Three words instantly come to mind when I think of new technology which would greatly enhance the viewing experience of ABC News.
High Definition production.
Yes upgrading ABC News to HD would be expensive, yes not everyone has access to ABC HD but the current equipment used to broadcast the bulletins in SD widescreen will eventually reach the end of it's lifespan. Surely we can reasonably justify our national broadcaster spending taxpayers money on a major technological upgrade which will (to an extent, of course) futureproof it's television news services?
Of course it goes without saying that ABC News produces high quality news services and journalism which Australians can be proud of regardless of the picture resolution, but still...