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

Arnott's Biscuits bites into robotics with $65m automated warehouse

Arnott's Biscuits bites into robotics with $65m automated warehouse

Based in Western Sydney.
Jun 14 2019 11:38AM
Urban development simulator lets planners keep their cool

Urban development simulator lets planners keep their cool

3D tool shows how to beat the heat.
Jun 14 2019 6:58AM
Hunter Water trials IoT to detect leaks

Hunter Water trials IoT to detect leaks

May also power predictive maintenance.
Jun 12 2019 12:15PM
Carways overhauls fleet comms with MacTel

Carways overhauls fleet comms with MacTel

Parts ways with big telcos.
Jun 12 2019 7:01AM
Connected kitchens reduce food risk at Queensland Uni

Connected kitchens reduce food risk at Queensland Uni

Digitising food safety.
Jun 11 2019 7:14AM
MGC Pharma taps RMIT to build 'Google of medicinal cannabis'

MGC Pharma taps RMIT to build 'Google of medicinal cannabis'

For dispensing doctors.
Jun 7 2019 5:00PM
Voice recognition can tell if your child has asthma or pneumonia

Voice recognition can tell if your child has asthma or pneumonia

Cough analyser app as accurate as doctors.
Jun 7 2019 1:00PM
Nuix founder acquitted of offshore tax fraud on appeal

Nuix founder acquitted of offshore tax fraud on appeal

Castagna released from prison after 14 months.
Jun 6 2019 10:33AM
eServGlobal prepares to sell core business, change name

eServGlobal prepares to sell core business, change name

Seeks shareholder approval.
Jun 5 2019 12:06PM
Monash Uni looks to spintronics for wearable devices

Monash Uni looks to spintronics for wearable devices

Flexible polymer alternative to silicon.
Jun 4 2019 1:10PM
Smart shark-spotting drones could soon flag struggling swimmers

Smart shark-spotting drones could soon flag struggling swimmers

Little Rippers set for big upgrade.
Jun 4 2019 7:03AM
People Infrastructure snaps up IT recruiters Halcyon Knights

People Infrastructure snaps up IT recruiters Halcyon Knights

For access to growing Melbourne, Sydney markets.
Jun 3 2019 12:28PM
Digital manufacturing play Titomic heads to NASA to find new CTO

Digital manufacturing play Titomic heads to NASA to find new CTO

To automate satellite construction.
May 31 2019 12:22PM
BMW teams up with QUT on industrial design tech

BMW teams up with QUT on industrial design tech

Plus R&D collaboration.
May 31 2019 7:10AM
NAB launches online fintech collaboration portal

NAB launches online fintech collaboration portal

To solve customer-facing problems.
May 30 2019 12:29PM
Sydney Water taps UNSW fibre optic sonar to find leaks

Sydney Water taps UNSW fibre optic sonar to find leaks

As city prepares for water restrictions.
May 30 2019 12:11PM
NT government opens free data portal to public

NT government opens free data portal to public

Hosting 250 datasets.
May 29 2019 12:08PM
Australian Catholic Uni unites its data environment

Australian Catholic Uni unites its data environment

Data pipelines shrink from years to days.
May 28 2019 5:40PM
Supercomputers shunted into heavy rail research by CQU

Supercomputers shunted into heavy rail research by CQU

Reducing data crunching from eight months to three days.
May 28 2019 12:13PM
Sydney Uni forms brain and AI alliance with Shanghai's Fudan

Sydney Uni forms brain and AI alliance with Shanghai's Fudan

For artificial and biological intelligence.
May 28 2019 7:00AM

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