Tag Archives: Internet

ABS releases results of Internet Activity Survey

The Australian Bureau of Statistics has released the results of the Internet Activity Survey for the three months to 30 June 2015.

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US General Service Administration launches government website dashboard

The Fedscoop article, GSA dashboard tracks best practices of government sites, discusses the development of Pulse. Described as, “a health monitor for the US government’s websites,” the site, “measures which sites are participating in the Federal Digital Analytics Program, or … Continue reading

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New report discusses “GenNBN”

The report, Towards a super connected Australia : genNBN understanding Australia’s most connected generation (PDF 6.2MB), “identifies a new generation likely to emerge in the 2020s – GenNBN – the first generation of young Australians raised in a connected world … Continue reading

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Article examines which US federal government websites are not Google mobile friendly

The NextGov article, Here are the agency websites Google doesn’t think are mobile friendly provides a list of US government websites not deemed as “mobile friendly” by Google. According to the article, Google’s new policy to adjust search rankings based … Continue reading

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UK political party proposes Digital Bill of Rights

A recent article in The Conversation, What use would a Digital Bill of Rights be? discusses  a proposal by the Liberal Democrats party to introduce a Digital Bill of Rights in Britain.

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ACMA releases report examing Australians’ digital lives

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has released the first report in its Communications report 2013–14 series. Entitled, Report  – 1 Australians’ digital lives (PDF 4.5MB). The report, which, “examines Australians’ engagement with digital communications technologies and their changing … Continue reading

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Report on the use of the Internet in Australia

The ARC Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation at the Swinburne Institute for Social Research, Swinburne University of Technology have released a report, The Internet in Australia (PDF 1.3MB). This is presents the state of Internet use in Australia … Continue reading

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Pew Research Centre releases report on the development of gigabit networks

The Pew Research Center in the United States have released the report, Killer apps in the Gigabit Age (PDF 640kb) has part of its Digital Life in 2025 series. The report includes the responses of, “experts and Internet builders [who] share … Continue reading

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ACMA releases research snapshot of regional australia

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has released a research snapshot entitled, Regional Australia in the digital economy. The research showed that there had been an increase in internet and mobile phone usage in regional Australia.

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Australian report examines use of mobile phones and the Internet by homeless Australians

The report, Homeless and connected : mobile phones and the Internet in the lives of homeless Australians (PDF 4.5mb) has been published by the Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (ACCAN).  The project, “set out to research how a group of … Continue reading

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