Sunday, 15 July
Scammers have set up a clone of the
myGov website to trick you into sharing your login and bank account
The scam starts with
email that looks like it is from Medicare, asking you to
update your Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) details, so you can
start receiving payments for Medicare benefits and
If you click on the link in the
email you are taken a replica of the real myGov website. Youll note
the URL includes .net instead of .gov.au, which is an
indication the website is not a legitimate Australian Government
The fine is for two breaches of the
Data Protection Act. The Information Commissioners Office (ICO)
concluded that Facebook failed
to safeguard its users information and that it failed to be
transparent about how that data was harvested by
failed to provide the kind of protections they are required to
under the Data Protection Act, said Elizabeth Denham, the
information commissioner. Fines and prosecutions punish the bad
actors, but my real goal is to effect change and restore trust and
confidence in our democratic system.
In the first quarter of 2018,
Facebook took 500,000 in revenue every five and a half minutes.
Because of the timing of the b...
Saturday, 14 July
An truck accident near Nashua Road on Bangalow Road has stopped
traffic in both directions.
The Transport Management Centre reports the accident occurred
just after 7pm Saturday evening (July 14).
Between 7 and 8pm a number of emergency vehicles were heard
travelling along Bangalow Road.
Motorists are being advised to use the Pacific Highway and
Bruxner Highway as an alternative route.
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Business and Community
The NSW government recently gazetted a new regulation
under the Crown Lands Management Act that removes the right to
peaceful assembly, gathering or protest on public land anywhere in
NSW. This is a wholesale attack on the tradition of democracy that
can only be described as totalitarian. Under the new law any
The LNP state conference
was just 3 old real estate agents short of banning sex because it
might lead to dancing.
[Possum Comitatus, commenting on
conservative politics in Queensland, Twitter,
8 July 2018]
Trump is not an unusual
American president with contrarian ideas. He is an off-the-charts
repudiation of everything the United States has stood for since
1945: representative government, liberty, the rule of law, free
trade, a rules-based international order, open societies, pluralism
and human rights. [Journalist Roger
Cohan, writing in
The New York Times, 9 July 2018]
Friday, 13 July
not to like about living in Paradise on a fine winters morning on
Hungry Head Beach. Using the Fujifilm xpro2 & Fujinon 50mm WR
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