AppleCare Now Covers Worn-Out Batteries

Built-in batteries mean a built-in expiry date for gadgets: lithium-ion batteries slowly lose their ability to hold charge over time, eventually dying an ignominious death, and rendering your expensive gizmo useless — unless, that is, you’ve got AppleCare.


How Computers Can Detect The Complexity Of Human Thought In Paintings

There are plenty of ways that experts identify forged artworks — from paint analysis to isotopes left over from nuclear bombs — but each is flawed in its own way. And now a pair of Serbian computer scientists say they have figured out a simpler way.


Would You Buy This Retro ThinkPad Stuffed With Modern Tech?

What goes around comes around, especially when it comes to design aesthetics. Now Lenovo design VP David Hill gas dreamed up a new concept: an old-school ThinkPad stuffed with ultra-modern guts. Would you buy one?


Man, The New Windows 10 Background Is Annoying

We’re just a month away from the release of Windows 10, and to celebrate this momentous occasion for desktop software, Microsoft has released a video showing the ‘hero image’ that will grace your desktop backgrounds for years to come. I kind of hate it already.


How To Disable Notifications By App Or Time In Windows 8.1

We’re a month away from Windows 10, but while you wait for Microsoft’s newest OS to come down the pipe there are still plenty of tricks to learn for Windows 8.1 (and they will stand you in good stead once the next version does appear). Here’s how to take more control over system notifications.


Lenovo's Ideacenter Stick 300 Is A Windows PC On A Stick For $US140

The computer-on-a-stick is not a new — nor always terribly successful — idea. But that hasn’t stopped Lenovo, which has announced its own stab at the concept: the Ideacenter Stick 300.


AMD's New Radeon R9 Fury X Graphics Card Is Out Today In Australia

If you were waiting for AMD’s new graphics cards to hit store shelves before making a decision between Big Red and Big Green, you don’t have to wait any more. AMD’s (current) top of the line GPU is on sale today in Australia, and it’s (very slightly) cheaper than its competition.


The Five Thinnest 2 In 1 Laptops Available In Australia Right Now

When it comes to 2 in 1s, thin is in. A laptop or tablet with a slimmer form makes it easier to hold, and generally means a lighter device. But what your top choices if you want to upgrade today?


These Are The 2-In-1 Laptops With The Best Battery Life

For anyone always on the go, having a 2-in-1 laptop/tablets that can get you through a full day of work is critical. But which 2-in-1 will give you the most time away from a power point?


Microsoft Can't Decide If It's Giving Away Windows 10 For Free

In an announcement on Friday, Microsoft dropped the unusually generous news that it is giving away free copies of Windows 10 to anyone who participates in the beta Insider Program for Redmond’s latest OS. Sound a little too good to be true? You bet.


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