Policy

Govt funds gig economy platform

Govt funds gig economy platform

Denham Sadler
November 16, 2017

StartupLand

Startup wish list for Qld election

Startup wish list for Qld election

Aimee Chanthadavong
November 16, 2017

Policy

Denham Sadler
November 16, 2017
The federal government will spend $1.4 million on a platform to push just 80 unemployed young Australians into gig economy work with the likes Uber and Airtask...

StartupLand

Aimee Chanthadavong
November 16, 2017
As Queenslanders prepare to head to the polls next Sunday for the state election, startups and entrepreneurs are hoping for an outcome that would see the next ...

Policy

Andrew Ryan
November 16, 2017
Cloud has moved beyond proof of concept implementations in Australia to wide-ranging roll-outs across most departments and ministries. Current government polic...

Policy

Denham Sadler
November 16, 2017
Australian consumer groups are “extremely concerned” with proposed changes to the regulatory sandbox, while the country’s leading FinTech bod...

TelcoLand

Aimee Chanthadavong
November 14, 2017
Dampened by the federal government’s lacklustre efforts so far to roll out the National Broadband Network to regional parts of the state, the Queensland ...

Security

Denham Sadler
November 14, 2017
The federal government’s recent focus on Australia’s cyber military capabilities is two decades too late and the country remains vulnerable to a ra...

Policy

Denham Sadler
November 14, 2017
The government will look to regulate the use of individuals’ data by tech giants like Google and Apple if the private sector can’t enforce its own ...

Policy

James Riley
November 14, 2017
Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan will release an updated state innovation policy by the end of the year, but has cautioned against any expectations of la...

The Establishment

Beverley Head
November 13, 2017
Increasing levels of automation and woeful NBN performance are driving a deep digital divide across Australia, according to Unions NSW secretary Mark Morey. ...

Policy

Andrew Ryan
November 13, 2017
The traditional model for a startup has been to find funding, find people, and then find an office space to work in. The rise of co-working spaces has turned p...

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Capability

Michael Sainsbury
November 13, 2017
It’s a sign of the times that the two most expensive government projects in Australian history are squarely in the technology sector. Hot on the heels...

Transformation

Stuart Kennedy
November 13, 2017
Local Microsoft boss Steven Worrall kicked of his company’s big Summit event this week by talking up the need for digital transformation to be herded alo...

TelcoLand

Stuart Kennedy
November 13, 2017
A Nokia-sponsored report from Ovum released this week sets the scene for the post-rollout NBN, where network infrastructure suppliers stand to make serious mon...

Trade

James Riley
November 12, 2017
Mid-way through the world’s biggest shopping festival seems a weird time to declare that Alibaba is no longer an eCommerce company, but that’s the ...

Policy

Aimee Chanthadavong
November 11, 2017
The NSW government has overhauled its open data infrastructure with the imminent launch of a new data marketplace to be developed and managed on Data Republic&...

Policy

Aimee Chanthadavong
November 11, 2017
As an entrepreneur, an offer of up to $100,000 in equity grant, access to free co-working space for six months, and a ready-made network of mentors and busines...