Jonathan Cotton

Alibaba cloud services_covid-19

Alibaba brings cloud services/AI to Covid-19 fight

March 25, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
As the world hunkers down, Alibaba opens its tech to medical professionals around the globe… read more...
Remote working_COVID-19

Demand for remote working surges

March 19, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Let the grand remote working experiment begin…
Wool exchange ransomware_Talman Software

Wool exchange hit by virus

March 12, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Forget about coronavirus for a moment. Another kind of virus just struck the A/NZ wool industry… read more...
Tech events worldwide cancelled_Coronavirus

Tech sector sweats Covid-19 as major events cancel

March 11, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
2020 the year of live streaming and webinars as organisers react to panic… read more...
Legal Counsel_HGM Legal

Lawyers’ role in tech disruption

March 6, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Is the legal profession too conservative for the fast-moving world of tech?… read more...
Remote working_Tips for businesses

Floods, fires, pandemics: Remote working hits the limelight

March 5, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
With large scale havoc impacting business, do you have a contingency plan in place?… read more...

Coronavirus: Brace for high-tech shortages

February 27, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
As the COVID-19 outbreak rolls on, disruption and uncertainty is the name of the game… read more...
Fonterra tech updates_HCL

Fonterra moves ICT contract to HCL

February 26, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Costs will be cut and tech modernised as Fonterra overhauls (and outsources) its IT… read more...
Industry 4.0_Deloitte survey

Tech, talent or strategy? What stands in the way of Industry 4.0?

February 20, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
A new survey finds C-suite execs optimistic about Industry 4.0 – but only in principle… read more...
Robots in retail

Robots eyeing up retail

February 19, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Ready or not, it’s a bold new retail age of AI, automation and robotics… read more...

AU gears up for Govt-wide ERP

February 13, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
End of support prompts move to SAP S/4HANA for GovERP… read more...
NZ Chile Singapore DEPA agreement

DEPA agreement looks to solve the big digital trade issues

February 12, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
What’s behind the new NZ/Singapore/Chile digital economy partnership deal?… read more...
Amazon christmas profits 2020

Amazon Xmas profits soar

February 5, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
A bumper holiday period has seen the global tech giant touch the $1 trillion mark… read more...
Australian tennis open_Infosys AI

Infosys serves up AI for tennis, but it’s no grand slam

February 5, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Aussie Open tech aims high but is let down by an app that fails to score… read more...
Open banking delays

What’s behind Australasia’s open banking delays?

January 29, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
And is it time for a New Zealand Consumer Data Right?… read more...
PwC’s Annual Global CEO Survey 2020

CEO pessimism reaches record high

January 29, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
PwC’s Annual Global CEO Survey 2020 reveals that more than half of all CEOs believe global GDP growth will decline… read more...
Microsoft carbon negativity 2030

Microsoft vows carbon negativity by 2030

January 22, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Supply chains face scrutiny as Microsoft goes carbon neutral – and then some – in a decade… read more...
Toshiba miracle algorithm

Toshiba hypes new miracle algorithm

January 21, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
‘Simulated bifurcation algorithm’ could revolutionise logistics, finance, and even drug development, says tech multinational… read more...
AI at work_Oracle report

Most workers would prefer a robot manager

December 20, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
Forget the fear-mongering about AI taking over. Most of us would prefer to be managed by the algorithms… read more...
ACCC inquiry tech giants

Govt puts social media giants on notice

December 18, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
ACCC digital recommendations for social, privacy and media endorsed by Govt… read more...

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