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Licence-fee payers won't demand 4K shows, says BBC exec

Mark Harrison, controller of production for BBC North, reckons punters won't be knocking the corporation's door down demanding Doctor Who in Ultra HD.

By 8 November 2013

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Judge says no to Dallas Buyers Club's 'surreal' overreach on piracy claims

The Federal Court has ruled that Dallas Buyers Club LLC cannot send its draft letters to iiNet customers who have allegedly downloaded the movie illegally.

By 14 August 2015

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Beats 1 and the future of radio: Why one station ditched broadcast and went online

We spoke to TeamRock, the British station leaving broadcast radio behind in search of a new global audience.

By 30 July 2015

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UK's new Atom Bank banks on a smartphone app instead of branches

The latest "challenger bank" looking to shake up retail banking could mark a big step forward for the fast-growing mobile payment sector.

By 26 June 2015

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NSW Government proposes digital driver's licenses for smartphones

Forget fumbling for your license in a wallet full of cards -- NSW drivers could soon by displaying their driver's license, boat license or photo ID on their smartphone.

By 13 March 2015

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Drone operator fined after posting flight videos on YouTube

An Australian man has been fined for breaking aviation safety regulations while flying his drone, but while he wasn't caught in the act, the man was busted after posting videos of the flights to YouTube.

By 23 January 2015

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Uber dodges 'covert' transport regulators by blocking mobile phones

State transport regulators in Australia have gone undercover in an attempt to fine UberX drivers for ridesharing, but Uber has thwarted these attempts by blocking their mobile phones from accessing the service.

By 15 January 2015

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Calls for freeze on taxi fares in face of 'illegal' ridesharing competition

Australia's pricing regulator has called for a freeze on Sydney taxi fares as research shows 11 percent of Sydneysiders have used ridesharing services, such as Uber X, in the past 6 months.

By 19 December 2014

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Optus and Vodafone continue rollout of new 4G services

Vodafone names its LTE-A network 4G+ and switches on in Melbourne, while Optus gets early access licence approval to begin rollout on its 700MHz service.

By 17 November 2014

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The big sleep mode: Preparing for your tech life after death

You've bequeathed your vintage car collection, but what becomes of the digital legacy you leave behind after your death? Taking steps to plan ahead could make all the difference.

By 24 November 2014