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  • Did the Model 3 update actually deliver a 5% performance improvement?

    As a Model 3 Performance (Stealth) owner, I was incredibly happy when Elon made the announcement our cars were getting a 5% performance improvement. As a journalist, I had to put that to the test. Software version 2019.36.2.2 arrived this week for many in Australia who weren’t in the...
  • Tesla’s Smart Summon is a US-only feature (for now)

    Overnight Tesla starting rolling out Version 10.0 of their in-vehicle software, using their powerful over-the-air technology. Those who purchased FSD now find themselves in the early access program which means they’ll be seeing the software update first. The software will continue to roll out across the globe, but it...
  • Microsoft release Windows 10 October 2018 Update

    The second of two annual updates to Windows 10 has now been released by Microsoft. It’s currently rolling out to compatible machines across the world.  The new update includes some refinements to Windows 10, rather than a complete overhaul, but as a mature OS, that’s a nice direction for...
  • Windows 10’s next big feature update is coming April 30th

    Microsoft’s been developing the latest big feature update to Windows 10 (we get 2 per year) for a while now. After much speculation and a couple of false starts, the latest major update to Windows 10 has now been confirmed for April 30th. International timezones means Australians should be...
  • VLC 3.0 Vetinari is out, 3 years in the making

    If you want a cross-platform application that’s capable of playing basically any video format ever created, then you want VLC. Today we VideoLan have released the next major full version release, VLC 3.0 for Windows (32/64-bit and ARM), as well as macOS, Linux, Android, iOS, Android TV, Apple TV,...
  • Motorola phones being upgrading to Android 7.0 Nougat this week

    This week, Motorola will roll out the much anticipated, Android 7.0 Nougat to Australians. Beating Samsung to the punch, Motorola will send you a push notification to your Moto G Plus (4th Gen), Moto Z and Moto Z Play. Despite being released in August last year, very few handsets...
  • Windows 10 Insider Build 14352 released adds Cortana DJ

    Microsoft’s GabeAul has just announced the latest build of Windows 10. Released to the fast ring of Windows Insiders, the new build features a few new additions, but importantly, plenty of new fixes. As we approach the 12 month anniversary of Windows 10 being released to the public, we...
  • Next Adobe Premiere update will bring VR editing tools

    In the next update to Premiere Pro CC, Adobe are adding a great new set of tools that will give video editors the ability to create and edit immersive VR & 360 video experiences. In light of the announcement, Adobe have released a video preview of the VR workflow that will...
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    Musk says Autopilot 1.01 coming soon

    Since the release of Software 7.0, recent Tesla Model S owners have been enjoying the first version of Autopilot. Since then we’ve seen a number of drivers taking their hands off the wheel and letting the car do the work, ignoring the warnings that this is essentially beta software...