Economy

Amazon officially launches in Australia today

After months of speculation, the company said in a statement this morning that it would offer millions of products across more than 20 categories. Customer orders will be fu..., [Full Article...]

Culture&Arts

Bryan Singer sued for allegedly raping 17-year-old boy in 2003

Bryan Singer sued for allegedly raping 17-year-old boy in 2003 The event, which was serving alcohol, was hosted by Lester Waters, a "wealthy tech investor who frequently hosted parties for young gay males", according to the complaint. Singer allegedly threatened that no one would believe the Sanchez-Guzman if he tried to tell someone about the incident. Herman previously represented Michael Egan, who accused... [Full Article...]

Hi-Tech

BMW's just dropped its i8's top (and added more power)

BMW's just dropped its i8's top (and added more power) In order to accommodate the Roadster's new folding roof mechanism, BMW has had to strengthen the car's bodywork, meaning it weighs 60kg more than the Coupe. Inside there are a few changes other than the loss of the two rear seats - you get a new 8.8-inch touchscreen display, upgraded steering wheel and instrument panel as well as some other tweaks ... [Full Article...]

Research

Microsoft Edge for iOS now available from Apple's App Store

Microsoft Edge for iOS now available from Apple's App Store Microsoft Edge for iOS and Android is available on Apple's App Store or the Google Play Store . More markets are coming soon, though, with Microsoft saying that "We look forward to bringing MS Edge for iOS and Android to additional markets and languages over time". [Full Article...]

Sports

Cavs expects Tristan Thompson to return this week

Cavs expects Tristan Thompson to return this week But speaking to the media for the first time since his mini-sabbatical, the former MVP explained that this wasn't the motivating factor behind his return. "When they say I'm ready to play and I'm ready to go, then, put back on the wine and gold", Thompson said, via ESPN . I'm here to win. Rose said he has a bone spur in his left ankle and that s... [Full Article...]

Global News

Israeli Air force strikes Gaza following alleged attack on Israel

Israeli Air force strikes Gaza following alleged attack on Israel As the struggle for a Palestinian state continues, Hamas , one of the main Palestinian factions, is marking its 30th anniversary with celebrations in the Gaza Strip. But faced with worldwide condemnation they struggled to govern effectively, Ahmed Youssef, a former Hamas official, told Al Jazeera. Israel also arrested a number of senior Ham... [Full Article...]