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Google testing drones with Queensland farmers

29 August 2014 in Development

Tech giant Google isn't letting Amazon have all the fun with drones, announcing its research laboratory has been testing drones…

Xiaomi destroying Samsung in China

29 August 2014 in Mobility

Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi is continuing to dominate the Chinese smartphone market, holding the top spot for the fourth consecutive month,…

Russian hackers attack anti-US supporters

29 August 2014 in Security

A Russian self-proclaimed hacker community is stealing user data by pretending the software was designed to attack Western governments and…

Aussie consumer watchdog taking on Valve in federal court

29 August 2014 in Entertainment

Valve, the company behind the massively popular gaming platform Steam, is facing legal action in the Federal Court of Australia…

Apple sends out invites for "blockbuster" event

29 August 2014 in Mobility

Apple has finally let the cat out of the bag, inviting media to its Cupertino, California hometown for a "special…

HP on top in server race

29 August 2014 in Hardware & Storage

HP has overtaken IBM as server market leader. Its position is likely to be further consolidated by its announcement this…

Netflix releases three internal tools to give hackers the flick

28 August 2014 in Security

US-based online streaming service Netflix has released three internal security tools to the public, each designed to monitor emerging security threats…

Watch out for 9 September iWatch launch

28 August 2014 in Mobility

It's the fabled unicorn of the tech world - Apple's long awaited 'iWatch' has been talked about for months if…

iiNet launches locally hosted Lync subscriptions

28 August 2014 in Cloud

ISP iiNet has begun offering a hosted Lync service as an add-on to its business plans.

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Kodak Alaris is turning its focus to Australia

29 August 2014 in Strategy

After concentrating on the US and western European markets, imaging vendor Kodak Alaris is looking to expand its Australian presence.

Film companies want US-style system to penalise downloaders

29 August 2014 in Open Sauce

The copyright industry's response to the government's proposal to curb the unauthorised downloading of online content remains the same as…

Malloy Hoverbike: It's not your old-fashion bicycle (or helicopter)

28 August 2014 in Automotive

Malloy Aeronautics has developed a drone that is a combination of a helicopter and a bicycle. They call it a…

CA ANZ living up to Hope's hopes

28 August 2014 in Listed Tech

The recently appointed managing director of CA Technologies' ANZ operation is finding her job "very rewarding" and speaks warmly of…

iiNet's Lync service uses Parallels Automation

28 August 2014 in Cloud

iiNet's new hosted Lync service relies on Parallels Automation for provisioning.

It's a dog day afternoon for GoPro

28 August 2014 in Mobility

Cat photos have long been the Internet's best friend but it's time for dogs to finally have their time in…

Victoria University eyes big data with new learning platform

28 August 2014 in Data

Melbourne's Victoria University has switched on its new learning management platform, Brightspace, to 40,000 students across both TAFE and higher…

NBN Co hit 2014 targets

28 August 2014 in Telecoms & NBN

NBN Co has announced that it achieved its targets for the 2014 financial year, and expects to double the number…

PBX220: small in size, big in features

28 August 2014 in Business Technology

The Speedytel PBX220 packs a lot of functionality into a small box.

Surface Pro 3 hits stores and selected offices

28 August 2014 in Mobility

Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 - the tablet that thinks it's a notebook, or perhaps vice versa - has arrived in…

ESA decides on 5 possible landing sites for Rosetta onto comet

27 August 2014 in Space

The European Space Agency's (ESA) Rosetta spacecraft is in parking orbit around the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. With a landing scheduled in…

It’sa Merc! Mercedes Benz in Mario Kart 8 new updates

27 August 2014 in Entertainment

The most popular game on the Wii U gets two new downloadable content packs available for pre-order now.

Landesk expanding with new reseller for Australian market

27 August 2014 in Strategy

Switzerland-based global IT solutions and asset management vendor LANDESK has appointed a new Australian-based reseller to support what it says…

International call costs affecting productivity: survey

28 August 2014 in Business Technology

It's not just you. Other companies find the cost of international roaming and overseas calls puts a crimp on productivity.

Apple offers free battery replacement to some iPhone 5 owners

27 August 2014 in Mobility

It's not a recall, but Apple has offered to replace the battery in certain iPhone 5 handsets.

Service virtualisation works for Superpartners

27 August 2014 in Business Technology

Using CA LISA service virtualisation software for component testing has paid dividends at superannuation service provider Superpartners.

Businesses planning for more apps: survey

27 August 2014 in Business Software

Custom-built applications are an increasingly important part of providing a good customer experience, according to a new study carried out…