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The National Disability Insurance Agency has joined two Australian universities as founding members of a new privately funded research institute that aims to explore revolutionary models of public service delivery underpinned by big data and digital transformation. See more here.
A new online mapping tool which shows, for the first time, a single nationwide measure of the likelihood of digital exclusion across the UK was launched today with the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).
Nearly two-thirds of American adults (65%) use social networking sites, up from 7% when Pew Research Center began systematically tracking social media usage in 2005. Pew Research reports have documented in great detail how the rise of social media has affected such things as work, politics and political deliberation, communications patterns around the globe, as well as the way people get and share information about health, civic life, news consumption, communities, teenage life, parenting, dating and even people’s level of stress.
A research project that aims to capture the extent of digital inclusion in Australia has launched in Melbourne.
A new report released by the OECD examines how students’ access to and use of information and communication technology (ICT) devices has evolved in recent years, and explores how education systems and schools are integrating ICT into students’ learning experiences.
David Havyatt discusses digital inclusion and the Australian Digital Inclusion Index.
The Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (ACCAN) has released The Digital Age Project: an investigation into strategies to enable older residents in social housing to use the internet.