The ACT government’s Centre for Data Excellence has officially been established.
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Firearms allegedly manufactured using a 3D printer have been seized during a raid in the Sunshine Coast suburb of Mudjimba.
New research released by the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman has highlighted complaints from households and small businesses migrating to the National Broadband Network that have unexpectedly lost their fixed-line phone number.
Telstra today detailed its plan to construct 17 new mobile base stations across Victoria, with the telco and the state government each chipping in $7 million to fund the rollout.
Bankwest says that it will focus on the delivery of services through digital channels as it moves to close dozens of its branches.
Telstra says it has proposed changes to its operating model across its enterprise sales and service teams that, if implemented, will see a 110 net reduction in headcount as well as cuts to some local and international contractor.
The office of the National Health Practitioner Ombudsman and Privacy Commissioner says its website suffered a “technical issue” yesterday evening “as a result of routine website maintenance”.
Australia’s copyright regime may act as a fetter on local research into artificial intelligence, Google and Microsoft argue.
New South Wales has struck whole-of-government deals with Salesforce and Microsoft that it says will deliver cost savings when agencies buy from the software vendors.
A group of digital rights organisations, privacy activists and tech companies has called for the government to refrain from legislation that could potentially weaken access to encrypted communications services.
Village Roadshow Films and a group of film studios have been joined by Hong Kong company Television Broadcasts Limited (and subsidiary TVBO Production Limited) as well as Australian entertainment distributor Madman Entertainment Pty Limited in a push to significantly expand the range of piracy-linked sites blocked by major Australian ISPs.
The government is pushing forward with the auction of spectrum expected to play a key role in the first wave of services based on the new 5G mobile standard.
Service NSW is planning to roll out Chromebooks and Google’s G Suite to all of its staff over the next 12 months.
The Treasury is on the hunt for a new IT executive following the departure last month of chief information officer Eamonn Rooney.
The Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) says that its transformation into a statutory authority has left it better placed to compete with the private sector when it comes to recruiting specialist staff.