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- How and why the public sector must make friends with artificial intelligence
- Second anniversary of IT pricing report approaches - Computerworld
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- What to expect from Abbott's national cyber security strategy
- ISPs need more time for data retention compliance
- TPG iiNet bid: major shareholders complain
- Qld emergency services payroll replacement on the rocks
- Victoria to wait another eight months for public IT dashboard
- Superloop CEO slams Australian govt tech policies
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Analysis, Industry, Intellectual Property - Monday, April 28, 2014 10:31 - 5 Comments
analysis The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Australia’s national science agency, is said to be preparing for cuts of up to 20% of government funding – that’s around A$150 million – in the coming budget.
This figure is based on a worst-case scenario modelled by senior executives at the organisation. Around 60% of the CSIRO’s funding is from the government, and any cuts would be further compounded by the organisation’s 700 job losses in the space of only a year.
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- It’s time for transparency: Show us the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement
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- Intel buys Barrie’s Sensory Networks
- Australia extends global Internet piracy lead
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- Finally, Foxtel launches full IPTV service
- Drastic govt measures needed:
IT price hike report pulls no punches
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Android, jailbroken Apple devices
- “Aussies treated like second-class citizens”:
Choice blasts US TV giants
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- Gillard watches Game of Thrones legally
- “Extortion”: Pirate Party slams piracy letters
- Irony: Anti-piracy law firm previously
argued against targeting users
- Foxtel locks up Game of Thrones:
No more fast-tracked iTunes downloads
- AFP questions Attorney-General
for not switching off phone on plane
- US ambassador begs Australians:
Stop pirating Game of Thrones
- The Foxtel-BBC deal: Implications
for Australian television and content
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- Netflix’s House of Cards hits Foxtel; and Foxtel only
- Despite quick, cheap, legal option,
Australia still top Games of Thrones pirating nation
- Smacking down online piracy;
does New Zealand know best?
- Aaron’s Army fights the Trans-Pacific Partnership
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- Pirate Party Australia feuds with parent
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- Australia’s Internet freedom being eroded, Greens warn
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- Author John Birmingham quits eBook DRM
- Would FYX’s global mode have breached copyright?
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