Jonathan Cotton

Increase spend in the cloud_IDC

IDC highlights big investment needed for cloud migration

February 19, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
Australian cloud services market tracking to jump 150 percent over 2017-22. Why?... read more...
Biggest data breach_Collection

If you don’t want to be breached, use paper

February 7, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
Could there actually be a case for not digitising your data?... read more...
Global corruption index

AU stalls on global corruption index, NZ loses top spot

February 5, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
AU and NZ find themselves in troubling trend as high anti-corruption scores are replaced with decline... read more...
WTO e-commerce cleanup

Breakaway WTO countries vow to clean up e-commerce

January 30, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
Impatient with the WTO’s e-commerce inaction, members including AU and NZ, are negotiating a new global framework... read more...
Cyber attacks_CFO security

Is now the time for a ‘Cyber CFO’?

January 30, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
When financial risk is a cyber risk, should CFOs be taking greater responsibility for security?... read more...
Aussies prepare China market opportunities

Australian business prepares for massive China market opportunity

January 25, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
It’s not without its difficulties, but the big opportunities in China are only set to get bigger... read more...
Auditing algorithms

Ethics and algorithms: Can machine learning ever be moral?

December 6, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
New research suggests the human touch might be the solution to the excesses of the big data deluge... read more...
Amazon digital advertising crisis

Is digital marketing in crisis?

November 29, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Facebook and Google, Google and Facebook. What lies beyond the digital marketing duopoly?.. read more...
Biometric ID_ASB

Biometric ID tech’s growing acceptance

November 28, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
The consumerisation of biometrics is seeing the selfie elevated to trusted identity authenticator... read more...
e-retailers vs Amazon

Are e-retailers too complacent about Christmas?

November 23, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Judging by the buoyant mood you could be forgiven for thinking Amazon’s retail revolution has been called off. But not so fast... read more...
IoT security crackdown

Is it time for an IoT crack down?

November 22, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Security vendors will always find something to make us paranoid, but for IoT, some sort of policy framework is surely the order of the day... read more...
Emesents Hovermap underground mine drone

Below and beyond: The underground drones are coming

November 15, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Drone technology is rapidly taking off – but there's action happening closer to ground... read more...
ACCC consumer data standard

You have the right to remain private

November 13, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Inside Australia's ambitious consumer data standard…
Mixed reality revolution downunder

Mixed reality revolution finally gets underway downunder

November 1, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Australiasian VR, AR and mixed reality on the cusp of broad adoption… read more...
IBM acquires Red Hat

Big Blue chases cloud market with US$34b Red Hat acquisition

October 31, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
IBM’s proposed acquisition of open source cloud software company Red Hat will create the world's largest open source software portfolio... read more...
Aussie startup decline

Is the honeymoon over? Australian startups in decline

October 26, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
For the first time in five years Australia’s start-up ecosystem shows significant drops in startup activity... read more...
Gartner digi-commerce projects

AI investment shows bang for buck

October 18, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Gartner finds majority of AI projects are very successful – for e-commerce... read more...
Open office ruins collaboration

Open office findings counter-intuitive

October 17, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
The science is out: why open offices don’t foster collaboration... read more...
Tim Berners-Lee_Future of WWW

New world order: Is it time for Internet 2.0?

October 11, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Goodbye passwords, logins and data-hungry tech giants. The net’s future might just be on a USB... read more...
Online voting

When will online voting come to Australasia?

October 10, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
With voter numbers dropping, postal services on the decline and booth-voting pure misery, is it time for a digital solution?.. read more...

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