Culture & Communications

Audio interview
23 February 2017

After much speculation, Fairfax Media has finally confirmed it's bidding farewell its digital 'rivers of gold.'

Article
16 February 2017

European news organisations thought they’d scored a victory last fall when the European Commission supported their idea to create a special protection for digital journalism, the linchpin of their...

Article
16 February 2017

Is Sky News the Australian version of Fox News? Well, yes and no, writes Denis Muller.

Audio interview
15 February 2017

Facts have never been under such sustained attack. Into this environment, the ABC, in partnership with RMIT University in Melbourne, is reopening the ABC Fact Check unit.

Blog post
13 February 2017

Hannah Marsh reviews the recent Reuters Memorial Lecture, entitled 'We Broke the News. How do we Fix it?' - delivered by Melissa Bell, of Vox.

Report
9 February 2017

This study seeks to discern the nuances of Americans' digital news habits, and sheds light on whether people are actually aware of the sources of news they consume.

Article
6 February 2017

The Australian Signals Directorate's award-winning Top Four cyber threat mitigation strategy has become the Essential Eight. They're based on data, they're essential, and they'll upset vendors....

Audio interview
3 February 2017

NBN CEO, Bill Morrow, says the $49 billion project is rolling out on time and on budget, despite having to secure a special loan from the federal government late last year.

Blog post
2 February 2017

Adopting the role of a good neighbour does not mean abandoning critical perspective. It’s an opportunity to ensure that local newspapers are at the heart of the conversations taking place in their...

Report
1 February 2017

This Pew Research Center survey finds that people generally place a relatively low premium on a person’s birthplace. Only 13% of Australians, 21% of Canadians, 32% of Americans and a median of 33...