Media Releases

Media Releases

15.8.2019 Electronic voting - I would vote for that


When the fictional character Tom Dobbs (played by Robin Williams) was elected as President of the United States in the 2006 movie, Man of the Year, it played on the fears of people across the world when the subject of electronic voting is raised. In the movie, the Delacroy voting company won the contract to provide voting machines for the Presidential election but a software glitch delivered the winner based on spelling rather than votes. Across the world, only fourteen countries have da ..

06.8.2019 Australian Laws – How do we know the ones to ignore?


We have a funny legal system in Australia. Most of us have broken some laws but we don’t look over our shoulder every minute of the day worrying about the long arm of the law. Some of us are even breaking laws on a daily basis. If you live in Victoria and you have ever changed a light bulb, unless you are a licensed electrician, you have just broken the law. Staying in Victoria, if you fly a kite or play a game in a public place ‘to the annoyance of another person’ than ..