Stories by Agnes King

NSW education downgrades Microsoft deal

The NSW Department of Education has put Microsoft on notice after it agreed to extend its software licensing agreement with the company for just one year instead of renegotiating a new three-year contract.

Australian watchdog tightens ISP leash

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is turning the screw on Internet service providers (ISPs) that use misleading tags such as "free" and "unlimited" in advertising campaigns but then fail to deliver the goods.