Digital technologies like artificial intelligence and wireless networks will be crucially important for Australia’s economy. A new report urges the government to invest strongly in our digital future.
Older people are often labelled technophobic, but since lockdown the digital divide is closing as more and more use technology to connect with others.
Anyone who wants to market to ‘Zoomers’ needs to do their research first.
A privacy expert says citizens will need to exercise their right to public protest if they want to preserve their privacy.
Innovative border control technologies may be great for governments cracking down on migration — but they could further disadvantage groups that are already vulnerable.
Teachers still hold the key to children’s learning and no keyboard or screen can replace their role.
Beyond the obvious risk of financial loss, cyberattacks can weaken our trust in digital infrastructure – and by extension, our trust in public institutions, too.
China has embraced the concept of Digital Earth – the use of data from satellites to create a visual map of what’s happening at every point on the planet – and is now a key player in making it happen.
Parents shouldn’t fear putting tech under the tree. In fact, it could bring families closer together.
As new ways of working have spread throughout the workplace, a culture of lifelong learning is competing with the traditional practice of on-the-job training.
Innovation in digital technology is accelerating – it has massive untapped potential for tackling the climate crisis.
Digital technologies have created new opportunities for businesses in sub-Saharan Africa, but they must be aimed at meeting the sub-continent’s needs.
Over the past two decades digitisation has steadily transformed African farming.
Tailored VR technology is helping creating digital musical instruments that musicians with disabilities can play.
British three- and four-year-olds spend around four hours a day on screen time.
An English and economics professor explain why America’s college textbook industry might undergo radical change that makes books more affordable, similar to what happened in medieval times.
Literary fiction is robust enough to withstand the challenges the 21st century throws at it.
Australia now has a national approach to STEM teaching and initiatives, but to make it successful, we need to support teachers and schools to implement it.
New research shows that computers, streaming video and other digital technologies are helping Americans spend more time at home and less out shopping and commuting, yielding measurable energy savings.
Almost 50 independents want to run for president of Mexico in 2018. But only a handful will likely make the ballot, in part due to the glitchy election app voters must use to show their support.