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Australia Post CEO Christine Holgate, Prime Minister Scott Morrison, NBN Co CEO Stephen Rue (Images: AAP)

What recession? Australian taxpayers still forking out for hefty salaries

As Australians suffer through a recession, taxpayers are funding some big pay packets.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. (Image: AP)

The tech slog is on: slowly but surely, the walls are closing in on big tech

Each small step towards regulation makes possible a future that seemed unimaginable just a year ago.

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Here’s the medium Google actually killed — and it’s not the one all the fuss is about

Not happy, Jan? How the shift to online has changed the economics of advertising.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

The Facebook strike: what happens next?

Big tech and old media have hunkered down for a fight. Will we see fireworks, or will the whole thing just blow over?

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. (Image: AP)

‘Can’t pay? Won’t pay!’ says Facebook, as big tech calls Canberra’s news bluff

Facebook is playing hardball with Australia after the ACCC proposed making tech giants pay news organisations.

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Winging it: why is the competition watchdog allowing airline collusion?

The ACCC has decided to allow Rex and Qantas to work together to 'coordinate' their flight schedules and enter into agreements to 'share revenue'. But can the airlines be trusted to behave in the spirit of the proposed authorisation?

Rupert Murdoch

Old bull, new bull: a brief recap of News Corp’s latest problems

Remember when News Corp was a young bull knocking over anyone who stood in its way? How the mighty have fallen.

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg (Image: AAP/Lukas Coch)

Government moves on big tech but money looks a fair way off (and no love for the ABC or SBS)

The government has unveiled its new code of conduct that will force tech companies to pay news organisations for their content. But there'll be no money for the public broadcasters.

Amazon founder and the world's richest man Jeff Bezos (Image: AP/Cliff Owen)

This is our chance to curb the power of big tech. Will it work?

Google, Amazon, Facebook and Apple are staring down the barrel of new regulation both here and in the US. But don't expect them to go down without a fight.

Rupert Murdoch

Why the ACCC needs to step in and stop News Corp’s regional closures

The ACCC threatened to intervene during the abandonment of the AAP, so why the silence on the Murdochs' shuttering of hundreds of regional papers?

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