NTT Pro Cycling's 2020 lineup was selected with the assistance of an analytics system co-created by sponsor NTT and the team.

Sendai City in the Tohoku Region of Japan and Nokia have successfully conducted a test flight of a Nokia drone on a private LTE network provided by Nokia Digital Automation Cloud, to test the potential to use drones for tsunami evacuation alerts.

Payment security compliance has declined for the second year in a row, with organisations based in the Americas lagging behind worldwide counterparts, including the Asia Pacific region, according to a new report from US telco Verizon which reveals that only 1 in 3 companies globally make the grade on compliance and just 1 in 5 in the Americas.

Online food delivery service Deliveroo has launched “Pick Up”, its new click and collect service, in the Australian market.

Monash University researchers will play a key role in a new Australian Research Council (ARC) centre examining the use of automated decision-making technologies across the healthcare, social services, transport and media industries.

Qualcomm and Ericsson have taken a step forward in the large-scale rollout of 5G across Switzerland with a claimed first over-the-air, Dynamic Spectrum Sharing (DSS) 5G data call successfully carried out.

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Uber launches customer loyalty program

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Uber Australia has launched a customer loyalty program to reward people for riding with the ride share company and dining through Uber Eats.

Five months after it obtained a deposit-taking licence from the regulator APRA, the Australian digital bank 86 400 has started offering home loans with next to no paperwork, speeding up the time it takes from application to approval.

Australia data firm Fast Data Recovery reportedly offered to decrypt files that had been encrypted by the Dharma ransomware for a fee of $9650, a security professional claims.

Global payment company Verrency has appointed former Paypal executive Dickson Chu to its global advisory board.

Australian-listed energy storage technology company Redflow has been chosen by the New Zealand Rural Connectivity Group (RCG) to provide zinc-bromine flow batteries to store energy in off-grid telecommunication sites in remote rural locations.

Another day, another set of quarterly results from the NBN Co, the company rolling out Australia's broadband network, but little change from earlier quarters. For the first quarter of FY 2020, the company said on Tuesday it had recorded losses of $1.18 billion, compared to $875 million a year earlier.

Macquarie Government has awarded this year's cyber security scholarship to Adel Aljuboury, a computer science student at Western Sydney University.

The Asia-Pacific (APAC) region is poised to witness the highest growth in the global telecom and pay-TV market between 2019 and 2024 due to conducive telecom policies and rapid mobile and fibre network roll-outs, according to new research.

Global open-source software lifecycle and collaboration platform, GitHub, has released its annual State of the Octoverse report for 2019, revealing the latest trends across its massive set of software repositories - including 44 million added this year.

Adelaide-based nanosatellite Internet of Things connectivity vendor Myriota has entered a partnership deal with global manufacturer Motherson to produce its Myriota Module, its cutting edge, low powered device that securely transfers data to the Myriota Network of satellites from anywhere on the planet.

Government officials from ASEAN and Pacific countries are to receive practical expert advice and skills training in dealing with cybersecurity challenges at a series of bootcamps to be conducted in Auatralia over the next four years.

Vertically integrated energy company Senec has launched a new hybrid solar battery that it says can make households up to 90% solar power self-sufficient, potentially saving them thousands of dollars a year.

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