The Australian Tax Office has released guidelines on bitcoins, and other digital currencies, saying it will provide certainty to users and the wider community.
Social media users are begging people not to share graphic images that appear to show an Islamic State militant beheading a US journalist.
The federal government has been left red-faced following the revelation that law-enforcement agencies can access and have been accessing Australians' web browsing histories without a warrant.
An app created by Tom Hanks that mimics the feel of writing with an old typewriter has gone to the top of the charts.
Three unusual puzzle designs join Pokemon-like monster-catching Micromon and a sobering not-so-fun look at mental illness with Depression Quest.
Customers of budget internet service providers Dodo and ClubTelco across Australia were left without a stable internet connection for at least 12 hours on Monday after technical issues caused intermittent or slow connectivity.
Only "reckless" reporting by journalists would be subject to new national security reforms that would jail those who disclose information about so-called "special intelligence operations" conducted by Australian spy agencies, the Attorney-General's Department says.
Stuck in a small town in Mexico and unsuccessfully trying to get across the border to Belize on December 24 one year, Rizvi Mridha and his best friend thought they were in for a less than festive Christmas.
Micromon is the first successful attempt at bringing a Pokemon clone to mobile devices.
In an environment most people struggle to survive, Tibetans thrive in the thin air of the Tibetan Plateau and now an international study has uncovered one mechanism their bodies use to cope at high altitudes.
Police investigating an armed robbery at a Cessnock travel agent last week have released a COMFIT of a ...
A man will face court after police seized illegal drugs and alleged proceeds of crime from a Cessnock ...
Police are appealing for information after a man was injured during a home invasion near Cessnock on Tuesday ...