About the Journal

The Journal of Telecommunications and the Digital Economy (JTDE) is an international, high quality, peer reviewed journal, indexed by Scopus and Google Scholar, covering innovative research and practice in Telecommunications, Digital Economy and Applications. The mission of JTDE is to further through publication the objective of advancing learning, knowledge and research worldwide.
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The Journal of Telecommunications and the Digital Economy is seeking submissions for a special issue on Women’s Participation in the Digital Economy and Digital Society.  After several requests and due consideration, the date for manuscript submissions has been extended to 14 February 2023.  Accepted papers will still be published in the June 2023 issue of the Journal.

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The December 2022 issue, vol. 10, no. 4, is now fully published. All papers have been available here since December and on the TelSoc main website.  TelSoc members have access without charge to all content on TelSoc site.


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The September 2022 issue, vol. 10, no. 3, is now fully published. All papers are available here and soon on the TelSoc main website.  TelSoc members may wish to wait for the issue to appear on the TelSoc site.


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The June issue is now fully available on both the JTDE and TelSoc websites.

It contains a Special Issue section on Digital Technologies and Innovation containing twelve papers and an Editorial by the Guest Editors.  We greatly appreciate the work of the Guest Editors, Rim Jallouli, Mohamed Anis Bach Tobji, Gunnar Piho and Hamid Mcheick, in assembling this Special Issue section.

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Current Issue

Vol. 10 No. 4 (2022)

Published: 2022-12-28

The fourth issue of the Journal of Telecommunications and the Digital Economy for 2022, published in December 2022.

All papers are peer reviewed and a similarity score search is used to ensure the papers are suitable for publication. Papers are now published continuously. There are four issues per year.


Editorial: Building Trust in the Digital Economy

Leith H. Campbell (Author)
Abstract 33 | 661-PDF-v10n4ppiii-vi Downloads 6

Page iii-vi

Public Policy

Towards an Australian Digital Communications Strategy

Michael Alexander de Percy, Leith Campbell, Nitya Reddy (Author)
Abstract 69 | 650-PDF-v10n4pp1-23 Downloads 15

Page 1-23

Preserving Transparency and Integrity of Elections Utilising Blockchain Technology

Abdallah Al-Zoubi, Mamoun Aldmour, Rakan Aldmour (Author)
Abstract 57 | 626-PDF-v10n4pp24-40 Downloads 4

Page 24-40

Digital Economy

Perceived Risk, Structural Assurance and Trust in Mobile Payments

Afef Sahli Sassi, Hanéne Hammami, Hajer Ben Lallouna Hafsia (Author)
Abstract 38 | 619-PDF-v10n4pp41-56 Downloads 2

Page 41-56


Towards Optimization of Patients’ Turnaround Time using Bluetooth Low Energy Based Solutions

Ganes Raj Muthu Arumugam, Saravanan Muthaiyah, Thein Oak Kyaw Zaw (Author)
Abstract 30 | 615-PDF-v10n4pp57-71 Downloads 1

Page 57-71

A Proposal for Dynamic and Secure Authentication in IoT Architectures Based on SDN

Younes Abbassi, Hicham Toumi, El Habib Ben Lahmar (Author)
Abstract 65 | 564-PDF-v10n4pp72-93 Downloads 6

Page 72-93

Book Review

A History of Reshaping Australian Telecommunications

Judith Brett (Author)
Abstract 35 | 645-PDF-v10n4pp94-97 Downloads 3

Page 94-97


David Piltz is Awarded the 2022 Charles Todd Medal

Peter Gerrand, David Piltz (Author)
Abstract 23 | 648-PDF-v10n4pp98-102 Downloads 3

Page 98-102

History of Telecommunications

Marconi Wireless Telegraphy Trialled in Australia

Simon Moorhead (Author)
Abstract 17 | 652-PDF-v10n4pp103-111 Downloads 2

Page 103-111

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