Security robot that drowned in a fountain drives home security message for businesses: Don’t get distracted by “shiny things”

A robot security guard has reportedly “committed suicide” after being found face-down in the fountain outside a Washington DC office block, with the sad tale prompting security experts to remind businesses to think carefully about buying artificial intelligence solutions. Staff members employed in the offices at the Georgetown Waterfront complex reported the distressing news the morning … Read more

Celebrate Book Week with High Tea in Brisbane!

High tea for book week

Teacher librarians and librarians are invited to join the team at the Department of Education and Training Reading Centre for high tea and presentations from guest speakers in celebration of this year’s Book Week– ‘Escape to Everywhere’ and celebrate the positive impact reading has on people’s everyday lives. Guest speaker Christine Bongers, former radio and … Read more

Furious customers are accusing Wall Street’s favourite shirt startup of failing to deliver on its promises

Combatant Gentlemen grew a following among Wall Streeters and others for its balance of quality and low cost. Now, some customers say that they haven’t received orders or refunds in the time frame promised by the company. CEO Vishaal Melwani blames the startup’s problems on growing too quickly. Billing itself as an online retailer for … Read more

YourGrocer asks users to help spread the word as it expands delivery to all Melbourne suburbs

Melbourne-based food delivery startup YourGrocer is calling on its user base to help spread the word as it expands delivery to all Melbourne suburbs. YourGrocer enables users to support local businesses like butchers, greengrocers and bakers, and is currently capturing 15% of the online grocery market in inner-north Melbourne postcodes with $4.5 million in groceries … Read more

A platform that bypasses real estate agents for property rentals just started in Sydney Read

  A startup that bypasses real estate agents and connects potential renters directly to landlords has launched in Sydney. Rentwolf is promising complete transparency for both sides, with participants being able to view in real time what offers are coming in from potential tenants interested in the property. “It’s kind of like what happens with … Read more

CIAF 2017

The Cairns Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF) is an annual cultural event that showcases the art and culture of Queensland Indigenous artists. CIAF is uniquely (and proudly) QLD orientated and offers three days of visual art, music, talks, workshops, performance, theatre, fashion and food! Community Engagement Officer Kaylah Tyson and myself represented kuril dhagun this year; … Read more