Australian government lags UK in deploying DMARC email spoofing prevention

DMARC email authentication can significantly reduce the risk of phishing attacks, but only 5.5 percent of Australia’s main government domains[…]

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New machine learning algorithm breaks text CAPTCHAs easier than ever

Algorithm tested against the text CAPTCHA systems used on 33 popular websites. Search Tech Things: Latest Tech News

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Telstra buys quarter share of Southern Cross Cable Network

Australia’s incumbent telco picks up 25 percent of Southern Cross and gains capacity on existing and future cables. Search Tech[…]

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Taiwan to shut down 3G networks by year end

Taiwan’s 3G networks will be removed by the end of the year and 5G services will not be available in[…]

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Taiwan to shut down 3G networks by year end

Taiwan’s 3G networks will be removed by the end of the year and 5G services will not be available in[…]

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Digital transformation in NSW kicks off after minister’s frustration at processes

The New South Wales government has launched its Digital Design System strategy, hoping to put the citizen first wherever state[…]

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Telstra flicks on a tiny piece of 5G in Melbourne and Sydney

Sydney and Melbourne have very small patches of 5G available, with Telstra getting early access to 3.6GHz spectrum. Search Tech[…]

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Google announces crackdown on Play Store ratings and reviews

Company said it removes millions of Play Store reviews and ratings on a weekly basis. Search Tech Things: Latest Tech[…]

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31 telcos face enforcement action for inadequate complaints processes: ACMA

Following ACMA investigations, 31 telcos face enforcement action for failing to meet the new NBN standards for complaints-handling. Search Tech[…]

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Digital driver licence rollout to follow NSW election

Digital driver licences will be made available statewide following the March 2019 state election, Minister for Finance, Services and Property[…]

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Google Doodle celebrates colors of artist Paul Klee – CNET

Prolific Swiss-German artist created 10,000 works of art during his lifetime. Search Tech Things: CNET Tech News

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Australian astronaut labels space tourism ‘dead-end’ and ‘dangerous’

Virgin Galactic’s project is really just a high altitude aeroplane flight and a dangerous one at that, Andy Thomas has[…]

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NBN to replace top-tier fixed wireless plan with best-effort service

In mid-next year, NBN will offer a best-effort fixed wireless service that it claims will offer 60/20Mbps in non-busy periods.[…]

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WSJ website defaced by PewDiePie fan in ongoing YouTube subscribers battle

Hacker posts apology on WSJ site and then urges users to follow the YouTube star. Search Tech Things: Latest Tech[…]

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Scientists discover Big Bang fossil hiding in space – CNET

In the deep, distant universe, fossil relics hide within gas clouds — and scientists have tracked them down. Search Tech[…]

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Twitter discloses suspected state-sponsored attack

Twitter says data leak occurred after an attack targeting a vulnerability in its support form system. Search Tech Things: Latest[…]

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Jaguar Land Rover could be readying to slash 5,000 jobs, report says – Roadshow

Times are tough at JLR, and with a potential no-deal Brexit looming, they could get tougher quickly if the company[…]

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Historic Israeli moon mission to ferry Holocaust survivor’s story to space – CNET

Israeli space teams load a time capsule into the Beresheet spacecraft that gives a peek into Israeli life past and[…]

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Editing Black Panther: ‘This is a beautiful thing — bye!’ – CNET

With Black Panther on the Oscars shortlists, editor Debbie Berman explains how additional photography helps hone a movie’s story right[…]

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Fresh Prince star suing Fortnite developer for allegedly using ‘Carlton Dance’ – CNET

The actor wants financial compensation, according to the complaint. Search Tech Things: CNET Tech News

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