More movie streaming services are on the way

Movie streaming services set to launch

Dendy Direct and Hoyts Stream expected to be live later this year.

23 Apr 2014 | Dendy Direct and Hoyts Stream add to the online streaming services available to Australian viewers and show viewers want affordable, flexible content when it comes to their online entertainment.

Patient and partner visiting a GP.

Bulk billing co-payment on the cards

Patients to pay $6 per visit to help control Medicare costs.

22 Apr 2014 | Bulk-billing charge of $6 per visit expected to be announced in May's Budget.


How to make a claim for cyclone damage

Homeowners affected by Cyclone Ita have started to claim on home and contents insurance.

17 Apr 2014 | North Queensland is facing a massive recovery after Cyclone Ita. Follow our tips to lodge your home and contents insurance claim.


SIDS research breakthrough

University of Adelaide researchers think a lack of oxygen is a contributing factor in sudden infant death syndrome.

17 Apr 2014 | Researchers were looking at the presence and distribution of a protein called APP in the brain.

TPG fails to give customers access to Triple Zero 000 emergency services

TPG fined over emergency number access denial

Customers denied 000 access after telco was unable to top up their accounts.

17 Apr 2014 | Some TPG customers didn't have access to 000 emergency numbers for six months.


Google has admitted to scanning emails

Search giant finally confesses it scans your Gmail messages for targeted advertising.

17 Apr 2014 | Google has changed its terms of service and admitted to scanning the emails of Gmail users.


Traditional Chinese herb found to reduce rheumatoid arthritis symptoms

The herb Tripterygium wilfordii has been found equivalent to conventional treatment, but there are caveats.

16 Apr 2014 | A recent study showed the herb Tripterygium wilfordii was as effective in relieving rheumatoid arthritis symptoms as standard conventional medication methotrexate - with some reservations.


Bitcoin ATM launches in Sydney

Digital dollars start to flow in CBD Westfield.

16 Apr 2014 | The first Bitcoin ATM has launched in Sydney allowing consumers to deposit and withdraw the bitcoin crypto-currency with "convenience".


First Health Star Ratings hit the shelves

Local company Monster Health Food Co rolls out new food labelling scheme

16 Apr 2014 | The move by Monster is a welcome step forward for the Health Star Rating Scheme.


Consumers ditch car insurance

Research from Roy Morgan shows women are more likely to compare, switch and ditch their car insurance.

16 Apr 2014 | More Australians compare car insurance before they renew their car insurance policies.

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