Supercars is about to go through one of its biggest transformations in decades, with the end racing Falcons, to now having the Ford Mustang Supercar officially approved by Supercars for entry into the 2019 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship. After months of development and testing, successful homologation tests have been completed, meaning...
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  • LG’s making the best TV money can buy, an 88″ 8K OLED TV

    Got a hot new 4K? Awesome, time to upgrade. LG have announced they’re introducing the world’s first 8K (7680 x 4320) OLED TV at IFA 2018. While we’ve seen concept 8K displays in the past, this one’s planned to go into production and one you could actually buy. That...
  • Nvidia Geforce RTX are amazing, but are you buying ?

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  • Australia’s new Communications Minister is Mitch Fifield (again)

    This week Australia got a new Prime Minister, Scott Morrison and as such, as today announced his new ministerial portfolios. The most applicable for our readers is the Minister for Communications, given it’s responsbility for running the NBN.  Senator Mitch Fifield has been returned to the position of Minister...
  • 2018 Father’s Day Gift Guide

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  • F1 2018 now available on PC, Xbox and PlayStation

    The Formula 1 season is back in action after their winter break and are racing this weekend around the famous Spa circuit. If you’re a fan of the sport, you can now get behind the wheel of this year’s cars in F1 2018. F1 2018 is again made by...
  • DJI adds Mavic 2 Zoom and Mavic 2 Pro drones featuring 4K at 100Mbps bitrate

    Let’s face it, DJI are in a race against themselves as market leader in the drone space. Overnight the company announced their latest creations, the Mavic 2 Zoom and Mavic 2 Pro.  These new updated models take a big leap forward in terms of camera quality, while delivering it...
  • Google Fit adding Move Minutes and Heart Points

    Most of us spend far too many hours each week in sitting in front of the screens, so the challenge of staying active and healthy is usually a lower priority than our work. In an effort to improve the Google Fit service and help more people be active, Google...
  • Tesla Model 3s are in Australia

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  • Labor announces half-price, $0 upfront solar for 650,000 homes

    Energy prices in Australia are out of control and in an effort to address that problem, Victorian Labor have announced a new policy that would see 650,000 homes in the state get access to solar panels for $0 up front.  The new policy will only come into effect if...
  • Behind the wheel of F1 2018, the level of detail here is ridiculous

    Around a week ahead of the official release of F1 2018 (August 24th), I got access to review the official Formula 1 title on PC. Many, many hours will be spent behind the wheel over the coming weeks and months, but day 1 impressions are important so it’s time...
  • Why would Telstra turn on 5G before you can buy 5G devices?

    Today, Telstra turned on 5G for select parts of the Gold Coast. Given there’s not a single device you can buy, why would they bother?  Telstra are taking the first step in the chicken / egg race between infrastructure and devices. A 5G device without a 5G network is...
  • Foxtel’s going 4K and the Satellite-delivery highlights NBN failure

    Foxtel have finally announced they are adding 4K to their service. While there’s plenty of on-demand content like Netflix, Amazon and YouTube over the internet, this will be Australia’s first broadcast of live content, and only 24/7 channel delivered in 4K. Foxtel will start the new channel, focusing on...
  • Australian Government wants to force tech companies to provide user data

    The Australian Government has released the ‘Assistance and Access Bill 2018’ for feedback. This draft legislation seeks to update the abilities of Government security agencies to access modern telecommunication protocols.  This will include force companies doing business with Australians to work with security agencies to provide access to data like...
  • Meet the Model 3, Aug 21st in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane

    It seems Tesla’s keen to give those who pre-ordered a teasing look at their upcoming vehicle. Reservation holders for the Model 3, due out mid-2019 in Australia are receiving email invites to an event on August 21st, 2018 between 9AM and 5PM to check out the Model 3 in...
  • Woolworths are using electric trucks

    The future of transport is electric and while many thought heavy vehicles  would never make the transition, this Aussie-built EV truck is proof that’s wrong. Woolworths is one company that is trialing the EV technology. Transiting groceries around the country currently relies on lots of diesel powered trucks running...
  • Anki’s home robot launching in October

    Anki have announced that they are bringing their little robot, Vector. The robot is designed with personality and to be fully autonomous, cloud-connected and always-on. Vector is a robot who’s alive with personality, highly-intelligent, and aware of his surroundings through touch, sight and sound. Unassertive and thoughtfully built, he is...
  • Huawei is bringing their quad-cam nova 3i to Australia

    Huawei may be shipping the 2nd most smartphones on the planet, but they’re not stopping there. In Australia, they’ve just announced the Huawei nova 3i smartphone is coming later this month. The latest phone is represents a further acceleration of the Huawei’s efforts to deliver higher end features to...
  • CSIRO, you got sucked in by Toyota’s hydrogen nonsense to the tune of $1.7 million

    In 2015, I was at CES when Toyota announced their big vision for the future of transportation, Hydrogen fuel cells. They believe hydrogen (or water)  is the best fuel source to power vehicles into the future. With no infrastructure in place then and no infrastructure in place now, sorry...

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