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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.

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A mapmaking app created by UNSW scientists harnesses the power of Google and NASA to empower ecologists to create a view on ecosystems without any specialist equipment.

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From European beginnings, Spotify looks set to take the crown of the number one music streaming service in the US, writes Paul X. McCarthy.

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South Korean Go champion Lee Se-dol finally beat the AlphaGo Software after three straight losses last week, but AlphaGo's success remains a landmark moment, writes Toby Walsh.

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UNSW is the student start-up capital of Australia, with more than 200 start-ups currenty part of NewSouth Innovations' entrepreneurship scheme. A new video series, Young Entrepreneurs, showcases students and recent graduates pitching their big ideas.

The move to buy Motorola Mobility gives Google a major boost in its patent battles with Apple and Microsoft, writes Dr Srikumar Venugopal.

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A brilliant search engine tool developed at UNSW by former PhD student Ori Allon is now helping millions of people with their Google searches every day.

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Internet pioneer, Vinton G. Cerf, outlined his predictions for the future of online communication in a recent talk at UNSW.