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  • Hackers Lock Out iPhone And Mac Users, Demand Bitcoin Ransom: Here's How To Stay Safe

    23 September 2017 2:35 AM 134

    Hackers are locking out users from their iPhone and MacBook despite having two-factor authentication turned on by exploiting Apple's "Find My" feature, holding the devices ransom. To return access to their rightful owners, the cybercriminals are demanding payment in Bitcoin, which is their preferred currency due to its hard-to-trace nature

  • How To Buy Samsung's Galaxy Note8 From Telstra, Vodafone, Optus And Virgin Mobile

    22 September 2017 12:02 PM 105

    Today, the Samsung Galaxy Note8 officially went on sale in Australia. If you're planning to snap the device up on a mobile phone plan from Telstra, Optus, Vodafone or Virgin Mobile, here's every plan for your consideration. Samsung's comeback Galaxy phablet is finally here. Boasting a massive 6.3-inch screen, an innovative dual-lens camera and the promise

  • Samsung offers one-time screen replacement within 12 months of purchase

    21 September 2017 12:55 PM 116

    BENGALURU: Mobile phone major Samsung India today announced the 'Never Mind' offer for buyers of Samsung smart phones wherein consumers can avail one-time replacement of a broken screen within 12 months of purchase of their phone. Under the 'Never Mind' offer, consumers can replace the broken screens by paying Rs 990 at the time of repair within 12 months

  • Xbox One S Forza Horizon 3 Bundle will Cost Rs 29,990 in India

    21 September 2017 11:28 AM 117

    Microsoft has announced the Xbox One in India. Priced at Rs 29,990 the Xbox One S is already available for preorder in India on and Flipkart along with a couple of other retailers. The company will be selling the Xbox One S with the Horizon 3 bundle, and the gaming console will be available in both 500GB and 1TB storage options. The Horizon

  • Fujitsu develops wearable, hands-free translation device

    19 September 2017 9:31 AM 125

    Today Fujitsu announced the development of a new wearable device which aims to facilitate frictionless communications between Japanese speakers and visitors to Japan. It expects the device to be particularly useful in healthcare and claims it has achieved a world first in wearable, hands-free speech translation. More and more foreign visitors are being

  • Hyundai HiLux rival confirmed for post 2020

    18 September 2017 3:00 AM 105

    Hyundai Australia’s long wait for a proper ute will soon be over, with the Korean brand at last confirming its Toyota HiLux rival will arrive “on the other side of 2020”. Hyundai's local arm has been pushing for an entrant into one of Australia’s most popular segments for years, but their pleas had so far fallen on deaf ears, with Hyundai HQ instead

  • Virgin Mobile USA sets later Sept. 29 launch for Apple's iPhone 8 & 8 Plus

    15 September 2017 8:47 PM 162

    The U.S. incarnation of Virgin Mobile won't launch the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus until Sept. 29, a full week after the devices arrive from Apple and the country's four major carriers, according to an announcement. Preorders will also begin a week later, on Sept. 22, Virgin said. The carrier didn't offer an explanation for the delay, which is particularly unusual

  • Nintendo makes voice chat less of a disaster on Switch

    13 September 2017 1:23 PM 114

    The update for the Switch Online mobile app is now out for iOS and Android. Nintendo has rolled out an update for the Switch Online app that might finally make it usable. See, unlike what Sony and Microsoft did for the PlayStation and the Xbox, Nintendo has chosen to put its new console's chat functions in a separate app for Android and iOS. Unfortunately

  • Super Smash Bros Switch Edition tipped for HUGE Nintendo Direct REVEAL

    13 September 2017 10:49 AM 174

    SUPER Smash Bros, Pikmin 3, Super Mario Maker and more... Here are the Wii U games that must come to Nintendo Switch. Little else is known about the upcoming Switch showcase, other than it will feature a segment about Super Mario Odyssey. “Tune in at 11pm (UK time) on Wednesday 13th September for nearly 45 minutes of information mainly focused on what’s

  • Is the new iPhone face recognition system a gimmick or the future of smartphones?

    13 September 2017 4:48 AM 121

    Another year, another iPhone update purporting to "revolutionize" the smartphone game. The big new thing in this round of updates (unless you're exited by bezel-removals) is the replacement of fingerprint access with a new facial recognition system. It's undoubtedly a high-tech addition, but is it anything more than a gimmick? Apple is known for its big technological