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SBS gets funding boost, will broadcast indigenous channel nationally

Amongst the minutiae of dental schemes and tax adjustments in the 2012-13 Budget lies a gem for anyone who's a fan of the country's multicultural broadcaster SBS: a funding boost, and a takeover of the existing indigenous broadcaster NITV.

By 9 May 2012

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​The tyranny of distance: Building better broadband for the bush

As the rollout of the NBN continues across the country, Australia's digital future is being threatened by a growing divide. Cities surge ahead but the country's remote indigenous communities risk becoming the "forgotten part of Australia".

By 24 June 2014

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North Korea says its Android smartphone is home grown

North Korea claims the AS1201 Arirang is made from "indigenous" parts but may actually be manufactured in China.

By 14 August 2013

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Facebook's racist blunder

Facebook exploded yesterday, with users angrily reporting a page called "Aboriginal Memes" that makes racist "jokes" about Australia's indigenous people.

By 8 August 2012

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Wii consoles as art

Four of Australia's most highly regarded indigenous artists have created unique works of art on Wii consoles. They will be auctioned on eBay with the proceeds to benefit an indigenous education program.

By 18 February 2011

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China investing heavily in green auto tech

From China's leading auto group to rising stars, indigenous players will show off a host of new green vehicles at the Beijing auto show this week.

By 22 April 2010

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NBN Co expands satellite services for remote Australia

With broadband supply outstripped by demand and satellite services already at their limit, NBN Co is expanding its satellite offering for remote communities.

By 22 July 2014

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Industry leaders call for better Broadband for the Bush

As the rollout of the NBN marches on, as many as 3.7 million people in rural and remote Australia are being left behind in the country's digital revolution, but one group of experts says that's not good enough.

By 16 May 2014

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If 'Game of Thrones' took place in feudal Japan

An artist by the name of Seiji has taken iconic moments from "Game of Thrones" and reimagined them as ukiyo-e prints.

By 6 February 2014