 in Home IT

Intel’s CEO, Brian Krzanich, will give a keynote on January 6 at 4.30pm Las Vegas time to the assembled global…

Telstra’s iPad pricing tips up: Air 2, Mini 3

24 October 2014 in Mobility

Telstra is now selling the iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 with Wi-Fi + Cellular at select stores and…

UltraServe goes for growth with Hybris Extend partnership

24 October 2014 in Cloud

Sydney-based managed cloud services company UltraServe has signed up as a managed public cloud provider for Hybris Software – a…

Video: Watch a leech suck in a worm like spaghetti

23 October 2014 in Biology

While hiking in Borneo, a tourist captures video of a "carnivorous leech eating a giant jungle worm".  

Epson buyers score AFC Asian Cup tickets

23 October 2014 in Print Solutions

Epson is capitalising on its sponsorship of the AFC Asian Cup soccer competition by offering free tickets to printer buyers.

My Film Bag puts an end to dusty x-rays

23 October 2014 in Cloud

A Melbourne startup makes it easy for medical imaging specialists to provide online access to x rays, scans and other…

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.