Tablet

  • This smart trampoline is designed to get kids outside again

    Trampolining is one of Australia’s favourite pastimes, that was until the digital age of smartphones and tablets distracted us. Springfree Trampoline featuring tgoma is the world’s first smart trampoline, smart thanks to its integration of an interactive digital gaming and fitness system. In the bouncy equivalent of ‘if you can’t beat...
  • Surface 3 coming May 7th internationally for just US$499 or A$699

    The Surface Pro 3 has been a product I fell in love with. Being able to have a powerful computer that’s light enough to travel with and be a tablet is the perfect solution for my needs. The ability to dock at home to dual monitors and dock at...
  • Telstra’s multi-device data share plans are a rip-off

    Telstra launched their long awaited multi-device plans today. Finally a recognition that we don’t just have a single device in our pocket, but rather that we have many connected devices in our lives. From smart phones, yep some of us have multiple, to tablets and even 4G enabled laptops...
  • Microsoft announces Surface 2

    While Australians only got Surface Pro in June, it’s now September and Microsoft are on stage announcing Surface2. The Surface 2 will come in 2 varieties, just like the first model, except there’s a name change. The Surface 2 is the RT version, but drops the RT branding, while...
  • TechEd Attendees get 64GB Surface for $299

    Microsoft’s Michael Kordahi just announced a discount for TechEd attendees. They can buy the 64GB Surface RT (A$389)  including the Touch Cover ($99) for just A$299. Normally this setup would run you close to $500. There’s a limit of just one per attendee and is only available to attendees....
  • The new nexus 7 leaks all over the YouTube

    In terms of leaked products prior to their release, it’s hard to top this one. The new Google Nexus 7 tablet running Android 4.3 is now unboxed and shown off running on video. There’s really no room for calls of fake, this is the real deal and now the...
  • Review: Surface Pro

    Microsoft’s no-compromise, Surface Pro is now available in Australia. Before you lay down the cash to get your next tablet, you should stop for a second, read the review and then make an informed decision. For some people this device will be their only option, for some it won’t...
  • First 8 inch Windows 8 tablet is DOA

    We’ve all seen the trend in the tablet space to the 7-8” size, moving down from the initial 10”. First Google with the Nexus 7, then Apple with the iPad mini and now comes the 8” Acer Iconia W3 shown off at Computex. While the metro UI works well...
  • Apple’s iPad worldwide tablet market-share is dropping

    Apple’s game-changing tablet has sunk to its lowest share of the worldwide tablet market since its inception in 1Q of 2013. Research firm IDC announced today that is preliminary estimates show Apple slowly sliding down the market share as other vendors gain traction, in particular – Samsung. Apple’s market-share for this quarter sat...