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Android Pay: More banks, but more useful than vital

As this year has progressed, we’ve slowly seen the rollout of more and more contactless smartphone based payment systems. Apple Pay was first to market with a launch that was actually last year, but only for American Express customers, and… Continue reading →

No Comments | Categories - Android, Mobile Phones |
Last Updated:2016-07-18
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Are we ready to say goodbye to the humble headphone jack?

Apple looks set to scrap the headphone jack in the next iPhone, whether we like it or not. In the ever-changing world of technology you’d struggle to find a consumer standard which has survived practically unchanged as long as the… Continue reading →

No Comments | Categories - Apple, Gadgets, Technology Forefront |
Last Updated:2016-07-22
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Why you should listen to your business data

Your business data has interesting stories to tell, if you know how to turn all those spreadsheets and sales reports into insight and wisdom. Concepts like business intelligence and data analytics aren’t just for the big end of town –… Continue reading →

No Comments | Categories - Business IT |
Last Updated:2016-07-14
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Keep your wits to protect against online scammers

Online scams are certainly nothing new, and neither are the methods that scammers use to try to separate you from your information, whether they’re seeking access to your bank accounts or just your personal information. Over the past two weeks… Continue reading →

No Comments | Categories - PC Help, Scams, Security |
Last Updated:2016-07-13
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Windows Hello is about to say Hello to your apps

Windows Hello is one of the more overlooked features of Windows 10, Microsoft’s latest iteration of its widely used PC operating system. In a nutshell, Windows Hello is a biometric security system that allows you to simply and easily unlock… Continue reading →

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Last Updated:2016-07-04
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Google’s Daydream brings VR closer to reality

Building on the success of Cardboard, Google is ramping up its Virtual Reality efforts with a new generation of smartphones and viewers. This year several expensive VR headsets are hitting the shelves, such as the HTC Vive, PlayStation VR and… Continue reading →

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Last Updated:2016-07-01
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It’s time to make your financial new year’s tech resolutions

As the financial year draws to a close it’s time to consider what your business might do better in the year ahead. A lot rests on your shoulders when you run a business. You can spend so much time putting… Continue reading →

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Last Updated:2016-06-30
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Could downloading videos solve Netflix’s speed problems?

It wasn’t the first service to launch in Australia offering a smorgasbord of movies and TV shows for a fixed monthly price, but there’s little doubt that Netflix is the current market champ when it comes to attracting Australians keen… Continue reading →

No Comments | Categories - Entertainment, Streaming |
Last Updated:2016-06-27
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Should you direct import your technology needs?

With the end of the financial year fast approaching, it can be tempting to use tax time to improve your technology, whether you’re a small business or (presuming you can justify it to the tax office) even a personal tax… Continue reading →

No Comments | Categories - Gadgets, Mobile Phones, Portable |
Last Updated:2016-06-20
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Preparing for your high-tech road trip

With school holidays just around the corner, it’s time to get your tech in order so you can keep the troops entertained in the back seat. These days playing “I Spy” doesn’t cut it as in-car entertainment, instead your passengers… Continue reading →

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Last Updated:2016-06-17