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Defects are not so much a technological problem as a sociological problem.

It's the system for building systems that we should be correcting.

The only unforgivable failure is the failure to learn from past failure.

Tom DeMarco: "Controlling Software Projects - Management Measurement & Estimation"

The lamp of experience... I know of no way of judging the future but by the past.

Patrick Henry

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Fri, 07 Oct 2022 13:01:28 +1100
Google unveils first-ever Pixel smartwatch
Google's first-ever Pixel smartwatch is packed with tracking and health features from its subsidiary Fitbit.
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Fri, 07 Oct 2022 11:18:46 +1100
‘The new asbestos’: Does the Optus hack spell the end for paper ID checks?
Handing over personal data is a prerequisite to participating in the digital economy, and that means there’s always a risk of it being stolen.
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Fri, 07 Oct 2022 07:13:58 +1100
Google’s first smartwatch, latest phones undercut Apple on price
Google has unveiled its first-ever smartwatch, leaning on health tracking by Fitbit which it acquired last year.
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Thu, 06 Oct 2022 21:35:39 +1100
GoPro HERO11 Black - Horizon Lock Showcase
Of all the features added to the new GoPro, horizon lock is Mark's favourite.
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Thu, 06 Oct 2022 16:37:34 +1100
Apple iPhone 14 Plus Review
Trevor Long's hands-on review of the Apple iPhone 14 Plus
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Thu, 06 Oct 2022 16:08:22 +1100
Teenager arrested for alleged scam on Optus victims as government lets telco share data
Changes announced by the government are designed to let financial institutions protect their customers but the list of banks that get the data won’t be made public.
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Thu, 06 Oct 2022 12:39:46 +1100
A snippet from DOKU: Live Alone Die Alone – The Karma Circle
Lu Yang's performances see dancers in motion capture suits animate virtual avatars on screen.
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Thu, 06 Oct 2022 10:36:37 +1100
TikToker reveals privacy safety check for iPhone
US TikToker and entrepreneur Scott Polderman has revealed a privacy safety check for iOS16 users on iPhone.
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Thu, 06 Oct 2022 10:30:00 +1100
From the Archives, 1937: Essendon Aerodrome lights up
In the 1930s Australians enthusiastically embraced the aviation industry. With increasing volumes of passengers, freight and mail, airline companies were required to undertake regular night flying and with the installation of lights and beacons Essendon Aerodrome took a significant step towards becoming a modern airport as a vital link in the lighted air route between Adelaide and Brisbane.
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Wed, 05 Oct 2022 12:15:49 +1100
How to spot a scam
Scammers are still finding creative ways to trick you, so here’s what you need to know to protect yourself.
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Wed, 05 Oct 2022 10:20:20 +1100
Apple dealt a blow as world moves closer to a universal charger
A push in Europe to force Apple into adopting the USB-C by 2024 would likely result in standardised charging and connection cables in Australia and across the world.
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Tue, 04 Oct 2022 20:26:29 +1100
Splatoon 3 - Return of the Mammalians trailer
Nintendo teases the story mode of Splatoon 3
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Tue, 04 Oct 2022 18:07:15 +1100
Optus recruits crisis expert as poor hack notification shreds brand
The embattled telco has hired former Howard advisor and journalist David Luff to help it navigate through its hacking crisis.
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Tue, 04 Oct 2022 17:25:22 +1100
Telstra, NAB staff info stolen in third-party data breach
A breach of a third-party service that helped Telstra and NAB with a rewards program has led to the publication of email addresses and names of current and former staff.
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Tue, 04 Oct 2022 12:26:21 +1100
The new tech making home cleaning a breeze
Featuring the latest and greatest innovative technology from Miele, housework will no longer feel like a chore with the lightweight but extremely powerful Triflex HX2.
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Mon, 03 Oct 2022 17:42:43 +1100
Optus ‘urgent updates’ leave customers guessing
With Optus scrambling to unveil the extent of the data breach, much of the stress and anxiety of the attack seems to have landed with the telco’s customers.
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Mon, 03 Oct 2022 16:44:26 +1100
‘Actions speak louder than words’: 150,000 passport numbers in Optus hack
An independent review, to be carried out by Deloitte, will look at how the hack happened but will not be made public.
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Sat, 01 Oct 2022 06:00:00 +1000
How Optus was hacked by someone acting like a ‘kid in a garage’
Five months after a third of the US population had their data stolen in a hack on the American Target, the CEO resigned. All eyes are now on Optus’ boss.
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Fri, 30 Sep 2022 15:56:03 +1000
How much would Optus pay to replace everyone’s ID?
With Optus’ data breach forcing thousands to change their passports, licences and Medicare cards, Optus could end up with a billion-dollar bill to clean up its mess.
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Fri, 30 Sep 2022 11:30:00 +1000
Monero: The currency of choice of the would-be Optus extorter
The privacy coin, established in 2014, is a favourite of the online underworld.
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