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Ben Grubb is the deputy technology editor of smh.com.au, theage.com.au, brisbanetimes.com.au and watoday.com.au
Ben Grubb New privacy laws might be needed to protect against a wave of drones, according to a federal parliamentary committee.
Ben Grubb The operators of a drone involved in injuring an athlete in a West Australian triathlon have been referred to the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority.
Ben Grubb The consumer watchdog is taking legal action in the Federal Court against an Australian cleaning company it says was involved in posting fake testimonials about its business on the internet.
Ben Grubb The Tax Office has confirmed Australians will be required to sign up for online myGov accounts when lodging their tax returns electronically this year.
Ben Grubb Proposed changes would mean less rights for consumers with fixed phone lines, consumer body says.
Ben Grubb Vodafone says there is "no way" history will repeat itself when it comes to the network problems the telco faced in 2010.
Ben Grubb The Civil Aviation Safety Authority says it is investigating an incident that involved an athlete in a West Australian triathlon being injured by a drone that was filming the event.
Ben Grubb Sydney real estate agency Forsyth Real Estate has begun accepting virtual cryptocurrency bitcoin for house deposits and property advertising, through a partnership with Australian bitcoin payments...
Ben Grubb Charles O'Rear reveals where 'Bliss' was taken and how Microsoft discovered his iconic photograph.
Ben Grubb The race to launch Australia's first bitcoin ATM is entering its final stages, with a controversial figurehead behind one of the importers.
Ben Grubb Meet WorldView-2. It weighs 2800kg, operates from 770km up and is able to collect nearly 1 million square kilometres of imagery every single day.
David Wroe, Ben Grubb Northern Territory Police and Victoria Police push for web-browsing histories to be stored as ASIO uses Snowden leaks for metadata collection.
Ben Grubb This question will be the focus of a "mini" inquiry at Parliament House in Canberra on Friday.
Ben Grubb Communications Minster Malcolm Turnbull explains why the government had to renege on its promise to deliver 25 megabits per second speeds to all Australians by 2016 and says the renegotiation of the...
Ben Grubb Ben Grubb plugs in the most interesting devices at the annual Consumer Electronics Show.
Ben Grubb NBN Co executive chairman Ziggy Switkowski has refused to hand over an unredacted version of the NBN strategic review, citing ministerial advice.
Ben Grubb Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have come up with a device that can render digital 3D content physically and which could change the way we interact with PCs.
Ben Grubb A proposal to use drones to deliver textbooks, soft drinks and fast food has been shot down by academics and industry.
David Wroe, Ben Grubb Australians' email and instant messaging contact lists are being hoovered up by the nation's electronic intelligence agency under a massive surveillance partnership with the US, top secret documents...
Ben Grubb By now it should be apparent that if you use the internet your activities are being monitored and stored by one of the intelligence agencies in the "Five Eyes" nations, of which Australia is a member.