Stories by Bonnie Gardiner

​New co-creation economy empowers customers to up-sell themselves

Speaking at the 2016 Connect Expo event in Melbourne, Intel’s managing director for A/NZ, Kate Burleigh, described how McDonald's supports co-creation with technology as part of its move toward ‘digital convergence’.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner19 April 16 15:32

Steve Wozniak: AI will eliminate car ownership

​Apple co-founder and PC revolutionary, Steve “the Woz” Wozniak thinks there may be no need to own a car in future, thanks to developments in self-driving vehicles and Uber.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner18 April 16 14:58

How Norman Disney & Young's Frank Italia stays one step ahead of disruption

Norman Disney & Young’s (NDY) IT director, Frank Italia, has witnessed some incredible digital transformation in the property sector, leading the firm through generations of new design technologies, right into the groundbreaking building information modelling (BIM) techniques.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner14 April 16 13:37

​IT spending continues to decline in 2016: Gartner

Global IT spending is forecast to decline 0.5 per cent in 2016 with total costs expected to reach $3.49 trillion compared to 2015’s estimate of $3.51 trillion, according to Gartner.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner08 April 16 08:59

​Uni of Adelaide shifts from Blackboard to Canvas

The University of Adelaide has become the first university in Australia to make the switch from Blackboard to Canvas in a new move to upgrade the school’s digital learning capability.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner07 April 16 16:44

5 specialist IT roles that can expect a salary hike in 2016

Half of Australian businesses plan to increase salaries for their existing IT employees by an average of 6.7 per cent this year, with select specialist roles to benefit most due to growing demand. Find out which five IT roles win 'most improved pay cheque' in 2016.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner06 April 16 08:00

NBN overhauls CVC pricing model

NBN has announced a new discount model for its controversial connectivity virtual circuit (CVC) charge, heeding calls from ISPs that original pricing was unsustainable.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner05 April 16 14:29

​Just one in five Aussie SMBs are digitally engaged

A new report has found fewer than one quarter of Australian businesses (22 per cent) are ‘digitally engaged’ based on set criteria to determine how firms use technology to stay competitive.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner04 April 16 16:19