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BYOx drives network security rethink

17 April 2014 in Security

Organisations have not been listening carefully to security messages, according to F5 Networks APAC director of product and business intelligence…

How MYOB plans to improve the user experience

17 April 2014 in Strategy

MYOB puts a lot of effort into providing users with a good experience. Here's how it goes about the task…

Can developers work effectively in open plan offices?

17 April 2014 in Enterprise

For the first quarter-century of Microsoft's existence, Bill Gates famously championed the idea of giving developers private offices. The idea…

L'Oréal selects Sitecore for ‘digital beauty’ experience

17 April 2014 in Deals

The L'Oréal group of companies has selected Sitecore’s experience management software for facilitating enhanced customer services.

Wave your arm in the air, pay and go!

17 April 2014 in Technology

In what is claimed as a wearable tech first, Australian tailor and menswear company M.J. Bale has teamed up with…

JCurve Solutions goes Full Circle with capital raising, acquisition

17 April 2014 in Deals

Australian-listed IT services company JCurve Solutions has raised around $2.5 million in a share placement, with the funds to be…

Hey, you, get off of my cloud

17 April 2014 in Cloud

Major cloud service providers in Asia Pacific are cutting prices and threatening smaller players’ existence, according to one major analyst…

Galaxy S5 to outsell S4 - Samsung

16 April 2014 in Mobility

Samsung's new Galaxy S5 smartphone will outsell the stellar sales of its predecessor the Galaxy S4, according to a top…

iiNet bowls up success with cricket, football sponsorships

16 April 2014 in Deals

Perth-based national ISP iiNet has renewed its sponsorship of Big Bash cricket team the Sydney Sixers with a three-year principal…

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What happened to cloudbursting?

17 April 2014 in Cloud

Cloudbursting - the practice of running baseline workloads in house but pushing peak loads onto a cloud provider's infrastructure -…

PS3 Minecraft goes to the disco

17 April 2014 in Entertainment

1.5 million Minecrafters have downloaded the game on the PlayStation 3.  Now offline PS3 owners get a chance to plumb…

LG trims $2K off OLED TV

17 April 2014 in Entertainment

If you have coveted a 55” curved OLED TV but baulked at the price LG has cut A$2000 off bringing…

Samsung cleans up glass

17 April 2014 in Mobility

Samsung’s product strategy VP Yoon Han-kil said recently “We’re trying out a lot of new things like wearables, convergence with…

Samsung tizen of Android?

17 April 2014 in Mobility

Samsung must be getting tired of being Apple’s punching bag and taking the blows for Google’s Android alleged patent infringements.…

NASA’s historic Launch Pad 39A goes to SpaceX

16 April 2014 in Space

The U.S. space agency NASA has agreed to a 20-year contract with SpaceX, which allows the private American spaceflight company…

Beating Apple was a survival strategy – Samsung

16 April 2014 in ShawThing

It was not that Samsung just wanted to emulate Apple’s success – in the iPhone and iPad arena – it…

Rex Software makes its mark in real estate

16 April 2014 in Market

Brisbane-based software and IT services company Rex Software is claiming significant growth and client acquisition over the past year and…

DDLS, Ouellette form alliance for Australian market

16 April 2014 in Training

Technical IT training group Dimension Data Learning Solutions (DDLS) has teamed up with US consulting firm Ouellette & Associates in…

Panasonic GH4 camera also has 4K video recording

16 April 2014 in ShawThing

Panasonic cameras a.k.a. Lumix, has released the latest in its G series camera – a Micro Four Thirds, DSLM (digital…

Can an SSD breathe new life into a netbook?

16 April 2014 in Mobility

I've owned a Toshiba NB300 netbook for a few years, and I still take it on business trips. I chose…

Mint Wireless gets new chairman, new CEO

15 April 2014 in People

Australian-listed global mobile payments and transactions processing company Mint Wireless has appointed a new Executive Chairman and new CEO.

SpaceX launch delayed by leaky helium

15 April 2014 in Space

The SpaceX launch of the CRS-3 resupply mission to the International Space Station was delayed on April 14, 2014, due…

April 2014’s Blood Moon dazzles sky watchers

15 April 2014 in Space

The Blood Moon that was part of the April 15, 2014 total lunar eclipse was spectacular for many observers around…

The death of ALM?

15 April 2014 in Technology

Has application lifecycle management (ALM) passed its use-by date? Some CIOs apparently think so.

CeBIT.AU Business Awards 2014 finalists announced

15 April 2014 in Development

CeBIT Australia received a record number of nominations for its CeBIT.AU Business Awards and today the organisation announced the 2014…

Bulletproof opens Melbourne office

15 April 2014 in Strategy

Cloud services provider and Amazon Web Services partner Bulletproof has followed Dropbox in announcing a new Aussie office, this time…