Stories by George Nott

NAB doubles down on venture capital fund

NAB is doubling down on its $50 million venture capital fund NAB Ventures, by adding another $50 million to the pot over the next two years.

Written by George Nott05 Sept. 18 04:00

Consortium launches ‘Australian National Blockchain’

​CSIRO’s Data61 group, law firm Herbert Smith Freehills and IBM have formed a consortium to build a blockchain-based smart contracts platform dubbed the Australian National Blockchain (ANB).

Written by George Nott03 Sept. 18 10:41

Government to amend My Health Record legislation

​The Federal Government has announced changes to the My Health Record legislation to ensure police and government agencies can’t access patient information without a court order. The amendments will also allow individuals to delete their record after the opt-out window closes.

Written by George Nott01 Aug. 18 09:40

Get humans out of the AI loop, argues professor

​Humans should get ‘out of the loop’ of artificial intelligence systems, UTS roboticist Professor Mary-Anne Williams argued last week at an Australian Human Rights Commission technology conference in Sydney.

Written by George Nott30 July 18 11:35