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CIO budgets are beefing up quickly

By Jennifer Foreshew - The Australian The findings come from the Michael Page Technology 2014/2015 CIO Viewpoint report, released today, which surveyed 62 CIOs working across a range of industry sectors in Australia. “For...

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Markets Live: Banks drive rally

We know very little of what Scotland seriously intends to do. 9:12am: Local shares are poised to edge lower as global equities fell amid a dearth of news and as Scotland appeared closer than...

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Airbnb’s Aust profits find digs in Ireland

However, Airbnb maintains it is up to users to be aware of its policy on handing over information to government bodies on request. "In Australia, it’s well documented that we’re part of the sharing...

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Here’s How Foxtel Wants To Punish You For Being A Pirate

By Luke Hopewell Rather than threaten pirates with legal action for their behaviour, Foxtel wants to educate consumers about their behaviour, much like the US Copyright Alert System does. “[Research shows]…that young people, in...

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Industry urges submarine certainty

By AAP Australian Industry Group chief executive Innes Willox said local supply chain companies had made investment decisions on expectations the submarines would be built in Adelaide and needed clarity. "Companies have acted in...

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The Ukraine crisis has big implications for Australia

By Robert Gottliebsen Along with Robert Gottliebsen and Stephen Bartholomeusz, Alan also founded Business Spectator, the popular business news and commentary website. Alan has been a trusted source of investment advice to Australians for many...

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Aust stocks tipped to open flat

By AAP The broad-based S&P 500 fell 6. 28 points, or 0. 31 per cent, to 2,001. 43, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index rose 9. 39 points, or 0. 20 per cent, to...

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Coalition vote drops again: Newspoll

By AAP Conducted at the weekend and also published in The Australian, the poll of 1207 people revealed that 62 per cent of voters supported the action taken so far by the Abbott government,...