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PC & Tech Authority and APC magazine are merging!

PC & Tech Authority and APC magazine are merging!

Australia's two favourite PC mags are joining forces
By Staff Writers Sep 13 2018, 11:09AM
Super Meat Boy is going tabletop

Super Meat Boy is going tabletop

Well, you'll want a table, but we suppose you could use the floor.
By Tim Henderson Sep 4 2018, 11:13AM
IMPORTANT: Upgrade Australia date change

IMPORTANT: Upgrade Australia date change

The planned Upgrade Australia event for September 18th is postponed
By Staff Writers Sep 4 2018, 8:42AM
A new future for PCTA

A new future for PCTA

PCTA and PCPP have new owners.
By Ben Mansill Sep 3 2018, 5:08PM
Fashion and e-readers combine (no, really) for Sony’s FES Watch U

Fashion and e-readers combine (no, really) for Sony’s FES Watch U

The times they are a-changin.
By Matt Tate Aug 31 2018, 11:25AM
Garmin Vivosmart 4 lets you know when you need to recharge your Body Battery

Garmin Vivosmart 4 lets you know when you need to recharge your Body Battery

This fitness band never sleeps.
By Tom Wiggins Aug 31 2018, 11:19AM
Telegram agrees to share data with terror investigators, but won't help Russia decrypt messages

Telegram agrees to share data with terror investigators, but won't help Russia decrypt messages

Because the War on Terror never stops, apparently.
By Bradley Barth Aug 31 2018, 11:10AM
Android spyware BusyGasper has many features, but few known victims

Android spyware BusyGasper has many features, but few known victims

A newly discovered mobile malware implant nicknamed BusyGasper might leave a few Android users breathless, if they knew about the unusual set of features the spyware uses to snoop on them.
By Bradley Barth Aug 31 2018, 11:08AM
Donald Trump's latest attack on Google is full of lies

Donald Trump's latest attack on Google is full of lies

The US president goes after Google again, as he looks to impose regulations to keep Google, Facebook and Twitter in check.
By Vaughn Highfield Aug 31 2018, 11:00AM
Apple announces 12 September for iPhone launch event

Apple announces 12 September for iPhone launch event

Apple's annual iPhone launch event is set to take place at Steve Jobs Theatre this September.
By Vaughn Highfield Aug 31 2018, 10:41AM
Dell announces its first premium 2-in-1 Chromebook

Dell announces its first premium 2-in-1 Chromebook

Manufacturer says its latest device will feature high-end specs and boast 15 hours of battery life.
By a Staff Writer Aug 31 2018, 10:26AM
Microsoft's AI-powered Sketch2Code can build apps from whiteboard sketches

Microsoft's AI-powered Sketch2Code can build apps from whiteboard sketches

Sketch2Code tool is available on GitHub and offers an automated service for web and app design.
By a Staff Writer Aug 31 2018, 10:26AM
PlayStation Plus September games include Destiny 2, God of War 3

PlayStation Plus September games include Destiny 2, God of War 3

Bringing in the blockbusters as the weather finally begins to warm.
By Tim Henderson Aug 30 2018, 12:44PM
Audio-Technica’s ATH-SR30BT headphones make the Energizer Bunny look lazy

Audio-Technica’s ATH-SR30BT headphones make the Energizer Bunny look lazy

Can you keep up?
By Tom Wiggins Aug 30 2018, 12:00PM
Email attacks on the rise, say 80% of businesses

Email attacks on the rise, say 80% of businesses

Impersonation attacks have increased 80 percent quarter on quarter, according to a new report.
By Mark Mayne Aug 30 2018, 11:50AM
Microsoft Windows task manager contains local privilege escalation vulnerability

Microsoft Windows task manager contains local privilege escalation vulnerability

A vulnerability in Microsoft Windows task manager could allow a local user to gain elevated (SYSTEM) privileges.
By Robert Able Aug 30 2018, 11:48AM
Is Acer's Predator Thronos the most ridiculous gaming accessory ever made?

Is Acer's Predator Thronos the most ridiculous gaming accessory ever made?

Not content with simply a chair, the Predator Thronos vibrates, moves and fits three 27in monitors for the ultimate gaming setup.
By Thomas McMullan Aug 30 2018, 11:38AM
You can now apply for a blue tick on Instagram

You can now apply for a blue tick on Instagram

Becoming verified on Instagram has just become a whole lot easier.
By a Staff Writer Aug 30 2018, 11:29AM
Trials of driverless taxis in Tokyo make for a futuristic 2020 Olympics

Trials of driverless taxis in Tokyo make for a futuristic 2020 Olympics

Successful driverless taxi trials in Tokyo suggest self-driving vehicles are closer than we think.
By a Staff Writer Aug 30 2018, 11:29AM
Intel's new Whiskey Lake and Amber Lake chips promise faster Wi-Fi, longer battery life

Intel's new Whiskey Lake and Amber Lake chips promise faster Wi-Fi, longer battery life

Intel has shown off its latest chips, now dubbed the U-series and Y-series.
By a Staff Writer Aug 30 2018, 10:40AM