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

La Trobe to start passenger trials of autonomous shuttle bus

La Trobe to start passenger trials of autonomous shuttle bus

More than 500 people express interest.
Apr 19 2018 6:05PM
USyd builds virtual research lab with Indonesia

USyd builds virtual research lab with Indonesia

Focus on industrial interdependence and supply chain.
Apr 19 2018 11:42AM
QUT using drones, AI to weed out invasive species

QUT using drones, AI to weed out invasive species

Targets bitou bush in first instance.
Apr 18 2018 5:24PM
AusPost to coax bill payments via smartphone, smart home

AusPost to coax bill payments via smartphone, smart home

Trials new range of options.
Apr 18 2018 11:52AM
Airservices trials precise plane guidance into regional airports

Airservices trials precise plane guidance into regional airports

Aims to reduce go-arounds and weather-related diversions.
Apr 18 2018 11:29AM
Fintechs urge govt to ignore open banking distractions

Fintechs urge govt to ignore open banking distractions

Disregard finance industry wishlist.
Apr 17 2018 12:09PM
Woolworths supermarkets hit by IT outage

Woolworths supermarkets hit by IT outage

Services back online.
Apr 16 2018 5:14PM
QBE Insurance names new group CIO

QBE Insurance names new group CIO

Based in London.
Apr 11 2018 10:50AM
UTS tries to cut energy costs through IoT lab

UTS tries to cut energy costs through IoT lab

New capability powered by Cisco, SAS.
Apr 10 2018 11:47AM
Sydney's traffic troubles tackled by TfNSW hackathon

Sydney's traffic troubles tackled by TfNSW hackathon

Crowdsourced data collection in exchange for Opal credits.
Apr 9 2018 5:11PM
NSW power station could host blockchain hub

NSW power station could host blockchain hub

If it can be restarted.
Apr 9 2018 11:00AM
Vic Police mobile rollout budget swells

Vic Police mobile rollout budget swells

To address complexities, more officers.
Apr 5 2018 6:00AM
WA schools, TAFEs to teach automation skills

WA schools, TAFEs to teach automation skills

Govt partners with Rio Tinto.
Apr 4 2018 11:40AM
DTA chief backs calls for overhaul of IT funding model

DTA chief backs calls for overhaul of IT funding model

Wants fund set up for digital projects.
Apr 3 2018 3:45PM
NSW mulls digital asset inheritance laws

NSW mulls digital asset inheritance laws

What happens to your social media accounts when you die?
Mar 27 2018 8:17PM
Govt to spend $6m teaching tech to tots

Govt to spend $6m teaching tech to tots

To spark early interest in STEM fields.
Mar 26 2018 1:00PM
Bevan Slattery steps down as Superloop CEO

Bevan Slattery steps down as Superloop CEO

Will become executive director.
Mar 26 2018 11:11AM
Vocus to refund NBN customers for slow speeds

Vocus to refund NBN customers for slow speeds

Subsidiaries join growing list of ISPs stung by ACCC.
Mar 23 2018 11:33AM
Autonomous cars to be trialled across Sydney's busiest roads

Autonomous cars to be trialled across Sydney's busiest roads

Despite first automated car fatality in US.
Mar 20 2018 8:00PM
CBA sets cloud HR, payroll systems live

CBA sets cloud HR, payroll systems live

Farewells PeopleSoft.
Mar 20 2018 4:00PM

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