Technology

Sat 13 Oct 2018

Aussie parents a bunch of mobile dummies

premium_icon Aussie parents a bunch of mobile dummies

AUSTRALIAN parents are hanging on to, rather than handing down, their old mobile phones because they don’t know how to clear the data, a survey has found.

Facebook refuses to identify hackers

Facebook refuses to identify hackers

FACEBOOK’S latest security breach put 50 million accounts at risk but the tech giant has resisted angry calls from users to reveal the source of the breach.

Fri 12 Oct 2018

Google Maps search ends in divorce

Google Maps search ends in divorce

A MAN who was looking up romantic places to take his wife to found out she’d already been there — and it ended their marriage.

Eye-watering land deal ended in tears

premium_icon Eye-watering land deal ended in tears

Cutting-edge company was clearly still a work in progress, defence tells fraud trial

WIND, SOLAR AND MORE: Company's big plans for Gladstone

premium_icon WIND, SOLAR AND MORE: Company's big plans for Gladstone

A 300 MEGAWATT solar farm at Rodds Bay is just the beginning of Renew Estate's investment in Gladstone, director Simon Currie said.

Royals bungle Eugenie wedding tweet

Royals bungle Eugenie wedding tweet

THE Royal Family has showed it isn’t paying very close attention to Princess Eugenie’s wedding tomorrow, getting the groom’s name wrong in a hilarious tweet.

Thu 11 Oct 2018

Forgotten Apple product fans want back

Forgotten Apple product fans want back

FOR years Apple has remained quiet on one of its most popular products. Now customers are reluctantly getting ready to write its epitaph.

Wed 10 Oct 2018

Dyson’s new device is the best yet

Dyson’s new device is the best yet

WHEN it comes to the power of suction, Dyson has dominated the market. But this simple hand tool could be its best product yet.

‘World’s Hottest Grandma’ banned from Instagram

‘World’s Hottest Grandma’ banned from Instagram

THE Gold coast mum is known for her provocative photos on social media. But her latest snap was quickly taken down by Instagram.

Google’s new phone stops annoying calls

Google’s new phone stops annoying calls

GOOGLE’s new Pixel 3 phone, launched overnight, has an inventive feature which means you’ll never have to hear from another telemarketer.

Tue 9 Oct 2018

Does this photo prove time travel exists?

Does this photo prove time travel exists?

A SHOCKING photo from the 1940s has emerged on Twitter, with users being quick to point out one telling detail. Is this the work of a time traveller?

ROAD TEST: Hyundai'sT two-faced hot hatch i30N

ROAD TEST: Hyundai'sT two-faced hot hatch i30N

HYUNDAI’S i30 N, the brand’s first hot hatch, shapes up as a family car and a weekend track toy

New Google phone to test Apple

New Google phone to test Apple

GOOGLE is about to unveil a string of new products as it looks to make a statement in the premium smartphone market.

Parents spend big on investigators to spy on their kids

premium_icon Parents spend big on investigators to spy on their kids

PRIVATE investigation companies usually occupied with fraud and cheating spouses are being hired by parents, for thousands of dollars a week, to track children.

Tech startup shops for expansion in the US

premium_icon Tech startup shops for expansion in the US

BRISBANE-based retail tech startup Neto already employs 150 people and is looking to accelerate its growth by expanding into the United States.

Fri 5 Oct 2018

PM puts Russia in firing line

premium_icon PM puts Russia in firing line

PRIME Minister Scott Morrison takes aim at the Russian military and intelligence service for cyber attacks on political, media, business and sport institutions.

NuTank says thanks for 10 years of buying their tanks

premium_icon NuTank says thanks for 10 years of buying their tanks

The Rockhampton company has gone from strength to strength

Thu 4 Oct 2018

Selfies are now a ‘major health problem’

Selfies are now a ‘major health problem’

A NEW study has found an alarming number of people are dying every year from taking selfies and the most common way they die has been revealed.

Insta princess’s crazy prison demands

Insta princess’s crazy prison demands

KIRA Mayer is used to living the pampered life of an Instagram princess. But now she’s serving hard time and making crazy demands.

Faris deletes underwear photo after backlash

Faris deletes underwear photo after backlash

THE actor was targeted by internet trolls who bombarded her Instagram post with cruel comments about her appearance.

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