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The future of software testing is automated AI

Tessa Smith George Stancu 11 Nov 2020 10 minutes

Testing software and technology systems requires a lot of time, a lot of money and a lot of effort. But new AI-enabled tools could do the same job, faster and with better coverage — freeing up your IT department to focus on greater value.

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Five key insights for the telecommunications industry of tomorrow

Mohammad Chowdhury 04 Nov 2020 7 minutes

The telecommunications, media and technology industries have been a lifeline for consumers and businesses isolated due to COVID-19. Now, they face a unique opportunity to pivot to a promising future.

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Koorie Heritage Trust digital transformation
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Hand in hand: How a digital future is supporting our cultural history

George Stancu Ying Ong 27 Oct 2020 11 minutes

The Koorie Heritage Trust plays an important role in preserving the 60,000-year-old lived history and culture of South Eastern Australia’s Aboriginal communities. With an increasing manual workload, it looks to digital transformation to ensure its future.

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Unscaling
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How COVID-19 has unscaled the heights of economies of scale

Kevin Maney 14 Oct 2020 11 minutes

For decades, business growth was all about economies of scale. But the trend has begun to reverse with the competitive edge now found in personalised products and decentralised distribution. COVID-19 has accelerated this shift.

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digital twin
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101: Predicting the future with digital twin technology

07 Oct 2020 12 minutes

Ready to gaze into the crystal ball? Digital twin technology creates a virtual replica of your assets, systems or business and lets you model the future and inform your strategic changes.

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101: How computer vision can shine light on your business

M@ Kuperholz Sathesh Sriskandarajah 28 Jul 2020 9 minutes

Computer vision, powered by AI, promises to deliver insights to business operations that surpass human capacity. But businesses must first consider the benefits, risks, and the ability to make the most of the opportunities it offers before investing.

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COVID-19 economic business recovery
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Repair. Rethink. Reconfigure: Adapting to life after the pandemic

The world was already facing a set of grave challenges prior to COVID-19. Now, with the economic effects of the pandemic being felt, those pressures are increasing. But there is hope in opportunity.

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Designing humanity: Human-centred principles to put people first
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Designing humanity: Human-centred principles to put people first

Natalie Kyriacou OAM 10 Jun 2020 7 minutes

To ensure that the future doesn’t become a battle between technology and humanity, people’s needs must be at the heart of tech-related decision-making. PwC Australia’s Natalie Kyriacou OAM explains how human-centred principles will pave the way.

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humans technology EmTech Exchange
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Can we become better humans through technology?

Chrisie Wendin 03 Apr 2020 9 minutes

At PwC’s annual Emerging Tech Exchange, leading thinkers from academia, industry and business explored the intersection of technology and humanity. Here are key insights from their discussions and hands-on experimentation.

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