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Greens announces inquiry into Australian video game industry

Greens Senator Scott Ludlam will lead a Senate Inquiry into the decline of Australia's game development industry.

By 23 June 2015


North Korea denies it hacked Sony, demands joint inquiry with US

North Korea threatens "grave consequences" if the US doesn't agree to a joint investigation into the hack attack against Sony Pictures.

By 21 December 2014


Apple and Google could be in crosshairs of tax avoidance inquiry

Major corporations such as Apple and Google could soon have their accounts put under the microscope as the Senate targets multinational companies for tax avoidance.

By 3 October 2014


Google blames 'bug' for burying TripAdvisor, Yelp in search

The CEOs of the two companies accuse Google of prioritizing its own services at the expense of rivals. Both are longstanding critics of Google's search engine.

By 26 November 2015


The IT pricing inquiry one year on: Aussies still paying more

It's been 12 months since the parliamentary inquiry into the so-called 'Australia Tax' delivered its findings -- but has anything changed?

By 29 July 2014


Teenage boy arrested in Northern Ireland over TalkTalk hack

Police are holding a 15-year-old boy for questioning in connection with last week's cyberattack on the UK broadband provider.

By 27 October 2015


Why humans prefer robots as flawed as we are

The slick, seemingly flawless robots of our sci-fi dreams may not be the best kind of bots to play with our kids and help care for us when we're sick, research suggests.

By 14 October 2015


Cabbie allegedly threatens Uber driver: 'You're dead meat'

Technically Incorrect: A YouTube video currently roaming the Internet at speed appears to show an Ottawa cab driver verbally assaulting an Uber driver outside a fancy hotel. It isn't pretty.

By 15 September 2015


New ATO powers may open access to 'intercepted' communications

A joint Parliamentary committee has recommended that the Australian Taxation Office be granted powers to access intercepted communications, such as phone taps and emails.

By 8 September 2015


Own a historic NASA manual featuring 'the worm'

It won't teach you how to build a rocket or fly to Pluto, but this manual is a fascinating part of NASA's history, and it's seeking funding on Kickstarter now.

By 3 September 2015