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Commonwealth launches AU$131m data analytics policy-shaping initiative
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
The Data Integration Partnership for Australia will create a central capability that will use data to form social, industry, environmental, and government efficiency policies.
Intel to make Thunderbolt 3 royalty-free in 2018
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
Chip giant looks to boost uptake beyond Apple devices as it moves Thunderbolt 3 into the CPU.
​IBM Australia scores AU$96m Human Services mainframe contract
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
Big Blue has scooped up a AU$96 million contract from the Department of Human Services.
Microsoft uses open-source software to create Windows
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
Windows will almost certainly never be open source, but virtually all Microsoft Windows engineers are now using the open-source program Git to build Windows on.
Yes, Blockchain could reverse the course of civilization and upend the world's most powerful companies
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
Businesses often win by centralizing resources and extracting value, and today's governments and financial systems empower them to do it. Blockchain changes the equation.
HP tops Q2 targets as PC sales increase 10 percent
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
HP CEO Dion Weisler said Q2 marked the first time in seven years that revenue from both PC and printer sales increased over the same quarter.
Rackspace names Joe Eazor as new CEO
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
Eazor joins Rackspace after serving as CEO of EarthLink, where he led the company from dial-up services into new areas like cloud computing.
What are "national security letters?" Here's everything you need to know
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
Here's everything you need to know about the secretive FBI's investigative powers.
Ready for more Red Hat? RHEL 7.4 beta released
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
The next major Red Hat Enterprise Linux update is on its way.
Intel helps advance genomics analytics with new architecture
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
After committing $25 million to a partnership with the Broad Institute, Intel announces some milestones that should advance genomics research into cancer and other diseases.
Nasdaq invests in artificial intelligence
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
Stock exchange leverages cognitive computing platform to help detect financial fraud.
Twilio launches API for mobile enterprise, customer conversations
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
The API, dubbed Twilio Proxy, is built to enable moderated conversations and could be used by enterprise with mobile workers using their own devices.
Samsung resumes Brazil tech startup program
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
The company continues its partnership with the South Korean and Brazilian governments for the third round of the program; eyes digital agriculture opportunities
Cisco launches IoT platform, partners with Microsoft Azure
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
The Cisco IoT Operations Platform includes tools to manage connections at scale via the company's technologies and industry partners.
Identity management for mobile users
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
Setting and enforcing policies for mobile users starts with an ironclad identity solution. We explore scenarios where Microsoft Azure Active Directory integrates with mobility management systems for authentication and security.
Google, IBM, and Lyft launch open source project Istio
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
Istio gives developers a vendor-neutral way to connect, secure, manage, and monitor networks of different microservices on cloud platforms.
Nokia 3310 (2017) review: Nostalgia comes at a cost
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
The Nokia 3310 does the basics well enough and offers excellent battery life, but the price is high for a 2G phone with no wi-fi.
Amazon Echo Dot, Tap, Look, Show: Which Alexa is right for you?
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
Amazon now has an entire army of Echo devices. Some listen to you. Some also watch you. Which should you choose? We help you decide.
iPhone sales nose-diving in China could be really bad for Apple
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
The Chinese market is responsible for a quarter of Apple's profits, and is the company's second-largest market after the US.
Capture the world around you with the 2017 Samsung Gear 360 for just $229
May 24th, 2017, 07:05 PM
Last year's Samsung Gear 360 launched at $350, which was one of the highest prices for a new category of consumer camera. This year's model is priced $121 less and comes in a form factor that is a bit easier to use and more familiar to the masses.