Innovation Innovation

Want to know more about what's hot or on the horizon in the IT space?

This section looks at some of the new technologies that are emerging, or could be upcoming in future months or years.

Check out the articles below to find out more about what is going on in the industry!

Toshiba woes intensify on reports of $8bn writedown

Toshiba woes intensify on reports of $8bn writedown

Shares plummet.
Jan 20 2017 11:07AM
Toshiba eyes stake sale in chip business

Toshiba eyes stake sale in chip business

As writedown looms.
Jan 19 2017 6:48AM
'Chip' robot greets customers in Sydney shopping centre

'Chip' robot greets customers in Sydney shopping centre

Stockland's first trial of humanoid assistant.
Dec 9 2016 9:53AM
NSW govt will offer regulatory sandboxes to test new tech

NSW govt will offer regulatory sandboxes to test new tech

Unveils state innovation strategy.
Nov 30 2016 11:58AM
BHP Billiton creates maintenance innovation centre

BHP Billiton creates maintenance innovation centre

Split across three Australian cities, but with global remit.
Nov 9 2016 6:45AM
NSW Transport to set up a 'digital incubator'

NSW Transport to set up a 'digital incubator'

Standalone unit to shelter prototypes from BAU.
Nov 2 2016 4:53PM
Qld govt out to prove it can do business with start-ups

Qld govt out to prove it can do business with start-ups

SMEs say they want exposure more than money.
Oct 24 2016 6:32AM
Qld pays $300k to build an app already available for free

Qld pays $300k to build an app already available for free

Taxpayer-funded option ridiculed by opposition.
Jul 29 2016 11:23AM
AWS' Bezos joins US Defense tech brains trust

AWS' Bezos joins US Defense tech brains trust

Heavy-hitters to help world's biggest military to innovate.
Jul 27 2016 1:00PM
WA minister gets 'innovation' badge and $20m to spend

WA minister gets 'innovation' badge and $20m to spend

Ideas summit to inform agenda.
May 17 2016 2:28PM
Turnbull wants to make Australia APAC's fintech hub

Turnbull wants to make Australia APAC's fintech hub

Creates advisory group.
Feb 24 2016 12:04PM
Govt seeks to define 'innovation company' for tax breaks

Govt seeks to define 'innovation company' for tax breaks

Investors could face substantial red tape.
Feb 16 2016 6:34AM
CSIRO to cut 300 more jobs, Data61 affected

CSIRO to cut 300 more jobs, Data61 affected

'Realignment' for new strategy.
Feb 4 2016 1:34PM
Telstra, CBA join Turnbull's quantum computing push

Telstra, CBA join Turnbull's quantum computing push

Additional $20 million in pledges over five years.
Dec 8 2015 4:38PM
NSW govt needs a 'safe harbour' to take risks: Dominello

NSW govt needs a 'safe harbour' to take risks: Dominello

State-wide innovation strategy on the way.
Nov 26 2015 4:35PM
Govt platform connects industry with public IP

Govt platform connects industry with public IP

One-stop-shop for finding publicly-funded inventions.
Nov 24 2015 1:17PM
Rio Tinto builds team to sell tech-heavy mines to investors

Rio Tinto builds team to sell tech-heavy mines to investors

Unlocks value using experienced staff.
Nov 5 2015 11:44AM
CSIRO wants staff to think like start-ups

CSIRO wants staff to think like start-ups

Start-up investor appointed to oversee innovation venture.
Oct 30 2015 10:40AM
Australia's fintech hub opens for business

Australia's fintech hub opens for business

Stone & Chalk commences operations.
Aug 25 2015 6:00PM
Innovation centres: a waste of time, resources?

Innovation centres: a waste of time, resources?

Aussie banks say no.
Aug 21 2015 10:00AM

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