Teach them digital civics: how to talk to one another on the internet, how to understand fact from fiction.

Don't teach your kids coding, teach them how to live online

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There is method to Dutton's madness, writes Annabel Crabb in The Sydney Morning Herald Comment.

The bamboozling plot twists in the marriage equality saga

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Motorists in Sydney face significantly higher parking fines than drivers in New York, prompting concerns about the crippling cost to those on low incomes.

How Sydney's parking fines compare with other cities

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The kids are switching on all right, just not in the way the networks might prefer.

New viewing habits have cost TV networks $2.5 billion so far

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Mayim Bialik: When we use words to describe adult women that are typically used to describe children, it changes the way we view women, even unconsciously, so that we don't equate them with adult men.

Mayim Bialik tells men why they shouldn't call women 'girls'

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Disney CEO Bob Iger says the upcoming Star Wars sequel has not been changed following the death of Carrie Fisher.

The Last Jedi was not changed after Carrie Fisher's death

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Legendary chefs Stephanie Alexander and Annie Smithers have been friends since Smith became Alexander's apprentice 33 years ago.

Two of us: Stephanie Alexander and Annie Smithers

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A US immigration judge in Chicago has granted asylum to a Singaporean blogger, saying he was persecuted for his political opinions.

Singaporean blogger Amos Yee granted asylum in US

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What happens if Donald J. Trump comes after your company on Twitter?

A $US4 billion loss if you're Lockheed Martin. An opportunity to promote your startup company, if you're Ryan Holmes of Hootsuite.

How bad can a tweet be for business? Hootsuite's CEO should know

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Change is bearing in the form of a potential overhaul of what has been a feature of the village since 1824.

Why the commoners of St Albans are up in arms

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Mystery has surrounded the “lower north shore” buyer who paid $27 million for a penthouse in the Opera Residences development since the deal was exchanged last November.

Mystery buyers of Australia's most expensive apartment revealed

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The Cincinnati Zoo says its premature baby hippo, Fiona, is getting more independent and now tops 45 kilograms, meaning her days of napping on her human caretakers' laps are dwindling.

Premature baby hippo Fiona is growing up

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After 27 years at the helm of the Australian Olympic Committee, John Coates is under serious challenge for his $760,000-a-year job, and neither he nor his spear carriers like it.

Coates varnish fading as Olympic battle brews

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The truth is that loyalty reward schemes are not designed to reward loyalty at all. They're a chance for retailers to milk more money out of high-value customers, writes Caitlin Fitzsimmons.

The true cost of loyalty programs

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Isaac De Gois could be the latest player forced into premature retirement due to concussion as the game prepares to transition to a new SCAT5 protocol to better assess head knocks.

Concussion could force Parramatta Eels hooker into retirement

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As she sat alongside hundreds of academics in a conference hall, Mindy Blaise felt herself growing angry.

Taking on 'boys' clubs' in Australian universities

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The assassin who gunned down a prominent Russian opposition figure on a sidewalk in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev was identified by Ukrainian officials Friday as a 28-year-old Russian agent.

Ukraine says Russian agent shot Putin critic Denis Voronenkov

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Australia and China found unprecedented common ground during Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's visit to Australia this week: opposition to trade protectionism.

Australia and China focus on common foe

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Finance isn't the most romantic topic for a date, so don't spoil your candlelight dinners. Instead have a 10-minute chat over your morning coffee.

Via Domain.

How to get on the same page as your partner to save for a home

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