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A history of modern Australia shown in a single animated map.

Issue 27/2019

Here come the lawyers

No, I don't mean Israel Folau's multi-million dollar lawsuit that could bankrupt Rugby Australia, but Google's fight against the Huawei ban: "Google apparently has warned the Trump administration that […] Read on →

Delivered on 11 June, 2019


How Facebook, Apple, Microsoft, Google, and Amazon are investing in AI

Issue 26/2019

Micropayments are back (in the news)

Have micropayments as a viable source of revenue on the internet finally arrived? Some people seem to think so: "The era of almost-everything-free-on-the-Internet may be evolving into the age of the m […] Read on →

Delivered on 04 June, 2019


GDPR in numbers

Issue 25/2019

Glass houses

When it concerns foreign threats, the "five eyes" of Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and United States are paranoid about their respective national security. Fair enough, too; the […] Read on →

Delivered on 28 May, 2019


Polls fail at predicting another election

Issue 24/2019

Huawei go again

If you're a Chinese technology company or an American consumer, last week was not a good week for you. A refresher: The United States added Huawei and 70 affiliates to its "Entity List", effectively l […] Read on →

Delivered on 21 May, 2019


The Rate of Return on Everything,1870–2015

Issue 23/2019

Slacking off

Slack is "where work happens", at least if you buy its marketing slogan. It's an important slogan, as once you actually give it a try you realise it's not much more than a chat platform trying to re […] Read on →

Delivered on 14 May, 2019