Jonathan Cotton

Western Australia_Data scientists

Western Australia needs data scientists – 3k of them

November 19, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Once called ‘the sexiest job of the 21st century’, data scientists are currently a hot commodity… read more...
Christmas supply chain_online sales

Pandemic brings Christmas shopping crunch

November 18, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Online demand faces supply chain shortfalls…
Microsoft Productivity Score​

Reversing the global productivity slump

November 11, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Productivity has declined, but Microsoft may have a solution… read more...
Bluetooth-enabled Covid contact tracing card

New tech being rolled out to combat Covid-19

November 5, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
But it’s hard to build the perfect contact tracing beast… read more...
Overseas tech giants lucrative quarter

Lucrative quarter for FAANGS

November 4, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
As the economic fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic continues, revenues of the tech leaders continue to soar… read more...
Duck duck going_ACCC

Why DuckDuckGo won’t be your next search engine

October 29, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
It’s hot to hate the giants right now, but is regulation necessary – or even right?… read more...
Internet of behaviour_Gartner

The lives of others: Exploring the Internet of Behaviour

October 29, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Connected data will increasingly influence our lives and our decision making… read more...
Dropbox work from home

Dropbox goes 100% virtual

October 22, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
File sharing giant says ‘go home, stay home’ to staff… read more...
Subscription industry boom

Subscription economy quietly booms under lockdown

October 21, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
2020 is the year of the accelerated trend…
AU R&D Tax reform scrapped

Aussie Govt scraps much-loathed R&D reforms

October 15, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
It’s a new RDTI landscape on both sides of the Tasman… read more...
Marketing analytics_Gartner

Marketing analytics: A big annoying pain in the butt

October 14, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Nearly half of CMOs “unable to measure marketing ROI”… read more...
Digital ID system

Why is launching a digital ID program so hard?

October 7, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Australia’s digital ID project gets a AU$250m cash injection… read more...
Blacklight_website tracking

Crunching the numbers on internet privacy

October 1, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
From ad-trackers to key-loggers to third-party cookies, who’s watching us when we surf the net? … read more...
CAB access to govt services

$16b in tech exports, but NZ failing on digital inclusion?

September 30, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
What’s required to leave no slow digital-adopter behind?…
Snowflake US stock exchange debut

Snowflake’s staggering IPO

September 24, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Unicorn mobilises the world’s data (and capital investment)…
Public sector data sharing

Making public-sector data available and transparent

September 24, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Sharing is good, says the Govt…
Sex tech_Juniper research

Sex-tech: Ready to explode

September 17, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
But is it all just digital junk?…
Attracting tech talent ANZ visa

Govts on the hunt for global tech talent

September 16, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Closed borders are opening (just a bit) in order to tempt talent Downunder… read more...
Xero tracks user wellbeing

Xero checks-in on user wellbeing

September 11, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Are Xero users happy? (Because its shareholders sure are)… read more...


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