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Spectrum icon Spectrum
18 December 2017
The terms of reference and membership list for the 5G working group have been released.
Copyright Copyright
15 December 2017
New legislation introduced today will ensure our copyright laws are up to date and fit for purpose in the digital age.
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Spectrum icon Spectrum
14 December 2017
The Government has announced the results of the multiband spectrum auction sold at a competitive auction.
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Internet icon Internet
12 December 2017
Australia’s demand for online services and content continues to grow according to a new report.
Internet icon Internet
6 December 2017
The Government has introduced legislation to prohibit the non-consensual sharing or threat to share intimate images online.
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Copyright Copyright
6 December 2017
A Bill was introduced in Parliament today to extend safe harbour provisions in the Copyright Act 1968.
Copyright Copyright
5 December 2017
From 1 January 2019, new copyright terms will apply works, sound recordings and films, dependent upon whether the material has been made public...
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Internet icon Internet
29 November 2017
We're hosting a meeting in December 2017 to discuss the management framework of Australia’s .au domain.
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TV icon Television
24 November 2017
Applications are now open for non-executive directors for the ABC and SBS Boards.
Phone icon Mobile services and coverage
22 November 2017
Applications are now open for the Priority Locations funding round of the Mobile Black Spot Program....
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