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Tropical Cyclone Marcia: Yeppoon resident John McGrath tells of 'escalating' storm conditions

As Cyclone Marcia batters the coast of Central Queensland, one resident in the firing line at Yeppoon has told of the escalating situation where …

Professor Stephen Hawking warns development of artificial intelligence could mean end of human race

One of the world's pre-eminent scientists, Professor Stephen Hawking, says the development of full artificial intelligence - robots that think - …

Richard III DNA study raises doubts about royal claims of centuries of British monarchs, researchers say

A DNA study that confirmed a skeleton found in 2012 was that of Richard III also found evidence of "false paternity" that raises doubts about the …

Outrage over 'Twitter murder' in Mexico | DW | 24.10.2014

Horrific. Awful. Sad. So upsetting. These are some of the words that appeared on social media platforms in reaction to news of the "Twitter murder" …

Inflation eases, fruit and veg goes up

There are signs inflation pressures are easing, giving scope for the Reserve Bank to cut interest rates.<p>The bureau of statistics reported today that …

'Everyone keeps asking me': Sam Frost reveals she has seen The Bachelor naked but they never had sex when they met up for secret trysts in hotel room

Sam Frost has spoken out again about her time with The Bachelor Blake Garvey, and revealed she saw him naked when he was taking a shower.<p>However she …

Relationships

That didn't take long! Sam Frost attends singles night with fellow The Bachelor contestants Chantal and Zoe

On Tuesday night jilted The Bachelor contestant Sam Frost said in an interview on The Project: 'I think I need to take some time out from the dating …

'Kids, this is how I proposed to your mum!' Blake Garvey popped the question to ex-fiancée Sam Frost as he thought it would be a good story to tell their future children

He's the talk of the town after getting down on bended knee to propose to Sam Frost at the end of The Bachelor Australia- and then dumping her before …

Real Estate

Take that Blake! The Bachelor's Sam Frost puts heartbreak behind her revealing on Instagram she's joined modelling agency

It hasn’t even been seven days since it was revealed she had been ditched by The Bachelor, Blake Garvey.<p>But things are already looking up for the …

The Bachelor

Sam says Blake was ‘cowardly’ during breakup

Where is Sam’s $58,000 ring?

In what now feels like a lifetime ago, last Thursday’s Bachelor finale saw Blake Garvey propose to Frost in front of an audience of 1.4 million on …

Sam Frost gives Bachelor Blake Garvey a break: He’s copping it quite a bit, she says

BACHELORETTE Sam Frost is defending her former fiance, Blake Garvey, despite the humiliation and heartbreak he has put her through.

Relationships

'I picked up a boy - who was actually a lesbian identifying as a gay man.'

By SAMUEL LEIGHTON-DORE<p>Have you ever received a text message so surprising that you had to read it out loud– and then call a friend in the middle of …

Sam Frost Enjoys a Night Out With Bachelorettes and Big Brother Babes

When reality TV stars collide! On Tuesday night, the country's most famous single lady, Sam Frost, enjoyed a night out with two of her best friends …

Give it to me right now!

In Australia, same-day delivery is predominantly offered by apparel retailers, as well as by some florists, gifts and homewares retailers. According …

eCommerce

Google to build gigantic “120-megawatt” data center in the Netherlands

Google is set to build an enormous data center in Eemshaven, in the Dutch province of Groningen. It will invest €600 million ($772 million) in the …

30 spring favourites

From ornamentals to natives to edibles, try adding one of these fantastic plants to your garden this season.<p>There is an air of optimism and …

Top birdwatching, right on our doorstep

With the great spring weather now upon us and the promise of another warm summer on the horizon, more and more people are starting to awaken from …

Terrorist beheadings could happen in Australia, Tony Abbott warns as he pushes tougher security laws

''It does strengthen our resolve to do what we need to, to keep our community safe and strong.''<p>Mr Abbott said the murder of the American journalist …

Australia

New Zealand student Lucan Battison wins High Court battle to keep long hair

A New Zealand school student who was suspended for refusing to cut his hair has won a High Court battle to keep his locks in place.<p>Sixteen-year-old …

GoPro flying high in stock market debut

Shares of GoPro Inc are up nearly 30 per cent in early trading in their stock market debut.<p>Trading on the Nasdaq stock exchange under the symbol …

WHO urges 'drastic action' on Ebola

The World Health Organization has warned that dramatic steps are needed to fight the deadliest Ebola outbreak on record, calling an 11-nation meeting …

A Microsoft Smartwatch Is Coming

Microsoft is the latest technology giant preparing to jump into the wearables market, with plans to offer a sensor-rich smartwatch that measures heart rate and synchs with iPhones, Android phones and Windows Phones, <i>Forbes</i> has learned.<p>It’s a surprising development in the ongoing conversation about …

Around Half Of All American Adults Were Hacked In The Last Year

The data comes from Ponemon Institute and CNN Money and is not exact, but is estimated from numbers from the Identity Theft Resource Center and different corporate disclosures, Digital Trends says.<p>This is likely thanks to some large-scale hacks from the past year. The Heartbleed Bug, the Snapchat …

Hacking

Amazon Web Services Takes The Battle To VMware

There’s two types of winners. Those who rest on their laurels and slowly grow slow and fat whilst enjoying the fruits of their domination. These winners tend to, over time, fall by the wayside.<p>The other type of winner takes their dominant position and leverages it for even further gains – some …

Watch Out For Saas Startups in Asia

<i>Pieter Walraven is the co-founder of Pie, a Singapore-based SaaS startup.</i><p>As an Asia-based SaaS business founder, I’ve lost count of how many times I’ve been asked: “Why did you base your startup in Asia, and not the US?”<p>Have you visited TNW's hype-free blockchain and cryptocurrency news site …

16 of the Best New Android Apps From May (2014)

From Foursquare spin-offs to whistle-powered selfies, we covered a lot of ground with new Android apps in May. So by way of a quick recap, here’s our pick of the newbies from the past month.<p>Sunrise<p>Sunrise finally opened its uber-popular calendar app to Android users this month, as well as a version …