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​The tyranny of distance: Building better broadband for the bush

As the rollout of the NBN continues across the country, Australia's digital future is being threatened by a growing divide. Cities surge ahead but the country's remote indigenous communities risk becoming the "forgotten part of Australia".

By 24 June 2014

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Industry leaders call for better Broadband for the Bush

As the rollout of the NBN marches on, as many as 3.7 million people in rural and remote Australia are being left behind in the country's digital revolution, but one group of experts says that's not good enough.

By 16 May 2014

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Bush Australia TVs recalled due to acid leak

Bush Australia has been forced to recall one of its TVs, sold in Harvey Norman, due to a flaw that has caused leaking acidic liquid.

By 24 April 2014

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Ralph Baer, father of home video game console, dies at 92

Engineer invented the predecessor to today's home video game consoles while working at a defense contractor in the late '60s and early '70s.

By 8 December 2014

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Man fined for crashing drone over police operation in Melbourne

A man has been fined for flying a drone over police during a nine-hour siege in Melbourne after the remotely piloted aircraft hit power lines and almost injured police below.

By 19 December 2014

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That privacy notice you're posting to Facebook? It won't work

Users of the world's largest social network are once again falling for a hoax "notice" to copyright their content.

By 2 December 2014

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Clinton to W: You're not on Twitter? W to Clinton: You're not on Instagram?

As if to prove that they are the two hippest, down-with-the-peeps ex-presidents around, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton enjoy a little mutual socially networked ribbing.

By 14 November 2014

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​'Mad Max in a space suit': Borderlands puts Australia on the moon

With Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, 2K Australia has created a new breed of video game -- an irreverent twist on the famous franchise with a distinct "Space Opera Australiana" edge.

By 10 October 2014

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Rights holders move to block Australian access to US Netflix

More than a quarter of Australian media subscribers use Netflix through VPNs, but that may soon change as local rights holders move to have the US version of the service blocked.

By 17 September 2014

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Australia pays less for VOD movies according to industry body

According to new research commissioned by the peak home entertainment industry body, Australia is close to parity when it comes to pricing of video-on-demand new releases.

By 18 September 2014