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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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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?
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Internet icon 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.
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Internet icon 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 icon 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...
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Internet icon Internet
16 October 2017
Three million Australians are now connected to fast and affordable high-speed broadband through the National Broadband Network (NBN).
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Spectrum icon Spectrum
12 October 2017
The Australian Government has released its strategy to support the timely rollout of 5G in Australia.
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TV icon 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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Copyright Copyright
12 September 2017
We are consulting on the exposure draft of new copyright regulations to make sure they are fit for purpose in the digital environment.
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Spectrum icon Spectrum
4 September 2017
Residual spectrum will be up for grabs in an upcoming competitive auction.