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  • Regional QLD to go digital by December

    The Federal Government has announced the digital switchover date for regional Queensland, with the switch to digital-only television to occur on the 6 December this year.

    Written by Chloe Herrick03 May 11 12:20
  • Telstra warns Queenslanders to beware of scammers

    As if floods, cyclones and a tourism industry in tatters weren't enough, North Queenslanders are now having to fend off attacks of a different kind — from scammers. Telstra has issued a warning to North Queensland residents to be cautious when responding to emails or phone calls from organisations asking for personal details, following reports of emails and phone call scams.

    Written by Georgina Swan15 April 11 15:13
  • Queensland looks to NBN for service relocation

    The Queensland Government has flagged a potential relocation of key state government services to regional centres as a means of maximising the benefits afforded by the National Broadband Network (NBN) rollout.

    Written by James Hutchinson01 April 11 12:20
  • Bligh replaces ICT minister in Qld reshuffle

    Queensland Labor MP Simon Finn has been named as minister for ICT as part of a cabinet reshuffle in the state government announced by state Premier Anna Bligh this week.

    Written by James Hutchinson21 Feb. 11 09:09
  • Sirius (ASX:SIU) unit wins $300k contract expansion

    Software and services company InfoMaster, a subsidiary of Sirius (ASX:SIU), has secured a $300m contract expansion from the Queensland transport department

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling17 Aug. 10 18:09
  • Greens offer rival cyber-safety policy

    The Australian Greens has released its own cyber-safety policy to rival that of the two major parties, with the central planks being an obligation for ISPs to offer PC- or modem-based filtering technology to customers, stronger cybercrime law enforcement and better research and education in the field.

    Written by Renai LeMay16 Aug. 10 14:58
  • iseek launches $44m QLD data centre

    Queensland data centre operator iSeek has opened a $44m facility in Brisbane that has been designed to be energy efficient

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling13 Aug. 10 17:45