May, 2018

Thanks, Donald: Apple hands out a $100 billion taxpayer-funded windfall

and , May 02, 2018

Apple has used the Republicans' company tax cuts in the US to announce a $100 billion share buyback and a massive increase in its dividend - demonstrating yet again that the tax cut is flowing only to shareholders.

Rundle: Vic Labor’s Apple store shows it’s getting desperate for an ‘innovation’ win

, Feb 26, 2018

The strange decision to whack an Apple store in the middle of Federation Square is just one of Minister of Innovation Phillip Dalidakis' many missteps in an industry he doesn't understand.

AFR lies by omission on company tax cuts

, Jan 22, 2018

More evidence is emerging that the Trump tax cut will be used for share buybacks not new investment. But you won't read that at the Fin.

Rundle: Fed Square Apple store will destroy that public space and our sense of community with it

, Jan 18, 2018

For Victorian Labor, the spruiking for Apple is naked desperation in the absence of any real solutions to a thinning and precarious economic base.

Razer: Apple supplanting the Koorie trust in Fed Square is a very 2017 thing to happen

, Dec 21, 2017

A building currently being used by the Koorie Heritage Trust is being demolished to make way for a huge Apple store. Well merry bloody Christmas.

Australian tech darling Atlassian boasts of paying tax, pays zero tax

, Dec 09, 2016

Atlassian is so innovative it did not pay corporate tax in Australia in 2014-15.
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Tips and rumours

, Oct 25, 2016

Celebrating the Solicitor-General ... where have all the iPhones gone? ... AFR v Thomas Piketty ...

Do you Yahoo? Delete your account

, Oct 05, 2016

Got a Yahoo email account? Delete it - the NSA has been rifling through it, with the help of Yahoo itself, an explosive report has revealed.
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Tips and rumours

, Sep 08, 2016

Gaytime's sweet deception ... Joe Bullock's new gig ... return of The Age's sandwich press ...