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National

National

You Can Donate Your Mobile Data To Young Aussies Who Don't Have Internet Access

2 min read

A new initiative is encouraging thousands of Aussies to lend a helping hand to disadvantaged young Australians by giving them access to the internet for school and job searching.

World

World

Google Could Access Data On Pay And Banking Habits With New Bank Accounts

3 min read

Google plans to launch a checking account aimed at individuals as soon as next year.

Katharine Kemp

Katharine Kemp

Google Knows Where You Are At All Times. Here's Why It Matters That It's Being Sued

7 min read

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) yesterday announced it is suing Google for allegedly misleading consumers about its collection and use of personal location data.

Tech

Tech

'Alarming' Data Breach Leaves Personal Details Of 50,000 Students Vulnerable

6 min read

Names, emails, birthdays and phone numbers of up to 50,000 students across Australia have been exposed in a potential data breach affecting a popular ticketing website.

News

News

FaceApp Makes You Look Old But Are You Giving Up Your Privacy?

1 min read

Reading their privacy page will also age you fifty years.

Updated

Updated

Australian Uni Hit With Huge Data Breach Going Back 19 Years

2 min read

The Australian National University has been hit with a huge data breach of personal information from staff, students and visitors that dates back almost two decades. 

Sorin Toma

Sorin Toma

Zuckerberg's Calls For Increased Oversight After Christchurch Could Be Fake News

4 min read

The evil Christchurch atrocity has not only reignited the issue of gun control, it’s again shone the spotlight on the power and lack of regulation of social media and the behemoth that is Facebook.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Couple Brutally Shamed For Launching Fundraiser For Their Wedding

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

Exclusive

Exclusive

Optus 'Mistakenly' Publishes Private Numbers Online And In White Pages

2 min read

Optus has been forced to apologise to its customers after it shared names, phone numbers and addresses of people who are privately listed.

World

World

The Bizarre Theory That #10YearChallenge Is A Facebook Data Mining Plot

2 min read

A theory suggesting the newest meme to sweep the internet is actually a data mining activity orchestrated by Facebook has picked up so much traction the social media giant has now responded.

Sorin Toma

Sorin Toma

Online Users Are The Cash Cows Milked By Google, Amazon And Facebook

3 min read

Some say it was necessary.

Tech

Tech

Facebook Security Breach Hits 50 Million Accounts And Might Affect Instagram Too

2 min read

Even if you never log into Facebook itself these days, the other apps and services you use, might be impacted by Facebook’s latest big, bad news.

World

World

Amazon Investigates Claims Of Employees Leaking Data For Bribes

1 min read

The bribery is allegedly particularly strong in the company's Chinese market.

Tech

Tech

How And Why Apple Is Going To Keep You Off Your Phone

5 min read

Apple still wants you to use your devices, but soon your iPhone won't "beg" for your attention.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Gaza Border Protests, Facebook's App Crackdown And NAPLAN Begins

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

National

National

Google Under ACCC Investigation For Using Data To Track Customers

2 min read

And they may have racked up a $580 million bill doing so.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Triple Zero Calls Blocked, Trump Pays Stormy And A Twitter Data Glitch

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday morning.