Bill Rigby 11:36 AM The cost of data breaches is rising for companies around the world as sophisticated thieves target valuable financial and medical records, according to a new study.
The Palaszczuk government has continued its push to de-Newmanise Queensland by scrapping plans to outsource government IT services.
Tim Higgins The unlucky streak continues at Apple's US factory.
Tim Higgins Jony Ive, Apple's top designer, will give up day-to-day managerial duties in what the company says is a promotion to the newly created position of chief design officer.
Tim Biggs The sole visitor to the Twitter stand at CES Asia suggests that Chinese haven't yet realised the usefulness of the microblogging site for marketing to an international audience.
Gerrit De Vynck BlackBerry is cutting jobs at offices around the world as it brings together the different parts of its shrinking smartphone business.
Dan Levine Founder of virtual reality glasses maker Oculus VR, acquired by Facebook for $US2 billion, accused of taking confidential information he learned whilst working with another company and passing it off as his own.
Mike Snider One of the largest online dating sites, the 64 million-member AdultFriendFinder.com, is investigating a data breach.
Telstra's Asian telecommunications provider Pacnet data centre has been targetted in a security breach.
Nicole Perlroth A collection of tech industry giants including Facebook, Google, Apple and Microsoft send a letter to US President Barack Obama warning of the unintended consequences of any policy meant to weaken the encryption technologies that protect internet communications.
Andrew Chung Man claims he invented the Uber concept and was left out of the company by the people he worked with.
Watson already has won a major TV game show, is looking for a cure for cancer and has ambitious gastronomy ambitions including devising a recipe for chocolate-beef burritos. Now it's a business consultant.
Matthew Goldstein Charles Tendell built a controversial site allowing ordinary people to hire hackers to break into things. He's now been outed.
Matthew Miller CEO famous for once publicly taking a sledgehammer to defective fridges says he will no longer 'use Chinese recipes to make western food'.
Sylvia Pennington Online education provider Edrolo's content is in use in 120 schools in NSW and Victoria.
Liam Tung A one-time whistleblower has launched a new app that helps people report fraud anonymously while protecting their identity.
Liam Tung A former employee of a cybersecurity firm says he lied about a data breach that ultimately cost a company its life.
Nicole Perlroth Two years ago, the Obama administration announced a new strategy to curb online espionage. The five-point strategy came after a 2013 article in The New York Times about how the newspaper had been breached by Chinese hackers. The Times, working with a security company, also concluded that thousands of...
Sylvia Pennington NSW has more than 10,000 paper forms and 3000 data-entry operators. One minister wants to change all that.
Mark Scott, Mike Isaac In an effort to hedge against its heavy reliance on Google, the ride-hailing app service is looking to the only other company with a huge cache of accurate mapping data.
Madeline McMahon Angela Ahrendts, Apple's senior vice president of retail and online stores, was the highest-paid female executive in the US last year, it has emerged.
Matthew Hall Founder of Aussie start-up Shareablee Tania Yuki shares her New York dream come true.
Hannah Francis Companies' inadequate privacy policies have been highlighted by the Privacy Commissioner.
Jad Mouawad Plane manufacturer discovers software bug that causes a total loss of electrical power, regardless of whether the 787 Dreamliner is in the air.