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Apple remains world's largest IT vendor

21 June, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Apple retained its top spot in Gartner's list of the top 100 vendors in IT by annual revenue, with rivals Samsung and Google taking second and third place respectively.

Beyond disruption to digital cohesion

19 June, 2017 by Ralph Candiloro, Regional Vice President, ANZ and APAC Sell Through, Juniper Networks

Fear of the unknown is all that stands in the way of a new era of 'digital cohesion' made possible by smart technology.

Digital currency double tax removed

12 May, 2017

The double taxation of digital currency payments will be removed under the latest federal Budget, an announcement that has been welcomed by digital currency and blockchain innovators.

Online shoppers prepare for Amazon arrival

10 May, 2017

A survey of online shoppers found that nearly one-third will shift their commerce to Amazon when the company arrives in Australia.

Telco customer satisfaction increasing

08 May, 2017

Customer satisfaction has improved on several key indicators, according to the latest telecommunications survey.

Early adopter firms have sunnier outlooks

02 May, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Australian small businesses that are also early tech adopters have the most confidence in growth over the next 12 months.

Australia to be nearly cashless within 5 years

26 April, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

At the current rate of change, 98% of receivables across all Australian businesses will comprise non-cash payments within five years.

Better digital strategies required, says Dimension Data

06 April, 2017

New research published by Dimension Data suggests that organisations around the world are not implementing effective digital strategies.

Android overtakes Windows as world's top OS

04 April, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Data from StatCounter indicates that Android overtook Windows operating systems as the most popular OS worldwide for accessing the internet, marking the end of a long era of Microsoft dominance.

Open IoT systems highly valued, IDC finds

30 March, 2017

The majority of Australian organisations place high importance on open standards for data, connectivity and open source software standards.

Telecom prices fell 1.5% during FY16: ACCC

09 March, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The ACCC's annual report on the telecommunications sector for FY16 shows that prices for services have overall been declining even as data quotas expand significantly.

Alibaba urges Aussie firms to embrace new tech

23 February, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The newly established ANZ subsidiary of Chinese e-commerce behemoth Alibaba Group has urged Australian businesses to embrace new technologies and convergence to grow their export sales.

Increasing automation sparks job loss fears

13 February, 2017

Australians are afraid of robots stealing their jobs, according to new research.

Sydney Startup Hub will aim to stimulate NSW economy

10 February, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The state government backed Jobs for NSW is seeking expressions of interest from incubators, accelerators and companies looking to partner in the development of the new Sydney Startup Hub.

Digital will dominate by 2020

06 February, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

IDC Australia predicts that half of its 500 top companies will depend on digital for the majority of their business by 2020.

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