Technology

Fri 10 Jul 2020

Sick slur buried in government site

Sick slur buried in government site

A shocking racist term has been spotted on a government website in the midst of the Black Lives Matter movement.

Huge privacy problems with TikTok revealed

premium_icon Huge privacy problems with TikTok revealed

Everything from our location to our private messages could be at risk from leaky, foreign apps, amid calls for bans and new laws to protect Australian data.

Brighten up: Upbeat news from around the region

premium_icon Brighten up: Upbeat news from around the region

Here are just some of the things that happened in Bundy this week, that made us smile.

Thu 9 Jul 2020

How VR tech made this larrikin’s bucket list

premium_icon How VR tech made this larrikin’s bucket list

Instead of tears, this Gold Coast larrikin has approached his brain cancer diagnosis by living life as he had always done – with laughs and a bit of fishing.

Qld at forefront of incredible sci-fi defence tech

premium_icon Qld at forefront of incredible sci-fi defence tech

Queensland is at the cutting edge of science fiction-like defence technology, including hypersonic aircraft and self-driving army vehicles.

‘Bring back bustle’: Ideas to revitalise Bundy’s Bourbong St

premium_icon ‘Bring back bustle’: Ideas to revitalise Bundy’s Bourbong St

A successful businesswoman and fashionista has a few tricks up her sleeve to help give her hometown of Bundaberg a boost.

Wed 8 Jul 2020

Growing connections: Region celebrates female professionals

premium_icon Growing connections: Region celebrates female professionals

Industry professionals are encouraged to attend the luncheon and tour, which aims to offer a space for connection, networking and sharing.

How to beat high mobile data costs

premium_icon How to beat high mobile data costs

Australians’ daily data needs to continue to climb and some consumers are being stung with hefty mobile phone bills. Here’s how you can get a better deal.

Tue 7 Jul 2020

iPad Pro 2020: Built for work, better for play

premium_icon iPad Pro 2020: Built for work, better for play

IT’S built for some serious work, but I must admit I’ve spent more time having fun on Apple’s iPad Pro.

BIG BUSINESS: Whales make a splash as season starts

premium_icon BIG BUSINESS: Whales make a splash as season starts

Sunday marked the first day of the season and dolphins and whales put on a show for eager spectators

Mon 6 Jul 2020

Reduce speed: Flashing signs to be installed across region

premium_icon Reduce speed: Flashing signs to be installed across region

The flashing speed signs will be installed in four areas of the Bundaberg region, as part of the State Government’s $1 billion project.

APPLY WITHIN: Here are 33 jobs available in Bundaberg region

premium_icon APPLY WITHIN: Here are 33 jobs available in Bundaberg region

Do you want to pursue a career in sales, community services or administration? Or maybe as a barber or pilates instructor? There is something for everyone on this list...

Why TikTok app could be banned in Australia

premium_icon Why TikTok app could be banned in Australia

Popular video app TikTok is used by more than 1.6 million Australians including Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews, but tech experts have raised concerns.

Sun 5 Jul 2020

NQ First makes splash with uranium mining and $2b road plan

premium_icon NQ First makes splash with uranium mining and $2b road plan

NQ First leader Jason Costigan is putting forward ambitious election promises to get Central Queenslander tongues wagging.

Sat 4 Jul 2020

Bundy drivers given 760,000 reasons to check car

premium_icon Bundy drivers given 760,000 reasons to check car

Why you should make time to take a look under the bonnet of your car soon

Style is not for everyone ... butt it’s fast!

Style is not for everyone ... butt it’s fast!

This BMW X6 automotive love story blends the coupe and SUV families with a heart-thumping V8 thrown into the mix.

Fri 3 Jul 2020

Shock reason  to delete TikTok immediately

Shock reason to delete TikTok immediately

TikTok users are being urged to delete the app immediately, after it was exposed the platform is collecting their personal data.

Rumours swirl on ‘greedy’ iPhone change

Rumours swirl on ‘greedy’ iPhone change

Apple’s new phone is expected to be sold without key accessories, which has been compared to “shipping a car with no wheels”.

Zuckerberg on advertisers: ‘They’ll be back’

premium_icon Zuckerberg on advertisers: ‘They’ll be back’

The Facebook boss tells employees that the advertisers who have fled the platform will return. But he didn’t sound like he’d quite convinced himself.

Wed 1 Jul 2020

Apple's $649 device teaches you how to wash your hands

Apple's $649 device teaches you how to wash your hands

Among many realisations during the pandemic is that none of us were washing our hands properly, but Apple has announced a fix.

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