Opinion | 29 Jul 2020
The ACCC is suing Google for misleading millions. But calling it out is easier than fixing it
Thought leadership | 28 Jul 2020
Trust Exercise: a new podcast explores ‘trust’ from different perspectives
UNSW’s Grand Challenge on Trust reaches a broader audience in fortnightly conversations with national and international thought leaders.
Opinion | 25 Jun 2020
Every step you take: why Google's plan to buy Fitbit has the ACCC's pulse racing
The watchdog has voiced concerns over the proposed US$2.1 billion merger, from which both users and Australian health services could lose out.
Opinion | 13 May 2020
Some improvements required to the COVIDSafe Bill before Parliament
While the government's COVIDSafe Bill has made significant improvements in the last two weeks, substantial concerns remain, according to UNSW experts.
Opinion | Thought leadership | 07 May 2020
The COVIDSafe Bill: privacy protections improved, but more needed
UNSW experts discuss the improvements and remaining deficiencies of the Bill and why the “Google knows everything about you anyway” argument is insufficient.
Opinion | 01 May 2020
Australia's COVIDSafe App needs more legal protections and transparency to gain trust
The contract tracing scheme will need to be amended to win the trust of those currently undecided, say UNSW experts.
Opinion | Thought leadership | 27 Apr 2020
No more negotiating: new rules could finally force Google and Facebook to pay for news
As news media revenues tumble still further amid the COVID-19 recession, the government has pledged mandatory rules to force tech giants to pay for using news content.
Opinion | 21 Apr 2020
Privacy and health: COVID-19 tracking apps
The government is working on an app to track our contacts but, first, it will need to pick up its privacy act.