Matt Johnston

Matt Johnston is a recent journalism graduate from the University of Newcastle.

With experience as a journalist for Newcastle’s 2NURFM News, and an ABC Heywire award for non-fiction storytelling under his belt, Matt has relocated to Sydney to learn the ropes of technology journalism at iTnews.

Recent articles by Matt Johnston

SEEK quadruples click-through rate with user analytics

SEEK quadruples click-through rate with user analytics

Job applications increase six-fold.
Oct 15 2018 11:33AM
Senate inquiry signs off My Health Record's new private parts

Senate inquiry signs off My Health Record's new private parts

But ALP and Greens call for extension of opt-out and extra protections.
Oct 12 2018 6:07PM
ANZ  Share Investing site still buggy after three weeks

ANZ Share Investing site still buggy after three weeks

Login issues persist, transactions time out and other glitches infuriate traders.
Oct 12 2018 4:34PM
ATO issues third scam watch alert in four months

ATO issues third scam watch alert in four months

This time its switchboard is being spoofed.
Oct 12 2018 11:44AM
Rail operator Aurizon’s IoT push helps save $380m in 3 years

Rail operator Aurizon’s IoT push helps save $380m in 3 years

Monitoring everything from doors to drivers.
Oct 11 2018 6:09PM
Australian Antarctic Division launches virtual space station

Australian Antarctic Division launches virtual space station

Long, tense, winters thawed by VR.
Oct 10 2018 3:04PM
Melbourne Uni to lead medical AI research centre

Melbourne Uni to lead medical AI research centre

To ponder mind-controlled prosthetic limbs and much more.
Oct 10 2018 5:01AM
Attorney-General's department to trial new secure sharing platform

Attorney-General's department to trial new secure sharing platform

Beta testing collaborative SaaS.
Oct 9 2018 11:42AM
NextDC to retake its data centre buildings

NextDC to retake its data centre buildings

After months of cat and mouse.
Oct 8 2018 12:03PM
ANZ share trading enters third week of trouble

ANZ share trading enters third week of trouble

Vendor blames bank. Bank tells users to try the app if the web ain't working.
Oct 5 2018 5:24PM
Coles to automate distribution centres

Coles to automate distribution centres

Supply chain modernisation could save $150m.
Oct 5 2018 2:59PM
ASIC creates fintech ties with US, Luxembourg

ASIC creates fintech ties with US, Luxembourg

Signs new agreements.
Oct 5 2018 11:28AM
Federal govt unveils future transport tech office

Federal govt unveils future transport tech office

To prepare for driverless cars.
Oct 5 2018 6:50AM
QUT CIO Judy Stokker to retire

QUT CIO Judy Stokker to retire

Uni begins hunt for replacement.
Oct 4 2018 12:04PM
TransGrid taps HCL as latest IT outsourcer

TransGrid taps HCL as latest IT outsourcer

Signs five-year managed services deal.
Oct 4 2018 6:50AM
University of Canberra predicts students' study progress

University of Canberra predicts students' study progress

Evolves reporting tool for advanced analytics uses.
Oct 2 2018 12:31PM
Damaged SMW3 cable brought back online

Damaged SMW3 cable brought back online

Cable break off Jakarta repaired.
Oct 2 2018 11:42AM
Elon Musk charged with fraud over 'misleading' Tweets

Elon Musk charged with fraud over 'misleading' Tweets

SEC wants ban on leading public companies.
Sep 28 2018 11:12AM
Telstra takes IoT network long distance

Telstra takes IoT network long distance

Software switch more than doubles range.
Sep 27 2018 12:10PM
ANZ Share Investing migration 'success' locks out users, disappears shares

ANZ Share Investing migration 'success' locks out users, disappears shares

Traders blocked and locked out, fear for 'missing' shares.
Sep 26 2018 11:10AM

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