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Queensland drops to negative temperature

Queensland drops to negative temperature

Spare a kind thought for Queenslanders who have today woken up to one of their coldest mornings in years. Read full article: Queensland drops to negative temperature...→

Big tech giants send Aussie cloud market past $1b

Big tech giants send Aussie cloud market past $1b

A COVID-19 era boost to the adoption of collaboration apps has fed into a boom year for the Australian cloud computing market. And serious money is being made. Read full article: Big tech giants send Aussie cloud market...→

Mysterious ‘holes’ found on seabed

Mysterious ‘holes’ found on seabed

Scientists have discovered thousands of mysterious holes in the seabed off Big Sur, California. Read full article: Mysterious ‘holes’ found on seabed...→

Tested: VW’s old-school ute

Tested: VW’s old-school ute

The latest Volkswagen Amarok V6 is a throwback to simpler times. Stripped of luxuries, it combines a big motor with sound mechanical elements and a no-fuss int [...] Read full article: Tested: VW’s old-school ute...→

Canva prints a new billionaire

Canva prints a new billionaire

The graphic design platform's technical co-founder is the newest member of Australia's 'three comma club' after its latest raise at an $8.7 billion valuation. Read full article: Canva prints a new billionaire...→

NSW pushes for national cyber standards

NSW pushes for national cyber standards

The NSW government is pushing ahead with plans to create stronger cyber standards to apply to all businesses and government agencies. Read full article: NSW pushes for national cyber standards...→

What the Intel break-up will mean for Apple users

What the Intel break-up will mean for Apple users

Peter Coleman has confirmed Woodside's appetite to pre-empt a new partner buying Chevron's stake in the North West Shelf venture if required. Read full article: What the Intel break-up will mean for Ap...→

Investigation into mysterious giraffe death

Investigation into mysterious giraffe death

The unexpected death of Gigi the giraffe two weeks after she arrived at Sydney Zoo has prompted an investigation. Read full article: Investigation into mysterious giraffe de...→

‘Godzilla dust storm’ hurls towards the US

‘Godzilla dust storm’ hurls towards the US

A vast cloud of Sahara dust is blanketing the Caribbean as it heads to the U.S. with a size and concentration that experts say hasn’t been seen in half a centu [...] Read full article: ‘Godzilla dust storm’ hurls towards the ...→

Faster e-bikes could ease post-pandemic congestion

Faster e-bikes could ease post-pandemic congestion

The speed limit on e-bikes has had the unintended consequence of dramatically reducing the number of workers who are willing to cycle to and from work. Read full article: Faster e-bikes could ease post-pandemic ...→

Family slams Google after teen’s death

Family slams Google after teen’s death

A family is calling on Google to stop assisting suicide after discovering what a 19-year-old looked up before his death. WARNING: Distressing content. Read full article: Family slams Google after teen’s death...→

More has been revealed about the lost continent beneath New Zealand

More has been revealed about the lost continent beneath New Zealand

Interactive maps described as a “scientific benchmark” have revealed the vast continent beneath New Zealand as it’s never been seen before. Read full article: More has been revealed about the lost co...→

Queenslanders brace for coldest day of the year

Queenslanders brace for coldest day of the year

Parts of Queensland are expected to experience their coldest day of the year this week, with some areas even told to brace for possible snowfall. Read full article: Queenslanders brace for coldest day of t...→

Tested: Merc’s mean new performance car

Tested: Merc’s mean new performance car

Mercedes-Benz is tapping into Australia’s love of fast cars by offering a more diverse range of performance vehicles – including the new AMG A35 sedan. Here is [...] Read full article: Tested: Merc’s mean new performance car...→

Start-up races to $17m revenue in first eight months

Start-up races to $17m revenue in first eight months

Serial entrepreneur Philip Weinman and Deloitte Digital founder Peter Williams have taken aim at the seemingly bland world of packaging. Read full article: Start-up races to $17m revenue in first ...→

What Facebook doesn’t want you to know

What Facebook doesn’t want you to know

The big social media platforms and tech companies wield excessive power on the world wide web, and not everyone is happy with how they use this power. Read full article: What Facebook doesn’t want you to know...→

Experts warn government and business must step up its cyber efforts

Experts warn government and business must step up its cyber efforts

Tough words from the Prime Minister on Friday belie a lack of government action on cyber security, but could energise complacent companies, experts said. Read full article: Experts warn government and business mus...→

Science behind shortest day of the year

Science behind shortest day of the year

Astrophysicist Jonti Horner explains the science behind the winter solstice and the changing lengths of our days. Read full article: Science behind shortest day of the year...→

Snake catcher nearly strangled to death

Snake catcher nearly strangled to death

THIS snake catcher said she was one minute away from dying when a python strangled her, leaving her with these horrific injuries. Read full article: Snake catcher nearly strangled to death...→

Sharks feasting on dolphin carcass captured in rare drone footage

Sharks feasting on dolphin carcass captured in rare drone footage

Footage has emerged of the moment that several great white sharks were filmed ripping into a dolphin carcass off the coast of California on June 14. Read full article: Sharks feasting on dolphin carcass captu...→

Joe Rogan roasted for saying masks are ‘for b*tches’

Joe Rogan roasted for saying masks are ‘for b*tches’

Podcast king Joe Rogan was given a brutal roasting by comedian Bill Burr after he said wearing masks to prevent the spread of COVID-19 is “for b*tches”. Read full article: Joe Rogan roasted for saying masks are ‘...→

Donald Trump video removed from Twitter and Facebook

Donald Trump video removed from Twitter and Facebook

Social media giants Facebook and Twitter have removed the “racist baby” Donald Trump posted in the latest move against the President.... Sky News host Chris Ke [...] Read full article: Donald Trump video removed from Twitter ...→

Who the hackers are targeting in Australia

Who the hackers are targeting in Australia

It sounds like the plot for a Hollywood movie, but last month reports emerged that China had unleashed a new and terrifying cyber hacking tool in Australia. Read full article: Who the hackers are targeting in Austral...→

Humans ‘not prepared’ for alien bombshell

Humans ‘not prepared’ for alien bombshell

A top scientist at NASA says the agency will soon disclose something “revolutionary” about alien life forms. Read full article: Humans ‘not prepared’ for alien bombshel...→

Lion suffered ransomware attack that caused partial IT outage

Lion suffered ransomware attack that caused partial IT outage

One of Australia’s biggest beer producers is reportedly being asked for a $1 million ransom to save its confidential data from being posted on the dark web. Read full article: Lion suffered ransomware attack that cau...→

Call that triggered cyber attack alarm

Call that triggered cyber attack alarm

Spy agencies sounded the alarm to the Prime Minister Scott Morrison last night to alert the nation to prepare for more cyber attacks that China is suspected of [...] Read full article: Call that triggered cyber attack alarm...→

Simple ways to avoid cyber attack

Simple ways to avoid cyber attack

Cyber security is no longer a specialist field, it’s a part of everyday life and we all need to take it seriously. Read full article: Simple ways to avoid cyber attack...→

China-India border clash: Photo reveals brutal weapons used

A photo has been shared showing one of the brutal weapons used in a border clash between Chinese and Indian troops that left at least 20 soldiers dead. Read full article: China-India border clash: Photo reveals ...→

More questions than answers as PM goes on cyber offensive

More questions than answers as PM goes on cyber offensive

The Prime Minister had nothing new to say about cyber attacks, as he called out China without mentioning it, but tech execs can use his words for much-needed i [...] Read full article: More questions than answers as PM goes o...→

China the main suspect in huge cyber attack

China the main suspect in huge cyber attack

China is the chief suspect in a massive and “malicious” cyber attack on Australia’s essential services, government agencies, industry and infrastructure. Read full article: China the main suspect in huge cyber att...→

‘Performative’: Police ban slammed

‘Performative’: Police ban slammed

Amazon’s announcement that it would stop letting police use its facial recognition technology for a year has been branded as “performative” by a US politician. Read full article: ‘Performative’: Police ban slammed...→

Facebook removes Trump campaign ads for ‘violating policy against organised hate’

Facebook removes Trump campaign ads for ‘violating policy against organised hate’

Social media giant Facebook has moved against the Trump administration, taking down campaign ads for breaching its “policy on organised hate”. Read full article: Facebook removes Trump campaign ads for ...→

‘The best game of the year so far’

‘The best game of the year so far’

Making a great sequel is hard, but making a follow-up to one of the best video games of all time is a huge challenge. Read full article: ‘The best game of the year so far’...→

'Cyber crisis' deepens at Lion as second attack bites beer giant

'Cyber crisis' deepens at Lion as second attack bites beer giant

An Australia-based beverage giant has been hit by a second cyber attack after its manufacturing was crippled by hackers demanding a ransom of reportedly $1 mil [...] Read full article: 'Cyber crisis' deepens at Lion as second...→

300kg squid washes up on beach

A couple in South Africa got an enormous surprise while walking at South Africa’s Golden Mile Beach last weekend. Read full article: 300kg squid washes up on beach...→

Data deluge: Google's Fitbit acquisition could be anti-competitive, says ACCC

Data deluge: Google's Fitbit acquisition could be anti-competitive, says ACCC

The search giant could use Fitibit data to further cement its domination in the digital ads market, competition watchdog warns. Read full article: Data deluge: Google's Fitbit acquisition...→

‘Complex’ trio of cold fronts set to hit

‘Complex’ trio of cold fronts set to hit

Not one, not two, but three low pressure systems are conspiring to bring cold, wintry temperatures and soggy conditions to the south east for the weekend. Ther [...] Read full article: ‘Complex’ trio of cold fronts set to hit...→

Fly Sydney to LA in just two hours

Fly Sydney to LA in just two hours

Elon Musk has announced futuristic “space ports” as part of his mission to colonise Mars, claiming they could also offer “hypersonic” travel around Earth. Read full article: Fly Sydney to LA in just two hours...→

Meet the world’s ugliest dog

Meet the world’s ugliest dog

SHE’S bug-eyed, elderly, arthritic, mostly toothless, often incontinent — and a winner. Read full article: Meet the world’s ugliest dog...→

Single act that led to China-India bloodshed

Single act that led to China-India bloodshed

Confusion reigns how what was supposed to be a “disengagement” from a simmering conflict between India and China, high in the Himalayas, led to the bloody deat [...] Read full article: Single act that led to China-India blood...→

Virus cases the app missed

Virus cases the app missed

The COVIDSafe app that Australians were urged to download was launched even though in some cases it worked about a quarter of the time on the phones used by ne [...] Read full article: Virus cases the app missed...→

Amazon urged GetSwift to keep deal under wraps

Amazon urged GetSwift to keep deal under wraps

"Please do not release the announcement from GetSwift," Amazon's lawyer emailed in bold. Read full article: Amazon urged GetSwift to keep deal under...→

Lego and Nintendo reveal Super Mario collection

Lego and Nintendo reveal Super Mario collection

Lego has revealed a new collectable character based on the world’s most famous plumber as part of its collaboration with the Super Mario franchise and Nintendo [...] Read full article: Lego and Nintendo reveal Super Mario col...→

Stunning move near South China Sea

Stunning move near South China Sea

Three US Navy aircraft carriers have been deployed in the Pacific Ocean for the first time in three years, in a show of force that’s prompted a backlash from C [...] Read full article: Stunning move near South China Sea...→

Kangaroo Island wildlife group ‘amazed’ at post-fire find

Kangaroo Island wildlife group ‘amazed’ at post-fire find

A tiny, critically endangered marsupial has amazed conservationists on Kangaroo Island, after being spotted scampering in bushland destroyed in this year’s bus [...] Read full article: Kangaroo Island wildlife group ‘amazed’ ...→

Biometric myopia risks stifling the facial recognition debate

Biometric myopia risks stifling the facial recognition debate

The rush to suspend the use of facial recognition, and the use of reactive regulation, risks stifling the necessary responsible innovation to get the technolog [...] Read full article: Biometric myopia risks stifling the faci...→

CBA warned GetSwift it had overblown $9b deal

CBA warned GetSwift it had overblown $9b deal

The corporate regulator has accused former market darling GetSwift of misleading investors by claiming it had landed an agreement with a transaction value wort [...] Read full article: CBA warned GetSwift it had overblown $9b...→

Dangerous threat of US ‘war’ with China

Dangerous threat of US ‘war’ with China

Australia risks becoming collateral damage in a technology war between the US and China according to a new report calling on the government to intervene. Read full article: Dangerous threat of US ‘war’ with China...→

Scary war with China brewing

Scary war with China brewing

Australia risks becoming collateral damage in a technology war between the US and China according to a new report calling on the government to intervene. Read full article: Scary war with China brewing...→

Medicine Archives - Tasmanian Times

Medicine Archives - Tasmanian Times

As Tasmania heads into winter the jury is still out as to whether the risk of contracting COVID-19 will worsen with the... Read full article: Medicine Archives - Tasmanian Times...→

World reacts to Australian fire disaster

World reacts to Australian fire disaster

The enormity of the Australian bushfire crisis means that news outlets and journalists all over the world are reporting on it. Read full article: World reacts to Australian fire disaster...→

Lockdown spree sends Redbubble earnings soaring 101pc

Lockdown spree sends Redbubble earnings soaring 101pc

Art and creativity online marketplace Redbubble's earnings have surged 101 per cent as people headed online to shop during the COVID-19 lockdowns.  Read full article: Lockdown spree sends Redbubble earnings ...→

Inside Apple’s secretive headset plans

Inside Apple’s secretive headset plans

A special group of 1000 engineers at Apple is working hard to create the biggest thing since the iPhone, but there has been internal division over its design. Read full article: Inside Apple’s secretive headset plans...→

Coin that could change Australia’s history

Coin that could change Australia’s history

Remember when you were taught Australia was first claimed for the British throne when it was discovered in 1770 by James Cook who promptly declared it “terra n [...] Read full article: Coin that could change Australia’s histo...→

Tech stock surge leaves Altium stranded

Tech stock surge leaves Altium stranded

Widespread investor enthusiasm for tech hasn't extended to Altium, with its shares tumbling 10 per cent this week after reporting weaker-than-expected sales. Read full article: Tech stock surge leaves Altium stranded...→

Trump’s ‘abusive’ tweet censored

Trump’s ‘abusive’ tweet censored

Another tweet from US President Donald Trump has been slapped with a warning label, after Twitter said it violated its policy against threatening harm. Read full article: Trump’s ‘abusive’ tweet censored...→

North Korea resurrects annoying tactic

North Korea resurrects annoying tactic

North Korea is set to reintroduce one of its most bizarre and annoying weapons against South Korea, as tensions between the two nations deteriorate further. Read full article: North Korea resurrects annoying tactic...→

Apple roasted over big announcement

Apple roasted over big announcement

Apple and iPhone users are copping a roasting online over the newly announced iOS 14 system, with their Android counterparts saying it all sounds a little too [...] Read full article: Apple roasted over big announcement...→

Scientists need your help

Scientists need your help

Supercomputers and artificial intelligence (AI) can help change the world. They can be put to work helping to combat climate change, or help find a cure for il [...] Read full article: Scientists need your help...→

Huawei hits back at Turnbull's 'inappropriate' cyber attack claims

Huawei hits back at Turnbull's 'inappropriate' cyber attack claims

Chinese telecommunications equipment maker Huawei has said Malcolm Turnbull's claim that recent cyber attack fears justify its exclusion from 5G are both inacc [...] Read full article: Huawei hits back at Turnbull's 'inapprop...→

Well, it's worth noting that the breakup was announced at a developers' conferen [...]

Well, it's worth noting that the breakup was announced at a developers' conferen [...]

Well, it's worth noting that the breakup was announced at a developers' conference, because of all of Apple's many offspring, it's the app Apple developers who [...] Read full article: Well, it's worth noting that the breakup...→

WHO’s insane virus stat sparks warning

Worldwide coronavirus cases continue to rise. This graph shows the daily new cases. Picture: SuppliedSource:Supplied Read full article: WHO’s insane virus stat sparks warning...→

Zoo investigates mystery giraffe death

Zoo investigates mystery giraffe death

The unexpected death of Gigi the giraffe two weeks after she arrived at Sydney Zoo has prompted an investigation. Read full article: Zoo investigates mystery giraffe death...→

'Game changer': Apple switches to its own chips for Mac computers

'Game changer': Apple switches to its own chips for Mac computers

The move ends a nearly 15-year reliance on Intel and will give software developers for Apple's largest pool of third-party apps new access to its laptops and d [...] Read full article: 'Game changer': Apple switches to its ow...→

Control+Alt+Delete a mistake

Control+Alt+Delete a mistake

BILL Gates has confessed that it was a mistake to set 'Control-Alt-Delete' as a way to log in to Windows. Read full article: Control+Alt+Delete a mistake...→

Turnbull joins Kasada board, touts Huawei foresight

Turnbull joins Kasada board, touts Huawei foresight

The former prime minister has invested $1 million in Kasada and says its bot detection software could stop attacks like those recently deployed against Austral [...] Read full article: Turnbull joins Kasada board, touts Huawe...→

155yo map fuelling China-India bloodbath

155yo map fuelling China-India bloodbath

High in the icy cold and barren Himalayas, not a shot was fired last week – and yet possibly as many as 60 soldiers from China and India died. Read full article: 155yo map fuelling China-India bloodbath...→

‘We’re not afraid’: China warns of ‘war’

‘We’re not afraid’: China warns of ‘war’

China’s state media has warned it is “not afraid” to go to war with India, comparing it to the 1962 conflict that saw over 2000 fatalities. Read full article: ‘We’re not afraid’: China warns of ‘war’...→

Modern warfare has changed and Australia is at risk of attack

Modern warfare has changed and Australia is at risk of attack

An emergency phone call to Scott Morrison was made on Thursday evening, declaring that Australia was under attack. Read full article: Modern warfare has changed and Australia...→

‘Insane’ find at bottom of the ocean

‘Insane’ find at bottom of the ocean

It took seven years to be found, but just two hours to be reunited with its owner. Read full article: ‘Insane’ find at bottom of the ocean...→

Beware pretend work: LinkedIn launched another way to waste your day

Beware pretend work: LinkedIn launched another way to waste your day

LinkedIn users can now post 'stories' like they are on Instagram, but should they? Just because a social site can feel like 'doing work,' doesn't mean it is. Read full article: Beware pretend work: LinkedIn launched a...→

Apple scraps plans for big WWDC reveals

Apple scraps plans for big WWDC reveals

Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) starts tomorrow morning, under circumstances unlike any before. Read full article: Apple scraps plans for big WWDC reveals...→

Former AFL player raises $6.6m for online advertising start-up

Former AFL player raises $6.6m for online advertising start-up

Former Adelaide Crows and North Melbourne player Brad Moran has already scored big-name clients like Woolworths, Coles and Sainsbury's for CitrusAd. Read full article: Former AFL player raises $6.6m for onlin...→

The US tech stock that missed the Robinhood rally

The US tech stock that missed the Robinhood rally

Family tracking app Life360 was championed as a watershed ASX listing last year. So why isn't it on investors' radar? Read full article: The US tech stock that missed the Robinh...→

Another tangled whale rescued off QLD coast

Another tangled whale rescued off QLD coast

Three whales in as many days have become hopelessly tangled in shark nets as they embark on their migration route along Australia’s west coast. Read full article: Another tangled whale rescued off QLD co...→

Student wants 'experts' for porn research

IT may sound impossible to believe but Australians know next to nothing about internet pornography. Read full article: Student wants 'experts' for porn researc...→

Tourist elephants starving, shot by owners

Tourist elephants starving, shot by owners

Elephants held in captivity in southeast Asia have been on the brink of starvation for months, ever since the COVID-19 pandemic came along and brought the tour [...] Read full article: Tourist elephants starving, shot by owne...→

Alt-right activist Lauren Southern appears after a year offline, saying she’s changed

Alt-right activist Lauren Southern appears after a year offline, saying she’s changed

There were protests when Lauren Southern came to Australia on a speaking tour as the bright new poster-girl of the so-called alt-right movement, but shortly af [...] Read full article: Alt-right activist Lauren Southern appea...→

‘Most hated woman’ banned on Twitter

‘Most hated woman’ banned on Twitter

A controversial right wing commentator has been permanently banned from Twitter after her comments were deemed as hate speech. Read full article: ‘Most hated woman’ banned on Twitter...→

The North Face has become the first high-profile brand to join an advertising bo [...]

The North Face has become the first high-profile brand to join an advertising bo [...]

The North Face has become the first high-profile brand to join an advertising boycott of Facebook that cites the platform’s unwillingness to regulate hate spee [...] Read full article: The North Face has become the first high...→

Jeep’s crazy new ute hits Aussie roads

Jeep’s crazy new ute hits Aussie roads

It’s cool and capable and with an appropriately butch design, but Jeep’s first ute in Australia is no workhorse. Read full article: Jeep’s crazy new ute hits Aussie roads...→

1 Cyber attack in Australia: Spy agencies warned PM about China attack | NT News

1 Cyber attack in Australia: Spy agencies warned PM about China attack | NT News

Government sources have revealed the trigger for Scott Morrisons announcement this morning that Australia is under cyber attack. Read full article: 1 Cyber attack in Australia: Spy agencie...→

Tech stocks drive ASX to a 1.6pc weekly gain

Tech stocks drive ASX to a 1.6pc weekly gain

The Australian sharemarket regained its winning form in the past week, rallying for the seventh week in eight, as technology stocks performed strongly. Read full article: Tech stocks drive ASX to a 1.6pc weekly ...→

Blaze Roberts in X-rated photo hack

Blaze Roberts in X-rated photo hack

An Aussie surf influencer has shared her traumatic ordeal after hackers commandeered her Instagram account before using it to distribute sexually-explicit imag [...] Read full article: Blaze Roberts in X-rated photo hack...→

What you can do to protect against cyber attack?

What you can do to protect against cyber attack?

Cyber security is no longer a specialist field, it’s a part of everyday life and we all need to take it seriously. Read full article: What you can do to protect against cyber...→

Hackers post evidence they have beer giant Lion's confidential files

Hackers post evidence they have beer giant Lion's confidential files

The hackers that attacked the Australian beverage giant are threatening to auction or publish sensitive information on the dark web unless they are paid a $1 m [...] Read full article: Hackers post evidence they have beer gia...→

Minecraft makes video game hall of fame

Minecraft makes video game hall of fame

The World Video Game Hall of Fame inducted Bejeweled, Centipede, King’s Quest and Minecraft in a virtual ceremony recognising their influence on the industry a [...] Read full article: Minecraft makes video game hall of fame...→

How to protect yourself from the cyber attack on Australia

How to protect yourself from the cyber attack on Australia

Australia is under a major cyber attack with private and public sector organisations being targeted by a foreign entity, but there are steps you can take to pr [...] Read full article: How to protect yourself from the cyber a...→

NSW centralises digital spending, establishing $1.6b fund

NSW centralises digital spending, establishing $1.6b fund

NSW has created a large digital infrastructure fund to centralise spending and drive a single whole of government strategy for technology deployment Read full article: NSW centralises digital spending, establ...→

Trump’s inverted red triangle banned

Trump’s inverted red triangle banned

Facebook has removed the Trump administrations campaign ads, saying they used a hate groups symbol and violated its policy. Read full article: Trump’s inverted red triangle banned...→

Vile abuse after TV appearance

Vile abuse after TV appearance

Australia’s internet cop has “escalated” a campaign of abuse against an activist and lawyer to Twitter after she was targeted online following an appearance on [...] Read full article: Vile abuse after TV appearance...→

The product that can transform your home Wi-Fi

The product that can transform your home Wi-Fi

If you're lucky enough to live in a big house, the Amazon Eero "mesh" system will definitely boost your signal. Read full article: The product that can transform your home...→

Third crisis a charm for Fineos

Third crisis a charm for Fineos

Having emerged relatively unscathed from the dotcom crash and GFC, the ASX-listed insurance software player is now capitalising on accelerated digital transfor [...] Read full article: Third crisis a charm for Fineos...→

Afterpay rival Splitit surges 50pc on Mastercard deal

Afterpay rival Splitit surges 50pc on Mastercard deal

Shares in ASX-listed buy now pay later fintech Splitit have soared after it announced a deal with Mastercard, that it said would help global expansion. Read full article: Afterpay rival Splitit surges 50pc on Ma...→

Job ad reveals Musk’s bold new plan

Job ad reveals Musk’s bold new plan

Elon Musk has announced futuristic “space ports” as part of his mission to colonise Mars, claiming they could also offer “hypersonic” travel around Earth. Read full article: Job ad reveals Musk’s bold new plan...→

Trio of cold fronts set to bring cold and soggy weekend weather

Trio of cold fronts set to bring cold and soggy weekend weather

Not one, not two, but three low pressure systems are conspiring to bring cold, wintry temperatures and soggy conditions to the south east for the weekend. Ther [...] Read full article: Trio of cold fronts set to bring cold an...→

US pulls out of global digital tax talks

US pulls out of global digital tax talks

The decision suspends the Trump administration's previous approach to find a global deal and could increase the likelihood that technology giants Amazon, Googl [...] Read full article: US pulls out of global digital tax talks...→

Stud tortoise ‘retires’ after 800 kids

Stud tortoise ‘retires’ after 800 kids

A 100-year-old tortoise stud who fathered more than 800 giant tortoises during his career has retired after being credited with saving his species. Read full article: Stud tortoise ‘retires’ after 800 kids...→

Nail studded bamboo sticks used in brutal battle that killed 20 Indian soldiers

Nail studded bamboo sticks used in brutal battle that killed 20 Indian soldiers

Confusion reigns how what was supposed to be a “disengagement” from a simmering conflict between India and China, high in the Himalayas, led to the bloody deat [...] Read full article: Nail studded bamboo sticks used in bruta...→

Concerning stat you won’t believe

Australia has almost three times as many climate change deniers as the global worldwide average – and apparently it’s the media’s fault. Read full article: Concerning stat you won’t believe...→

New Nissan X-Trail brings tech for family favourite

New Nissan X-Trail brings tech for family favourite

Nissan has unveiled its next-generation X-Trail family SUV, emerging in the US as the new Nissan Rogue. The car features fresh looks and new technology, but pl [...] Read full article: New Nissan X-Trail brings tech for famil...→

The BMW with supercar rivalling speed

The BMW with supercar rivalling speed

Meet the range-topping BMW with supercar-rivalling speed, arresting style and a big-dollar price tag. We’ve been here before. Read full article: The BMW with supercar rivalling speed...→

Three US Navy carriers deployed to Indo-Pacific waters

Three US Navy carriers deployed to Indo-Pacific waters

Three US Navy aircraft carriers have been deployed in the Pacific Ocean for the first time in three years, in a show of force that’s prompted a backlash from C [...] Read full article: Three US Navy carriers deployed to Indo-...→

Gruesome new threat to our frogs

Gruesome new threat to our frogs

A far north Queensland frog hospital has detected a new cancer in one patient as it calls for more research into the particularly high rate of amphibian cancer [...] Read full article: Gruesome new threat to our frogs...→

US hit by ‘major attack’ as sites go down

US hit by ‘major attack’ as sites go down

A suspicious amount of online and communications services have gone down in the United States, leading some to suspect a co-ordinated attack designed to disrup [...] Read full article: US hit by ‘major attack’ as sites go dow...→

Australian road rules: Many obey rules that are not actually law

Australian road rules: Many obey rules that are not actually law

A simple question posed on social media has revealed many of us are obeying road rules that don’t exist simply because we were told to. Read full article: Australian road rules: Many obey rules t...→

Meshel Laurie says she was hacked by a racist

Meshel Laurie says she was hacked by a racist

The bizarre Facebook drama began when a comment supposedly made by Laurie surfaced online, in response to a tweet made by a fellow comedian. Read full article: Meshel Laurie says she was hacked by a r...→

New photos show what happened before London protest hero’s viral moment

New photos show what happened before London protest hero’s viral moment

New pictures have emerged showing what happened before London protest hero Patrick Hutchinson’s viral act of kindness. Read full article: New photos show what happened before Lon...→

Hidden dangers of bodybuilding

Hidden dangers of bodybuilding

THE resurgence of viral images of Austrian bodybuilder Andreas Munzer has reignited the debate about the dangers of bodybuilding. Read full article: Hidden dangers of bodybuilding...→

How TikTok is making advertising jingles cool again

How TikTok is making advertising jingles cool again

The secret to going viral on TikTok can often be to find an unshakable earworm, and brands and advertisers are starting to rediscover the lost art of the catch [...] Read full article: How TikTok is making advertising jingles...→

Aussies shiver through coldest day in years

Aussies shiver through coldest day in years

Spare a kind thought for Queenslanders who have today woken up to one of their coldest mornings in years. Read full article: Aussies shiver through coldest day in ye...→

Book’s eerie coronavirus prediction

Book’s eerie coronavirus prediction

Did a paperback thriller predict the deadly coronavirus outbreak nearly 40 years before it happened? Read full article: Book’s eerie coronavirus prediction...→

Mystery object baffles astronomers

Mystery object baffles astronomers

Astronomers have been baffled by a new astrophysical object they believe was created by a massive cosmic explosion last August. Read full article: Mystery object baffles astronomers...→

Donald Trump’s ‘abusive’ tweet slapped with another warning label

Donald Trump’s ‘abusive’ tweet slapped with another warning label

Another tweet from US President Donald Trump has been slapped with a warning label, after Twitter said it violated its policy against threatening harm. Read full article: Donald Trump’s ‘abusive’ tweet slapped w...→

North Korea erects giant speakers to blast propaganda at the South

North Korea erects giant speakers to blast propaganda at the South

North Korea is set to reintroduce one of its most bizarre and annoying weapons against South Korea, as tensions between the two nations deteriorate further. Read full article: North Korea erects giant speakers to bla...→

Apple’s exciting new Watch feature

Apple’s exciting new Watch feature

Apple has announced a sleep-tracking feature for its trademark watch that helps users to make recommendations about waking up and when to go to sleep. Read full article: Apple’s exciting new Watch feature...→

Aussie muscle car to sell for huge sum

Aussie muscle car to sell for huge sum

Aussies have a chance to own a piece of local motorsport history, but there is a catch. Read full article: Aussie muscle car to sell for huge sum...→

Maggot waste management gets tick from Mike Cannon-Brookes, Tenacious

Maggot waste management gets tick from Mike Cannon-Brookes, Tenacious

Goterra is revolutionising waste management, having created a transportable, automatic waste processing system using maggots. Read full article: Maggot waste management gets tick from M...→

iPhone users roasted over iOS 14 announcements

iPhone users roasted over iOS 14 announcements

Apple and iPhone users are copping a roasting online over the newly announced iOS 14 system, with their Android counterparts saying it all sounds a little too [...] Read full article: iPhone users roasted over iOS 14 announc...→

‘Game-changer’: Apple’s new phone feature

‘Game-changer’: Apple’s new phone feature

Apple has finally unveiled iOS 14, revealing a series of brand new features that will be coming to your iPhone this year. Read full article: ‘Game-changer’: Apple’s new phone featur...→

Skull find turns evolution on head

Skull find turns evolution on head

A WELL-PRESERVED skull from 1.8 million years ago offers new evidence that early man was a single species with a vast array of different looks. Read full article: Skull find turns evolution on head...→

Zoom, Teams or Google Meet? The experts decide

Zoom, Teams or Google Meet? The experts decide

What video conferencing veterans have to say about the apps they use may surprise you. Read full article: Zoom, Teams or Google Meet? The experts ...→

Lost continent beneath New Zealand

Lost continent beneath New Zealand

Interactive maps described as a “scientific benchmark” have revealed the vast continent beneath New Zealand as it’s never been seen before. Read full article: Lost continent beneath New Zealand...→

The China-Indian bloodbath last week has its roots in a decision made almost 150 years beforehand.

The China-Indian bloodbath last week has its roots in a decision made almost 150 years beforehand.

High in the icy cold and barren Himalayas, not a shot was fired last week – and yet possibly as many as 60 soldiers from China and India died. Read full article: The China-Indian bloodbath last week has...→

Beijing warns of ‘war’ with India as tensions rise

Beijing warns of ‘war’ with India as tensions rise

China’s state media has warned it is “not afraid” to go to war with India, comparing it to the 1962 conflict that saw over 2000 fatalities. Read full article: Beijing warns of ‘war’ with India as ten...→

Malcolm Turnbull and Aussie big names back anti-trolling technology

Malcolm Turnbull and Aussie big names back anti-trolling technology

The former Prime Minister and other prominent local business figures are piling in to back a US company using AI to spot and report abusive content on social m [...] Read full article: Malcolm Turnbull and Aussie big names ba...→

What an awesome ending

It took seven years to be found, but just two hours to be reunited with its owner. Read full article: What an awesome ending...→

Altium downgrades revenue outlook for fourth time

Altium downgrades revenue outlook for fourth time

The surge in COVID-19 cases in Beijing and parts of the US have forced Altium to lower its full-year revenue expectations again. Read full article: Altium downgrades revenue outlook for fo...→

ING Australia to pursue post-COVID remote regional tech workforce

ING Australia to pursue post-COVID remote regional tech workforce

Australia's largest digital bank has been so impressed with its remote working during lockdown that it will tackle tech skills shortages by hiring staff from a [...] Read full article: ING Australia to pursue post-COVID remot...→

Australia's first mobile - a good fit at 14kg

IT'S so big you need a car to carry it around, and it looks more like a hairdryer than a communications device. Read full article: Australia's first mobile - a good fit at...→

NASA baffled by doomsday asteroid

NASA baffled by doomsday asteroid

An enormous asteroid that could one day hit Earth in a devastating impact is mysteriously spitting out rocks. Read full article: NASA baffled by doomsday asteroid...→

Tourist elephants starving, owners can’t afford to feed them

Elephants held in captivity in southeast Asia have been on the brink of starvation for months, ever since the COVID-19 pandemic came along and brought the tour [...] Read full article: Tourist elephants starving, owners can’t...→

Why The Last of Us, Part II is a PlayStation must-have

Why The Last of Us, Part II is a PlayStation must-have

During the four years they worked on the original The Last Of Us game, and six years they spent on The Last Of Us Part II, the team at Naughty Dog did a lot of [...] Read full article: Why The Last of Us, Part II is a PlaySta...→

Twitter bans far right commentator permanently

Twitter bans far right commentator permanently

A controversial right wing commentator has been permanently banned from Twitter after her comments were deemed as hate speech. Read full article: Twitter bans far right commentator perma...→

China’s message in cyber attacks

China’s message in cyber attacks

It sounds like the plot for a Hollywood movie, but last month reports emerged that China had unleashed a new and terrifying cyber hacking tool in Australia. Read full article: China’s message in cyber attacks...→

Satellite company eyes Adelaide for expansion

Satellite company eyes Adelaide for expansion

AUSTRALIA'S most advanced commercial satellite developer has put South Australia at the heart of its ambitions outlining visions of engineers based at Mawson L [...] Read full article: Satellite company eyes Adelaide for expa...→

‘Invisible damage’: Big risk of cyber attack

‘Invisible damage’: Big risk of cyber attack

Politicians don't get it. Our militaries are only just beginning to confront it. An all-out cyber assault has the potential to do as much damage as a nuclear s [...] Read full article: ‘Invisible damage’: Big risk of cyber at...→

Trapped whales freed: a whale and its calf have been rescued from shark nets off the Gold Coast

Trapped whales freed: a whale and its calf have been rescued from shark nets off the Gold Coast

A rescue mission to free a whale and its calf has been successful, after the pair became entangled in shark nets in waters off Principal Seaside on Friday. Read full article: Trapped whales freed: a whale and its ca...→

What to do about ‘embarrassing’ attack

What to do about ‘embarrassing’ attack

Cyber security is no longer a specialist field, it’s a part of everyday life and we all need to take it seriously. Read full article: What to do about ‘embarrassing’ attack...→

Twitter flags Donald Trump’s ‘racist baby’ tweet as manipulated media

Twitter flags Donald Trump’s ‘racist baby’ tweet as manipulated media

Twitter has taken another swipe at President Donald Trump by adding a warning to his post about a “racist baby” today, saying the tweet contained manipulated m [...] Read full article: Twitter flags Donald Trump’s ‘racist bab...→

Tested: New sporty small SUV

Tested: New sporty small SUV

Skoda’s new Karoq Sportline is made for the couple that’s starting a family but not quite ready to settle down. Read full article: Tested: New sporty small SUV...→

2 Major cyber attack reported against Australian Government and businesses | Cairns Post

2 Major cyber attack reported against Australian Government and businesses | Cairns Post

Australia is currently being hit with a massive cyber attack by a sophisticated, state-based cyber actor, Prime Minister Scott Morrison says. Read full article: 2 Major cyber attack reported against Au...→

Trump ad banned over ‘Nazi’ symbol

Trump ad banned over ‘Nazi’ symbol

Social media giant Facebook has moved against the Trump administration, taking down campaign ads for breaching its “policy on organised hate”. Read full article: Trump ad banned over ‘Nazi’ symbol...→

Nissan’s game-changing SUV lands in Oz

Nissan’s game-changing SUV lands in Oz

Nissan knows how to sell SUVs. Its X-Trail is the top-selling SUV in the world, while the smaller Qashqai is a big hit in Europe. Read full article: Nissan’s game-changing SUV lands in Oz...→

'Let me put it to words in English you can understand'

'Let me put it to words in English you can understand'

The former chief information officer of GetSwift says she was criticised by board members when she asked questions about ASX announcements the firm wanted to m [...] Read full article: 'Let me put it to words in English you c...→

Police facial recognition technology ban slammed

Police facial recognition technology ban slammed

Amazon’s announcement that it would stop letting police use its facial recognition technology for a year has been branded as “performative” by a US politician. Read full article: Police facial recognition technology ban...→

ACCC to examine Google's acquisition of FitBit

ACCC to examine Google's acquisition of FitBit

The regulator says Google's purchase of FitBit last year raises concerns about the tech giant having too much power when it comes to consumers' personal data. Read full article: ACCC to examine Google's acquisition of ...→

Formula 1 power for next Mercedes C63 AMG

Formula 1 power for next Mercedes C63 AMG

The next-generation Mercedes-AMG C63 is set to be powered by a four-cylinder engine with a turbocharger borrowed from the world of Formula 1. Read full article: Formula 1 power for next Mercedes C63 AM...→

Twitter says you can now speak rather than type when you tweet

Twitter says you can now speak rather than type when you tweet

The feature will be available to a limited number of users on Apple's iOS platform for now and be rolled out for more iOS users in the coming weeks. Read full article: Twitter says you can now speak rather th...→

Macquarie Telecom pushes its sovereign advantage to government

Macquarie Telecom pushes its sovereign advantage to government

Macquarie Telecom is building a second Canberra data facility to capture surging demand for cloud services from government agencies. Read full article: Macquarie Telecom pushes its sovereign a...→

Strange crab-like object spotted on Mars

Strange crab-like object spotted on Mars

THE Mars Curiosity Rover has taken a strange image that has left space enthusiasts captivated. Read full article: Strange crab-like object spotted on Mars...→

Stud tortoise ‘retires’ after fathering 800 giant tortoises

Stud tortoise ‘retires’ after fathering 800 giant tortoises

A 100-year-old tortoise stud who fathered more than 800 giant tortoises during his career has retired after being credited with saving his species. Read full article: Stud tortoise ‘retires’ after fathering ...→

What’s missing from TikTok’s local push

What’s missing from TikTok’s local push

Surging social media app TikTok is coming to Australia, with plans to open a head office in Sydney. Read full article: What’s missing from TikTok’s local push...→

Bill Ferris mounts push for new innovation policies

Bill Ferris mounts push for new innovation policies

JobKeeper is a 'well-designed prop-up', but Bill Ferris says the country needs to be thinking to 2030 and beyond. Read full article: Bill Ferris mounts push for new innovati...→

What won’t return in next Star Wars

What won’t return in next Star Wars

Video game publisher Electronic Arts (EA) has given Star Wars fans something to look forward to with the announcement of a new game centred around dogfighting [...] Read full article: What won’t return in next Star Wars...→

Amid a spike in bot attacks, Kasada attracts top US investors

Amid a spike in bot attacks, Kasada attracts top US investors

Venture capital funds associated with the CIA and KKR have invested in an Australian cyber start-up to help it grow in the US. Read full article: Amid a spike in bot attacks, Kasada attr...→

New luxury Lexus revealed

New luxury Lexus revealed

Lexus has revealed its latest weapon to take on the BMW 3 Series. Read full article: New luxury Lexus revealed...→

Beware the SoftBank-Credit Suisse financing loop

Beware the SoftBank-Credit Suisse financing loop

Supply chain finance typically provides a discounted advance on anticipated cash flow. Unfortunately, it can also mask early signs of trouble in a situation su [...] Read full article: Beware the SoftBank-Credit Suisse financ...→

US ‘currently under major attack’, claims hacking group

A suspicious amount of online and communications services have gone down in the United States, leading some to suspect a co-ordinated attack designed to disrup [...] Read full article: US ‘currently under major attack’, claim...→

Snake found hiding under family’s fridge

Snake found hiding under family’s fridge

NEXT time you think about cleaning behind the fridge, you might want to think again. Read full article: Snake found hiding under family’s fridge...→

Aussies shiver through coldest day in years

Aussies shiver through coldest day in years

Spare a kind thought for Queenslanders who have today woken up to one of their coldest mornings in years. Read full article: Aussies shiver through coldest day in ye...→

Inside Apple’s secretive headset plans

Inside Apple’s secretive headset plans

A special group of 1000 engineers at Apple is working hard to create the biggest thing since the iPhone, but there has been internal division over its design. Read full article: Inside Apple’s secretive headset plans...→

Big tech giants send Aussie cloud market past $1b

Big tech giants send Aussie cloud market past $1b

A COVID-19 era boost to the adoption of collaboration apps has fed into a boom year for the Australian cloud computing market. And serious money is being made. Read full article: Big tech giants send Aussie cloud market...→

Tech stock surge leaves Altium stranded

Tech stock surge leaves Altium stranded

Widespread investor enthusiasm for tech hasn't extended to Altium, with its shares tumbling 10 per cent this week after reporting weaker-than-expected sales. Read full article: Tech stock surge leaves Altium stranded...→

Donald Trump’s ‘abusive’ tweet slapped with another warning label

Donald Trump’s ‘abusive’ tweet slapped with another warning label

Another tweet from US President Donald Trump has been slapped with a warning label, after Twitter said it violated its policy against threatening harm. Read full article: Donald Trump’s ‘abusive’ tweet slapped w...→

North Korea resurrects annoying tactic

North Korea resurrects annoying tactic

North Korea is set to reintroduce one of its most bizarre and annoying weapons against South Korea, as tensions between the two nations deteriorate further. Read full article: North Korea resurrects annoying tactic...→

Tested: VW’s old-school ute

Tested: VW’s old-school ute

The latest Volkswagen Amarok V6 is a throwback to simpler times. Stripped of luxuries, it combines a big motor with sound mechanical elements and a no-fuss int [...] Read full article: Tested: VW’s old-school ute...→

Apple’s exciting new Watch feature

Apple’s exciting new Watch feature

Apple has announced a sleep-tracking feature for its trademark watch that helps users to make recommendations about waking up and when to go to sleep. Read full article: Apple’s exciting new Watch feature...→

Scientists need your help

Scientists need your help

Supercomputers and artificial intelligence (AI) can help change the world. They can be put to work helping to combat climate change, or help find a cure for il [...] Read full article: Scientists need your help...→

Well, it's worth noting that the breakup was announced at a developers' conferen [...]

Well, it's worth noting that the breakup was announced at a developers' conferen [...]

Well, it's worth noting that the breakup was announced at a developers' conference, because of all of Apple's many offspring, it's the app Apple developers who [...] Read full article: Well, it's worth noting that the breakup...→

What the Intel break-up will mean for Apple users

What the Intel break-up will mean for Apple users

Peter Coleman has confirmed Woodside's appetite to pre-empt a new partner buying Chevron's stake in the North West Shelf venture if required. Read full article: What the Intel break-up will mean for Ap...→

Investigation into mysterious giraffe death

Investigation into mysterious giraffe death

The unexpected death of Gigi the giraffe two weeks after she arrived at Sydney Zoo has prompted an investigation. Read full article: Investigation into mysterious giraffe de...→

iPhone users roasted over iOS 14 announcements

iPhone users roasted over iOS 14 announcements

Apple and iPhone users are copping a roasting online over the newly announced iOS 14 system, with their Android counterparts saying it all sounds a little too [...] Read full article: iPhone users roasted over iOS 14 announc...→

'Game changer': Apple switches to its own chips for Mac computers

'Game changer': Apple switches to its own chips for Mac computers

The move ends a nearly 15-year reliance on Intel and will give software developers for Apple's largest pool of third-party apps new access to its laptops and d [...] Read full article: 'Game changer': Apple switches to its ow...→

Skull find turns evolution on head

Skull find turns evolution on head

A WELL-PRESERVED skull from 1.8 million years ago offers new evidence that early man was a single species with a vast array of different looks. Read full article: Skull find turns evolution on head...→

Turnbull joins Kasada board, touts Huawei foresight

Turnbull joins Kasada board, touts Huawei foresight

The former prime minister has invested $1 million in Kasada and says its bot detection software could stop attacks like those recently deployed against Austral [...] Read full article: Turnbull joins Kasada board, touts Huawe...→

Family slams Google after teen’s death

Family slams Google after teen’s death

A family is calling on Google to stop assisting suicide after discovering what a 19-year-old looked up before his death. WARNING: Distressing content. Read full article: Family slams Google after teen’s death...→

Lost continent beneath New Zealand

Lost continent beneath New Zealand

Interactive maps described as a “scientific benchmark” have revealed the vast continent beneath New Zealand as it’s never been seen before. Read full article: Lost continent beneath New Zealand...→

155yo map fuelling China-India bloodbath

155yo map fuelling China-India bloodbath

High in the icy cold and barren Himalayas, not a shot was fired last week – and yet possibly as many as 60 soldiers from China and India died. Read full article: 155yo map fuelling China-India bloodbath...→

Queenslanders brace for coldest day of the year

Queenslanders brace for coldest day of the year

Parts of Queensland are expected to experience their coldest day of the year this week, with some areas even told to brace for possible snowfall. Read full article: Queenslanders brace for coldest day of t...→

Beijing warns of ‘war’ with India as tensions rise

Beijing warns of ‘war’ with India as tensions rise

China’s state media has warned it is “not afraid” to go to war with India, comparing it to the 1962 conflict that saw over 2000 fatalities. Read full article: Beijing warns of ‘war’ with India as ten...→

Modern warfare has changed and Australia is at risk of attack

Modern warfare has changed and Australia is at risk of attack

An emergency phone call to Scott Morrison was made on Thursday evening, declaring that Australia was under attack. Read full article: Modern warfare has changed and Australia...→

Start-up races to $17m revenue in first eight months

Start-up races to $17m revenue in first eight months

Serial entrepreneur Philip Weinman and Deloitte Digital founder Peter Williams have taken aim at the seemingly bland world of packaging. Read full article: Start-up races to $17m revenue in first ...→

What an awesome ending

It took seven years to be found, but just two hours to be reunited with its owner. Read full article: What an awesome ending...→

Beware pretend work: LinkedIn launched another way to waste your day

Beware pretend work: LinkedIn launched another way to waste your day

LinkedIn users can now post 'stories' like they are on Instagram, but should they? Just because a social site can feel like 'doing work,' doesn't mean it is. Read full article: Beware pretend work: LinkedIn launched a...→

ING Australia to pursue post-COVID remote regional tech workforce

ING Australia to pursue post-COVID remote regional tech workforce

Australia's largest digital bank has been so impressed with its remote working during lockdown that it will tackle tech skills shortages by hiring staff from a [...] Read full article: ING Australia to pursue post-COVID remot...→

Former AFL player raises $6.6m for online advertising start-up

Former AFL player raises $6.6m for online advertising start-up

Former Adelaide Crows and North Melbourne player Brad Moran has already scored big-name clients like Woolworths, Coles and Sainsbury's for CitrusAd. Read full article: Former AFL player raises $6.6m for onlin...→

What Facebook doesn’t want you to know

What Facebook doesn’t want you to know

The big social media platforms and tech companies wield excessive power on the world wide web, and not everyone is happy with how they use this power. Read full article: What Facebook doesn’t want you to know...→

Australia's first mobile - a good fit at 14kg

IT'S so big you need a car to carry it around, and it looks more like a hairdryer than a communications device. Read full article: Australia's first mobile - a good fit at...→

Another tangled whale rescued off QLD coast

Another tangled whale rescued off QLD coast

Three whales in as many days have become hopelessly tangled in shark nets as they embark on their migration route along Australia’s west coast. Read full article: Another tangled whale rescued off QLD co...→

Science behind shortest day of the year

Science behind shortest day of the year

Astrophysicist Jonti Horner explains the science behind the winter solstice and the changing lengths of our days. Read full article: Science behind shortest day of the year...→

Tourist elephants starving, shot by owners

Tourist elephants starving, shot by owners

Elephants held in captivity in southeast Asia have been on the brink of starvation for months, ever since the COVID-19 pandemic came along and brought the tour [...] Read full article: Tourist elephants starving, shot by owne...→

Sharks feasting on dolphin carcass captured in rare drone footage

Sharks feasting on dolphin carcass captured in rare drone footage

Footage has emerged of the moment that several great white sharks were filmed ripping into a dolphin carcass off the coast of California on June 14. Read full article: Sharks feasting on dolphin carcass captu...→

Why The Last of Us, Part II is a PlayStation must-have

Why The Last of Us, Part II is a PlayStation must-have

During the four years they worked on the original The Last Of Us game, and six years they spent on The Last Of Us Part II, the team at Naughty Dog did a lot of [...] Read full article: Why The Last of Us, Part II is a PlaySta...→

‘Most hated woman’ banned on Twitter

‘Most hated woman’ banned on Twitter

A controversial right wing commentator has been permanently banned from Twitter after her comments were deemed as hate speech. Read full article: ‘Most hated woman’ banned on Twitter...→

Donald Trump video removed from Twitter and Facebook

Donald Trump video removed from Twitter and Facebook

Social media giants Facebook and Twitter have removed the “racist baby” Donald Trump posted in the latest move against the President.... Sky News host Chris Ke [...] Read full article: Donald Trump video removed from Twitter ...→

China’s message in cyber attacks

China’s message in cyber attacks

It sounds like the plot for a Hollywood movie, but last month reports emerged that China had unleashed a new and terrifying cyber hacking tool in Australia. Read full article: China’s message in cyber attacks...→

Jeep’s crazy new ute hits Aussie roads

Jeep’s crazy new ute hits Aussie roads

It’s cool and capable and with an appropriately butch design, but Jeep’s first ute in Australia is no workhorse. Read full article: Jeep’s crazy new ute hits Aussie roads...→

Humans ‘not prepared’ for alien bombshell

Humans ‘not prepared’ for alien bombshell

A top scientist at NASA says the agency will soon disclose something “revolutionary” about alien life forms. Read full article: Humans ‘not prepared’ for alien bombshel...→

‘Invisible damage’: Big risk of cyber attack

‘Invisible damage’: Big risk of cyber attack

Politicians don't get it. Our militaries are only just beginning to confront it. An all-out cyber assault has the potential to do as much damage as a nuclear s [...] Read full article: ‘Invisible damage’: Big risk of cyber at...→

Tech stocks drive ASX to a 1.6pc weekly gain

Tech stocks drive ASX to a 1.6pc weekly gain

The Australian sharemarket regained its winning form in the past week, rallying for the seventh week in eight, as technology stocks performed strongly. Read full article: Tech stocks drive ASX to a 1.6pc weekly ...→

Call that triggered cyber attack alarm

Call that triggered cyber attack alarm

Spy agencies sounded the alarm to the Prime Minister Scott Morrison last night to alert the nation to prepare for more cyber attacks that China is suspected of [...] Read full article: Call that triggered cyber attack alarm...→

What to do about ‘embarrassing’ attack

What to do about ‘embarrassing’ attack

Cyber security is no longer a specialist field, it’s a part of everyday life and we all need to take it seriously. Read full article: What to do about ‘embarrassing’ attack...→

What you can do to protect against cyber attack?

What you can do to protect against cyber attack?

Cyber security is no longer a specialist field, it’s a part of everyday life and we all need to take it seriously. Read full article: What you can do to protect against cyber...→

China-India border clash: Photo reveals brutal weapons used

A photo has been shared showing one of the brutal weapons used in a border clash between Chinese and Indian troops that left at least 20 soldiers dead. Read full article: China-India border clash: Photo reveals ...→

Tested: New sporty small SUV

Tested: New sporty small SUV

Skoda’s new Karoq Sportline is made for the couple that’s starting a family but not quite ready to settle down. Read full article: Tested: New sporty small SUV...→

Minecraft makes video game hall of fame

Minecraft makes video game hall of fame

The World Video Game Hall of Fame inducted Bejeweled, Centipede, King’s Quest and Minecraft in a virtual ceremony recognising their influence on the industry a [...] Read full article: Minecraft makes video game hall of fame...→

China the main suspect in huge cyber attack

China the main suspect in huge cyber attack

China is the chief suspect in a massive and “malicious” cyber attack on Australia’s essential services, government agencies, industry and infrastructure. Read full article: China the main suspect in huge cyber att...→

2 Major cyber attack reported against Australian Government and businesses | Cairns Post

2 Major cyber attack reported against Australian Government and businesses | Cairns Post

Australia is currently being hit with a massive cyber attack by a sophisticated, state-based cyber actor, Prime Minister Scott Morrison says. Read full article: 2 Major cyber attack reported against Au...→

NSW centralises digital spending, establishing $1.6b fund

NSW centralises digital spending, establishing $1.6b fund

NSW has created a large digital infrastructure fund to centralise spending and drive a single whole of government strategy for technology deployment Read full article: NSW centralises digital spending, establ...→

‘Performative’: Police ban slammed

‘Performative’: Police ban slammed

Amazon’s announcement that it would stop letting police use its facial recognition technology for a year has been branded as “performative” by a US politician. Read full article: ‘Performative’: Police ban slammed...→

Trump ad banned over ‘Nazi’ symbol

Trump ad banned over ‘Nazi’ symbol

Social media giant Facebook has moved against the Trump administration, taking down campaign ads for breaching its “policy on organised hate”. Read full article: Trump ad banned over ‘Nazi’ symbol...→

Vile abuse after TV appearance

Vile abuse after TV appearance

Australia’s internet cop has “escalated” a campaign of abuse against an activist and lawyer to Twitter after she was targeted online following an appearance on [...] Read full article: Vile abuse after TV appearance...→

‘The best game of the year so far’

‘The best game of the year so far’

Making a great sequel is hard, but making a follow-up to one of the best video games of all time is a huge challenge. Read full article: ‘The best game of the year so far’...→

Nissan’s game-changing SUV lands in Oz

Nissan’s game-changing SUV lands in Oz

Nissan knows how to sell SUVs. Its X-Trail is the top-selling SUV in the world, while the smaller Qashqai is a big hit in Europe. Read full article: Nissan’s game-changing SUV lands in Oz...→

Third crisis a charm for Fineos

Third crisis a charm for Fineos

Having emerged relatively unscathed from the dotcom crash and GFC, the ASX-listed insurance software player is now capitalising on accelerated digital transfor [...] Read full article: Third crisis a charm for Fineos...→