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Wearable Waterproof Walkman from Sony

My, hasn’t the Walkman come a long way? The original chunky portable cassette player from 37 years ago has shrunk, become more robust, delivers far higher quali...

Kogan makes a flagship phone, Full HD 4G for under $300

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: mid-range is the new major area for smartphone makers to aim for, and Aussie e-tailer Kogan thinks it has a way to victory with a new cut-price 4G phone on the way out....
4.9

Review: One of the best phones around: Sony’s Xperia Z3 reviewed

Sony has been improving its smartphones so much that it’s impossible not to see the electronics superpower as a serious competitor to Apple and Samsung, and here we are again with another model and what may well be the perfection of its Xperia range thus far....

Jabra ditches the cord, embraces NFC for Rox wireless earphones

Companies have been known to give customers a hint or two when it comes time to name their products. If that’s the case, Jabra has high expectations for a new line of wireless headphones with a set on the way called the “Rox.”...

How NFC is supercharging smartphones

Near Field Communications technology isn’t exactly new, but thanks to smartphones it’s rapidly gaining momentum in Australia. We look at the future of the technology....

Sony champions 4K, NFC

At the Sony booth this CES, the story is 4K, 4K and 4K, with a bit of OLED and NFC on the side....

10 tech trends for the year ahead

Here are 10 trends – a mix of products, services and features – that we predict will come to define the year ahead....
4.3

Review: Hard to pass up: LG’s $399 Google Nexus 4 reviewed

While the previous Nexus branded phones were for fans of Google and developers alike, it appears the search engine giant is getting serious about taking on other smartphone makers, by offering a premium collaboration with LG that comes with a price that will be hard to pass up....
4.4

Review: HTC’s Windows 8X reviewed

The first Windows Phone 8 device from HTC, the 8X is the company's flagship model, bringing with it a high-speed 4G connection, anti-slip coating, and a balance that makes it feel like an awesome piece of kit upon first glance. Does it live up to its feeling?...

Wearable Waterproof Walkman from Sony

My, hasn’t the Walkman come a long way? The original chunky portable cassette player from 37 years ago has shrunk, become more robust, delivers far higher quali...

Kogan makes a flagship phone, Full HD 4G for under $300

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: mid-range is the new major area for smartphone makers to aim for, and Aussie e-tailer Kogan thinks it has a way to victory with a new cut-price 4G phone on the way out....
4.9

Review: One of the best phones around: Sony’s Xperia Z3 reviewed

Sony has been improving its smartphones so much that it’s impossible not to see the electronics superpower as a serious competitor to Apple and Samsung, and here we are again with another model and what may well be the perfection of its Xperia range thus far....

Jabra ditches the cord, embraces NFC for Rox wireless earphones

Companies have been known to give customers a hint or two when it comes time to name their products. If that’s the case, Jabra has high expectations for a new line of wireless headphones with a set on the way called the “Rox.”...

How NFC is supercharging smartphones

Near Field Communications technology isn’t exactly new, but thanks to smartphones it’s rapidly gaining momentum in Australia. We look at the future of the technology....

Sony champions 4K, NFC

At the Sony booth this CES, the story is 4K, 4K and 4K, with a bit of OLED and NFC on the side....

10 tech trends for the year ahead

Here are 10 trends – a mix of products, services and features – that we predict will come to define the year ahead....
4.3

Review: Hard to pass up: LG’s $399 Google Nexus 4 reviewed

While the previous Nexus branded phones were for fans of Google and developers alike, it appears the search engine giant is getting serious about taking on other smartphone makers, by offering a premium collaboration with LG that comes with a price that will be hard to pass up....
4.4

Review: HTC’s Windows 8X reviewed

The first Windows Phone 8 device from HTC, the 8X is the company's flagship model, bringing with it a high-speed 4G connection, anti-slip coating, and a balance that makes it feel like an awesome piece of kit upon first glance. Does it live up to its feeling?...