Posts tagged with Digital Economy

Australia Post declares $2bn digital strategy: Part one

Australia Post will be investing $2 billion dollars into modernising parcel delivery, improving retail networks and launching a new digital mailbox in an attempt to future-proof the business and reap the benefits of the digital economy. 

This will be the single largest investment in the history of Australia Post and it comes on the back of the increasing popularity of online shopping, which has raised the demand for package delivery to an all-time high.

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The #debill ‘could’ threaten 3G internet for iPhones

It’s been a few days since the controversial Digital Economy Bill got the final approval from Parliament, now it only needs Royal Assent to become law.

Despite a concerted and impressive online lobbying campaign, it seems that party politics was more important than Twitter outcry.

But now the dust has settled the time has come to give the bill and all its last minute amendments some scrutiny. One thing that immediately sprung out to me on reading the bill was its assumption that IP address equates to an individual.

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