New GDPR privacy laws could leave Australian companies facing massive fines for data leaks

New GDPR privacy laws could leave Australian companies facing massive fines for data leaks

Updated May 08, 2018 08:34:10 Have you received a message from Twitter lately about protecting your data? Has eBay contacted you about your privacy rights? These companies, and others, are getting on the front foot ahead of a new privacy law coming into effect in the European Union this month. …

Australian Navy Officer revealed as suspect in massive US Navy bribery and fraud conspiracy

Australian Navy Officer revealed as suspect in massive US Navy bribery and fraud conspiracy

Updated May 03, 2018 05:19:11 Photo: Alex Gillett has been revealed as the Australian embroiled in the Fat Leonard scandal. (ABC News) Related Story: Bribery case hears of ‘wild sex parties’ involving US Navy admiral Even for January — usually the coldest month in Hong Kong — the air that …

Massive swordfish reeled in at Lakes Entrance could smash Australian record

Massive swordfish reeled in at Lakes Entrance could smash Australian record

Posted April 30, 2018 15:38:41 A whopper 349-kilogram swordfish caught in Victoria on the weekend may have smashed an Australian record. Melbourne fisherman Matthew Boyle took five hours to reel in the massive fish, which was caught about 40 kilometres off the East Gippsland coast, near Lakes Entrance in the …

Papua New Guinea’s massive LNG project fails to deliver on economic promises

Papua New Guinea’s massive LNG project fails to deliver on economic promises

Posted April 30, 2018 12:50:21 Photo: Household incomes and employment have fallen since the PNG LNG project began. (ExxonMobil PNG) The immense benefits predicted to flow from Papua New Guinea’s liquified natural gas project have not been realised, and the country’s economy has even gone backwards on some indicators. Key …

Massive quantum entanglement experiment could help solve a physics mystery – Science News

Massive quantum entanglement experiment could help solve a physics mystery – Science News

Few ideas are as mind-bending as quantum entanglement: that two objects remain intimately intertwined, even if they’re at opposite ends of the universe. entanglement key points Key points: Particles are entangled if they are created at precisely the same time and point Entangling massive objects in a stable way has …

Donald Trump denies knowing about his lawyer’s massive payment to Stormy Daniels – Donald Trump’s America

Donald Trump denies knowing about his lawyer’s massive payment to Stormy Daniels – Donald Trump’s America

Updated April 06, 2018 09:04:34 Video: Donald Trump was asked about the payment to Stormy Daniels by journalists on Air Force One. (Image: AP) (ABC News) Donald Trump has said he did not know about the $130,000 ($169,000) payment his lawyer made to Stormy Daniels, in his first public comments …

Rebooted Roseanne is a massive hit in the US as ratings skyrocket

Rebooted Roseanne is a massive hit in the US as ratings skyrocket

HIT working-class sitcom Roseanne returned to US television screens overnight after a two-decade hiatus, winning rave reviews in a sharply polarised America with a title character who is now a pill-popping, Trump-voting grandma. The ABC network in the US aired the first two episodes of the award-winning show’s 10th season …

Facebook loses $US35b after massive data breach, tech stocks lead Wall Street sell-off

Facebook loses $US35b after massive data breach, tech stocks lead Wall Street sell-off

Updated March 20, 2018 10:55:00 Photo: Facebook and technology shares plunged overnight, sinking the broader US market. (ABC News: Nic MacBean) Related Story: Cambridge Analytica boss caught on tape offering to set up honey trap with Ukrainian prostitutes Facebook has had its worst trading day in four years, with about …