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  • ​NSW government unveils digital strategy

    The NSW government has unveiled a new digital strategy that requires agencies to report their performance against the reform program every six months to government chief information and digital officer, Damon Rees.

    Written by Byron Connolly23 May 17 11:35
  • Melbourne scientists develop 'electronic skin'

    ​Melbourne researchers have developed a new form of wearable technology that can become part of the body, like a metallic artificial skin.

    Written by Bonnie Gardiner04 May 16 12:14
  • The wrong skills for the wrong century

    CeBIT was held in Sydney this week and for the first time – in the midst of the celebration of technology innovation – there was a specific session focused on what only can be described as an economic emergency – skills.

    Written by Marie Johnson08 May 15 16:15
  • Social engineering disabling targets: Mitnick

    Many cyber criminals are using social engineering to get a foot in the door and gain access to corporate and government systems, says the world’s most famous hacker, Kevin Mitnick.

    Written by Byron Connolly05 May 15 14:51
  • Relayr wins over $30,000 for its WunderBar IoT sensors

    Berlin-based startup Relayr charmed the judges at the Code_n startup competition with its kit for building Internet of Things devices, and walked away with €30,000 (US$32,000).

    Written by Mikael Ricknäs19 March 15 06:46
  • Pixometer app offers a smarter way to read dumb meters

    So you want to track your water, electricity or gas consumption, but you still don't have a smart meter on your supply? Pixolus has a mobile app that makes it easier to keep track of meter readings, even with dumb meters.

    Written by Peter Sayer19 March 15 05:47
  • With mobile on its mind, SugarCRM looks to expand

    SugarCRM has been busy, acquiring mobile app and data analytics company Stitch earlier this month and then this week, announcing with Deutsche Telekom a customer relationship management hosting service in Germany. The moves highlight the company's progress beyond its initial position as a niche, open-source alternative for CRM.

    Written by Mikael Ricknäs19 March 15 01:17