Suncorp restructure creates technology and transformation function – Finance – Strategy- Tempemail

Suncorp has unveiled a corporate restructure that will see it establish a new ‘technology and transformation’ function, while disbanding its customer and digital function entirely. Bennett, who comes from CBA and joins Suncorp as its CIO today, will assume responsibility for group technology infrastructure, data governance and strategy, security, group Continue Reading

QUT creates single view of services, connected campus – Projects – Cloud- Tempemail

The Queensland University of Technology is in the midst of an ambitious program of work to create a centralised view of its services and establish data foundations that will underpin the digital campuses envisioned in its ‘Blueprint 6’ strategic roadmap. As part of Blueprint 6, QUT identified the need for Continue Reading

Ads We Like: Singapore’s Sentosa Island creates branded island on Animal Crossing- Tempemail

Sentosa has tapped into the popularity of Nintendo’s Animal Crossing: New Horizons by creating the first branded island on the game. The idea is to give people in Singapore a virtual place to hang out, as they continue to remain in lockdown as part of the country’s efforts to fight Continue Reading

Singapore Press Holdings creates content aggregation site to help people stay at home- Tempemail

Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) has launched a website that aggregates content from its media titles, helping readers to stay entertained and safe at home during Singapore’s ‘circuit breaker’ period. The Singapore government this week announced a further four weeks of lockdown measures, which it is calling the ‘circuit breaker’, requiring Continue Reading

Nigerian Startup Creates 100-Million Naira COVID-19 Payout Fund | Tempemail

Sourced from PalmPay. Africa focused payment startup PalmPay has waived transfer fees in Nigeria and is offering direct payouts to customers who have contracted COVID-19 in the country, according to Tech Crunch. Launched in 2019, and backed by Chinese mobile-phone manufacturer Transsion, PalmPay has created the PalmPay Support Fund. The Continue Reading

NBN Co creates new basic Sky Muster Plus tier for low-income internet offer – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

NBN Co will put currently unconnected low-income families in its satellite footprint on a Sky Muster Plus service but with a much smaller metered data allowance than normal. The network builder revealed a $150 million relief package on Friday last week that includes provisions for getting unconnected low-income households with Continue Reading

Datacom creates 2000 new surge jobs off COVID-19 crisis – Strategy – Networking – Software- Tempemail

Datacom managing director Stacey Tomasoni. Outsourcer Datacom has become the latest significant technology player to benefit from a massive jobs surge on the back of COVID-19, saying it will urgently take on more than 2000 people needed for call centres. (There’s a link to the jobs page at the bottom Continue Reading

Indian AI startup creates app that alerts presence of nearby home quarantined people for Coronavirus- Tempemail

Read Article The massive surge in cases of Coronavirus has created a situation where governments across the world are forced to adopt a complete lockdown approach. In many cases, in the absence of actionable information and unawareness about movement of people who are quarantined in home, there is a huge Continue Reading

Ads We Like: Vodafone Italy creates an ad from home to demonstrate the power of connectivity- Tempemail

Vodafone Italy has launched a campaign filmed entirely from the crew’s homes to promote the importance of connectivity and to raise money for The Red Cross during the coronavirus pandemic. The collaborative project shows the importance of staying connected, and features the strapline “Even when we can’t be close, we Continue Reading

Mass move to work from home in coronavirus crisis creates opening for hackers: cyber experts – Security- Tempemail

As people disperse to their homes to work and study because of the coronavirus pandemic, taking their laptops and company data with them, cyber security experts say hackers will follow, seeking to take advantage and infiltrate corporations. Government officials in the United States, Britain and elsewhere have issued warnings about Continue Reading