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MIL-OSI Australia: Boost for regional satellite television service

By   /  January 3, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Department of Communications, Communications, CTF, DJF, English, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Boost for regional satellite television service

Source: Australian Department of Communications VAST provides free-to-air television services to around 500,000 Australian viewers in regional Australia and some metropolitan areas. The service has been operating since 2010 as part of the national switchover to digital television. The additional $10 million will add to more than $127 million in funding committed to the service […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Businesses pay $16,800 in penalties for telemarketing

By   /  December 20, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Department of Communications, Business, Commerce, Communications, CTF, DJF, English, Justice, KB, law, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Businesses pay $16,800 in penalties for telemarketing

Source: Australian Department of Communications Primus Telecommunications Pty Ltd and iSelect Limited have each paid infringement notices of $8,400 and Dodo Services Pty Ltd has been formally warned, for telemarketing to consumers after they had withdrawn their consent. This follows ACMA investigations of complaints it received which found that each of the businesses had made […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Investing in regional journalism

By   /  December 19, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Department of Communications, Communications, CTF, DJF, English, Environment, Internet Communications Technology, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New South Wales, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, South Australia, Tertiary  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Investing in regional journalism

Source: Australian Department of Communications The internet has dramatically changed the way traditional media operates over the past decade and this has put intense pressure on the industry as a whole. The Regional and Small Publishers Jobs and Innovation Package (the Package) is designed to help smaller publishers adapt to the rapidly changing media environment […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: 2018 in review

By   /  December 17, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Department of Communications, Business, Commerce, Communications, CTF, DJF, Education, English, Environment, Exploration, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: 2018 in review

Source: Australian Department of Communications This year we helped improve online safety for all Australians, embarked on a review of consumer safeguards, supported the 2018 Regional Telecommunications Review and continued to deliver better connectivity and access across Australia. Landmark legislation to protect Australians online We developed new laws to address image-based abuse and worked with […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Protecting our children online

By   /  December 16, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Department of Communications, Communications, CTF, DJF, Education, English, Internet Communications Technology, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Technology  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Protecting our children online

Source: Australian Department of Communications The Keeping our Children Safe Online package will strengthen protections for Australian children navigating the online world. The package establishes an educational and support program for parents and children, raises awareness of available resources and support, sets out expectations of industry, and will see a new research program developed to […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Changes to Australian copyright law

By   /  December 14, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Department of Communications, Communications, CTF, DJF, Education, English, Justice, KB, law, Legal, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Changes to Australian copyright law

Source: Australian Department of Communications 2018 marks 50 years since the passage of the Copyright Act 1968. Copyright plays a very important role in our markets and communities, and we’ve been working hard to update Australia’s copyright law for the future.  Strengthening powers to fight piracy Online piracy has a serious impact on our creative […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: ABC top pick in Apple podcast lists

By   /  December 6, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Department of Communications, Communications, Crime, CTF, Culture, DJF, English, KB, Melbourne, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Russia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: ABC top pick in Apple podcast lists

Source: Australian Department of Communications Finishing a terrific year for ABC podcasting, the national broadcaster’s shows have featured strongly in Apple’s end-of-year lists of the best and most popular 2018 releases. For the fourth year in a row ABC’s Conversations took the gong for being Apple’s most downloaded show in Australia. The growing popularity of the […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Getting it right out there

By   /  December 5, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Department of Communications, Communications, CTF, DJF, English, KB, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Getting it right out there

Source: Australian Department of Communications The Committee’s report for the 2018 Regional Telecommunications Review is now available after being tabled in Parliament by the Minister for Regional Services, Senator the Hon Bridget McKenzie. The report 2018 Regional Telecommunications Review: Getting it right out there is a result of extensive community consultation led by the Committee, […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: New Universal Service Guarantee announced

By   /  December 5, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Department of Communications, Communications, CTF, DJF, English, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: New Universal Service Guarantee announced

Source: Australian Department of Communications The Government has announced the details of its new Universal Service Guarantee (USG), after reviewing the feasibility and cost implications of different approaches to its delivery over the past 12 months. The USG will update the long standing Universal Service Obligation (USO). The new guarantee will give Australians guaranteed access […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Have your say on telecommunications services

By   /  November 26, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Department of Communications, Business, Commerce, Communications, CTF, DJF, English, Exploration, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Have your say on telecommunications services

Source: Australian Department of Communications Australians depend on reliable access to telecommunications services to stay connected with family and friends and to do business. We expect getting connected to a service to be easy and that the service is reliable. When this is not the case, we expect simple and easy-to-navigate safeguards to help fix […]

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