Key federal agency cleared of intimidating FOI website Right to Know

An investigation has cleared one of Australia’s leading federal government agencies of threatening and intimidating a volunteer-run transparency website that hosted freedom of information documents about its former boss.



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The Guardian revealed earlier this year that the Australian Public Service Commission’s chief legal counsel had written to the not-for-profit Right to Know website last October, demanding it remove “defamatory material”.

Right to Know hosts FOI documents and associated correspondence in an effort to improve government transparency.

The warning concerned FOI correspondence about the former APSC commissioner John Lloyd and his well-known dealings with the rightwing Institute for Public Affairs, of which he is a former director.

The applicant, an anonymous user named Fliccy, had become frustrated by the agency’s repeated delays and refusals to release documents. They named individual public servants, accused them of failing to comply with FOI law and alleged

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New blockchain tech key to cost savings for Northern mango producer

New blockchain tech key to cost savings for Northern mango producer
Senors placed in mango boxes track real-time data. Credit: CRCNA

A new blockchain platform has proven to be a game-changer for one of Australia’s largest mango producers, providing real-time, secure information from the tree to the supermarket.


The digital platform was developed and tested as part of a 2.5-year Smart Supply Chain pilot project co-funded by the Cooperative Research Center for Developing Northern Australia (CRCNA) in partnership with blockchain experts Trust Provenance (T-Prov), mango producer Manbulloo and industry group Growcom.

During the trial T-Prov and Manbulloo co-designed a platform which integrated all the systems and information Manbulloo identified as critical touchpoints along their supply chain. Real-time data, such as time, temperature and location were tracked, transmitted and uploaded to the blockchain where Manbulloo and other supply chain participants could then access the information through a dashboard interface.

Manbulloo’s quality manager Scott Ledger said integrating data and quality assessments along the

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Marketing Automation Software 2020 Market Analysis; By Key Players, Applications, Growth Trends, Share & Segment Forecast to 2026

“Global Marketing Automation Software Market 2020 Analysis”

Wiseguyreports.Com Publish New Market Research Report On-“Marketing Automation Software Market 2020 Global Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Opportunities and Growth, Forecast 2026”

Marketing Automation Software Market 2020

Study of market overview
This entire report has given a brief analysis of information about this Marketing Automation Software market in a global context. It introduced all its segments, products & services, market performances, market potentiality, etc. This report gives meaningful insights about competitors’ strategies, pricing models, technologies adopted by them, etc. This whole report has prepared to predict a future market growth rate of this Marketing Automation Software market for the assessment year 2026. This report also gives information about various manufacturing industries and also described technologies adopted by them.

Key market players
This Marketing Automation Software market analysis report provides all information about market competitions. Along with that, this report provides various information about key

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AMD Reports Earnings on Tuesday: 6 Key Things to Watch

As Intel  (INTC) – Get Report tumbles post-earnings for the second quarter in a row, AMD  (AMD) – Get Report is trading higher again, leaving shares up 78% on the year and 160% over the last 12 months.

It’s safe to say that markets are counting on the CPU and GPU developer to once more top estimates and issue strong guidance when it reports on Tuesday. Currently, the consensus among analysts polled by FactSet is for AMD to post Q3 revenue of $2.56 billion (up 42% annually) and non-GAAP EPS of $0.35.

AMD’s Q4 revenue consensus stands at $2.62 billion (implies 23% annual) growth, and its full-year revenue consensus stands at $8.9 billion (up 32%). In July, the company guided for 32% 2020 revenue growth, up from a prior outlook for 20% to 30% growth.

I’ll be live-blogging AMD’s earnings report, which typically arrives 15 minutes

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How Outsourcing Key Functions Can Give Your Startup A Competitive Edge

You have a great business idea that you’re ready to turn into a real business. However, you don’t have the technical skills to build the first version of your product, you don’t have the design skills to create a brand, nor do you have the marketing skills to bring it to consumers.

Moreover, you only have your personal saving to get your idea off the ground with no other outside funding from friends or family. Bringing on an experienced CTO or CMO to give you key talent is out of the question.

With all these constraints, how do you start to build your business? 

Fortunately, today, you can partner with a number of organizations that have specializations across business areas. Outsourcing, especially at an early stage, can be critical to getting the right expertise you need. It can also save you important time and money, all of which can

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The Watch Market to Reach $ 3.31 bn by 2024, CASIO Computer Co. Ltd., Citizen Watch Co. Ltd., and The Swatch Group Ltd. Emerge as Key Contributors | Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Technavio has been monitoring the watch market and it is poised to grow by USD 3.31 bn during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of almost 1% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

Although the COVID-19 pandemic continues to transform the growth of various industries, the immediate impact of the outbreak is varied. While a few industries will register a drop in demand, numerous others will continue to remain unscathed and show promising growth opportunities. Technavio’s in-depth research has all your needs covered as our research reports include all foreseeable market scenarios, including pre- & post-COVID-19 analysis. Download a Free Sample Report on COVID-19

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • What are the major trends in the market?

    Increasing use of smartwatches is a major trend driving the growth of the market.
  • At
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Factbox: Key Arguments in U.S. Antitrust Suit Vs Google | Top News

(Reuters) – The U.S. Justice Department filed an antitrust lawsuit against Alphabet Inc’s Google on Tuesday, claiming the $1 trillion company uses its market power to fend off rivals and said nothing was off the table, including a breakup of the internet search and advertising company.

“Today, millions of Americans rely on the Internet and online platforms for their daily lives,” Attorney General William Barr said in a statement. “Competition in this industry is vitally important, which is why today’s challenge against Google — the gatekeeper of the Internet — for violating antitrust laws is a monumental case both for the Department of Justice and for the American people.”

“Over the course of the last 16 months, the Antitrust Division collected convincing evidence that Google no longer competes only on the merits but instead uses its monopoly power – and billions in monopoly profits – to lock up key pathways

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Key tips every computer and internet user should follow

October is known as Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Now in its seventeenth year, the campaign continues to raise awareness of the importance of cybersecurity, online privacy, and digital hygiene in general.

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Did you know that approximately 6.85 million accounts get hacked every day? This is 158 accounts per second!

“Even though the statistics are shocking, every user can avoid the risk of becoming a target just by following the right cybersecurity practices,” explains Oliver Nobel, a data encryption specialist at NordLocker.

Repetition is the mother of learning, so it’s a good idea to go over the things you think you already know. The list below includes these 22 key tips every computer and internet user should follow to protect themselves from becoming a victim of cybercrime.

  1. Use multi-factor authentication for an extra layer of security whenever possible.
  2. Create complex and unique passwords for your online accounts. Start using a
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Programming, addressing complex needs key to helping homeless in Happy Valley-Goose Bay

After a video of an Inuk man in handcuffs being thrown to the ground by a Happy Valley-Goose Bay municipal enforcement officer was posted on social media, a deputy minister in the Nunatsiavut Government says a lot of work needs to be done to help the homeless population in Labrador.

The video was first shared by Torngat Mountains MHA Lela Evans on Friday. Evans said the man in the video is homeless. 

Michelle Kinney, Nunatsiavut’s deputy minister of Health and Social Development, told CBC Radio’s On The Go on Monday she’s reserving judgment from the video, not fully knowing the events that transpired leading up to the take down. 

The officer in the video has since been put on administrative duty and the town has launched an independent investigation into the incident. 

“I think that people in general are frustrated with the homeless issue, and there’s probably a time that

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Data Center Colocation Market to Reach USD 33.09 Billion by 2024, AT&T Inc. and BT Group Plc Emerge as Key Contributors to Growth

Technavio has been monitoring the data center colocation market and it is poised to grow by USD 33.09 billion during 2020-2024. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201019005925/en/

Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Data Center Colocation Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)

Although the COVID-19 pandemic continues to transform the growth of various industries, the immediate impact of the outbreak is varied. While a few industries will register a drop in demand, numerous others will continue to remain unscathed and show promising growth opportunities. Technavio’s in-depth research has all your needs covered as our research reports include all foreseeable market scenarios, including pre- & post-COVID-19 analysis. Download a Free Sample Report on COVID-19 Impacts

Frequently Asked Questions-

  • Based on segmentation by type,

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