Technology News

Acer Swift 5: the world’s lightest 14-inch laptop

Less than 1kg, all-day battery life and a fast-charge battery top the list for this travel-friendly slice of tech.

David Flynn |

Fresh from Sonos: Move, One SL and Port

The new Sonos Move is big on sound, big on portability and just plain big...

David Flynn |

Qantas, Virgin Australia move on MacBook ban

Qantas and Virgin Australia join the list of airlines clamping down on Apple MacBooks due to concerns over faulty batteries.

David Flynn |

Bose, Sonos roll out portable smart speakers

A new wave of WiFi smart speakers brings 'sound to go' to the home, office or even the hotel room on your next trip.

David Flynn |

Apple preps iPhone Pro, 16-inch MacBook Pro

Apple's next wave of tech, to be released in the coming weeks, will include camera-focused 'Pro' iPhones and a larger MacBook Pro.

Mark Gurman |

Review: British Airways international WiFi

Executive Traveller puts British Airways inflight WiFi to the test on the Sydney-Singapore-London route.

David Flynn |

US airlines ban MacBook Pro laptops

Apple's recall of some MacBook Pro laptops due to overheating batteries means they are no longer welcome on US flights.

Mark Gurman |

Sonos, Ikea partner on new wireless smart speakers

You'd never imagine that a lamp or a bookshelf could sound so good...

David Flynn |

Slim Vaio SX12 notebook is packed with ports

Most slim and lightweight laptops sacrifice connectivity for portability? Most of the big brands would say yes, as they drop ev...

David Flynn |

Google updates instant camera translations

Business travellers will know first-hand the struggles of deciphering a foreign language when overseas. Many apps aim to make t...

Brandon Loo |

Apple axes 12in MacBook Air, eyes 16in MacBook Pro

Apple has dropped its most compact laptop in an overnight reshuffle of the MacBook family, and is also said to be planning a la...

David Flynn |

Apple pumps up entry-level 13-inch MacBook Pro

Apple is beefing up its entry-level MacBook Pro in a mid-year update which has also seen the slim and light 12-inch MacBook axe...

David Flynn |

Review: Sonos speakers with Google Assistant

Sonos has long been promising to add Google Assistant's voice control to its speakers, and legions of loyal Sonos owners have b...

Adam Turner |

Learn a new language during your flight

By next year, the language-learning app Drops will be loaded into seat-back entertainment systems around the world. But will it...

Bloomberg Pursuits |

Apple reveals new iPad OS

Your iPad or iPad Pro is about to get more powerful, more capable and, Apple hopes, more likely than ever to make you think twi...

David Flynn |

Bose's newest noise-cancelling headphones

Bose’s QuietComfort 35 II noise-cancelling headphones have long been a must-pack in the serious business traveller’...

James Fordham |

How Apple plans to rev up its OS software

Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference will kick off on June 3, with the tech giant planning to unveil new software fea...

Mark Gurman |

Optus expands pre-paid data roaming: $4/day

Optus customers travelling to New Zealand, Singapore, Hong Kong, the United States and the United Kingdom with a pre-paid mobil...

Chris Chamberlin |