Attorney-General Brandis needs to forget categorising personal data by how it is collected, and focus on whether its use to solve crime justifies invading our privacy.
Cloud 8,997 articles
The National Computational Infrastructure has built an on-demand, high-performance cloud computing environment to process data-intensive computations, such as climate change, earth system science, and life sciences research.
Enterprise Software 15,552 articles
British mainframe player Micro Focus has finalised a $1.2 billion deal to merge with rival company The Attachmate Group, with the proposed post-merger entity expected to claim combined revenues of $1.4 billion.
Emerging Tech 9,886 articles
QUT researcher Michael Milford is embarking on a 'Frankenstein-type' research that will see software models of a rat's brain and human eyes be linked together to uncover alternative solutions for existing navigation technology.
Start-Ups 3,196 articles
Virgin founder Sir Richard Branson has come on board as a new investor in Californian ride-sharing startup Sidecar's latest $15 million funding round.
CXO 20,569 articles
The usually tight-lipped chief executive of Apple opened up to PBS' Charlie Rose in a two-part interview. Here's the second part.
NBN 2,896 articles
NBN Co has said that it is incorporating new fibre deployment methods to cut the cost and time of the rollout, which originated from an internal program known as Project Fox.
Smartphones 7,764 articles
The Android wars have just begun and Google's new Android Ones will soon go head-to-head against the dominant models in the marketplace. Which means it's a great time to see who the best of the budget breed in India currently are and what the new Ones will have to do to wrest customers away from them
Windows 8 831 articles
Microsoft will show off some of the enterprise-focused Windows Threshold features at an invitation-only event in San Francisco on September 30.
Innovation 169 articles
A report from the Brookings Institute claims that innovation within the robotics industry could lead to the formation of a new government entity: the Federal Robotics Commission.
Security 32,351 articles
Demands for user data requests have more than doubled in five years, with the U.S. government leading pack in the global intelligence gathering race.