Category: Business

the fake newsstand prints false headlines from the internet into real newspapers + magazines

though it may not be a brand-new phenomenon, the spread of misinformation and fabricated stories has gained substantial ground in the past few years, partially due to the parallel rise of easy-access, online platforms. in order to expose citizens to…

We take a look at Wattle Park’s history, amenities and house prices

SET your eyes on Wattle Park, and its tranquil, leafy setting within 15 minutes of the city might just put a spell on you. Co-vendors Gordon Lee and daughter, Katherine Lee, (above, with daughter Victoria), are selling their updated, four-bedroom…

It’s Official: These Are the Best Bathroom Trends of the Year

Bathrooms have seen quite a transformation in the last decade. Traditionally, they’ve been seen as a functional space, the rise of wellness trends has pushed bathrooms in the realm of spa-like havens to pamper yourself, do your morning skincare routine, …

Lion Air crash: Indonesia finds faults in more new Boeing planes

Indonesia’s transport ministry said Friday it had found “minor” faults in two other Boeing 737-MAX 8 jets, including a cockpit indicator display problem which an analyst said may be similar to one reported in the crashed Lion Air Jet. The…

Cairns’ Dayatech Automation lists security, blinds as top gadgets

HOME automation might still be new to the Far North but according to one industry expert, the demand for keyless entry, automatic light systems is set to ramp up in the next six months. And, for a relatively small cost,…

US Accuses Chinese Company of Stealing Micron Trade Secrets

The Chinese government has made manufacturing computer chips that store data—memory—a major priority of its centralized science and technology strategy. According to the US Department of Justice, China plans to do it not just through research and development, but through…

PSA: You Need to Know About Travel Delay Protection If You’re Booking Flights

Picture this: It’s right before Thanksgiving, and you’re ever-so-patiently navigating the scene at an airport. People are everywhere—but you expected that. What you didn’t expect, however, was for your flight to be delayed. So you wait it out, pushing stuffing…

These insane dream homes will go under the hammer this Saturday

The house at 62 Keona Rd, McDowall, will go to auction on Saturday. DREAM homes galore will be going under the hammer this weekend. The split-level house at 62 Keona Rd, McDowall, already has seven registered bidders, according to Ray…

Facebook Sketches a Future With a Diminished News Feed

For most of the past year, Mark Zuckerberg has been trying to convince the world that Facebook was fast becoming a very different company—one that accepted its enormous role shaping public opinion worldwide and would spend what it took to…

Gibbon Street: Integrating Open Design and Greenery with Classic Workers Cottage

AN old workers cottage in the riverside inner suburb of New Farm, Brisbane, Australia, the Gibbon Street house is a delightful contemporary home that combines the past with the present in a innovative and eco-friendly manner. The house was revamped…

Warning of ‘mass rallies’, boycotts if Morrison pushes ahead with Jerusalem embassy move

Australia moving its embassy in Israel to the city of Jerusalem would risk a significant backlash in Indonesia including “mass rallies” and boycotts of Australian products, a Human Rights Watch researcher has warned. The Morrison government announced it was considering…

Rozelle cottage sells to local couple for $2m

No. 1 Napoleon St in Rozelle sold for $2 million. A QUAINT cottage in the heart of Rozelle found a buyer on Saturday, selling under the hammer for $2 million. The four-bedroom home with no parking at 1 Napoleon St…

IBM Buying Open Source Specialist Red Hat for $34 Billion

IBM just spent $34 billion to buy a software company that gives away its primary product for free. IBM Sunday said it would acquire Red Hat, best known for its Red Hat Enterprise Linux operating system. Red Hat is an…

g2 estudio’s dragonfly house is built with all-glass facades for 360º views over buenos aires

located along a golf course in a suburban area of buenos aires, the libélula house (spanish for dragonfly) by g2 estudio is designed as a sequence of continuous, weightless spaces, and fluid routes that take advantage of the expanded views…