Media Articles

CAIDE researchers have published a number of short pieces for general audiences:


'Are robots the answer for aged care during pandemics?' Simon Coghlan and Gabby Bush, Pursuit,  28 July 2021.

'TikTok captures your face' Niels Wouters and Jeannie Paterson,  Pursuit, 26 July 2021.

'What do pilots think of having more AI in the cockpit?' Fabio Mattioli, Johanne Trippas, Sarah Gosper, Fraser Allison, Sara Khorasani, Harriette Richards, Cynthia Sear and Gabby Bush,  Pursuit, 25 June 2021.

'Privacy erosion by design: why the Federal Court should throw the book at Google over location data tracking,' Jeannie Paterson and Elise Bant, The Conversation, 19 April, 2021.

'Australia vs Facebook: Regulating the Market of Attention' Mariam Nadeem, Gabby Bush, Dr Dana McKay and Jeannie Paterson, Pursuit,  18 February 2021.

'Trump, Nipples and the Hypocrisy of Social Media Giants' Gabby Bush, Mariam Nadeem, Marc Cheong, Kobi Leins and Simon Coghlan published in Pursuit, 28 January  2021.


‘You wouldn’t hit a dog, so why kill one in Minecraft? Why Violence against virtual animals is an ethical issue’ Simon Coghlan and Lucy Sparrow, The Conversation and Pursuit, 25 September 2020.

‘Data isn’t neutral and neither are decision algorithms’ Gabby Bush, Henrietta Lyons and Tim Miller, Pursuit, 15 September 2020. Also published by the IoTHub, 27 November 2020.

‘A little bird didn’t tell me’ Marc Cheong, Kobi Leins, Pursuit, 17 July 2020.

‘The Twitter hack targeted the rich and famous. But we all lose if trusted accounts can be hijacked’ Kobi Leins, The Conversation, 16 July 2020.

When tools for a health emergency become tools of oppression’ Gabby Bush and Kobi Leins, Pursuit, 8 June 2020.

The Privacy Paradox: Why We Let Ourselves Be Monitored’,  Gabby Bush, Adam Lodders, Tim Miller and Jeannie Paterson, Pursuit, 12 May 2020.

‘Are our new virtual workplaces equitable?’ Gabby Bush, Jeannie Paterson, Tim Miller and Adam Lodders, Pursuit, 26 April 2020.

‘Do we really need a tracking app and is it safe?’ Kobi Leins, Simon Coghlan and Marc Cheong, Pursuit, 24 April 2020.

‘Virus views: Freedom in the time of COVID-19’ Marc Cheong, New Philosopher, 1 April 2020.

AI: It’s Time For the Law To Respond’, Kobi Leins, Pursuit,  17 February 2020.

Not bot, not beast: scientists create first ever living, programmable organism’ Simon Coghlan and Kobi Leins, The Conversation, 20 January 2020.