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Tech

Tech

Tech Giants Atlassian, Canva Fight 'Disappointing' Encryption Bill

3 min read

Australia's startup industry is fighting what it says are troubling aspects of the federal government's encryption bill.

National

National

Asylum Seeker Behrouz Boochani Wins Literature Prize For Book He Wrote On Manus Island

1 min read

An Iranian asylum seeker in detention on Manus Island has won the Victorian Prize for Literature.

Tech

Tech

WhatsApp Is Making Changes To Fight Fake News

1 min read

Facing increasing concern about the misuse of its platform, messaging program WhatsApp is taking a stand.

Life

Life

WhatsApp's New Feature Is A Group Chat Nightmare Waiting To Happen

1 min read

The update allows users to secretly reply to an individual message within a group chat -- and we can already hear feet being put in mouths across the globe.

Politics

Politics

Encrypted Messaging Bill To Pass After Labor Strikes Deal With Government

2 min read

New national security laws dealing with encrypted communications are likely to pass parliament by the end of the week.

Tech

Tech

'Massive Power Grab': Privacy Experts Lash Gov't Encryption Proposals

4 min read

"The legislation is very specifically saying it's not a back door, while simultaneously ensuring they install multiple side doors and windows."