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  • In pictures: SAP opens $60m Melbourne innovation centre

    SAP has invested $60 million in a new innovation centre in Melbourne with the goal of creating 120 IT jobs in Victoria by October 2014. The building houses a mission control centre which is designed to help SAP’s Victorian customers with digital transformation strategies.

  • Google's Project Wing building drone delivery service

    For two years, Google has quietly been developing autonomous flying vehicles that can be used to deliver packages for disaster relief or for commerce purposes, the company revealed Thursday.

  • In pictures: Capgemini unveils SMAC lab in Melbourne

    Victorian Premier Denis Napthine was on hand to open Capgemini’s new social, mobile, analytics and cloud (SMAC) lab in Melbourne. The SMAC lab will offer support services to customers who are looking to move into one of those areas.

  • Woolies books $1.2B in online sales

    Woolworths completed $1.2 billion in online sales this financial year, a 50 per cent increase on FY2013, making the company Australia’s largest internet retailer.

  • Poaching drivers may be the norm for ride-sharing companies

    It seems like poaching drivers is par for the course in the ride-sharing industry.

  • Half-Life publisher Valve faces ACCC legal action

    The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has announced it is taking legal action in the Federal Court against Valve Corporation, the publisher of popular gaming titles including the Half-Life and Portal series.

  • Hillary Clinton calls for 'global compact' on surveillance

    Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton called for a "global compact" on surveillance and the use of collected data, saying the U.S. isn't the only country that does it and American technology companies are unfairly targeted for the government's actions.

  • In Pictures: 15 simple, secret Windows tips and tricks designed to save you time

    These small, yet obscure Windows tips and tricks can make a big difference in your workflow - and save you tons of time in the process.

  • In Pictures: 7 cheap computing boards for scratching your maker itch

    Get a head start on the next tech boom by hacking together tomorrow’s Internet of Things hit today

  • Paging Dr. Watson, IBM's medical adviser for the future

    IBM continues to make the case for the nascent field of cognitive computing, showing off some Watson prototypes that could help speed scientific discovery in the medical field, by scanning large volumes of literature and data far more quickly then humans can, and suggesting possible leads.

  • Red Hat CTO abruptly resigns

    CTO Brian Stevens is out at Red Hat, according to a curt press release issued by the company Wednesday evening.

  • Facebook tries to quell Messenger rumors

    Facebook is going on the offensive, trying to do damage control for its Messenger app.

  • Apple makes September 9 event official, hints at more than iPhone 6

    Apple has announced it will host an event on September 9 in Cupertino, California, to unveil its newest iPhone.

  • What Apple can do to improve the iPhone 6 display

    For over a year, the main obsession about the upcoming 2014 iPhone models (i.e. iPhone 6) has been the size and resolution of the screen. But Apple faces other challenges for its mobile touchscreens, and how, or whether, it deals with those may have a bigger impact on the user experience than simply a bigger screen.

  • Apple confirms September 9 media event

    Apple Thursday mailed formal invitations to a media event on September 9, to be held at the Flint Center, in Cupertino at 10 a.m. Pacific time.

  • A bigger iPhone could push phablet explosion

    Big smartphones with screens larger than 5.5-in. are growing so popular that they will make up nearly a third of the entire smartphone market in 2018, IDC said Thursday.

  • Mac, Chromebook gains soften PC industry decline

    Although forecasts for PC shipments have brightened, much of the improvement stems from bets that Chromebooks and Macs will make up a larger part of this year's market.

  • Apple event plans set off annual product buzz

    Apple sent out invitations Thursday to the press for an event Sept. 9, confirming persistent rumors that the company would continue what has become an annual late summer industry rite and setting off a new round of speculation that it will announce the iPhone 6.

  • Can 'Gundam' fans build a six-story walking robot?

    It's half the size of the Statue of Liberty, has flashing eyes and steam rising from its body as it towers over puny humans by Tokyo Bay.

  • Microsoft unifies OneDrive consumer and workplace versions on Android app

    Microsoft has consolidated the consumer and enterprise editions of OneDrive under a single Android app, a move it plans to replicate across all the platforms that the cloud storage service runs on.