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EzyFlix closes, Fetch TV rolls over and a GST on online purchases looms (Girt by CNET podcast 39)

We bid a fond farewell to EzyFlix, the video download service everyone had totally heard of, as well as checking on TPG sending Fetch TV to live on a farm and the 'expanded GST' set to affect online purchases.

By 28 August 2015

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Official: Australia set to charge GST on all online purchases from 2017

Netflix, Amazon, Steam and Google Play are all on notice as state and federal treasurers agree to apply GST to all goods and services sold online into Australia.

By 21 August 2015

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Nokia's purchase of Alcatel-Lucent gets the green light in Europe

The $16.6 billion deal will see the companies combine their networking and telecoms strengths.

By 24 July 2015

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Leaders give go ahead for GST on low-cost online purchases from overseas

Australia's State and Territory leaders have offered "in principle" support to charge GST on online purchases from overseas, meaning goods worth less than AU$1,000 could be hit with a 10 percent tax.

By 24 July 2015

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BlackBerry seeks bigger fish with purchase of crisis-alerts firm AtHoc

The acquisition will give BlackBerry access to more corporations and government agencies that use AtHoc's crisis communications software.

By 23 July 2015

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Apple Watch can now be reserved for in-store purchase

Customers in the US, UK and elsewhere will no longer be restricted to ordering the watch online.

By 17 June 2015

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Google, HTC vets turn to consumers to fund a cloud-based smartphone

Startup Nextbit launches its first smartphone as a Kickstarter project. Early commitments will nab the device, named "Robin," for $299.

By 2 September 2015

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PayPal to protect purchases of Uber rides, digital music

On July 1, the payment-services company will start offering buyer protections for services, e-books, software downloads, digital music and much more.

By 1 May 2015

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'Netflix Tax' could soon bring GST to online services and purchases

Australians could soon pay more for streaming services, app downloads and e-books as part of a tax overhaul that could see GST charged on "intangible" products, as well as online shopping.

By 10 April 2015

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Apple Pay heads aloft with JetBlue for in-flight purchases

As Apple strives to expand its mobile payments system to more businesses, JetBlue becomes the first airline to accept Apple Pay, says USA Today.

By 11 February 2015