Censorship

Arbitrary site blocks a 'slippery slope'

Arbitrary site blocks a 'slippery slope'

Denham Sadler
March 20, 2019

Policy

Self-regulation has been a disaster

Self-regulation has been a disaster

James Riley
March 20, 2019

Digital ID

R&D

Censorship

Denham Sadler
March 20, 2019
A move by Australia's biggest telcos to arbitrarily block several websites following the Christchurch terrorist attack is a "slippery slope" and sets a "very w...

Policy

James Riley
March 20, 2019
The only way to mitigate the consistent and persistent “negative externalities” of Facebook and other social media platforms is through government ...

Digital ID

Denham Sadler
March 20, 2019
An extra $67.2 million earmarked for the government’s digital ID project is just one of several tech investments to be featured in next month’s bud...

R&D

Denham Sadler
March 20, 2019
The federal government has held its first roundtable on the research and development tax incentive as it looks to fix the troubled legislation, but no changes ...

City development

Aimee Chanthadavong
March 20, 2019
Adelaide has been announced as the home of the seventh city deal that will see all three levels of governments work together over the next 10 years to grow the...

Blockchain

Aimee Chanthadavong
March 20, 2019
Data61 chief executive Adrian Turner has signalled the need for Australia to lead in blockchain adoption, rather than be a laggard. "In the past, Australia ...

APS Review

Denham Sadler
March 20, 2019
Automation and artificial intelligence present "compelling opportunities" for the Australian public sector to deliver better services to the public, but intern...

Policy

Denham Sadler
March 19, 2019
The federal government will develop a national blockchain roadmap and kick-in a further $100,000 for the study, despite its Digital Transformation Agency recen...

Policy

James Riley
March 19, 2019
The only people in Australia specifically excluded from the controversial encryption laws are the very people who rushed the legislation through on the final s...

Policy

Denham Sadler
March 18, 2019
A new regulatory framework for initial coin offerings proposed by federal government posed “a significant risk of fettering innovation”, according ...

City development

Aimee Chanthadavong
March 20, 2019
Adelaide has been announced as the home of the seventh city deal that will see all three levels of governments work together over the next 10 years to grow the...

Blockchain

Aimee Chanthadavong
March 20, 2019
Data61 chief executive Adrian Turner has signalled the need for Australia to lead in blockchain adoption, rather than be a laggard. "In the past, Australia ...

APS Review

Denham Sadler
March 20, 2019
Automation and artificial intelligence present "compelling opportunities" for the Australian public sector to deliver better services to the public, but intern...

Policy

Denham Sadler
March 19, 2019
The federal government will develop a national blockchain roadmap and kick-in a further $100,000 for the study, despite its Digital Transformation Agency recen...

Policy

James Riley
March 19, 2019
The only people in Australia specifically excluded from the controversial encryption laws are the very people who rushed the legislation through on the final s...

Policy

Denham Sadler
March 18, 2019
A new regulatory framework for initial coin offerings proposed by federal government posed “a significant risk of fettering innovation”, according ...

Cyber Security

Denham Sadler
March 18, 2019
Australia’s signals intelligence agency has outlined publicly for the first time how it decides when to make a security vulnerability public, and when to...

Space

Denham Sadler
March 18, 2019
The federal government has pledged an additional $12 million to the local space sector, with a new mission control centre and education facility to be establis...
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Skills

Seamus Byrne
March 18, 2019
Girl Geek Academy and Film Victoria are collaborating to launch a Games Career Incubator, offering 25 women and non-binary creators at the early stage of their...

ISA

Aimee Chanthadavong
March 15, 2019
Innovation and Science Australia’s (ISA) recently appointed chairman Andrew Stevens has plans to shift the organisation’s focus on industry R&D...

Forum

James Riley
March 14, 2019
A coalition of tech sector business leaders and industry groups have come together at the eleventh hour to voice concerns to government about its controversial...

Regional development

James Riley
March 13, 2019
There has been a shocking number of research reports and reviews aimed at improving the performance of rural R&D and boosting regional innovation ecosystem...

Policy

Seamus Byrne
March 13, 2019
CSIRO chairman and business leader David Thodey has called out Australia's urgent need to better prepare for a volatile and uncertain future in a speech that a...

NSW Election

Aimee Chanthadavong
March 13, 2019
A future NSW Labor Government said it would appoint the state’s first chief entrepreneur and establish a new unit called Enterprise NSW as part of a comm...