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Netflix cops $48m Kevin Spacey hit

THE latest figures from Netflix have wowed the market as the streaming service smashed expectations, but there was one noticeable black eye in the earnings report.

The convenient change coming to Uber

“We’ll have twice as many stores in North America as 7-Eleven,” says CEO Jeff Cripe. Uber vs. Taxis: which is better?

A company is working to make your ridesharing experience more convenient

Panicky bitcoin investors look to gold amid collapse fears

Bitcoin investors are on alert to see whether Beijing will take further action against cryptocurrencies, such as shutting down bitcoin 'mines', the energy-hungry operations that can create bitcoin by solving complex mathematical problems by using vast banks of computers.

Anxious bitcoin investors are seeking refuge in gold

Amazon's supermarket with no checkouts

The online retail giant can tell what people have purchased and automatically charges their Amazon account.

Some customers will never have to line up at a checkout again

Council to award contract for $2.8m fit out of new library

TAKING SHAPE: The council plans to award a $2.84 million contract for the new Springfield Central Library. Pictured: Councillors Morrison, Pahlke and Mayor Antoniolli. INSET: Artist impression of the new building.

Tenders for the works were released in December

Is Apple killing off the iPhone X?

Apple is supposedly struggling to justify iPhone X production because of poor sales

APPLE could cancel its new iPhone X smartphone as soon as winter

Sisters bring a pizza the action to Orion Lagoon

TOP THAT: Vicki Martin of Two Sisters Pizza shares one of her fabulous pizzaas with Orion Lagoon lifeguard Bartek Zamorski.

Two Sisters Pizza opened its doors on December 1

Ipswich motorists guzzled second cheapest fuel in Queensland

Fuel prices on the rise. 
Photo: John Gass  / Daily News

Report shows our service stations charge lower retail margins

Failed company collapses owing $1.6 million

THE initial liquidator's report into the failed company has revealed debts in the order of $1.6 million.

Australia’s haves and have nots

Australia is not as lucky as it might appear on the surface.

Not all of us enjoy a hefty slice of the national endowment we celebrate

How to break up with money

Melissa Browne, the author of Unf*ck your Finances knows how to break up with money.

‘How I succeeded in breaking up with money’

How to fast-track a home deposit

Harry Aznavoorian, 27, is buying his first home with help from his parents.

Housing conditions improve but deposits are still a stretch

Five steps to a financially stable life

GET SMART: Paul Clitheroe recommends regularly setting aside money for savings and avoiding high-interest debt that funds purchases of no lasting value.

Five steps to achieving financial independence

Bank chat reveals shocking home loan advice

West Hobart homes, one of the city’s many suburbs were finding a rental property is nearly impossible. Picture: ROGER LOVELL

"This is a housing market built on stimulus."

Been scammed? $586m in compensation now available

COMPENSATION may be available for up to 3000 Australian victims of a widespread Western Union money transfer scam.

premium_icon Massive NBN discounts for Aussies

There’s a chance your National Broadband Network plan will cost less this year as a new wave of price-cutting begins.

How one retailer is cutting monthly fees by up to $25

Parents slacking on phone rules for kids

Australian parents are confused about setting healthy smartphone rules for their children, experts say, as two Apple shareholders demand the company takes action. Picture: Jack Tran

Australian parents struggling to set smartphone rules

The Coast man taking the music industry by storm

Taran Croxton has started a Cloud-based online music management system which connects venues to artists without the need to pay for a manager.

They say necessity is the mother of invention

'Heads before hearts' on Sekisui development

OPINION: Regrettably, if Sekisui's Yaroomba development is a test of how far we have come, then there is a strong likelihood we may be failing.

New postcode restrictions for home loans

The Commbank has announced a range of changes to make it tougher for borrowers.

Home loan customers will be forced to come up with fatter deposits

Building your prosperity through property

People like investing in something they understand - everyone lives in a property - plus you can see, touch and perhaps even drive past the asset you own.

The three simple investing principles you have to know

OPINION: Fixation with coal starting to look like socialism

Australia's Treasurer Scott Morrison pictured holding a piece of coal during House of Representatives Question Time at Parliament House in Canberra, in February.

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?

Having a smartphone can really get in kids’ hair

KIDS who use smartphones are twice as likely to get head lice as those who don’t, with one particular online trend blamed for the increase.

Apple battery scandal: You weren’t ‘paying attention’

Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook, centre, poses for a selfie with customers during the debut of the iPhone X. Picture: Justin Sullivan

The tech giant has apologised for deliberately slowing down iPhones

Internet savages new Nintendo product

Nintendo has made it possible to own a house.

Nintendo probably didn't expect such a bad reaction

Amazon to launch $5 a month music service

Amazon has revealed plans to launch its Echo range of smart speakers in Australia, as used by David and Emily Bain, and their 20-month-old son Liam. Picture: Ian Currie

New Amazon speaker can also deliver Aussie cricket sledges