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Ello Pegged As The Anti-Facebook Social Network

By IBTimes AU

A new anti-Facebook social network is making a buzz online -- Ello. (Sep 30)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK

iOS 8
Android 5.0 L Cannot Win Over Apple iOS 8: Top Three Reasons Why

By IBTimes AU

Google's Android L will reportedly be available for download this November 1. The mobile OS will launch on October 15 or 16 featured in the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 platform. Google's Android L release will pit it against Apple's iOS 8. (Sep 30)

MORE TOPICS: BLACKBERRY, ANDROID

baker sells bread during the Mistura gastronomic fair in Lima, September 5, 2014. The fair seeks to promote Peruvian cuisine by showcasing food and products from all over the country. Exponents of Peruvian cuisine and foreign chefs are also participating
Federal Court Orders Coles To Hang Signs For 3 Months That It Passed Off Par-Baked Bread As Fresh From The Oven

By IBTimes AU

Australian supermarket giant Coles is figuratively eating humble bread after the federal court ordered it on Monday to place signs for three months that it passed off par-baked bread as freshly baked. In other words, Coles is forced to admit that it used false advertising and was cheating consumers. (Sep 30)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, RETAIL

An office worker talks on his phone as he looks the stock board at the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) building in central Sydney June 15, 2012. Asian shares edged up on Friday, and the euro held most of the previous session's gains, as nervous inves
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon September 29, 2014

By Comsec

The second half of the trading session on Monday provided a little more cause for optimism compared to its earlier counterpart. Buyers finally found some resolve around lunchtime and the ASX 200 was able to recover a solid portion of the early losses. (Sep 29)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, FACEBOOK, RETAIL SALES, COURT, AUSTRALIA, RETAIL

Matthew McConaughey And Woody Harrelson
Matthew McConaughey Commercial: Ellen DeGeneres Spoofs 'True Detective' Actor's Lincoln Car Commercial [WATCH VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

Ellen DeGeneres succeeded in turning a serious car commercial into something hilarious on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” last Monday, Sept. 22. The 56-year-old TV host spoofed the new Lincoln MKC car commercial of “True Detective” actor Matthew McConaug... (Sep 24)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER

New Apple iPhone 6 Plus is seen during an Apple event at the Flint Center in Cupertino
Verizon Offers VoLTE For iPhone 6 And iPhone 6 Plus, Enhances Call Quality Through HD Voice Feature

By IBTimes AU

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus on Verizon now supports simultaneous data and phone calls on 4G LTE networks. (Sep 22)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, SAMSUNG

A man rests in a mud pit near the main stage at the Woodstock Festival in Kostrzyn-upon-Odra, close to the Polish-German border
Ex-Male Strippers For Rent At $125/Hour To Act As ManServants

By IBTimes AU

A new startup in the US is offering handsome male servants who would pamper their employers in the tradition of butlers for $125 per hour. The firm, aptly named ManServants, was established by two young female entrepreneurs. Some of their man servants are former strippers. (Sep 19)

iOS 8
Apple iOS 8 Can Trump Google Android 5.0 L Upon September 17 Release

By IBTimes AU

Apple has taken a huge leap with its iOS 8 when it announced its direction towards a more flexible platform. Analysts believe that the upcoming OS will herald a new wave of consumer app experimentation and discovery. (Sep 16)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, ANDROID

Entrepreneur Mike Cannon-Brookes, co-founder of software firm Atlassian
7 Reasons Why Atlassian Topped BRW’s Best Place To Work In Australia 2014 List

By IBTimes AU

BRW named on Friday a software firm about to launch a HipChat app for Apple watch as the best placed to work in Australia. The award is based on feedback from over 28,000 workers polled by BRW and a culture audit. (Sep 15)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, MANAGEMENT, INVESTMENT

Ariana Grande Performs During the MuchMusic Video Awards (MMVA) in Toronto
‘Big Bang Theory’ Star Mayim Bialik Slams Ariana Grande: ‘Who is She? Is She a Singer?’

By IBTimes AU

Mayim Bialik isn't a fan of Ariana Grande. (Sep 15)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, BILLBOARD