ACCC sues Facebook over user data breach

" ACCC takes aim at Google over online advertising dominance

Australia’s competition watchdog is looking to rein in Google’s use of internet data to sell targeted ads, claiming the Big Tech firm dominates
Morrison brushes off commitment to phasing out fossil fuels

" Morrison brushes off commitment to phasing out fossil fuels

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has refused to commit to phasing out the use of fossil fuels as a major climate conference looms,
U.S. commences lawsuit to break up Facebook

" Facebook to invest US$50m to build digital ‘metaverse’

Facebook plans to invest US$50 million (A$68.7 million) to partner with organisations to build out the ‘metaverse’ — a digital world where peopl…
Losses reported to Scamwatch hit ‘very concerning’ record as phone scams soar

" Losses reported to Scamwatch hit ‘very concerning’ record as phone scams soar

Scamwatch has urged people to be extra vigilant after Australians reported a record $211 million in losses to scams so far this year
BP reports major fuel shortages at almost one third of British petrol stations

" BP reports major fuel shortages at almost one third of British petrol stations

BP said on Sunday almost a third of its British petrol stations had run out of the two main grades of fuel, as
Ukraine passes law taking aim at oligarchs following assassination attempt

" Ukraine passes law taking aim at oligarchs following assassination attempt

Ukraine’s parliament passed a law on Thursday that forces oligarchs to register and stay out of politics, just a day after a top
ASIC targets pump and dump groups on social media

" ASIC targets pump and dump groups on social media

Australia’s market regulator has sounded the alarm on “a concerning trend” of social media posts being used to artificially inflate the value of
Almonty Industries (ASX:AII) - Sangdong Mine, South Korea - The Market Herald

" Almonty Industries: (ASX:AII) armouring tungsten supplies when trading tides turn

From lubricants to paints, bullets to missiles and electric furnaces to spacecraft, tungsten — or wolfram – is used in myriad products.
Australia’s southeast hit by magnitude 6.0 earthquake

" Australia’s southeast hit by magnitude 6.0 earthquake

An earthquake was felt across parts of south-eastern Australia this morning, with tremors reported in Melbourne, regional Victoria, Canberra and New South Wales.
Republican operatives charged with funnelling illegal Russian funds into Trump campaign

" Republican operatives charged with funnelling illegal Russian funds into Trump campaign

US prosecutors unsealed criminal charges on Monday against two long-time Republican Party operatives, accusing them of illegally funnelling a foreign contribution to former