Police busted for porn emails
As many as five New South Wales police
officers have been sacked for sending
pornography over the police email system, with
a further six threatened with dismissal...
Frustration as ComSec site blocked
Commonwealth Securities, the online sharetrading arm of the
Commonwealth Bank, enraged clients and is thought to have lost
millions of dollars in trades when its website became inaccessible for
most of Monday...
Melbourne IT scrapes new depths
The hotly contested Australian Internet domain category, .com.au, is
expected to be released into the open market in about July, ending
Melbourne IT's exclusive rights to such sales...
Regions miss out on IT jobs
REGIONAL Australia is being left behind the surge in IT and
telecommunications employment, a new research paper has
Kriz virus makes return appearance
'Tis the season for nasty
viruses. This one is based on the
infamous CIH virus and trashes PCs on
Dec. 25. The worst part is that it
spreads by piggy-backing on other
viruses. Be prepared...
Napster urged to block Nazis
Napster says that it can't stop the
swapping of skinhead and Nazi music -- despite pleas
from a German agency...
E-tailers Try Last-Minute Promotions
Desperate to extend a holiday season that peaked too early, online retailers are trying
to entice shoppers with big-time promotions and incentives like speedy air shipping
freight for the price of standard ground shipping...
Sony's pet robot raking it in
Sony said Wednesday it has received 40,000 orders for an updated version
of its popular Aibo pet robot less than four weeks after its launch Nov. 16, marking
a smooth start...