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Screened Out review – screentime doc knows how to press your buttons | Film – Blog – Emails

With this enthusiastic, info-taining documentary Jon Hyatt runs the risk of stating the bleeding obvious by elaborating on facts everyone is already aware of: staring at your phone for too long is bad for your mental health, evidence is growing of the harmful impact of screens on children’s brains, tech companies design apps to exploit […]

As Chinese authorities expand use of health tracking apps, privacy concerns grow – Networking – Security – Software- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

China’s health tracking QR codes, which have played a key part in the country’s successful containment of the coronavirus, now look set to play a much broader role in daily life as local authorities dream up new uses for the technology. Embedded in the popular WeChat and Alipay smartphone apps, the codes use self-reported and […]

How Cybersecurity Enables Government, Health, EduTech Cope With COVID-19 – Tempemail – Blog – Emails

The advent of the Covid-19 pandemic and the impact on our society has resulted in many dramatic changes to how people are traveling, interacting with each other, and collaborating at work. There are several trends taking place as a consequence of the outbreak, which has only continued to heighten the need for the tightest possible […]

How Cybersecurity Enables Government, Health, EduTech Cope With COVID-19 – Tempemail – Blog – Emails

The advent of the Covid-19 pandemic and the impact on our society has resulted in many dramatic changes to how people are traveling, interacting with each other, and collaborating at work. There are several trends taking place as a consequence of the outbreak, which has only continued to heighten the need for the tightest possible […]

ITV hosts star-studded video call to get people talking about mental health- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

ITV has brought its roster of stars out in full force to reinforce the importance of staying connected and reaching out to people who might be struggling during lockdown. The latest leg of ITV’s ‘Britain Get Talking‘ campaign, the work responds to YouGov research that claims 55% of the UK public are more worried than […]

NSW is unable to use Covidsafe app’s data for contact tracing | Australia news – Blog – Emails

Australia’s most populous state, and the state with the most coronavirus cases has not yet been able to use the Covidsafe app for contact tracing. In nearly a month since it launched, more than 5.7 million Australians have downloaded and registered to use the Covidsafe contact-tracing app, which is designed to make it easier for […]

My Health Record system hit by hack attempt – Security- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

The My Health Record system was the subject of an attempted hack over the past 11 months, the Australian Digital Health Agency has revealed. Tempemail health chief information officer Ronan O’Connor told a parliamentary inquiry into cyber resilience the cyber incident was one of two “potential data breaches” to occur since July 2019. Both were […]

SA Health deploys Microsoft Teams to 40k staff in a single week – Strategy – Software- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

South Australia’s Health department (SA Health) armed its more than 40,000 staff with Microsoft Teams in a single week to ensure communication, particularly between clinical teams, could continue during the coronavirus crisis. The unified communication platform was rapidly deployed to staff when the agency first declared a health emergency in response to COVID-19 in mid-March. […]

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Mental Health Awareness Month- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

May is mental health awareness month and now more than ever, it is important we pause to take time and reflect on mental health. Covid-19 has affected all of us in one shape or another, some more than others. If you’ve never practiced or thought about mental health, just being aware and making time for […]

Millions risk being locked out of Covid-19 contact tracing app | Technology – Blog – Emails

Ten million people in the UK risk being locked out of the Covid-19 contact-tracing app because of a “digital divide”, putting potential constraints on their ability to access work and safeguard their health, a parliamentary committee has heard. Almost 2m households in the UK do not have any internet access, Helen Milner, the chief executive […]