Author: Gabriela Motroc
Bitcoin wallet operator Coinbase has officially launched its exchange product to consumers in 24 states.

 Author: Gabriela Motroc
In mid-January, the Australian Tax Office revealed it had investigated 25 international technology companies over the past 18 months for tax avoidance.

 Author: Staff Reporter
As of 2014, over half a billion adults worldwide are classified as obese.

 Author: Staff Reporter
The official website of Malaysia Airlines has been attacked by hackers alleging to be from the “Lizard Squad- Official Cyber Caliphate” group.

 Author: Staff Reporter
Victorian anti-family violence campaigner Rosie Batty was named Australian of the Year.

 Author: Gabriela Motroc
Tumblr may have been overshadowed by social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter lately, but it seems that the social networking website is rapidly catching up thanks to new in-house creative lab called the Creatrs Network.

 Author: Gabriela Motroc
Soon, the Netherlands’ traffic lights and electric cars could be powered by solar panels embedded into the country’s 140,000 kilometres of road. For now, the densely-populated nation enjoys the title of the world’s first country to open a solar road for public use.

 Author: Gabriela Motroc
Fasting, the practice used by numerous cultures across the world is also known as a quick weight loss method. However, a new study argues that the act of consciously depriving oneself of food and drink for at least 24 hours could help the body to fight off disease.

 Author: Ashley Jessen
Stimulus plans by the European Central Bank (ECB) provided somewhat of a bedrock for global indices Thursday night, with Mario Draghi pledging $60 billion per month in stimulus and stopping when they’re asset purchases total $1.1 trillion. Equity markets jumped considerably with German’s Dax index at all-time record highs and the US markets enjoying a 1.5 per cent rise on the day. The Aussie 200 Index followed suit, pushing ahead a robust 75.2 points or 1.4 per cent with all sectors firmly in the black.

 Author: Staff Reporter
Mining company Arrium is cutting nearly 600 jobs as it closes one of its iron ore operations in far north of South Australia.

 Author: Staff Reporter
Iraq and its allies have succeeded in killing thousands of ISIS fighters and 50 per cent of the group’s top commanders.

 Author: Gabriela Motroc
Google boss Eric Schmidt foresees that the Internet will soon “disappear.”

 Author: Gabriela Motroc
“Forty years ago, Bill [Gates] and his childhood friend Paul Allen bet that software and personal computers would change the way people around the world worked and played.”

 Author: Gabriela Motroc
In 2013, the United States Centres for Disease Control and Prevention openly admitted that antibiotics prescriptions have led to the death of over 23,000 Americans per year, as well as to the emergence of super bugs that are immune to scientific ‘medicines.’