A more streamlined fibre installation process is being trialled by Spark and Chorus in New Zealand.
NetComm Wireless will supply distribution point units (DPUs) to nbn for the fibre to-the-curb (FTTC) network.
Some low-cost Chinese Android smartphones using a firmware update tool from Adups have been found submitting private information including the full content of text messages to a third-party server.
Bring-your-own-device and choose-your-own-device programs are increasingly popular among Australian organisations, but this is creating headaches for IT teams, a survey suggests.
PayPal has been integrated with Siri on iOS 10, enabling users to send and request money via voice command.
Toshiba has announced the establishment of Toshiba Client Solutions ANZ, a subsidiary focused on mobile computing technologies for public and private sector organisations in Australia and New Zealand.
NSW IoT start-up Thinxtra said its IoT network now covers 25% of the A/NZ population, and the company is on track to expand this to 85% within the next 14 months.
Disruptive new FinTech companies are seeing strong traction globally, with half of banking customers worldwide, including 42.8% in Australia, using at least one such service.
While Australian millennials are driving online shopping, older generations are not far behind, according to a Pitney Bowes global online shopping study.
Commonwealth Bank and Alipay will collaborate to make it easier for Australian customers to pay for goods over Alibaba's e-commerce websites, and to let Chinese tourists use Alipay in Australian brick-and-mortar stores.