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Why Isn't Telstra Unmetering Our Favourite Streaming Services?

At the launch of Netflix in Australia, a handful of ISPs made the decision to go unmetered on streaming. A few months later and Australia’s largest telco, Telstra, still counts all your streaming data towards your cap. Why is that?


A Sexy, Futuristic Climbing Centre Is About To Open In Sydney

Climbing centres tend to be a sweaty, dirty chalk-filled affair, housed by a strange combination of children and lean, shirtless men. 9 Degrees, a brand new bouldering gym in Sydney, will no doubt transform into that in years to come. But for now? It’s brand-new. It’s clean, sexy and futuristic as hell.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Butterfliestry on Android, Sago Mini Forest Flyer on iOS and 1Shot Camera on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


How Much Does It Cost To Charge A Tesla Model S?

Surely owning an all-electric Tesla Model S is cheaper than powering your car on expensive liquefied dinosaurs, right? Just how much will it cost you to charge a Tesla in your garage every night?


So Who Won A Double Pass To See Self/less?

A couple of weeks ago, to celebrate the cinema release of Self/less, we asked you to tell us what you’d do with a second chance at life — if you could start over, in a healthy young body with the world at your fingertips. So who won?


Don't Like The Windows 10 Start Menu? Go Back Where You Came From

…With a start menu replacement from Stardock, that is, mimicking the good old Start menu you remember and love from Windows 7. The guys behind Start8 — the invaluable tool that fixed the chaotic mess that was the Windows 8 Start screen, and its almost-universally-reviled Modern interface — have a new tool that does exactly the same thing for Windows 10.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Castle Doombad on Android, Worms 3 on iOS and Reminder App on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Queensland And New South Wales Just Copped An Earthquake

Earthquakes aren’t really a thing in Australia. If they ever happen, they’re usually tiny. One shook residents on the border of Queensland and New South Wales this morning, however, with reports of a 5.2 magnitude quake measured off the coast.


How Was Your Windows 10 Upgrade?

Just in case you missed it, today is Windows 10 upgrade day. The availability of the upgrade was pushed out in waves, depending on when you installed it. So who managed to snag the update already and what do you think?


Check Your Windows 10 Motherboard Compatibility Before Upgrading

Getting on the Windows 10 bandwagon today? To make sure it all goes smoothly, it’s worth checking if your motherboard is ready to rock and roll. Both Gigabyte and ASUS have web pages dedicated to checking if your PC is Windows 10 ready.


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