Markets wrap: US profit warnings and China growth fears smother early ASX gains

Markets wrap: US profit warnings and China growth fears smother early ASX gains

A decent start for the ASX 200 fell by the wayside after some worrying profit updates from the US and concerns over the Chinese economy. The Australian sharemarket looked set to gain ground on Tuesday before a worrying echo from across the Pacific turned the mood negative. The benchmark ASX 200 rose by as much … Read more

This Cosmic Timekeeping Method Proposes to Synchronize All Clocks on Earth

Modern technology pulses with a heartbeat measured in microseconds. From global positioning systems to communications networks, it’s vital every component falls into near-perfect synch. Based on standards determined by a specialized task group, signals sent through optic fiber or down from an orbiting satellite tends to ensure time-sensitive technology matches moments down to the nanosecond. … Read more

Jock Landale news 2022: San Antonio Spurs NBA star, Melbourne United, fiancee India Maddern

Jock Landale news 2022: San Antonio Spurs NBA star, Melbourne United, fiancee India Maddern

Aussie bronze medalist Jock Landale left Australia for the NBA with an NBL championship ring. He’s already spoken to Melbourne United about wearing the jersey again. Those who know Jock Landale will tell you he has an intense self-belief and an unwavering determination to achieve. Those who don’t know him will tell you that too. … Read more

Swimming Australia fury over Advance trans billboard with Emma McKeon, Emily Seebohm and Dawn Fraser

Swimming Australia fury over Advance trans billboard with Emma McKeon, Emily Seebohm and Dawn Fraser

Swimming Australia has hit out at a conservative activist group after some of its biggest stars appeared in a campaign against trans women in sport. Swimming Australia has hit out at conservative activist group Advance and threatened legal action after some of its biggest stars appeared in a campaign against trans women in sport. Targeting … Read more

Russian dual Olympic swimming champion Evgeny Rylov banned from the sport for nine months for attending Vladimir Putin rally

An Olympic champion swimmer stands at poolside holding his gold medal and a mascot in the other, wearing a tiger mask.

Russian Olympic gold medallist swimmer Evgeny Rylov has been banned from the sport for nine months for appearing at a rally in support of President Vladimir Putin and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Key points: World swimming governing body FINA has taken action against Russian star Evgeny Rylov, issuing a ban for his support for President … Read more

Transgender athlete debate: Olympian Emily Seebohm weighs in

Transgender athlete debate: Olympian Emily Seebohm weighs in

Olympic gold medallist Emily Seebohm has joined the transgender athlete debate, saying biological males are “always going to be faster and stronger”. Olympic gold medallist Emily Seebohm has joined the transgender athlete debate, saying biological males are “always going to be faster and stronger” and female athletes deserve a “level playing field”. The 29-year-old swimming … Read more

The Masters 2022 golf leaderboard: Tiger Woods image goes too far, Cameron Smith score

The Masters 2022 golf leaderboard: Tiger Woods image goes too far, Cameron Smith score

The world’s obsession with Tiger Woods and his Masters comeback reached bizarre new heights in the second round. Tiger Woods’ unlikely bid for a record-equalling sixth Masters title rolls on, firing a two-over par 74 on Saturday (AEST) to make the cut at Augusta National. Woods’ one-over by total of 145 saw him walk off … Read more

Is Tiger Woods playing the Masters: Fans flock to golf legend’s practice at Augusta

Is Tiger Woods playing the Masters: Fans flock to golf legend's practice at Augusta

Only Tiger Woods could create the frenzy we saw today as the world continues to be tranfixed by the one question on everyone’s lips. There were incredible scenes as Tiger Woods practiced before thousands of supportive spectators at Augusta National ahead of the 86th Masters, where he hopes to make his first start since a … Read more

Australian Olympic boxing star Skye Nicolson defeats Bec Connolly in unanimous decision in second pro fight

Australian Olympic boxing star Skye Nicolson defeats Bec Connolly in unanimous decision in second pro fight

Boxing star Skye Nicolson won over Australia during the Olympics but now the 26-year-old is winning over the rest of the world. The perfect start to Aussie Olympic boxing star Skye Nicolson’s professional boxing career has continued with a unanimous shutout victory in Leeds over Bec Connolly. The 26-year-old Nicolson won over Australia during the … Read more

Tokyo’ And What Makes It So Spooky

‘Ghostwire: Tokyo’ is released on March 25. Bethesda Softworks With Ghostwire: Tokyo almost here, I spoke with Kenji Kimura the game’s director about what makes the game so very spooky. While Ghostwire: Tokyo has moved away from more traditional survival horror fare, I wanted to know what were the game’s other main inspirations instead, something … Read more