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Bureau of Communications Research Bureau of Communications and Arts Research
17 October 2016
The Bureau of Communications Research (BCR) releases its new online Communications Monitor.
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Bureau of Communications Research Bureau of Communications and Arts Research
8 February 2016
We’re all talking about it. Data—how to best make it available to the market for the creation of new products and services.
Open government data and why it matters now
Bureau of Communications Research Bureau of Communications and Arts Research
8 February 2016
While productivity growth driven by the use of IT in Australia appears to be falling—a new BCR study found that IT has stimulated the productivity...
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Bureau of Communications Research Bureau of Communications and Arts Research
Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
11 November 2015
Australians are embracing changes in technology and our consumption patterns are adjusting accordingly.
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Bureau of Communications Research Bureau of Communications and Arts Research
Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
13 October 2015
The BCR has today released a further consultation paper on funding options for nbn non-commercial services.
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Bureau of Communications Research Bureau of Communications and Arts Research
9 October 2015
The BCR has released an innovative way to access information on Australia’s communications sector. The information is provided in a responsive...
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Bureau of Communications Research Bureau of Communications and Arts Research
1 September 2015
The BCR today marks its first anniversary in the communications portfolio.
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Bureau of Communications Research Bureau of Communications and Arts Research
22 July 2015
This week the Productivity Commission (PC) released its productivity update 2015, analysing Australia's productivity performance in 2013–14.
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Bureau of Communications Research Bureau of Communications and Arts Research
17 June 2015
As part of its work on analysing digital productivity, the Bureau of Communications Research (BCR) has released the first part of a leading project...
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Bureau of Communications Research Bureau of Communications and Arts Research
DoC website icons separate artboards - general. General
2 March 2015
Our latest work on leading indicators (LIs) shows Australians are increasingly accessing government data online.
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