Category Archive: News

The week that was: in technology and entertainment.

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In brief, it’s been a busy week in the entertainment industry with major conferences being held including the Electronic Entertainment Expo and Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference. Looking for an unbiased, concise update on… Continue reading

The Truth Is?

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From K-Pop, to ex-soldiers, to the aftermath of nuclear explosions, The Truth Is? is bound to be a catch. Today Danny and I had the opportunity to listen to journalist Hamish Macdonald talk about… Continue reading

GAME DEVELOPERS HAVE ‘LIGHTNING IN A BOTTLE’

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By Danny Saba Game developers will have more job opportunities over the coming years as the industry in Australia changes and government funding begins to roll out. Screen Australia’s Investment Manager Mike Cowap… Continue reading

Tattoo registry proposal slammed

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Tattooists and civil libertarians have criticised a proposal for a tattoo registry in Queensland, saying the intent to stop gang money laundering activities would be ineffective and an invasion of privacy. The registry… Continue reading

Redefining Homelessness

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The Australian Bureau of Statistics has changed its definition for homelessness, reducing the number of recorded homeless people in Australia by over 15,000. The ABS review showed the statistics had been adjusted from… Continue reading

TRANSPORT TURMOIL

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By Danny Saba The unclear scope of Brisbane City Council’s (BCC) bus review is of “great concern” to the local community, according to Councillor for Tennyson Ward Nicole Johnston. “The state government’s decision… Continue reading

Green Light for Left Turn on Red Trial

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The RACQ have said there is a “safety compromise” with the new left turn on red trial that began on the Gold Coast yesterday. The three-month trial allows motorists to turn left on… Continue reading

Suggestive billboards “not out to offend anyone”

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The reappearance of sexually suggestive billboards across the Gold Coast has raised concern that the standards for advertising are “out of control”, according to Assistant Minister for Child Safety Rob Molhoek yesterday. The… Continue reading

Teachers Bullied

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A Queensland teacher fears for her safety after being attacked by a student in a school yard fight earlier this week. The Brisbane high school teacher, who wished to remain nameless, said the… Continue reading