Rural voices to be heard for nation's communication needs

Story Published: 6 May 2015

REGIONAL Australians fed up with mobile phone black-spots will soon be able to air their views.

Malcolm Turnbull, Mobile Phones, Telecommunications

Tougher penalties for drivers using a phone on the way

Story Published: 22 Aug 2015

TOUGHER penalties for drivers caught using their mobile phones while driving come into force in Queensland on September...

Mobile Phones, Penalties, Queensland Police

Aussie mums unreachable at home despite technology: study

Story Published: 4 May 2015

MOST Aussie mums cannot be contacted in an emergency when they are at home.

Mobile Phones, Parenting, Technology

OPINION: Mobile phones are killing conversation

Story Published: 23 Apr 2015

OUR society has been over-run by small screens that many people seem to focus on more than each other.

Editors Picks, Manners, Mobile Phones, Opinion

OPINION: It angers me when I see drivers using mobiles

Story Published: 1 Sep 2015

I COULD not be happier that repeat offenders caught using their mobile phones behind the wheel will face harsher penalties...

Driving, Mackay, Mobile Phones, Opinion, Police

Tougher measures for repeat distracted drivers

Story Published: 1 Sep 2015

MOTORISTS repeatedly caught using their mobile phones while driving will face harsher penalties in a bid to discourage the...

Driving, Mobile Phones, Queensland, Road Rules

New app will know if you text and drive

Story Published: 11 Jul 2015

A NEW app designed on the Sunshine Coast will allow worried parents and employers to keep an eye on whether drivers are...

Mobile Phones, Road Safety, Smartphone Apps

One in three parents cough up big for kid's phone bills

Story Published: 20 Sep 2013

ONE in three Australian parents have been hit by unexpected smartphone bills due to their children’s phone use, a survey by...

Editors Picks, Mobile Phones, Parenting, Smart Phones

Mobile phone turns 40 with 29 million in use in Australia

Story Published: 4 Apr 2013

THE 40th anniversary of the mobile phone passed by quietly yesterday, with no celebration for the device which has become...

Martin Cooper, Mobile Phones, Motorola Dyna Tac

When is a phone not a phone? When it’s a Facebook phone

Story Published: 5 Apr 2013

INSTEAD of producing its own handset, Facebook has made it most ambitious pitch by unveiling software that turns phones...

Editors Picks, Facebook, Games And Gadgets, Mobile Phones

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