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18 September 2015
Join Taavi Kotka, the Estonian Government’s Chief Information Officer, for a conversation about leading his relatively small European nation in...
Estonian CIO Taavi Kotka
Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
14 September 2015
Buying or building a home in a new development is exciting but if you don’t know what to look for, it may mean you are left without phone or...
Keyring with a small house attached along with a key.
Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
8 September 2015
A new report from NBN Co predicts that increasing connectivity, growing population and entrepreneurialism will see more than three million new jobs...
Person using a tablet with their finger on the screen.
Television: licensing, advertising, SBS and ABC. Television
7 September 2015
The Government and Australia’s media sector have today reaffirmed their commitment to the responsible reporting of domestic violence in the media.
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Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
7 September 2015
Outstanding uses of the Australian Government’s NationalMap were on show at the GovHack 2015 awards.
Geometric shaped map of Australia.
Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
7 September 2015
The GovHack 2015 Red Carpet Awards were held on 5 September in Sydney, celebrating the potential of government open data.
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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.
Logo - BCR.
Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
28 August 2015
Following public consultation, telecommunications carrier powers and immunities have been changed to better support the rollout of high-speed...
Person using a tablet in a high rise building looking out on to a city with tall buildings.
27 August 2015
The Digital Transformation Office (DTO) is starting a national recruitment drive to find Australia's best tech talent to transform the delivery of...
Male sitting at desk and typing on keyboard.
Spectrum: wireless, frequencies, radio, EME Spectrum
25 August 2015
The Government has released its response to the Spectrum Review, designed to make Australia's spectrum framework simpler, more flexible and...
Spectrum image of lines in a graph shape.