After five months of delays and an overwhelmed phone hotline, Victorians can now check eligibility and book COVID vaccinations online.
Transforming a letter to a friend who passed away into a videogame? We profile Cécile Richard on their AGDA winning game and what drives their love for indie development.
Maybe you’re not actively trying to download the entire internet but you’d like to know what counts as “excessive”? NBN is working on it.
Operation Ironside (aka Trojan Shield) was a crazy idea to begin with, and even crazier that it actually worked.
Those lucky enough to have had two shots can get a certificate to prove it via the Australian Immunisation Register attached to myGov.
Every NBN reseller’s old enemy, CVC, could be on the chopping block as a new alterative fee structure gets offered up. Will it fly?
Twitter gives Australia the Blues, COVIDSafe doesn’t give anything, plus Facebook, hot sauce, Hearthstone, Valorant and more.
The Digital Transformation Agency has told Senate Estimates that, after some confusion last week, COVIDSafe has done sweet FA in 2021.
Twitter has made its subscription offer, Twitter Blue, available in Australia and Canada. And you don’t get much for your $4.49 / month.
The ACCC action against the Vocus-owned telcos has led to $2.5M in fines over misleading evening speed claims back in 2018-19.
Everyone’s favourite Aussie beasts from below are showing signs of success in a rewilding project to help save the devils from DFTD.
Digital ID creeping toward online verification systems, a ridesharing co-op launches in New York, HP buys HyperX plus more news from Computex and more.
Victoria’s vaccination booking system is still on a shelf, UNSW gives seL4 a lifeline, Computex news from Intel, Xiaomi shows faster fast charging, plus more from Amazon, TCL and Xbox.
Japan sending a cute transforming ball bot to the moon, Have I Been Pwned going open source, a Google privacy mess, Starlink for NSW police, and lots more.
PentanetGG’s big win, NBN Co’s big fail, smart parking for NSW, Apple lossless (and Amazon’s too), plus Boyega, Magic and more.
Our top tech, science and digital culture news for Monday, May 17. Includes news from the ASD, eBay, Twitter Blue, FF XIV, and lots more.