See the latest column from our technology guru, Bruce Kerr
19th Sept. 2020 9:09 AM
Westpac customers have been warned to be on high alert over a sophisticated email phishing scam targeting Aussie account...
15th July 2020 8:07 AM
An unverified email is causing a stir online as a HR manager told an employee that his car “looks bad” and he needed to buy...
28th Jan. 2020 6:01 AM
The Health Minister has disavowed an email sent to Queensland Health staff with a novel solution to embarrassing IT...
01st Nov. 2019 5:11 AM
What does your email sign-off say about you? This eerily accurate chart will tell you whether you’re “good”, “neutral” or...
12th Aug. 2019 1:08 PM
An Aussie mum rushed to the US when she saw a strange email from her daughter saying she wanted to come home. Tragically...
30th July 2019 10:07 AM
After getting stranded in a foreign country with flight plans ruined, Lauren McMah sent this email to the airline and...
09th June 2019 7:06 AM
Most of us send hundreds of emails every day so anything that helps has to be a good thing. Here’s how it works.
03rd April 2019 11:04 AM
Police say scammer researched and targeted Mackay business in attempt to gather sensitive information
12th March 2019 7:03 AM
A nasty, error-riddled complaint from a “wealthy and well-educated” customer has gone viral thanks to a brewery’s epic...
16th Feb. 2019 3:02 PM
BEING blackmailed is far from a laughing matter, but a husband couldn't help but giggle when scammers threatened to release...
18th Jan. 2019 5:01 AM
It divides email users everywhere and causes huge amounts of stress every day. But there’s a simple fix to the mistake most...
10th Jan. 2019 10:01 AM
Hackers have infiltrated and used an emergency warning system designed to alert thousands of Australians to imminent...
07th Jan. 2019 5:01 PM
PERHAPS using sexy_babe wasn’t the best choice for your first email address. We all make mistakes, but this could have been...
23rd Nov. 2018 10:11 AM
Thousands of Qantas frequent flyers woke this morning thinking they had just been given access to the airline’s most...
26th Oct. 2018 8:10 AM
DANIEL Egan has come up with the perfect solution to the ever-present problem of an overflowing email inbox — and he says...
26th Oct. 2018 6:10 AM
THE United States embassy in Canberra has had to issue an awkward apology for an accidental “training error”.
15th Oct. 2018 6:10 PM
THE ABC has been hit by an explosive new leak after a text message from the national broadcaster’s acting chair to...
29th Sept. 2018 6:09 AM
LATEST scam offers you money, before asking for your personal details.
22nd March 2018 11:03 AM
GEORGE Clooney has revealed for the first time how he met his wife Amal, and why the romance took a while to get off the...
01st Feb. 2018 12:02 PM
IN THE digital age, it's comforting for families to know that Santa is keeping up with the times.
05th Dec. 2017 12:12 PM
YOU get an email from a stranger who claims they have been hired to kill you.
01st Dec. 2017 10:12 AM
A guide to recognising scams and how to deal with them.
22nd Nov. 2017 9:11 AM
A SOPHISTICATED e-mail scam originating from China is targeting Telstra customers, police warn.
22nd Nov. 2017 8:11 AM
BANK customers are being warned not to open an SMS message or email that looks anything like these ones.
19th Oct. 2017 11:10 AM
EMINEM is a man of few words ... maybe fewer than few.
15th Oct. 2017 2:10 PM
TOOWOOMBA residents are caught up in an infringement notice email scam doing the rounds.
10th Oct. 2017 9:10 AM
TEWANTIN masseuse has to hand over her Noosa Beach business after 26 years
03rd Oct. 2017 6:10 AM
The South African-born entrepreneur behind companies including Tesla and SpaceX has described himself not as a micromanager...
31st Aug. 2017 2:08 PM
THE email addresses and passwords of 771 million people have been published online during a gigantic data leak.
31st Aug. 2017 11:08 AM
SOPHISTICATED email scammers are targeting Australians with pornography and adult dating links which are then followed up...
22nd Aug. 2017 8:08 AM
Far from creating a positive impression on the recipient, sending emails like this make the sender look like an idiot...
15th Aug. 2017 11:08 AM
ACCIDENTALLY hit send too soon? Decided to send an angry message without waiting to cool down? Drunken emailing? Here’s how...
27th July 2017 2:07 PM
A CANBERRA woman emailed Australia Post asking about a package. The reply from the company was perfect.
26th July 2017 6:07 PM
OTHER Cabinet ministers have been exposed using their private emails during a Crime and Corruption Commission probe into...
20th July 2017 6:07 AM
YOU should look at your online energy bill with a fine tooth comb because it could be fake.
19th July 2017 1:07 PM
IF you are hoping to send some emails today, you might be out of luck with Microsoft’s 365 suffering monumental outages...
31st May 2017 2:05 PM
HAVE you had trouble accessing your emails this morning and been forced to talk to the person next to you instead?
31st May 2017 1:05 PM
THE Mackay school has sent an email airing concerns about the recently released streaming series 13 Reasons Why.
06th May 2017 11:05 AM
THE State Government’s top bureaucrat has been tasked with investigating a widening email scandal that is dogging the...
01st March 2017 5:03 AM
A MAROOCHYDORE woman has urged other Coast residents to be wary of an email scam involving fake AGL electricity bills.
10th Feb. 2017 5:02 AM
Council CEO Lisa Desmond must address the issue of the leaked email.
01st Dec. 2016 6:12 AM
DESPITE widespread publicity about cyber attacks and scams, Australians are still sharing passwords, leaving devices...
24th Nov. 2016 11:11 AM
A SUNSHINE Coast business owner has said an issue with her Bigpond email account has cost her 'thousands' of dollars.
24th Nov. 2016 5:11 AM
WESTPAC NZ has apologised for sending an email to a customer containing the greeting "Hello Asian".
20th Nov. 2016 12:11 PM
THE revelation that the mayor has had secret access to the email account of the CEO, I believe requires a detailed...
09th Nov. 2016 7:11 AM
Mr Wragg said another tell-tale sign was that the email addressed him as "customer” rather than using his name
05th Oct. 2016 2:10 PM
BANK customers need to be on the lookout for a sophisticated new email scam you might not be able to tell from a real bank...
13th Sept. 2016 8:09 AM
YOUR SAY: Every week I receive at least 70 emails telling me there is a voucher in my name waiting to be...
12th Sept. 2016 6:09 AM