Generation Z - those born after 1996 - is about to take on the world.
Air-safety investigators are looking into a close shave between Singapore Airlines and Jetstar passenger jets over the Northern Territory on Thursday afternoon.
Four major tech companies including Apple and Google have agreed to pay a total of $324 million to settle a lawsuit accusing them of conspiring to hold down salaries in Silicon Valley, sources familiar with the deal said, just weeks before a high profile trial had been scheduled to begin.
Amazon’s first-quarter results rose 18 per cent as shoppers continued to flock to the online mega retailer to buy goods.
Microsoft's new chief executive got off to a winning start with Wall Street on Thursday as the world's largest software company eased past analysts' profit estimates despite the pressure of falling computer sales.
The Nasdaq rose modestly in a choppy session on Thursday, lifted by a rally in Apple shares a day after the iPad maker's strong results, though tensions in Ukraine held the broader market in check.
Australia's largest automotive parts supplier to mechanics and trade customers, Burson Group, made an impressive debut on the Australian Securities Exchange on Thursday with opening trades at a 12.6 per cent premium to its issue price.
Oil and gas junior Horizon Oil and potential suitor Roc Oil Company have both entered a trading halt following a takeover bid. Both companies cited a potential transaction as the reason to halt trade.
Paul Ramsay, the billionaire founder and chairman of private hospital operator Ramsay Health Care, has been admitted to hospital in Europe in a serious condition.
ResMed has just missed analyst expectations for its March-quarter earnings, with chief executive Mick Farrell describing conditions in the key US market as challenging.