Slashdot Items Tagged "australia"

Date / Time Story
Sunday February 04, 2018 @04:24PM Tesla To Construct 'Virtual Solar Power Plant' Using 50,000 Homes
Sunday January 28, 2018 @02:06PM Giant Tesla Battery In Australia Earns A Million Bucks In a Few Days
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @12:16AM 1.7-Billion-Year-Old Chunk of North America Found Sticking To Australia
Saturday January 20, 2018 @04:51PM Australian Birds of Prey Are Deliberately Setting Forests On Fire
Thursday January 18, 2018 @06:10PM Lifesaving Drone Makes First Rescue In Australia
Friday January 12, 2018 @01:46AM Sea Turtles Under Threat As Climate Change Turns Most Babies Female
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @02:55PM Tesla Big Battery Outsmarts Lumbering Coal Units After Loy Yang Trips
Monday December 04, 2017 @05:59PM Amazon Finally Launches In Australia
Friday December 01, 2017 @01:41PM Tesla Switches on Giant Battery To Shore Up Australia's Grid
Thursday November 30, 2017 @05:15PM Australian Man Uses Snack Bags As Faraday Cage To Block Tracking By Employer
Friday November 24, 2017 @06:20PM Tesla Completes World's Largest Battery Project In Half the Time Promised
Friday November 24, 2017 @03:36PM Data Breach Hits Australia's Department of Social Services Credit Card System
Saturday November 18, 2017 @12:43AM EFF Beats 'Stupid' Patent Troll In Court
Friday November 03, 2017 @12:10PM Australia Cockatoos Chew Billion-Dollar Broadband
Thursday October 12, 2017 @03:03PM US Weapons Data Stolen During Raid of Australian Defense Contractor's Computers
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @11:11AM Unsent Text On Mobile Counts As a Will, Australian Court Finds
Sunday October 08, 2017 @02:47PM 42 Solar-Powered Cars Race in 31st Annual 'Solar Challenge' Race
Sunday October 01, 2017 @04:06PM Bold Eagles: Angry Birds Are Ripping $80,000 Drones Out of the Sky
Sunday September 24, 2017 @11:30PM Australia Finally Creates Its Own National Space Agency
Thursday August 17, 2017 @08:55AM Australia Joins China and Japan in Trying To Regulate Digital Currency Exchanges
Monday August 07, 2017 @09:28AM Buggy Software Made Us Miss Money Laundering Scam, Says Australian Bank
Thursday July 20, 2017 @04:00PM Apple Flies Top Privacy Executives Into Australia To Lobby Against Proposed Encryption Laws
Sunday July 16, 2017 @06:36PM Crypto-Bashing Prime Minister Argues The Laws Of Mathematics Don't Apply In Australia
Friday July 14, 2017 @09:16AM Australia To Compel Technology Firms To Provide Access To Encrypted Missives
Friday July 07, 2017 @05:18AM Elon Musk Promises World's Biggest Lithium Ion Battery To Australia
Sunday June 25, 2017 @06:36PM Roadside Cameras Infected with WannaCry Virus Invalidate 8,000 Traffic Tickets
Sunday June 25, 2017 @01:01PM Australian Officials Want Encryption Laws To Fight 'Terrorist Messaging'
Friday June 16, 2017 @02:41PM Movie Piracy Cost Australian Network 'Hundreds of Millions of Dollars'
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @04:32PM Apple 'Error 53' Sting Operation Caught Staff Misleading Customers, Court Documents Allege
Sunday May 28, 2017 @10:31AM Seven Science Journals Have A Dog On Their Editorial Board
Monday May 15, 2017 @06:42AM How Australia Bungled Its $36 Billion High-Speed Internet Rollout
Saturday May 06, 2017 @08:00PM A New Use For Browser Fingerprints: Defeating Spoofing
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @03:19PM IT Contractors In Australia Are Not Being Paid Due To Dispute With Payroll Service
Saturday April 29, 2017 @11:57PM Australia Wants ISPs To Protect Customers From Viruses
Sunday April 23, 2017 @06:08PM Scientists Consider 'Cloud Brightening' To Preserve Australia's Great Barrier Reef
Saturday April 15, 2017 @12:17AM Troll With 'Stupid Patent' Sues EFF. EFF Sues Them Back
Sunday April 09, 2017 @10:55PM 'Unprecedented' Bleaching Damages Two-Thirds Of Australia's Great Barrier Reef
Thursday April 06, 2017 @09:22PM Public Crowd-sourcing Finds New Exoplanets
Thursday April 06, 2017 @01:29PM Apple Taken To Court For Refusing To Fix Devices
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:11PM This is Why Australia Hasn't Had a Recession in Over 25 Years
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @08:56PM World's Largest Dinosaur Footprints Discovered In Western Australia
Sunday March 26, 2017 @09:20PM Is Australia Becoming A Cashless Society?
Thursday March 23, 2017 @09:58AM Australia Shelves Copyright Safe Harbor For Google, Facebook
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @05:48PM Australia To Ban Unvaccinated Children From Preschool
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @10:05AM Australia Copyright Safe Harbour Provision Backed By Prime Minister
Sunday March 12, 2017 @12:19AM Australian Farmers Switch To Diesel Power As Electricity Prices Soar
Friday March 10, 2017 @08:13AM Elon Musk: I Can Fix South Australia Power Network in 100 Days Or It's Free
Saturday February 25, 2017 @01:23AM Seven Film Studios Want 41 Web Sites Blocked By Australian ISPs
Friday February 10, 2017 @03:16PM Australia's Retailers Join the Local Giant Banks in Their Battle With Apple Pay
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @07:26AM 'Australia Is Stubbing Out Smoking'
Thursday January 26, 2017 @12:17PM New Zealand To Bring Ultrafast Internet To 85 Percent Of Population
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @08:17AM Viruses, Spyware Found in 'Alarming' Number of Android VPN Apps
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @09:59AM Australia Plans Biometric Border Control
Sunday January 22, 2017 @12:19AM Humans, Not Climate Change, Wiped Out Australian Megafauna
Thursday December 15, 2016 @01:43AM The Pirate Bay, BitTorrent Websites To Be Blocked In Australia, Federal Court Rules
Monday November 28, 2016 @06:47PM Great Barrier Reef Has Worst Coral Die-Off Ever, Report Finds
Friday November 25, 2016 @06:56AM IBM To Pay More Than $30 Million in Compensation For Census Fail
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @09:10AM Aussie Internet Pirates Are The Best Customers
Saturday November 19, 2016 @08:02PM Feeding Seaweed To Cows Eliminates Methane Emissions
Saturday November 19, 2016 @05:58PM Commercial-Mining Drones Keep Getting Attacked By Eagles
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @09:00AM Australia To Play Strategic Role in Biggest Ever Search For Extra-Terrestrial Life
Sunday October 30, 2016 @04:21PM 'Armies' of Twitter Bots Bolster Both The Trump And Clinton Campaigns
Sunday October 23, 2016 @09:57PM A New Attack Allows Intercepting Or Blocking Of Every LTE Phone Call And Text
Saturday October 22, 2016 @08:20PM Quantum Researchers Achieve 10-Fold Boost In Superposition Stability
Friday October 21, 2016 @06:58AM Nurses In Australia Face Punishment For Promoting Anti-Vaccination Messages Via Social Media
Saturday October 01, 2016 @01:59PM Revolutionary Ion Thruster To Be Tested On International Space Station
Friday September 09, 2016 @02:22PM Data Entry Blunders Force Air Asia Pilots To Land in Melbourne Instead of Malaysia
Saturday August 27, 2016 @06:44PM Microsoft Lost a City Because They Used Wikipedia Data
Friday August 26, 2016 @09:28AM Robot Babies Not Effective Birth Control, Australian Study Finds
Friday August 26, 2016 @03:56AM Robot Babies Not Effective Birth Control, Australian Study Finds
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @04:13PM Ashley Madison Security Protocols Violated Canada, Austrialia Privacy Laws
Monday August 15, 2016 @12:36PM Internal 'Set Of Blunders' Crashed Australia's Census Site
Monday August 15, 2016 @11:25AM Australian Authorities Hacked Computers in the US
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @06:10PM Australian Census Website Shut Down On Census Night After 4 DDoS Attacks
Thursday August 04, 2016 @10:55AM Australian Census Stirs Up Storm of Privacy Concerns
Sunday July 31, 2016 @08:57AM New Site Checks Your Browser's Fingerprint
Friday July 29, 2016 @02:01PM Australia Has Moved 1.5 Metres, So It's Updating Its Location For Self-Driving Cars
Saturday July 16, 2016 @02:17PM Energy Prices Skyrocket in South Australia
Sunday July 10, 2016 @05:02PM EFF Delivers 210,000 Signatures Opposing Trans-Pacific Partnership
Friday July 08, 2016 @03:54PM Fair Use Threatens Innovation, Copyright Holders Warn
Sunday July 03, 2016 @10:42PM The Fight To Save the Australian Digital Archive Trove
Saturday July 02, 2016 @04:23PM Google Searches For 'VR Porn' Increase 10,000%
Saturday June 18, 2016 @04:28PM South Australia Refuses To Stop Using An Expired, MS-DOS-Based Health Software
Monday May 23, 2016 @12:06PM Robot Ranchers Monitor Animals On Giant Australian Farms
Thursday May 19, 2016 @04:33PM Superjet Technology Nears Reality After Successful Australia Test
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @11:37AM Australia Engineers Set New Solar Energy World Record With 34.5% Sunlight To Energy Efficiency
Friday May 06, 2016 @05:59PM Cellphones Do Not Cause Brain Cancer, Says 29-Year Study
Saturday April 30, 2016 @05:27PM Australia: VPN Users Aren't Breaching Copyright
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @09:45AM Aussie Pirates Have Another Year Not To Worry About Warnings
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @02:25PM Leaked Emails Reveal Widespread Corruption in Global Oil Industry
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @08:38PM Valve Loses Australian Court Battle Over Steam
Monday March 21, 2016 @07:49AM Australia Promises To Remove Tax On Bitcoin, Support FinTech Innovation
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @10:49PM Stephen Elop New Chief Innovator For Australia's Telstra
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @11:06AM Australia Deploys Shark-Spotting Drones To Keep Watch Over Beachgoers
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @10:44PM Draconian Aussie Science Censorship Law Takes Effect Next Month
Monday February 29, 2016 @09:48AM Pentagon Research Could Make 'Brain Modem' A Reality
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @10:10PM Australia's Major Parties Vote Against Encryption In Wake of Apple FBI Case
Monday February 22, 2016 @10:15PM Telstra To Roll Out 1000Mbps 4G
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @02:46AM Australian Foreign Affairs Says UN Assange Ruling Not Binding
Friday February 12, 2016 @12:36AM Dallas Buyers Club LLC Abandons Fight Against Australian Pirates
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @10:57AM Australia Cuts 110 Climate Scientist Jobs: "The Science is Settled."
Thursday December 24, 2015 @10:05PM Australian Government Tells Citizens To Turn Off Two-factor Authentication
Thursday November 19, 2015 @10:17AM New Anti-Piracy Law In Australia Already Being Abused
Thursday October 01, 2015 @07:58AM First of 2 Australian NBN Satellites Launched Successfully
Thursday October 01, 2015 @07:20AM Reports: Telstra Customers Suffering Crippling Speeds To Any Apple Service
Monday September 28, 2015 @08:36AM UberX Runs Into Trouble In Australia With NSW Suspending Vehicle Registration
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @07:53AM Australia Passes Site-Blocking Legislation
Sunday June 21, 2015 @07:28AM In 6 Months, Australia Bans More Than 240 Games
Thursday June 11, 2015 @09:12AM Australian ISPs Will Be Forced To Block (Some) Pirate Websites
Thursday May 21, 2015 @04:25PM Australian ISP Offers Pro-bono Legal Advice To Accused Pirates
Monday May 11, 2015 @03:01AM Australia: Your Digital Games (and Movies!) Could Be About to Jump In Price
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @01:58PM 17-Year-Old Radio Astronomy Mystery Traced Back To Kitchen Microwave
Thursday April 30, 2015 @07:50AM Australia To Grade Written Essays In National Exam With Cognitive Computing
Thursday April 23, 2015 @08:02AM Wellness App Author Lied About Cancer Diagnosis
Thursday April 16, 2015 @11:46AM 2K, Australia's Last AAA Studio, Closes Its Doors
Thursday March 26, 2015 @04:54PM Australia Passes Mandatory Data Retention Law
Saturday March 21, 2015 @02:47PM New Alzheimer's Treatment Fully Restores Memory Function For Mice
Thursday March 12, 2015 @04:47PM Homeopathy Turns Out To Be Useless For Treating Medical Conditions
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @12:28PM Ask Slashdot: Video Storage For Time Capsule?
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @08:38AM Researchers Create World's First 3D-Printed Jet Engines
Friday February 20, 2015 @06:29PM Australian ISPs To Introduce '3-Strike' Style Anti-piracy Scheme
Thursday January 29, 2015 @09:45AM The Quantum Experiment That Simulates a Time Machine
Thursday December 18, 2014 @02:26PM Australia Moves Toward New Restrictions On Technology Export and Publication
Thursday December 18, 2014 @01:10AM New Cargo Ship Is 488 Meters Long
Sunday December 14, 2014 @09:35PM Apparent Islamic Terrorism Strikes Sydney
Thursday November 20, 2014 @05:49PM UNSW Has Collected an Estimated $100,000 In Piracy Fines Since 2008
Thursday November 06, 2014 @07:34PM Australian Post Office Opens Mail Forwarding Warehouse In the USA
Monday November 03, 2014 @09:26AM Australian Courts Will Be Able To See Your Browsing History
Thursday October 30, 2014 @11:58PM Australian Gov't Tries To Force Telcos To Store User Metadata For 2 Years
Thursday October 02, 2014 @07:09AM How Hackers Accidentally Sold a Pre-Release XBox One To the FBI
Tuesday September 30, 2014 @07:21AM Man Walks Past Security Screening Staring At iPad, Causing Airport Evacuation
Thursday September 18, 2014 @09:07AM Australian Police Arrest 15, Charge 2, For Alleged Islamic State Beheading Plot
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @09:34AM Quickflix Wants Netflix To Drop Australian VPN Users
Sunday August 24, 2014 @10:27PM Aussie Airlines To Allow Uninterrupted Mobile Use During Flights
Sunday August 24, 2014 @03:04PM News Corp Australia Doesn't Want You To Look Closely At Their Financials
Thursday August 14, 2014 @09:55AM Transparent Fish Lead to Stem Cell Research Breakthrough
Monday August 04, 2014 @08:35PM Australia Rebooting Search For MH370
Friday July 25, 2014 @11:28PM Australian Government Moving Forward With Anti-Piracy Mandate For ISPs
Friday July 18, 2014 @07:59PM Australian Website Waits Three Years To Inform Customers of Data Breach
Friday July 18, 2014 @06:48AM Committee Formed To Scrutinize Australia's Web Censorship Law
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @09:50AM New Zealand ISP's Anti-Geoblocking Service Makes Waves
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @07:41AM Australian Police Use Telcos For Cell "Tower Dump" of All Connected Users' Data
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @07:05AM Tractor Beam Created Using Water Waves
Monday June 16, 2014 @05:26PM Google Floats Balloons For Free Wi-Fi
Tuesday May 27, 2014 @07:41AM Australian iPhone and iPad Users Waylaid By Ransomware
Sunday May 25, 2014 @01:38AM Kiwi Genetically Closer to Extinct Elephant Birds Than to the Emu
Saturday May 10, 2014 @01:22AM Australian Government To Standardise On Drupal
Thursday May 08, 2014 @07:43AM Melbourne Uber Drivers Slapped With $1700 Fines; Service Shuts Down
Friday April 11, 2014 @10:23PM CSIRO Scientists' Aquaculture Holy Grail: Fish-Free Prawn Food
Wednesday April 09, 2014 @07:46AM Australia Declares Homeopathy Nonsense, Urges Doctors to Inform Patients
Sunday April 06, 2014 @09:48PM UAV Operator Blames Hacking For Malfunction That Injured Triathlete
Sunday March 23, 2014 @12:09PM IPCC's "Darkest Yet" Climate Report Warns of Food, Water Shortages
Sunday February 23, 2014 @11:41PM Confirmed: Earth's Oldest Rock In Australia
Friday February 14, 2014 @07:27PM Internet Censorship Back On Australian Agenda
Thursday February 13, 2014 @10:03AM Australian Police Deploy 3D Crime Scene Scanner
Saturday January 11, 2014 @07:30AM Australian Teen Reports SQL Injection Vulnerability, Company Calls Police
Monday January 06, 2014 @06:44PM Australian Team Working On Engines Without Piston Rings
Sunday December 29, 2013 @04:33PM Australian Icebreaker Tries To Get Through To Stranded Antarctic Research Ship
Friday December 27, 2013 @10:35PM Australian Dept. Store Chain's Website Crashes and Can't Get Back Up
Thursday December 05, 2013 @03:25PM Australia's $44B Broadband Network May Settle For Fiber Near the Home
Tuesday December 03, 2013 @08:49AM Australian Spy Agency Offered To Share Data About Ordinary Citizens
Monday December 02, 2013 @09:39PM Final Days For Australia's Analog TV
Sunday November 17, 2013 @10:56PM Australia Spied On Indonesian President
Sunday November 17, 2013 @10:09AM Robots: a Working Breed At the Dairy
Thursday October 31, 2013 @04:53PM Ask Slashdot: Package Redirection Service For Shipping to Australia?
Monday October 14, 2013 @11:01PM Aussie Company Planning To Use Drones For Textbook Delivery
Sunday October 06, 2013 @08:02AM World Solar Challenge Underway
Sunday September 22, 2013 @08:00AM World Solar Challenge To Start In Less Than Two Weeks
Sunday September 08, 2013 @09:30PM Australia Elects Libertarian-Leaning Senator (By Accident)
Friday September 06, 2013 @07:35AM On Eve Of Election, Australia's Conservatives Announce Mandated Filtering Policy
Tuesday September 03, 2013 @06:54AM World-First: Woman Becomes Pregnant After Ovarian Tissue Graft
Saturday August 24, 2013 @08:00PM Australian University Unveils New Carbon-Trapping Bricks
Tuesday August 13, 2013 @07:40AM Aussie Public Servant Criticises Gov't On Twitter, Gets Sacked
Sunday July 28, 2013 @11:01PM Several Western Govts. Ban Lenovo Equipment From Sensitive Networks
Saturday July 27, 2013 @02:45PM Man Formerly Charged With Rigging Student Ballot Exposed As Labor Official
Saturday July 20, 2013 @05:40AM Rethinking the wetsuit
Thursday July 04, 2013 @02:56PM Mystery Intergalactic Radio Bursts Detected
Saturday June 29, 2013 @10:02AM Unix Guru Evi Nemeth Missing, Feared Lost At Sea
Saturday June 29, 2013 @09:31AM Australian Air Force's Recruiting Puzzle Shown To Be Unsolvable
Wednesday June 26, 2013 @07:24AM Internet Villain of the Year Stephen Conroy Resigns
Tuesday June 25, 2013 @10:12AM Ask Slashdot: Can I Cross US Borders With Legally Ripped Media?
Saturday June 22, 2013 @03:13AM QANTAS Wants To Monitor Frequent Flyers' Home Internet
Tuesday June 18, 2013 @11:26AM HFT Nothing To Worry About (at Least In Australia)
Monday June 03, 2013 @07:25PM Beer Fridge Caught Interfering With Cellular Network
Friday May 31, 2013 @07:01PM Memory Gaffe Leaves Aussie Bank Accounts Open To Theft
Monday May 27, 2013 @06:37PM Australian Intelligence HQ Blueprints Hacked
Friday May 24, 2013 @05:42PM Scanner Identifies Malware Strains, Could Be Future of AV
Tuesday May 21, 2013 @07:35AM Australia Makes Asian Language Learning a Priority
Wednesday May 15, 2013 @07:50AM Australian Government Initiates Covert Internet Censorship
Saturday May 04, 2013 @10:30PM In Australian Town, Public CCTV Off Over Privacy Concerns
Monday April 22, 2013 @07:03PM Former Diplomat Slams Facebook For Inaction On Fake Pages
Monday April 22, 2013 @10:26AM Hybrid RotorWing Design Transitions From Fixed To Rotary Wing Mid-Flight
Wednesday April 17, 2013 @01:40AM Australian Bureau of Statistics Doesn't Like Direct Downloads of Census Data
Thursday April 11, 2013 @01:49PM Australian Networks Block Community University Website
Monday April 01, 2013 @05:55PM WikiLeaks Party Launching This Week
Friday March 22, 2013 @12:08AM Adobe to Australians: Fly to US for cheaper software
Tuesday March 19, 2013 @07:42AM Telstra Bigpond To Use As Email Handler
Tuesday March 19, 2013 @01:39AM eBay Helps Aussie Gov't Catch Welfare Cheats
Thursday March 14, 2013 @07:26PM Australian PM Targets Imported IT Workers
Thursday March 14, 2013 @04:39AM New Calls Surface for Australia to Implement a Three Strikes Law