Stories by Hamish Barwick

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Queensland next in line for digital TV switchover: DBCDE

The Department of Broadband Communications and the Digital Economy (DBCDE) is continuing its digital TV rollout across Australia with registered households in southern, north and central Queensland next in line for the switchover as analog TV signals are slowly phased out.

NSW Buses GPS gets green light

The NSW Government has committed $100 million to improving bus priority on strategic bus corridors, including a global positioning system (GPS) linked to traffic lights.

Westpac increases IT staff

Westpac (ASX: WBC) has announced that it has hired an additional 1930 staff to work on its technology transformation project.

Australian IT executives concerned about shopping online at work: ISACA

Half of IT professionals in Australia expect company employees to do more online holiday shopping at work, which could lead to reduced productivity and increased security risks, a new survey from the risk management industry group, Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) has found.

In brief: NextDC to list on ASX

Neutral data centre provider NextDC has lodged a prospectus with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) to raise $40 million as it plans to list on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX).