Technology News

iPhone 8 to add 3D facial scanning

Apple is working on a feature that will let you unlock your iPhone using your face instead of a fingerprint. For its redesigne...

Bloomberg News |

Cloud computing for travellers

TALKING POINT | Cloud computing – or 'online storage', to use a less sexy but more accurate moniker – has fast beco...

David Flynn |

JAL offers free inflight Internet

Japan Airlines is now providing free inflight WiFi across all domestic routes. The Oneworld member and Qantas partner previous...

David Flynn |

Europe scraps roaming charges

Life just got much easier and much less expensive for travellers to Europe, with roaming charges within all EU member countries...

David Flynn |

Google Drive is about to get more useful

Google Drive is about to become a far more useful service for business travellers with the launch of a new Backup and Sync app....

David Flynn |

Apple's new MacBooks, iPads

Apple has trotted out a mid-year upgrade to its hardware line-up alongside the new HomePod Siri-powered 'smart speaker' at its ...

David Flynn |

Microsoft overhauls Skype

Microsoft's Skype helped pioneer modern video conferencing and instant messaging. But its power has taken a backseat in recent ...

Bloomberg News |

Dubai plans passenger drones as flying taxis

High flyers may soon have a new way to get around Dubai, swapping taxis for one-person drones buzzing through the sky. They ma...

David Flynn |

BlackBerry's new KEYone smartphone

Calling all BlackBerry enthusiasts – your next phone is about to land in Australia. The BlackBerry KEYone will be availa...

David Flynn |

Apple starts making Siri Speaker

Siri 'smart speaker' enters overseas production Device may debut next week but won't ship later in 2017 Company seeks diffe...

Bloomberg News |

Don't buy a MacBook Pro this week

Got your sights on a new MacBook Pro laptop this week? No. No, no, no. This is not the time to plonk down your cash or points-...

David Flynn |

New app files claims for delayed flights

When it launched in 2013, AirHelp made a simple promise: report your flight disasters to the company’s customer service a...

Bloomberg News |

Apple's Siri to get smarter

Apple got an early start in artificial intelligence software with the 2011 introduction of Siri, a tool that lets users operate...

Bloomberg News |

Microsoft's new 2017 Surface Pro

Microsoft has pulled back the covers on its fifth-gen Surface tablet, giving the Windows 2-in-1 device a refresh on the inside ...

David Flynn |

Huawei reveals MateBook X laptop

After upending the phone networking gear and Chinese smartphone markets, Huawei has its eyes set on business users with its fir...

Bloomberg News |

HP launches new Spectre X2, Envy

In the same week as Microsoft pulls back the covers on its latest Surface Pro, HP is launching its own tempting 2-in-1 at this ...

David Flynn |

Siri vs Google Assistant on the iPhone

Google Assistant brings Google's AI smarts to the iPhone, but Siri is still better for Apple users. Some people think Google's...

Bloomberg News |

New Google Assistant, Home, VR, Android features

During a two hour keynote presentation at its I/O developer conference, Google showed off its prowess in the technology world's...

Bloomberg News |