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faceapp’s fine print means you effectively can’t sue them, unless you send a letter to their russian office within 30 days

FaceApp’s fine print means you effectively can’t sue them, unless you send a letter...

FaceApp fun (terms and conditions apply). FaceApp Viral photo app FaceApp has taken the world by storm. Launched in 2017, the app has recently enjoyed mass popularity due largely to Hollywood celebrities posting their humorous edited pictures...
not one but two aussie dishes were used to get the tv signals back from the apollo 11 moonwalk

Not one but two Aussie dishes were used to get the TV signals back...

US astronaut Neil Armstrong on the Moon during the Apollo 11 mission. NASA The role Australia played in relaying the first television images of astronaut Neil Armstrong’s historic walk on the Moon 50 years...
wind and solar cut rather than boost australia’s wholesale electricity prices

Wind and solar cut rather than boost Australia’s wholesale electricity prices

Power failure. It’s gas, not wind, that’s pushing up electricity prices. Shutterstock Wholesale prices in the National Electricity Market have climbed significantly in recent years. The increase has coincided with a rapid increase in the...
top web design trends that are dominating 2019

Top Web Design Trends That Are Dominating 2019

With around 2 billion websites out there, there are bound to be plenty of sites with stunning designs. But there are also millions of sites which just make you want to close the tab. With any...
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Footprints on the Moon and cemeteries on Mars: interview with space archaeologist Alice Gorman

Perhaps in 50 more years we will be sick of hearing stories from people who have travelled to the moon and back.  tdlucas5000 / AAP Alice Gorman is a space archaeologist working on space junk...
Out Of The Bluetooth - 5 Surprising Things You Can Do With Bluetooth Technology

Out Of The Bluetooth – 5 Surprising Things You Can Do With Bluetooth Technology

Bluetooth technology has come a long way. If you still associate it with synching your phone to your car for hands-free phone calls, then you might be surprised by what Bluetooth technology is out...

Emoji aren’t ruining language: they’re a natural substitute for gesture 🔥🔥🔥

Gestures and emoji don’t break down into smaller parts, nor do they easily combine into larger words or sentences. Shutterstock We’re much more likely to be hanging out on social media than at the watercooler...

We need human oversight of machine decisions to stop robo-debt drama

One former member of Australia’s government review tribunal has described robo-debt as a form of ‘extortion’. Shutterstock Federal MP Amanda Rishworth raised concerns over the weekend that Australia could be headed for another...

After defamation ruling, it’s time Facebook provided better moderation tools

Online community managers are well-educated and mostly women. Shutterstock After a NSW Supreme court judge ruled this week that Australian publishers are liable for defamatory comments on their Facebook sites, it’s clear that page owners...

The lowdown on Libra: what consumers need to know about Facebook’s new cryptocurrency

Libra could become more successful than other cryptocurrencies because it has the backing of multiple large international corporations. Shutterstock Cryptocurrencies have become a global phenomenon in the past few years. Now Facebook...