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Digital Pulse: How asteroid prospecting can advance Space 2.0
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How asteroid prospecting could advance Space 2.0

Dan Hodgson 14 Jun 2018 7 minutes

For space exploration to truly advance the human race, the mining of celestial bodies must unlock the limitless resources beyond Earth. With its satellite and research capabilities, Australia is in a strong position to help push the industry forward.

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Digital Pulse: Why the lucky country must become a digital one
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Why the lucky country must become a digital one

Suji Kanagalingam Gulandam Khan 13 Jun 2018 9 minutes

Far from being just another business buzzword, the digital economy is transforming the way business and society interact. It promises much needed fuel for Australia’s future prosperity, but will the country be ready in time?

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Open Banking and the currency of consumer trust

Kate Bennett Eriksson 05 Jun 2018 8 minutes

With the announcement of the Customer Data Right, Open Banking in Australia is on its way. But what is it, and how can banks prepare? We look at the challenges and opportunities in opening up.

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Digital Pulse: Viva la health revolution! How blockchain and wearables will make us healthy
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Viva la health revolution! How blockchain and wearables will make us healthy

04 Jun 2018 6 minutes

Could society revolutionise the healthcare industry through wearables? The potential for addressing illness and extending quality of life is huge, but it needs technology like blockchain to make it secure.

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Infographic: Teleported sushi and other digital food innovations
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Infographic: Teleported sushi and other digital food innovations

24 May 2018 2 minutes

Organic food might seem like the last thing that could undergo a digital transformation, but everything from its delivery, consumption and creation is currently up for reinvention. Come and grab a byte!

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Digital Pulse - Driving dollars by enhancing reality
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Infographic: Driving dollars by enhancing reality

17 May 2018 2 minutes

You may not want a pair of augmented reality glasses (yet), but there are plenty of other value-adding uses for enhancing life through AR. We look at how the technology is expanding possibilities in a range of industries.

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Intelligent Digital: Leading the way to the future of work

Ben Neal Sara Caplan 15 May 2018 9 minutes

How does business prepare for a future where technological advances have the power to change the work we do, and the way we do it? PwC’s Ben Neal and Sara Caplan argue it will take the right mix of human and machine, new styles of leadership and innovative people management. Is business up to the challenge?

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Digital Pulse: Superannuation and the gig economy
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The tough gig of reconciling superannuation and task-related working

Joe Brasacchio 07 May 2018 8 minutes

The growth of the gig economy is reducing the potential for a whole generation to maximise their superannuation. We look at three potential solutions to this problem.

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Digital Pulse: Dispelling myths around blockchain
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Dispelling myths about blockchain

Benjamin Crofts David Lam James Kosmatos 01 May 2018 9 minutes

The rapid growth in the adoption of blockchain has brought with it debate around its legitimacy, security and cost. Here we set the record straight on some common misconceptions about the revolutionary innovation.

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