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The Australian political digital infrastructure is a target in an ongoing nation state cyber competition which falls just below the threshold of open conflict. Today Prime Minister Scott Morrison made a statement to parliament, saying: The Australian Cyber Security Centre recently identified a malicious intrusion into the Australian Parliament House

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Edge computing will drive growth for storage companies but vendors will also need to think differently about how the data is stored and moved, according to BS Teh, SVP global sales and sales operation at Seagate. Teh explained during a media event in Singapore for Seagate’s 40th anniversary that two

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Facebook intentionally and knowingly violated both data privacy and anti-competition laws, according to a British parliamentary committee report which argued the social media behemoth should not be allowed to behave like a “digital gangster.” The 108-page report, released at the end of an 18 month investigation into disinformation and fake

Esports revenue is predicted to surpass US$1 billion for the first time in 2019 as the industry begins to monetise the huge, hard-to-reach audiences which follow its leagues and tournaments. According to data from research firm Newzoo, revenues from the global esports market are predicted to reach US$1.1 billion in

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg was not even born in early 1982 when the mandated breakup of Bell System began, a move that ultimately slashed the value of the giant and previously unassailable AT&T by 70 percent. He was 15 when Judge Thomas Penfield Jackson found that Microsoft was

There will be 8 billion digital voice assistants in use by 2023, up from an estimated 2.5 billion at the end of 2018, according to a new report from Juniper Research. While smartphone assistants will be the largest platform by volume thanks to Google Assistant and Siri, Juniper’s new research

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The proliferation of IoT sensors and artificial intelligence, as well as the emergence of 5G networks will drive edge computing growth, according to BS Teh, SVP global sales and sales operation at Seagate. During Seagate’s 40th anniversary event in Singapore yesterday, Teh said the first driver, AI, is already in

Herbert Smith Freehills has launched a new initiative which will allow its global staff to spend up to 10 days per-year working on innovation projects. The new Innovation 10 initiative will support staff to work on projects that find new and innovative solutions to the challenges faced by the firm

By the end of 2020 fully one-quarter of customer service operations will use virtual customer assistants. That view, publicly expressed by research company Gartner last year, explains the enormous thirst for information around chatbots. Which-50’s new “The Business Of…” webinar program will kick off on February 26th with a deep

The Digital Transformation Agency (DTA) has flagged “gaps” in blockchain technology, advising government agencies to weigh any investment in the technology against its ability to meet users’ needs. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter The two case studies of blockchain use in government services published so far show only