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So you think you know streaming? 

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  Streaming platforms, also known as subscription video on demand (SVOD) are increasingly popular, and with basic plans at around $10 a month, they seem to be an affordable way to keep up with all your favourite TV shows and movies without blowing the budget. But just how great are they? I thought I’d check out the pros and cons of Australian streaming platforms, both paid and free subscriptions, and tell you how and where to find unknown treasures. Then I’ll break down what is on each platform, so you can pick the right one for you out of the
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Travel

Finding the Best Dog in the World – Very Legitimate and Serious Dog Science

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Introduction: In July last year, I abandoned Australia in search of dogs. While I encountered many good boys and girls, I have chosen just a fraction of them to showcase in this report to answer a controversial question: what is the best dog in the world? At this stage, I would like to note that all the other dogs I met were also excellent, and very deserving of treats and pats. The Method: Leave country Find dogs ??? Happiness The Results: 25/7/17:I awoke in my hostel in Ho Chi Minh the first morning of my trip. When I came down
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CreativeCultureMusic

All About Me: Queer Women of Colour in the Music Industry

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When Syd performs, there’s sly confidence in her body language as she knowingly grins and moves to the smooth soul and alternative R&B which permeates over the room like honey. The 25-year-old openly gay African-American musician (she has credits as a singer, songwriter, record producer, and audio engineer), currently fronts the Internet and has a solo music project. She initially entered the wider music scene as a member of Odd Future, an infamously irreverent and subversive hip-hop collective (members included Tyler the Creator, Earl Sweatshirt, and Frank Ocean).The paradoxical nature of the group was commented on by many critics; Odd
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