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API push paying off for Australian businesses

The adoption of APIs in Australia continues at pace with half of businesses having an API strategy already in place, according to a survey. Another third (32 per cent) will implement one this year.

Written by George Nott28 March 17 12:08

At home with Airtasker: The start-up's CTO Paul Keen on building for hypergrowth

Airtasker is a company in hypergrowth. Last year the job outsourcing marketplace hit half a million members, secured $22 million in a funding round led by Seven West Media, recorded its fifth year of consecutive revenue growth and ran ads during the AFL grand final half-time break.

Written by George Nott27 March 17 16:46

Sinodinos: Australia ready for tech related job losses

​Innovation minister Arthur Sinodinos has hit back at criticism from Atlassian co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes over the government’s reaction to job losses caused by technology.

Written by George Nott22 March 17 13:38

Do you wish your boss was more...dead?

Research finds that Apple’s former boss was the second most popular choice of CEO to serve under, after Virgin Group founder Richard Branson.

Written by George Nott22 March 17 10:53

Qantas start-up accelerator takes off

​In its first scheduled flight in 1922, Qantas aircraft, an Avro 504K, never got off the ground. The company is hoping for more success with its start-up programme of the same name which launches today.

Written by George Nott20 March 17 10:14

NSW Electoral Commission nabs tech head from parliament

​New South Wales Electoral Commission has appointed a new director of business systems as part of a corporate restructure which led to the resignation of its high-profile former CIO Ian Brightwell last year.

Written by George Nott15 March 17 14:03

Microsoft Teams wants to take down the Slack

Microsoft stepped into the enterprise collaboration market today with the full release of its Office 365, chat-based workspace Microsoft Teams.

Written by George Nott15 March 17 03:30