Category: Technology

Software malfunction delays flights at Sydney domestic airport

A software failure at Sydney’s domestic airport, caused school holiday passenger chaos around the country. Brisbane Airport was still working to clear the backlog of delayed flights, this afternoon. Ethan Gould reports.

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New iPhone launched in Brisbane

Apple’s latest iPhone has been launched in Brisbane. The tech giant has also released its latest watch, which is already in big demand. John Hui reports.

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Brisbane company unveils solar-powered race car

A Brisbane company is claiming line honours in the race to make the world’s first commercially available solar-powered car. Their company has unveiled a racing version, for next month’s Darwin to Adelaide solar challenge. Tim Shepherd reports.

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Save big on E10 fuel

There’s some good news for Queensland motorists. A fuel retailer is offering a six-cents a litre discount on E10. The state government has praised the move, hoping it forces others to follow suit and boost the biofuels industry. Rob Lutton

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QUT powers the future with the first lithium-ion battery in Australia

As technology rapidly develops, so too does the need for a way to power it. A research team from Queensland University of Technology has just produced the first lithium-ion battery in Australia, creating amazing new opportunities. Tim Shepherd reports.

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40 years on, Star Wars robots a reality

It’s 40 years, since ‘Star Wars’ first hit the silver screen, launching into our lives forever. Now robots like R2-D2 are no longer just a sci-fi fantasy. Lexy Haggard reports.

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Innovation and enterprise key to future jobs

By Megan Dennis Produced for online by Lily Nothling Will robots be taking over our jobs? Will the period of retirement be longer? What is the changing face of capitalism? These are just some of the questions experts will answer

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Queensland startup businesses share creativity at co-work precinct

The state government is encouraging Queensland startup businesses to exchange their technology and ideas. It wants them to use what’s called co-space to foster creativity. Lexi Kehl reports.

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New app detects termites

Written by Maudy Veltema Produced for online by Reece D’Alessandro You might not be able to hear termites devastating your walls, but a new app developed on the Gold Coast can. The Termite Buster app allows people to listen in

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Aussie kids are learning to code

By Milyka McCutcheon Produced for online by Emily Halverson Two hundred thousand Australian kids are set to learn the language of computer coding under a new computer education program.

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