Digital Inclusion

Digital Inclusion

Research

25 January 2017

This index reveals that while digital inclusion is improving, it is uneven and many Australians are missing out on the benefits digital participation derives for our public and private lives.

17 January 2017

Marketing materials for 'off-the-shelf' smart home control devices are analysed, including a summary of proposed benefits and lifestyle enhancements. Potential detriments and energy consumption implications, including for financially disadvantaged or disengaged households, are discussed.

10 January 2017

In this report, RAND researchers, with the help of an advisory panel, craft a research agenda to prepare the U.S. legal system to address the effects of emerging technologies on individuals' constitutional rights, especially to due process.

21 December 2016

The study analyses data from the first large scale Australian survey of public wi-fi use.

15 December 2016

Aims to provide a single, comprehensive annual source of infrastructure statistics for use by policymakers, industry leaders, transport analysts and the wider Australian community.

14 December 2016

This paper discusses the budget impact of the Commonwealth’s equity and debt financing of the NBN and the associated fiscal risks.

13 December 2016

If you want fibre internet to make your firm more productive you’ll need other investment too. 

30 November 2016

Although very few such programs have been evaluated and reported in the literature, there is evidence that it is feasible to provide health education and health promotion programs in public libraries and that these programs receive public approval.