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New rules needed for greater social media transparency

12 January, 2021

Reset Australia is calling for new rules for social media platforms, with greater transparency and understanding of how algorithms operate.

OAIC calls for Privacy Act reform to build public trust

18 December, 2020

The OAIC has called for changes to the Privacy Act 1988, to ensure privacy protections remain consistent with current Australian values.

ACMA calls for compliance after Telstra overcharges customers

12 November, 2020

The ACMA has directed Telstra to comply with the Telecommunications Consumer Protections Code, after the telco overcharged customers a total of $2.4 million.

DSO appoints CEO, launches pilot project

23 October, 2020

Patrick Kidd has been appointed as the Digital Skills Organisation's Chief Executive Officer, as it launches its pilot project, the Train 100 Data Analyst Project.

Govt appoints advisory panel for Cyber Security Strategy

22 October, 2020 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Telstra CEO Andy Penn will chair an industry advisory panel tasked with helping guide the implementation of the government's Cyber Security Strategy 2020.

$800 million push for businesses to go digital post-COVID

02 October, 2020

As part of the $800 million JobMaker Digital Business Plan, the government will expand the ASBAS Digital Solutions Program to urge businesses to go digital.

CIOs already planning for post-COVID recovery

18 August, 2020 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

To maintain the goodwill built up during the COVID-19 pandemic, CIOs will need to follow up by helping businesses recover from the crisis, according to Gartner research.

Fast-tracked ICT qualification will meet labour demands

28 July, 2020 by Amy Sarcevic

The federal government's new training qualification option for the ICT sector aims to meet urgent workforce needs during COVID-19 and beyond.

Taskforce to facilitate business between NSW Govt, SMEs

28 July, 2020 by Αmy Sarcevic

The taskforce aims to create diversity and equity in the digital and ICT service provider market, enabling more firms to engage and do business with government.

Submissions sought to modernise telco consumer safeguards

28 July, 2020 by Amy Sarcevic

The consultation aims to improve choice and fairness for consumers and to prepare the telco industry for an operating environment with ubiquitous nbn coverage.

Apple commits to net zero carbon by 2030

23 July, 2020 by Amy Sarcevic

Apple has committed to removing carbon dioxide emissions from its products and supply chain, 20 years ahead of IPCC targets.

Most firms to allow long-term remote work, survey finds

15 July, 2020 by Amy Sarcevic

More than 80% of firms plan to allow remote work at least some of the time, when normal operations recommence following the COVID-19 lockdown.

Leaders need to be more tech-savvy in post-COVID world

03 July, 2020 by Amy Sarcevic

The momentum behind a permanent remote working model is growing, but business leaders must adapt quickly.

COVID-19 is a chance to rebuild Australia as a digital leader

25 June, 2020 by Amy Sarcevic

Global unrest will enable Australia to establish supply chain sovereignty, attract digital talent and emerge from the recession as a leader in digital.

Most Australians want to continue remote work, survey finds

18 June, 2020 by Amy Sarcevic

86% of respondents want to continue working from home, claiming virtual meeting, webinar and document sharing tools are the way to go.

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