Stories by Siobhan McBride

Customs' facial check system earns top marks

The results of an independent evaluation of Australia's own automated border control system, SmartGate, show it is delivering world-leading performance in terms of facial recognition.

Software takes hard work out of rocks

Predicting rock behaviour under stressful conditions, either natural or mining, has become easier with the development of software that provides a practical and efficient method of analysing its structure.

Online job hunting's a risky business

Hunting down a job online might be a privacy hazard for IT professionals who risk having personal details passed on to third parties for profiling purposes.

Smarts plans expansion

Smarts and Kinetica last week launched the InCharge Solutions Suite of software designed to manage networks, systems, applications and availability. The suite is part of a 12-month expansion plan in Australia.