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Government's anti-piracy measures divide industry

Choice and iiNet say the paper won't address the problem, Foxtel calls it a "positive step" -- the Government's anti-piracy discussion paper has already divided the industry.

By 31 July 2014

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Congressional candidate shoots 'government drone' in ad

Matt Rosendale, a Republican candidate for the House in Montana, believes the government will soon be flying over us to monitor our every move. He demonstrates his solution.

By 18 April 2014

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How reliable is the Government's new broadband speed tester?

As the Australian Government releases a broadband speed tester allowing users to check download speeds, one expert doubts how effective such tools can be.

By 10 April 2014

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Government praises NBN rollout report, Labor deems it "tainted"

Malcolm Turnbull says the cost-benefit analysis of the NBN shows the Government is on the right track, but the opposition says it endorses a "second-rate" rollout plan.

By 27 August 2014

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​Victorian Government modernises law for sexting

Thanks to the introduction of a new law in Victoria, teens found 'sexting' are no longer automatically deemed criminals or sex offenders.

By 26 August 2014

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Government cuts hit CSIRO infectious disease research

The CSIRO has announced that, due to government budget cuts, it will have to reduce its research into infectious diseases and biosecurity.

By 14 August 2014

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China: Apple products not banned from government purchases

The country's Procurement Center, its Finance Ministry, and Apple itself say the iPhone maker never applied to be on the government's list of approved energy-saving products, according to Reuters.

By 8 August 2014

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Apple devices banned as Chinese government purchases -- report

The iPad and MacBook are apparently no longer on a list of products approved for government use due to security concerns, Bloomberg reports.

By 7 August 2014

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UK government review looks for Bitcoin's role in British business

The UK government says it will assess the benefits and risks of unregulated digital currencies, a move which one expert says is a play to siphon investment and jobs away from the US and other markets.

By 6 August 2014

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Myanmar's first non-government phone carrier, Ooredoo, goes live

The Qatar-based phone company is the first to open for business since the Asian country's military dictatorship dissolved three years ago.

By 6 August 2014