ACMA recently published a new research report, titled Digital Australians. Digital Australians examines the impact of the increasing use of digital media on Australians’ attitudes and expectations about media content issues and their regulation.
The research findings suggest that Australians’ media use is changing; however, the use of traditional media like TV and radio remains the most common activity.
Participants acknowledged that protecting children from accessing inappropriate or unsuitable content online is particularly important. While many saw this as the primary responsibility of parents, it is an area where participants thought there was also a responsibility for both content service providers and government. To see this section, click here
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