Zoom Is a Dirty Bandaid On Remote Learning’s Gaping Wound

Zoom Is a Dirty Bandaid On Remote Learning’s Gaping Wound

Zoom is one of those programs that none of us are particularly fond of, but that we’re all kind of stuck with — especially if you’re one of the students or teachers that’s going to be stuck in remote-learning hell this coming semester. Now it looks like the platform’s about…

Facebook Has a Superspreader Problem

Facebook Has a Superspreader Problem

You could make the case that stemming misinformation on social media is about as feasible as beheading a hydra, even the people running said platforms were inclined towards monster-slaying (which many decidedly aren’t). A convincing conspiracy video can become national news within a matter of hours in the midst of…

Australia to Block Even More Illegal Gambling Sites

Australia to Block Even More Illegal Gambling Sites

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) is requesting Internet Service Providers (ISPs) block even more offshore gambling sites that are in breach of Australian laws. In 2020 there have been several rounds of gambling site blocks by ACMA. The most recent request was made just this week as will impact…

Google Maps Just Got a Colourful New Update

Google Maps Just Got a Colourful New Update

Google Maps is getting a colourful new update in the coming weeks, adding terrain and street-level granularity to its UI that, after 15 years, was in desperate need of a makeover.

More Of Australia’s Most Intriguing, Unexplained Phenomena

More Of Australia’s Most Intriguing, Unexplained Phenomena

In 2017 Hayley Williams wrote an article about Australia’s most intriguing unexplained phenomena. From strange boulder clusters to vanishing ships, the list covered off some of the more wild parts of the Australian environment and its history, but there are plenty more mysteries that we haven’t yet covered. Here are…

Don’t Go Applauding Apple Just Yet

Don’t Go Applauding Apple Just Yet

Apple is expanding support for its independent repair provider program to include its Mac computers. That means more options for consumers, but it’s important to remember Apple’s independent repair support is still very much on Apple’s conditions.