Wiser Technology Advice Blog

The first blog post I write each year looks forward to the technology trends I believe are coming. So, has 2020's global pandemic changed everything? Read More

How do you know if your business has outgrown its systems? Deciding to upgrade or replace your systems is a big decision which should not be taken lightly. Last month I wrote about the Royal Society for the Blind and the decision to replace their customer management system. The lessons learnt from that case study can be applied to all types of software systems. Read More

In July 2019, Sonya Weiser of Wiser Technology Advice was approached by Rob Dempsey, Executive Director of The Royal Society for the Blind, to review their problematic customer management system. Read More

With the recent rise of the Black Lives Matter movement, conversations are being had about the racial and gender biases embedded in artificial intelligence.So why have these problems crept into the algorithms that underpin artificial intelligence systems?And what can we do about it? Read More

Have you heard people talking about 5G mobile phone towers causing Coronavirus? This is of course a ridiculous conspiracy theory, but it got me thinking about how little people know and understand 5G and the hyper-connected world it will bring. Read More

In the current scary and uncertain time of the COVID-19 pandemic it's easy to feel as if everything is out of your control. Getting to grips with the complex technology of your business allows you to understand and control your systems and information. Read More

In my last blog post I mentioned quantum computing, which will at some point in the future provide massive computational power. Read More

One of the latest ‘sexy’ trends in information technology is blockchain. There’s always of confusion and hype around any new trend, so I’d like to explain to you what blockchain actually is, when to use it, and when a ‘traditional’ system would more suitable.  Read More

Welcome to the new decade from Wiser Technology Advice. In this blog post I’ll talk about the technology trends that I believe will impact our businesses and our economy over the next 10 years. Read More

Are we ready for driverless vehicles on Australian roads? In my January 2019 blog post I predicted driverless vehicles as one of the top 4 technology trends for 2019, but are we there yet? Read More