Fake text messages on the rise, but experts warn Australians most losses are from more sophisticated scams

Financial scams have become more sophisticated and easier to perpetrate, ballooning into a billion-dollar industry in Australia, experts have warned. Last year more than 239,000 scams worth $570m were reported to Scamwatch, but the organisation says the real number is much higher, as only about 13% of scams are reported. Investment scams remain the number … Read more

China’s sophisticated censorship engine is being pushed to ‘its max’ as it struggles to keep protest videos off the inte

China is struggling to censor videos of protests against the country’s zero-COVID policy, experts say. The country’s censorship apparatus has been overwhelmed by the high volume of protest content. Some protesters are finding creative ways to circumvent China’s Great Firewall, NYT reports. China has , responsible for blocking photos, messages, and videos that the country … Read more

5 Sophisticated Dinnerware Sets Under $100

Everyone—and we mean everyone—deserves a sturdy, stylish dinnerware set. After all, plates and bowls are the vessels on which you serve all your memorable meals, from those lazy with loved ones to romantic for two. Not only that, but they also make a statement about your home aesthetic, and add to the vibe when entertaining. … Read more