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Charis Palmer is an experienced business journalist with specialist expertise in banking, retail and government IT. Prior to working with iTnews, Charis was News Editor with The Conversation, and editor with Business Spectator. She was also the founding editor of Technology Spectator, and before that ran her own media and events business focused on the banking sector.



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University of Wollongong joins MOOCs race 
Oct 14, 2013 | Comment Now 
Chooses Open2Study platform.
 
Small, not big business, needs R&D help: OECD 
Oct 11, 2013 | Comment Now 
Tax advice for the Australian govt.
 
Clyne talks up NAB tech transformation 
Oct 10, 2013 | Comment Now 
Preparing for 'unstoppable wave of digitisation'.
 
Save the Children embraces hybrid cloud 
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Thomas Duryea expands into growing market.
 
Australia outperforms in technology skills index 
 
Law Reform Commission seeks input on data privacy 
Oct 9, 2013 | Comment Now 
Metadata use, social media and drones could all be regulated.
 
TZ grows data centre business after losing AusPost deal 
Oct 8, 2013 | Comment Now 
Still firming up Australian parcel locker business.
 
Banks must disrupt their own business model 
Oct 8, 2013 | Comment Now 
Opinion: Moving from dumb payments switch to a bank app store.
 
Privacy Commissioner releases mobile app guidelines 
 
Banks look to 'big fast data' to meet regulator demands 
Oct 2, 2013 | Comment Now 
Real-time monitoring to prevent rogue trading, save money.
 
99designs to open source multi-language responsive design 
 
Aussie customers cautiously optimistic on PayPal's Braintree buy 
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Banks bypassed in growing payments market.
 
NAB ditches desk phones for BYOD 
Sep 27, 2013 | Comment Now 
Embraces 'real-time working' at new office.
 
NAB partners with Apple, Samsung for concept branch 
Sep 26, 2013 | Comment Now 
The future of retail banking.
 
Big data and the myth of anonymity 
Sep 26, 2013 | Comment Now 
Analysis: The Australian companies helping to destroy privacy.
 
Privacy Commissioner to release mobile app guidelines 
Sep 24, 2013 | Comment Now 
New expectations for app developers.
 
CommSec website glitch forces traders offline 
Sep 19, 2013 | Comment Now 
Updated: Server issue blamed.
 
Oracle headcount falls in Asia Pacific 
Sep 19, 2013 | Comment Now 
Lags behind on global sales staff push?
 
Matt Barrie to float Freelancer.com in Aussie tech sector push 
Sep 18, 2013 | Comment Now 
Puts his money where his mouth is.
 
Universities band together for co-lo storage 
Sep 17, 2013 | Comment Now 
UTS, UWS sign with Macquarie Telecom.
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