Tech

Legal Tech goes from luxury to necessity overnight

As the nation moves to remote working to flatten COVID-19, the use of legal technology has gone from being a luxury to a necessity...

Why all businesses need to pay attention to data literacy

According to McKinsey Global Institute, data-driven organisations are 23 times more likely to acquire customers, six times more likely to retain customers, and 19...

Google, Uber then :Different: Mina Radhakrishnan’s tech life and startup

Mina Radhakrishnan is co-founder of :Different, an Aussie tech startup revolutionising property management in Australia through technology innovation.  Along with her husband Ruwin Perera, Mina founded :Different...

Sextech startups: What is the future of sex?

Melbourne recently held Australia’s first Sextech Hackathon of the decade, hosted by podcaster and entrepreneur Bryony Cole and Gavin Heaton, founder of Disruptors Co,...

Is the customer experience really becoming an AI experience?

In today’s highly competitive business environment, the customer experiences a brand delivers are its single biggest differentiator, outpacing even product, price and quality. In...

Sydney med-tech startup secures $3 million international investment

Sydney-based med-tech startup, loop+, has recently landed on a $3M venture capital investment led by icare Foundation, Silicon Valley-based Yamaha Motor Ventures, Giant Leap...

Australian startups form Envirotech Alliance in wake of climate crisis

A community of Australian startups have partnered up to establish the Envirotech Alliance, an initiative focused on creating scalable solutions to help protect the...

How our company is using Artifical Intelligence

Opyl has pivoted directly into the AI tailwind that is transforming healthcare. Like a super powerful industrial magnet, we use AI to identify and...

Easy ways data may be leaving your organisation – without your knowledge

Data privacy is a non-negotiable in today’s workplace. But data protection can be complex to implement and difficult to monitor risk, meaning that not...

What does an Artificial Intelligence Specialist actually do?

In mid December, LinkedIn revealed that Artificial Intelligence (AI) Specialist was the top emerging job for 2020; this may not be of much surprise but it does...

Digital transformations hindered by cyber risks

Global cybersecurity company, Forcepoint, has recently unveiled the results of an Australian study conducted by IT analyst firm Frost & Sullivan. Half of the...

How will chatbots transform customer engagement in 2020?

2019 has been the year of customer empowerment. The days of struggling to get hold of a customer service agent are over. Due to...

Energy infratech, Aurtra, receives $2 million from Sydney Angels and Uniseed

Energy infratech start-up, Aurtra, has received a total of $2 million from Australia’s largest angel investment group, Sydney Angels, venture fund, Uniseed and other...

Tech-averse SMEs are hindering their own success

Tech-averse SMEs are missing out on the benefits that technology can provide for their business through the use of accounting software, apps and add-ons.  Forty-one...

Is sending a text the most effective marketing strategy?

If you’re a marketing manager or business owner, you may be interested in hearing the news from MessageMedia – that sending a text (SMS...

Why you don’t need a tech degree to work in a tech company 

The tech industry is fluid and rapidly evolving alongside a raft of new innovations. There is one constant throughout all of this: demand for...

SMEs can use digital tools to grow, they just need to know how

A vast array of digital tools are available for SMEs to connect with their customers and grow their business, however, it can be challenging...

Report: 4 in 5 organisations are using 20 year old payroll tech

New data has revealed that 83 per cent of organisations are using payroll technology developed 20 years ago or more. The findings come at a...

Have your phones stopped ringing? This may be why

Today, while our phones are never out of reach, we largely avoid talking on the phone. Ironically, most people use mobile phones primarily for...

Why the payments industry needs to champion workforce diversity

It’s an undeniable fact that the financial services industry is currently undergoing massive changes. While a stable global payment ecosystem is more critical than...