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3 January 2018 6:46 AM NBN used a gaming controller that dates back to 2000 in its ad

The NBN has been caught photoshopping one of its ads to appeal to gamers, but it has instead backfired. Scott Rhodie, a former digital employee at NBN, found the blunder plastered on a TV screen while shopping at JB Hifi in Pitt Street Mall. "As a gamer since I was 4, something was weird about the image and then I realised the controller had a mini USB and new controllers 21

24 October 2017 12:05 AM Northcote by-election: Darebin Council lobbies for sky rail, public housing

PUBLIC housing, sky rail and pokies reform are among a list of priorities presented to Northcote by-election candidates by Darebin Council. The council hopes to use the November 18 poll to lobby candidates and MPs for action. The Bell St level crossing removal would be expanded to include three additional level crossings under a $247 million sky rail proposal 83

18 October 2017 2:48 AM Andrew Wilkie tables claims in Parliament that Crown Casino ‘tampered’ with poker machines

CROWN Casino made illegal changes to pokie machines and ignored drug use and domestic violence according to explosive allegations tabled in Parliament. Independent MP Andrew Wilkie has tabled the allegations of criminal misconduct in federal Parliament today. The video evidence from three former staff members also includes allegations the Victorian casino 62

12 October 2017 11:08 PM "Astropaolo" breaks record in space

Astronaut Paolo Nespoli, fondly known as “Astropaolo”, has set a new record for the amount of time spent by an Italian in space. During past and current stints at the International Space Station (ISS), the 60-year-old Milanese has spent a total of 6000 hours in space. His latest mission commenced on July 28, 2017, and he is scheduled to return to Earth 43

26 September 2017 2:33 AM Core i5-8600K has performance similar to Core i7-7700K

Intel's mid-range Coffee Lake-S processor competes with last-gen flagship 7700K Intel is pulling out all of the stops for its Coffee Lake-S architecture, with the flagship Core i7-8700K to be the new gaming champion with its 6C/12T of CPU performance hitting 4.8GHz on air cooling when overclocked. It also beats the 7700K by around 10% in games, and more in multi-threaded 107

21 September 2017 11:28 AM Xbox One S Forza Horizon 3 Bundle will Cost Rs 29,990 in India

Microsoft has announced the Xbox One in India. Priced at Rs 29,990 the Xbox One S is already available for preorder in India on and Flipkart along with a couple of other retailers. The company will be selling the Xbox One S with the Horizon 3 bundle, and the gaming console will be available in both 500GB and 1TB storage options. The Horizon 100

15 September 2017 8:47 PM Virgin Mobile USA sets later Sept. 29 launch for Apple's iPhone 8 & 8 Plus

The U.S. incarnation of Virgin Mobile won't launch the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus until Sept. 29, a full week after the devices arrive from Apple and the country's four major carriers, according to an announcement. Preorders will also begin a week later, on Sept. 22, Virgin said. The carrier didn't offer an explanation for the delay, which is particularly unusual 130

27 August 2017 10:40 PM Ex-Box? Microsoft Leaves Original Xbox One Behind

Microsoft stops selling its original Xbox One in the US. The company ceased manufacturing it a few months ago. However, today is the day that it became unavailable officially. Until now, you could still see the original Xbox One and order from the online store of Microsoft. Today, you’ll see the “out of stock” notice in the UK store while the US store 94

27 August 2017 10:35 PM Russell Northe, Victorian Nationals MP, to leave party over mental illness and gambling

Victorian Nationals MP Russell Northe will resign from the party today, as he struggles with gambling and depression. The ABC understands the Morwell MP, who has been on paid leave since June, has racked up significant personal debts, partly linked to gambling. The ABC is aware of at least four Gippsland businesspeople who were approached by Mr Northe 32

23 August 2017 1:16 PM Watch the Blizzard Gamescom 2017 Livestream

August 23, 2017 Written by Tyler Treese Microsoft kicked off gamescom 2017 with a laidback press conference that had some cool multiplatform announcements, Electronic Arts followed it with some trailers of their upcoming titles, and now Blizzard will have some announcements with a livestream of their own. The Blizzard gamescom 2017 livestream will take place 91