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    Tomorrow’s Amazon Prime Day Deals revealed, some big savings on offer

    Amazon Prime Day is almost here, starting at 12am AEDT on October 13th (Tuesday). Ahead of the massive 66 hours of savings, we can reveal some of the savings on offer and as you would expect, technology features heavily. Prime Day 2020 delivers Australian Prime members more deals than any...
  • Amazon Australia’s new Robotic Fulfilment Centre is absolutely massive, still requires 1,500 humans

    Amazon Australia is clearly going well with the company announcing a new fulfilment centre in Sydney. This is absolutely massive, in its scale and ambition, with at 200,000 sqm, it’ll be around the same land size as Taronga Zoo or 22 rugby fields. The first Amazon Robotics Fulfilment Centre...
  • Black Friday: Elgato deals could be a great Xmas gift for the gamer in your life

    Elgato makes a suite of great products to support avid gamers who love to stream online and share their experiences with the world. If that’s you, or you have an avid gamer in your life, this is a great opportunity to grab them a Christmas present. Elgato has announced...
  • Amazon Prime Day is a very mixed bag

    Today was supposed to be the start of Amazon’s biggest sale day, the first ‘Prime Day’ in Australia. While there are some discounts to be had, it seems many Aussie retailers didn’t come to the party which is actually really disappointing because as much as Australian’s love their technology,...
  • Reminder: It’s Amazon Prime Day tomorrow.

    In Australia, we’re just hours away from Amazon Prime Day. After entering Australia late last year, this will be the first time Australian customers are truly able to take advantage of the sales. While most Aussie journos (myself included) often complain about the 2 and 3am rises to cover...
  • International GST backfires on Australians

    The federal Government went after multinationals not paying their fair share of tax. As part of that crackdown, they also introduced legislation to make international companies charge Australia customers GST on imported goods of any price, rather than goods over the $1,000 previous limit. Australia is an island, but...
  • Amazon just reinvented the supermarket

    Amazon Go is a brand new, unique shopping experience located at 2131 7th Ave, Seattle, WA, on the corner of 7th Avenue and Blanchard Street. Currently open to Amazon employees in a Beta program, the revolutionary supermarket will open to the public in early 2017. So what makes Amazon Go so different...
  • Next week, you’ll be able to buy stuff through Instagram

    Instagram is fun and cutesy right? While there’s a few ads in your stream, its not serious business right? Well from next week, things are definitely getting serious. Many of the things we take photos of are products and especially the brands that are on Instagram. With mobile making such...
  • Dear Amazon, please disrupt Australia

    Online seller of everything, Amazon have announced they will begin delivering packages on Sundays. This adds to Amazon’s Prime membership which sees many customers receive their goods delivered for free the next day or in some cities, the same day. Later this month, the United States Postal Service and...