Newcastle University Trials Printed Thin Solar


Printed solar cells are being trialled in readiness for commercial release. The University of Newcastle technology – “organic solar material” that is ultra light-weight, ...Nothing found

Is Fitbit a Good Fit for Google?


Google’s purchase of Fitbit raises preliminary competition concerns. The ACCC has today outlined preliminary concerns with Google’s proposed acquisition of Fitbit, stating that Google’s ...Nothing found

Better Comms for Emergencies


New emergency communications site on the Central Coast. The public safety network for emergency services responders has expanded with the completion of a new ...Nothing found

NBN Co Misled on Need to Move


NBN Co misled Canberra consumers about needing to move to the NBN . NBN Co has admitted in a court-enforceable undertaking to the ACCC ...Nothing found

Screen Use Affects School Students


By Belinda Henwood Gonski Institute for Education research reveals Australian educators’ perspectives on children, digital technology, health and learning. The ...Nothing found

Gen Z Fastest Growing Victims of Scams


Australians under 25 lost over $5 million to scams in 2019 and reports made from this age group are increasing faster than older ...Nothing found

Aussie Team World Robotics Silver


UNSW team place second in world robotics competition. UNSW’s Competitive Robotics team arrived home today after beating 20 teams from universities around ...Nothing found

Broadband Speeds Improve


NBN plan speeds increase for most consumers. Australians are getting faster average download speeds according to the ACCC. The commission’s eighth Measuring Broadband ...Nothing found

And Sometimes There’s Open Government


The NSW Government’s central data repository now has over 10,000 data sets available to the public. GovHack 2014 Image ~ Gavin ...Nothing found

Famous Last Words ~ NBN Broadband


Downloads soar as Australians binge on streaming. For most, if not all applications, much lower speeds are perfectly [fine] ... If ...Nothing found

Lake Council Community Co-designed Website.


Lake Macquarie City Council has launched a new-look website co-designed with the community to improve online experience for ratepayers. www.lakemac.com.au has been redesigned ...Nothing found

Local School F1 Wizards


Mount View students world-beaters in F1 in Schools. A combined team of Year 11 Mount View High School and Year 10 Penrith Christian School ...Nothing found

Driverless Shuttle Takes Pole Position


Newcastle’s driverless shuttle will be available for test-ride in Wheeler Place this weekend. Aussie Racing Cars driver Charlotte Poynting checks out the new ...Nothing found

Lake Road Condition Survey Goes Hi-tech


Hi-tech to assess conditions on Lake Mac roads. Lake Macquarie City Council will deploy Google Street View-style technology to map and assess more ...Nothing found

Beach Sensors Inform Life Guards


Smart sensors deployed to help beachgoers stay safe this summer. Sensors are being deployed at four beaches between Lake Macquarie and Sydney’s north. ...Nothing found

City Becomes Aware


Advanced network of sensors spread across the city detects local environmental issues. Lord mayor sceptical upon being told she holds an IoT version ...Nothing found

Violet Leads Spectrum of Competitors in Dust


UNSW Sunswift takes line honours at world solar car challenge UNSW Sydney’s solar car team Sunswift took Cruiser Class line honours in the ...Nothing found

Civilians Commemorated for first Military Wireless Signal in NSW


Three civilians - Edward Kirkby, Walter Hannam and Reginald Wilkinson - have been honoured on a plaque recognising their involvement as the signallers in the ...Nothing found

AI in Schools ~ Report


New report seeks to empower students and teachers to thrive in an Artificial Intelligence world. A new report by researchers from ...Nothing found

Newcastle West Library Planned


The Library, located on the ground floor of Council’s new premises at the corner of Stewart and Hunter streets, will accent the “digital library” concept. ...Nothing found

Why Your Banking Smartphone Should only do Banking


Agent Smith malware infects 25 million Android devices globally. Australian Android users are warned not to download mobile apps from third party ...Nothing found

Modems Aint Modems, Sol


Get the right modem for peak NBN performance. A study released by the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) studies the effect ...Nothing found

IEEE Announces 14 New Open Access Journals


IEEE to provide more high-quality options for authors and researchers. IEEE, the world's largest technical professional organization announced 14 new gold fully open access ...Nothing found

Wi-Fi in the City


Newcastle’s public Wi-Fi network activated in city east end. The City Wi-Fi network is part of CN’s Smart City program. ...Nothing found

Aus Chatbot Easy to Deploy


Clevertar launches the world's first, self sign-up 'virtual human' chatbot. Adelaide's Clevertar launches Conversagent, a self sign-up ‘virtual human’ chatbot that can ...Nothing found

Uni News ~ Tech Innovators


Disaster Master the best ‘hack’ for resilience. Disaster Master, a mobile-based application that gamifies challenges based on real disaster situations to educate ...Nothing found

Get a Mouse on that iPad


Inclusive Technology Introduces AMAneo BTi, the World's First Mouse Adapter for iPad or iPhone. Throsby has two iPads and for portability he ...Nothing found

Another PC Phone Scammer Calling


Never – never - take unsolicited phone calls from someone claiming to offer assistance. Just hang up. Telephone scams – where ...Nothing found

When Your Smart Home Goes Feral


Smart home technology continues to be associated with expressions of masculinity and could pose unexpected security threats for women, new research by Monash ...Nothing found

On-the-go legal advice for international students


An app offering students multi-lingual legal information has been launched at the annual Lord Mayor’s Welcome for international students at Sydney Town Hall.  ...Nothing found


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