Rural voices to be heard for nation's communication needs

Story Published: 6 May 2015

REGIONAL Australians fed up with mobile phone black-spots will soon be able to air their views.

Malcolm Turnbull, Mobile Phones, Telecommunications

Aussie mums unreachable at home despite technology: study

Story Published: 4 May 2015

MOST Aussie mums cannot be contacted in an emergency when they are at home.

Mobile Phones, Parenting, Technology

OPINION: Mobile phones are killing conversation

Story Published: 23 Apr 2015

OUR society has been over-run by small screens that many people seem to focus on more than each other.

Editors Picks, Manners, Mobile Phones, Opinion

One in three parents cough up big for kid's phone bills

Story Published: 20 Sep 2013

ONE in three Australian parents have been hit by unexpected smartphone bills due to their children’s phone use, a survey by...

Editors Picks, Mobile Phones, Parenting, Smart Phones

Mobile phone turns 40 with 29 million in use in Australia

Story Published: 4 Apr 2013

THE 40th anniversary of the mobile phone passed by quietly yesterday, with no celebration for the device which has become...

Martin Cooper, Mobile Phones, Motorola Dyna Tac

When is a phone not a phone? When it’s a Facebook phone

Story Published: 5 Apr 2013

INSTEAD of producing its own handset, Facebook has made it most ambitious pitch by unveiling software that turns phones...

Editors Picks, Facebook, Games And Gadgets, Mobile Phones

Indonesia moves to end cooperation over phone tapping

Story Published: 20 Nov 2013

INDONESIA has moved to suspend its cooperative relationship with Australia, with the Foreign Minister warning “almost...

Indonesia, Mobile Phones, Spying, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, Tapping, Tony Abbott

Phones go all the way - even in our bedrooms

Story Published: 1 Feb 2014

APPARENTLY 30% of Australians, mostly young women, prefer smartphones to their partners, possibly proving that men are duds...

Editors Picks, Mobile Phones, Opinion, Relationships, Sex

Mobiles will contribute $12b of productivity in 15 years

Story Published: 7 Feb 2013

AUSTRALIA’S love of mobile phones is pumping up the national economy and it has nothing to do with Facebook or Angry...

Jobs, Mobile Phones, Productivity

Look, learn in digital age

Story Published: 26 Apr 2013

HOW does your child’s screen time affect their development?

Child Development, Ipads, Mobile Phones, World Health Organisation

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