The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission says the sheer dominance of Google and Facebook has distorted other businesses' ability to compete on their own merits.
Industry leaders and global human rights activists will discuss technology, diversity, modern slavery and Indigenous rights at the Innovate Rights 2019 event.
Algorithmic guardians could be programmed to manage our digital interactions with social platforms and apps according to our personal preferences.
Some Australian Facebook users are more worried about over-sharing by friends than the privacy and security of their personal information.
The ACCC would like closer scrutiny of digital platforms such as Facebook and Google – in particular with regards to user privacy, market power and operational algorithms.
Picking the right social media profile image is critical. So if you want to put your best face forward, get a stranger to make the choice for you.
Social networking sites such as Facebook and MySpace are being co-opted by UNSW researchers to improve the nation's health.