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.
  • Vulnerability found in Mac OS X

    We’ll put this one in the maybe basket for now seem there’s been no actual proof. A guy by the alias InfoSec Sellout has found an exploit in OS X. Reportedly he has trialed the exploit on a closed network of 1500 machines and successfully infected used a worm...
  • Episode #16 – available now.

    Check out episode #16 of the podcast – http://techau.tv/podcast.htm...
  • Original Transformers sold for $1,000,000

    You can read the lengthy story behind this one from the link, long story short, this ladies husband was a huge transformers fan, after he passed away some years ago, she’s now decided to sell the 275 item collection. More @ http://gizmodo.com/gadgets/megallection/original-transformers-boxed-collection-sold-for-1000000-279598.php...
  • Mac getting Gears of War and Unreal Tournament 3?

    Looks like the gaming environment for Mac user is heating up with an announcement from Epic saying that Gears of War and Unreal Tournament 3 will be coming to the Mac. No timeline yet, but I’m sure this will make a few Mac users very happy.           More...
  • Free Wi-Fi ? Add London to the list.

    Free Wi-Fi is being offered in London, however the devil is always in the details. Yes you can get free Wi-fi, however you will have to sit through 15-30 second ads every 15 minutes and you can expect download speeds of 256kbps. Doesn’t sound that inviting? Also offered is...
  • Transformers are here!

    Its actually from a competition in Japan according to Gizmodo. Its not bumble bee, but ill still have one. I’m suddenly dreaming that I was at a remote control car race with it! and it had guns!… More @ Gizmodo...
  • Peter Moore leaves Microsoft, heads to EA

    Peter Moore, the head of Microsoft’s Interactive Entertainment Business division has announced he is resigning, leaving after August to take a new position at EA Games. Moore has been at Microsoft since 2003 and played a key part in xbox 360’s promotion and success. One of Moore’s more memorable moments...
  • New iPod Video in a month?

    A few scattered reports are surfacing about a new iPod Video release next month, touting a multi-touch screen similar to the iPhone. The reports certainly aren’t worth betting on but are still worth keeping in the back of your mind. DigiTimes certainly has been on the right word a...
  • Windows Home Server goes RTM

    Microsoft have announced that Windows Home Server has now been released to manufacturing (RTM). They are distributing Home Server to OEM partners to give them time to prepare for launch. Also announced was another OEM partner – Fujitsu-Siemens Computers (FSC). This now makes 6 OEM’s that have partnered with...