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PAUL BUDDE: Democratic states like Australia must be vigilant on cyber warfare

Cybersecurity is a hotly debated issue that demands our attention, writes Paul Budde.   
PAUL BUDDE: Broadband users will pay for failed NBN policies

Poor management of Australia's broadband network has resulted in a problem that the Government ...  
Disruption in telecoms market to deliver better speeds and prices

We are getting closer to using alternative broadband solutions, offered by international ...  
Telstra restructures amid pressure from digital giants

Telstra has finally announced its proposed restructuring, but in this declining telco market, Paul ...  
The digital transformation of the Australian economy

The pandemic, as well as an increase in more severe climatological events, are all indications we ...  
Australian Government falling behind on world broadband scale

The Australian Government has been stalling in our nation's broadband progress, especially when ...  
Digital technology opening up new spheres of human possibility

The digital world is unlocking new capabilities of human behaviour, writes Paul Budde.   
Michelle Pini interviewed by RTV Slovenia on Australia's Google and Facebook code

Michelle Pini is interviewed by RTV Slovenia about the News Media Bargaining Code, the Facebook ...  
Coalition's NBN bungle may have cost the country billions

The Coalition could have saved the country billions if it had stuck to Labor's original NBN ...  
NBN Co wants to hike up broadband prices for Australians

NBN Co is attempting to use its monopoly to increase prices, writes Paul Budde.   
Macquarie Group is set to shake up the digital infrastructure market

Investment giant Macquarie Group has made a bid to take over telco Vocus, a move that could make ...  
Google is set to survive in Australia, but bigger problems await

The signs suggest that the Australian Government and Google are close to a compromise, writes ...  
Technology: Doomsday or godsend — the choice is ours

Technology has the ability to work against us, so it's up to the human race to manage it in a way ...  
Google versus Australia: The war is on

Australia has bungled the issue of regulating global digital companies like Google, writes Paul ...  
What 2021 will have in store for the ICT industry

With technology being relied upon more than ever due to 2020's pandemic, Paul Budde takes a look ...  
New European legislation aims to control digital platforms

Europe is taking the lead in digital market regulation with new proposed legislation designed to ...  
#2 TOP IA STORY OF 2020: Telstra is going on to take the NBN monopoly

Our brilliant tech columnist, Paul Budde, had three articles in IA's top ten, two of which were ...  
#3 TOP IA STORY OF 2020: Foxtel pay-TV faces slow death

The Murdoch stranglehold over Australian media was, as ever, a popular topic on IA during 2020 ...  

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