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Let’s Talk: Automation – To be or not to be for your business?

Automation, what is it good for? Is automation a good idea for all businesses? What limitations are there? Let's talk..

Tracking technology in the workplace: The benefits of increased surveillance

The successful integration of tracing technology within the workplace comes down to identifying the benefits for the business and staff alike.

iOS 14 and increased privacy: What it means for your small business

The upcoming changes are a win for improving the privacy of social media users, but it will substantially change the world of marketing. It’s time to invest in other touchpoints...

Six reasons for more Aussie women to join the tech industry

If you’re a woman and thinking about a career in tech, here are six things you need to consider.

Bitcoin price soars after Tesla bets big on the cryptocurrency

Worshippers at the house of Bitcoin are likely looking to Elon Musk as a heaven-sent blessing today...

Brisbane bio-tech firm lands $302 million U.S. contract for at-home COVID tests

A very big move for Brisbane-based digital diagnostics company Ellume ...

This Apple iOS update will force developers to ask for tracking permission

Giving users the power to decide whether or not an app can access their data and activity...

Free electric vehicle charging stations to rollout in regional Victoria, regional Australia-wide to follow

100 free EV charging stations - no more than 100 kilometres apart - are on the way!

Apple releases new warnings about iPhone 12 and medical devices

The tech giant is warning of the risks associated with the magnets and electromagnetic fields...

Harnessing technology to deliver world-class cancer care

For the Icon Group, delivering world-class cancer care across Australia, New Zealand, and Asia has required extensive travel to train staff and support its...

Four ways automation will change the future of Aussie workplaces

Keeping a lid on costs while maintaining productivity has become a key objective for many Australian businesses, but successfully balancing these imperatives requires fundamental...

Putting in the final touches: Contactile’s world-first tactile sensor

Some of the world’s most important advances in robotics are happening here in Australia. While interest and investment pour into the global robotics industry, there...

Mental Health in The Disinformation Age

The recent Netflix documentary, The Social Dilemma, looks at some of the devastating impacts that technology and artificial intelligence (AI) are having on many of...

Does a passwordless future ensure effective cybersecurity?

Let’s be frank—passwords are still the bane of our online existence. They’re living fossils, throwbacks to a time when a secret string of characters was the...

It’s gold, gold, gold to SWAN Systems in FoodBytes! Pitch 2020

SWAN Systems, a precision irrigation and fertiliser platform founded by Western Australian farmers has won the global agtech category of international start-up competition, FoodBytes!...

Accessing salaries in advance: Australian fintech secures $4m of Series A

Australian fintech Beforepay has today announced the successful completion of its AU$4 million Series A capital raise. The round, which closed in nine days...

Working from home benefits employers as well as employees

The COVID-19 pandemic has seen remote working transition from being a personal preference to a matter of safety. The challenge for small businesses is...

Debunking Open Banking to democratise financial services

Open Banking is here. It’s not scary, and it could save you money. I asked my 72-year-old Dad what he thought Open Banking was. With...

Are Australian businesses already behind in the digitalisation game?

Top down transformation: the case for implementing digital management practices Byline: Mark Sands Digitise or die has become something of a mantra for businesses in recent...

Agility: a business strategy

Byline: Brad Newton, DocuSign, VP APAC We’re in the midst of the fourth industrial revolution, marked by extraordinary technological advances. For businesses it can sometimes...