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.
  • Windows Vista SP1 release dates

    Finally confirmation from Microsoft of the release schedule for Vista SP1. 4 February SP1 available to OEMs (HP, Dell, Acer etc) 1 March SP1 Volume Licensing availability (MVLS) Update: Already available on MSDN. 18 March SP1 available on Windows Update, Download Centre, MSDN & TechNet 18 April SP1 pushed...
  • Microsoft's $44.6 Billion bid, declined by Yahoo!

    News just in today that Microsoft’s massive US$44.6 Billion bid, just isn’t enough for Yahoo. They’ve chosen to decline the bid from the Software giant, saying that $31 per share is undervaluing the company. Here’s some news for you Yahoo, despite the number you have in your head of...
  • 50 Hot Games for xbox 360 in 2008

    The Official Xbox Magazine, March edition contains a list of 50 of the hottest games we’ll see this year for the Xbox 360. Check out the list, while there isn’t a heap that get me excited, there certainly are some great titles on the way. 1) Alone in the...
  • Nüvifone videos

    Garmin, the company famous for making GPS devices, last week announced they venturing into the phone marketing and releasing, the Nüvifone. Rather than slap a GPS on to a phone ala Nokia N95 style, Garmin start with what they know, the GPS and build a sweet phone on that....
  • Apple supersizes – 16GB iPhone, 32GB iPod Touch

    Well look what happens when u go to sleep in Australia, you wake up to an Apple surprise. Well not really the Apple store was down last night which got the rumour mill in a frenzy, suspecting apple was beefing up their product line. Really surprised they missed MacWorld...
  • BitMICRO announce 1.6TB SSD, won the lottery lately.. ?

      BitMICRO loves to hold the World First crown for largest Solid State Drives. Well that crown’s firmly secured as they announce the World’s largest SSD weighing in at an amazing 1.6TB. The drive offers transfer speeds of 230 MB/sec,  peaking at 320 MB/sec in burst mode. SSD remain...
  • Now on twitter

    Hey guys and gals, I’ve now joined the long list of people that are sharing their every move on Twitter. Now I don’t have an all-you-can-eat sms plan on my mobile, so i’ll be skipping on the mobile input for now and using the website. I’m connected pretty much...
  • HP TouchSmart PC review unit arrives

    This morning I finally got my hands on HP’s TouchSmart PC. I’ll spend a lot of time with it over the next few days, so you can expect a wholesome video review of the unit shortly. A unique device I look forward to reviewing, if you have any questions...
  • Nintendo Sells 1 Million DS's in Australia

    Congratulations Nintendo! Let’s face it, a million units of anything is big deal, especially in a country of 21 million people. AustralianIT has the details....