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Sport, alcohol and gambling: A recipe for mind control?

While we are distracted by sport and pacified by alcohol and gambling, big business is winning ...  
City-as-a-service — a new business and investment model

A mutually beneficial system between councils and private companies should be in place for inve ...  
Sky News, ABC cuts and creeping populism: Australia becoming the U.S.

Australia is treading a dangerous path of media concentration, neoliberal government and little ...  
Harnessing technology to connect us and grow the economy

There certainly is a lot of interest in machine-to-machine communication (M2M) and the internet of ...  
How China's Virgin Australia sold out the national interest

A story involving an aviation project backed by Chinese companies was shut down after media ...  
Artificial intelligence is on the rise

New developments and opportunities are opening up in artificial intelligence, says Paul Budde.  
McManus says disappointing pay rise short-changes workers

Fair Work Commission’s paltry pay rise will leave many Australian workers struggling to feed ...  
Unemployment numbers likely worse than projected

Unemployment in Australia has been baking for a long time.  
'The NBN is finished': What's next?

The Government's NBN plan is undeveloped and lacklustre, writes Paul Budde.  
Gas stench permeates the COVID-19 Commission

There’s nothing like the stink of gas to tell you something is very wrong and the National ...  
Unrelenting attacks: News Corp alleges the ABC is 'too left-wing'

The top four search results for the term "ABC left-wing" on Google produce articles from News ...  
Government and industry must act on renewable energy

Innovation in renewable energy makes sense financially and environmentally, writes Paul Budde.  
We must resist over-development in Australian cities

Sydney still needs the courage of Jack Mundey and the Builders Labourers Federation, as the ...  
COVID-19 sparked the 'digital economy'

While COVID-19 has devastated the economy and the community, we have responded by using new ...  
The race for global broadband satellite internet is on

Several of the world's biggest tech companies are pouring millions into developing the best ...  
Morrison funds new kitchens — slashes unemployment benefits

A huge number of Australians will be plunged into poverty overnight as others get to renovate ...  
News Corp's closing of newspapers a blow to Australian communities

News Corp’s closing of its community and regional papers, with few remaining and others onli ...  
Regional Australia secures own digital success despite Coalition's woeful NBN

Regional towns are securing their own digital economic futures while the Australian Government ...  
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