Mobile phones are a dangerous driver distraction

Story Published: 13 Oct 2016

WE ALL know using any form of technology when driving is dangerous, so why are people still doing it?

Driving And Texting Gatton Police Mobile Phones Road Safety

Still own a Samsung Galaxy Note7? How to get rid of it

Story Published: 11 Oct 2016

Telecommunication companies pause rollout of replacement phones after reports of new Samsung Galaxy X phones catching...

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There's a good chance his phone business will take off

Story Published: 21 Sep 2016

Mackay new business owner is using his aviation experience and training to help him fix phones

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Is it ever okay to talk on your mobile while being served?

Story Published: 6 Sep 2016

RESIDENTS have debated whether it's ever okay to talk on a mobile phone while being served at shops.

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SCAM: Watch out for dodgy text messages

Story Published: 6 Sep 2016

A recent reported scam has asked Fraser Coast Telstra customers for their address, in order to be sent a free phone or Sim...

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Mackay business owners refuse service to customers talking on the phone

Story Published: 5 Sep 2016

THE owners of Andergrove store Lucky 7 have been forced to hang signs informing customers they won't be served while...

Andergrove Customer Service Fresco'S Lucky 7 Mobile Phones

Popular photo sharing app announces new sought after feature

Story Published: 1 Sep 2016

INSTAGRAM users can now zoom in on photos on the photo sharing app.

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COSTS LIVES: 900 fined for mobile phone use while driving

Story Published: 11 Aug 2016

MORE than 1,000 driving offences in school zones and 900 drivers fined for mobile phone use in less than 24 hours has...

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Dodgy drivers targeted in police operation

Story Published: 10 Aug 2016

HAVE you noticed an increased police presence on Clarence Valley roads today? It's due to Operation Compliance 3.

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Don’t phone it in on security of devices

Story Published: 6 Aug 2016

THE vast majority of us have a mobile phone – I still can’t wrap my head around the fact that most of our young kids have...

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