Valve Issues Second Appeal Against $3m Australian Fine

Valve Issue Second Fine Appeal A little over a year ago, Valve was hit with a $3m in the Australian courts. The reason for this fine was due to their reported failure to issue ...

January 24, 2018 at 1:56 pm by
Researchers Working on Performance Enhancing Device for eSports

Researchers Working on Performance Enhancing Device for eSports

Competitive gaming aka eSports is big money-making industry so it only makes sense that many people want to get in on the action. Researchers from Perth, Australia however are ...

August 20, 2017 at 8:19 pm by
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Apple Has Not Paid Any Taxes in New Zealand for the Last 10 Years

Despite having a sales total of over $4.2 billion in New Zealand, it appears that Apple has not paid a single cent in taxes over the past 10 years according to a report by the ...

March 21, 2017 at 10:03 am by

Valve Fined $3m for Refusing Steam Refunds

Valve has been fined by the Australian Federal Court for failing to fulfil refunds on its game distribution platform Steam. The company was hit with the biggest possible fine ...

December 23, 2016 at 5:00 pm by

Valve Given $3m Fine by Australian Federal Court Over Refund Policy

Earlier this year Valve was found guilty of breaking Australian Consumer Law, and the Australian Federal Court aren’t taking that lightly with their decision that Valve ...

November 22, 2016 at 3:45 pm by

Elon Musk’s Hyperloop to Arrive in Australia Soon

There are many innovative projects linked to Elon Musk’s name, whether we’re talking about his outer space ventures or incredible breakthroughs as far as personal ...

October 4, 2016 at 5:07 pm by

Facebook Bringing Sound to Autoplay Videos

Facebook is testing playing sound on its autoplay videos. While autoplay videos have been a fixture on Facebook for some time, the sound has been muted until the user decided ...

August 25, 2016 at 6:02 pm by

Australia Shifts North Thanks to GPS Fix

You may not have realised it but this weekend Australia moved. The entire continent moved north over the weekend to help address an issue with its location on the ...

August 1, 2016 at 11:00 pm by

Australia Looks To Sell Million In Bitcoins

When it comes to cryptocurrency, there is only really one that anyone speaks about. Bitcoin is a digital currency that has found itself in turbulent times recently. With ...

May 31, 2016 at 12:00 pm by

Direct Mind-to-Machine Interface Surgery coming to Australia

An Australian neurologist is soon to introduce direct mind-to-machine interfaces, requiring minimal surgery, which would allow humans to control machinery and vehicles with a ...

May 30, 2016 at 7:00 pm by

Australia is Spending Millions on Cyber-Security

In this day and age, cyber-security is a huge issue for countries and companies alike, and everyone wants to upgrade and protect their systems. The latest to join this barrage ...

April 22, 2016 at 11:20 pm by

Valve Found Guilty of Breaking Australian Consumer Law

Valve is known for creating the popular digital sales platform Steam, which does everything hardware to regular sales on video games. One thing they’ve been keen to ...

March 29, 2016 at 9:15 am by

Australian Beaches to be Patrolled by Shark-Spotting Drones

We have known for some time now that Australia has been looking for high-tech ways to make its beach-goers safer from sharks. Now, a potential solution has arrived, courtesy ...

February 28, 2016 at 3:00 pm by

Australian Man Arrested After Exposé Reveals He May Be the Real Bitcoin Inventor

The real inventors of notorious cryptocurrency Bitcoin could be an Australian entrepreneur and his dead friend, separate investigations by Gizmodo and Wired have revealed. ...

December 9, 2015 at 10:00 pm by

Touch Screen Devices are ‘Eroding’ Digital Skills for Children

Hands up if you own a touch screen phone? How about a touch screen laptop/tablet? How many of your devices use a touch screen these days? It would seem that this may not be ...

November 20, 2015 at 2:00 pm by

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