Dan Harrison

Dan Harrison

Dan Harrison is Health and Indigenous Affairs Correspondent for Fairfax Media. He is based in Canberra.

Google claims victory in ACCC court battle

Dan Harrison Internet search giant Google has won its legal battle with the consumer watchdog, after the High Court overturned a ruling that the company had engaged in misleading and deceptive conduct.

Google denies misleading conduct in ad searches


Dan Harrison Internet behemoth Google has told the High Court it did not engage in misleading or deceptive conduct by publishing advertisements that suggested a relationship between the ad sponsors and rival...

It does compute: push to take national tests online

Students taking part in a Naplan test.

Dan Harrison, Leesha Mckenny YEAR 3 children at All Saints Catholic Primary School in Liverpool were using computers as spelling aids to prepare for today's national literacy and numeracy tests.

Video sports have Wii effect


Dan Harrison, Health Interative sports video games better for children than conventional computer games, but do not tackle the epidemic of childhood obesity.

GPS a driver hazard as well as help


Dan Harrison Satellite navigation devices designed to guide drivers could prove even more dangerous distractions than using mobile phones at the wheel.