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02/20/2018 09:22 PM
South Australia's GigCity plan is not what it seems
Labor's high-speed broadband proposal is no NBN. Retail service providers will still have to handle the difficult, expensive bit.

02/20/2018 08:52 PM
Google updates Pay app for Android, promises feature on all Google products
Google has begun swapping out Google Wallet and Android Pay with Google Pay.

02/20/2018 07:41 PM
Department of Industry bins virtual assistant at pilot stage
​After building a business case and working alongside the ATO to develop the platform, the department decided not to go live with its virtual assistant pilot.

02/20/2018 07:25 PM
NetComm Wireless posts record revenue and earnings for first half
Company revenue for the first half of 2018 fiscal year was up by 89 percent, while EBITDA has increased thirteen-fold.

02/20/2018 06:00 PM
Commonwealth Bank customers get access to Samsung Pay
​Adding Samsung Pay, the bank now boasts Android Pay and payments via Garmin smartwatches, but there's still no sign of Apple Pay.

02/20/2018 05:57 PM
Spark NZ to launch IoT network next month
Spark NZ will be launching its low-power IoT network in mid March, along with a new digital media platform in April.

02/20/2018 04:42 PM
Head in three clouds: ANAO finds ATO contracts missing service commitments
After eight reports into the outages experienced by the ATO over the past 18 months, ANAO has delivered the findings of its investigation, recommending the taxation office to reassess its service commitments with three cloud vendors.

02/20/2018 03:33 PM
AT&T launches expanded IoT professional services
The carrier also said it began first phase testing at its edge computing zone in Palo Alto, Calif.

02/20/2018 03:15 PM
Common shortcodes gain traction, as texting best engages customers
Millennials are embracing SMS texting to buy products, making it the go-to channel to engage with brands.

02/20/2018 01:14 PM
Nokia launches smart city platform, services, IoT management tools
At Mobile World Congress, Nokia will highlight its efforts to better target smart cities and enable various services.

02/20/2018 11:37 AM
Employees worldwide show 'cautious optimism' about artificial intelligence
A new study indicates the main concern is a lack of transparency from employers.

02/20/2018 10:32 AM
Cyber attackers are cashing in on cryptocurrency mining - but here's why they're avoiding bitcoin
Cryptocurrency mining malware has emerged as a key methof of criminal hackers making money - so why aren't they targeting the most valuable blockchain-based currency of them all?

02/20/2018 10:19 AM
Moneyball for movies: Data science and AI in Hollywood
The Chief Analytics Officer of movie and television studio Legendary Entertainment shares the predictive analytics, AI, and tools that bring box office success to films such as Jurassic World and Straight Outta Compton. This in-depth, exclusive discussion is Episode 276 of the CXOTalk series of conversations with innovators.

02/20/2018 10:00 AM
Atlassian opens access to Stride's developer API
The Stride API is Atlassian's effort to compete in the realm of so-called ChatOps.

02/20/2018 09:46 AM
A third of teens do not trust online content from family and friends
A whopping 83 percent of consumers are more careful sharing content online than they were 5 years ago according to a new survey.

02/20/2018 09:36 AM
Stepping beyond steps, new health devices track nutrition, medication
Many health tracking devices have focused on measuring activity or sleep, but creating a true picture of daily health factors demands capturing more inputs.

02/20/2018 09:31 AM
​Nokia looks at options for its smartwatches and digital health business
Smartwatches and digital health devices business in the spotlight.

02/20/2018 09:00 AM
Walmart's online sales growth stalls in the fourth quarter
Walmart reported fourth quarter e-commerce sales growth of 23 percent, marking a significant decline from 50 percent growth the previous quarter.

02/20/2018 08:31 AM
Flight simulator dev: Sorry for installing password-stealing tool on your PC
Developer embeds Chrome password dump tool in official installer to combat pirates.

02/20/2018 08:00 AM
Tesla cloud systems exploited by hackers to mine cryptocurrency
Updated: Researchers have discovered that Tesla's AWS cloud systems were compromised for the purpose of cryptojacking.