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Apple’s ‘bendgate’ scandal smoulders on: Man claims leg was burned after iPhone 6 bends and catches fire in his pocket

Apple’s ‘bendgate’ scandal smoulders on: Man claims leg was burned after iPhone 6 bends and catches fire in his pocket

A man in the US has claimed his leg was burned after his iPhone 6 bent and caught on fire in his front pocket, as the susceptibility of the devices to bending continues to be a hot issue for Apple. By Andrew Sadauskas
Barnaby Joyce calls for a fair go, as farmers pray for political support

Barnaby Joyce calls for a fair go, as farmers pray for political support

Agricultural Minister Barnaby Joyce has called for federal government action to boost Australia’s stalling farming sector. By Kirsten Robb
Are you being ripped off on website development?

Are you being ripped off on website development?

Many small business owners are still bewildered by the process of getting a website built or redeveloped and some are being taken for a ride as a result. By Engel Schmidl
Court finds employee unfairly dismissed after “liking” a Facebook comment

Court finds employee unfairly dismissed after “liking” a Facebook comment

An employee in the United Kingdom has been found to be unfairly dismissed after “liking” a derogatory and threatening comment about his employer on Facebook. By Cara Waters
Entrepreneurs can help bring new thinking to manufacturing

Entrepreneurs can help bring new thinking to manufacturing

Australia has more than its fair share of entrepreneurs. However, few decide to invest in the local manufacturing sector. By Krzysztof Dembek
Perth franchise receives “flood” of online abuse for selling halal beef

Perth franchise receives “flood” of online abuse for selling halal beef

A franchisee from Perth has spoken out about how his restaurant receives “a flood” of online abuse for selling halal beef. By Broede Carmody
The $100 million boost to the Australian startup economy

The $100 million boost to the Australian startup economy

Venture capital firm OneVentures has announced the first close on its Innovation and Growth Fund II, which is set to inject $100 million into the Australian Series B and Series C venture capital landscape. By Kye White
Bricks and mortar are a safe bet for investors

Bricks and mortar are a safe bet for investors

A question I have been asked on more than a few occasions: What are some of the real game changers that I have seen in my time selling real estate? By Robert Simeon
What could have been done to stop a lone employee stealing almost $20 million from her employer?

What could have been done to stop a lone employee stealing almost $20 million from her employer?

Although it’s impossible to accurately quantify, payroll fraud is more common than you might think. By Tracy Angwin
The excitement of an aha! moment

The excitement of an aha! moment

There's a lot written about the "aha" moment; that superlative situation when – ping – the figurative light bulb appears above a person's head and – bang – a brilliant idea materialises. By Eve Ash
Don’t be “A Square” – Escape from Flatland and start thinking in new ways

Don’t be “A Square” – Escape from Flatland and start thinking in new ways

Do you find yourself stuck in the same old ways of thinking and doing? There are many other ways to look at things that can deliver unexpected results. By Michel Hogan
Gina Rinehart stepping down from Ten board; NSW overtakes WA as Australia’s strongest economy: Midday Roundup

Gina Rinehart stepping down from Ten board; NSW overtakes WA as Australia’s strongest economy: Midday Roundup

Gina Rinehart plans to step down from the Ten board but will not relinquish her 10% stake in the company. By Broede Carmody
Fast Lane: Sponsored high schools are no silver bullet

Fast Lane: Sponsored high schools are no silver bullet

You might have missed it last week in the flurry of announcements about employee share schemes but a key part of the government’s Industry Innovation and Competitiveness Agenda is to roll out tech high schools backed by industry. By Cara Waters
Rich Listers back app to the tune of $5 million to take on taxi industry

Rich Listers back app to the tune of $5 million to take on taxi industry

A taxi booking app backed by the likes of Paul Bassat and James Packer has raised around $5 million over the weekend in a bid to further disrupt Australia’s $5.4 billion taxi industry. By Broede Carmody
Should we banish the office dog just because our new employee has a problem with it?

Should we banish the office dog just because our new employee has a problem with it?

As an employer, you need to consider that your employees may not always have the same cultural attitudes as you. By Aunty B
The BlackBerry Passport is coming to Australia, local pricing revealed

The BlackBerry Passport is coming to Australia, local pricing revealed

BlackBerry has confirmed its recently announced Passport device will receive an Australian release, with the Android app compatible device set to carry a local price tag of $899 outright. By Andrew Sadauskas
NBN Co rolling out FTTN to 244,500 premises in 43 suburbs

NBN Co rolling out FTTN to 244,500 premises in 43 suburbs

The NBN Co is set to rollout the national broadband network to an additional 89,500 residential and business premises in 43 suburbs, with the new areas set to receive fibre-to-the-node connections. By Andrew Sadauskas
Re:Capital gobbles up Aussie marshmallow and snowball manufacturer with 150 staff

Re:Capital gobbles up Aussie marshmallow and snowball manufacturer with 150 staff

International specialist investor Re:Capital announced the acquisition of Aussie marshmallow, liquorice snowball manufacturer Betta Foods today. By Cara Waters
Byron Bay Cookies cops racist abuse for “disrespectful” halal-certified Anzac biscuits

Byron Bay Cookies cops racist abuse for “disrespectful” halal-certified Anzac biscuits

A gourmet biscuit manufacturer in New South Wales has received significant social media backlash after seeking Halal certification for its products. By Broede Carmody
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