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 cars, just got better with v9.0 software upgrade

    One of the best features about what’s on offer with Tesla is the over-the-air updates that improve the car after you purchase it. Most vehicles roll out of the showroom in their best condition and everything you do to it degrades the vehicle, but Tesla turns that around, improving...
  • Show us your Bathurst setup

    #BathurstSetup This weekend is the biggest weekend in Australian Motorsport with the world-famous race around the mountain, Bathurst 1000. The event sees tens of thousands flock to the event in person, but not everyone can make it there, many of us watch it at home.  For the first time...
  • Review: 2018 Ford Ranger Raptor

    Ford’s Ranger Raptor is now the flagship for the long running and very successful, Australian-designed Ranger. The Raptor is the brainchild of Ford Performance, their racing division, so you know they don’t do things by halves and on the Raptor, they turned the dial right up to 11 (on...
  • Microsoft release Windows 10 October 2018 Update

    The second of two annual updates to Windows 10 has now been released by Microsoft. It’s currently rolling out to compatible machines across the world.  The new update includes some refinements to Windows 10, rather than a complete overhaul, but as a mature OS, that’s a nice direction for...
  • Review: Tile Pro and Tile Mate, adds replaceable batteries

    Tile is a great little product that does one thing great.. it locates your most prized possessions. By attaching the Tile to your keys, your bag, your suitcase, or even your pet, you can locate it anywhere in the world thanks to a network of Tiles talking to each...
  • Taxify now riding on Google Maps

    Taxify has more than 15 million users in over 25 countries globally. That success has led to today, where it’s now being integrated into Google Maps. Australians in Melbourne and Sydney, will now be able to get an estimate for a Taxify ride duration and ride fare in Google...
  • Razer’s new Nari headsets feature comfort technology

    Gaming peripheral maker Razer have introduced a new set of headphones. The Razer Nari is available in three versions – Razer Nari Ultimate, Nari, and Nari Essential. Razer says the Nari Ultimate was engineered with comfort technology, featuring cooling gel ear cushions that keep gamers feeling cooler for long...
  • Nvidia release updated drivers for Forza Horizon 4

    If you paid up for the ultimate edition of Forza Horizon 4, then you get early access to the game now, ahead of the global release on October 2nd. If you’re a PC gamer with an Nvidia graphics card, then it’s time to update your drivers.  Nvidia have released...
  • Facebook token breach compromises 50 million accounts

    This morning many of us woke to news of a Facebook security breach.  Zuckerberg has done the now standard post to his timeline on Facebook to explain the drama.  The issue occurred on Tuesday (US time), when they discovered an attacker had exploited a technical vulnerability in the ‘View...