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Worried about your business being hacked? Here’s everything you need to know

Start-ups are filled with some of the most skilled and computer-literate people on the planet. However, don’t rest easy on your tech-savvy laurels, because it’s this false sense of cyber security that hackers are keen to exploit.

Using technology to spread the love in 2022’s hospitality industry

While there is optimism that 2022 will provide more stability than years past, businesses must build long-term strategies to maximise revenue year-round, and especially for notable holidays. In the hospitality industry, no single day is bigger than Valentine’s Day.

State of cybersecurity during the pandemic

As a new year unfolds, the hybrid working model underscores the challenges plaguing the post-pandemic state of enterprise cybersecurity. Employees are working in the office as well as remotely, connecting to corporate networks from various devices. As such, there is a growing need for corporate data to be accessible to employees while keeping it secure.

Torpago analyses the future of the Fintech market basing on the trends for 2022

From the Robinhood fiasco to a startup boom reminiscent of the dotcom craze, average consumers and venture capitalists are keeping a finger on the FinTech pulse.

How open banking offers benefits to customers, banks and cyber criminals

The Big Four banks, CBA, Westpac, ANZ and National Australia Bank introduced open banking in July 2021, and other banks and financial services are expected to follow in 2022.

Bitcoin, OnlyFans and AfterPay as QPay reveals the minds of Aussie uni students

QPay card was launched with a mission to improve the financial literacy of Australian students by being the first card to incentivise savings rather than spending.

The metaverse in 2022 shows what’s to come in our increasingly blended world

Digital twins and AI will transform the way businesses deliver customer experiences and service across a range of industries from travel to retail and insurance.

Vodafone auctions the very first sms text ever sent to benefit the UN Refugee...

Vodafone has auctioned the world's first SMS. It was transmitted through the Vodafone network on December 3, 1992...

Empiraa strategy management system raised $637k with private investors

We initially had conversations with tier 1 VC firms, however it just wasn’t a good fit. Private investors felt the pain of the problem. Our SME focus is our market, we believe we can help SMEs globally create, align and execute their business strategy.

Strategies to leverage the best crypto currency trading opportunities

Crypto currency adoption has surpassed retail and is now at the institutional level, with publicly traded companies and even governments bringing it into the fold too.

Six tricks to facilitate companies kickstart their DevOps transformation journey

The quest for new approaches to software development is continuous and has seen many companies gravitate from the waterfall model to agile development and DevOps.

Tremendous digital breakthroughs achieved by the Bitcoin Lightning Network in 2021

Bitcoin’s new-found acceptance, beyond being a store-for-value platform, has fast tracked crypto adoption by global financial institutions and online market places.

Whether it’s a fixed price, usage-based or hybrid subscription, the user always wins

While it’s true that Netflix and Spotify have made fixed-price or “all-you-can-eat” subscriptions perhaps the best-known variant, many other versions exist and usage-based pricing is just another of them.
How R&D grants can fast track your project to success

How R&D grants can fast track your project to success

“Don’t skip this step,” warns Jason, “You might discover later that there’s a limit on your R&D spend abroad. You may set up an entire team offshore only to discover you could have employed someone locally, and saved money!”

Overcoming the ‘innovation for the sake of innovation’ culture

Ideas will never meet all elements of a proof of concept exploration. And if they do, well, you’re not asking all the questions you need to. Success comes when failure is an acceptable outcome in the process.

Agtech in Toowoomba – Building Australia’s next frontier

QLD based Advisory Group Innovation Architects will partner with the Toowoomba Agtech and Logistics Hub (ATLH) to deliver a series of open...

Here are the top 3 ways how big data is empowering retail decision-making

As online sales grew, a new trend emerged, in which shoppers would do their research in the stores and then make their purchase online, after shopping around online for the best deal.

Aussie businesses need to embrace hybrid working in the 4th Industrial Revolution

According to a study by Slack, 1 in 2 workers would quit their jobs if employers provided no hybrid work offerings and forced full-time office work on them.

Which career should you choose when playing in EVE online? [SPONSORED]

Wherever there is intelligence in the universe, there is also going to be conflict, and in EVE that couldn’t be any different. By taking a career in the military of your chosen empire you are sure to see a ton of action throughout the galaxy.

Brisbane founder lands $500,000 for smart composting business

Orders for the world’s first smart composting device have opened after female-led sustainability tech startup Monty Compost Co closed a $500,000 capital...
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New Zealand’s Xero eyes US IPO, further disruption as subscribers increase...

Xero recently held its annual meeting in Wellington, during which the company revealed some interesting details about its future. As has been widely suspected, the...

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