Stories by Darren Pauli

Opinion: Sighs of relief in ATO IT department?

No doubt sighs of relief escaped from cubicles in the tax office's IT department this morning as the Federal Government decided not to introduce several complex changes to the tax system and with it additional obligations on the ATO.

Telstra staff to strike over pay

Hundreds of Telstra employees are expected to stage a "mass walk-out" outside the telco's Melbourne CBD T-Life shop next Wednesday over salary arrangements.

iiNet plays down ACTA draft

iiNet chief regulatory officer, Steve Dalby, has poured cold water on so-called “conspiracy theories” about the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA).

Friday IT Funny: The GPS override

A friend of a friend of mine had bought a 4WD, and was ready to head south on a month-long roadtrip. This bloke couldn't find his way out of a cul-de-sac so he invested a couple of hundred bucks in a GPS unit and was rightly happy with himself.