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What reaching ‘peak telecom’ means for 5G

Telecommunications expert Paul Budde explores the viability of 5G deployment.  
A telecommunications wish list for Paul Fletcher, starting with the NBN

With a new Minister for Communication in place, it is time to start looking at the telecommunic ...  
NBN a reminder of why Turnbull's 5G plan is flawed

Malcolm Turnbull has suggested Western nations should develop independent 5G networks, forgetting ...  
Driverless cars and the business case for 5G

As global technology moves into 5G, there are various aspects to consider from driverless cars to ...  
Morrison and Shorten's Big Australia: The overpopulation problem

Ignoring environmental and urban congestion objections, the Morrison Government is committed to a ...  
Labor spells out its NBN rescue plan

Michelle Rowland has outlined Labor's NBN policy which will hopefully undo Australia's broadband ...  
Labor tackles NBN chaos

It doesn’t come as a surprise that Labor’s plan for the NBN starts with a full-blown technical ...  
Why raising Newstart is more important than you think

Factors such as wage stagnation and the automation of the manufacturing sector have given need for ...  
Budget 2019: Short term sugar hits without national long-term vision

The latest Budget reflects the short-term policies of the LNP Government, while long-term policies ...  
Can the urban water industry stare down climate change?

New technology used in providing safe drinking water is contributing to the damaging effects of ...  
Gladys Berejiklian will bring the end of koalas

Focusing on development and progress, while Gladys Berejiklian is Premier of NSW the koala popu ...  
Government leadership is key in digital transformation

Government leadership is needed to manage the political, social and economic implications of AI ...  
Will it be third time lucky for the NBN?

If we continue with the NBN based on conservative neoliberal policies, then NBN 3.0 will also ...  
Fear and loathing in San Francisco: The public transport system

San Francisco's public transport is a perfect example of the failure of modern infrastructure.  
The challenges of overpopulation

The challenges of a stressed Earth go beyond the rhetoric of both capitalism and socialism.  
Muppet population plan will be meaningless

Without a fundamental change to economic thinking, we will continue down the dystopian road ...  
TOP IA STORY OF 2018: The overpopulation of Australia

The prize for most popular IA article for 2018 goes to Michael Bayliss for this March article on ...  
The neoliberalist downfall of energy and the NBN

Dr Evan Jones continues his examination of the effects of neoliberal economic policies, focusing ...  
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