Technology News

The big picture: choosing a 65-inch UHD TV

As Australia prepares for its first summer of Ultra HD cricket, it’s time to upgrade your lounge room so you can catch al...

Adam Turner |

Bose steps into 'smart speaker' market

Bose is spreading its premium sound wings into the burgeoning 'smart speaker' market, going up against the likes of Sonos, Appl...

David Flynn |

Apple's new iPhone, Watch revealed ahead of launch

Apple has set September 12 as its most important day of the year when the world’s most valuable public company will unvei...

Mark Gurman |

Vodafone/TPG merger creates $11bn telco

Vodafone has promised that its popular $5/day global roaming deal will remain after the proposed merger with broadband telco TP...

Bloomberg News |

Nikon's new Z6, Z7 mirrorless cameras

Nikon's new Nikon Z6 and Z7 full-frame mirrorless cameras seek to make up lost ground against Sony in the professional photogra...

Bloomberg News |

Tested: Delta complimentary inflight messaging

While paid inflight Internet is practically ubiquitous in the USA, Delta Air Lines has gone one better by providing its passeng...

Chris Chamberlin |

Apple to launch new MacBook Air Retina

Apple is set to release a new MacBook Air laptop alongside a professional-focused upgrade to the Mac Mini desktop, ending a dro...

Bloomberg News |

Sony's new super-fast cameras win over the pros

Eight seconds. That's how long a cowboy needs to stay on a bucking bronco to qualify for a rodeo score. For photographers, that...

Bloomberg News |

Lenovo ThinkPad P1, P72 mobile workstations

Stack Lenovo's newest ThinkPad P1 and P72 mobile workstations up against any other notebook and there's a Crocodile Dundee joke...

David Flynn |

Samsung Galaxy Note9, Watch get jetsetter-friendly

Samsung's new Galaxy Note 9 smartphone will be sold in Australia as a dual-SIM card model while the Galaxy Watch's embedded eSI...

David Flynn |

Review: Apple 2018 MacBook Pro

With its flagship laptop and top-of-the-line desktop replacement, Apple has predictably gone all out – to the point where...

Anthony Caruana |

Airline WiFi slower rollout, more expensive plans?

Some airlines could slow their rollout of WiFi and increase passenger charges as inflight Internet provider Gogo revamps its bu...

David Flynn |

Would you swap your inflight drink for WiFi?

Just how badly do you want to stay connected above the clouds? Enough to swap your free inflight glass of wine, whisky, gin or ...

David Flynn |

First look: HP Envy x360 13

With its latest Envy x360 13 laptop, HP takes a travel-friendly cue from smartphones and electric cars by introducing a fast-ch...

David Flynn |

Is your plane too hot or too cold?

Tired of shivering or sweltering through your flights?  A new phone app from the Association of Flight Attendants will al...

Bloomberg News |

Translation apps for the business traveller

Whether you need help reading Asian characters, conducting international business meetings or getting your wine refilled, these...

Businessweek |

Slack buys HipChat, squares up against Microsoft

Atlassian is selling its corporate chat software HipChat to rival Slack Technologies and taking a small stake in the startup, a...

Bloomberg News |

Flight test: wireless noise-cancelling headphones

There is arguably no better piece of travel technology for the frequent flyer than a good pair of noise-cancelling headphones. ...

Jason Swire |