ISACA's new One In Tech foundation will seek to improve the participation of women and other under-represented groups in the cybersecurity field.
The degree will train students in advanced electronics and telecommunication engineering, with a focus on designing and controlling quantum systems.
Apple has committed to removing carbon dioxide emissions from its products and supply chain, 20 years ahead of IPCC targets.
The uptake of social platforms has surged by 10% during COVID-19, and there are now 3.96 billion users worldwide.
Companies now see digital communications as a greater, more urgent priority, and are willing to spend considerably more on this front.
The AIIA has welcomed the government's JobTrainer initiative to reskill school leavers and the unemployed, but said the current program does not go far enough.
Around 40% of organisations in Australia and New Zealand plan to deploy an AI initiative this year, IDC research found.
The tool has reached more than 400,000 users to date, with almost 1000 online conversations taking place each day.
Spending will decline in Australia by 5.9% by the end of 2020, falling drastically short of pre-COVID-19 growth estimates.
More than 80% of firms plan to allow remote work at least some of the time, when normal operations recommence following the COVID-19 lockdown.
The Australian and UK information commissioners' offices will investigate Clearview AI over its use of data scraped without users' knowledge.
The demand for notebooks, desktops and workstations surged in Q2 but growth may drop post COVID-19.
The most in-demand positions are infrastructure experts, software developers and engineers, and cloud architects and engineers.
At the height of the pandemic, the company delivered 26 million extra parcels to power the online retail surge.