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  • Holden will run V6 twin-turbos in Supercars

    Holden has just revealed the first concept images of the next generation Commodore Supercar and it looks great. While the car looks lower, tougher, its the aero lip on the front bar, which then joins reprofiled side skirts to match. The new design will be introduced into the Virgin...
  • This driverless bus may take drunk LaTrobe students home safely

    A consortium including HMI Technologies, La Trobe University, RACV, ARRB (Australian Road Research Group) and Keolis Downer will access a grant of $375,000 through the Victorian Government Smarter Journeys Programme to conduct a trial of autonomous vehicles in Victoria. If the 15-seater electric bus looks familiar, its because we’ve...
  • Apple apologise to professionals, announces the iMac Pro

    Apple’s apology to Pro has arrived in the form of the iMac Pro. Its a black finish instead of the typical silver and is coming in December this year. The iMac Pro will be the most powerful machine Apple ships. It’ll be available with an 8-Core, 10-core or even...
  • The next version of macOS is macOS High Sierra

    Apple have just announced the name for the next version of macOS. It’ll be called, macOS High Sierra. In the new version of the OS, Apple are adding Autoplay blocking to Safari. They’re also adding intelligent tracking that lets you control the data. The Mail app will no use...
  • Amazon Prime Video app is coming to Apple TV

    CEO of Apple, Tim Cook began this year’s developer conference, WWDC, with an announcement on tvOS, the operating system that powers Apple TV. Amazon will ship an Amazon Prime video app for the Apple TV later this year. This will give Apple TV owners access to popular shows like The...
  • Nvidia’s Australian store now live with free shipping

    Nvidia has opened the doors to Australia. Of course their products have been available and loved by Australians for decades, but today they announced their very own online store. Fans of the products can head to the website now and purchase Nvidia products. There’s currently just 2 products available...
  • Australian Government invest $1.4mil into MIT and Atlassian

    The Foreign Minister Julie Bishop announced today the Australian Government will invest $1.4 million into the MIT-led Solve global challenge, Youth & the Workforce of the Future.  InnovationXchange was established to support innovation, identify opportunities, trial and scale up successful approaches. The latest partners include the famous Massachusetts Institute of Technology...
  • BenQ’s latest 27″ ultra-slim bezel monitor automatically adapt to the brightness of the room

    BenQ has a new set of premium monitors that includes a brightness sensor to automatically adjust display brightness and colour temperature, like our smartphones. The 27-inch QHD model runs a resolution of 2560 x 1440 and is an IPS display. In terms of design the new monitors also borrow...
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    Microsoft Sydney Store offering limited edition, Australia Day Xbox skins

    If you’re an Aussie gamer, then get yourself down to the Microsoft Store at Westfield Sydney on Pitt Street tomorrow. To celebrate Australia Day, a limited number of gaming fans (read first in best dressed) who visit the Microsoft Flagship Store in Sydney and bring in their Xbox One...