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PNG merger for MCR and Allcom

22 October 2014 in Deals

Two of Papua New Guinea’s ICT services vendors, MCR and Allcom, have merged to make the new company one of…

Here’s Telstra’s T Health press event in full - VIDEO

22 October 2014 in Health

Telstra has tentacles in many pies, but with its latest move into the eHealth arena, it shouldn’t have to worry…

G.fast comes closer – a boost for the NBN and copper

22 October 2014 in Telecoms & NBN

  This year’s Broadband World Forum 2014 currently being held in Amsterdam features an ‘Interoperability Pavilion’ highlighting G.fast, the technology…

Telstra’s T Health an OZ eHealth revolution

22 October 2014 in Health

Telstra’s vision for a more connected healthcare system has launched today as Telstra Health, with the Company aiming to become…

TPPA: Like Oliver Twist, the US always wants more

22 October 2014 in Open Sauce

Leak number four of the IP chapter of the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement, a multi-country "free trade" proposal, tells us…

Mint Wireless sacks CEO, share trading halted

22 October 2014 in Listed Tech

Wireless payments operator Mint Wireless is trying to hide the bad news, but it’s getting increasingly difficult.

iPhone 6 boosts Apple’s numbers

22 October 2014 in Listed Tech

Apple has announced its annual results. They include results for the last quarter, when the iPhone 6 was released. Things…

MYOB invests in cloud ERP solutions provider

21 October 2014 in Accounting Software

Accounting software provider MYOB has taken a minority investment position in Washington-based cloud ERP and financial software provider Acumatica following…

Telstra's Ooyala gobbles up Videoplaza

21 October 2014 in Strategy

Telstra subsidiary Ooyala is to acquire video advertising provider Videoplaza.

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Alibaba’s BIG commercial deal for merchants and suppliers

22 October 2014 in Deals

Alibaba has done a deal with Aussie software company Bigcommerce to give merchants “greater global access to products and services”…

Vodafone’s dandy iPad deals: Air 2, Mini 3

22 October 2014 in Mobility

Taking advantage of its superfast 4G network and improved 3G network, Vodafone has done a deal to sell Apple’s latest…

Win a trip to ESA space operations center: Name Comet's Site J

21 October 2014 in Space

You only have less than a day to provide a better name for Site J, the site where Rosetta's lander…

Paragon backs up Boot Camp

21 October 2014 in Hardware & Storage

Paragon Software has spotted a gap in the market - an OS X based tool for backing up Boot Camp…

Seagate’s lucky Luczo gets top CEO gong

21 October 2014 in Enterprise Staff

Harvard Business Review has named Seagate Chairman and CEO Steve Luczo as “one of the best-performing CEOs in the world”…

Polycom picks Paul as ANZ vice president

21 October 2014 in People Moves

Collaboration vendor Polycom has appointed Paul Newell as vice president of its Australia and New Zealand operations.

Oracle addresses data governance and compliance

21 October 2014 in Enterprise Solutions

Oracle Enterprise Metadata Management 12c aims to help organisations meet data governance and compliance issues whether information is stored on…

Intergen deal expands the Empired

21 October 2014 in Listed Tech

IT services company Empired is to acquire application services provider Intergen.

ACCC: Telstra promises improved Aussie Consumer Law compliance

21 October 2014 in Mobility

Telstra is famous for a few things: hopeless customer service, ACCC dealings, awesome Next G/4G networks, playing hardball with the…

Acer adds to Chromebook choices

21 October 2014 in Hardware & Storage

Acer has announced two new Chromebooks and a Chromebox.

Pushback against systemd in Debian gathers steam

21 October 2014 in Open Source

A general resolution on not allowing Debian packages to depend on a single init system has been revived by developer…

Presto’s scary Halloween stream horrors

21 October 2014 in Entertainment

Foxtel’s latest attempt to scare up a few new Presto customers comes courtesy of the Halloween tradition, with the promise…

Finding a business card in a Haystack

21 October 2014 in Business Technology

An Australian startup thinks it has figured out how to do electronic business cards properly.

Noteshelf joins Livescribe camp

21 October 2014 in Mobility

Smartpen users get a new software option.

PC market recovering – sort of

21 October 2014 in Market

Asia Pacific PC shipments are up on the quarter but down on the year. So the news is good or…

Drones get up-close and personal with whales

20 October 2014 in Biology

Canadian researchers have used cameras onboard drones to capture images and video of killer whales off of British Columbia. Killer…

Yuile crosses from AAPT to Nextgen

20 October 2014 in People Moves

Fibre optics networks vendor Nextgen Networks has appointed former AAPT CEO David Yuile as Managing Director.