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

Firefighters turn to AI for faster evacuations

Firefighters turn to AI for faster evacuations

UOW trials smart CCTV software.
Aug 21 2019 1:05PM
Westpac challenges ERP heavyweights over transaction inefficiencies

Westpac challenges ERP heavyweights over transaction inefficiencies

Strikes partnership with Coupa.
Aug 21 2019 6:59AM
NIB touts tech rehab as financial restorative

NIB touts tech rehab as financial restorative

For better cost management.
Aug 20 2019 1:00PM
Aussie engineer adds 3D printed whiskers to drones

Aussie engineer adds 3D printed whiskers to drones

Using air currents to sense movements.
Aug 19 2019 6:55AM
3D face scans help spot Australia's costliest sleep disorder

3D face scans help spot Australia's costliest sleep disorder

Increasing access to apnoea treatment.
Aug 16 2019 12:55PM
Every move you make, every step you take, your mall is watching you

Every move you make, every step you take, your mall is watching you

Real-time shopper data boosts Vicinity’s bottom line in sluggish retail market.
Aug 15 2019 7:16AM
Tech projects claim half of latest CRC funding round

Tech projects claim half of latest CRC funding round

$10m for data protection, AI energy and IoT.
Aug 14 2019 1:18PM
Bendigo uses VR to stop young drivers colliding with trucks

Bendigo uses VR to stop young drivers colliding with trucks

Deakin Uni to build simulator.
Aug 14 2019 6:58AM
IAG digital marketplace rostered on for shift management

IAG digital marketplace rostered on for shift management

To increase flexibility.
Aug 14 2019 6:58AM
Queensland debuts "most advanced" driverless car in Oz

Queensland debuts "most advanced" driverless car in Oz

$1.5m Renault makes its way around the Brisbane 'burbs.
Aug 13 2019 12:16PM
Sydney hospitals turn to data analytics to combat opioid crisis

Sydney hospitals turn to data analytics to combat opioid crisis

Improving lower back pain treatment.
Aug 13 2019 6:44AM
People’s Choice taps Salesforce multi-cloud in digital push

People’s Choice taps Salesforce multi-cloud in digital push

Credit Union aims to be fully digital by 2020.
Aug 12 2019 1:30PM
Bankwest ink in e-signatures for home loans

Bankwest ink in e-signatures for home loans

Reducing application wait times.
Aug 12 2019 1:13PM
Fujitsu leads push to detect brain aneurysms with AI

Fujitsu leads push to detect brain aneurysms with AI

With GE Healthcare, Macquarie Uni.
Aug 9 2019 4:26PM
ACCC takes HealthEngine to court over alleged data misuse

ACCC takes HealthEngine to court over alleged data misuse

Calls for stronger consent, notification requirements.
Aug 8 2019 10:33AM
Westmead wins Google AI grant for digital health project

Westmead wins Google AI grant for digital health project

$1 million for adaptive cardiac care.
Aug 8 2019 6:46AM
Sydney's $600m smart motorway project to be put to the test

Sydney's $600m smart motorway project to be put to the test

M4 to trial intelligent transport systems.
Aug 7 2019 12:55PM
Edith Cowan Uni to move computer science labs onto Azure

Edith Cowan Uni to move computer science labs onto Azure

Building on existing cloud push.
Aug 7 2019 7:17AM
La Trobe adds tech to humanities, business degree

La Trobe adds tech to humanities, business degree

Addressing skills shortage from new angle.
Aug 6 2019 11:39AM
Monash Uni debuts autonomous race car

Monash Uni debuts autonomous race car

Ahead of international competition.
Aug 6 2019 6:59AM

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