Federal cyber minister Dan Tehan wants to force telcos to block malware and ransomware travelling across their networks.
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Mastercard is testing fingerprint-based authentication for credit cards.
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Victoria’s Innovation Minister says the state’s long history of IT bungles should be ignored.
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The ATO may block websites that do not comply with the proposed GST Low Value Goods legislation.
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Regional Victoria has slammed the NBN rollout.
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Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says Tasmania could become the “battery of Australia”.
Published on: GreenCareer

An international consortium is looking at setting up a high-tech battery factory in regional Australia.
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The ACCC is investigating confidential gas contracts and the documents behind them.
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Volkswagen has been ordered to pay a $US2.8 billion criminal penalty for cheating emissions tests.
Published on: GreenCareer

South Australia is making it easier for doctors to prescribe medicinal cannabis.
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The Australian Paramedics Association (APA) says NSW ambulance crews are struggling with a failing radio network.
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Mining magnate Andrew ‘Twiggy’ Forrest has launched a nationwide ad campaign to support the cashless welfare card.
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Legal euthanasia should not be considered “the panacea to improving end-of-life care”, according to one US expert.
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Experts say the way foods are labelled creates unnecessary risks for kids with allergies.
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The ATO is chasing what could be Australia’s largest ever tax bill, from oil and gas giant Chevron.
Published on: EngineeringCareer

A new study shows investing in adolescent health and education brings significant economic benefit.
Published on: EducationCareer

Scientists and supporters of science will march in support of science this Saturday.
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In a seriously ‘mad science’ piece of research, the brains of old mice have been rejuvenated by injecting plasma from a human umbilical cord.
Published on: EducationCareer

A new OECD report has highlighted some of the pressures that can harm teenagers' wellbeing and performances at school.
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The education sector has been hit by the visa reforms announced this week.
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While US President Donald Trump has put the TPP off for now, Australia and other Pacific nations are close to securing a smaller trade deal.
Published on: ExecutiveCareer

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