With the Australian government considering legislation to protect our household devices from being hacked, are they being paranoid or smart?
Yes, Apple own our lives, but we can still laugh at mistakes they made during puberty.
We sat down with Troy Chee, creator of pioneering document securing app SnapStar about gleaning inspiration from the greats, and the importance of being honest with yourself.
Unless it’s carefully navigated, the burgeoning data landscape has the potential to become the new Wild West.
Every Friday, The Big Smoke looks at industry news curated by MediaScope. This week, we look at the most influential CMO’s and wonder if gender-focused media will ever die.
A competitive price that stays ahead of the competition is a hard beast to tame, but in SpotLite technology, our partners at Invigor Group have manufactured a superb lasso.
The digital measures of successful management are forever changing, and it behoves those who lead to stay ahead of the pack. Thanks to our partners at ADMA, school is never out.
The artificial intelligence-led digital revolution is upon us, and is set to change long-held habits across multiple industries. Are we right to be concerned or is it unjust paranoia?
Would you take legal advice from a robot? With technology-disrupting industries world-wide, we look at the recent “bot” giving free legal advice on Facebook to asylum seekers.
Every Friday, The Big Smoke looks at industry news curated by MediaScope. This week, we bid farewell to big data, we analyse the key trends on how different generations consume media, and we illustrate why journalism is not dead.
Every Friday, The Big Smoke looks at industry news curated by MediaScope. This week, we look at the age of accountability, the AI awakening and ponder if it’s time to break up Google.
The fear, now backed by science, is that robots will take our jobs. And they will. Blame not the cyborgs, however, but those who laughed at the possibilities of it happening.
One week closer to the pit. Hoorah. The week that was, featured some CIA secrets, the passing of a cartoonist and Pizza Hut bringing the ’90s back. Again.
Every Friday, The Big Smoke looks at industry news curated by MediaScope. This week, we chart the media landscape, we list the thirty ad people you should be following on Twitter, and we wonder if advertising can beat the alt-right.
We spoke to Alon Ilsar, the genius mind pioneering new drumming technology that forgoes the traditional drum kit for the air around us.
Well. It seems that we, Gen X are substantially more addicted to social media than our millennial contemporaries. Bugger it.
If there’s one thing that will get us through life, it’s Meitu’s animefying face filters. But what’s really going on with this app?
The downside to always being connected, is of course, always being connected. Is our push for innovation blurring the line between public and private, or have we already crossed it?
If we’re ever going to be the Innovation Nation we covet, we must follow the US example of meaningful investment in start-ups.
As it turns out, diamonds may actually be a nerd’s best friend, as they represent the future of storage for all our stuff.
A photograph has (re)surfaced showing Tom Hanks – no, it’s Bill Murray – in 2013 with…wait, is that Tom Hanks? Facial recognition capability of technology is now on par with our own. So how does it work? And are there any risks?
The Big Smoke speaks to Nick Cloete of cloud-based POS geniuses, Kounta, and learns that their ethos and product go far beyond our expectations.