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ICT industry all nostalgic for NetAlert

ICT industry all nostalgic for NetAlert

Support for Howard Government’s axed filtering program.
Jul 8 2010 4:03PM
Coonan says 'better to have filtering than not' after teen hack

Coonan says 'better to have filtering than not' after teen hack

Senator Helen Coonan hits back at reports that the Government's recently launched NetAlert home internet security program can be easily hacked.
Aug 28 2007 1:00PM
Telstra take Senator Helen Coonan to court

Telstra take Senator Helen Coonan to court

It’s the battle of the titans, as Telstra commenced proceedings in the Federal Court against the Minister for Communications, Information Technology and the Arts, Helen Coonan, in relation to the Broadband Connect Program.
Aug 3 2007 3:21PM
Coonan denies cancelling filtering

Coonan denies cancelling filtering

The Minister for Communications, Information Technology and the Arts, Senator Helen Coonan said Family First Senator Steve Fielding’s allegation that the Australian Government has cancelled its ISP-level filtering trial is completely wrong.
Jul 26 2007 1:26PM
Coonan tells mobile providers "pull socks up"

Coonan tells mobile providers "pull socks up"

Senator Helen Coonan has criticised some premium mobile phone providers.
Jul 17 2007 2:59PM
Coonan guarantees broadband

Coonan guarantees broadband

The Federal governement has released its guidelines for the new Australian Broadband Guarantee program, as part of its Broadband Connect package.
Jun 25 2007 10:29AM
Coonan says FTTN won’t reach 98 per cent of Australians

Coonan says FTTN won’t reach 98 per cent of Australians

AUSTRALIA - The Minister for Communications, Information Technology and the Arts, Senator Helen Coonan, has announced that Labor's plan to deliver fibre-to-the-node broadband to 98 per cent of Australians could fall short of that figure by a whopping 23 per cent.
Jun 20 2007 11:49AM
Coonan: mobiles a “pipeline for perversion”

Coonan: mobiles a “pipeline for perversion”

ICT Minister Helen Coonan has stepped up her campaign for the regulation of mobile content with the flagging of impending new legislation.
Aug 23 2006 2:33PM
ISPs keeping compliant

ISPs keeping compliant

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has reported that local ISPs are doing their part for online consumer safety.
May 11 2006 1:33PM
Fed Gov heeds call for No Call register

Fed Gov heeds call for No Call register

The Federal Government is to set up a national Do Not Call register by the end of 2007 and at a cost of $33 million.
Apr 4 2006 10:38AM
Coonan: opportunities abound for niche ISVs

Coonan: opportunities abound for niche ISVs

Australia’s niche software developers are globally competitive yet domestically undervalued, according to a new government report.
Apr 3 2006 3:39PM
Fed Gov to fund Indigenous telcomms

Fed Gov to fund Indigenous telcomms

The Federal Government is seeking input from the telco industry and Indigenous communities on a new proposal to improve indigenous communications.
Mar 27 2006 2:46PM
ICT to drive growth to 2026: Coonan

ICT to drive growth to 2026: Coonan

Federal ICT minister Helen Coonan has flagged ICT as the predominant productivity driver over the next 20 years.
Mar 22 2006 12:45PM
Fed Gov to boost digital content industry

Fed Gov to boost digital content industry

The Federal government has launched a new report aimed at boosting Australia’s digital content industry.
Mar 13 2006 12:50PM
ACS advocates growth in teleworking

ACS advocates growth in teleworking

The Australian Computer Society (ACS) has spoken out in favour of a recent advisory addressing work/life balance and the local skills shortage.
Mar 2 2006 12:06PM
Government forces Telstra's hand on fixed line pricing

Government forces Telstra's hand on fixed line pricing

The Federal Government is trumpeting a win for rural Australia through a recent amendment to Telstra’s price controls.
Mar 1 2006 1:00PM
Federal work group to oversee CDMA-3G transition

Federal work group to oversee CDMA-3G transition

The Federal Government has formed a working group to help transition Telstra from CDMA to 3G.
Feb 13 2006 3:20PM
Federal Government reviews Spam Act

Federal Government reviews Spam Act

The Federal Government has announcemed a review of the act designed to contain the growing menace of spam.
Dec 14 2005 9:51AM
Coonan investigates Big Brother concerns

Coonan investigates Big Brother concerns

Senator Helen Coonan plans to ask the ABA to clarify public concerns about footage from the reality television program Big Brother.
Jun 22 2005 3:35PM
Report assesses telco initiatives

Report assesses telco initiatives

A report has given the thumbs-up to initiatives aimed at assisting low-income telecommunications consumers around Australia.
May 20 2005 12:30PM

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