Science & Technology

Audio program
28 March 2017

Security experts are warning that the convenience of a cashless society comes with some serious privacy concerns.

Report
28 March 2017

The Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) has published its fourth and final incident report into the South Australian (SA) state-wide power outage (referred to as the ‘SA region Black System...

Discussion paper
23 March 2017

The Australian Energy Market Commission (AEMC) is calling for public submissions on a new plan to strengthen power system security.

The directions paper released today recommends mechanisms...

Report
20 March 2017

This research shows Australian business owners are embracing access to fast broadband and cloud applications to help them save time and achieve a better work-life balance.

Report
20 March 2017

This ABS research paper finds that with informed use, linked datasets can be used for analysing the social and economic characteristics of temporary entrants by their visa and Census...

Report
17 March 2017

Report of a formal dialogue which examined cybersecurity issues and how best to manage them in a cooperative manner.

EssayJournal article
15 March 2017

A sun-centred cultural revolution may not have come, but something else has happened: solar power has become dirt cheap, writes Dan Cass.

Report
14 March 2017

This report considers the potential impacts on vehicle registration, driver licensing and compulsory third party (CTP) insurance arrangements that might arise from the introduction of automated...

Report
10 March 2017

This report looks at zero-day vulnerabilities - software vulnerabilities for which no patch or fix has been publicly released - and assesses their usefulness in cyber operations, and defensive and...

Article
7 March 2017

This op-ed article summarises the findings of Environmental Defence Society's recent major report: Last Line...