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How to choose the best NBN plan for your needs
Opinion

How to choose the best NBN plan for your needs

As the National Broadband Network (NBN) roll out continues, those privileged to have access to the network will be hunting for bargains when it comes to choosing a broadband plan.

RISER provides new data streams to assist bushfire decision-making
Features

RISER provides new data streams to assist bushfire decision-making

New weather monitoring networks, drones and cloud-sourced information are all being tested as part of a research collaboration targeting better planning and responses to bushfire emergencies in Victoria.

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Features

Online community designed to support mental health for young people

Computing specialists and mental health professionals are collaborating to create a confidential online community that they hope can provide much-needed support for young people recovering from mental illness.

Regional Australia is crying out for equitable access to broadband
Opinion

Regional Australia is crying out for equitable access to broadband

Internet and broadband connectivity are the foundation of the networked economy. But to ensure the benefits of the networked economy are evenly distributed, the Australian government needs to ensure access to the internet to encourage and support innovation.

Celebrating our 800th PhD completion for 2016
News

Celebrating our 800th PhD completion for 2016

Congratulations to Maria Alejandra Rodriguez Sossa from the Melbourne School of Engineering’s Department of Computing and Information Systems, who recently became the 800th graduate research candidate for the year to complete her PhD.

Intelligent controller to optimise robotic-aided stroke rehabilitation
Features

Intelligent controller to optimise robotic-aided stroke rehabilitation

The next generation of a robotic aid to help patients regain movement after a stroke is nearing completion as a result of an internationally collaborative initiative involving researchers at the University of Melbourne.