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Facebook pulls the plug on its data snooping Onavo VPN service

Friday  15:05,   22 february 2019
theverge

Its research programs will also gain more... >>>

Coal power baron calls on Australians to 'embrace' clean energy

Friday  14:33,   22 february 2019
watoday.com.au

Trevor St Baker is spending nearly $30 million to build a nationwide electric car charging network as he states clean energy 'is the... >>>

Australian regulator investigates trading in pay-later stocks

Friday  14:33,   22 february 2019
reuters

Australian regulator investigates trading in pay-later... >>>

Laneway complaint leads to $50k bill for ratepayers

Friday  14:33,   22 february 2019
msn

A complaint to council has left ratepayers footing a $50,000 for a paper trail that goes all the way back to the mid-1800s. At the centre of the drama is a small laneway tucked between two houses in the Sydney suburb of Ryde. Jurds Lane was quietly... >>>

Westpac tips two interest rate cuts this year as economy slows

Friday  14:33,   22 february 2019
smh.com.au

The bank also revised down its GDP growth forecasts for 2019 and 2020 and expects the unemployment rate to start rising in the second half of this year. It also says inflation will remain subdued. Westpac is the first of the big four banks to call... >>>

Adelaide Oval food price hike

Friday  14:33,   22 february 2019
msn

Football fans will be forking out more for a beer and a burger at Adelaide Oval this year with prices some of the highest in the nation. A pint of mid strength beer is the most expensive at any Australian AFL stadium, matching Sydney Cricket... >>>

Chinese officials ban Australian coal imports

Friday  14:33,   22 february 2019
abc.net.au

Chinese officials ban Australian coal... >>>

Australian retailers shut down by foreign competition

Friday  14:33,   22 february 2019
msn

Australian retailers are currently going under at the rate of about one a month, making everyone in the industry... >>>

Google will end forced arbitration for employees in all disputes

Friday  11:07,   22 february 2019
theverge

Expanding its previous... >>>

It’s Big, It’s Clever… But Is The Samsung Galaxy Fold ACTUALLY Any Good?

Friday  07:50,   22 february 2019
knowyourmobile

First-generation devices are always glitchy. Can the Samsung Galaxy Fold buck the trend? Or should you wait for the Galaxy Fold... >>>

Nestle pulls YouTube ads over abuse claims

Friday  05:05,   22 february 2019
bbc

Several big firms pull ads after they appear next to content that allegedly sexualised... >>>

Can foldable phones deliver where tablets failed?

Friday  04:26,   22 february 2019
msn

Maybe. >>>

AT&T pulls ads from YouTube over pedophilia controversy

Friday  04:15,   22 february 2019
engadget

As YouTube continues to struggle with the issue of child predators latching on to content for kids, the video platform has lost another major advertiser. AT&T has decided to pull its ads from YouTube, according to CNBC. The telecom giant joins... >>>

New tiny tyrannosaur helps show how T. rex got big

Thursday  19:06,   21 february 2019
nationalgeographic

The gangly predator fills in a crucial gap in our understanding of how tyrannosaurs came to dominate during the... >>>

Qantas and Jetstar ditching paper boarding passes

Thursday  14:31,   21 february 2019
msn

As part of an environmental push the airlines are aiming to reduce the amount of rubbish they send to... >>>