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The government's move to force telcos and ISPs to retain customer metadata for two years has been branded 'intrusive of privacy' by the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights, in a new report calling for the government to define the types of data to be retained and review the two-year retention period.
Some of the largest technology companies operating in Australia could come under the scrutiny of Federal Treasurer Joe Hockey, as he calls out corporate tax evaders as 'thieves'.
As Google combats Europe' take on privacy, it wants the Europeans to enjoy the benefits of US privacy laws.
An ambitious plan to enable people around the globe to receive e-residency in Estonia has got the go-ahead.
NBN Co has formally ended the plans to roll out fibre to the premises to 93 percent of Australian premises, mandating that fibre to the node should be the default technology choice.
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South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill's declaration for the state to be 'digital by default' has met with a thumbs-up from the nation's IT and telecommunications industry body the AIIA.
The WTO's Information Technology Agreement is back on course after the United States and China agreed to the slashing of tariffs on electronic goods.
Everyone seems slightly shocked that the US president has come out in favor of net neutrality (he supported it before he won the White House), US Postal Service employee database was hacked (let's not go postal, folks), and the FBI took down 400 dark web sites. Plus more tasty govern-minty news from around the world. Read on.
A new discussion paper released by the Department of Communications is calling for greater sharing of the country's radiofrequency spectrum in a bid to free up space as it approaches a bandwidth shortage in the accommodation of emerging wireless technology.
When telcos have already begun forming partnerships for content and services to consumers, how exactly can net neutrality be protected?
The country's steering committee teams up with ICANN and WEF to create "essential mechanism" that will influence the way the global Internet is run
In a surprise statement in favor of net neutrality, President Obama calls for the Federal Communications Commission to reclassify Internet service as a utility.
More than 300,000 Veteran’s Health Administration clinicians and staff will have access to a new tailor-made service by Jive Software.
Australian businesses have been warned that they could fall victim to cyber attacks during next week's G20 summit in Brisbane.