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Telstra backflips on refusing customer access to metadata

After previously refusing, Telstra will soon provide its customers with some of their personal metadata.

Ben Grubb 1:19 PM   Despite agencies having access to your metadata, Telstra wouldn't give it to customers. Now it's had a change of heart.

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How hard will it be for Aussies to sneak into HBO Now?

Winter is coming, and so is Game of Thrones to the Apple TV.

Adam Turner 1:04 PM   Just as we get legit access to Netflix, geo-dodgers have set their sights on HBO Now to watch Game of Thrones online.

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Plastic undersized guitars are set to return to your living room

<i>Rock Band</i> is heading to Xbox One and PlayStation 4 this year.

James 'DexX' Dominguez 8:55 AM   The rumours were true: music game pioneer Harmonix has officially announced Rock Band 4. Will Guitar Hero follow suit?

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Mark Zuckerberg's one rule for hiring at Facebook

One rule: Mark Zuckerberg speaks at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

Josie Ensor 1:04 PM   'It's a pretty good test and it has served me well,' Facebook founder tells audience at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona

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Is chief information officer a dead end on the path towards becoming CEO?

Bernie Brookes (left) has stepped down as Myer chief executive and has been replaced by Richard Umbers.

Sylvia Pennington 11:11 AM   Myer's CIO was recently elevated to the top job, but he's in a very small minority.

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Time to give tech start-ups a chance to maintain Australian standard of living

Alan Noble.

Alan Noble 9:15 PM   Start-ups should be given the regulatory support to take risks and turn Australia into a true knowledge and software-led economy.

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The fate of MH370 is still a mystery, but search has discovered many underwater secrets

A 3D model of a section of seafloor in the MH370 search area.

Nicky Phillips 2:29 PM   A search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370, which disappeared on March 8 last year, has revealed a lot about the Indian Ocean.

HBO could slash Foxtel's throat over GoT

Treachery? HBO is believed to be in talks with Apple to make Game Of Thrones available on Apple TV by April 13.

11:26 AM   Foxtel may lose thousands of customers if blood thirsty drama Game Of Thrones is streamed through Apple TV when the fifth season launches next month.

Mars once had a sea larger than the Arctic ocean

An artist rendering of what recent research suggests Mars might have looked like around 4 billion years ago, when most researchers think the planet was considerably warmer than it is today.

Marc Kaufman 10:49 AM   After six years of planetary observations, scientists at NASA say they have found convincing new evidence that ancient Mars had an ocean.

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How hard will it be for Aussies to sneak into HBO Now?

Adam Turner 1:04 PM   Just as we get legit access to Netflix, geo-dodgers have set their sights on HBO Now to watch Game of Thrones online.

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Don’t blame Facebook – the narcissists have always been there

Laura Demasi   Laura Demasi looks at the me-media world and asks the questions worth pondering over.

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User support a core issue

Garry Barker   Despite aiming for simplicity, our linked-in world of increasingly complex devices requires sophisticated help.

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Return to film smells like teen spirit

Terry Lane   The day we left the darkroom and closed it for good, rescued for all time from toxic fumes, our lungs breathed a sigh of relief.