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Apple Watch 3 to include 4G

Apple is planning to release a version of its smartwatch later this year that can connect directly to cellular networks, a move...

Russia will ban VPNs

IN BRIEF | Russia will ban VPN apps from November 1st, joining China in a crackdown of software and cloud-based systems used to...

Huawei wants Mate 10 to take on iPhone 8

Huawei is gearing up to go head-to-head with the hotly anticipated 10th-anniversary edition of Apple’s iPhone by putting ...

First look: Samsung Sound+ MS750 soundbar

Samsung's new $999 Sound+ MS750 soundbar is on a mission to rid your living room of all other speakers. It's a stealth mission...

Samsung preps Galaxy Note 8 for launch

Samsung will reveal its all-new Galaxy Note 8 on August 23, with the flagship smartphone expected to go on sale in selected mar...

Three airlines get an inflight WiFi reality check

Recent changes to the inflight Internet plans of Emirates, Etihad Airways and Finnair are reducing the amount of data that many...

Apple Watch gets Speidel Twist-O-Flex band

In all of watchmaking, there are few things as iconic as the classic Speidel Twist-O-Flex bracelet. Basically anyone who is at ...

Language-learning apps reviewed

If you’re not careful about your pronunciation, it’s pretty easy to tell someone in France that you’re pregna...

Local launch: Google Home, Google Wifi

Google is making an overdue push into Aussie homes this week with the local launch of its Google Home and Google Wifi gadgets. ...

China's VPN clamp-down

China to plug major hole in Its 'Great Web Firewall' State-run telcos to block VPNs from Feb 2018 GreenVPN and SuperVPN app...

Louis Vuitton's Android smartwatch

Louis Vuitton plans to sell a smartwatch for travelers starting at US$2,450 as parent company LVMH enlists the 163-year-old Fre...

Telstra launches $10/day roaming

EXCLUSIVE | Telstra will today launch a flat $10/day global roaming deal in 57 counties around the world, with a cut-price $5/d...

Review: Leica M10 digital camera

Leica's new M10 is a $9,950 digital camera which even analog photographers will find hard to resist. Old-fashioned film lover G...

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...

Cloud computing for travellers

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

JAL offers free inflight Internet

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

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...

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....