Digital communications--Social aspects

Audio program
25 March 2017

Twitter is considering a paid subscription service for some of its high-level users.

15 February 2017

This report captures insights from international experts and high-level representatives from across Australian society to understand how the capacity and energy of older Australians can be enabled...

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.

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'...

6 December 2016

This report, by researchers from the University of Groningenhe in the Netherlands, examines the multi-layered challenges associated with balancing the fundamental rights of privacy and freedom of...

18 November 2016

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

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...

15 September 2016

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

Discussion paper
5 September 2016

This paper has been released to better enable the ACCC to ensure that their regulatory focus is responsive to changing market circumstances in the communications sector.

31 August 2016

The Corporate Plan 2016–20 sets our course for the future, identifying our purpose, values, operating environment, strategic priorities, capability and risk oversight and management.