Stories by Diana Nguyen

Optus and NICTA mobile app competition now open

The annual Optus and NICTA ‘Unleash Your App’ competition has kicked off today, with Australian university students called on to develop Android-based applications for the chance to win $5000 in prize money.

UTS selects CIO

The University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) has found a CIO following a five-month search.

Optus confirms TV Now appeal

Optus chief executive, Paul O’Sullivan, has confirmed the telco will seek leave to appeal the High Court’s ruling against its TV Now recording service.

NBN to blow out by $400m: Turnbull

Shadow communications minister, Malcolm Turnbull, has claimed that the 2012-13 budget, announced Tuesday night, has revealed that the price tag of the National Broadband Network (NBN) has jumped by as much as $400 million.

Budget cuts to ICT likely: IIA

The Internet Industry Association (IIA) has predicted that ICT investment will be cut back in today’s federal budget.

Smartgates to undergo $7.9m expansion

The automated border processing technology, Smartgate, is slated for a $7.9 million expansion over the next two years, as announced by home affairs and justice minister, Jason Clare.