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

How Microsoft's AI grant will help QUT monitor coral reef health

How Microsoft's AI grant will help QUT monitor coral reef health

18 months work in just a few days.
Apr 23 2019 12:51PM
NEC's replacement A/NZ managing director named

NEC's replacement A/NZ managing director named

After Mike Barber transition.
Apr 18 2019 12:09PM
Spy satellites quietly move to subscription licensing

Spy satellites quietly move to subscription licensing

Commercial surveillance becomes Data as a Service.
Apr 17 2019 10:25PM
Retail Drinks Australia fortifies customer data with Invigor Group

Retail Drinks Australia fortifies customer data with Invigor Group

Analytics for 6,600 member liquor retailers.
Apr 17 2019 12:04PM
Swinburne taps Data61 spin-out for telehealth education

Swinburne taps Data61 spin-out for telehealth education

Researchers, students to train with Coviu.
Apr 16 2019 11:55AM
Deakin Uni to deploy cloud-connected sensors to monitor workplace comfort

Deakin Uni to deploy cloud-connected sensors to monitor workplace comfort

Looking to cut power bills and increase comfort.
Apr 12 2019 6:45AM
Swinburne Uni launches tech mini-courses to upskill business leaders

Swinburne Uni launches tech mini-courses to upskill business leaders

Tackling automation, cybersecurity and big data.
Apr 11 2019 12:05PM
Acer, UTS partner for attention span boosting analytics pilot

Acer, UTS partner for attention span boosting analytics pilot

Tapping biometrics to understand where students get lost.
Apr 11 2019 6:55AM
AEC turns to data analytics to bust queues at polling stations

AEC turns to data analytics to bust queues at polling stations

Taps Deakin Uni to provide simulations.
Apr 9 2019 11:19AM
SA Uni startup launches AI-powered app for early Parkinson's detection

SA Uni startup launches AI-powered app for early Parkinson's detection

Helping assess patients in remote areas.
Apr 9 2019 6:04AM
Jail time, website blocks for uni cheating services

Jail time, website blocks for uni cheating services

Draft legislation calls for $200,000 fine or 2 years jail.
Apr 8 2019 12:00PM
Federal govt to create AI ethics guidelines

Federal govt to create AI ethics guidelines

Wants feedback on which values to embed in tech.
Apr 5 2019 12:03PM
Aussie video virtualisation play Linius in trading halt

Aussie video virtualisation play Linius in trading halt

As company finalises capital raising.
Apr 4 2019 3:08PM
Edith Cowan cyber students tool up to track and disable drones

Edith Cowan cyber students tool up to track and disable drones

Tackling concerns of malicious UAV use.
Apr 3 2019 12:05PM
Flinders Uni trials new course to boost law grads' tech literacy

Flinders Uni trials new course to boost law grads' tech literacy

Partners with AI vendor for app development.
Apr 2 2019 12:50PM
UTS deploys virtual apps for 10,000 IT and engineering students

UTS deploys virtual apps for 10,000 IT and engineering students

Giving more power for compute-intensive coursework
Apr 2 2019 12:26PM
Siemens CEO named adjunct professor at Swinburne for Industry 4.0 work

Siemens CEO named adjunct professor at Swinburne for Industry 4.0 work

After company contributes $1.5bn in grants.
Apr 1 2019 12:09PM
Curtin Uni to move 60,000 staff and students onto TechOne SaaS

Curtin Uni to move 60,000 staff and students onto TechOne SaaS

Taking admin, student management to the cloud.
Mar 29 2019 12:00PM
Telstra's new bushfire management system for NT govt goes live

Telstra's new bushfire management system for NT govt goes live

With real-time weather, location data.
Mar 29 2019 6:25AM
Alipay now offered in GM Cabs

Alipay now offered in GM Cabs

Courts Chinese tourists.
Mar 28 2019 12:00PM

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