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2210 news items

Billboard

Billboard
Mon, 02 May 2016 07:35:29 -0700

Courtney Barnett has given us a bit of new music since dropping her breakthrough debut album last year and she's already thinking about its follow-up. We caught up with her the morning of her set at Coachella's first weekend to see what she's been up to.

The Register

The Register
Sun, 01 May 2016 15:18:45 -0700

Security researcher Raymond Schippers says VXers are writing attacks that reference Australian issues such as taxation and local news, use Australian slang and employ IP geolocation to avoid targeting users beyond the Wide Brown Land. One example is a ...

The Guardian

The Guardian
Wed, 23 Mar 2016 18:50:53 -0700

The first study, carried out in Hobart, asked participants to complete a map-based task with an actor, posing as a fellow undergraduate student, who either would or wouldn't use a series of shortened Australian slang terms – such as “bikie” or “Woolies ...

Courier Mail

Courier Mail
Sat, 30 Apr 2016 02:10:45 -0700

Australian slang – the strange dialect of the streets and the byways where the lessons of the school are disremembered – is his medium of expression. The humour of The Sentimental Bloke has an exquisite quality ... even when the strange 'lingo ...

Toronto Star

Toronto Star
Tue, 19 Apr 2016 06:18:58 -0700

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA—Was the filmed apology over an international dog smuggling scandal supposed to look like a hostage video? Was the weirdly wooden delivery a deliberate protest by the unhappy actors? And does the Australian politician at the heart ...

Mashable

Mashable
Mon, 01 Feb 2016 19:56:15 -0800

It's not the pair's first foray into YouTube smash hits, Dashwood has some impressive trick shots up her sleeve and Hawkins knows a thing or two about translating Australian slang, releasing a viral video in 2015 titled "How to speak Australian ...

Daily Mail

Daily Mail
Thu, 28 Jan 2016 00:54:06 -0800

Google have worked with a team of talented linguists to hammer out the nuances of the Australian dialect to bring consumers an app that understands and sounds just like an Aussie. The new 'true blue' Australian voice will reply to you in the Google app ...

Australia Forum

Australia Forum
Mon, 04 Apr 2016 08:33:45 -0700

During the study participants interacted with an actor who either would or wouldn't use a series of shortened Australian slang terms. Participants were then asked to rate how much they liked the actor. It showed that if the actor used the slang, the ...
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