Jason Cartwright

Creator of techAU, Jason has spent the dozen+ years covering technology in Australia and around the world. Bringing a background in multimedia and passion for technology to the job, Cartwright delivers detailed product reviews, event coverage and industry news on a daily basis.
  • Tesla Model 3 changes

    Elon’s been tweeting again and this time its about changes to the Model 3 offerings by Tesla. In the US, followed by Canada, there’s a new Model 3 variant, with a Mid Range Battery. As the name suggests, this new battery sits between standard or base model and the...
  • The Block using Gavl to bring in virtual bidders on auction night

    As contestants of Nine Network’s The Block 2018 head closer towards the finish line, one team will have an exclusive secret weapon that will put them ahead of the competition on auction night. In a first for the reality renovation program in Australia, contestants Courtney and Hans will have...
  • Review: Huawei Mate20 Pro should be your next phone

    Huawei have a new flagship phone and it’s brilliant. Building on the success of the P20 Pro and the Mate 10 Pro last year, the Mate 20 Pro features an absolutely stunning full-face display with curved edges. Built right into that gorgeous 6.39″ OLED display (running 3120 x 1440)...
  • DJI’s Phantom 4 RTK is the most accurate low altitude mapping solution

    Drones are serious business. Sure they’re fun for consumers, but there’s a very business-orientated part of DJI’s business and that’s enabling drones to be used for aerial imaging technology and today they’ve announced the global rollout of the Phantom 4 RTK. This version of the Phantom 4 is a...
  • GM’s Maven Gig available in Perth, after clocking up 3.5 million passenger trips

    Recently Holden announced that its expanding Maven Gig to Perth, Western Australia, as consumer demand for GM’s mobility solutions continues to grow in Australia. Maven Gig provides freelance rideshare and delivery drivers in major cities access to a range of Holden vehicles, from compact hatches to SUVs and sedans,...
  • Tesla Model 3 is going on tour in Australia at Westfield

    As expectant owners anxiously await their delivery in Australia, Tesla’s Model 3 is about to go on somewhat of a road trip. Tesla imported a few Model 3s for a preview event in late August, which saw some location experience up to a 2 hour wait. Since then, the...
  • Red Bull and HP OMEN combine for ultimate gaming challenges at PAX 2018

    Red Bull are one of the biggest supporters of eSports, so it makes sense they’d be back at this year’s PAX. In 2018, we will see Red Bull teaming up with HP OMEN to deliver a gaming experience like no other. Calling on all gamers to LVL UP, the...
  • Razer announce Phone 2, Blade 15

    Today Razer’s Gaming Keynote featured a number of new product announcements. Razer’s offering to the market is clear, focus on one key demographic, gamers and make devices that delight them.  Razer Phone 2 is faster, as much as 30% faster than the original version, featuring a Qualcomm 845 Snapdragon,...
  • What’s it like to drive Nissan’s GTR at 250km/h at The Bend?

    Yesterday I had a fairly unique opportunity to get being the wheel of a Nissan GTR Nismo as part of the Nissan Juke Nismo Australian launch activities. Australia’s newest race track, ‘The Bend’ provided the perfect opportunity to showcase the stunning performance of the vehicle. The GTR Nismo edition...