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Google this week announced two new Nexus-branded smartphones, the Nexus 5X and the Nexus 6P. For those who aren’t familiar with the moniker, Nexus devices are smartphones designed and built by Google in conjunction with another company. In the Nexus 5X’s... read more
NBN this week turned on the first fibre-to-the-node portion of the National Broadband Network. If you’re listening from Belmont, NSW, this means you can sign up to a NBN plan now from most telcos, whether its Telstra, Optus, iiNet, TPG, or Exetel, to name... read more
Following Vodafone and Optus’ new smartphone plans with 20GB of data, Telstra has joined in the data war with its own 25GB plan, priced at AUD$195. The high price does however mean that any phone you buy will come with no monthly handset repayments, even... read more
Apple held one of it's big events this week, and made a LOT of announcements. Here's a link to everything that's new:   iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus Apple TV iPad Pro iPad mini 4 New Apple Watch colours, straps and operating system iOS 9 OS X El Capitan... read more
I've spent most of this week at IFA - Berlin's biggest technology expo - learning about the latest and greatest gadgets coming our way.   One of Samsung's key messages from IFA is that its doubling down on the smart home, with its Smart Things ecosystem.... read more

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Life & Technology - 2GB 30th August, 2014

Father's Day is just a week away! This week we've taken a look at some of the best gifts for dad!


Jawbone's Up24 is one of the best fitness trackers on the market. It looks slick, does a great drop of tracking your activity, measures your sleep and has brilliantly designed app - perfect for the dad who's always on the go.


Does your dad love his electric guitars? If so, the iRig is a great gift. The iRig lets you plug a guitar straight into your iPhone or iPad and use it is as an amp - and it almost sounds as good.



Life & Technology - 2GB 16th August, 2014

The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is finally getting a release in Australia at the end of this month! It's a product I've been pretty excited about, so it was great sit down and talk with Matt Chapman, Microsoft's Product Marketing Manager for the Surface. What's different about the Surface Pro 3 when compared to other tablets is that it's a device that's not only designed to consume on, but to create. According to Matt, the Surface Pro 3 is a tablet designed for productivity, and is designed to replace both your existing tablet, and your laptop!


Life & Technology - 2GB 9th August, 2014

The week that was brought us a whole lot of phone news, on both the telco and device side.


Life & Technology - 2GB 28th June, 2014

This week in tech was a bit of a mixed bag, bringing with it some good news, some bad, and some pretty nifty.


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