The HFC rollout late last year caused temporary shut down and NBN Co has increased the budget of its national network build by $2 billion as a result.
Microsoft is being investigated by US authorities over potential bribery and corruption related to software sales in Hungary, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter.
TPG and Vodafone have confirmed they are in “exploratory discussions” for a possible merger.The Australian reported earlier today that the telcos had enlisted UBS and Macquarie Capital to advise on the potential tie-up. The report said that discussions between the two started as early as 2015.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has called for greater safety provisions on consumer products after reporting that 4.5 million items were recalled in 2017-18.The consumer watchdog provided new figures showing at least 10 people were injured to the point of requiring medical attention per day as a result of unsafe products.
Apple said on Friday that no customer data was compromised after Australian media reported a teenager had pleaded guilty to hacking into its main computer network, downloading internal files and accessing customer accounts.The boy, 16, from Melbourne, broke into the US computer giant’s mainframe from his suburban home many times over a year, The Age reported, citing statements by the teenager’s lawyer in court.