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  • Yasmine Raso
  • 19 June 2024
Australia Post renewed its partnership with Microsoft for three years, as it looks to continue delivering on its Post26 digital strategy.
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  • Yasmine Raso
  • 19 June 2024
Six of the seven states have released their 2024-25 State Budgets, pushing cost of living reprieve and community safety to the forefront of economic policy, with investments in digital and technology taking a step back to accommodate. New South Wales,...
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  • Yasmine Raso
  • 19 June 2024
A national performance audit report highlighted key gaps in cyber security protocols used by AUSTRAC and Services Australia to recover from a cyber incident.
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  • Yasmine Raso
  • 5 June 2024
The NSW Government has announced it is developing the state's first Digital Inclusion Strategy to provide more "equitable opportunities".
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  • Yasmine Raso
  • 5 June 2024
The Government has launched its National Robotics Strategy, the first step in allowing stakeholders to adopt responsible AI and robotics use.
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  • Yasmine Raso
  • 5 June 2024
The eSafety Commissioner has released a joint statement on coordinating global regulations to combat online safety issues.
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  • Yasmine Raso
  • 5 June 2024
The Federal Court has fined Delta Building Automation $1.5 million for interfering with a National Gallery of Australia tender.
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  • Yasmine Raso
  • 5 June 2024
Four organisations have been selected as part of the national AI Adopt Program to work with SMEs on safe AI use in their operations.
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  • Yasmine Raso
  • 5 June 2024
The latest interim report from the ACCC's Digital Platform Services Inquiry found a concerning rate of consumer unawareness related to their own data generation and its collection by firms and businesses.
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  • Yasmine Raso
  • 5 June 2024
The OAIC has filed civil penalty proceedings in the Federal Court against Medibank Private Limited related to its 2022 data breach.
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  • Yasmine Raso
  • 21 May 2024
The AEC has raised concerns over AI manipulation of elections and its lack of powers to investigate potential contraventions.
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  • Yasmine Raso
  • 21 May 2024
The Federal Budget for 2024-2025 has boosted the 'Future Made in Australia' program with a $22.7 billion package.
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  • Yasmine Raso
  • 21 May 2024
Reforms to federal telecommunications legislation passed Parliament last week to introduce new consumer protections.
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  • Yasmine Raso
  • 21 May 2024
The Digital ID Bill 2024 has passed Parliament and are expected to come into effect from November this year.
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  • Yasmine Raso
  • 21 May 2024
The Federal Government has commenced a new National Audit of Mobile Coverage to investigate and repair black spots across Australia, as well as identify any locations that require future investment and provide a resource for real mobile coverage experiences especially...
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