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Tue 19 Jun 2018

Sennheiser's CX Sport headphones offer sound and comfort

Sennheiser's CX Sport headphones offer sound and comfort

FINDING a comfortable pair of decent-sounding sports wireless earbuds that don't fall out when you're on the move is more difficult than you think.

'GET OUT OF JAIL FREE': Aussies' self-service checkout trick

'GET OUT OF JAIL FREE': Aussies' self-service checkout trick

COLES is nabbing “hundreds” of self-service checkout thieves every week, but a shocking number of us are still getting away with it.

Apple fined $9m for iPhone deception

Apple fined $9m for iPhone deception

TECH giant Apple will be forced to cough up $9 million for misleading Australian customers, in a win that could also unlock cheap iPhone repairs.

Choosing the wrong NBN plan could cost you hundreds

Choosing the wrong NBN plan could cost you hundreds

NEW analysis has identified some of the best NBN providers and choosing the right plan could save consumers up to $736 a year.

Why Optus couldn’t handle World Cup

Why Optus couldn’t handle World Cup

AS TOP Optus executives and technicians scrambled behind the scenes to stem the outrage from football fans, the telco ran out of time.

20 jobs with the biggest salary increases

20 jobs with the biggest salary increases

IF YOU’RE lucky enough to work in one of these 20 jobs, you are luckier than the rest of us, because certain professions are enjoying far better pay rises.

Elon Musk collars Tesla ‘saboteur’ amid production mishaps

Elon Musk collars Tesla ‘saboteur’ amid production mishaps

BILLIONAIRE entrepreneur Elon Musk claims he has caught a high-ranked ‘saboteur’ damaging his Tesla company, and suspects another is causing fires in his production...

Six pathways to Australia’s ‘economic armageddon’

Six pathways to Australia’s ‘economic armageddon’

THINGS are about to get very bad for Australia — but the question is how. Here are six ways we’ll usher in “economic armageddon”.

Amazon launches free two day delivery for regions

Amazon launches free two day delivery for regions

AMAZON is offering free two business day delivery with the launch of Amazon Prime in Australia amid criticism of its local store.

Mon 18 Jun 2018

A vision of the ‘perfect’ woman

A vision of the ‘perfect’ woman

A BIOLOGIST has created what the ideal female body should look like. The results are practical, but slightly disturbing.

Annoying tax thing you don’t have to do now

Annoying tax thing you don’t have to do now

MANY Aussies are still making this big tax time mistake every year — even though the law changed almost two decades ago.

Why you shouldn't wish people 'Happy Birthday' on Facebook

Why you shouldn't wish people 'Happy Birthday' on Facebook

YOU may think you are being kind, but it could turn into something sinister.

Hard times for property in self-managed super

Hard times for property in self-managed super

BUYING a residential property in a self-managed super fund can deliver Australians huge tax savings, but rule it's tricky.

Huawei P20 Pro: the best low-light shooter hands down

Huawei P20 Pro: the best low-light shooter hands down

his is one incredible camera – a device that in night shooting mode literally sucks every bit of light out of a scene to produce more than the eye can see.

Real reason behind Optus World Cup fail

Real reason behind Optus World Cup fail

OPTUS has become public enemy number one with sports fans across Australia with its poor World Cup coverage. But it’s not entirely to blame.

Ditch your budget to save thousands

Ditch your budget to save thousands

IT SEEMS to go against common sense, but this plan will save you money far more effectively than a strict budget.

How I ditched the ‘nine-to-five’ grind

How I ditched the ‘nine-to-five’ grind

JULIE Ta has had six big holidays in two years, with another huge overseas trip in the pipeline. Here’s how she pulls it off.

Personal tax cut up for debate

Personal tax cut up for debate

PLANS for both personal income and business tax cuts will be put to the test during the next two weeks of parliamentary sittings.

Sneaky trick young Aussies are ditching

Sneaky trick young Aussies are ditching

IT’S long been Australia’s national pastime, but the tax man says this sneaky trick is disappearing due to a “cultural shift”.

$1.2b island resort developers appeal council rejection

$1.2b island resort developers appeal council rejection

THE developer behind a $1.2 billion island resort on the city's doorstep is appealing Gladstone Regional Council's rejection of its development application.

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