The Federal Government's encryption law spreads its net far and wide in society, but exempts one class of person — politicians — from its tentacles, according to an analysis of the law by lawyer and consultant Matthew Shearing.
The same fate that befell big data analytics company Splunk last month — having to pull out of doing business in Russia — is likely to be shared by many Australian technology companies in the same or other countries once the Federal Government's encryption law begins to make its presence felt.
The Australian Greens have taken aim at the government's encryption law again, calling for its repeal and claiming that it will have "significant, unintended consequences" as Australian-based encrypted messaging services are dumped in favour of other means of communication.
and they should pay their share of tax as well
Mission Accomplished Sam, the NBN is going FIBRE. Yaaaaaaaaaaay! And about 10 years late but better late that NEVAAAAAAAAAR.
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The part i dont understand is how i get to infinity.I am very sure its impossible.