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Today in Manufacturing Podcast
Today in Manufacturing has a new podcast brought to you by the editors of Industrial Media. In each episode, we discuss the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward.
Jun 13th, 2022
NASA to Launch 3 Rockets from Private Australian Space Port
The launch site was chosen because it is close to the equator.
Jun 8th, 2022
Australian Telecom Fined for Exploiting Remote Customers
The fine is the second-largest ever imposed under Australian consumer law.
May 13th, 2021
Australia to Spend $417M on Hydrogen, Carbon Capture
The government said the projects would create more than 2,500 jobs while reducing the country's greenhouse gas emissions.
Apr 21st, 2021
Police Official Suggests App to Prove Consent
He suggested technology could help improve conviction rates in sex crime cases.
Mar 18th, 2021
Australia Passes Law to Make Google, Facebook Pay for News
Proponents said it will take time for the digital giants to strike media deals.
Feb 25th, 2021
Facebook Strikes Deal, Lifts News Ban
Facebook’s cooperation is a major victory in Australia's efforts to make tech platforms pay for journalism.
Feb 23rd, 2021
In Surprise Move, Facebook Blocks News in Pay Spat
The move escalated a fight over whether powerful tech companies should have to pay news organizations for content.
Feb 18th, 2021
China Planning New $30B Industrial City, Reports Suggest
Australian officials dismissed the reports of an island hub in Papua New Guinea as "speculative."
Feb 8th, 2021
Australia to Amend Law Making Facebook, Google Pay for News
The revised legislation will allay some of the digital giants’ concerns, but remain fundamentally unchanged.
Sep 18th, 2020
Chinese Mine Workers Given Coronavirus Vaccine
The workers were blocked from entering Papua New Guinea after possible participation in an unauthorized trial.
Aug 21st, 2020
Google Says Australia Could Lose Free Searches
The Australian government plans to make digital giants pay for news content.
Aug 17th, 2020