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Financial Review:
Australia's competition regulator the ACCC rejects application by four banks to collectively negotiate with Apple over NFC, and boycott Apple Pay   —  The competition regulator has rejected an application by the banks to collectively negotiate with technology giant Apple over access to the iPhone's …
Mar 30, 2017, 9:25 PMIn context
Yolanda Redrup / Financial Review:
Australian accounting software company MYOB to buy payment processing firm Paycorp for AU$48M   —  Accounting software company MYOB is pushing further into payment processing solutions, which it sees as a major growth opportunity for the business, thanks to the $48 million acquisition of Paycorp
Feb 22, 2017, 6:40 PMIn context
Yolanda Redrup / Financial Review:
Android Pay launches in Australia with 25+ partners but ANZ is the only big four bank signed up   —  Google's digital wallet Android Pay has its official Australian launch on Thursday, and like with Apple Pay's earlier launch Australia and New Zealand Banking Group is the first big four bank signed up.
Jul 13, 2016, 9:40 PMIn context
Yolanda Redrup / Financial Review:
Twitter launches Moments in Australia, partnering with the ABC, BuzzFeed Australia, and more   —  Twitter launches Moments in Australia, as it tries to win back old users  —  Twitter is launching its Moments feature in Australia on Wednesday, aiming to bring its non-active users …
Mar 1, 2016, 11:50 PMIn context
Paul Smith / The Australian Financial Review:
Xero lands $100M backing from Accel Partners for US expansion ahead of expected IPO   —  Xero lands $NZ132.9 million backing from Accel Partners ahead of US listing  —  Online accounting software maker Xero has scored a $NZ132.9 million ($US100 million) investment from Silicon Valley …
Feb 24, 2015, 10:20 PMIn context
AFR:
Apple head of retail Angela Ahrendts visits flagship store in Sydney as new iPhones go on sale in Australia   —  Fun, phones and fights as Apple opens the doors for iPhone 6 sales  —  Apple stores across the country opened at 8am to the customary sounds of cheers from Apple staff and rush …
Sep 18, 2014, 9:20 PMIn context
Neil Chenoweth / Financial Review:
Apple moved $8.9B in untaxed profits from Australia to Irish subsidiary in last decade   —  How Ireland got Apple's $9bn profit  —  US tech giant Apple has shifted an estimated $8.9 billion in untaxed profits from its Australian operations to a tax haven structure in Ireland in the last decade …
Mar 6, 2014, 4:55 AMIn context
Christopher Joye / Financial Review:
Huawei spies for China, says ex-CIA head   —  The former head of the US Central ­Intelligence Agency and National Security Agency, Michael Hayden, believes Chinese telecommunications manufacturer Huawei Technologies is a significant security threat to Australia and the US …
Jul 19, 2013, 6:40 AMIn context
Paul Smith / Financial Review:
BlackBerry chief lays out survival plan and says iPhone is old news   —  BlackBerry chief exectutive officer Thorsten Heins has said the rapidly advancing global smartphone market has left Apple's iPhone in its wake, and predicted his company would have 100,000 native apps available …
Mar 18, 2013, 8:20 AMIn context
James Hutchinson / Australian Financial Review:
Legal twist in Apple, Samsung case   —  A two-year legal battle between smartphone rivals Apple and Samsung has taken an unprecedented twist in Australia, with two Federal Court judges now hearing the case together.  —  The case, which began in 2011, resumed in the Federal Court this week.
Feb 25, 2013, 10:00 PMIn context

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