Optus made a public announcement about its breach but was not legally required to do so. This needs to change.
This week: all things facial recognition and the implications of using public data.
We look at lessons learned from the use of digital contact tracing apps, launched with great promise early in the pandemic, but now largely regarded as ineffective by many countries.
The data collection and surveillance capabilities of smart street furniture raise a number of concerns.
This week: we dive into the complex shadow world of trading location data from innocuous apps.
Facebook's Oculus Quest 2 headset is the latest step in the construction of a 'mirrorworld' built on high-tech surveillance and targeted advertising.
In the past decade, the Australian government has commissioned data analytics projects worth more than A$200 million. We have little information about what they involved.
This week: contact tracing with Apple and Google, and the big picture of surveillance during the pandemic.
This week: part one of a special with Simon Kemp on the state of digital.
Is FaceApp amassing a database of user-submitted images for political purposes, under the guise of a light-hearted game?
The Australian Competition Consumer Commission (ACCC) released its report into digital platforms and their effect on traditional media, and it's good news for Google and Facebook.