Bushfires and Covid-19 slows digital ad growth in Australia in first half of 2020- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Online advertising growth in Australia slowed in the first quarter of 2020, delivering overall year-on-year growth of 3.8%, due to the impact of the post-holiday season, bushfires and Covid-19. General display and search and directories declined from the preceding December quarter by 12% and 4% respectively, while classifieds grew 2%. Video advertising continued to grow, […]

Rural firies refuelled mobile base station generators during bushfires – Telco/ISP- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Australia’s telcos have given their first in-depth look at the operational challenges they faced in the 2019-20 bushfires, revealing – among many things – that rural firefighters refueled generators to keep some base stations online. The insights are the collective experience of members of the Communications Resilience Admin Industry Group (CRAIG) within Communications Alliance.  CRAIG’s […]