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Opinion

Australians left to monitor their own NBN broadband speeds

How do consumers know if they will be getting the high-speed NBN connection they were promised? Professor Thas Nirmalathas discusses.

Is technology addiction the same as drug addiction?
Opinion

Is technology addiction the same as drug addiction?

Dr Greg Wadley from the School of Computing and Information Systems discusses how technology can change a user’s mental and emotional state.

New command centres control emergency scene data
Features

New command centres control emergency scene data

Sharing data from the multitude of sensors deployed at accident or disaster sites is the aim of a new research collaboration designed to improve the flow of critical information and response of those coordinating emergency services.

Associate Professor Peter Dower wins Best SICON Paper Prize
Research

Associate Professor Peter Dower wins Best SICON Paper Prize

Associate Professor Peter Dower from the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering will receive the 2017 SIAG/CST Best SICON Paper Prize.

Indigenous high school students get hands on with biomedical engineering
News

Indigenous high school students get hands on with biomedical engineering

The University of Melbourne’s biomedical engineering precinct will showcase some of its world-leading research to this year’s Victorian Indigenous Engineering Winter School (VIEWS) cohort.

Satisfaction score to improve quality of internet search results
Features

Satisfaction score to improve quality of internet search results

With a billion internet queries a day processed by search engines, such as Google and Bing, the amount of data captured about how people search the internet is almost unimaginable.