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18 hours ago

Afterpay and Zip have welcomed a massive shake-up of payment regulation, as the government zeroes in on buy now, pay later
Buy now, pay later giants Afterpay and Zip say they will consult with the government over payment regulation reforms.
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg on Wednesday announced a policy overhaul to accommodate the digital payment revolution.
Both firms have welcomed the move, but they'll need to work to secure comfortable placing under the new rules.
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Total value of Australian housing market passes $1 trillion
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Why women are better at investing than men, according to an expert
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22 hours ago
Atlassian increased its workforce by 50% in the past 2 years — and its workplace policies could be the solution to the skills shortage more broadly
Atlassian says its transformative workplace policies are part of the company’s wider push to accelerate the growth of Australia’s tech sector, amid a skills shortage experts say is hurting the country’s growth potential.
Dec. 7, 2021, 1:08 PM
More than 300 scientists have told Mark Zuckerberg they want access to Meta’s internal research on child and teen mental health because it doesn’t meet scientific standards
Zuckerberg has a "moral obligation" to align Meta's child and teen mental health research with established scientific standards, the letter says.
NEWS
51 mins ago
SEEK job ads hit another new record in November, with post-lockdown listings a full 50% above 2020 levels
10 hours ago
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez claps back at Boebert family toting guns in a Christmas photo, alluding to the right-wing fight against society ‘erasing Christmas and its meaning’
"Tell me again where Christ said use the commemoration of my birth to flex violent weapons for personal political gain'?" Ocasio-Cortez tweeted.
10 hours ago
Judge orders stay of execution of Oklahoma death row prisoner with schizophrenia
"Wade Lay believes he is being executed as part of a vast government conspiracy aimed at silencing him," an attorney for Wade Lay, said in a statement.
10 hours ago
The director of ‘Anchorman’ says he vowed to never work with animals again after a close call with a bear on set
"The bear did a hint of a bluff charge for a second," Adam McKay revealed recently in a scene that involved Hollywood stars.
11 hours ago
Rookie cop testifies that Daunte Wright did not reach for a gun or make any threatening moves before he was shot by ex-officer
Officer Anthony Luckey was being trained the day that Daunte Wright was shot and killed by Kim Potter, who said she thought she grabbed her Taser.
11 hours ago
Artist uses a tufting gun to turn pet portraits into rugs
Simji is a textile artist who makes tufted rugs. She shows us how she creates a portrait of a dog by tufting the design and trimming the excess yarn.
11 hours ago
23 details from the ‘Spider-Man’ movies and the MCU you should remember before watching ‘No Way Home’
Seven live-action "Spider-Man" films have been released since 2002. Here's what to recall before "No Way Home" if you can't binge them all beforehand.
11 hours ago
Dax Shepard reveals he’s bothered by people who ‘set out to emasculate’ him on social media for not making as much money as Kristen Bell
The "Parenthood" star admitted he sometimes finds it hard to accept that Bell usually makes more money than he does, and tweets about it don't help.
NEWS
NEWS
Dec. 6, 2021, 3:08 PM
From whisky to weighted blankets, here are some top Christmas gift ideas for 2021
Dec. 4, 2021, 5:03 PM
Missouri Gov. Mike Parson commissioned data on masks but didn’t release it after it showed they were effective: report
Parson fired back at the claims, calling the journalist who reported the story a "political blogger" who wrote a "purposefully misleading article."
Dec. 6, 2021, 8:25 AM
10 things you need to know this morning in Australia
This is Business Insider Australia's morning newsletter for Monday, December 6.
MARKETS
MARKETS
Nov. 16, 2021, 8:57 AM
Why women are better at investing than men, according to an expert
18 hours ago
The prospect of new Australian crypto regulation has markets around the world feeling ‘sad’ and ‘jealous’, experts say
Treasury will start work on new Australian crypto regulation. Experts say the world is watching on with jealousy.
Nov. 22, 2021, 1:17 PM
House prices will continue to rise into 2022 before falling in 2023, the Commonwealth Bank predicts
CBA predicts house prices are expected to peak in 2022 around 7% higher than 2021, which is expected to end up 22% on last year.
TECH
TECH
Jul. 22, 2021, 8:19 PM
Elon Musk’s hyperloop concept could become the fastest way to travel
Apr. 8, 2021, 4:34 PM
Hackers scraped data from 500 million LinkedIn users – about two-thirds of the platform’s userbase – and have posted it for sale online
LinkedIn said "the posted dataset appears to include publicly viewable information that was scraped from LinkedIn," and it is investigating.
Oct. 22, 2021, 12:27 PM
Inside the turbulent personal life of Elon Musk, who’s been divorced three times, dated Hollywood stars, and now co-parents a baby with the musician Grimes
Elon Musk once said he would "rather stick a fork in my hand than write about my personal life," but the Tesla and SpaceX CEO is a fascinating figure.
STRATEGY
STRATEGY
Dec. 5, 2021, 1:29 PM
I’ve helped nearly 30 people to go from book idea to published author — here are my top 3 tips for writers
Nov. 20, 2021, 9:39 AM
I’m a 19-year-old content creator who helped saved my family’s struggling candy shop by building up a huge TikTok following. Here’s what a typical day is like.
Annabelle King, 19, creates candy for her family's sweet shop, Sticky, which she promotes on TikTok. She told Insider about her daily routine.
Nov. 24, 2021, 11:53 PM
Pinterest puts $50 million into diversity programs and releases former employees from NDAs in a settlement with shareholders following harassment claims
Pinterest is launching a series of DEI programs after allegations of discrimination at the company prompted three shareholders to file suit.
LIFESTYLE
LIFESTYLE
Dec. 5, 2021, 2:15 PM
I’m a regular at Disney World and Disneyland. Here are 12 things the Florida park does better.
Dec. 2, 2021, 9:22 AM
7 scenic Australian road trips that only take a weekend to complete
Australia happens to be a beautiful country with endless terrains and experiences to enjoy, so get out there, and try out these short road trips based on your location.
Dec. 7, 2021, 2:54 PM
Australia’s biggest healthcare startup has launched a new program to help Australian men lose weight, here’s what you need to know
Pilot's telehealth service is designed to make healthcare advice both easily accessible and understandable. Here's what you need to know about its new Metabolic Reset Program.
REVIEWS
REVIEWS
Mar. 1, 2021, 2:59 PM
Here’s which iPad is best for you, between the mini, Pro and Air
Mar. 15, 2021, 4:00 PM
‘Zack Snyder’s Justice League’ is the movie fans deserved to see back in 2017
Snyder's vision of the DC group is the superior version of the film, filled with many never-before-seen moments and a new villain.
Mar. 15, 2021, 8:30 PM
15 items everyone should have in their at-home emergency kit
Emergencies can happen at any time, so it’s imperative to have an at-home emergency kit ready should disaster strike. Experts have suggested creating two kits for unexpected situations: a stationary and mobile emergency kit for your home. Due to fears of coronavirus, we’re doing our best to ensure the products […]
51 mins ago
SEEK job ads hit another new record in November, with post-lockdown listings a full 50% above 2020 levels
Job ads on employment portal SEEK hit new record highs in November, with industry-wide tussles for talent and a smaller pool of potential workers driving the number of job listings 50% higher than the same time last year.
3 hours ago
10 things you need to know this morning in Australia
This is Business Insider Australia's morning newsletter for Thursday, December 9.
10 hours ago
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez claps back at Boebert family toting guns in a Christmas photo, alluding to the right-wing fight against society ‘erasing Christmas and its meaning’
"Tell me again where Christ said use the commemoration of my birth to flex violent weapons for personal political gain'?" Ocasio-Cortez tweeted.
10 hours ago
Judge orders stay of execution of Oklahoma death row prisoner with schizophrenia
"Wade Lay believes he is being executed as part of a vast government conspiracy aimed at silencing him," an attorney for Wade Lay, said in a statement.
10 hours ago
The director of ‘Anchorman’ says he vowed to never work with animals again after a close call with a bear on set
"The bear did a hint of a bluff charge for a second," Adam McKay revealed recently in a scene that involved Hollywood stars.
11 hours ago
Rookie cop testifies that Daunte Wright did not reach for a gun or make any threatening moves before he was shot by ex-officer
Officer Anthony Luckey was being trained the day that Daunte Wright was shot and killed by Kim Potter, who said she thought she grabbed her Taser.
11 hours ago
Artist uses a tufting gun to turn pet portraits into rugs
Simji is a textile artist who makes tufted rugs. She shows us how she creates a portrait of a dog by tufting the design and trimming the excess yarn.
11 hours ago
23 details from the ‘Spider-Man’ movies and the MCU you should remember before watching ‘No Way Home’
Seven live-action "Spider-Man" films have been released since 2002. Here's what to recall before "No Way Home" if you can't binge them all beforehand.
11 hours ago
Dax Shepard reveals he’s bothered by people who ‘set out to emasculate’ him on social media for not making as much money as Kristen Bell
The "Parenthood" star admitted he sometimes finds it hard to accept that Bell usually makes more money than he does, and tweets about it don't help.
12 hours ago
What 8 Miss Universe contestants look like without makeup
Miss Universe contestants from Argentina, Germany, Chile, Ghana, and more have all taken makeup-free headshots ahead of the pageant.
12 hours ago
Meet the 80 women competing to be Miss Universe 2021
The women competing to be this year's Miss Universe call countries like Russia, the USA, and the Philippines home.
12 hours ago
Newly revealed photos of Ghislaine Maxwell giving Jeffrey Epstein a foot rub and cozying up to him around the globe showcase their close relationship
Prosecutors have sought to paint Maxwell as the head of a "pyramid scheme of abuse," recruiting young girls to be sexually abused by Epstein.
12 hours ago
Yes, eggs can help you lose weight — here are the most nutritious ways to eat them
Eggs can help you lose weight because they are low in calories, are high in protein, and keep you full longer. Here are healthy ways to eat them.
12 hours ago
An effective 20-minute HIIT workout you can do at home, with no equipment required
HIIT workouts, or high-intensity interval training, are one of the best ways to exercise at home — no extra equipment necessary.
12 hours ago
Nick Cannon leads his studio audience in prayer one day after revealing his 5-month-old son died from brain cancer
A rep for the daytime talk show told Insider, "Nick leads his audience in prayer at beginning of every show."
12 hours ago
How to use yoga to lose weight: The best poses and practices for shedding pounds
While yoga can help you lose weight by building strength and endurance, its most potent benefit is cultivating mindfulness.
12 hours ago
8 tips to vanquish the Sunday scaries and regain control of your weekend
Sunday scaries, the sense of dread that looms over you on Sunday, can wreck your weekend, but these tips can help you manage them.
12 hours ago
Britney Spears will now be able to sign her own estate documents for the first time in 13 years, judge rules in new hearing
The judge granted an interim motion on Wednesday, enabling Britney Spears to directly sign her own paperwork as the conservatorship is dissolved.
12 hours ago
‘The Great’ star Sacha Dhawan says the exploration of Orlo’s sexuality throughout season 2 is ‘beautifully done’
Insider spoke with the 37-year-old actor about Orlo's character development on season two of Hulu's "The Great."
12 hours ago
How to tell if the Whole30 diet is right for you — whether you’re trying to lose weight or not
The Whole30 diet bans a lot of different foods that may help promote weight loss but is not considered a healthy, sustainable eating plan.
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