The Victorian government has said it will attach a AU$2 levy to taxi and ridesharing fares in the state as part of deeming services such as Uber officially legal.
Windows users will have to wait another three weeks to patch two serious vulnerabilities with exploit code when Microsoft's regular patching schedule resumes.
Optus will roll out its 4.5G network across Australia during 2017, with Macquarie Park in Sydney the first location to gain access to the 1.03Gbps-capable network.
The government hopes its AU$1.9 million cyber-related university funding will reduce the skills shortage the industry is currently facing.
Ant Financial is ramping up its investment activity, with its latest target being South Korean mobile payments solution Kakao Pay.
The Australian-listed company has raised AU$4 million to pay off acquisition-related debt.
Australian-listed Data#3 has posted AU$5.8 million in net profit on revenue of AU$506 million for the first half of the 2017 financial year.
The bank has unveiled its plans to create an enterprise-wide, real-time data lake.
Data.World has secured $18.7 million in funding, bringing the total amount raised by the Austin-based startup to $32.7 million.
LG and Google teamed up to create the LG Watch Sport, one of the first devices to run Android Wear 2.0.