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BlackBerry 10 suffers security approval setback by UK gov't

UPDATED: Despite a strong hold of the worldwide public sector market, the UK government doesn't believe the latest BlackBerry 10 software is safe enough for secure communications. For now, the only modern day smartphone capable of government use in the UK is the iPhone.

March 20, 2013

Minister attacks Apple on Australia tax

Apple needs to "do the right thing" by its Australian customers and better price its new iPhone and other products for the local market, according to NSW Fair Trading Minister Anthony Roberts.

October 4, 2011

Apple drops Aussie app pricing

Apple has emerged from a nine-hour global iTunes maintenance period to reveal new pricing for Australian apps, which brings Australian prices in line with those in the US.

July 13, 2011 by

DSD outs guide to secure Apple's iOS

The Defence Signals Directorate (DSD) has released a guide for government iOS users and administrators that sets down a raft of measures to shore up the security of the Apple platform, while saying that iDevices like iPhone and iPad still aren't suitable for handling information classified above "In-Confidence".

July 3, 2011 by

The failcast: how much d'oh can we take?

This week, we have a whole podcast of fail. Sony PlayStation Network's breach has to be one of the biggest "d'oh!" moments in data breach history, while iPhone's location-tracking has people fuming, global roaming prices are just plain ridiculous and the Amazon Web Services outage shows that cloud can break, too.

April 28, 2011

DSD tests Apple iOS for national security

Apple iPhone and iPad devices running the iOS operating system may soon become officially certified by the Defence Signals Directorate (DSD) to connect to the secure Wi-Fi networks operated by the Federal Government, ZDNet Australia has learned.

February 23, 2011 by

2010, the year that was: photos

They say a picture tells 1000 words. Here at ZDNet Australia, we've compiled 25 of the year's best tech photos so you didn't have to read so much.

December 28, 2010

Roxon unveils e-health record iPhone app

At the launch of the government's two-day e-health conference in Melbourne, Health Minister Nicola Roxon unveiled an iPhone application that will enable doctors to access a patient's medical history through e-health records.

November 29, 2010 by

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