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A number of Australians have reported difficulties with lodging their tax returns through the myGov portal in its first year.
The Australian Auditor General has flagged he may review Australian government agencies' access of telecommunications customer records following a massive increase in the number of authorisations granted.
Program aims to generate more interest in STEM subjects and strengthen the innovation ecosystem in Brazil
[UPDATED] The company is improving encryption for Outlook.com and OneDrive users and aiming to boost confidence of foreign governments in their integrity.
As one probe closes, another probe opens?
It is essential that an organization's critical computer/networking systems and services are properly monitored so that staff can be made aware of and respond to problems and trends. This System...
Bitcoin sorta legal in CA, NSA transparency report, and Internet voting fails in Norway [Government IT Week]
Internet voting fails in Norway (and if it won't work there, it probably won't work anywhere). If you're living on the left coast, you can now, at least semi-legally buy your weed with bitcoin, and the DNI releases a transparency report. No, that's not a joke. We report the news here, bucko.
The government has decided that it's not worth the risks, especially since test programs didn't improve turnout. Yet enthusiasm remains in other countries.
The Director of National Intelligence has taken a cue from Silicon Valley giants with more transparency about data collection.
UPDATED: Citing government policies, as of July 1 Microsoft will no longer use email to issue certain security notifications.
As Telstra begins planning and design work for a fibre to the node trial in New South Wales and Queensland, the Victorian trial remains stalled.
As the company takes up the fight to deter online copyright infringement, Village Roadshow co-CEO Graham Burke has confirmed that Netflix is in negotiations to come to Australia in the near future.
A parliamentary committee has called on the Australian government to commence a royal commission into Australian Securities and Investments Commission and the Commonwealth Bank of Australia.
Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has told ZDNet that the deal signed today with Telstra for a fibre-to-the-node trial will see the NBN built sooner.
Telstra and NBN Co have signed an AU$150 million deal to rent copper, design and build a fibre to the node rollout to 206,000 premises in New South Wales and Queensland.