Millions of dollars down the drain for an app that barely works — COVIDSafe is a dud and the government needs to fix it or flick it.
US states, cities, police forces and tech companies are turning their backs on facial recognition technology. Why is Australia continuing to embrace it?
A report highlights a drastic escalation in China’s DNA surveillance system. But will foreign governments do anything about it?
Police have a racism problem, and social media is helping expose that.
The judgment that media companies are liable for random posts on their Facebook pages 'may have resulted from a misunderstanding of the evidence'.
This isn't the first time Facebook has faced pressure for enabling violent rhetoric. But this time staff are speaking out.
Big media companies like News Corp are fighting tech giants for greater access to your user data, and they may be getting a little help from the ACCC.
The opaque ad tech system – dominated by Google and Facebook – absorbs half the money spent on online advertising.
The haste with which the government has rushed out its surveillance app means flaws are now emerging that could be exploited by stalkers and domestic abusers.
Glib tech solutions to complex problems rarely work as well as their spruikers claim, and bring other problems in their wake. So it is proving with the government's contract tracing app.