Amazon.com asks for federal law against price gouging during national emergencies – Finance- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Online retailer Amazon.com, criticised for not acting quickly enough to curb sellers who charged hundreds of dollars for high-demand hand sanitizer during the early phase of the new coronavirus pandemic, urged Congress on Wednesday to pass a law against price gouging during times of national emergency. Price-gouging is not usually illegal but can be in […]

Queensland next to upload photos to national face matching database – Security- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Queensland will become the next state or territory to share driver’s licence information with the federal government’s controversial national facial biometrics matching database, the Department of Home Affairs has revealed. In answers to questions on notice from senate estimates, the department said the sunshine state would become the fourth jurisdiction to upload data to the […]

Fresh uncertainty over national ATM consolidation, utility – Hardware – Security- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

The prospect of Australian banks handing over thousands of automatic teller machines to a new national ATM utility provider is in uncertain territory after Westpac’s chief executive Peter King said more time was needed to see how people used hard currency amid the COVID pandemic. Asked about where he saw ATM consolidation headed at Westpac’s […]