News: Money

Here's why women need to keep pushing for equal pay

Wednesday  21:10,   18 october 2017
Business Insider Australia

It's possibly the most obvious example of two people doing the same job. hosting a TV show together. It's possibly the most obvious example of two people doing the same job: hosting a TV show together. There's an equal amount of time[...]

Four Reasons The Apple iPhone X Is The Ultimate Travel Accessory

Wednesday  19:33,   18 october 2017

The Apple iPhone X is poised to become the ultimate travel accessory of 2018. Here are four reasons, including its upgraded front and rear cameras, Face ID and a brand new display that make the iPhone X so compelling to travelers.Seriously[...]

Here’s how a Las Vegas millionaire plans to build an orbiting space station for the moon

Wednesday  17:50,   18 october 2017
The Washington Post

As the Trump administration pivots to the moon, industry senses an opportunity.The vice president says so. So do Elon Musk and Jeffrey P. Bezos. And as the Trump administration sets its sights on the lunar surface, a growing number of companies say[...]

Domino's customers complain of data breach

Wednesday  16:15,   18 october 2017

Domino's Australia customers are complaining their data has been breached but the pizza chain denies there's any problem with its systems.Many took to social media to complain about phishing emails addressing them by their first names and[...]

Intel working with Facebook on chips for AI

Wednesday  15:01,   18 october 2017
Relaxnews (AFP)

Intel chief Brian Krzanich said Tuesday his company is working on a super-fast chip designed specifically for artificial intelligence.  The chipmaking giant is partnering with Facebook and other internet titans investing heavily in [...]

Australia's most complained about telcos

Wednesday  13:32,   18 october 2017

Telstra, Optus and Vodafone top the list of the 10 companies responsible for more than 90 per cent of complaints to the Telecommunications Industry[...]

The Australian dollar is trading mixed ahead of a swathe of important policy speeches

Wednesday  13:31,   18 october 2017
Business Insider Australia

The Australian dollar had a quiet session on Tuesday, putting in a mixed performance against the US dollar and major crosses. Here's the scoreboard as at 7.45am AEDT.[...]

Johnson & Johnson has $92 million talcum powder payout thrown out

Wednesday  13:31,   18 october 2017

An appeals court has awarded the pharmaceutical giant a win over a claim its talcum powder caused ovarian cancer.The Missouri Eastern District Court's ruled that Missouri was not the proper jurisdiction to hear a lawsuit filed by Jacqueline Fox, 62, [...]

Perspective | Working at Google seemed like a dream job. The reality has been a tedious, pointless nightmare.

Wednesday  12:51,   18 october 2017
The Washington Post

A day in the life of a human resources "talent channels specialist."But while it probably describes some jobs at Google, it hardly captures my experience these past two years in the company’s human resources department. And so I’m handing[...]

German 'hypermarket' making landmark leap down under

Wednesday  11:37,   18 october 2017

The world's fourth-largest retailer is coming to Australia for the first and is set to shake up the crowded supermarket scene. German hypermarket chain Kaufland, which operates more than 1000 stores in Europe, is seeking to expand down under.It[...]

'Just terrible' - great grandmother's blunt message for Telstra board

Wednesday  11:36,   18 october 2017
The Age

Marie Kruss had a bone to pick with Telstra at the company's annual general meeting.The great-grandmother and long-term shareholder was at the telco giant's annual general meeting on Tuesday to make plain her displeasure at the performance of[...]

WhatsApp joins other messaging platforms with live location sharing

Wednesday  11:36,   18 october 2017

Sharing your current location with someone is a great way to passive-aggressively explain that you're on your way when they ask where you are. But it also has other uses, and WhatsApp has now joined rivals Facebook Messenger and iMessage in[...]

Google's first mobile chip is an image processor hidden in the Pixel 2

Wednesday  07:07,   18 october 2017
The Verge

One thing that Google left unannounced during its Pixel 2 launch event on October 4th is being revealed today: it’s called the Pixel Visual Core, and it is Google’s first custom system-on-a-chip (SOC) for consumer products. The coolest[...]

Scammers have Domino's Australia customer data – and are sending scarily customised spam emails

Wednesday  04:26,   18 october 2017
Business Insider Australia

Domino's Australia customer data has been leaked, and Australians are receiving spam emails from scammers as a result. At a minimum, the scammers seem to know the customers' name, email address and the store where they purchased pizzas. The[...]

Kim Jong-un resumes work on the 'worst building in human history' in North Korean capital

Wednesday  03:50,   18 october 2017
International Business Times

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has ordered workman to finish building the Ryugyong Hotel in Pyongyang.;;;It is also known as the "hotel of doom".North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has ordered workmen to finish building the Ryugyong Hotel in[...]