Fuel isn’t always renewable and for that which cannot be remade we need sustainable substitutes. One such energy is wind and the Evonik Kite-powered Electric Car joins the league of eco-friendly electric/hybrid cars that join the revolution. In fact, the … .
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An online retailer from Australia ‘Kogan’ has had it with Internet Explorer 7. Anyone who visits the website using IE 7 will be charged an additional 6.8% tax (IE tax) on purchases. Interestingly that figure is derived as 0.1% for … .
A point-to-point microwave wireless transmission link with the highest physical-layer data rate ever achieved, 10 Gigabits per second (Gbit/s) in each direction, has been demonstrated by Australia’s national research agency, CSIRO. The tech will be used to create high speed … .
The newest iPad devices came in with a promise of 4G LTE. I wonder how many users actually invested in the device for its 4G capabilities. However, whatever you may have invested for, it’s always good to get the maximum … .
The Kinect system in itself was impressive and now that its SDK is out, developers and researchers worldwide are thinking of innovative ways to use the motion sensing technology. Some bright minds from the University of Technology in Sydney have … .
iPhone 4S might be seducing tech pundits with Siri, but its Samsung that is ruling the heart of Aussies. Here is a report that shows that Samsung is presently crowning the top position in the mobile market of Australia. Some … .
Whatever happened to all the diplomacy that was building up? There’s an open war now that’s being waged between Apple and Samsung. The whole hype behind the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 being cleared in Australia, despite Apple’s efforts to stall … .
Comic lovers down under can soon showcase love for their favorite super hero. On November 30, VPlates will be offering a range of classic DC Comic Superheroes number plates which will include Superman, Supergirl, Batman, Wonder Woman, The Flash and … .
Being caught driving is one thing. Being caught driving a beer cooler is sort of amusing! We’re pretty sure the cops who cornered this drunken guy, driving around on a motorized beer cooler in Australia had their fair share of … .
Apple and Samsung have sprung into a legal battle again. Besides the overflow of accusations, this one is hurting Australian fans of Samsung for they cannot have their hands on Galaxy Tab 10.1. the sales are going to be suspended … .
I understand the urge of product makers to dish out accessories for i-gadgets but how about a boy selling his kidney for an iPad or a Chinese girl ready to lose her virginity for iPhone? Even the word bizarre is … .
The idea behind this Australian beer ad is that if you expose something to awesome during the manufacturing process, it becomes super awesome. Cheers. [Geeksaresexy]
The geekbench at Apple did a neat job keeping it under wraps, but we nailed it. For those wondering what Apple’s new store plans, here’s the deal: Apple will be launching its Apple 2.0 version soon, with Australia, US and … .
Melbourne’s tram network love Mario so much that on the icons 25th birthday they decided to give the trams a bright red makeover in true Mario style. The tram also invites the general public to share their Mario memories on … .
The Galaxy Tab is headed down under and it is priced on the higher side at AU$999. It will be offered by all carriers starting November. [SMH]
Artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, famous for his interactive art, has harnessed the latest technology from Apple’s iPhone, iPad and iPod touch to create one of his largest projects ever – a 3D, animated, scale model of the sun. Part of Melbourne’s … .
It looks like Facebook will have a police point of presence before the end of the year. Last week, members of the FBI, U.S immigration, Australian Federal Police (AFP) High Tech Crime Centre, the UK’s Child Exploitation and Online Protection … .
Not satisfied with more than 2 million worldwide sales since its release in April this year, Apple’s iPad is now set to change the face of in-flight entertainment. Jetstar, Australian airline Qantas’ budget baby sister, has announced plans for an … .
The armed forces are more into the future than we thought. Well, if that doesn’t sound convincing enough then how about the presence of Segways moving around the streets, disguised as normal people. This was done by Australian based company, … .
As if our elderly aren’t embarrassed enough with uncontrollable bladders and adult diapers, SIMsystems have gone and added a little more insult to injury with a rather ridiculous concept in the form of text sending underwear. Their ‘tech’ infused underpants … .
There’s something that separates die hard game fans from ‘rich’ die hard game fans. The latter can have it their way while the former spend their life dreaming about what could be. The very much loved and adored New Super … .
Foxtel may be having something worth having in your country, especially when they make 3D come to your place before it touches anywhere else. The company has already had dealing with BSkyB in the UK. 3D content from Australia will … .
Here’s something that could really make a gamer proud. The good old Doom 3D has been good enough to inspire an Australian firm to build a surveillance system that’s totally based on it. The design will be used to protect … .
That grueling 45 minute half of the league final makes sure that you’re in tune with every moment of the game. Every single move can mark its place in the history of the game and surely, the beer you’ve doused … .
Now here’s what I can call a typical Australian concept. They really know how to pull of campaigns without much of a fuss in coming up with ideas, nor any moral headaches. As soon as the temperature of the beer … .