AUSkey will be binned come March.
The result of 1.16 million assessments initiated by the responsible department.
The agency responsible for oversight of My Health Record is looking to move the industry onto more modern ways of communicating.
Former Prime Minister who brought in Australia's anti-encyption laws says the technology can prevent potential tapping by telco equipment manufacturers.
CSIRO receives a AU$1.15 million grant towards the AU$3 million project.
The bank is concerned it could be placed at a competitive disadvantage to benefit other industry participants if Australia's open banking regime is expanded.
The Securities Exchange has a few ideas on how the government could help reduce the barriers to entry for fintechs, with one being an investment in distributed ledger tech skills.
AGL and Energy Council ask the committee to be careful in recommending changes to the Consumer Data Right without being mindful of the impact to other industries, such as energy.
It has criticised the current approach as slow and says solutions are often ad hoc.
ASIC and RBA among those to have invited fintech and regtech startups through its doors for assistance in understanding regulatory requirements and identifying the viability of their products in the market.
The Reserve Bank says it is unclear whether there will be strong demand for global stablecoins, particularly for domestic payments.
The Department of Industry, Innovation, and Science thinks blockchain holds promise in Australia, even if the Digital Transformation Agency has dunked on its use.
If only a certain telco had not dropped plans to create its own mobile networks, nor try to merge with the number three mobile operator.
The sale of a 16% stake of the Australian telecommunications giant included a move to list on the New York Stock Exchange.
Located in Canberra, the National Computational Infrastructure stores and manages access to more than 10 petabytes of national and international data sets, including from the Bureau of Meteorology, the World Climate Research Programme, and observation data from NASA.
There are a lot of players in the mandatory data-retention debate. We look at who is for the legislation, and who is opposing it.
Operating and maintaining the sensitive IT equipment in Australia's tropical far north can be a challenging undertaking, but NEC Australia has worked out a way to keep things running for some of Australia's most remote communities.
Not-for-profit organisation OLPC Australia's new program, One Education, has now distributed 20,000 computing devices to schools throughout Australia, with a celebration held last week at a school where every student and teacher has a device.
Business-technology exhibition CeBIT 2012 kicked off today, bringing together a who's who of technology players. Many exhibitors appeared to be playing it safe, with booth babes absent from view. Instead, a few took BYO to heart, and brought their own trucks, caravans and bikes.
The Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials Australasia conference gives vendors a chance to show off the latest and greatest tech for keeping the public safe and dealing with emergency situations. ZDNet Australia took a sneak peak at some of the tech on show.
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.
New South Wales Deputy Premier Andrew Stoner officially opened Dimension Data's newest customer service centre in Sydney's Macquarie Park today.
Australia and New Zealand have handed in their written proposal that lays out why the nations should be chosen to host the Square Kilometre Array (SKA), the continent-sized radio telescope.
The annual CeBIT show started today in Sydney, with numerous speeches from technology heavy weights as well as stands from vendors ready to spruik their technology.
The Victorian Education Department officially opened its latest "connected classroom" on Friday with the state's Education Minister Martin Dixon doing the honours.
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.
The Royal Australian Navy has today pulled the covers off an advanced virtual-reality training simulator to train junior officers in combat.
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.
National ICT Australia (NICTA) held its annual Techfest event on Wednesday where it showcased the latest and greatest in research technology.
The initial three-year contract will help secure the connection between the ATO's IT environments and the internet.
It will also develop a data hub to store all of the collected information in real time.
Cars on Demand, Ola, and Ingogo are now travel options on Transport NSW Trip Planner.
The Australian government believes people who already think 5G is a dangerous conspiracy will listen to it.
Double blind trials have debunked any health concerns about 5G and radiation, ARPANSA has said.
Faults on the National Broadband Network are being logged at a rate of over 1,370 each and every day.
Work divided into six separate modules.
Drivers in New South Wales will be able to use phone payments as long as they are off public roads.
From term two next year, students from primary school to year 12 will need to switch off their phones until the end of the school day.
Chinese giant also appoints law firm of Nick Xenophon as strategic counsel.
Quite a bit of works remains on the pricing of the National Broadband Network, Telstra CEO Andy Penn has said.
The businesses have voluntarily put their hands up to test the principles in real world scenarios.
The Australian government also wants industry input on the design of this data hub.
The much-hyped Google Android phone operating system will hit Australia on 29 January 2009, in the form of the Kogan Agora and Agora Pro. At first glance, this looks to be one of the most exciting products of the year.
Motorola's super slim SLVR L7 is a beautifully crafted phone with features including an MP3 player, push-to-talk and Bluetooth.
Acer's Aspire 9504 incorporates a lot of empowering technology, although its chief TV offering is rather weak.
Samsung's D500 was voted the best mobile handset of 2005 by the GSM association. Can the upgraded D600 outdo it in 2006?
Those looking for a rugged phone that can take the bumps will do well to flock to the Nokia 5140i.
Can the addition of GPS on HP's latest PDA-phone inject some much-needed oomph back into the dwindling PDA market?
For business users needing to keep in touch with the office on the road, the A1000 is a viable option. Others may find that life is too short to wait for applications to load.
A top-shelf 3G offering with a focus on multimedia, the Z800i is a real crowd-pleaser despite its bulk factor.
We can barely fault the 2-megapixel K750i from Sony Ericsson, which is a very compelling and easy-to-use handset for mobile users looking to upgrade.
Can the addition of GPS on HP's latest PDA-phone inject some much-needed oomph back into the dwindelling PDA market?
Nokia's 6230i is an upgraded version of its classic, unpretentious 6230 with a higher quality screen, 1.3-megapixel camera and Bluetooth.
Sony Ericsson's K300i is an easy to use, inexpensive phone with a modest range of features including a VGA camera, infrared port and a media player. Read our Australian review to find out more.
Siemens's SL65 slider phone is a conundrum of sorts. Will it stand out enough to become a favourite slider phone? Or will it simply fade in the myriad of choices in the market today?
The 3230 continues Nokia's run of style-plus-substance phones, offering a 1.2-megapixel camera, video editing and a positively lush-looking screen.
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.
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