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Australia’s New Cyber-Security Minister Acknowledges National Vulnerabilities

Dan Tehan, the new minister in charge of the government’s cyber-security program, used his maiden public address to turn attention to our national security vulnerabilities. Mr Tehan warned that Australia’s exposure to hackers, cyber-terrorists and rogue states should be addressed as a matter of priority. In a speech to the National Press Club, the new ...

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Slow Speed and Dropouts Causing Most Internet Headaches

Australians are happier with their mobile service, but increasingly dissatisfied with their Internet connection. Over 112,000 complaints were lodged with the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman (TIO) over the past year in relation to mobile, landline and Internet services. Mobile grievances fell by over 25% to a nine-year low, but complaints about Internet services rose 22% to ...

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Artificial Intelligence Taps Into the Mysterious Power of the Universe

New research has discovered the reason why Deep Learning Artificial intelligence systems may be so effective. It turns out they’re designed based upon concepts that follow the fundamental laws of the universe. These deep neural network programs, consisting of multiple layers of algorithms, have proven to be incredibly adept when it comes to solving complex ...

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Victoria Launches Australia’s Largest and Fastest Free Wi-Fi Network

Australia’s most advanced free public Wi-Fi network recently launched in Melbourne, delivering world-class Internet access to users across all Melbourne CBD train stations, as well as Queen Victoria Market, the Bourke St Mall, and South Wharf Promenade at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. VicFreeWiFi is the largest network of its kind in Australia, and ...

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