NUS Launches Manifesto on Building Human-centred Digital Society
For sustainable development of technology and to build a humane, creative society, NUS launched recommendations for businesses and policymakers to develop a human-centred AI approach.
Transport for NSW Uses AI to Tackle Congestion
The agency is conducting a new trial, believed to be world-first, involving using artificial intelligence and edge computing technology to reduce congestion.
India Launches Digital Payment Solutions for Feature Phones
The central bank, the Reserve Bank of India, revealed that it will soon launch a UPI-based payment product for feature phone users to carry out retail payments, eliminating the need for an Internet connection.
Benefits and Challenges of Diverse COVID-19 Apps
With individual U.S. states launching their own vaccine credentialing apps, the GAO suggested the government conduct studies to establish benchmark effectiveness and develop a national strategy.
University of Sydney Launches New Innovation Hub
The facility $25 million is a foundational node for complementary facilities that support the NSW Government’s projects at Western Sydney Aerotropolis and Western Sydney parklands.
China Focuses on Developing Green Data Centres
Increased demand for data processing has led to the need for more data centres; Chinese technology firms are exploring green solutions to reduce the electricity and energy consumption of such centres.
New Digital Program for Youth in Australia and New Zealand
The DQ Institute and its partners are launching the eSmart Digital Licence+, a new digital Intelligence capacity development program for young people across Australia and New Zealand.
Taiwan Assists Somaliland to Launch Innovation Zone to Train Women in Tech
Taiwan helped Somaliland to develop a science and technology training course that aims to empower women with the ability to use digital tools in this digital age.