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OwnFone puts custom braille buttons on mobiles

24 July 2014 in Mobility

A mobile phone with personalised buttons with braille legends has gone on sale in Australia.

Kogan joins fitness craze

24 July 2014 in Strategy

Fitness is back on the personal agenda for many people, and etailer Kogan is tapping the fitness zeitgeist with the…

Telstra sends more jobs to Asia

24 July 2014 in Listed Tech

When Telstra boss David Thodey said the company’s future is in Asia, he was right. That’s where many of the…

Australia a wireless leader and wired laggard

24 July 2014 in Telecoms & NBN

Australia has the second highest rate of broadband mobile in the world but ranks a lowly 21st place in fixed…

Was Catch of the Day afraid of losing Packer's cash injection?

24 July 2014 in Security

It seems that the recently-announced CatchOfTheDay data breach happened just two weeks prior to a major cash injection into the…

Seniors still love their landlines

23 July 2014 in Home IT

Smartphones may be taking over the world but Australia's seniors continue to rely on their home phone for communication according…

Chromebooks and Citrix here to stay

23 July 2014 in Business Technology

Virtualisation vendor Citrix is confident of an ongoing role in delivering virtualised applications and desktops to mobile devices, especially Chromebooks.

ACMA and AFP forum to fight child exploitation

23 July 2014 in Technology Regulation

Don’t call it ‘child pornography’ – that just encourages them, by partially legitimising an evil activity.

Apple: another quarter, another record

23 July 2014 in Listed Tech

Two things seem to happen every time Apple issues its quarterly results. There will be a record somewhere in the…

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Greens slam govt for refusing Senate poll source code motion

24 July 2014 in Government Tech Policy

Greene Senator Lee Rhiannon has described the refusal of the special minister of state to release source code for the…

CDC study reveals that most overweight kids do not think they are fat

23 July 2014 in Health

A survey by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found that most boys and girls who are…

Quantum goes for midmarket with DXi6900 backup unit

23 July 2014 in Hardware & Storage

Quantum's new DXi6900 is an "enriched and simplified" member of the storage vendor's backup deduplication family.

Samsung’s Cefai leading sales growth

23 July 2014 in People Moves

Samsung Australia has appointed a 25-year ICT industry veteran as its sales manager for enterprise business for the southern region.

KinCare adopts ClickSoftware cloud scheduling solution

23 July 2014 in Cloud

Aged-care services provider KinCare has implemented a flexible scheduling solution from ClickSoftware which will enable thousands of its mobile home…

Women in Innovation and Technology awards come to South Australia

23 July 2014 in Government Tech Policy

Women in Innovation and Technology SA (WITSA), in collaboration with News Corp Australia, has launched the inaugural Women in Innovation…

MuleSoft hitches Stern

23 July 2014 in People Moves

Enterprise software vendor MuleSoft has appointed Jonathan Stern as regional vice president for Australia and New Zealand.

Pega Australia and New Zealand gets new Leader

23 July 2014 in People Moves

Enterprise software firm Pegasystems has announced a new exeuctive director for Pega Australia and New Zealand - Scott Leader.

Another reseller gets Nimble

23 July 2014 in Strategy

Cloud business solutions provider The Instillery has joined flash storage vendor Nimble Storage's partner network.

Aussie and Kiwi researchers tighten the net

23 July 2014 in Networking

A new agreement between research networks on both sides of the Tasman will see improved networking and increased digital cooperation…

Australian Genome Research Facility picks Brocade for 10GbE upgrade

23 July 2014 in Networking

The Australian Genome Research Facility is upgrading its core network to 10 Gb Ethernet with Brocade switches.

Perth becomes a Smarter City with IBM

23 July 2014 in Deals

The City of Perth has taken on a team of international and local IBM experts as part of a $50…

New Humble Bundle features hit Square Enix games

23 July 2014 in Entertainment

Hot on the heels of the massively popular Humble 2K Bundle, which made a huge $4 million in donations over…

LogRhythm identifies retail cyber attacks

23 July 2014 in Security

Security company LogRhythm has announced a new set of product features to identify early indicators of cyber-attacks on the payment…

Research shows Australia and U.S. used to be connected

22 July 2014 in Biology

A study from the University of Tasmania shows that southern Australia and northwestern United States used to be together --…

Training needs are changing

22 July 2014 in Training

The type of training required by IT professionals is changing, according to the CEO of a major training provider.

RSA Web Threat Detection watches for mobile fraud

22 July 2014 in Security

A new version of RSA Web Threat Detection adds mobile application traffic visibility to crime and fraud monitoring.

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