Jonathan Cotton

QR code payments_Juniper report

QR codes open gateway to EFTPOS-less payments

June 26, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
The new way to pay. No it’s not Facebook’s Libra… read more...
Race to the cloud_Infosys

Who dares wins: A/NZ leads on global cloud adoption

June 19, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
According to a new report, New Zealand and Australia are world leaders in enterprise cloud adoption… read more...
Uber Air_Melbourne

Melbourne secures Uber Air trial for 2020

June 19, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
The publicity-prone ride-share company vows it will debut flying taxis next year… read more...

Challenging the boundaries of digital identity

June 14, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
In the age of identity theft, deep fakes and endless security breaches, proving you’re you – and keeping your data private – is new Catch 22… read more...
Microsoft_Oracle multi-cloud deal

Best of both clouds: Microsoft and Oracle announce multi-cloud deal

June 12, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
The new direct connectivity between public clouds lets users combine the technology of both services seamlessly… read more...
Deloitte report_Board Tech knowledge

The elephant in the boardroom

June 7, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
IT governance is way more than a cybersecurity check list… read more...
2019 Wellbeing budget

Budget ’19: A win for tech-hungry manufacturers

June 5, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
It’s been a chaotic lead up, but Labour’s new budget seems to hit both its social and industrial marks… read more...

Dirty pretty things: Can blockchain end the conflict diamond trade?

May 29, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
The end of conflict diamonds? Or just more blockchain fever? The race to track diamonds from mine to matrimonial token… read more...

Combating the dark side of extending reality

May 23, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
It’s all fun and games at the moment but the the risks of VR, AR and all the rest are real says a new report… read more...
Apple vs Pepper Supreme court lawsuit

The People vs Apple’s dodgy logic

May 23, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
When is an Apple App store customer not an Apple customer?… read more...

The real cost of data mismanagement

May 16, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
Sloppy data management continues to hinder productivity and profitability. So what’s to be done?… read more...
Startup ecosystem_Genome report

Highlighting the science of startups

May 16, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
Edutech, fintech and agtech setting A/NZ apart…
Invert Robotics

Wall-climbing robots take on hazardous inspections

May 10, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
Climbing robots might have a sci-fi feel, but they’re just as real as the $8.8m in funding just secured by makers, Invert Robotics… read more...
Apple smartphone sales fall_2019

Huawei takes big bite out of plunging Apple market share

May 9, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
Chaos reigns in the smartphone market with Huawei up, Apple down and Samsung fighting to hold onto its market lead… read more...
MYOB takeover by Kohlberg Kravis Roberts

MYOB takeover to go ahead

May 2, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
It’s a done deal – despite key shareholder’s objections… read more...
Facebook data collectors

Is Facebook finally cracking down on its dodgy data collectors?

May 1, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
Facebook is banning data-hungry – but otherwise useless – apps from its platform as it looks to plug its data leaks. But is it enough?… read more...
Gig economy

Gig economy flourishes, but for who?

April 17, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
New research reveals employers aggressively enthusiastic about gig economy… read more...
Callaghan report_NZ startups

NZ breeds unicorns, but poppy cutters persist

April 12, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
We’ve got 34 billion reasons to celebrate but behind the big numbers is a culture confused, suggests a Callaghan report… read more...
ROX buzzword_satisfy customer_PwC study

Your new performance metric: ROX

April 10, 2019 | Jonathan Cotton
Another day, another nebulous business acronym, but this one may have some wisdom behind it… read more...


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