Dark Mofo 2018: Journalist Peter Greste to face off with former jihadist

Dark Mofo 2018: Journalist Peter Greste to face off with former jihadist

Posted May 04, 2018 17:59:47 Award winning Australian journalist Peter Greste will interview a former jihadist as part of midwinter festival Dark Mofo’s prelude weekend. Peter Greste is a foreign correspondent who was incarcerated on terrorism charges in Egypt in 2013 and spent 400 days in prison. As part of …

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How the internet tricks you out of privacy using ‘dark patterns’ of design – Science News

How the internet tricks you out of privacy using ‘dark patterns’ of design – Science News

The padlock is the internet’s talisman of privacy and safety. It’s in the corner of your browser when you have a secure website connection. It appears on a Twitter protected profile. It indicates where to find Facebook’s privacy settings. But in the words of Inigo Montoya in The Princess Bride, …

Mornington Island community left in the dark for 15 months waiting for street light repairs

Mornington Island community left in the dark for 15 months waiting for street light repairs

Updated April 25, 2018 09:41:15 Photo: Many street lights on Mornington Island are damaged putting the community’s safety at risk. (Supplied: Tatiana Ah Mat) A remote Indigenous council in the Gulf of Carpentaria, in Queensland says the community’s safety is in jeopardy and local police cannot perform their job properly …

Delivery apps opening ‘dark kitchens’ to create meals exclusively for online orders market

Delivery apps opening ‘dark kitchens’ to create meals exclusively for online orders market

Updated April 13, 2018 06:26:27 Photo: So-called ‘dark kitchens’ are providing meals for delivery apps instead of sit-in customers. (ABC News: Daniel Ziffer) Related Story: Delivery riders protest against ‘UberCheats, Fraudora’ conditions and pay Related Story: UberEATS leaves a bad taste in the mouth amid fears of food price rises …

Dark Mofo 2018 lineup: Laurie Anderson, St Vincent and a festival of ‘dangerous thoughts’ | Art and design

Laurie Anderson, St Vincent, Alice Glass and a new talks program will headline the sixth Dark Mofo festival, Hobart’s “dark”, experimental and controversial winter festival, pulled together by the team behind the Museum of Old and New Art (Mona). For the first time, the 2018 festival will extend to a …

Dark Mofo winter festival highlight Spectra set to return to Hobart

Dark Mofo winter festival highlight Spectra set to return to Hobart

Posted April 06, 2018 21:00:29 Photo: Spectra, a festival favourite in 2013, will have a permanent presence at Mona. (Supplied: Dark Mofo/Moorilla Gallery) The popular light tower art installation Spectra will beam into Hobart’s winter night sky once again. The spectacular column of search lights created by Japanese artist Ryoji …

Canberra taxpayers cough up $25k after person falls in the dark during Enlighten Festival

Canberra taxpayers cough up $25k after person falls in the dark during Enlighten Festival

Updated April 03, 2018 06:28:20 Photo: The Enlighten Festival draws thousands of visitors every year. (Supplied) Canberra taxpayers handed over $25,000 in insurance excess after a visitor tripped in the dark near a pond at last year’s Enlighten Festival. The person sustained only “minor injuries” when falling near the Reflection …

Mysterious ‘ghost’ galaxy with no dark matter puzzles astronomers – Science News

Mysterious ‘ghost’ galaxy with no dark matter puzzles astronomers – Science News

It may not look like much, but this giant, fuzzy blob of a galaxy has astronomers perplexed. Key points dark matter galaxy Key points Astronomers studied a very faint galaxy located 65 million light years away Low mass galaxies like this tend to have high concentrations of dark matter but …

Q&A: Harvard professor Michael Sandel says ‘dark side’ of social media threatens privacy

Q&A: Harvard professor Michael Sandel says ‘dark side’ of social media threatens privacy

Posted March 26, 2018 23:59:03 Facebook has a dark side and a debate needs to be had about how to regulate social media and data companies, a Harvard University professor has told Q&A. Michael Sandel, a leading political philosophy professor from Harvard University, spoke about the issue on Monday night …