The Prime Minister’s Environmentalist of the Year and leading sustainable business expert Arron Wood has been announced as the MC of the National Clean Technologies Conference due to take place from 29 – 31 May 2019 on the Sunshine Coast in Queensland. Building on the success of The Cleantech Effect event, run by the Sunshine […]
The Sunshine Coast Council Solar Farm has been honoured in the National Awards for Local Government which showcase innovative and resourceful solutions that local governments have implemented to make a difference within their communities. The Solar Farm won the Boosting Productivity through Infrastructure Award, highlighting council’s forward thinking approach to invest in modern infrastructure to […]
Can you take a common problem from idea to business in 54 hours? That’s the aim of the Startup Weekend Sunshine Coast. Startup Weekend is an intense 54 hour event geared around action, innovation, and education to turn ideas into businesses for those with technical and non-technical backgrounds. The Weekend brings aspiring and experienced entrepreneurs […]
Representatives from Google Australia will visit the Sunshine Coast on Thursday 12 April to hold a free training seminar for local business leaders. The ‘Digital Garage’ event came about as a result of a collaboration between Federal MP Andrew Wallace, the Caloundra Chamber of Commerce and Google Australia. Mr Wallace said that he had been […]
Beerwah and Glass House Mountains will receive new Telstra mobile telephone towers following the announcement of the outcomes of a tendering process to provide Federally-funded base stations on the Sunshine Coast. Federal Member for Fisher Andrew Wallace announced the local outcomes and welcomed important progress on this 2016 Coalition election promise. He said “This is […]
Families across Queensland will be safer as more emergency vehicles are given the ‘green light’ when responding to emergencies. Premier Campbell Newman said Emergency Vehicle Priority (EVP) technology was being expanded to more fire trucks and ambulances in the state which had the potential to save many lives. “This technology clears the path for our […]
Noosa Council has made a cyber-leap, receiving $20,000 from State Library of Queensland to buy a ‘smart table’ to extend the libraries’ technology services. The smart table has a large interactive horizontal screen that looks like a coffee table and allows many people to use it at once. It will be the focal point of […]
Consumers shopping for a new mobile plan or other telecommunications product will have access to helpful new information from tomorrow (1 March). “Critical Information Summaries” (CIS) will provide shoppers with two pages of essential information about a product or service. This must include features, pricing, inclusions, exclusions and other key information such as access to […]
[vid] Apple has launched its new iPad mini. It features a 7.9 inch screen, fast and fluid performance, FaceTime and iSight cameras, over 275,000 amazing apps, and 10-hour battery life.
Apple founder and former CEO Steve Jobs has passed away from pancreatic cancer, the company has announced.