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Lenovo ready to ship Windows 10 devices, free OS upgrade info

28 July 2015 in Home Tech

A list of Lenovos upgradeable to Windows 10 has been published, while tablets, laptops, convertibles and desktops pre-loaded with Windows…

Locomote integrates with Expensify in APAC travel partnership

28 July 2015 in Strategy

Australian travel tech company, Locomote, has integrated with global expense management platform Expensify in a deal which the two companies…

UXC powers on with $100m-plus in new contracts

28 July 2015 in Listed Tech

Listed ICT services company UXC has finalised a raft of new contract deals worth over $100 million as it looks…

SpeedCast continues on growth path through acquisition

28 July 2015 in Strategy

Hong Kong based satellite telecommunications provider SpeedCast is acquiring European maritime communications service provider SAIT Communications.

Industry not happy with telco threat legislation

28 July 2015 in Technology Regulation

A combined submission by all major industry groups argues strongly against the Government’s plans to intervene in telcos' commercial decisions…

iiNet votes in favour of TPG takeover

28 July 2015 in Listed Tech

 iiNet shareholders have voted overwhelmingly for the company’s $1.6 billion takeover by TPG. It will all be done within six weeks.

ALP and Shorten fall short on Data Retention “backflip”

27 July 2015 in Beerfiles

Too little, too late and too bad – that about sums up the newfound misgivings of the ALP and its…

Going digital will save government, Aussies billions

27 July 2015 in Government Tech Policy

We Australians have still not fully embraced the use of online channels to transact with government, including for completing tax…

Internet Australia and EFA support ALP call for Data Retention Act review

27 July 2015 in Technology Regulation

Internet Australia and EFA have given their support to the Labor Party’s call for a review of the Data Retention…

Breaking IT News

It’s a Sony – Dick Moves more!

28 July 2015 in Mobility

Sony Mobile Communications has selected Dick Smith and its upmarket MOVE stores to handle its new Xperia handsets including E4g…

OPPO R7g – first looks

28 July 2015 in Mobility

It must be the time for dual sim smartphones - enter OPPO’s latest R7g Android smartphone.

Huawei’s new P8 smartphone now in Australia

28 July 2015 in Mobility

Huawei’s P8 is a premium Android smartphone available in a 4G single sim and a 4G/GSM dual sim version. Dual…

Do I trust you?

28 July 2015 in Listed Tech

Trust is vital to the growth of the sharing economy. Is that Uber driver safe? Will my AirBnB apartment measure…

LG – bets on curved and flat OLED TV

28 July 2015 in Entertainment

LG has decided to take an each way bet – soon you can have both curved and flat OLED TVs…

You’ve got Dmail - and now you haven’t

28 July 2015 in Entertainment

Dmail promises a way to unsend emails long after you’ve sent them, giving email ‘a delete button’, but it still…

Vodafone opens first Vodafone Business Centre: VBC

28 July 2015 in Telecoms & NBN

Vodafone first Australian Business Centre has launched in Adelaide, featuring Vodafone’s full range of products and business services, with 23…

Review - Fitness Match for iOS

27 July 2015 in Software

Fitness Match helps put fitness seekers and fitness trainers in touch.

New digital sales chief for Southern Cross Austereo

27 July 2015 in People Moves

Radio group Southern Cross Austereo has appointed Australian and US radio sales veteran Steve Brown as its director of digital…

$1 million in pro bono services from TCS to benefit NFPs

27 July 2015 in Consulting

Six Australian not-for-profit organisations are set to receive expert IT and technology support free of charge, as part of a…

Check Points new technology stops zero day exploits

27 July 2015 in Security

Imagine if you will that you are a promising, white hat hacker working in a top secret government run lab…

Cellnet accessorises

27 July 2015 in Listed Tech

You may not have heard of the company but if you visit major retailers you will have heard of Lexar,…

Aerohive looks for Wi-Fi differentiation

27 July 2015 in Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi networking and management vendor Aerohive is looking to the enterprise for Australian growth. And the search is on for a…

Did Optus fix its outage? Yes!

25 July 2015 in Telecoms & NBN

Optus suffered a ‘major outage’ on Friday 24 July, which stretched across 3 hours and annoyed customers across NSW, Victoria…

Virgin Mobile’s new data rollover and double data deals

25 July 2015 in Mobility

Virgin Mobile says it’s first to offer double data deals with data rollover, although its original data rollover deal was…

Klika kashes in with zipMoney credit

24 July 2015 in Home Tech

Klika, which counts itself among Australia’s top 20 online retailers, has introduced new branded products and a ‘socially responsible’ affordable…

CSC, HCL launch new company to service banking industry

24 July 2015 in Strategy

IT services companies CSC and HCL Technologies have teamed up to launch a joint venture banking and software services company.






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