Digital communications

21 December 2016

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

15 December 2016

In September 2015, IMLS awarded CLIR a grant to investigate the early impacts of the National Digital Stewardship Residency (NDSR) programs, in order to inform subsequent development of similar...

5 December 2016

DFAT has to work harder and smarter online to be heard above the noise.

Blog post
21 November 2016

This blog post discusses the importance of standards, rules and norms and the need to re-engineer these for the digital age, as explored at the UK's recent Internet Governance Forum.

18 November 2016

Internet connections have surged in the region, but cost has re-emerged as a constraint for many users, writes Julian Thomas.

17 October 2016

This research report provides an overview of the Australian communications sector, including recent trends and developments. 

13 October 2016

Social media is a superb medium for immediacy, reach and intensity. This makes it a great asset in situations where timeliness is important, such as breaking news. But it has serious limitations...

27 September 2016

Assesses the approach of 23 regional countries to the challenges and opportunities that cyberspace presents, in terms of their governance structure, legislation, law enforcement, military,...

15 September 2016

The pervasive application of defamation law to all communication creates real risks of liability for publishers, writes David Rolph.

6 September 2016

New research on the business models of Fairfax and APN from 2004 to 2013 confirms the two companies have failed to transform their revenue structures from print to digital, writes Merja Myllylahti...