A Sydney-based lingerie chain twice slammed by the Advertisings Standards Board over its sexual ads has copped a fresh round of criticism over its window displays in a busy shopping mall. By Kirsten Robb
Apple’s share of the global smartphone market slipped slightly during the October quarter despite the release of the iPhone 6, while Chinese vendor Xiaomi is now the world’s third largest smartphone vendor. By Andrew Sadauskas
Google has officially closed its $US2.91 billion ($A3.29 billion) sale of its Motorola smartphone business to Chinese electronics giant Lenovo, completing a deal first announced in January. By Andrew Sadauskas
Matchstick, a Chromecast-style HDMI stick based on Mozilla’s Firefox OS, has smashed its target on crowdfunding website Kickstarter, and is set to ship the $US25 devices to 17,090 backers. By Andrew Sadauskas
It’s that time again. The Christmas catalogues start jamming up your letterbox, there’s countdown messages hitting your inbox and you’ve already received your first Christmas party invite. By Michelle Gamble
Federal Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has dismissed concerns police and spy agencies will use metadata to catch people who download TV shows and films illegally, according to Business Spectator. By Broede Carmody and Adam Anticaglia
The latest Structured Thinking Asia Pacific report from Moodys has pointed to the increased number of Australian owner occupier home buyers taking out interest only mortgages and the risks inherent in this decision. By Jennifer Duke
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