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Jack Falahee

WTF is GDPR?

European Union lawmakers proposed a comprehensive update to the bloc’s data protection and privacy rules in 2012.<p>Their aim: To take account of seismic shifts in the handling of information wrought by the rise of the digital economy in the years since the prior regime was penned — all the way back …

Privacy

Macklemore's Same Love takes centre stage at Sydney grand final

<b>American artist Macklemore sang in support of gay rights at one of Australia's biggest annual sporting events during the country's vote on same-sex marriage.</b><p>The singer performed a set ahead of kick-off in the National Rugby League (NRL) grand final in Sydney.<p>Opponents had called for the song Same …

NRL

Wallpaper Weekends: Twelve Apostles, Australia for Mac, iOS, and Apple Watch

Wallpaper Weekends is a series that works to bring you stunning, high-quality wallpapers for your iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Mac, and Apple Watch.<p>This …

Apple Watch

Census 2016: Australia hits 'tipping point' as Melbourne is set to overtake Sydney

In August, 4,485,211 Melburnians filled out census forms online and on paper, 4,823,991 did the same in Sydney, while 600,000 Australians were …

Australia
Labour Party

Roomba creator wants to do for gardens what he did for your floors

Let's be honest: while planting your garden can be fun, weeding it usually isn't. Not unless you enjoy crouching down for long stretches, anyway. You might not have to endure the drudgery for too much longer, though. Roomba co-creator Joe Jones and Franklin Robotics are launching Tertill, a robot …

Margaret Court is wrong in her reading of the Bible

Polygamy was common, as was the use of slaves as sexual concubines. I don’t hear anyone advocating a “biblical view” of marriage suggesting we return …

Brisbane

Bad Weather, Ugly Beaches. Still, Aussies Are Flocking to Melbourne

Its weather can be depressing, the beaches uninviting and it lacks a mining industry to generate wealth. Yet Melbourne is growing at the fastest pace …

Australia

Australia’s urban boom: the latest evidence

Sometime over the next three months, Sydney’s population will reach five million. If Melbourne keeps growing at its current pace, by 2020 it too will …

Bursting at the seams: what you don't know about Melbourne's runaway growth

Melbourne's population has been booming for a decade, but not like this. In the year to last June, the Bureau of Statistics estimates that almost a …

Is Earth in danger because of star Gliese 710?

Gliese 710, currently 64 light years away from Earth, is expected to pass through our solar system's Oort cloud in 1.35 million years.<p>A new study …

Amelia Freer: What to eat to boost your immune system for winter

As the weather turns colder and the nights draw in, the season of coughs and colds begins. Now is the perfect time to build up your body’s natural defences, by following my simple tips:<p>Are you eating enough food? Under-nutrition (often a result of juice fasts and crash diets) suppresses normal …

Netatmo’s Smart Thermostat and new Smart Radiator Valves bring HomeKit heating and cooling to Europe

Netatmo, maker of the hyperlocal Weather Station, announced today that its Smart Thermostat and new Smart Radiator Valves officially support Apple’s HomeKit feature. The company highlights providing “the only complete heating solution in Europe that’s compatible with Apple HomeKit.”<p>Netatmo’s Smart …

Ice Cream

Health benefits of the Mediterranean diet

In election countdown, Turnbull has to juggle 'governing' and 'campaigning'

Malcolm Turnbull was in full lawyer mode when he confirmed on Tuesday the July 2 double dissolution, hedging his wording to meet constitutional …

Turnbull might have to ditch the double dissolution

<b>Forgoing the double dissolution might sound unpalatable, but some of the increasingly possible alternatives - a hung parliament, no mandate, or even</b> …

9 Best Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes for Chilly Nights

These set-it-and-forget-it recipes cook themselves while you're off having a life. And at the end of the day, dinner is ready when you are. Ain't …

Cooking