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It is hoped that a new think tank will help alleviate the pressures put on Australia's regulatory landscape by the emerging IoT sector, which could 'smash' elements of the country's existing framework, according to Communications Alliance CEO John Stanton.
With the passing of the country's founding father Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore must now evolve and realize Lee's governing legacy may not necessarily support the next 50 years of growth.
The deal marks one of Lexmark's biggest plays since buying Germany-based software firm Saperion for about $72 million in 2013.
Freelancer.com has acquired the assets of Spanish online freelancer marketplace Projectlinkr, with the company hoping that the move will help ramp up its presence in the Spanish-speaking world.
Former AMD CEO Rory Read is joining Dell as the company's COO, while former Cisco exec Paul Perez will take over as CTO of Dell's enterprise solutions group.
The new BlackBerry Enterprise Service (BES) release goes all-in on mobile device management. But does it have what it takes to succeed in a crowded MDM market?
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The ATO is planning to retire its e-tax application by tax time 2016, and broaden the functionality of its newer online myTax return lodgement system as part of its Reinventing the ATO Blueprint released on Thursday.
Exemptions for technology researchers from laws that could see them jailed for sending certain information overseas have been extended in parliament.
New Zealand-based investigations and intelligence software company Wynyard Group is planning to publicly dual list on the Australian Securities Exchange in a bid to enable Australian investors to participate in its growth in the region.
UPDATED: It's not quite a throwback to the massive cuts that terrorized the tech giant a few years ago, but it could be a hint of blood in the water.
The Western Australian government is appointing its first CIO as part of a AU$25 million ICT Renewal and Reform Fund aimed at reducing the state's IT spend, which is estimated to be around AU$1 billion annually.
Pinterest has secured more than $367 million of its latest $577.9 million capital-raising round, according to new documents filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission.
Adobe is a player now and they hold their own with unique twists and turns against all major players in the marketing cloud space. But they have things they must do that will carry them to the next level. They do put on a helluva conference.
Angela Merkel has used the CeBIT event as a platform to advocate closer tech cooperation between China and Germany.
Australian-founded online crowdsourced security testing startup Bugcrowd is preparing for a period of rapid expansion after completing a $6 million Series A funding round led by Costanoa Venture Capital.
Ride-sharing app developer Lyft plans to speed up its global expansion after closing a $530 million funding round led by Japan's Rakuten.
Missing technology during the holiday? Want something sweet to eat after dinner? How about a geek cake to satisfy your cravings?
Every year, that certain November day comes along where we pause to reflect upon the things we're grateful for. Accordingly, here is a list of the tech I'm thankful for that made my life all the more enjoyable in 2012!
2013 is just around the corner, so prepare your office for the new year with a fine selection of 15 excellent office gadgets and must-haves! Sure to induce coworker jealousy.
The Chinese tech giant drafts engineers straight from universities around the country to drive its huge R&D effort. What do they find when they get to Shenzhen - and more to the point, what are the canteens like?
Have deep pockets? Perhaps a few of these gifts will tempt you. Jeweled USB or batcave, anyone?
Prepare to get your learn on with these 10 interesting and little-known facts about one of mankind's greatest achievements: the Internet (and the Web, too).
The London 2012 Olympics is going to be a huge working-from-home experiment for many organisations. Here are some tips on making it go smoothly
With these gadgets and must-haves, you'll have everyone in the office wondering how so much win could possibly come from one person! Be the awesome you want your office to be.
Prepare to celebrate the fourth of July in style with these awesome gadgets and apps! No matter who you are, there's something for just about everyone here.
ZDNet has gone global. This means you have access to even more great content from Australia, Asia, UK and US Editions, and valuable resources that connect you with industry experts and your peers from around the world.
Yes, upgrading your technology will cost a bundle of money and cause disruptions at work. But if you don't do it your business could have major consequences.
Looking to put some humor in your day? Check out this gallery of sight gags for geeks!
Take a peek inside the Windows 8 consumer preview, and see what Microsoft has in store for the iconic Windows operating system.
National ICT Australia (NICTA) has thrown its doors open for the seventh time in as many years, inviting all to see what's next in cutting-edge technology and also to open the Digital Productivity Showcase, a demonstration of future applications that will likely use and show the capabilities of the National Broadband Network.
A new effort at the Smithsonian will create digital 3D models and physical 3D printed of many of the objects in its archives, a step that could help researchers and educators alike.
With U.S. military personnel increasingly spread throughout the world, the Navy has commissioned a prototype of a forward-thinking nerve center that would allow decision makers to get the information they need, regardless of where they are and whether they can be in the room or log in virtually. CNET News reporter Daniel Terdiman was given a tour of the prototype for the Navy's Command Center of the Future by the project's lead research engineer.
How does solar conversion work now and how do we want it to work in the future? Paul Altivisatos, interim director for Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory at UC Berkeley, explains how a solar cell works and how the solar energy of the future, via a solar fuel generator that converts energy the same way plants do, can become more efficient. He says that rather than looking for what's next, he looks to the end result--an ideal usage for materials.
At the Intersolar Conference in San Francisco, Scott Stephens, Photovoltaic Specialist for the U.S. Department of Energy, explains why he's optimistic about the future. He expects the market to stabilize and manufacturing to begin to consolidate. In addition, he says, the DOE is always searching for solar technology that improves on efficiency, scalability, and durability.