TWO MILLION CARS HIT BY AIRBAG RECALL

2018-03-04T20:30:07+00:00March 1st, 2018|Categories: General Interest, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

With more than two million Australian cars subject to today’s compulsory recall, RACV is urging vehicle manufacturers to act quickly to replace faulty airbags in affected vehicles. The federal government has announced a recall of 2.3 million vehicles with defective Takata airbags that pose a serious threat to lives. It affects more than 60 models from [...]

ATO CRACKDOWN

2018-02-21T09:26:40+00:00February 21st, 2018|Categories: Business, General Interest, Politics|Tags: , , , , , , |

Claiming a deduction for 'Other work-related expenses' this year? This year, the ATO will be paying close attention to what people are claiming as 'other' deductions. These deductions are for expenses other than car, travel, clothing or self-education and may include home office, union fees, mobile phone and internet, overtime meals and tools & equipment. Even [...]

GOOGLE KILLS APP SECTION IN CHROME WEB STORE

2018-01-17T15:25:40+00:00December 12th, 2017|Categories: Business, General Interest, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The Chrome Web Store’s app section was meant to ‘bridge the gap’ between dated web and app technologies. Google is now torching that bridge, shutting down the Chrome app portal on its Web Store. Extensions and themes will live on. Google says only one percent of Chrome desktop users across Mac, Windows and Linux actually utilise packaged apps downloaded via [...]

BITCOIN IS A GAMBLE

2018-01-17T15:25:40+00:00December 5th, 2017|Categories: Business, General Interest, Opinion, Technology|Tags: , , |

Bitcoin has skyrocketed in value since it was introduced in 2009. If you bought in early enough, you made hundreds of thousands or even millions of dollars. Still unsure about what bitcoin is and what all the fuss is about? On today’s show, Glenn condensed the rise of bitcoin and other digital currencies into a few [...]

SELF-DRIVING CARS WILL HAVE TO DECIDE WHO DIES DURING CRASH

2018-01-17T15:25:40+00:00December 5th, 2017|Categories: General Interest, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

By Charlie Nash (BREITBART TECH) Self-driving cars may have to make the moral decision of who lives and who dies during a crash, according to a report. “As you approach a rise in the road, heading south, a school bus appears, driving north, one driven by a human, and it veers sharply toward you. There is [...]

THE VICTORIAN UNIVERSITIES WITH THE BEST AND WORST OUTCOMES

2018-01-17T15:25:40+00:00November 30th, 2017|Categories: Education, Employment, General Interest|Tags: , , , , , , , |

By Henrietta Cook (THE AGE). Victoria has the best and worst university completion rates in Australia, according to new Education Department data. The figures also reveal that national completion rates have dropped to their lowest ever levels, with just 66 per cent of Australian students who started their degree in 2010 completing it within six years. Federation University [...]

APPLE SUPPORT YOUTUBE CHANNEL LAUNCHES

2018-01-17T15:25:40+00:00November 29th, 2017|Categories: General Interest, Technology, Tips And Tricks, Video|Tags: , , , , |

Apple has launched an official Apple Support YouTube channel, uploading a series of videos that cover assorted iOS tips and tricks to help out customers new to iPhone and iPad. First noted on Reddit, the Apple Support YouTube channel was registered on October 5, but had remained dormant until yesterday when the channel was quietly populated with its [...]

AUSSIE HELPERS – HELPING FARMERS IN NEED

2018-01-17T15:25:40+00:00November 29th, 2017|Categories: Business, General Interest, People Included, Social|Tags: , , , , , , , |

No one wants to admit things are tough, and farmers are some of the proudest people in Australia. But sometimes they need our help, especially before it’s too late. Aussie Helpers stays in touch with 100’s of farming families to ensure their well being and survival through good and bad times. I encourage you to be [...]

CAMPAIGNING FOR CANCER

2018-01-17T15:25:40+00:00November 22nd, 2017|Categories: caseyHQ, dandenongHQ, General Interest, Lifestyle, monashHQ, Opinion|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

If you were told that the Cancer Council along with the Australian Medical Association were campaigning for more cancer, you would want to know what the hell is going on. And yet judging by their stance on e-cigarettes, it would seem that is precisely what they are doing. The Parliamentary Inquiry into the Use and Marketing [...]

XBOX ONE X PREORDERS OPEN

2018-01-17T15:25:41+00:00August 21st, 2017|Categories: Gaming, General Interest, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By Sean Hollister (CNET). You can now preorder an Xbox One X. If you're the kind of person who plunks down cash early for the latest, greatest game consoles, I hope you're paying attention: 1. Microsoft just opened preorders for its new Xbox One X, the souped-up Xbox One with enough added muscle to play games at higher [...]