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Beware of hidden traps in mobile apps

Story Published: 6 Dec 2012

THERE'S an app for everything it seems, but with a tap of your finger you could be exposed to a lot more than a fun game or...

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...

Mobiles banned by college as tweens tap into social media

Story Published: 22 May 2013

COAST students are being asked to place mobile phones in baskets at the front of classrooms in an attempt to protect them...

More families turn mobile

Story Published: 14 Dec 2011

THE Yuile family are just one of many across Australia replacing the traditional landline for mobile phones.

New technology the key to improving driver safety

Story Published: 8 Nov 2012

NEW technology, as opposed to new laws, is believed to be the key to improving driver safety while using mobile phones in...

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...

Hold the phone! We spend NINE HOURS a day looking at screens

Story Published: 10 Apr 2014

HONEY. Are you listening? Put your phone down.

Look, learn in digital age

Story Published: 26 Apr 2013

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

Telstra bills tipped to increase

Story Published: 29 Jul 2012

TELSTRA has announced a number of price increases tipped to hit landline bills and some mobile phone plans.

Not very smart Telstra! Meet the town with no mobiles

Story Published: 14 Jan 2014

DON'T take it personally if Cec Miles isn't answering your calls. It's because his phone service has been virtually...

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