Swinburne University


NICTA partners with Swinburne University on new Software Innovation Lab

7:48PM | Friday, 18 July 2014 |  NICTA has officially opened its new Software Innovation Lab at Swinburne University’s Hawthorn campus, in the inner-eastern suburbs of Melbourne.

Aussie humour workshop is no joke

10:20PM | Tuesday, 18 October 2011 |  Swinburne University ran a workshop to teach its international students the logic of Australian humour, highlighting the level of interest in quirkier aspects of Australian culture.

Seven in 10 Aussie micro businesses have no IP protection: ABS

6:29PM | Tuesday, 19 June 2012 |  Almost 70% of businesses with zero to four staff use no intellectual property protection methods, according to an alarming Australian Bureau of Statistics report.

Swinburne University opens $140m technology centre

12:15PM | Thursday, 8 December 2011 |  Swinburne University of Technology looks set to enhance its reputation as an entrepreneurial hub, with the opening of a $140 million advanced manufacturing teaching and research facility.

Swinburne students commended for Rubik’s Cube-solving robot

11:05PM | Tuesday, 15 November 2011 |  Australian companies cleaned up at the 2011 Asia Pacific ICT Alliance Awards, including a student start-up that has created the world’s fastest Rubik’s Cube-solving robot.

Former Swinburne student wins 2011 James Dyson Award

11:36PM | Thursday, 10 November 2011 |  Swinburne University graduate Edward Linacre is the winner of this year’s James Dyson Award, receiving $14,000 for an irrigation system that pulls liquid moisture straight out of dry desert air.

Monitoring social media usage at work

5:56PM | Monday, 9 May 2011 |  According to a new study the average Australian worker spends up to 60 minutes a day browsing online for personal reasons.

Social media should be monitored, not banned: Experts

5:44PM | Thursday, 5 May 2011 |  A new study reveals the average Australian worker spends up to 60 minutes a day browsing online for personal reasons but experts say employers shouldn’t ban social media usage in the workplace.

Tips for tackling Twitter

8:56AM | Thursday, 26 August 2010 |  Like any medium that captures the public imagination, Twitter brings a myriad of opportunities to strengthen customer relationships