What's Happening

A Sydney blockchain startup is helping power this new smart speaker that pays the artists it plays

Aston Martin is releasing a DB5 just like the one in Goldfinger - and it will include working gadgets

Scientists have engineered a metal alloy that could skid around the Earth's equator 500 times before wearing out

A 12-year-old boy is reportedly close to dying after being on a hunger strike for more than a fortnight on Nauru

A Melbourne teen hacked Apple and stored the evidence in a folder called 'hacky hack hack'

NASA's Spotify playlist of wake-up songs for its comatose Mars rover is excellent

The stunning 'Green Spine' will be Melbourne's newest skyscraper -- and the Southern Hemisphere's tallest

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These stunning underwater images took out the top prizes in Scuba Diving magazine's annual photography contest

Scientists spent nearly three years figuring out how to snap a piece of dry spaghetti into two pieces

Cryptocurrency forecasters have revised their end of year prediction for Bitcoin down, again

Hackers just spent the week in Las Vegas breaking into planes, politicians' websites, printers, heart monitors and slot machines

This Aussie dad built his 11-year-old son one of the world's biggest skate ramps to help him train for the X Games

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Here are the Australian pricing and plans for Samsung's Galaxy Note9 and tablets

Huawei's new smartphone has four cameras. Four.

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OpenAI's DotA 2 bots are heading to The International and their lead engineer hinted at a way humans might one day win again

There are 6 finalists in the running to build Australia's tallest skyscraper -- and they're all amazing

Telstra is now Australia's fastest network across both mobile and fixed services

Han Solo's jacket is for sale and could fetch up to $1.8 million

This AI startup may have cracked the code for an affordable, good-looking smartwatch. And it even works

NASA just binned Elon Musk's plans to terraform Mars

A Harvard statistician has found a way to determine whether Paul McCartney or John Lennon wrote the songs

Australian space startup Fleet Space Technologies has an awesome new mission control centre

Virgin Galactic just made it halfway to space

We might finally have a date for Fortnite on Android - and it could be exclusive to Samsung

It turns out Putin's soccer ball gift to Donald Trump actually does have a transmitter chip in it

A brilliant new bot is posing as cyborg Elon Musk in the worst possible week to pose as Elon Musk

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Suddenly, BlackBerry is back because data security is the main game

It's now easier than ever for hot tech talent to move to Australia

Australia finally has a space agency -- here's why it's about time

Just days after Elon Musk teased a Tesla pickup, BHP added a V8 'e-Cruiser' to its Olympic Dam fleet

SBS gets to keep the rest of the World Cup games as Optus fixes its streaming problems too late

Japan hopes to land a spacecraft on an asteroid -- and has successfully begun orbiting it

The guy who test drove the 2020 Tesla Roadster says Elon Musk's boasts about it are 'conservative'

Look at all the skills Elon Musk's OpenAI bots have taught themselves as they prepare for the world's biggest e-sports event

Here's how Australia's new $7 billion fleet of giant Triton drones will keep an eye on the South China Sea

The US Supreme Court just spoke about a bitcoin future for the first time

NASA has released its plan for nuking asteroids that threaten Earth -- and it includes a practice run

The world's most desirable car is up for sale and expected to fetch more than $60 million

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Mexican World Cup fans may have sparked an 'earthquake' celebrating their team's winning goal over Germany

Here's why you need to get used to not ever watching the FIFA World Cup - or any big sports event - for free

In a year of 800% returns, the ATO is hunting crypto traders

Telstra will roll out 2Gbps speeds across Australian CBDs within months

NASA's Opportunity rover is fighting for its life in a huge Martian dust storm

A Melbourne man is suing Google for defamation because he shows up beside criminals in an Image Search

Toyota just sunk another $US1 billion into Asian ride-sharing giant Grab