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Building our own warships is Australia’s path to the next industrial revolution

Naval defence procurement is very big business. Nine Hunter-class frigates will cost Australian taxpayers A$35 billion; the 12 submarines to replace the existing Collins-class subs at least A$50 billion. Although both the frigates and submarines will be built by foreign companies – the frigates by Britain’s BAE, the subs by […]
Building our own warships is Australia’s path to the next industrial revolution
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Will the Internet of Things be bigger than the Industrial Revolution?

The Internet of Things (IoT) has been labeled as “the next Industrial Revolution” because of the way it will change the way people live, work, entertain, and travel, as well as how governments and businesses interact with the world. In fact, the revolution is already starting. That brand new car […]
Will the Internet of Things be bigger than the Industrial Revolution?
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Australia is at risk of being left behind by the next industrial revolution

When the industrial revolution hit in the 1800s, countries with large disparities in wealth, low property ownership, deficient democracies and disparate education systems were left behind. There’s a new industrial revolution just around the corner, driven by artificial intelligence and robotics. Deterioration within the key institutions of suffrage, education, and […]
Australia is at risk of being left behind by the next industrial revolution