Decades-old ‘overdue’ tax returns appear on ATO Online – Software- Tempemail

Taxpayers are being asked to submit outstanding tax returns that date back decades after the Australian Taxation Office updated its online portal for tax time 2020. Reports of the peculiarity emerged this month, when Australians eager to submit their tax returns for the 2019-20 financial year were alarmed to find Continue Reading

David Jones transforms customer service to meet online growth – Cloud – Projects- Tempemail

Retailer David Jones moved its customer service operations to run on Amazon Connect and Salesforce cloud-based systems, helping support online sales growth – and rising call volumes about the whereabouts of parcels. Customer services general manager at David Jones & Country Road Group, Daniele Iezzi, told Salesforce Live for Retail Continue Reading

Arm raises prices on chip technology for some customers – sources – Hardware- Tempemail

SoftBank-owned semiconductor technology supplier Arm has moved to raise licensing fees for some customers in recent negotiations, four people familiar with the matter told Reuters. In recent talks, Arm’s sales representatives have pressed for price hikes that would boost overall license costs for some customers by as much as four Continue Reading

Scammers take over high-profile Twitter accounts in mass hack – Security- Tempemail

A growing number of high-profile verified Twitter accounts were hacked today, including those belonging to tech billionaires Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates, in what appear to have been an internal systems compromise at the social media provider. Apple and ride-sharing giant Uber’s official account were also compromised, in Continue Reading

Deepfake used to attack activist couple shows new disinformation frontier – Software- Tempemail

Oliver Taylor, a student at England’s University of Birmingham, is a twenty-something with brown eyes, light stubble, and a slightly stiff smile. Online profiles describe him as a coffee lover and politics junkie who was raised in a traditional Jewish home. His half dozen freelance editorials and blog posts reveal Continue Reading

China warns UK that ‘dumping’ Huawei will come at a cost – Networking – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

China warned British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday that his decision to ban Huawei from the 5G network would cost Britain dearly in investment, casting the move as the result of politicised pressure from US President Donald Trump. Hours after Johnson ordered Huawei equipment to be purged from the Continue Reading

Margrethe Vestager was 100% correct over public mood on Apple tax case | Apple

Margrethe Vestager may as well give up. If the EU’s competition commissioner can’t win her highest-profile case in the EU’s second-highest court, then the EU’s tax arrangements, as they apply to multinational tech companies, will remain a free-for-all. In practice, she may plough on. The Luxembourg-based general court’s order that Continue Reading

There are calls to ban TikTok in Australia – but you should worry about Facebook too | TikTok- Tempemail

The concern over what data TikTok might be collecting on its users and providing to government authorities should be a concern for every app, not just those linked to China. This week, in response to calls to ban the app in Australia, TikTok wrote to Australian politicians to say it Continue Reading

Trump claims credit for UK Huawei ban as China says move ‘disheartening’ – video | Technology

Donald Trump has claimed credit for the UK’s decision to ban Huawei from the country’s 5G networks, after it was announced the firm would be stripped out of phone networks by 2027. The US president said he ‘did it myself, for the most part’, referring to talking countries out of Continue Reading