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Apple cuts forecast following weak China sales

​Apple on Wednesday cut its sales forecast for its latest quarter, with Chief Executive Tim Cook blaming slowing iPhone sales in China, whose economy has been dragged down by uncertainty around U.S.-China trade relations.

Written by Reuters03 Jan. 19 11:47

Oracle's quest to make blockchain disappear completely

At its annual San Francisco OpenWorld conference last week, Oracle announced it would ​soon be launching​ four supply chain use case focused blockchain applications. And it won't be stopping there.

Written by George Nott30 Oct. 18 08:08

NAB and Westpac back smart receipt start-up Slyp

​The corporate venture capital arms of National Australia Bank and Westpac have led a $2 million seed funding round into Sydney ‘smart receipt’ start-up Slyp.

Written by George Nott16 Oct. 18 04:00

Australia's $315BN digital opportunity is slipping away

'Digital innovation' – encompassing innovation-led productivity improvements of existing businesses and the rise of new digital industries – can deliver $315 billion in gross economic value to Australia over the next decade.

Written by George Nott18 Sept. 18 11:51

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

Westpac CIO Dave Curran to leave bank

Westpac’s group chief information officer, Dave Curran, will leave the bank at the end of January next year.

Written by Rohan Pearce16 Aug. 18 10:12

Finance selects Salsa Digital for next GovCMS

The Department of Finance has selected Victorian company Salsa Digital to operate GovCMS, the whole-of-government content management system.

Written by Byron Connolly20 July 18 11:34

Cryptocurrency prices are all in the mind

​The volatility of cryptocurrencies has become something of a joke. The fact its value bounces around like a kangaroo in a clown car has given rise to countless memes about the emotional toll of being an investor.

Written by George Nott23 May 18 09:00

Aussies lost $340M to scams last year

Australians lost $340 million to scammers in 2017, a $40 million increase on the year before, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) said on Monday.

Written by Byron Connolly21 May 18 12:08

RBA names new CIO

The Reserve Bank of Australia has appointed a replacement for departing chief information officer Sarv Girn.

Written by George Nott23 April 18 13:01

Samsung Pay connects Four

Samsung Pay can now be used by NAB customers, making the smartphone mobile wallet the first to be compatible with all of the Big Four Australian banks.

Written by George Nott26 March 18 14:42