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VIDEO: LG launches next-gen 4K UHD range and new AV range

31 March 2015 in Entertainment

iTWire has the full launch video from today’s LG 4K UHD TV event in Sydney: new 4K UHD TV, better…

NBN Co puts FTTB on the market

31 March 2015 in Telecoms & NBN

NBN Co is launching its Fibre to the Building service today.

Telstra gives Galaxy S6 the Blue Tick and reveals plan pricing

30 March 2015 in Mobility

Rounding out the main carriers' offers, Telstra has announced its pricing for the new Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6…

Halo 5: Guardians guarding the Xbox One galaxy in October

30 March 2015 in Entertainment

Master Chief makes his appearance in a new title on the Xbox One this coming October with Halo 5: Guardians.

What more can I say – Samsung Galaxy S6 has the edge

30 March 2015 in Mobility

Samsung today launched its most impressive smartphone yet – the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge. Both extremely advanced – definitely…

Troubled Newsat’s shares suspended

30 March 2015 in Listed Tech

The fate of listed Australian satellite company NewSat is in the balance. It shares have been suspended from the ASX…

Virgin Mobile joins Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge pre-order lineup

30 March 2015 in Mobility

Virgin Mobile is touting its 'data rollover' to potential Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge buyers.

VIDEO: Samsung S6 and S6 edge launch in Australia

30 March 2015 in Mobility

The full video of the S6 and S6 edge launch in Australia can now be seen here.

Consumer complaints to telcos at eight year low

30 March 2015 in Telecoms & NBN

Complaints against Australia’s telcos by consumers decreased for the fourth consecutive quarter in 2014, with complaints to the industry watchdog…

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Surviving systemd: Lucas Nussbaum satisfied with init system outcome

31 March 2015 in Open Source

It would not be an exaggeration to say that no leader of the Debian GNU/Linux Project has had to cope…

Microsoft ChromeBook strategy – kill it on price and features

31 March 2015 in Home IT

Microsoft is readying an assault on low cost ‘browser based’ computing – currently the domain of Google’s Chrome OS –…

3D Flash memory to enable 10TB SSD

31 March 2015 in Manufacturing Technology

The new buzzword in flash memory is 3D. It stacks layers of storage cells vertically to create up to three…

PayStand releases ‘first’ all-in-one mobile POS app

30 March 2015 in Mobility

Payment solutions provider PayStand has released the next-generation of its mobile app which it says is the first all-in-one mobile…

Hoh crosses from Symantec to FireEye

30 March 2015 in People Moves

Security vendor FireEye has appointed former Symantec senior sales executive Eric Hoh as the first president of its Asia Pacific…

World of Tanks Generals closed beta codes last chance

30 March 2015 in Entertainment

Here is the final batch of World of Tanks Generals closed beta Steam codes to distribute to our readers. If…

SaaS developer unleashes Quickbooks integration

30 March 2015 in Cloud Accounting

Inventory management software-as-a-service (SaaS) developer, Unleashed Software, has announced an integration with Intuit’s QuickBooks Online business and financial management software…

On the edge of another Galaxy – first looks

30 March 2015 in Mobility

Samsung has launched the Star Ship Galaxy on a quest to conquer all Android smartphones. To go where no smartphone…

ASUS ZenWatch in Australia

30 March 2015 in Mobility

ASUS, a Taiwanese based, innovative computer maker has released it’s A$289 Android Wear, ZenWatch in Australia.

Telstra gives fixed broadband home users a present

29 March 2015 in Telecoms & NBN

Telstra has given its fixed broadband users a little surprise – well in some cases a big one!

Lumia’s new flagship – just waiting on Windows 10

28 March 2015 in ShawThing

Microsoft has not conceded the high-end to iFans and FanDroids. It is just putting the touches on new Windows 10…

Apple to release new iPhones soon

28 March 2015 in ShawThing

Apple – “We don’t comment on anything’ – is according to Digitimes reportedly readying a new iPhone 6S, 6S Plus,…

Gemalto predicts strong Australian M2M growth

27 March 2015 in Telecoms & NBN

Machine-to-machine (M2M) technology enables communications between machines, central portals or IT systems and fosters an environment of innovation, driving new…

Ian Noble joins DGIT board

27 March 2015 in People Moves

Melbourne-based telco and cloud software and services company DGIT has appointed Ian Noble, the former CEO of prominent Australian fibre…

Samsung’s Smart Signage TVs switch on in OZ

27 March 2015 in Business Technology

If you need a digital signage solution for your small to medium business, Samsung’s Smart Signage TV might be the…

Design of NEXTDC data centre attracts global plaudits

27 March 2015 in Data Centres

The design of NEXTDC’s Sydney data centre has been voted as one of five global finalists in an international award…

TV viewing starts at a young age

27 March 2015 in Entertainment

Preschool children under five years of age spend more time watching free-to-air television than older children, according to the latest…