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First Apple HomePod reviews

Apple's new HomePod speaker is being praised by early reviewers for its audio quality but panned for its integration with the c...

Bloomberg News |

More airlines adding inflight WiFi

With in-flight WiFi finally emerging from its role as a punch line, there’s good news for sky warriors who routinely curs...

Bloomberg News |

Uber-competitor Taxify launches in Australia

European ride-sharing service Taxify is now up and running in Sydney and Melbourne, with Brisbane soon to follow. While Taxify...

David Flynn |

India paves the way for inflight WiFi

Passengers jetting through Indian airspace – including Australian flights to Europe and the Gulf states – may soon ...

Chris Chamberlin |

'Smart luggage' makers hit by airline bans

Considering that the last major innovation in luggage was a four-wheeled suitcase patented in 1972, it’s understandable t...

Bloomberg News |

Vodafone to scrap free NZ roaming

Vodafone Australia will axe free roaming in New Zealand from February 2018, bringing Kiwi country back onto its $5/day scheme. ...

David Flynn |

Review: Fitbit Ionic smartwatch

Among the high-achieving, mostly urban-dwelling professionals who spend a lot of time, money, and psychic energy on endurance c...

Businessweek |

Apple HomePod vs Amazon Echo

Apple has pushed back the launch of its HomePod 'smart speaker' to sometime in early 2018, while this week's debut of Amazon Au...

Businessweek |

Apple pushes HomePod launch to early 2018

Apple will delay the launch of its HomePod 'smart speaker' until 2018, pushing back the timeline from a promised December deliv...

David Flynn |

Keeping your travel tech juiced up

Today’s high flyers rely more than ever on their travel tech, from laptops to iPads to smartphones along with must-have a...

David Flynn |

Windows laptops with multi-day battery

Microsoft is gearing up to launch a new generation of Windows laptops which will run for days on a single battery charge. HP, ...

David Flynn |

No roaming for Apple Watch 3 LTE model

Your shiny new Apple Watch Series 3 may make and take phone calls via its own inbuilt 4G cellular smarts, but don't get too use...

David Flynn |

Sonos One is a voice-controlled smart speaker

Sonos has entered the growing 'smart speaker' market with the Sonos One, which will work with Amazon's Alexa voice control soft...

David Flynn |

Get unlimited inflight WiFi for $15/month

Note: Despite the information supplied and publicised by CPHTravelWiFi and iPass, and successful inflight testing on selected a...

Chris Chamberlin |

Apple's latest products get mixed reviews

Despite the strength of its brand, Apple occasionally releases a product to mediocre reviews – remember the original Appl...

Bloomberg News |

Uber banned in London

Uber’s license to operate in London was revoked overnight, a surprise decision that will affect the 3.5 million people an...

Bloomberg News |

Google powers up Pixel smartphone

Google agreed to buy part of HTC’s engineering and design teams for US$1.1 billion, taking on a cadre of veterans that wo...

Bloomberg News |

Bose launches Google-friendly QC35 II cans

Bose is upgrading its popular QuietComfort QC-35 headphones to a second-gen model with Google Assistant built-in. The new nois...

David Flynn |