There are now half as many job advertisements in Australia as there was this time last year, according to new figures released by the Olivier Group.
Stories by Kathryn Edwards
Computer manufacturer Hewlett-Packard has effectively ended a four-year-old court case against Australian scientific agency the CSIRO, which claimed its wireless computer technology is worth billions of dollars in royalties.
Westpac has received a slap on the wrist by the communications watchdog for making prohibited telemarketing calls to its customers.
The NSW government has spent more than $5 million issuing police with portable digital fingerprint scanners to stop criminals weaseling out of fines, arrest warrants, court appearances and breaches of bail.
With an abundance of projects on the cards for 2009, the outlook for Australian IT recruitment remains positive, according to Melbourne-based IT recruiter Peter Acheson.
Australian Federal Police officers have seized "among the worst" images of child abuse they have seen following a global sting of an online network sharing images and videos of sexually abused children.