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Australia's housing market is unlikely to 'collapse under its own weight'

Thursday  22:55,   15 november 2018

RBA deputy governor Guy Debelle says regulatory curbs on investor lending have “meaningfully reduced” Australia’s household debt... >>>

Brisbane-based burger chain under fire from McDonald’s over ‘Big Pac’

Thursday  22:46,   15 november 2018

McDonald's has forced an Australian business to dump one of its new products, claiming it infringed upon its iconic Big Mac intellectual... >>>

All Roger David stores to shut down before Christmas, 500 jobs gone

Thursday  22:30,   15 november 2018

Menswear chain Roger David will close its doors for good within weeks, after administrators were unable to find new owners for the collapsed retailer. The 76-year-old company called in administrators KordaMentha last month, saying its 57 stores... >>>

Firefox will notify you when you visit breached websites

Thursday  18:57,   15 november 2018

Has this site been pwned? Mozilla knows... >>>

Twitter's Explore tab starts sorting stories into sections

Thursday  13:53,   15 november 2018

Twitter has updated its Explore tab for iOS, sorting entries into separate sections depending on their topics. The platform says it implemented the change to make Explore easier to, well, explore and to give you a quick way to find stories you'd... >>>

'Unreasonable' demands to grow profit fuel scandals: Wesfarmers chair

Thursday  13:53,   15 november 2018

Michael Chaney says pressure from investors, analysts and journalists on companies to deliver short-term profit growth 'undoubtedly' motivated bad... >>>

New apartment sales in Sydney and Melbourne are tanking

Thursday  13:17,   15 november 2018

New apartment sales in Sydney and Melbourne slumped in the September quarter, according to a report from property advisory group... >>>

WhatsApp is testing a feature to add users with a QR code

Thursday  11:26,   15 november 2018

Recently, WABetaInfo found out that whatsapp is trying out a feature which might soon let people add others through QR... >>>

Leaked photos show Apple’s next-gen AirPods for the first time ever

Thursday  09:12,   15 november 2018

Well, Apple fans, it looks like your favorite gadget maker has one more surprise up its sleeve ahead of the holidays this... >>>

Amazon's threat in Australia: Are retailers downplaying its impact this Christmas?

Thursday  08:35,   15 november 2018

A survey of some of the nation's leading retailers shows most think Amazon won't have any impact on their Christmas trading performance, but Deloitte warns they may be underestimating the retail... >>>

The iPhone X can be hacked to pull your recently deleted files

Thursday  06:46,   15 november 2018

So far Apple knows, but hasn’t released a... >>>

Global oil market faces surplus throughout 2019 as demand growth slows

Thursday  06:35,   15 november 2018

Global oil market faces surplus throughout 2019 as demand growth... >>>

Facebook reportedly used anti-Semitic attacks to discredit its critics

Thursday  06:16,   15 november 2018

A new blockbuster report dives into the questionable tactics behind Facebook’s crisis management. Criticized for months about how it provides a platform for hate speech, Facebook reportedly took a novel approach to answering its attackers: Dabbling... >>>

Hasbro is now selling 'Monopoly for Millennials' but some people aren't happy about it

Thursday  05:45,   15 november 2018

Hasbro recently released a version of Monopoly called "Monopoly for Millennials." The game's tagline is "Forget real estate. You can't afford it... >>>

QSuper members asked to pay back thousands of dollars over 'undetected administrative errors'

Thursday  04:31,   15 november 2018

About 100 members of superannuation fund QSuper have been asked to pay back tens of thousands of dollars after 'undetected administrative... >>>