Digital developments from Canberra 51

Website age verification dropped, business registers modernisation program dumped after spending billions, Centrelink bad, furore at the OAIC, fixes for the gig economy, and more.

Here’s what I’ve noticed since the previous edition on 25 August.

Please let me know if I’ve missed anything, or if there’s any specific items you’d like me to follow.

Parliament returns this coming Monday 4 September, so there should be plenty next week. Indeed we already have the draft legislative programs for the Senate and the House of Representatives.

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