Entries by Shanee Dobeson

Woman “serious but stable” after near drowning at Currumbin

UPDATE @ 3.00 PM | A WOMAN has been rushed to hospital following a near-drowning at Currumbin Creek this afternoon. The woman, aged in her 30s, was reportedly snorkeling when she came into trouble in the water about 2.00pm Tuesday. A Queensland Ambulance spokesperson said the woman was pulled unconscious from the water, with bystanders […]

Severe thunderstorm warning for parts of NSW

A SEVERE thunderstorm warning has been issued for people in parts of NSW this afternoon. The Bureau of Meteorology says the severe thunderstorms are likely to produce heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding, damaging winds and large hailstones in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include […]

Terrifying FaceTime bug lets you spy on the person you’re calling

Well… this is slightly terrifying. A major bug has been discovered in Apple’s FaceTime software which allows people to listen in on the person they’re calling before they even accept or reject the call. To make things even more frightening, the caller can reportedly also see through the person’s camera before they even pick up. According […]

Instagram back up and running after global outage

UPDATE @ 11.20 AM | INSTAGRAM appears to be back up and running following a global outage this morning. The popular photo-sharing app went down briefly Tuesday morning, but was back up within half an hour. The cause of the outage is not known, however thousands of people took to website-outage tracker DownDetector.com to report experiencing issues […]