Industry challenged to battle for broadband that actually works Print Email Email to a friend Your email Your name Friend's email Friend's name Verification Please prove your humanity Go on prove it :) Close Related Articles 2019 Australian Podcast Awards Winners Announced A celebration of an exploding new entertainment form, these awards give a sense of what's on offer for ears of all kinds. Bluey gets second series, parents in heaven Named after an obsolete board game, Ludo has become an internationally financed supplier of kids' shows - all powered by its unique, whimsical style. Game of Thrones podcasts GoT has attracted the podcasters who have thrown themselves into the metaworld of talking GoT like dragon owners looking for a superfood. How Do You Want to Monetise This? Lessons from Critical Role (locked) One of YouTube's biggest successes came not from huge budgets but by finding its geeky audience. (Premium content) Premium content Laurie Patton Monday 29 April, 2019 With a botched NBN, can the screen sector do anything to salvage the major distribution system of the future? Laurie Patton calls for an industry campaign. This content is only available to members of ArtsHub Join Now for instant access! A subscription to ArtsHub will enable you to: Access the most comprehensive jobs board for the arts sector, with hundreds of positions posted weekly Keep up to date with the latest industry news Access thousands of members-only features, articles and guides Be in the know with upcoming events and exhibitions added daily Learn how and where to get grants, with the most extensive grant finder ... and much, much more. Join Now and join the Australian arts community today In despair the government replaces the entire NBN with a national system of heliographs flashing fibre optic signals to mirrors on tall buildings. The share price of Foxtel doubles in a day. Image: Heliograph (Lisca). Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author Laurie Patton is a former television journalist/producer and media executive. He was CEO / Executive Director of Internet Australia, the peak not-for-profit representing Internet users, from 2014-2017.