Mark Spencer

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32 pieces of Melbourne street art to see before you die

Melbourne is known as one of the top cities in the world for street art. Dean Sunshine has been documenting the aerosol art movement for over a …

Melbourne vs. Vancouver: City planner puts urban centres head to head

The current title holder for the most liveable city in the world is Melbourne, Australia, but as CBC's regular city columnist Brent Toderian tells On …

Google and Facebook now paying full tax, Australia says

<b>Multinational firms such as Google and Facebook are now paying tax in Australia based on profits earned there instead of shifting income abroad, the government has said.</b><p>Changes to the tax system will raise an extra 2bn Australian dollars ($1.5bn; £1.2bn) in this tax year, it said.<p>A new law targets …

Sally McManus, the hero

Sally McManus is the hero of workers. Turnbull is welcome to try to villainise her, but in doing so, he’s only making himself the enemy.<p>In her first …

Home Invasion

Australia proves that cutting arts funding can unite the creative community, not destroy it

This week, US president Donald Trump eradicated every cent of America’s spending on the arts. In his first budget proposal, handed down on March 16, he entirely defunded the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), the Institute of Museum and Library …

We’re for Sydney | Daily Telegraph

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Software

The Best Android Launchers You Can Download Today

We love Android devices as much as the next person, but sometimes the vanilla Android experience leaves us wanting a little more. Thankfully, it’s possible to change the whole look and feel of your Android device with only the minimum of effort – and no need to root.<p>Android launchers, or home …

'Rising Seas,' long-form radio doc on climate change by Alex Chadwick and 'BURN: An Energy Journal'

My friend, former NPR colleague, and longtime journalism mentor Alex Chadwick has an incredible new radio documenting hitting the public radio …

Startup Seeks to Shape Future of Urban Agriculture with Fish, Automation and Well Designed Hardware

January 17, 2013 | Missy Smith<p>Photo Credit: Future Tech Farm.<p>Two young mechanical engineers, Brian Falther, 24, a 2010 graduate of Kettering …

How the top 25 YouTube channels earned 144B views, 520M comments, and 1B likes

If you want to go big on YouTube, you don’t want do be a big corporate brand or repurpose content from the nightly news. You do want to talk about gaming, entertainment, or comedy — but ideally about gaming. And you most definitely want to have something to say.<p>The top 200 YouTube channels have …