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  • Murdoch University to open networking and games facility

    Murdoch University Information Technology (IT) has hatched a $2.6 million networking and gaming facility that puts the university at the “forefront of IT”, according to vice chancellor Eeva Leinonen.

    Written by Jennifer O'Brien07 March 18 13:49
  • ​How Google is trying to close the tech gender gap

    In 2015, a Deloitte and Australian Computer Society report found that only 28 per cent of IT workers in Australia are women. Like most female senior IT execs, Google for Work’s country manager, Renee Gamble, wants that number to rise.

    Written by Byron Connolly08 June 16 15:01
  • ​CIO profile: Berys Amor

    Corrs Chambers Westgarth’s IT chief leads a team building customised technology solutions that improve how the firm's clients do business.

    Written by Byron Connolly10 May 16 15:21
  • MIT alums celebrate 10th anniversary of bogus CompSci paper generator with cheeky new tool

    Three MIT grads this week are celebrating the 10th anniversary of their clever <a href="">SCIgen</a> program, which randomly generates computer science papers realistic enough to get accepted by sketchy technical conferences and publishers, with a brand new tool designed to poke even more fun at such outfits.

    Written by Bob Brown15 April 15 01:34
  • Computer engineering degrees pay off big time

    Computer engineering majors are some of the highest paid workers in the country, according to new data analyzed by the Brookings Institution.

    Written by Brandon Butler09 Oct. 14 07:23
  • Raspberry Pi now has its own app store

    The Raspberry Pi Foundation has announced that the new Pi Store is open for business, providing a centralized source of software for users of its tiny PCs.

    Written by Jon Gold17 Dec. 12 20:01