The FCC will not be getting the last word on the fate of net neutrality.
The FCC will not be getting the last word on the fate of net neutrality.
Optus misled customers by giving them a shorter timeframe to migrate to NBN services than contractually allowed, the ACCC has alleged, and by implying that they could only buy NBN services from Optus.
Around 1,400 laws that require physical paper reports from companies will be overturned, allowing for electronic documents.
The bank has admitted it was late in filing more than 53,500 reports as required under the Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Act, but has asked for Austrac to consider them as one course of conduct, arguing that it was due to one systems-related error.
Foreigners and minors will be prevented from creating accounts or trading virtual currencies in South Korea, the government said, while it will also tax profits for investors.
TVBO Productions and TVB are seeking to have the Australian Federal Court order ISPs to block alleged copyright-infringing websites that are accessed via specific smart TV boxes and associated apps.
Hybrid cloud technology is becoming a standard model for many modern enterprises, but the terminology can be difficult to fathom. This glossary of 25 hybrid cloud terms will help you gain an understanding...
Some Middle Eastern countries seem to have a difficult relationship with VoIP services and messenger apps
Google publishes all the National Security Letters on its Transparency Report that it's been cleared to disclose.
The total cost of complying with Australia's data retention laws was AU$176.2 million by June 2017, which was partially offset by the AU$128 million grants and AU$26.6 million in costs recovered from agencies.
The former general manager, Oliver Schmidt, has also been handed a hefty $400,000 fine.
The merger between Foxtel and Fox Sports has not been opposed by the ACCC, with News Corp to own 65 percent of the proposed merged entity while Telstra owns the remaining 35 percent.
Apple has successfully prevented Xiaomi from registering an EU trademark for its tablet product 'Mi Pad', as a court has found that the two disputed trademarks could confuse consumers.
Roadshow has been granted a 'Christmas' directions hearing next week for its fight against the HD Subs app and website on smart TVs to download content, which could potentially require IP-address rather than DNS blocking.
Was Mozilla legally allowed to change the default search engine for US Firefox users to Google from Yahoo? The remnants of Yahoo think not.
TPG will begin rolling out a 10Gbps-capable fibre broadband network for business customers in Adelaide at the beginning of 2018.
During the year, we have seen the destruction of SOPA and PIPA but the emergence of CISPA and similar laws around the world, a growing trend in hacks and scams, an explosion in malware, and states committing cyberwarfare on their friends and foes. Here's a run-down of what happened in 2012.
A jury decided that more than 25 Samsung phones and tablets contained contained technology that violated Apple patents. Now Apple wants to make sure than 9 of them won't get sold in the US.
Tim Cook's first year anniversary as Apple CEO was rewarded with a $1 billion jury verdict in his company's patent trial with Samsung. Here are the Samsung devices in question.
Microsoft unveils its first new logo in 25 years and only its fourth since 1975.
Come on! Is there really anything about the iPad's design that makes it so special that it should be used ban Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 sales? I Don't Think So.
USPTO has been granting lots of new patents, some with a surprisingly quick turnaround. Here are drawings of 10 noteworthy patents issued to top tech players last week.
As Facebook prepares to launch its massive IPO, it's a good time to look at the late 90s to see what people thought were good investments.
A look at Google's presentation outlining how it will fight back against Oracle's claims that it owes money for copying Java code
A selection of slides from Oracle's 91-page presentation to court, designed to push its claim that Google needs to pay it billions of dollars for using Java technology in Android
Facebook's IPO filing included images. Here they are and here's what they mean.
Over the years, we’ve developed a set of guidelines for holiday lights. Every holiday season we distribute citations to local residences for exceptionally good (and exceptionally bad) light displays.
A look back at some of the major controversies to grip the world's largest social network over the past few months. Is Facebook teetering on the edge of collapse?
Jawbone makes some of the best Bluetooth headsets and speaker so it wasn't much of a surprise that their new health device, the UP, is also built very well. Can the UP help you improve your health through activity tracking and team motivation?
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Facebook is rolling out a major revamp to its privacy settings. The changes affect what you see on your profile as well as when you share content on the social network.
Activists think next year's vote will convince politicians to make major changes to a new mass-surveillance law.
Norwegian firm DNV GL is shifting its quality-assurance certificates to a private blockchain to cut out counterfeits.
And thousands more user accounts have been affected by US national security orders than previously reported.
Researchers are developing algorithm that doesn't let automated systems perpetuate human discrimination.
Spanish researchers are developing a reversible digital-marking method using the H.264 video-compression standard.
Here are three lesser-known cloud services that can help solve the kind of business problems that keep you up at night.
European Commission hits Google with the highest penalty it's ever issued for giving an illegal advantage to its own shopping service while stifling competitors.
The German parliament has waved through a massive expansion of police hacking powers.
By building up a large defensive patent portfolio, PatentShield aims to "level the playing field" and deter larger companies from suing startups.
Europe's legislators are trying to decide whether to propose new laws that would compel internet companies to help police access encrypted data.
The mental wellbeing of staff who have to comb through troubling Facebook images and hate speech posts has become an issue for authorities in Germany.
The secretive system uses data and other techniques to ferret out cops and root out anyone who may do the service harm.
The Australian Federal Court has blocked piracy sites such as The Pirate Bay, isoHunt, and TorrentHound, although sites accessed through the use of VPNs are unaffected. For now.
Small Business Server (SBS) 2011 is a solid, mature product that brings powerful collaboration and communications tools in an easy-to-use and manage package, priced right for small businesses.
LG's mid-range musical phone features dual colour displays and tri-band connectivity, but it lacks memory expansion options.
Nokia's 6230i is an upgraded version of its classic, unpretentious 6230 with a higher quality screen, 1.3-megapixel camera and Bluetooth.
Samsung's latest slider phone, the D500, looks a lot like its sliding predecessor, but comes in a black case with a megapixel camera and an MP3 player.
Motorola's music mobile combines a full-featured handset that will appeal to a wide range of users whether they're looking for fun, functionality or the perfect mixture of both.
Apple's newest iPod gets a makeover, adds some evolutionary upgrades, and delivers more bang for the buck. But are these changes enough to make a big splash?
We take a peek at one of Sony's upcoming Hi-MD portable music players, supporting a gigabyte of removable storage thanks to the company's new higher-capacity MiniDisc. Sony's upcoming range of digital music players revamps previous MiniDisc players by introducing Hi-MD media.