Smart street furniture in Australia: a public service or surveillance and advertising tool?
The data collection and surveillance capabilities of smart street furniture raise a number of concerns.
All work and no play in the future of virtual reality
Does treating VR only as a gaming technology underestimate its potential impact on society?
The importance of relationships on The Future, This Week
This week: a special episode with Marc Stears on the importance of relationships.
Facebook and the media code on The Future, This Week
This week: we’re back with a breaking news special as Facebook goes nuclear, banning all news from its Australian platform.
Taxes and taxation on Corona Business Insights
Working from home and big tech gains spark debate about taxes and taxation as we look to tackle the economic effects of the pandemic.
If a politician says they want affordable homes, they are lying
What chance does a political party promising to radically reduce home prices to improve affordability have of getting elected?
Migration on Corona Business Insights
Labour migration: how COVID-19 has increased vulnerably, changed patterns of migration and the road to economic recovery.
Principles for a policy response to COVID-19
How can we engender clear-minded public debate on policy in response to COVID-19?
Protection of temporary migrants is now a ‘public health issue’
Ideology is a luxury we can enjoy in good times, but the realities of the COVID-19 health and economic crises demand pragmatic solutions.
The truth, free speech and platform design on The Future, This Week
This week: the truth, free speech and the design of online platforms
Don’t give up on politics. It’s where the fight for the fair go must be won.
Governments' lack of response to rising inequality is not a problem of knowledge or public support.