Creative Directions 2021: Public infrastructure for the digital town squareView the video on Vimeo Early in 2021, the platforms Google and Facebook came under intense scrutiny due to ACCC’s new directives. The ACCC’s platform regulations threw up debates around what is a platform, what their purpose should be, and what role they play...
RightsCon – Rebalancing the Internet Economy: A closer look at the news media bargaining code
Discussion on Australia’s News Media Bargaining Code
Digital Face-off: The future of news on global technology platforms
The implications of Australia’s contribution to this extraordinary new public policy was discussed by a panel of industry leaders and media insiders.
Humanitech Summit 2021: Putting humanity at the core and in control
Why and how do we need to put humanity at the core and in control? What is at stake if we don’t do this?
Tech Talk – Secret Algorithms, Data Protection and Surveillance Cities
We review the US Senate hearings into social media algorithms, evaluate competing models for data protection and Melbourne’s not-so-secret city.
Reclaiming the power of communication from big tech and government.
Tuesday, 23rd March, 2021. How do we reclaim power over the development of technology?
News Corp Bargaining Code
Wednesday, 3 March, 2021. Deeper understanding of the recently passed legislation.
The battle to get Big Tech to pay for news
Saturday, February 27, 2021. The tech giants have long resisted this idea, but things are changing.