Articles about Australia
Freelancer.com has picked up over a million new users in its latest multi-million dollar acquisition spree, according to the company’s CEO, Matt Barrie.
Australia's Privacy Commissioner will not be investigating whether Australian organisations and government agencies have been vulnerable to privacy breaches from the Heartbleed bug until allegations are made about specific organisations.
A new ad-hoc fibre link lit up yesterday in Auckland to speed research data traffic between Australia and New Zealand.
Telecommunications company TPG has been handed a AU$400,000 fine by the Federal Court for failing to connect 193 calls to the Triple Zero emergency call service.
While St. George has no idea how many of its customers are interested in wearable technology, the bank has launched its first smartwatch banking app.
NBN Co has said that its 105Mbps download speed achieved in a fibre-to-the-node trial was based on a single test, and has suggested TPG should be taxed for its proposed fibre to the building plans.
Dropbox has reiterated that it's 275 million users are safe from Heartbleed, following announcing the opening of its first Australian office in Sydney.
A serious security flaw affected internet users everywhere, but the Australian government did nothing to help SME and home users understand what was happening.
Former independent senator for Tasmania Brian Harradine was key to the privatisation of Telstra, and one of the first in Australian parliament to float the idea of a mandatory internet filter.
NBN Co has announced it will target apartment blocks and offices in CBD's in a "commercial response" to companies like TPG planning large-scale network rollouts to those areas.
NBN Co board member and Internode founder, Simon Hackett, has signed a multi-million dollar deal for a 40 percent stake in Australian cloud and managed hosting services provider, UltraServe.
There will be no changes to proposed anti-cyber bullying legislation, despite a strong campaign to get the Australian government to include adults as part of the legislation following the death of TV personality Charlotte Dawson.
CloudCentral has signed four new partnerships that will grant its new partners access to the company's cloud platform.
NBN Co could ultimately end up paying Telstra AU$98 billion over the next 55 years in lease payments for ducts, dark fibre and other telecommunications infrastructure, according to a report.
A reported plan to cut Australia's chief scientific research organisation by AU$150 million has been labelled as a travesty by shadow minister assisting the leader on science, Kim Carr.