Galaxy Note9 comment and Telstra, Optus and Vodafone plans

August 10, 2018

At precisely 1.30 am this morning, the time of the Samsung Galaxy Note9 launch in New York, bleary-eyed Samsung and Telco elves and website minions were readying their offers.

LEGO to Father’s Day in Sydney. Yoda not want to miss it.

August 9, 2018

This Father’s Day weekend (Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 September), LEGO Australia are launching an exclusive All-Stars Studio experience. Dads and their kids can direct their very own stop-motion LEGO

Data Transfer Project makes it easier for us to swap data around

July 23, 2018

Microsoft, Google, Twitter and Facebook have jointly announced the Data Transfer Project. When finished it will enable data to move from one platform to another.

Plantronics RIG gaming headsets grow 216% to reach #1 spot in Australia (announcement)

July 23, 2018

Plantronics RIG gaming headsets maintain its number one position in the gaming headset market in Australia. They have grown a massive 216% year-to-date.

Can you hear me? Ever wanted to strangle your Telco over complaint resolution speed?

July 23, 2018

Can you hear me? is a new report from ACCAN. It shows that consumers are unhappy at Telco complaint resolution speed. It takes an average of 13 days, but for

World Emoji Day July 17

July 17, 2018

The world is going crazy for emoji. World Emoji day is 17 July. Australia gets a kangaroo and mango.

Australian Google Store having a sale – to 17 July

July 11, 2018

The Australian Google Store is having a flash sale. If you want a Google Home or Mini, Chromecast or Pixel Buds act quickly. Alas, the Pixel 2/XL is not yet

Why the bloody hell should you trust Kaspersky Labs? (opinion)

June 27, 2018

In December 2017 President Donald Trump signed legislation banning the use of Kaspersky Labs cybersecurity products. It applies to all U.S. government civilian and military agencies.

OPPO Revs up R series with R15 and R15 Pro

June 25, 2018

OPPO has released its latest and greatest in the mid-upper range R series. The R15 and R15 Pro join the notch club with a 6.28-inch, 19:9 AMOLED screen and all

DiDi Chuxing to launch ride-share DiDI Express in Melbourne 25 June

June 17, 2018

DiDI Chuxing is one of the worlds largest ride-sharing platforms. The China-based company will launch DiDi Express in Melbourne on 25 June.

Ethical AI needed now (opinion)

June 8, 2018

So far there are no overarching rules or accepted guidelines for the use of Artificial Intelligence. Ethical AI must be a top priority before the genie gets any further out

If the S9 was good wait until the Galaxy S10

May 4, 2018

Samsung’s Galaxy S9 series is undoubtedly the fullest featured Android flagship smartphone you can buy today. The Galaxy S10 goes ‘Beyond’.

Trademark ™ you may need one

May 2, 2018

IP Australia has announced a new tool to guide small businesses and self-filers through the trademark application process via Trade Mark Assist.

Apple Classbook and 9.7″ iPad targets the education market

March 28, 2018

Apple has announced its new Classbook app, a new 9.7-inch iPad with Apple Pencil support, and a suite of programs. All are designed to spark student creativity and inspire them to

Danger lurks beyond the digital fence

March 19, 2018

You can take every precaution to lock down your home Wi-Fi network, but you can’t lock down all the devices that come within its range (digital fence).

Got a Telco or NBN complaint – tell it to someone who cares

March 15, 2018

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) is moving to put in place new complaint handling rules for consumers moving to the NBN.