COVID19

Despite warnings of billions of dollars going to waste and funding criminal activity, the understanding of advertising fraud remains varied across businesses. Even some of the businesses that do understand the scope of the problem consider it an unavoidable “additional cost” to advertising online, and see little incentive in cleaning

Oracle today announced its cloud software will be used to manage the distribution of America’s COVID-19 vaccines, claiming it will provide health workers up to the minute data on how many people have been vaccinated anywhere in the US. The company developed a new National Electronic Health Records (EHR) Database

You will be spending a lot more time at home, at least if you are part of the highly educated, well-paid minority of the workforce. That’s according to a new study by the McKinsey Global Institute which found that one in five people in the workforce could work remotely three

COVID-19 looks set to further harm secure work, with APAC CEOs reporting they will cut staff and look to contract work in a recent survey in which they also gave themselves top marks for their handling the black swan event.  Westpac’s Asia Pacific CEO Survey, conducted by the Economist Intelligence

Australia’s privacy regulator received several queries about the controversial COVIDSafe mobile app but no formal complaints within the first six months of its use. The regulator has also not been notified of any data breaches related to the contact tracing app. The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner today released

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75 per cent of businesses say they will make changes to supply chain practices based on lessons learned from the pandemic which disrupted operations and surged demand, according to a study by BluJay Solutions. The supply chain management company commissioned Adelante SCM, in partnership with the Council of Supply Chain

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Digital transformation is one of five “megatrends” reshaping the global COVID recovery, according to Australia’s trade and science agencies, which argue the country needs to “make scientific and technological leaps” to take advantage of them. The COVID-19 pandemic has inflicted huge human loss, disrupted global supply chains, and crippled Australia’s

Internet use surged around the world during the pandemic but the traffic growth is being outstripped by a rise in malicious actors and cyber attacks, according to Akamai. The company, whose servers deliver a large portion of the content on the internet, on Wednesday warned bad actors are being attracted

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The impacts of COVID-19 have accelerated the digitisation of 69 per cent of APAC organisations, according to a survey of IT decision makers, with the results suggesting  Australia is now the fourth most digitally mature country in the region. At the beginning of the year a Cisco commissioned IDC to

C-suite executives say COVID-19 has accelerated their digital plans by as much as a decade in a matter of months, according to a poll by McKinsey & Company.  The digitisation of an organisation’s offerings accelerated by seven years on average around the world because of COVID-19 and subsequent restrictions, according