Aussie Broadband rallies industry behind NBN Co – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

Aussie Broadband managing director Phillip Britt is rallying internet providers to get behind NBN Co and its team as they put in “insane hours” and alter work practices “to keep everything running” for internet users. Britt took to social media on Sunday to lend public support to NBN Co, arguing Continue Reading

Google-parent Alphabet to donate US$800m in response to coronavirus crisis – Finance – Hardware- Tempemail

Alphabet Inc will donate more than US$800 million (£645 million) in funds towards producing medical supplies used to fight COVID-19, and in ad credits to government and health organizations and businesses, Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai said on Friday. The company is working with Magid Glove and Safety to produce Continue Reading

Ireland to roll out voluntary phone tracker app to tackle coronavirus – Software- Tempemail

Ireland’s government is to roll out a voluntary phone-tracking app to alert users if someone they have been in contact with develops COVID-19, its health service said on Sunday, two weeks before the pandemic is expected to peak in the country. The phone app, which will keep track of people Continue Reading

UK anti-fake news unit dealing with up to 10 false coronavirus articles a day | World news- Tempemail

Downing Street’s anti-fake news unit is dealing with up to 10 cases of misinformation about coronavirus a day as it emerged some articles are getting more views than all of those posted by the NHS put together. Oliver Dowden, the culture and digital secretary, said the government’s new rapid response Continue Reading

NSW Police find core systems vendor for COPS overhaul – Strategy – Cloud – Software- Tempemail

NSW Police has finally settled on a technology solution and delivery partner for the once-in-a-generation overhaul of its core policing system. iTnews can reveal Unisys and US-based public safety software provider Mark43 have been down-selected to deliver the force’s new integrated policing operating system (IPOS). It follows an “extensive global Continue Reading

ORIX Australia reworks lease app with Salesforce – Cloud – Software- Tempemail

ORIX Australia has emerged an early adopter of a Salesforce tool that enabled it to create and launch a mobile app simultaneously for iOS and Android users. The company is best known for fleet vehicle leasing but has other businesses including novated leasing, where workers can lease a car and Continue Reading

Digital Transformation Festival: what we learned from week 2- Tempemail

It was another busy week as Tempemail’s Digital Transformation Festival continued, providing us with more food for thought from leaders and experts from across the digital industry. Here are some of the most interesting things we learned in week two. 1. Readers are flocking back to their trusted news brands Continue Reading

Creative Works: how brands are creatively addressing the coronavirus pandemic- Tempemail

Welcome to Tempemail’s Creative Works, in partnership with Adobe Stock, dedicated to showing the best creative work from around the globe. Tempemail continues to take a look at how brands, media entities and others are using creativity to inform and educate the public during the coronavirus pandemic. We will keep Continue Reading

Apple works with White House to release ‘COVID-19’ app, website – Software- Tempemail

Apple Inc and the White House said on Friday that the iPhone maker worked with the Trump administration and federal agencies to release an app and website that will direct users to guidance from the Centers for Disease Control on the disease caused by the coronavirus. The app, which will Continue Reading

Disrupt Africa Connects Corporates and Investors with Innovative Tech Startups | Tempemail

Sourced from CodeXtra Trends Launched in November 2014, Cape Town-based Disrupt Africa is a one-stop-shop for all news, information and commentary pertaining to the continent’s tech startup – and investment – ecosystem. The company’s Research arm also releases in-depth reports on various aspects of the African tech startup ecosystem, from Continue Reading