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14 November 2017
Australia has been recognised with an award for our substantial contribution to the development work of the International Telecommunication Union ...
Left: Houlin Zhao: ITU Secretary-General Middle: Dr Tobias Feakin: Australian Ambassador for Cyber Affairs Right: Brahima Sanou: Director of the ITU Telecommunication Development Bureau
Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
7 November 2017
NBN Co has announced new measures to improve the experience for small-to-medium businesses and large enterprises in migrating to the National...
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Copyright Copyright
7 November 2017
We have released the results of the 2017 online copyright infringement survey, showing Australians are embracing streaming services and are more...
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DoC website icons separate artboards - general. General
3 November 2017
Do you have the vision and leadership qualities to be the full-time Deputy Chair/CEO or a full time member of the ACMA?
Board room
Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
2 November 2017
The eSafety Office is taking part in a global pilot with Facebook to prevent intimate images of Australians being shared on online.
Five people standing in a circle using their mobile phones.
Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
19 October 2017
The Government has announced a review of the management of the .au domain to ensure its fit for purpose in Australia’s modern digital landscape.
Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
16 October 2017
The Office of the eSafety Commissioner (the eSafety Office) has released a pilot portal for reporting instances of the non-consensual sharing of...
Hand about to use laptop.
Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
16 October 2017
Three million Australians are now connected to fast and affordable high-speed broadband through the National Broadband Network (NBN).
Picture of australia with 3 million overlayed.
Spectrum: wireless, frequencies, radio, EME Spectrum
12 October 2017
The Australian Government has released its strategy to support the timely rollout of 5G in Australia.
5G directions paper
Television: licensing, advertising, SBS and ABC. Television
15 September 2017
The Government has passed historic changes to Australia’s media laws—the largest reforms in nearly three decades.
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