In our annual Leaders in Technology series, we ask the experts what the year ahead holds. Today we talk mobility, security and connectivity with Frontier Software's CEO, Nick Southcombe.
The ACCC has identified a range of measures for improving mobile coverage in the bush, but will stop short of requiring mobile operators to provide access to their infrastructure on request.
Australia's Thinxtra has secured an up to $10m investment from the government's CEFC to complete the deployment of an IoT network covering 95% of the A/NZ population by the end of the year.
The use of electric cars is on the rise, with the Queensland government launching its first Electric Super Highway.
Vodafone was the market leader in Sydney during the second half of 2016, while remaining third-ranked nationally and in most other capital cities.
This year's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, the world's largest gathering of mobile industry representatives, is expected to be dominated by discussions of topics including the IoT as well as collaboration with other verticals.
Google's Play store App Security Improvement program has detected and secured 90,000 apps
Optus has secured $26.4m in government funding under the mobile black spot program, but an ANAO audit has criticised the program as inefficient and favouring Coalition electorates.
IBRS analyst Joseph Sweeney explains why you need to take charge of all your mobility projects, to stop them jumping around and crashing into each other and catching fire.
Social media is influencing Australians' media consumption and entertainment habits, with millennials leading the charge towards treating the internet as Australians' top entertainment destination.
The BLTX sealed full travel keyboard features 83 keys with an integrated touchpad.
Telstra has increased its planned capex to sales ratio for the next three years to its highest rate since FY09, as the company seeks to win back customers following a series of network outages.
BuildingIQ has acquired the IP and patent rights to the core technology behind its building energy optimisation platform from the CSIRO for $500,000.
Digital health company iPug has relocated to San Francisco to support its expansion and has collaborated with UQ to apply its mobile-friendly gamification technology to a burn injury prevention campaign.
Australia Post will experiment with using drones for the rapid delivery of small parcels as part of its initiative to support Australia's growing e-commerce market.