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Tim Cook in his most revealing interview ever

18 September 2014 in Enterprise Staff

American talk show host and journalist Charlie Rose sat down with enigmatic Apple CEO Tim Cook for about two hours,…

New Airbus patent helps you forget you're in a plane

18 September 2014 in Development

Airbus' team of aircraft designers aren't leaving all the Virtual Reality fun to Google and Oculus, designing a headrest for…

Australia gets its first bitcoin EFTPOS card

18 September 2014 in Development

Australian-based startup CoinJar has announced CoinJar Swipe, the first EFTPOS card compatible with bitcoin.

Sydney startup picks former Microsoft exec for CEO role

18 September 2014 in People Moves

Sydney-based food and drink tab startup Clipp has appointed Todd Forest, a former Microsoft executive, as its new CEO.

Goldgenie pimps iPhone 6

18 September 2014 in Mobility

More blingly-blingy to go with your iPhone 6 ringy-ringy.

Big data just gets bigger & bigger

17 September 2014 in Data

The big data market continues to get bigger, with investment in big data technologies growing incrementally, as the latest survey…

Cloud forecast, so HDS takes a new tack

17 September 2014 in Strategy

Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) has traditionally addressed the requirements of the high-end enterprise market. How is the company responding to…

Smartwatch, SmartWristband market ready to explode

17 September 2014 in Mobility

The future is bright for the wearables market with predictions that the worldwide smartwatch and wristband market is set to…

Car hacking the torque of the town

17 September 2014 in Security

Cars have "virtually non-existent" levels of security and are at extreme levels of risk of being hacked, according to a…

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Apple tipped $A slide

18 September 2014 in Core Dump

Say what you like about Apple or the iPhone 6, the company seems to know what it's doing when it…

Interactive Intelligence gets Queensland Government tick

18 September 2014 in Deals

Customer experience specialist Interactive Intelligence has been appointed to the Queensland Government ICT Services Panel.

Acronis returns to Singapore

18 September 2014 in Strategy

Data protection company Acronis was founded in Singapore, and has now returned home to open its new international headquarters. The…

Yahoo7 fetches new TV deal

18 September 2014 in Entertainment

Yahoo7 today announced its catchup service, PLUS7, would be available on Fetch TV from today.

Datastor becomes the Paragon of Australian distributors

18 September 2014 in Development

Backup and data protection vendor Paragon Software has appointed Datastor as its Australian distributor.

Instructure goes local for Canvas

18 September 2014 in Strategy

Cloud-based learning management system provider Instructure has set up a local operation and is now actively offering Canvas to customers…

Americans a big step closer to launching astronauts

17 September 2014 in Space

NASA announced Tuesday, September 16, 2014, that it has selected Boeing and SpaceX as their commercial partners to transport astronauts…

Aussie technology plays part in recovery from stroke

17 September 2014 in Business Technology

Technology developed by Australian critical infrastructure management solutions vendor Opengear is successfully allowing remote maintenance of hospital-based robots worldwide to…

Orange appoints new Australasian head

17 September 2014 in People Moves

Enterprise communications vendor Orange Business Services, part of the Orange Group (ORAN), has promoted nine year company veteran Kevin Griffen…

Westpac and BlueChilli team up for startup competition

17 September 2014 in Deals

Westpac has joined forces with venture technology accelerator BlueChilli in announcing the Westpac Innovation Challenge, a $40,000 competition that will…

Foxtel Play gets added Style with new channels

17 September 2014 in Entertainment

Paid entertainment provider Foxtel has announced  three additional channels for its Internet subscription Foxtel Play - E!, 13th Street and Style.

BlackLine using Australia as APAC springboard

17 September 2014 in Strategy

Cloud finance software provider BlackLine is looking to build its ANZ operation into a regional presence.

Left 4 Dead 2 finally uncut for Australia

17 September 2014 in Entertainment

Australian gamers have been waiting a long few years to be able to play the 'adult' version of zombie classic…

BlackLine hunts Hunt to build APAC business

17 September 2014 in People Moves

Finance controls and automation SaaS provider BlackLine has appointed Todd Hunt as its vice president and general manager for the…

Victorian Police may be able to add or delete data on a terrorism suspect's computer

16 September 2014 in Security

Announced today, a review of counter-terrorism laws in Victoria has suggested a number of changes.

Flower lovers at Floriade to get free WiFi

16 September 2014 in Deals

Canberra's annual flower festival Floriade will be filled not just with whiffs of nature but also free WiFi, thanks to…

New country manager takes Watch

16 September 2014 in People Moves

Security solutions provider WatchGuard Technologies, has appointed a 30-year IT industry veteran to head up its Australian and New Zealand…