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5G impact report
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Five industries where 5G will make the most impact by 2030

Wilson Chow 03 Mar 2021 8 minutes

While 5G will take a little while longer to rollout, when it does, the benefits to the global economy will reach into the trillions. Here’s where that value will lie and what business can do to capitalise on its potential.

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Mining cyber security
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The cyber canary in the coalmine during COVID-19

Jason Knott 02 Dec 2020 9 minutes

COVID-19 has affected the mining industry less than many others, but in its haste to adapt to remote working and automation, a disturbing vulnerability is creating a bigger threat to the sector.

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Edge computing
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101: Edge computing and the future of cloud

24 Nov 2020 11 minutes

Edge computing is set to bring cloud computing down to earth with faster speeds, lower latency and less cost. Here’s everything you need to know about life on the edge.

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Operational Technology: Welcome to the new frontier of cybercrime

Robert di Pietro Rafael Maman 25 Feb 2020 10 minutes

The lines between technology and critical infrastructure are blurring. As the online revolution reshapes our offline reality, a bold new approach to cyber security is required to mitigate the growing risks.

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AI for Earth
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Report: Artificial intelligence and the fate of planet Earth

Facing food and water shortages and rising greenhouse gas emissions, the planet is in dire need of innovative solutions to its urgent problems. A new report by PwC UK and Microsoft suggests it’s time to harness the power of AI.

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Smart farming with drones
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Robots in the dirt: How farming is going digital and why it must

11 Feb 2019 12 minutes

As the world faces an increasing population and environmental changes, scrutiny over how we have been farming and feeding ourselves is rightfully intensifying. Is technology the answer to society’s agricultural challenges?

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Digital Pulse Smart Construction
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Infographic: Smart construction paves the way to safety

06 Sep 2018 2 minutes

See-through wood, self-healing concrete and glowing cement are just some of the emerging smart construction materials. While often novel and aesthetically pleasing, smart materials are also making structures significantly safer.

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Digital Pulse Future perfect smart cities
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Future perfect: How Thailand, Melbourne and Singapore are creating the cities of tomorrow

Shaun Ryan 24 Jul 2018 7 minutes

More than just technology, smart cities need intelligent strategy, led by governments, with a focus on outcomes that allow their citizens to thrive. Here are three examples of how embracing innovation and imagination can pave the way to the future.

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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 William Crowe, 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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