Tagged With drink driving

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Dear Lifehacker, I've been caught driving with an illicit substance in my system: it was a saliva test and it came back positive. This happened in NSW and I have now moved to Queensland. I have to go to court next week. If I'm disqualified for whatever period, what happens to my licence in QLD?

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.

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A new gadget promises to stop drivers texting while on the road. The technology might be sound, but it won't make a lick of difference. Instead, people need to be shamed into not being stupidly dangerous.