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High margin businesses give IBM's Q2 revenue a boost

IBM on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit and revenue that topped analysts' expectations as it benefited from growth in higher-margin businesses including cybersecurity and cloud computing.

Written by Reuters19 July 18 09:33

Checking in with the chatbots

The rise and rise of chatbots in Australia has been impressive. But are they any good?

Written by George Nott09 July 18 12:07

Wanted: A CIO to save the environment

The Australian Conservation Foundation (ACF) – a donation-funded community organisation with more than half a million members – is seeking its inaugural chief information officer.

Written by George Nott02 July 18 12:25

Why artificial intelligence is a human right

2018 is a monumental year regarding human rights; it’s the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, a remarkable document to be read in conjunction with the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. This year also marks the Convention’s 10th anniversary.

Written by Marie Johnson27 June 18 11:28

How to innovate with analytics and deliver real business value

Adopting advanced analytics and the road to artificial intelligence and machine learning is top of mind for many organisations looking to discover true business value, according to SAS vice-president of marketing and customer engagement, Bob Messier.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien21 June 18 14:00

Adelaide driverless shuttle hits open road with public aboard

​A driverless shuttle bus will carry passengers on public roads in South Australia for the first time as part of a five-year trial of autonomous vehicle technology backed by the state government.

Written by George Nott19 June 18 14:47

Maddocks hires machine to do its due diligence

Law firm Maddocks will start using artificial intelligence to streamline its due diligence process thanks to a new deal with Luminance AI.

Written by Byron Connolly24 May 18 15:41

US government won't block AI development

​The Trump administration will not stand in the way of the development of artificial intelligence in the United States, a top official said on Thursday, while acknowledging that the burgeoning technology will displace some jobs.

Written by Reuters24 May 18 09:32

Federal government launches AI and IoT projects

The federal government has hatched two new research projects - investigating artificial intelligence (AI) and the internet of things (IoT) technologies - in a bid to advance Australia’s knowledge and expertise in these emerging areas.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien24 May 18 09:09
  • How are businesses harnessing the power of AI?

    Rather than the tendency to view AI as a threat that can eliminate the need for human input and employment, some argue technology can assist and enhance business processes and digital marketing efforts.

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    With over 20 years of accredited experience, Southern Cross University Online is one of Australia’s pioneers in online postgraduate education, with over 5,000 enrolled students.