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In the US and several other jurisdictions, financial reporting has moved into the digital era. But Australian companies have yet to go down that path.

Digital reporting: The way forward for financial reports


The silver lining is that the rapid migration to digital technologies accelerated by the pandemic has opened up new growth opportunities for some start-ups

Australian start-ups: Innovation in times of crisis


A banking customer verifies her identity to check her social security fund balance using an electronic ID card, part of mobile payment app Alipay, in Hangzhou, China.

Survey: Business efficiency key driver of FinTech


Blockchain is a distributed ledger system in which transaction records stored in blocks are maintained across several computers.

Charity sector: 5 ways blockchain can add value


Traditional retailers who were slow to diversify from their bricks-and-mortar retailing now realise that they have to have an online channel.

Retail trends: From transaction to experience


Car-sharing services were slow to take off in Australia, but the industry is now booming.

Car share industry drives sustainable future


The Surface Pro X is thinner and more tablet-like, thanks largely to its ARM chip.

Mac vs PC: The next major tech shift


We look at the tools and technologies professional services firms may need to navigate the new normal.

5 essential tech tools for your 2021 home office


7 ways to spot real facts from fake news


In Australia, telehealth options have largely been the reserve of rural and remote patients, until now.

Digital health: Here to stay post-pandemic?


Murray Wyatt FCPA argues that Australian accountants have been “digitally transforming” for at least four decades.

4 lessons from experts on digital transformation


Most organisations are not as well prepared for a ransomware attack, which usually starts with an email that entices the receiver to click on a link or open an attachment.

How to respond to online blackmailing


Square’s point-of-sale devices integrate with its online store.

3 digital strategies for business recovery


Data visualisation tools take raw data and help analysts turn it into information, intelligence or insight. They also speed up the analysis process.

Hidden figures: How data visualisation can tell your story


Promising lightning fast data speeds allowing the download of huge amounts of data in a second, 5G has been dubbed ‘Everything on Mobile’

Up to speed: How 5G will boost business


Just as you usually would in a “normal” conference, there are opportunities to attend sessions, ask questions and communicate with peers at the virtual variety.

How to make the most of a virtual conference


In fact, even before COVID-19, employers were increasingly adopting technologies to monitor employees’ activities.

Employee-monitoring technology: Productivity vs privacy


Digital transformation: Top tips from finance professionals


How back-office automation boosts more than your bottom line


Dell XPS 17 and XPS 15.

Laptops: A return to the big screen


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