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18 September 2017 3:00 AM Hyundai HiLux rival confirmed for post 2020

Hyundai Australia’s long wait for a proper ute will soon be over, with the Korean brand at last confirming its Toyota HiLux rival will arrive “on the other side of 2020”. Hyundai's local arm has been pushing for an entrant into one of Australia’s most popular segments for years, but their pleas had so far fallen on deaf ears, with Hyundai HQ instead 17

18 September 2017 1:25 AM Car on train tracks at Sydney station leaves morning commuters waiting at the platform

Morning train commuters have been left waiting at the platform after a car crashed onto the tracks in Toongabbie in Sydney's north-west, causing lengthy delays. The Western, Northern and North Shore lines all experienced delays with some services being cancelled. Two brothers who were arrested in Dubai in August, will face a Sydney court over their alleged 22

17 September 2017 8:07 AM Canberra records Cassini's last signal as 13-year Saturn mission ends

US space agency NASA received the final signal from its Cassini spacecraft on Friday as its groundbreaking 13-year Saturn mission ended with a meteor-like plunge into the planet's atmosphere. Cassini, the first spacecraft to orbit Saturn, ended its mission around 8.54pm AEST, shortly after it lost contact with Earth as it entered the gas giant's crushing 15

17 September 2017 7:55 AM SSM: Tony Abbott's sister Christine Forster calls out brother as she campaigns for Yes vote

Former prime minister Tony Abbott's sister Christine Forster has accused same-sex marriage opponents of fearmongering, as a string of high-profile Yes campaigners staged rallies across the country to urge supporters to remember to return their survey forms. Sports stars, TV identities and politicians of all stripes took part in coordinated events across 11

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 26

15 September 2017 6:58 PM Campaign launch for gay marriage opponents

Opponents of same-sex marriage are officially launching a national campaign as millions of Australians cast their votes in a postal survey. The Coalition for Marriage will hear from speakers including senators Cory Bernardi and Matt Canavan and Australian Christian Lobby chief Lyle Shelton in Sydney on Saturday night. Spokeswoman Sophie York said the group 9

14 September 2017 11:32 PM North Korea fires another missile over Japan; launch came from Pyongyang; landed in Pacific Ocean

North Korea has ratcheted up the tension in its nuclear stand-off with the US, firing a ballistic missile which flew over Japan before landing in the Pacific Ocean, 2,000 kilometres to the east of the country. "These repeated provocations on the part of North Korea are not permissible and we protest in the strongest words," Japan Chief Cabinet Secretary 12

13 September 2017 1:23 PM Nintendo makes voice chat less of a disaster on Switch

The update for the Switch Online mobile app is now out for iOS and Android. Nintendo has rolled out an update for the Switch Online app that might finally make it usable. See, unlike what Sony and Microsoft did for the PlayStation and the Xbox, Nintendo has chosen to put its new console's chat functions in a separate app for Android and iOS. Unfortunately 20

13 September 2017 4:48 AM Is the new iPhone face recognition system a gimmick or the future of smartphones?

Another year, another iPhone update purporting to "revolutionize" the smartphone game. The big new thing in this round of updates (unless you're exited by bezel-removals) is the replacement of fingerprint access with a new facial recognition system. It's undoubtedly a high-tech addition, but is it anything more than a gimmick? Apple is known for its big technological 23

13 September 2017 2:47 AM 'Telstra One Number' Is Telstra's New eSIM Tech

Hot on the back of Apple's announcement of the new Watch Series 3, the first Aussie telco to support its integrated eSIM has come out swinging. Telstra's new One Number service will let you hook up your phone and wearable to the same phone number and mobile data plan. There's no pricing announced for One Number just yet, nor any official confirmation 24