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BaxterIP and the future of metaverse watercoolers

As the potential of shared virtual work environments continues to be bandied about, one local law firm has recently introduced a browser-based system to enhance the hybrid working experience,...

Mapping support for women in STEM, a new initiative

As part of a campaign to drive the sector toward gender equity, InnovationAus.com is undertaking a project to map every organisation supporting women in STEM, from those running education...

NSW semiconductor bureau locked with unis, CSIRO

A $6 million semiconductor bureau to be established in central Sydney will provide local companies with services and connections into the booming global market as part of a state...

WA future health fund seeks new research initiatives

The latest program under the Western Australian government’s Future Health Research and Innovation fund calls on members of the community to propose their own research and innovation initiative. Through...

Queensland moves on data breach notification scheme

The Queensland state government is considering a mandatory data breach notification scheme among several privacy and information sharing reforms in the works. The scheme would force agencies to report...

Local RAT manufacturers still waiting for TGA approval

A Victorian manufacturing facility meant to already be churning out a million Covid-19 rapid antigen tests per month is yet to get off the ground as Australian companies continue...

Gig Guide: Alan Jones new Fishburners interim CEO

Co-working space and digital startup network Fishburners has appointed tech and venture capital veteran Alan Jones as its interim chief executive officer. Mr Jones’ began his experience as a...

Australia’s quantum leap just got real: Chief Scientist

As quantum technologies promise to disrupt conventional computing and its underlying semiconductor industry, a Sydney company’s world first offers a chance for Australia to straddle the change while pushing...

Southern Launch complex targeted by conservation groups

South Australian conservation and environmental protection groups have maintained their opposition to Southern Launch’s proposed launch complex at Whalers Way, with a petition to be submitted to the state’s...