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AORUS + OPTANE = Maximum gaming performance

AORUS + OPTANE = Maximum gaming performance

Sponsored: Supercharge your gaming with the unbeatable combination of Aorus and Optane.
By Staff Writer Jul 19 2018, 4:48PM
How to: Choose and install your next drive

How to: Choose and install your next drive

And in-depth guide to upgrade your PC's storage sub-systems.
By Darien Graham-Smith Jul 19 2018, 12:08PM
US citizens can now publish models of 3D printed firearms online. What does it mean for Australia?

US citizens can now publish models of 3D printed firearms online. What does it mean for Australia?

The lawyer for the plaintiff successfully argued that sharing a 3D scan of a firearm on the internet was protected on free speech grounds.
By Richard Matthews Jul 19 2018, 12:00PM
Explainer: How Russia hacked the 2016 US election

Explainer: How Russia hacked the 2016 US election

A timeline of how 12 hackers allegedly corrupted the world's most powerful democracy.
By Adam Shepherd Jul 19 2018, 10:42AM
Explainer: What is phishing?

Explainer: What is phishing?

From banking scams to industrial espionage, we look at why phishing is so lucrative.
By Clare Hopping Jul 18 2018, 10:12AM
Tech time travel: Futurists reveal how they see what’s next

Tech time travel: Futurists reveal how they see what’s next

It’s easy to mock futurists for playing guessing games, but both logic and data lie behind their deductions.
By Nicole Kobie Jul 17 2018, 10:42AM
Explainer: Bootmgr is missing – what does this mean and how do you fix it?

Explainer: Bootmgr is missing – what does this mean and how do you fix it?

Stop panicking and learn what to do when you see this message in Windows.
By Adam Shepherd, Clare Hopping, Rene Millman Jul 17 2018, 10:25AM
Did you know that potions are actually drugs?

Did you know that potions are actually drugs?

We Happy Few’s recent reclassification by the Australian Classification Review Board has me thinking about drugs in games.
By Alayna Cole Jul 16 2018, 11:18AM
How quantum computers could steal your bitcoin

How quantum computers could steal your bitcoin

Bitcoin operates on the basis of being unhackable - but will quantum computing crack the blockchain?
By Marco Tomamichael Jul 16 2018, 10:51AM
App of the week: Suzy Cube

App of the week: Suzy Cube

She’s a bit of a square, but Suzy Cube has what it takes when it comes to top-notch 3D platforming on your phone.
By Craig Grannell Jul 16 2018, 10:33AM
How to: Set up your Amazon Echo and solve setup and Wi-Fi problems

How to: Set up your Amazon Echo and solve setup and Wi-Fi problems

If you've got a shiny new Amazon Echo, or are having problems with your old one, we're here to help.
By Emma Sims, Victoria Woollaston Jul 16 2018, 10:21AM
Everything we Know: Samsung Galaxy S10

Everything we Know: Samsung Galaxy S10

The rumour mill is already churning for next year's Galaxy.
By Andrew Hayward Jul 13 2018, 12:28PM
7 things you need to know about Apple’s AirPlay 2

7 things you need to know about Apple’s AirPlay 2

AirPlay reinvents itself to bring you stereo HomePods and wireless multi-room audio.
By Craig Grannell Jul 12 2018, 11:24AM
Beam vs Playbase vs Playbar: which Sonos TV speaker is best and which is right for you?

Beam vs Playbase vs Playbar: which Sonos TV speaker is best and which is right for you?

With Sonos now having three distinct soundbars on the market, which one deserves your cash?
By Tom Parsons, Guy Cocker Jul 11 2018, 2:54PM
How to: Recover deleted files

How to: Recover deleted files

Accidentally erased important documents? Here's how to get them back.
By Clare Hopping Jul 10 2018, 10:31AM
Another day, another data breach – what to do when it happens to you

Another day, another data breach – what to do when it happens to you

With so many reports of data breaches, it is easy to tune out to what is happening.
By Cassandra Cross Jul 9 2018, 11:19AM
App of the week: AudioKit Synth One Synthesizer

App of the week: AudioKit Synth One Synthesizer

This open-source pro-level and feature-packed iPad synth will be music to your ears.
By Craig Grannell Jul 9 2018, 11:08AM
NBN and the ever shifting goalposts

NBN and the ever shifting goalposts

Replying to our reader James' question, Graeme discusses the different types of NBN connectivity types, and the issues they cause.
By Graeme Reardon Jul 9 2018, 10:34AM
How to: Fix a stuck Windows 10 update

How to: Fix a stuck Windows 10 update

Has your PC frozen during an update? Here's how to get it running again.
By Keumars Afifi-Sabet, Adam Shepherd Jul 9 2018, 10:26AM
Flying Low: 8 ways to get cheaper flights

Flying Low: 8 ways to get cheaper flights

All the tools you need to save cash when you go up, up and away.
By Tom Wiggins Jul 6 2018, 11:44AM