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MYOB going public to raise up to $834m

31 March 2015 in Accounting Software

Online accounting software company MYOB has at last confirmed what the market has been expecting for many months, announcing it…

Vodafone enters Galaxy S6 pre-order scrum

31 March 2015 in Mobility

Vodafone is the last of the big three carriers to offer the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge, but…

Telstra switching on 1GB for $10 'excess data blocks' for mobile customers

31 March 2015 in Telecoms & NBN

Dubbed ‘Extra Data’, Telstra is swapping excess data charges for a $10 charge per 1GB block from 12 May 2015…

Microsoft Office 365 and Dynamics CRM – now on Australian data centres

31 March 2015 in Data Centres

Apart from speed increases for local users, and geo-redundant backup it also satisfies certain requirements for Australian data to be…

Moovit public transport app goes live in Australia

31 March 2015 in Mobility

The Moovit local transport app is now officially serving selected Australian cities following a beta period that attracted more than…

Semble launches ‘first’ NZ mobile wallet

31 March 2015 in Mobility

New Zealand’s ‘first’ mobile wallet has been launched by local company Semble in a collaboration with mobile phone network operators…

VIDEO: LG launches next-gen 4K UHD range and new AV range

31 March 2015 in Entertainment

iTWire has the full launch video from today’s LG 4K UHD TV event in Sydney: new 4K UHD TV, better…

NBN Co puts FTTB on the market

31 March 2015 in Telecoms & NBN

NBN Co is launching its Fibre to the Building service today.

Telstra gives Galaxy S6 the Blue Tick and reveals plan pricing

30 March 2015 in Mobility

Rounding out the main carriers' offers, Telstra has announced its pricing for the new Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6…

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VIDEO: Telstra previews FTTB NBN experience in Melbourne Forza Italia store

31 March 2015 in Telecoms & NBN

A Telstra NBN FTTB pilot customer in Melbourne is getting 80Mbps down and 30Mbps up but Telstra warns speeds may…

AARNet connects smart farm innovation centre

31 March 2015 in Strategy

The University of New England’s AARNet-connected SMART Farm Innovation Centre at the university’s Armidale campus in regional New South Wales…

Aussie market in the cloud with Xero

31 March 2015 in Accounting Software

New Zealand-based accounting software provider Xero is claiming 200,000 customers in Australia have now signed on to use their cloud…

Surviving systemd: Lucas Nussbaum satisfied with init system outcome

31 March 2015 in Open Source

It would not be an exaggeration to say that no leader of the Debian GNU/Linux Project has had to cope…

Microsoft ChromeBook strategy – kill it on price and features

31 March 2015 in Home IT

Microsoft is readying an assault on low cost ‘browser based’ computing – currently the domain of Google’s Chrome OS –…

3D Flash memory to enable 10TB SSD

31 March 2015 in Manufacturing Technology

The new buzzword in flash memory is 3D. It stacks layers of storage cells vertically to create up to three…

PayStand releases ‘first’ all-in-one mobile POS app

30 March 2015 in Mobility

Payment solutions provider PayStand has released the next-generation of its mobile app which it says is the first all-in-one mobile…

Hoh crosses from Symantec to FireEye

30 March 2015 in People Moves

Security vendor FireEye has appointed former Symantec senior sales executive Eric Hoh as the first president of its Asia Pacific…

World of Tanks Generals closed beta codes last chance

30 March 2015 in Entertainment

Here is the final batch of World of Tanks Generals closed beta Steam codes to distribute to our readers. If…

Virgin Mobile joins Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge pre-order lineup

30 March 2015 in Mobility

Virgin Mobile is touting its 'data rollover' to potential Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge buyers.

SaaS developer unleashes Quickbooks integration

30 March 2015 in Cloud Accounting

Inventory management software-as-a-service (SaaS) developer, Unleashed Software, has announced an integration with Intuit’s QuickBooks Online business and financial management software…

Up to 6GB a month for Samsung Galaxy S6 and edge on Optus

30 March 2015 in Mobility

Optus has a couple of sweeteners aimed at purchasers of the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge.

On the edge of another Galaxy – first looks

30 March 2015 in Mobility

Samsung has launched the Star Ship Galaxy on a quest to conquer all Android smartphones. To go where no smartphone…

ASUS ZenWatch in Australia

30 March 2015 in Mobility

ASUS, a Taiwanese based, innovative computer maker has released it’s A$289 Android Wear, ZenWatch in Australia.

Telstra gives fixed broadband home users a present

29 March 2015 in Telecoms & NBN

Telstra has given its fixed broadband users a little surprise – well in some cases a big one!

Lumia’s new flagship – just waiting on Windows 10

28 March 2015 in ShawThing

Microsoft has not conceded the high-end to iFans and FanDroids. It is just putting the touches on new Windows 10…

Apple to release new iPhones soon

28 March 2015 in ShawThing

Apple – “We don’t comment on anything’ – is according to Digitimes reportedly readying a new iPhone 6S, 6S Plus,…