Review: 3SIXT Quick Charge Wall Charger

15 hours ago

Somehow my office has become increasingly filled with USB power adaptors. A lot of them are from the kids’ old phones. As those phones have made their separate ways to

Samsung releases MU Series TVs

17 hours ago

While we may lust after Samsung’s high end QLED TVs, sometimes finances can impose unfortunate constraints when it comes to a final choice. Fortunately Samsung has now released its new

An hour with an LG OLED TV

2 days ago

As I mentioned the other day, I spent some quality alone time recently with two new LG TVs in the offices of LG’s marketing firm. The hero product of the

Hoorah for Huawei – three months protection on premium screens

7 days ago

Well, we here at hope that Huawei’s promise might prompt some other phone makers to emulate it? The promise? A free replacement screen if you break one on a

No, MP3 is not dead

1 week ago

Over the last couple of days I’ve kept stumbling across reports claiming that MP3 is no more. That, says Gizmodo, “it’s dead”. The piece title actually claims that the Fraunhofer

Review: Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5 mirrorless camera

1 week ago

For the past couple of years my own personal and work camera has been a Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 mirrorless camera. Easy to use, but with a great deal of power;

Sony Xperia XA1 budget phone hits Aussie stores today

1 week ago

Sony’s newest reasonably-priced phone is available today from Sony and from JB Hi-Fi. Selling for $399, the phone has a five inch HD – 720p – display and a 23

Canon poses a dilemma: Donate or Keep?

1 week ago

Well, this ought to test us over the next three months. Canon is running a promotion in which you can receive a Cash Back of amounts from $10 up to

Review: Toshiba Portégé X20W-D 2-in-1 computer

1 week ago

The newest of Toshiba’s Portégé line of computers is the X20, a 2 in 1 convertible. You know the kind of thing: you might think it’s a standard notebook, but

Review: Huawei Mate 9 smart phone

2 weeks ago

For the last several weeks I’ve put my Samsung Galaxy S7 aside while using the Huawei Mate 9 smart phone, one of the company’s premium models. Much to my surprise,

Confirmed, Australian Samsung Galaxy S8 & S8+ hardware spec

2 weeks ago

A couple of weeks ago I wrote that the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ phones were in-store here in Australia, but at the time I was still uncertain as to

A few things for Mom with three days to go

2 weeks ago

Don’t panic! Yes, only three days to go. Yes, if all else fails, carnations! But wouldn’t your mom like something better? Something she can use in the weeks and months

Review: Lexar JumpDrive Tough 64GB; tested to destruction

2 weeks ago

I hope readers will indulge me as I dig into another flash drive, again from Lexar. We’ve looked at a lowish cost high capacity drive in the Lexar JumpDrive S45,