A professional journalist with decades of experience, Sam for nine years used DOS and then Windows, which led him to start experimenting with GNU/Linux in 1998. Since then he has written widely about the use of both free and open source software, and the people behind the code. His personal blog is titled Irregular Expression.
Dr Ziggy Switkowski has been reappointed as chairman of NBN Co and a non-executive director of the board for three more years.
The federal Department of Health has been forced to remove a dataset made available to the public on the data.gov.au website after a researcher at Melbourne University found that service provider IDs could be identified.
In 2016, digital transactions are the norm. Or so one would think. But this does not appear to be the case with National Australia Bank.