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  • iGEA cautiously backs R18 games classification guidelines

    While the Interactive Games and Entertainment Association (iGEA) has welcomed the proposed Guidelines for the Classification of Computer Games, it is concerned about references in the document to the high impact of games on players.

    Written by Hamish Barwick07 Nov. 11 09:42
  • Police to track arsonists using database

    The Federal Government has released a national police database that monitors known and suspected arsonists, just in time for bushfire season.

    Written by Diana Nguyen31 Oct. 11 12:20
  • Govt ups pressure on states to support R18+ games classification

    The Federal Government has stepped up the pressure on the state attorneys-general to agree to the introduction of R18+ games with the public release of new draft guidelines for the classification of computer games.

    Written by Tim Lohman26 May 11 08:33
  • Greed, altruism drive consumer fraud: O’Connor

    Scammers who use the lure of personal gain while helping others has directly led to the rise of Internet fraud according to Minister for Home Affairs and Justice, Brendan O’Connor.

    Written by Hamish Barwick08 March 11 17:04