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Steam sale: Save over US$69.00 with the Gizmo Bundle

A Steam sale/bundle that includes eight games is available for just US$2.49 (AU$3.29), but only until July 6.

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Reader contest: win a trip to Hong Kong with Virgin Australia

Get ready to head to Hong Kong with Virgin Australia in this exclusive Australian Business Traveller reader contest. Virgin Australia will be flying two readers of Australian Business Traveller from Melbourne to Hong Kong and back – and not just on any flight, but the inaugural flight departing Melbourne at 9.40am on ...

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Japan Airlines upgrades Boeing 787 fleet with Sky Suite III

Japan Airlines will upgrade its international Boeing 787 fleet to the carrier's latest Sky Suite III business class seat from July. The third-gen ...

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‘Pokemon GO’ update: Niantic to brand monsters caught through cheating; New features, Raid Battles and more

Cheating in “Pokemon GO” is set to become a shameful affair. Things can get pretty embarrassing if players resort to unfair means to obtain Pokemon.

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Etihad scraps free chauffeur drive for business, first class

Etihad Airways is cutting back its free chauffeur drive service as of July 3. Business class travellers in all cities other than Etihad's home port ...

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How to claim missing Emirates Skywards miles after your flight

When you fly with Emirates, any frequent flyer points you’re owed will usually appear in your Emirates Skywards account automatically – ...

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Emirates stalls on A380 order until superjumbo's fate is clear

Emirates, the world’s biggest operator of the Airbus A380 superjumbo, said it’s reluctant to place a further order for the double-decker jet until the future of the slow-selling model becomes clear. With Airbus mulling production cuts if ...

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‘Pokemon GO’ Raids may be rolling out at one go; Players await Legendaries confirmation

Niantic is rolling out all scheduled “Pokemon GO” updates together. It is bringing the gyms back online and is also rolling out raids. The latter was scheduled to be released in coming weeks in select cities after the gym rework launched.

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Hainan Airlines plans Brisbane-Beijing flights

EXCLUSIVE | Virgin Australia partner Hainan Airlines is planning to launch non-stop flights between Brisbane and Beijing later this year. An official start date is not yet confirmed, although the airline’s flight schedule database shows the first Beijing-Brisbane flight to be pencilled in for September 20 2017… … with the ...

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Hainan Airlines plans Brisbane-Shenzhen flights

UPDATE | After previously listing new Brisbane-Beijing flights in its booking schedule, Hainan Airlines is swapping out Beijing in favour of ...

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Sydney Airport's Opal card loophole exposed

A little-known loophole in Sydney's Opal card is allowing travellers a nearly free ride to Sydney Airport's domestic and international stations ...

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Bulk-buy United miles for huge savings on business, first class flights

UPDATE | A new United Airlines 'buy miles' promotion is underway, giving bonuses of up to 75% on MileagePlus purchases through 2:59pm (Sydney time) on July 4 2017 which can then be redeemed for travel on Air Canada, Singapore Airlines, Thai Airways, ...

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Earn bonus Qantas status credits with a new ANZ credit card

Qantas status credits are normally given as a reward for flying with the Roo and its alliance partners, and help you climb the ladder to Silver, Gold and even Platinum frequent flyer status – but thanks to ANZ, there’s also a sneaky way you can earn some bonus status credits through your credit card. Meet the ANZ Frequent Flyer Black ...

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Malaysia Airlines eyes new European route for Airbus A350s

Malaysia Airlines will use its new Airbus A350 jets to open a new destination in Europe following next year's launch of A350 flights between Kuala Lumpur and London. However, the Oneworld member has axed plans to send the A350 to Auckland and has ruled out other destinations such as Australia and Tokyo. “We've got the A350, it’s an ...

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Here are the 'Aussie icon' names of Qantas Boeing 787 Dreamliners

After a public competition to name the first eight members of the Qantas Boeing 787 fleet after 'Aussie icons', the airline has revealed which monikers made the cut. And they are: Dreamtime Great Southern Land Uluru The Great Barrier ...

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Xbox One and Xbox 360 Deals With Gold until June 27: ‘Dad Beat Dads’ and ‘Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark’ among the best

This week’s best Xbox Deals With Gold (until June 27) include ‘Dad Beat Dads’ and ‘Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark.’

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Boeing's vision of the future has no place for the 747 or A380

Boeing sees the future and it doesn’t include jumbo passenger jets. Not its own iconic 747 – but not the Airbus A380 'superjumbo', for ...

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Malaysia Airlines cancels Darwin-Kuala Lumpur flights

Malaysia Airlines is pulling the plug on flights between Darwin and Kuala Lumpur, with the last flight from the NT capital to Kuala Lumpur on July 28. "As part of our ongoing network optimisation program, Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) has recently conducted a detailed commercial review of our Australia and New Zealand operations," the airline ...

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JAL now offers free inflight Internet on all Japanese flights

Japan Airlines is now providing free inflight WiFi across all domestic routes. The Oneworld member and Qantas partner previously charged passengers ¥400 (A$4.70) for a quick 30 minutes or between ¥500 (A$5.90) to ¥1200 (A$14.15) to stay connected throughout the entire flight, depending on the length of the flight and the type of device ...

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Photos: inside Singapore Changi Airport's new T4 terminal

As the opening of Singapore Changi Airport's new Terminal 4 draws near, here's a sneak peek at what travellers will see inside the large lush space. First up, get ready for a sea of self check-in machines.  "T4 will be Changi Airport's flagship terminal for self-service processes" said Li San Poh, who heads up the T4 ...

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Outgoing passenger departure cards will be axed from July 1st

Those bothersome and largely redundant Outgoing Passenger Cards are finally being binned for good, with international travellers no longer required ...

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Qantas Club, Gold & Platinum access to Alaska Airlines lounges

Qantas frequent flyers and Qantas Club members will enjoy access to a wider range of Alaska Airlines lounges following an upgrade of the partnership ...

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Top five credit cards for earning Qantas frequent flyer points

Banks across Australia are cutting the number of frequent flyer points that credit card users can earn in response to the Reserve Bank’s new ...

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Steam sale: The Mighty Sims Bundle 2 offers up to 97 percent savings

A PC game bundle that includes 10 Steam sims is available for just US$2.49 (AU$3.28), but only until June 29.

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Consuming fried potatoes linked to early death; Trans fats in oil, obesity, lack of exercise all contribute

If you want to die early, have fried potatoes. A recent study has found scientific evidence that connects eating fried potatoes to a higher risk of death.

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‘GTA V’ update: ‘OpenIV’ modding tool shutdown, a big blow to players; ‘GTA’ secrets and adventures to be missed

The PC Grand Theft Auto community is in utter shock and disgust after creators of “Open IV,” an insanely popular modding tool for “Grand Theft Auto V,” are shutting shop after receiving a cease-and-desist order from Take-Two Interactive. The company has been in operation for nearly 10 years.

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'South Park: The Fractured But Whole' faces major censorship challenges in Australia, other regions

"South Park: The Fractured But Whole" will struggle to hit stores in Australia without going through various rounds of censorship, according to several reports.

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