Dick Smith shareholders' green light for class action

A CLASS action against failed electronics chain Dick Smith on behalf of disgruntled shareholders has been given the green light.

iPhone alert: Why you need to update right now

“An attacker within range may be able to execute arbitrary code on the Wi-Fi chip,” Apple wrote on its blog.

Apple is urging iPhone owners to update their iOS immediately

'Critical' $1.2b dam could bring 'huge' economic benefits

Renders of the proposed Nathan Dam provided by Sunwater.

'... In turn creating hundreds, if not thousands, of jobs ...'

'Muscle town': Council fights LNP leader over power station

Queensland opposition leader Tim Nicholls made a very quick stop in Gladstone on his way to Biloela yesterday.

Debate over next generation coal-fired power station.

Man with life-threatening disorder needs NBN: 'It's a joke'

The National Broadband Network has hit the halfway mark.

He doesn’t simply want the NBN, he needs it

'We can't afford to expand': power prices cripple business

POWER ISSUES: Deputy State Opposition leader Deb Frecklington and Member for Hervey Bay Ted Sorensen talk with Consolidated Linen Service manager Adam Roberts about rising power costs.

Power prices continue to remain an issue in Queensland.

Favourite program to be killed off

News.com.au spent at least 20 seconds on this heartfelt tribute to the dying computer program.

Internet laments as Microsoft indicates it is killing off Paint

Centre car parking chaos sparks security checks, hefty fines

A new sign that's been put up at Kawana Shoppingworld.

Free parking spaces for 'customer parking only'

51% of trust income to wealthy

A NEW report using Australian Taxation Office data says the equivalent of 21.6% of national income is run through trusts.

Say goodbye to your PIN number

'Frictionless' transactions are the way of the future

ATO advises pull up tax socks, don't claim them

SOCK 'EM: The ATO reminds tax payers simply because they may wear an item to work does not mean it is tax deductible.

Don't be caught out with clothing claims this tax time

$4.8million win has CQ family man set for life

HUGE WIN: An Emerald man has won himself $4.8million over 20 years in Tuesday's Set for Life draw.

A CQ family man has won $20,000 a month for the next 20 years.

Superannuation is actually not that complicated

Anyone heading towards retirement should be interested in Paul Clitheroe's new book, Superannuation Made Simple.

Is superannuation too complex for the average person to understand?

Which state kicks economic goals?

Brian Parker poses the question: is there any correlation between the relative economic performance of Queensland and NSW and their State of Origin performance?

There are two main ways to compare economic performance of states

‘IT SHATTERED ME’: $67k deposit gone in sudden crackdown

Tony Marsh and his partner have been caught in a crackdown on foreign loans.

Melbourne-born man loses $67,000 in foreign investor crackdown

LG's 77 inch wallpaper TV has $40k price tag

IT'S the television that had tech journalists from around the world drooling.

Samsung unveils Galaxy Book and Galaxy Tab S3 pricing

Samsung Galaxy Book

The ranges cater for both Android and Windows platforms

This iPhone keyboard hack is hugely satisfying

Best hidden features of iPhones revealed

Graph shows why iPhone 8 will disappoint

A leaked image of the iPhone 8 has shown a fresh design.

Major bank says sales expectations for iPhone 8 are too high

OPINION: Fixation with coal starting to look like socialism

HONESTLY, what is up with our politicians' preoccupation with coal?

How to stop losing 'easy' sales

15/07/02 110966 Building industry, tradesmans toolbelt. Photo Brett Wortman / Sunshine Coast Daily

There are things you can do to stop losing easy sales

Madness that allowed foreign workers a foot in the door

Sparks fly as a sheet metal worker fabricates a piece of mining equipment at Mastermyne Engineering.   Photo: Chris Ison / The Morning Bulletin

That is what the 457 visa program had become - a madness

Company tax cuts just one aspect

Government senators seem happy with themselves during a debate on the Company Tax Bill on March 31.

Are the benefits worth it in the long term?

OPINION: Super changes to impact thousands

The government's changes to superannuation could potentially impact almost anyone currently contributing to or drawing from a superannuation account, such as those working and retired.

Do you understand how the new rules will affect you from July 1?

National netball team to be called Samsung Diamonds

THE national netball team will be named the Samsung Diamonds as part of a naming rights deal announced by the electronics giant.

iPhone camera's tiny hole explained

The iPhone 7 and larger 7 Plus both feature the small hole by the camera

That tiny hole has a pretty big role.

LG Twin Wash promises to slash laundry time

Half of Australians do their laundry two to four times every week

Why the iPhone 8 release might be delayed

Key iPhone 8 feature could be disastrous for Apple’s plans.

If you're holding out for the iPhone 8, you might want to reconsider