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Online piracy on the wane in Australia

08 August, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

A survey from the Department of Communications suggests that Australians are streaming digital content more and pirating less.

NSW to create major tech hub in Sydney

08 August, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The NSW Government will work with Atlassian and experts from industry and academia to develop what could become Sydney's Silicon Valley.

Aussies wary of online-only retailers

30 July, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Online-only retailers are considered in the eyes of Australian consumers to be less trustworthy than most types of physical stores, new research suggests.

Intersekt 2018 coming up soon

30 July, 2018

The dates for the FinTech Australia 2018 Intersekt Conference have been announced, with the event being held 29–31 October 2018.

Australians wary of open banking

26 July, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Just 17% of Australians are aware of the imminent arrival of open banking, and 84% would only trust their banks with their financial data, a survey suggests.

TIO complaints fall nearly 20% in June quarter

25 July, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Complaints to the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman as a portion of services in operation fell 19.4% sequentially during the June quarter.

BVAccel establishes headquarters in Melbourne

23 July, 2018

US e-commerce organisation Brand Value Accelerator (BVAccel) has chosen to set up its Asia Pacific headquarters in Melbourne.

PC market grows in Q2 for first time in six years

18 July, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Total worldwide PC shipments increased by 1.4% during Q2, reflecting the market's first quarterly growth in six years, according to Gartner.

Monozukuri: not just for tech, but an art for society

09 July, 2018 by Minoru Usui, President, Seiko Epson Corporation

The Japanese tradition of monozukuri applies not only to manufacturing, but also to wider society, writes Minoru Usui, Seiko Epson Corporation's President.

Neustar accuses Afilias of misleading over .au

09 July, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Former .au registrar Neustar has accused Afilias of misleading the public with its claims about the new registry platform it is providing.

Applications open for Data Advisory Council

05 July, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Data privacy experts will have until 20 July to apply to join the National Data Advisory Council.

Govt consulting on Data Sharing Act

05 July, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The government has released a discussion paper related to the proposed design of the new Data Sharing and Release Act.

ACCC examining online media and marketing platforms

04 July, 2018

The ACCC's inquiry into digital platforms will examine the disruptive effect of digital platforms on society and consider investigations and developments overseas.

Data Standards advisory committee announced

03 July, 2018

The first members of the Advisory Committee of the new Data Standards Body have been announced, with banks strongly represented.

Access to US$1.7 trillion govt procurement market

02 July, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Australia plans to join the WTO Agreement on Government Procurement to open up new business markets for Australian companies.

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