Technology News

Airbus boosting WiFi to LiFi

You usually wouldn’t associate aircraft with fast Internet speeds. Flights which are equipped with sky-high WiFi, especia...

David Flynn |

T-Mobile's new US prepaid SIM plan

US carrier T-Mobile has rolled out a new prepaid SIM plan with free domestic calls plus 'unlimited data' for just US$30. But a...

David Flynn |

LaCie Porsche Design Mobile Drive

If you've got a great-looking laptop – and these days that description covers a large number of models beyond Apple's Mac...

David Flynn |

Hands on: Samsung T3 SSD drive

With massive storage space, fast speeds, and a sleek new design, Samsung's T3 portable SSD drives have what it takes when it co...

James Fordham |

Cut iPhone roaming $$$ with low power mode

TRAVEL TIP | Apple’s ‘low power mode’ on newer iPhones running iOS 9 is of course a great way to extend your ...

Chris Chamberlin |

ANZ signs deal for Apple Pay

ANZ customers can now use their compatible iPhone or Apple Watch to make contactless payments from their debit or credit card a...

Chris Chamberlin |

BeoPlay A1: music and conf. calling in one

The new and portable BeoPlay A1 is edging for a place in the bags of business travellers, combining a powerful Bang & Olufs...

Chris Chamberlin |

Toshiba's new 2016 notebook range

It's an autumn thing. Around this time every year, give or take a bit, Toshiba unveils its latest business laptop line-up, with...

David Flynn |

Best pre-paid SIM for Singapore

Singapore remains a popular destination for Australian business and leisure travellers alike, and while many Aussie telcos incl...

Chris Chamberlin |

Amazon's Kindle Oasis ebook reader

Amazon's new Kindle Oasis ebook reader is predictably smaller, lighter and with longer battery life. More of a surprise, thoug...

David Flynn |

The easiest pre-paid SIM for China

Scooping up a local SIM card in China can prove a difficult task, not only thanks to the language barrier but also because some...

Chris Chamberlin |

HP ZBook Studio workstation ultrabook

It had to happen. With workstation-grade laptops emerging as the muscle-bound champs of the mobile computing scene, while sexy ...

David Flynn |

Apple to launch 9.7 inch iPad Pro?

As expected, Apple unveilled a smaller iPad Pro overnight. And while we're not buying into the company's hype that this is "the...

David Flynn |

Windows 10 Mobile for travellers

Windows 10 isn't just about laptops or tablets – the new breed of smartphones powered by Windows 10 Mobile unlock extraor...

Rahul Raja |

Best local SIM card for New Zealand

New Zealand is Australia’s most popular international destination, with over one million trans-Tasman trips made every ye...

Chris Chamberlin |

Tough stuff: Panasonic Toughbook 20

There are notebooks, there are rugged notebooks, and then there's the Toughbook. Panasonic's line of Schwarzenegger-esque lapt...

David Flynn |

Best SIM card for London, UK visitors

While Australian travellers visiting the UK enjoy discounted global roaming rates from Telstra, Optus and Vodafone, buying...

Chris Chamberlin |

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge review

First impressions count for plenty, and our first impression of Samsung’s new Galaxy S7 Edge is that this will be the And...

David Flynn |