Opinion

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StarCraft II is the latest complex game to be conquered by artificial intelligence. But if robots now reign supreme at virtual war, where does that leave us when it comes to real conflict?

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The 'voice to government' is to be legislated and separate from the question of symbolic constitutional recognition. This type of reform was resoundingly rejected by the Uluru statement.

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Regulators are beginning to tackle big tech companies' hidden use of consumer data.

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The stage is set for central banks seeking to pull the rug from under Libra by issuing their own digital currencies.

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Other measures might raise as much as her proposed wealth tax, but Democratic front-runner Elizabeth Warren likes big gestures.

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Retirees who don't own their homes do awfully out of the pension. Here's a way to rebalance it.

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After paying rent, more than half of low-income tenants don't have enough left over for other essentials. And the latest evidence shows nearly half of them are stuck in this situation for years.

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The inquiry will find we force workers to sacrifice income, pay tens of billions in super tax concessions, and still pay out one in every ten dollars of government earnings on pensions.

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We have not been able to develop an intelligence workforce that can keep up with the speed of advancing technologies and their threat to our national security.

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The ACCC has inquired into mortgage rates before. This time it will want detail.

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