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Third man arrested over TalkTalk hack as Vodafone reveals cyberattack of its own

Vodafone is the second British telecommunications company in two weeks to be on the receiving end of a serious hack.

By 2 November 2015


Spotlight on digital rights as full Trans-Pacific Partnership text finally revealed

After years of secret closed-door negotiations, the full text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership has finally been revealed, shedding light on how the technology world will change under the massive trade deal.

By 6 November 2015


UK proposes laws to track website visits, allow police bugging

The Investigatory Powers Bill, known by critics as "the Snooper's Charter," could also require overseas companies to play a part in bulk collection of data and interception of messages.

By 5 November 2015


​Startup bets its wheeled robots, not airborne drones, will deliver your groceries

Two Skype co-founders form a new company, Starship Technologies, to try to lower the cost of package delivery with six-wheeled robots.

By 3 November 2015


Optus edges out Foxtel, scores exclusive EPL rights

Optus will be the place for football from next year as the telco gets exclusive broadcast and digital rights to the English Premier League, advancing its bid to become a fully-fledged "multimedia company" and striking a blow at Foxtel.

By 2 November 2015


Pepper the humanoid robot debuts in France

Japanese telecommunications company SoftBank is testing its Pepper robot in France after four months of sell-outs in its homeland.

By 22 October 2015


Alphabet's Wi-Fi beaming balloons prepare to lift off in Indonesia

Google's parent company wants to connect remote regions to the Internet. Next stop: Southeast Asia.

By 29 October 2015


Why 5G will be the superfast Swiss Army knife of wireless networks

Hans Vestberg, CEO of telecom equipment vendor Ericsson, sees the next decade's 5G networks being smart enough to know what kind of device is using it, and why.

By 27 October 2015


Coming to an area near you: NBN reveals three-year rollout plan

When will you get the NBN? The company rolling out the nation's broadband network has released a comprehensive list of the suburbs in its sights, detailing construction timelines and the technology it will use.

By 16 October 2015


​Telcos and ISPs in the dark on 'confusing' data retention laws

As data retention laws come into force, new research shows that the majority of telcos and ISPs don't understand what is required of them, and only a fraction are "ready" to encrypt and store data.

By 13 October 2015