Turning off the television

Is there anything the National Broadband Network can learn from the thirteen-year transition to digital TV? Yes, says Jock Given

22 Oct 13 | Comments (2)

The adaptable country

What can Australians do? They used to make radios, TV sets and Volkswagens, writes Jock Given. After 2016, they won’t even be making Falcons

06 Sep 13 | Comments (0)

Old medium, new century

By the end of the year, Australia’s cinema industry will no longer be a film industry. Jock Given looks at what this means for storytelling on the big screen

30 Apr 13 | Comments (2)

Fletch, Muscles and the Rocket

Three players, three hard slogs. Jock Given on the golden age of Australian tennis

26 Feb 13 | Comments (0)

The year in truth

Jock Given looks back on 2012, the year the reality gap seemed to widen

06 Dec 12 | Comments (0)

Trade block

With global trade negotiations stalled, Australia is attempting to navigate between the competing demands of two giants, writes Jock Given

18 Oct 12 | Comments (1)

Measuring the internet

Digital media users may be easy to track but they can be very hard to follow, writes Jock Given

16 Aug 12 | Comments (0)

No such thing as a sold-out show

Jock Given gets slightly hot under the collar about the company that dominates ticket sales

14 Jun 12 | Comments (1)