What we can do once the banks give us back our data

Macquarie Bank has started a trial, giving customers access to the data the bank has collected on them. These might include the number and types of account held, average balances, regular payments and...

China’s crackdown on cryptocurrency trading – a sign of things to come

An illustration photo of Bitcoin (virtual currency) coins ReutersThe Chinese government’s decision to order several Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies exchanges to close shows how much of a thre...

It may not be beautiful but the new ten dollar note is pretty secure

You might notice a new blue and gold addition to your wallet in the next few weeks as the Reserve Bank of Australia releases the new A$10 note into circulation. The new series of Australian banknotes ...

Bike sharing schemes might seem like a waste of space but the economics makes sense

Have you ever walked past (or tripped over) a shared bike and wondered how it’s possible for the business to survive with a ride costing as little as A$2 per half hour?While bike share schemes a...

Latest digital video streaming technology

There is a lot of talk about the latest digital video streaming technology. Video streaming has been one of the biggest trends of the 2010's. It's more or less completely changed how people consume ...