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

UTS creates natural language tool to improve students' writing

UTS creates natural language tool to improve students' writing

Going "way beyond" spellcheck.
Jun 22 2018 12:13AM
Qld to automate road safety scans with neural networks

Qld to automate road safety scans with neural networks

Partners with Central Queensland University.
Jun 21 2018 12:15PM
Adelaide councils team up for smart city project

Adelaide councils team up for smart city project

'Needs-based maintenance' for public spaces.
Jun 13 2018 12:00PM
Real power struggle for CIOs is electricity, warns Monash Uni

Real power struggle for CIOs is electricity, warns Monash Uni

Moore's Law desperately seeks successor.
Jun 13 2018 6:53AM
Qld govt backs security system for 'talking' cars

Qld govt backs security system for 'talking' cars

As part of smart vehicle trial.
Jun 8 2018 4:52PM
USyd revamps Artemis supercomputer again

USyd revamps Artemis supercomputer again

Adds GPUs to underpin AI research.
Jun 7 2018 12:01AM
Stocard lands $20m Macquarie Capital injection

Stocard lands $20m Macquarie Capital injection

Start-up to expand wallet-based services.
Jun 5 2018 6:37PM
Lake Macquarie council builds road maintenance app

Lake Macquarie council builds road maintenance app

Also looks to smart sensors.
Jun 5 2018 6:53AM
University of Wollongong deploys dozens of enterprise apps

University of Wollongong deploys dozens of enterprise apps

Process overhaul.
Jun 4 2018 11:28AM
ANSTO's SAP system causes staff confusion

ANSTO's SAP system causes staff confusion

Over leave balances.
Jun 1 2018 10:00AM
QUT embarks on IT transformation

QUT embarks on IT transformation

Brings IT and AV together university-wide.
May 30 2018 6:40AM
Australian airports to implement new data sharing system

Australian airports to implement new data sharing system

Manage air traffic.
May 29 2018 1:55PM
AI beats doctors at skin cancer diagnosis

AI beats doctors at skin cancer diagnosis

Won't replace dermatologists just yet.
May 29 2018 11:17AM
Australian Space Agency looking to hire 20 people

Australian Space Agency looking to hire 20 people

In the first instance.
May 25 2018 11:53AM
Origin to sell smart metering business

Origin to sell smart metering business

Will continue to deploy Acumen meters.
May 24 2018 10:46AM
Swinburne Uni equips managers with data skills

Swinburne Uni equips managers with data skills

Unveils tie-up with Tableau.
May 24 2018 8:07AM
UNSW winds back wi-fi data collection on staff and students

UNSW winds back wi-fi data collection on staff and students

To avoid being "creepy".
May 22 2018 6:48AM
Rio Tinto's autonomous trains get regulatory approval

Rio Tinto's autonomous trains get regulatory approval

Moves a step closer to completion.
May 18 2018 11:35AM
Australia's first space agency takes shape

Australia's first space agency takes shape

Given start date, portfolio home.
May 15 2018 6:57AM
Monash Uni to create 'cognitive office buildings'

Monash Uni to create 'cognitive office buildings'

Drives down energy usage with big data.
May 14 2018 12:12PM

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