The laptop's days as the flyer's weapon of choice look just about over.
Electricity price cuts, privatisation plans under threat as power networks set up fight with regulator
Brian Robins The prospect of lower electricity prices in NSW is in disarray following the decision of government-owned power companies to try to block spending cuts imposed by regulators.
Singapore investor Kwan Chee Seng parlays $1m investment in Variscan Mines into $3.6m in less than a month
Brian Robins A near five-fold jump in Variscan Mines' shares after strong drilling results has been a bonanza for Singaporean businessman Kwan Chee Seng.
Brian Robins Gladstone could be the location for a $700 million 'niche' oil refinery, with a joint venture of local and overseas partners launching formal studies.
Brian Robins The global obesity epidemic has paved the way for local scientists drive a deal that could be worth hundreds of millions of dollars in one of the richest deals of its type seen in Australia.
Brian Robins Sirtex Medical's shares rose sharply after the cancer treatment specialist disclosed improved survival rates for liver cancer patients using its novel radioactive spheres.
Brian Robins Funding cuts will slash up to 2750 positions, a higher number than first estimates, as the industry regulator tries to bring down power bills.
Brian Robins AGL's half-owned Canberra-based utility, Actew-AGL, has become the first utility to challenge a regulatory ruling under the new rules, following deep cuts to planned spending imposed last week.
Brian Robins Manufacturers have called for an overhaul of the domestic gas market to ensure surging east coast gas exports will not squeeze supplies to large industrial users, resulting in a threat to tens of...
Brian Robins and Joyce Moullakis Apache Corporation has agreed to sell its Western Australian oil and gas assets to Macquarie Capital and Brookfield Asset Management.
Brian Robins Mark Rowsthorn's ambitions to rebuild troubled trucker McAleese have suffered another blow with concerns over the prospective loss of work from Pilbara iron ore miner Atlas.
Soul Pattinson chairman Robert Millner hits back at Michael Malone's criticism of TPG bid price for iiNet
Brian Robins The chairman of Soul Pattinson, Robert Millner, says iiNet will be a 'wonderful acquisition' for TPG.
Brian Robins Falling prices to deliver gas to households will offset the widely anticipated surge in the wholesale gas price to ensure gas remains competitive with electricity for consumers.
Brian Robins Osprey shares were ahead 8.5 per cent at 68¢ after an acquisitive approach.
Brian Robins Coal may be on the nose with the environmental lobby, but miner New Hope has a burgeoning cash pile looking for assets.
Brian Robins The stakes are high for both buyers and sellers if the NSW Government launches an electricity assets sell-off.
Brian Robins The sharemarket wipeout at biotech company Sirtex this week has brought into focus the risks inherent in the sector.
Brian Robins While Sirtex shares were plummeting on Tuesday, one veteran investor was busy buying them up.
Brian Robins Shares in cancer biotech Sirtex slumped Tuesday following the release of disappointing research data.
Brian Robins Britain's Serco plans to sell Great Southern Rail.
Brian Robins Troubled rare earths producer Lynas Corp has warned it may not be able to repay its lenders – even after it rescheduled some loan repayments until next year.