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Google Assistant finally comes to Sonos in Australia

For far too long Sonos users have been left without Google Assistant’s much-needed help as well as its far-less-needed sass. That is, until now. Google Assistant has finally launched on Sonos in Australia, joining its AI rival, Alexa. While you won’t be able to have the frenemies on the same […]
Google Assistant finally comes to Sonos in Australia
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Kogan is launching Kogan Energy to sell electricity and gas to Aussies

On Monday, Kogan announced that it will be getting into the energy game. Partnering with Powershop Australia, the online retailer will be offering power and gas services to Aussies under the name Kogan Energy. The company has stated that it will be offering competitive services, although there is currently no […]
Kogan is launching Kogan Energy to sell electricity and gas to Aussies
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Deals: Optus is serving up 100GB data a month for only $45

There are some good high data deals floating around at the moment, and Optus is extremely here to join the party. The telco is coming in swinging with a ridiculous 100GB for only $50 a month. Editor’s Note: At the time of writing the below widgets show the deal as […]
Deals: Optus is serving up 100GB data a month for only $45
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Telstra responds following Huawei ban

For the past week the tech world has been rocked by the news of Google ceasing business ties with Huawei, leaving the future of the company in question. Aussie telcos have remained silent on the subject, despite continuing to stock the Huawei P30 Pro, among other Huawei devices. Until today. […]
Telstra responds following Huawei ban
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Microsoft quietly removes Huawei laptops from Australian store

The Huawei drama continues as laptops made by the Chinese company silently disappeared from Microsoft’s online stores both globally and in Australia. The removal of the laptops is in compliance with US President Donald Trump’s executive order that prevents U.S. companies from purchasing and supplying equipment to foreign companies that […]
Microsoft quietly removes Huawei laptops from Australian store
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Experts explain the importance of Australia’s latest space discovery

At the CSIRO’s Radio-Quiet Zone, on Wajarri Yamatji country in outback Western Australia, a team of Australian and International researchers just found signals from 13.6 billion year old stars. But what does this discovery mean, exactly? We asked the experts. Professor Alexander Heger is from the School of Physics and […]
Experts explain the importance of Australia’s latest space discovery
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Australian scientists have found signals from the universe’s first stars

At the CSIRO’s Radio-Quiet Zone on Wajarri Yamatji country in outback Western Australia, a team of Australian and International researchers have found signals thousands of times fainter than the background radio noise. These signals are far from common – they come from the formation of stars 13.6 billion years ago. […]
Australian scientists have found signals from the universe’s first stars
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Kids as young as 5 will learn to code in NSW schools from 2019

New South Wales is making coding a part of the set curriculum for students from Kindergarten onwards. The change will begin in 2019, so teachers – it’s time to get prepared. Ben Levi, founder of extra-curricular program Code Camp, agrees with Education Minister Rob Stokes that coding from an early […]
Kids as young as 5 will learn to code in NSW schools from 2019
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VIDEO: This gold iPhone 8 costs $87,000

The iPhone 8 hasn’t even been properly announced yet (that happens Wednesday morning – and we’ll be up live-blogging the whole thing), but there’s already a version available to order featuring 250 grams of 22K gold, that costs the equivalent of $87,129 Australian dollars. I just…yeah nah, hey? The Lux […]
VIDEO: This gold iPhone 8 costs $87,000