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It's DAMsmart! Behind the scenes: photos

It's DAMsmart! Behind the scenes: photos

Australian media preservation and digitisation company DAMsmart is responsible for processing thousands and thousands of hours of culturally significant footage. Here's a glimpse at some of the tech used behind-the-scenes at their Canberra office.

April 29, 2011 by in Government

Secret CIA spy gadgets go public: photos

Secret CIA spy gadgets go public: photos

When you think CIA, the last word likely to come to mind is "open". And yet the US spy organisation has begun to lift the lid — albeit ever so slightly — in a bid to cultivate public support. In fact, the agency recently launched a retooled website, complete with YouTube and Flickr channels.

February 25, 2011 by in Government

Wikileaks gets ZDNet readers' support

Wikileaks gets ZDNet readers' support

ZDNet UK readers have broadly supported Wikileaks in a poll, with a majority saying the whistleblower site is right to publish confidential documents. We present the UK results of a global poll of over 11,000 ZDNet readers

December 20, 2010 by in Government

CSIRO broadband lab launch: photos

CSIRO broadband lab launch: photos

The CSIRO and National ICT Australia in conjunction with the New South Wales Government yesterday launched a new multimillion-dollar broadband research lab in Marsfield designed to develop applications for the National Broadband Network.

December 7, 2010 by in Networking

It's MAGIC: Aussie war robot photos

It's MAGIC: Aussie war robot photos

An Australian team has recently demonstrated its robotics "wizardry" by advancing to the grand finals of an international land warfare robot competition to be held in South Australia in November.

August 2, 2010 by in Government

Image Gallery: eWallet 6 for Windows Mobile

Image Gallery: eWallet 6 for Windows Mobile

Ilium Software's eWallet software is designed to let you securely carry all of your vital data (social security numbers, bank account logins/passwords, and more) with you on your mobile phone or PDA. eWallet 6 offer 2560bit AES FIPS encryption so your data is secure.

June 2, 2008 by in Hardware

Zune revealed

Zune revealed

Internal photos of Microsoft's Zune are part of a regulatory filing with the Federal Communications Commission by hardware maker Toshiba.

August 27, 2006 by in Microsoft

Aus internet safe from kill switch: Conroy

Following the internet blackout in Egypt over the last week, Communications Minister Stephen Conroy this morning said that he didn't think the Australian Government had the power to pass a law to make internet service providers cut off the internet.

February 2, 2011 in Government

Access Card not a general ID card: Keelty

The success of the proposed Access Card rests on how the private sector puts it to use, according to Australian Federal Police (AFP) Commissioner Mick Keelty.Keelty believes the private sector may use the Access Card as a general ID card when its real purpose was to ensure that the "right people" receive access to needed government services such as Medicare.

March 4, 2007 in Government

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