The COVID-19 pandemic will accelerate a global trend towards contactless payments, with the global digital payments market to reach $4.9 trillion.
Australia's fintech start-up ecosystem has flourished in 2020, with more than 100 Aussie fintechs added to the KPMG Fintech Landscape 2020.
Researchers have revealed that 99.2% of Aussies have nomophobia — a fear of being separated from their mobile phones — which could endanger their health.
Individual determination and sensitivity have been ranked as two critical personal characteristics in 70% of CIO hiring processes in 2021, according to Gartner.
Digital Rights Watch has joined a coalition of rights groups calling on governments to avoid using the COVID-19 pandemic to expand digital surveillance.
Gartner has revealed its annual top strategic technology trends for 2021, outlining the areas in tech that organisations should explore next year.
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Empired has won a three-year deal to deliver application managed services for the Cancer Institute NSW.
The ASG Group has expanded its Indigenous trainee program nationally, to encourage more young Indigenous Australians to take up a career in IT.
Australian researchers have made a breakthrough in cooperative perception tests, revealing that smart cars can now see hidden pedestrians, even through buildings.
The OAIC has called for changes to the Privacy Act 1988, to ensure privacy protections remain consistent with current Australian values.
NSW has been named the premier Australian state for tech, with tech workers comprising 7.2% of the total workforce in 2019.
Expressions of interest are now open for potential operators for Tech Central, an innovation and technology precinct near Central Station.
Victoria's technology workforce is expected to grow by just 1.8% per annum from 2020 to 2025, the lowest projected growth nationally, according to the ACS.
Amazon has added 3.4 gigawatts of renewable power to its portfolio, including the Hawkesdale Wind Farm in Victoria, bringing its total capacity to 6.5 GW.