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Most FTTN NBN users don't hit top retail speeds

But they may get close - and it might be enough.

Victoria picks Fred IT to build $30m drug tracking system

System planned for rollout next year.

Govt uses data matching to sweep prisons for welfare fraud

Seeks to recoup millions.

Could robots help Amazon beat AusPost's slow delivery problem?

Tech isn't quite ready, but important first step has been taken.

Search for NSW's next whole-of-govt CIDO begins

As Damon Rees' Service NSW gig becomes official.

EU lawmakers back export control on spying tech

Modernising rules for cyber surveillance.

NBN Co to de-congest services with promo offer

'Bridge' between old and new price construct.

Microsoft's VMware Azure stack 'neither certified nor supported'

VMware says no partners worked on Microsoft solution.

Why MacTel hasn't signed NBN Co's new wholesale agreement

PoI problems.

Why MacTel hasn't signed NBN Co's new wholesale agreement

Raises interim traffic haulage proposal.

AirTrunk to lift lid on Australian data centre plans

At Cloud & DC Edge 2018.

WA govt wants to release identifiable student data

For NAPLAN online, research purposes.

HP patches remote exploit bug in enterprise printers

Over 50 models affected by flaw reported in August.

Firefox will tell you if your data has been breached

Integration underway with

Firefox wants to tell you if your data has been breached

Integration underway with

Apple discovers illegal student labour at iPhone X plant

Violating local laws.

Uber breach triggers global government probes

Investigations after ride-sharing firm reveals cover-up.

REA Group re-platforms its operations

Different architectural approaches for Australia and Asia.

NSW Police pushes back go-live on new firearms system

Experiencing 'technology challenges'.

Govt opens 'priority' mobile blackspots round

Results due in several months.

Meg Whitman quits HPE

Will be succeeded by company's president.

Bulletproof wanted out of being a listed company

Why MacTel is buying its smaller rival.

Uber hid hack of 57 million customers for a year

Allegedly paid hackers to keep quiet.

Windows ASLR bug is intended feature: Microsoft

No vulnerability from configuration issue.

Dozens of Aus govt agencies remain exposed to cyber attack

Extent of compliance struggles revealed.

FCC plans to ditch US net neutrality rules

Providers will be allowed to slow down or block access to internet content.

Swiss companies plan single online identity

Will create joint venture for platform.

Macquarie Telecom bids for Bulletproof in $18m deal

Major merger of cloud hosting providers.

Info 'may be accessed' on ACT student Chromebooks

Clause in agreement causes concern.

Marketo suffers second big outage in four months

Connectivity restored.

Take two for Billabong in e-commerce overhaul

Tries again with 'far more advanced' platforms.

Intel patches processor flaw that left millions of PCs vulnerable

After holes found in Management Engine.

Founder acquires Telstra's majority stake in PhoneWords

Will revert to original name, 1300 Australia.

Bankwest goes all-in with Spotify's agile model

Culture first, technology second.

AWS launches 'secret' region for US spy agencies

Expands spook cloud offerings.

Victoria's role in the national facial biometric system

VicRoads opens up.

Govt sets up digital task force for small business

Led by Mark Bouris.

HSBC, Societe Generale run into AI's production problems

Experimentation is easy.

Telstra hires its first customer CTO

Enterprise architect takes technical consulting role.

MacTel, Bulletproof in trading halts ahead of expected merger

Announcement scheduled for Wednesday.

Fork talk lifts Bitcoin to all-time high

Near $11,000.

Pentagon exposed huge internet surveillance data cache

Yet another AWS data bucket spill.

Tip Top bakes digital into its field force

Shifts conversation into the bread aisle.

Apple delays launch of HomePod smart speaker

To early 2018.

Bankwest puts slice of broker site on Lambda

Serverless deployment part of broader transformation.