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Internet icon Internet
11 August 2015
The Government has released use cases collected as part of a study into the new and innovate ways Australian organisations are using open...
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31 July 2015
In his first speech streamed live to the broader Australian Public Service, Digital Transformation Office CEO Paul Shetler shared his vision for a...
DTO - Paul Shetler - think big, start small.
27 July 2015
As the Department of Communications follows the road to innovation, it faces some challenges but many potential benefits.
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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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Internet icon Internet
22 July 2015
The Government has released new research on the levels of online copyright infringement in Australia and why people choose to download content...
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20 July 2015
Introducing mixed reality as a mainstay of digital media. ...
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Radio icon Radio
8 July 2015
The Government has released its digital radio review report.
Digital radio.
TV icon Television
3 July 2015
Summary of investigation report.
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Internet icon Internet
26 June 2015
The Minister for Communications and the Attorney-General have announced reforms to better protect Australia’s telecommunications networks.
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Phone icon Phone
25 June 2015
The Australian Government has announced almost 500 new or upgraded mobile base stations will be rolled out around Australia under the Mobile Black...
Woman using a mobile phone in a rural setting.