What’s the point of education if Google can tell us anything?

7:57PM | Tuesday, 28 July 2015 |  Can’t remember the name of the two elements that scientist Marie Curie discovered? Or who won the 1945 UK general election? Ask Google.

THE NEWS WRAP: Google giving away patents to startups

7:34AM | Friday, 24 July 2015 |  As part of a continued fight against patent trolls, Google is offering to give startups two starter patents to help them get off the ground and defend their IP.

THE NEWS WRAP: SydStart announces first female speaker

7:40AM | Friday, 17 July 2015 |  After being widely criticised for its first all-male round of guests, Australian startup conference SydStart has announced its first female speaker.

THE NEWS WRAP: Another Reddit executive quits

7:53AM | Wednesday, 15 July 2015 |  Following CEO Ellen Pao’s resignation from the company only days ago, Reddit chief engineer Bethanye Blount has quit after less than two months in the job.

Julian Assange on Google, surveillance and predatory capitalism

7:43PM | Monday, 6 July 2015 |  Since the last time we were together inside his prison lodgings at the Ecuadorian embassy in London, a few things have changed.

Technolog: Hype and reality. Apple Music launch and possible UK encryption ban

7:36PM | Friday, 3 July 2015 |  It is sometimes difficult to know which is worse, the hyperbole that accompanies product launches, or that from politicians threatening catastrophe at the hands of terrorists unless tech companies stop giving their customers effective security and privacy.

Google search results put to the UsabilityHub test by researchers

7:13PM | Wednesday, 1 July 2015 |  Melbourne startup UsabilityHub has found itself playing a role in the ongoing debate about Google and how it displays search results.

THE NEWS WRAP: Apple expected to pay $US450 million to e-book buyers

7:33AM | Wednesday, 1 July 2015 |  Apple has lost its appeal against a 2013 decision that found it had conspired with publishers to raise the price of e-books, according to The Wall Street Journal.

THE NEWS WRAP: Apple Music says, “It’s gonna be alright”

6:32AM | Tuesday, 23 June 2015 |  Apple has decided it will pay royalties to artists during Apple Music’s free trial period after all.

Google wants more mobile-friendly websites in its mobile searches

4:26PM | Wednesday, 22 April 2015 |  When you search Google on a mobile device, any website that is not mobile-friendly will be harder to find from today.