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  • 'Telstra One Number' Is Telstra's New eSIM Tech

    13 September 2017 2:47 AM 117

    Hot on the back of Apple's announcement of the new Watch Series 3, the first Aussie telco to support its integrated eSIM has come out swinging. Telstra's new One Number service will let you hook up your phone and wearable to the same phone number and mobile data plan. There's no pricing announced for One Number just yet, nor any official confirmation

  • Virgin Mobile will open iPhone 8 preorders on Friday

    13 September 2017 1:48 AM 214

    Virgin Mobile is the first Australian telco to confirm that it will offer the new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus on contract terms, available for pre-order from 5:01pm on 15 September 2017. That's precisely when Apple will also commence pre-sales for the new phones, and it seems all but inevitable that this is when the other major telcos will open up their

  • LIVE BLOG: Apple's iPhone 8 And iPhone X Launch, As It Happened

    12 September 2017 9:01 PM 207

    LIVE NOW: We're up and awake and live-blogging Apple's September event, where we'll see not one but two new iPhones, and hopefully a swathe of other new tech toys and glimpses into Apple's future. You should come and keep us company. 8:30PM: Hey folks! Hope you're all settling into bed for that precious six hours of sleep between now and 2:30AM. That's

  • New iPhone X will be in seriously short supply

    12 September 2017 2:05 AM 127

    APPLE will unveil its tenth anniversary iPhone X in less than 24 hours, but don’t expect to get your hands on the hotly anticipated phone anytime soon. Apple will only be able to produce 10,000 units of its hotly anticipated iPhone X each day, KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said in a research note that was obtained by MacRumors on Monday. As a result

  • Bendigo Bank now offers Samsung Pay

    8 September 2017 5:38 AM 150

    Bendigo Bank has announced that Samsung Pay is now available for customers who have an eligible debit or credit card. The request for authorisation to collectively bargain with Apple over the terms of its Pay platform was denied in March. Both ANZ and Westpac currently offer the Samsung Pay service to customers with an eligible debit or credit card. “We are pleased

  • The Witcher 3 To Get 4K Update For The PS4 Pro And Xbox One X In A Few Days

    7 September 2017 11:35 AM 151

    CD Project Red has recently confirmed in a financial result presentation that they are releasing a new 4K update for The Witcher 3 on the PS4 Pro and upcoming Xbox One X. This update was confirmed along with the reveal of the Xbox One X at Microsoft’s E3 2017 conference but there was no time frame given for it. In their presentation (via NeoGAF), the developers

  • Ford prepares Ranger Raptor to leap into production

    7 September 2017 3:50 AM 109

    Ford is preparing to unleash another Raptor, but it won't be an F-150. The mid-size Ranger is currently being given a Ford Performance makeover, with all the hardware for some serious high-speed off-roading. When we say launch, we really mean it: just look at those photos. Details about the Raptor are hard to come by at the moment, but it's likely to be a serious

  • Kogan Mobile's Plans Now Have More Data For The Same Price

    7 September 2017 2:25 AM 106

    Are you on Kogan Mobile, or thinking of switching? Good news: you just got more data for absolutely zero effort. Pat yourself on the back for that one. This latest news is pretty straightforward — no pricing changes or any underhanded trickery, just more data. The cheapest Kogan Mobile plan used to cost you $16.90 monthly for 1GB of data — when you prepay

  • This free app hides Android Oreo's "running in the background" notification

    6 September 2017 8:51 PM 100

    The app, simply called "Hide 'running in the background' Notification," does exactly what the name implies. Once you install the app, just grant it Notification Access, and the annoying background messages go away instantly (if not, just reboot your device). It's a much nicer solution than the earlier workaround using Tasker. Like the Tasker solution

  • Google’s Pixel 2 will likely use same processor as every other 2017 flagship Android phone

    6 September 2017 12:12 AM 101

    So much for the so-called Snapdragon 836 A pair of reports today have essentially negated early rumors that Google’s next Pixel smartphones would be the first devices powered by a brand new processor from Qualcomm. It was previously suggested that both the Pixel 2 and the larger Pixel 2 XL, rumored to debut on October 5th, would contain the Snapdragon