Sydney and Melbourne property to be most affected by banking royal commission: CoreLogic

Sydney and Melbourne property to be most affected by banking royal commission: CoreLogic

Updated May 01, 2018 10:28:10 The fallout from the banking royal commission and APRA’s stricter lending policies will see Sydney and Melbourne markets hit hardest, according to property analytics firm CoreLogic. “Credit policies aren’t likely to be relaxed,” said CoreLogic’s head of research Tim Lawless. “Borrowers who could have borrowed …

Lives affected by motor neurone disease are changed by Australian medical technology

Lives affected by motor neurone disease are changed by Australian medical technology

Posted April 19, 2018 08:40:49 Photo: Matthew Hodge was able to communicate through Australian-designed technology. (Supplied: Joanne Hodge) Related Story: New device offers hope to ‘locked in’ brain trauma victims Related Story: How Stephen Hawking inspired me to take drastic measures against motor neurone disease After Matthew Hodge was diagnosed …

The 1918 influenza pandemic affected the whole world. Could it happen again? – Health

The 1918 influenza pandemic affected the whole world. Could it happen again? – Health

The Great War had already taken so many. Then, as the war was in its death throes, a new enemy struck. With symptoms so grotesque some called it the “black flu”, it was the disease that came to be known as Spanish influenza. Over the course of about a year, …

Facebook data breach: Aussies find out if they were affected by Cambridge Analytica access

Facebook data breach: Aussies find out if they were affected by Cambridge Analytica access

By science, technology and environment reporter Michael Slezak Updated April 11, 2018 16:51:52 Photo: How Facebook is using the data of Australian users is now the subject of two inquiries. (ABC News: Tim Leslie) As Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg fronts a congressional inquisition, the social media giant has been notifying …

Facebook is about to tell users if they’ve been affected by the Cambridge Analytica scandal

Facebook is about to tell users if they’ve been affected by the Cambridge Analytica scandal

Posted April 10, 2018 09:25:52 Facebook is about to tell you if your data was swept up in the Cambridge Analytica scandal. The 87 million users who might have had their data shared are supposed to get a detailed message on their news feeds starting today. More than 70 million …

Facebook says up to 87m people affected in Cambridge Analytica data-mining scandal

Facebook says up to 87m people affected in Cambridge Analytica data-mining scandal

Posted April 05, 2018 05:25:59 Facebook says the personal information of up to 87 million users may have been improperly shared with political consultancy Cambridge Analytica, up from a previous news media estimate of more than 50 million. Facebook chief technology officer Mike Schroepfer shared the higher number as part …