Posted on 29 May 2015 | 1:33 am
With public listing imminent, Australian taxi app and mobile payments platform, Ingogo has taken its total funding to AU$12 million
Posted on 29 May 2015 | 1:10 am
4G services in regional and remote Australia could get a shot in the arm with government plans to auction spectrum in the 1800MHz band for use in regional and remote locations of Australia by the end of this year.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 11:27 pm
Marine Rescue Queensland has begun managing and triaining the 1,500 volunteers across the state using Microsoft Office 365.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 9:31 pm
IkeGPS joins a procession of tech companies in New Zealand that have missed forecasts but says momentum has built since year-end.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 11:58 am
Google has dropped the invite-only purchasing system for its experimental but spatially aware tablet.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 10:27 am
Apple will fix the bug that allows an attacker to crash an iPhone by sending a special string of characters in a text message.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 9:09 am
Sony taps up Facebook's former hardware guru to help develop a new disc library systems for hyperscale datacentres.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 8:16 am
Australian Attorney-General George Brandis has told Senate Estimates the Australian government wants its legislation to block piracy sites passed before the end of June.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 7:15 am
...but intelligence agency still wants access to encrypted communications.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 6:52 am
Australian accounting software provider MYOB today signed a deal with New Zealand based Ace Payroll, 24 days after it returned to the ASX.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 6:30 am
Lenovo unveiled its Magic View smartwatch and the Smart Cast laser projector smartphone at Tech World 2015.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 5:41 am
Empired has landed a AU$20 million outsourcing deal to manage Rio Tinto's extensive collection of enterprise software.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 4:19 am
While its commercial business still remains a key focus, Lenovo's strategy for Australia and New Zealand will be to drive growth in its recently launched consumer business.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 4:01 am
IBM has launched 20 analytics applications designed for industries such as retail, banks and oil and gas.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 3:57 am
Grantly Mailes, chief technology advocate for the Victorian government has urged Australian local, state and federal governments to stay relevant in the digital age.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 2:15 am
China will be the second market globally to be given access to the Moto Maker online design studio, which gives customers the chance to customise their Moto X smartphones.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 2:00 am
In anticipation of the launch of Windows 10, Lenovo has introduced the ThinkPad 10, an enterprise table with the latest version of Windows, and signed a partnership with Microsoft.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 1:57 am
After ending its reselling of Optus mobile services, Australian supermarket giant Woolworths will now offer to resell Telstra 3G services under its own brand.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 1:52 am
US-based charity ACE Foundation has filed a law suit against the Commonwealth Bank of Australia for not returning $2.53 million in funding that it had paid two former IT employees unknowingly involved in corrupt activities.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 1:05 am
Foundational programming skills are not needed for primary school children, unless they are going to work at age 11, Prime Minister Tony Abbott said yesterday.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 12:02 pm
It's not often that people get excited about using their calendar. However, Moleskine's new TimePage application is fun to use and provides essential consolidated information in a way that makes you want to use your calendar.
Posted on 26 May 2015 | 12:21 pm
When you travel for business and want to make sure you can stay connected and also display your presentation without any hassles, all-in-one devices like the AT&T ZTE Spro 2 make excellent traveling companions.
Posted on 25 May 2015 | 3:16 pm
While browsing through the Microsoft Store I stumbled across a Windows Phone priced at just $199. It turns out that the BLU Win HD LTE impressed me over the past week and is a device to consider.
Posted on 23 May 2015 | 2:02 pm
Battery life is important and with more phones launching with integrated batteries, it's important to get those phones charged up quickly. Aukey makes a couple inexpensive solutions for rapid charging.
Posted on 22 May 2015 | 9:27 am
What's it like to be vilified on the internet, and how can protection from online abuse be balanced with freedom of speech? These two books explore the issues.
Posted on 21 May 2015 | 4:00 pm
The Inateck universal Bluetooth keyboard is ultra light, ultra thin and pairs to devices like a dream.
Posted on 19 May 2015 | 12:00 pm
Microsoft's relatively affordable Atom x7-powered Surface 3 can 'work like a laptop when you need it', so long as you stick to mainstream workloads and remember that a keyboard is an extra-cost option.
Posted on 18 May 2015 | 2:26 pm
Many of us take our iPhones everywhere, including our outdoor adventures. Whether you run, cycle, ski, ride, boat, or take part in some other outdoor activity there are a few solid choices to protect your iPhone 6 Plus from the toughest elements.
Posted on 14 May 2015 | 12:26 pm
This business laptop crams two batteries in a svelte yet rugged form to make it easy to take it on the road.
Posted on 13 May 2015 | 12:21 pm
LG is getting ready to launch the LG G4 and is bucking the trend of moving to integrated storage and non-removable batteries. The leather back is elegant and the camera can't be beat.
Posted on 13 May 2015 | 11:10 am
If BlackBerry's new touchscreen smartphone lands on your desk should you Leap for joy? Read our review to find out.
Posted on 12 May 2015 | 8:41 am
Logitech's cylindrical ConferenceCam Connect delivers high-quality HD video conferencing for groups of up to six people. Useful extras include battery-powered operation and wireless screen mirroring for compatible mobile devices.
Posted on 8 May 2015 | 2:30 pm
Matthew picked up a LG G4 to evaluate before the retail units begin shipping to buyers and he has spent the last two days with it in Seattle and New York.
Posted on 6 May 2015 | 3:39 pm
The revamped MacBook is wonderfully slim and light, with a high-quality Retina display. However, performance and battery life are relatively modest, while wired connectivity is severely limited.
Posted on 6 May 2015 | 1:58 pm
Matthew Miller has spent nearly two weeks with the Apple Watch Sport and it has exceeded all of his expectations. It's not yet perfect, but well ahead of Android Wear.
Posted on 6 May 2015 | 8:06 am
This movie explores the nature of artificial intelligence, and more, while building to a gripping (and violent) climax.
Posted on 5 May 2015 | 12:30 pm
Mophie is known for making popular iPhone battery cases. The new Spacestation offers iOS users power on the go with additional storage capability while Android owners just get limited file access.
Posted on 1 May 2015 | 11:30 am
Matthew has now spent a week with his Apple Watch and is very impressed with Apple's work on some fitness aspects of this new wearable.
Posted on 30 April 2015 | 9:53 am
In this gripping and technically accomplished book, Kim Zetter reveals the genesis of Stuxnet and its successors, and their role in the new field of cyberwarfare.
Posted on 29 April 2015 | 2:36 pm
Lenovo's second-generation ThinkPad Helix is a compact and competent ultrabook, although some may not like the highly reflective screen and most will need the optional Ultrabook Pro keyboard.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 8:39 pm
Faced with a large population with slow, little or no mobile broadband, Google is tweaking its core apps to spread the mobile revolution around the world.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 8:37 pm
The machine data software provider says it added 450 new enterprise customers during the first quarter.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 8:19 pm
While the Apple Watch may be the new kid on the block, Pebble is now up to its third iteration with the Time. A new teardown by the iFixit team allows us to see what makes the Time tick.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 7:37 pm
Chipmaker AMD is has unveiled details of how it is powering a 25,000 square foot - that more than half of an acre - high-definition display using only three FirePro graphics cards.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 7:35 pm
On Thursday, Google quickly sped through all of the improvements and changes in its next mobile software iteration. Here's rundown of what's new for Android.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 6:31 pm
A free upgrade option that's slated to accompany the launch of Windows 10 will be great for consumers, but it's putting the PC market in a pickle, says IDC.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 6:21 pm
Google Cloud Messaging has grown to see more than 70 billion messages sent daily, involving more than 600,000 apps.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 6:18 pm
Technology developed by Lockheed Martin recognizes everything from swipes to formal writing to authenticate an end-user
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 6:14 pm
Google was one of the first to launch a widely-accepted mobile payment solution, but no one knew about it and carriers limited its functionality. It doesn't seem like much with change with Android Pay on Android M.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 6:11 pm
The common thread between Android, Google Now and Google Photos is machine learning. Can it give Google features that can't be replicated?
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 5:34 pm
Your "things" may be connected to the Internet, but for the most part, they aren't connected to each other. It doesn't have to be that way.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 5:33 pm
At Google I/O, the company rolled out a developer preview of Android, known as Android M, with the motto that the little things matter.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 5:28 pm
The most common hotspot for the Internet of Things, according to Google's product chief, is the smart home.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 4:32 pm
Hopes to entice customers to move on-premise backups to their commercial cloud
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 3:59 pm
Retailers don't have to wait for complete implementation to take advantage of IoT today. Here are five strategies retailers can employ to take advantage of IoT.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 2:58 pm
The Netherlands' data protection watchdog can now fine businesses up to €810,000 for large-scale data breaches.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 2:25 pm
It's not only big corporate names that can become the target of today's cyberattacks.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 2:11 pm
The tablet market is still sucking wind, but devices with wireless data plans are expected to gain share.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 1:53 pm
The Apple Watch version of task management app Todoist is well designed and easy to use, helping to keep you focused on getting things done at home or at work.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 1:17 pm
Apple Pay has helped raise consumer awareness of mobile payments, but Google can't rely on that if it launches Android Pay as expected.