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Why is Website Development Crucial To The Digital Success Of Your Business?

Does your website meet the online business goals of your company? Is it regularly checked and updated to match the direction of your business...

Bunnings, Kmart and The Good Guys say they use facial recognition for ‘loss prevention’. An expert explains what it might mean for you

Once the purview of law enforcement and intelligence agencies, facial recognition is now being used to identify consumers in Australian stores. If you’ve seen the...

When will I be able to upload my brain to a computer?

We don’t know how much information the human brain can store. agsandrew/Shutterstock We often imagine that human consciousness is as simple as input and output of...

When self-driving cars crash, who’s responsible? Courts and insurers need to know what’s inside the ‘black box’

Image: Shutterstock The first serious accident involving a self-driving car in Australia occurred in March this year. A pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries when hit by a...

How to Stop Google Chrome Zapping Your Battery on an Old Mac

Google Chrome is marketed as fast and efficient and your older Mac users agree that it is very fast and efficient at draining your...

‘Ukraine biolabs’: how attempts to debunk a conspiracy theory only helped it spread

Image: Shutterstock On February 24, as Russian forces began their invasion, stories of US-funded biolabs and bioweapon research in Ukraine began to spread on social media. The false claims spread...

There is, in fact, a ‘wrong’ way to use Google. Here are 5 tips to set you on the right path

Image: Shutterstock I was recently reading comments on a post related to COVID-19, and saw a reply I would classify as misinformation, bordering on conspiracy....

Weapons of mass destruction: what are the chances Russia will use a nuclear or chemical attack on Ukraine?

Image: MAXAR TECHNOLOGIES/EPA About three weeks into the Russian invasion of Ukraine, it’s safe to say things aren’t going Russia’s way – and it has...

3 ways Russia has shown military ‘incompetence’ during its invasion of Ukraine

Image: Vadim Ghirda/AP Two weeks into Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, it has become apparent Russia’s military is experiencing failures – both technical and strategic –...

Fake viral footage is spreading alongside the real horror in Ukraine. Here are 5 ways to spot it

Genuine image of an abandoned Russian tank near the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv during this week’s invasion. But social media is rife with fake...
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Q&A with American artists BenBen & Lily Desmond

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Snowmobiles: The Bridge That Connects Excitement and Danger

In the middle of winter, the outdoors turns into one big, frozen playground. For adventure seekers and extreme enthusiasts, this offers an opportunity to...

ASPEN and Liv Hanna Release “Endgame”

Last month, on the same day, the world was blessed with two singles, "Sweetest Mistake" and "Sign It on the Line," the former by...

Mick Pacholli

Mick created TAGG - The Alternative Gig Guide in 1979 with Helmut Katterl, the world's first real Street Magazine. He had been involved with his fathers publishing business, Toorak Times and associated publications since 1972.  Mick was also involved in Melbourne's music scene for a number of years opening venues, discovering and managing bands and providing information and support for the industry. Mick has also created a number of local festivals and is involved in not for profit and supporting local charities.