Data & Digital

From smartphone apps, robotics and AI, to wearable technology and next gen wireless, read the latest news on innovative information technology solutions that are helping to secure Australia’s digital future.

15 August 2022

InnovationAus, Other, 11/08/2022, James Riley Sydney-based quantum startup Q-CTRL has officially launched its new quantum sensing division, which it says […]

9 August 2022

The Mandarin, Other, 08/08/2022 For bureaucrats working on improving Australia’s health system, the opportunity for telehealth services to boost patient […]

9 August 2022

InnovationAus, Other, 08/08/2022, Ellen Broad It’s odd to be writing something that aims to make its own subject artificial intelligence […]

8 August 2022

MENAFN, Other, 07/08/2022 Microsoft has been announced as the first ‘Constellation Partner’ at the National Space Industry Hub (NSIH) delivered […]

2 August 2022

Climate Control News, Other, 01/08/2022, Sandra Rossi Accurate and detailed building data is needed to properly manage energy use and […]

1 August 2022

The Australian, Other, 30/07/2022, Jamie Walker Like this week’s grim economic outlook, the CSIRO’s report on megatrends that will frame […]

26 July 2022

OpenGov Asia, Other, 25/07/2022 A suite of cutting-edge cyber honeypot technology has been developed by Australian students, researchers and industry […]

18 July 2022

Valdosta Daily Times, Other, 15/07/2022 HIVERY, a leader in innovative AI-driven retail assortment strategy simulation & optimization solutions, today announced […]

20 June 2022

Applications are open for a free 10‑week program for small to medium enterprises (SMEs) working in cyber security to explore […]

6 June 2022

Cyber Security Connect, Other, 02/06/2022 Australia’s Pawsey Supercomputing Research Centre has installed Quantum Brilliance s computer in Perth, Western Australia, […]

6 June 2022

Ausbiz, Startup Daily, 02/06/2022, Simon Thomsen Interview with National Artificial Intelligence Centre head Stela Solar. The NAIC has embarked on […]

30 May 2022

InnovationAus, Other, 25/05/2022, Brandon How The Australian National University’s Tech Showcase has put a spotlight on innovations being worked on […]

23 May 2022

OpenGov Asia, Other, 23/05/2022 The NSW Government is calling for expressions of interest from universities, research organisations, industry, consortiums and […]

23 May 2022

CRN, Other, 20/05/2022, May Last Perth headquartered, medical technology company Singular Health has partnered with CSIRO’s Data61 to develop an […]

16 May 2022

Algorithm CSIRO Data61, Other, 16/05/2022, Alison Donnellan There are many benefits to Artificial Intelligence (AI) it can make fast work […]

13 April 2022

iTnews, Other, 05/04/2022, Velvet-Belle Templeman The Women in AI Awards Australia and New Zealand for 2022 were held in Melbourne […]

13 April 2022

iTnews, Other, 08/04/2022, Athina Mallis Australian 5g company milliBeam has successfully closed a seed investment round of $750,000 from leading […]

13 April 2022

Australian Financial Review, Other, 10/04/2022, Kanika Sood, Anthony Macdonald and Sarah Thompson Chrysos Corp has secured $180 million for its […]

20 March 2022

TechTimes, Other, 21/03/2022, Sophie Webster The artificial intelligence from the United States, created in the wake of Australia’s horror fire […]

15 March 2022

Stockhead, Other, 14/03/2022 Health & Biotech share Osteopore is getting collaborative with Singular Health, the two med-techs collating data which […]

14 March 2022

Infrastructure Magazine, Other, 10/03/2022, Patricia Mae Tagabe Worldwide spending on artificial intelligence (AI) is increasing, with huge investments by government […]

14 March 2022

Biometric Update, Other, 10/03/2022 Infinity Optics has brought its biometric hashing technology to market with the commercialization of the QuantumCrypt […]

8 March 2022

Algorithm CSIRO Data61, Other, 07/03/2022, Alison Donnellan Meet Dr Qinghua Lu, the team leader of Data61’s Software Engineering for AI […]

6 March 2022

IT Brief New Zealand, Other, 04/03/2022, Mitchell Hageman NVIDIA, the company renowned for being trail blazers in applying GPU’s to […]

6 March 2022

@AuManufacturing, Other, 04/03/2022, Peter Roberts Perth’s Pawsey Supercomputing Research Centre is supporting a pioneering quantum education and research program to […]

28 February 2022

Australian Financial Review, Other, 28/02/2022, Tom Burton The rapidly developing world of quantum computing is emerging as test case for […]

27 February 2022

InnovationAus, Other, 23/02/2022, Brandon How CSIRO’s innovation fund Main Sequence Ventures has led a $39 million investment into RIOS Intelligent […]

21 February 2022

InnovationAus, Other, 19/02/2022, Brandon How A successful funding round has landed $32 million for drone mapping and data analytics startup […]

16 February 2022

InnovationAus, Other, 16/02/2022, Brandon How Csiro is seeking to expand its quantum research capability to ensure Australia remains at the […]

15 February 2022

Entries are now open for the 2022 Australasian Women in AI Awards to recognise those who are taking the road […]

14 February 2022

Lowy Institute for International Policy 2 Feb 2022 | Guide | National security, Technology Data abundance, digital connectivity and ubiquitous […]

7 February 2022

Information Age ACS, Other, 03/02/2022, David Braue Free security training and mentorship supports SME innovation. David Hine’s expertise may be […]

23 January 2022

IT Web, Other, 20/01/2022, Samuel Mungadze The World Economic Forum (WEF) has released global best-practice governance principles for quantum computing, […]

17 January 2022

Smart Company Australia, Other, 17/01/2022 Towards the end of his life, Steve Jobs came to a realisation: “I think the […]

17 January 2022

Tech Business News, Other, 15/01/2022 The $54 million National AI Centre will operate within CSIRO’s data and digital specialist arm […]

14 December 2021

@AuManufacturing, Other, 14/12/2021 A National Artificial Intelligence Centre within CSIRO has been launched, with a Stela Solar, a senior executive […]

7 December 2021

Medical Device Network, www.medicaldevice-network.com/, 08/12/2021 Australian telehealth company Coviu is developing a new artificial intelligence (AI)-based digital toolkit to transform […]

6 December 2021

For 13 years, Tech23 has celebrated and amplified the impact of Australia’s young deeptech companies that have the potential to […]

6 December 2021

Cosmos Magazine, Other, 03/12/2021, Ellen Phiddian Indigenous-led guidelines are necessary for conservation technology. […] “While we were there, we were […]

6 December 2021

InnovationAus, Other, 03/12/2021, Rachael Bolton There are inherent biases built into a lot of modern technologies that preference the old […]

2 December 2021

ITWire, Other, 30/11/2021, Kenn Anthony Mendoza National science Agency CSIRO is designing a new capability called Collaborative Intelligence, which aims […]

23 November 2021

OpenGov Asia, Other, 23/11/2021 The Digital Future Initiative aims to help accelerate the country’s progress to becoming a leading digital […]

22 November 2021

PS News, Other, 22/11/2021 David Ireland and Dana Kai Bradford * are training AI chatbots in the language of despair […]

1 November 2021

Algorithm CSIRO Data61, Other, 01/11/2021, Virginia Tressider A team led by Professor Sean O’Donoghue, from the Garvan Institute of Medical […]

1 November 2021

Algorithm CSIRO Data61, Other, 01/11/2021, Madeline Clarke Prof Sally Cripps heralds the dawn of a new era’ for data science, […]

31 October 2021

Algorithm CSIRO Data61, Other, 31/10/2021, jon whittle It’s easy to be pessimistic when the latest global rankings on innovation come […]

28 October 2021

Defence scientists and their collaborators in CSIRO’s Data61 digital research network and academia have won the Defence Science and Technology […]

26 October 2021

InnovationAus, Other, 25/10/2021, James Riley Science and Technology minister Melissa Price has used the opening session of Australian Cyber Week […]

25 October 2021

Scholarship Positions, Other, 22/10/2021 The University of Southern Queensland is now inviting deserving candidates for its exciting CSIRO Data61 PhD […]

19 October 2021

South Western Times, Other, 19/10/2021, Matt Birney Medical technology company Singular Health has partnered with innovative Australian scientific research agency […]

5 October 2021

OpenGov Asia, Other, 05/10/2021 The North Australian Indigenous Land and Sea Management Alliance (NAILSMA) and CSIRO, in collaboration with The […]

30 September 2021

Over the weekend the combined Emesent and CSIRO Data 61 robotics team won Silver competing against 18 teams of the […]

27 September 2021

West Australian, Other, 25/09/2021, Tracey Ferrier A technically brilliant team led by Australia’s national science agency has kicked NASA’s butt […]

20 September 2021

Webinar: Thursday 7 Oct 2021, 10.00am to 11.00am AEDT Login details will be emailed to registrants Some of the fastest growing and […]

17 September 2021

News-Medical Life Sciences, Other, 16/09/2021, Angela Betsaida B. Laguipo The severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the pathogen behind […]

17 September 2021

Fiskerforum, fiskerforum.com, 16/09/2021, Quentin Bates Successful trials of a new GPS tracking system has seen drifting ghost nets retrieved from […]

17 September 2021

Australian Aviation Magazine, Other, 16/09/2021, Robyn Tongol As chief remote pilot at the CSIRO, Amanda Meys has trailblazed through a […]

13 September 2021

InQueensland, Other, 10/09/2021, John McCarthy A Brisbane-based robotics team is down to the last eight contestants in a global bid […]

8 September 2021

Intelligent CIO, Other, 08/09/2021, Mark Bowen As the world turns its attention to achieving its respective ambitious decarbonisation goals, Australia […]

2 September 2021

Public, Other, 02/09/2021 The innovative Cross Domain Desktop Compositor is in the running for a Eureka Prize. For individuals, small […]

30 August 2021

Utility Magazine, Other, 30/08/2021 National Energy Resources Australia (NERA), CSIRO’s Data61 and SixDe have supported WA-based robotics firm, Nexxis, to […]

25 August 2021

Australian Manufacturing, Other, 24/08/2021 Australia’s national science agency, CSIRO, has announced the appointment of Dr Jim Rabeau as Director of […]

16 August 2021

Professor Josef Pieprzyk of CSIRO’s Data61 can now add International Association for Cryptologic Research (IACR) Fellow to his list of […]

16 August 2021

Sometimes, to solve a problem or improve performance, we need to see the body in motion or performing an action. […]

16 August 2021

Meet Dr Xiwei (Sherry) Xu – a Senior Researcher within the Architecture and Analytics Platforms team at CSIRO’s Data61, she […]

16 August 2021

Strategic Insights expert Dr Stefan Hajkowicz examines the seven powerful trajectories of change that have withstood the pandemic and how […]

16 August 2021

In extreme situations, sometimes you need a tool that can go to extremes. Our hexapods use biomimicry and state-of-the-art technology […]

5 August 2021

Applications are open for a free 10-week program for Small to Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to investigate new R&D opportunities related […]

21 July 2021

Open Forum, Other, 20/07/2021, Jinghui Liu In many health systems around the world, running a hospital is a knife-edge balancing […]

20 July 2021

As the data and technology science specialists of Australia’s national science agency, we’re world-leaders in research, development and thought leadership. […]

13 July 2021

Northern Territory News, Other, 12/07/2021, Peter Rolfe A revolutionary data platform that will build a digital model of Victoria is […]

1 July 2021

Independent Australia, Other, 30/06/2021 For those involved in technology from a government and industry perspective, as well as from a […]

28 June 2021

CRN, Other, 28/06/2021 The Government recently released its national AI Action Plan that promises $124.1 million toward the development of […]

22 June 2021

The Mandarin, Other, 21/06/2021 The federal government has unveiled its first action plan dedicated to establishing Australia as a global […]

7 June 2021

Mensa Australia needs your help to mentor our team for CyberTaipan 2021. We are looking for CSIRO Alumni with background […]

17 May 2021

OpenGov Asia, Other, 16/05/2021, Samaya Dharmaraj Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology in Madras (IIT-Madras) and Rice University in […]

11 May 2021

InnovationAus, Other, 06/05/2021 A new $50 million National Artificial Intelligence Centre will be established within CSIRO and $34 million will […]

11 May 2021

Australian Financial Review, Other, 10/05/2021, Jonathan Porter A professional services business is predicting a quarter-of-a-trillion-dollar uplift to the nation’s economy […]

3 May 2021

ITWire, Other, 03/05/2021, Peter Dinham Researchers at Monash University are applying Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology and game-design practices to reduce […]

3 May 2021

OpenGov Asia, Other, 01/05/2021 The NSW government has taken the first steps towards extending its spatial digital twin across the […]

26 April 2021

BlockGates.io, blockgates.io, 24/04/2021 Quantum computing has long been regarded as Bitcoin (BTC)’s ‘bogeyman.’ The popular fear is that, as secure […]

20 April 2021

Australian Financial Review, Other, 19/04/2021, Paul Smith Australia’s peak tech industry body has warned the government that it has dramatically […]

31 March 2021

Scimex, Other, 31/03/2021, Joseph Milton Aussie and German scientists have built a robotic reptile to learn more about how lizards […]

31 March 2021

create, Other, 30/03/2021, Helen Hawkes CSIRO scientist Dr Amir Dezfouli, a neuroscientist and machine learning expert who spearheaded the research, […]

29 March 2021

Retail Pharmacy, Other, 26/03/2021 Stoic Venture Capital is bulking up its healthcare investments after the success of digital health company […]

25 March 2021

Australian Financial Review, Other, 23/03/2021, Simon Evans Satellite the size of a loaf of bread drives Aussie firm’s US push […]

24 March 2021

Australian Financial Review, Other, 24/03/2021, Julie Hare Other quantum computers, such as those being developed by IBM and Google, require […]

17 March 2021

CIO Tech Asia, Other, 17/03/2021 CSIRO’s Data61, the digital specialist arm of Australia’s national science agency, the NSW Government, the […]

16 March 2021

The Conversation, Other, 16/03/2021, David Howard & Charles Martin Authors David Howard Research Scientist, Data61 Charles Martin Lecturer in Computer […]

15 March 2021

AlphaGalileo, Other, 16/03/2021 This is the first quadruped robot that is able to automatically adapt its morphology to different conditions […]

14 March 2021

Yahoo! Finance, Other, 13/03/2021 5 min read Competition inspires cross-industry collaboration to accelerate innovation and improve complex crop breeding processes […]

8 March 2021

Queensland Country Life, Other, 05/03/2021, James McManagan Abattoirs might be the last place you’d expect augmented reality, but one young […]

23 February 2021

Information Age, Other, 23/02/2021, Casey Tonkin Small businesses are getting a helping hand with their cyber security thanks to a […]

22 February 2021

ABC Online, Other, 18/02/2021, Mark Rigby Scientists and Indigenous rangers are harnessing the power of artificial intelligence (AI) to help […]

15 February 2021

Techregister, www.techregister.co.uk/topics/dev/artificial-intel, 16/02/2021 Researchers at the ARC Centre of Excellence in Exciton Science have successfully created a new type of […]

15 February 2021

Medical Journal of Australia, Other, 15/02/2021, Cate Swannell Rapid advances in artificial intelligence in ophthalmology are a harbinger of things […]

15 February 2021

Infrastructure Magazine, Other, 15/02/2021, Patricia Mae Tagabe The 2020 nsw Spatial Digital Twin is part of the Western Sydney City […]

15 February 2021

Information Age, Other, 15/02/2021, Casey Tonkin Australian small business technology networks AustCyber and Stone & Chalk are merging. […] The […]

15 February 2021

The Human Centric Security team are running a new monthly series “The Human Centric AI Seminars” that will focus on […]

14 February 2021

Asia Times, Other, 13/02/2021, jon whittle Artificial Intelligence (AI) is learning more about how to work with (and on) humans. […]

1 February 2021

Tech Street Now, www.thetechstreetnow.com/tech, 29/01/2021 A data privacy tool has been developed to help ensure key datasets such as those […]

18 January 2021

Tech Explore, techxplore.com, 14/01/2021 From Google searches and dating sites to detecting credit card fraud, artificial intelligence (AI) keeps finding […]

18 January 2021

EurekAlert!, Other, 14/01/2021 Association for Computing Machinery ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery, has named 95 members ACM Fellows for […]

7 January 2021

opengovasia.com, Other, 06/01/2021 The NSW Department of Customer Service’s Spatial Services division has teamed up with the CSIRO’s Data61 to […]

21 December 2020

GovTech Review, Other, 21/12/2020, Dylan Bushell-Embling The NSW Department of Customer Service’s Spatial Services division has teamed up with the […]

21 December 2020

ITWire, Other, 17/12/2020, Peter Dinham Australian machine learning company Trellis Data has successfully completed a funding round for growth capital, […]

14 December 2020

By Geraldine Doogue on Saturday Extra, ABC Radio In a keynote speech this week, the head of the CSIRO, Dr […]

14 December 2020

stockhead.com.au, Other, 14/12/2020 The Unicorns Podcast connects you to some of the best and brightest founders, CEOs, executives, business owners, […]

14 December 2020

getindustry.com.au, Other, 14/12/2020 Congratulations to CSIRO’s Data61 group, winner of the iMOVE-sponsored Excellence in Research & Development Award at the […]

14 December 2020

Computerworld Australia, Other, 10/12/2020, Samira Sarraf The country is home to one of the highest concentrations of quantum research groups […]

14 December 2020

Ballarat Courier, Other, 13/12/2020 An innovative project will take place in the region this summer, as scientists work to better […]

7 December 2020

sciencemeetsbusiness.com.au, Other, 07/12/2020 […] Dr Cathy Foley, Chief Scientist at CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency, said: “The investment by the […]

7 December 2020

ZDNet, Other, 07/12/2020, Aimee Chanthadavong Researchers from the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation’s (CSIRO) Data61 have developed an implantable […]

6 December 2020

Australasian Science, Other, 01/12/2020, Arianna Olivelli It’s estimated about two million tonnes of plastics enter the oceans from rivers each […]

6 December 2020

publicnow.com, Other, 02/12/2020 Phishing websites rely on camouflage. They need to mimic the real websites as closely as possible, so […]

30 November 2020

Information Age, Other, 26/11/2020, David Braue As it launches its highly secure VeroCard multi-factor authentication device after years of development, […]

30 November 2020

computerweekly.com, Other, 26/11/2020, Aaron Tan Australia’s national science agency has developed a mapping technology that will help robots navigate dangerous […]

30 November 2020

Australasian Science, Other, 26/11/2020 Can computers read and apply legal rules? It’s an idea that’s gaining momentum, as it promises […]

30 November 2020

ARN, Other, 26/11/2020, Eleanor Dickinson Independent software vendor Ronin has set up an Uber-style cloud platform for supercomputers using Amazon […]

23 November 2020

WA Today, Other, 24/11/2020, Cara Waters Morse Micro is on the verge of bringing its long-range Wi-Fi chip to market, […]

23 November 2020

The Land Australia, Other, 20/11/2020 Agricultural researchers will be among the beneficiaries of an upgrade at the Pawsey Supercomputing Centre […]

16 November 2020

Dr. Denis Bauer is a Principal Research Scientist at Australia’s government research agency (CSIRO), and adjunct associate professor at Macquarie […]

16 November 2020

Renew Economy, Other, 11/11/2020, Michael Mazengarb If movies are to be believed, artificial intelligence is a one-way ticket to a […]

16 November 2020

Construction & Property News, www.construction-property.com , 12/11/2020 Strategic Elements Ltd (ASX:SOR) subsidiary Stealth Technologies has licensed world leading CSIRO technology […]

16 November 2020

hospitalhealth.com.au, Other, 16/11/2020 Australia’s national science agency, CSIRO , has developed a new health monitoring solution that will enable older […]

10 November 2020

ITWire, Other, 10/11/2020, Peter Dinham A new health monitoring solution developed by the CSIRO has now been licensed to Australian […]

10 November 2020

Health Tech Newspaper, www.thehtn.co.uk, 10/11/2020 NHS Digital has signed a deal with DXC Technology and CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency, […]

9 November 2020

Sourceable, Other, 09/11/2020, Andrew Heaton The entire façade of a multi-storey building in Melbourne has been tracked through the Internet […]

9 November 2020

RMIT University, Other, 09/11/2020, Iain Strachan and Gosia Kaszubska Researchers have created a new type of machine learning model that […]

8 November 2020

Daily Telegraph Australia, Other, 07/11/2020, Malcolm Holland An ingenious Australian invention promises to end the heartbreak of lost pets, with […]

1 November 2020

Tech Times, Online, 30/10/20 On this era of connectivity, people hook up on Wi-Fi to connect to social media, work […]

25 October 2020

wholesaleinvestor.com.au, Other, 22/10/2020 “As the world continues the transition towards a new digital and contactless frontier, the requirements for asset […]

25 October 2020

Get Farming, Other, 22/10/2020 Ceres Tag, one of the world’s most comprehensive animal monitoring companies, is adding a new dimension […]

25 October 2020

ZDNet, Other, 23/10/2020, Aimee Chanthadavong Research from Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation’s (CSIRO) Data61, the Australian Cyber Security Cooperative […]

21 October 2020

ZDNet, Other, 20/10/2020, Aimee Chanthadavong The tool is expected to help assess the impact of climate change and improve the […]

20 October 2020

ZDNet, Other, 20/10/2020, Asha Barbaschow The Pawsey Supercomputing Centre in Western Australia will be receiving a new supercomputer thanks to […]

20 October 2020

Australian Manufacturing, Other, 19/10/2020, Dr Cori Stewart Australia is in a global race to secure its manufacturing future. As a […]

19 October 2020

Scientific Computing World, www.scientific-computing.com/news/news_features.ph, 16/10/2020 From its inception, the Pawsey facility has been dedicated to providing supercomputing to Australian scientists […]

14 October 2020

spatialsource.com.au, Other, 13/10/2020 The NSW government’s spatial digital twin project has received an Australian Information Industry Association iAward. […] Spatial […]

14 October 2020

iTnews, Other, 13/10/2020, Matt Johnston NBN Co and the CSIRO have joined forces to better understand and prepare for Australia’s […]

11 October 2020

insiderobotics.com.au, Other, 09/10/2020 The federal government will provide $20 million toward the establishment of a new national centre focussing on […]

7 October 2020

PUBLISHER: Australian Information Security Association In early 2020, the Australian Information Security Association (AISA) partnered with NSW Treasury to undertake […]

6 October 2020

stockhead.com.au, Other, 05/10/2020 Pooled Development Fund Strategic Elements is poised to take advantage of the opportunities presented by COVID-19. […] […]

1 October 2020

Technology Decisions, Other, 01/10/2020 Researchers from CSIRO’s Data61 and the Monash Blockchain Technology Centre have developed an efficient blockchain protocol […]

30 September 2020

Australian Manufacturing, Other, 30/09/2020 Google’s former top quantum scientist John Martinis, who helped the tech giant achieve quantum supremacy, has […]

30 September 2020

Australian Financial Review, Other, 30/09/2020, Tom Burton NSW has rolled out a new digital regulation platform, converting complex gaming regulations […]

29 September 2020

innovationaus.com, Other, 25/09/2020 The CSIRO’s covid-19: Recovery and Resilience report published earlier this month is a great summary of the […]

29 September 2020

24 September 2020 – In line with the United Nation’s global call-to-action through its Sustainable Development Goals, IBM researchers are […]

29 September 2020

PSNews, Other, 28/09/2020 Katherine Wynn James Deverell, Max Temminghoff and Mingji Liu* say the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation […]

29 September 2020

Dynamic Business, Other, 28/09/2020, Ellie Dudley Drone company Emesent is taking pilotless aircraft to new heights, with autonomous technology allowing […]

23 September 2020

which-50.com, Other, 24/09/2020 Autonomous mapping and analytics company Emesent, announced a new investment from In-Q-Tel (IQT), the not-for-profit strategic investor […]