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Hands On With Lenovo's Dual Screen 'Magic View' Smartwatch

During Tech World 2015, Lenovo showed off a new concept smartwatch dubbed the Magic View that boasts a second LCD display. This allows the user to view magnified images by holding it up to their eye like a futuristic nickelodeon. We checked out a prototype of this intriguing new device on the Tech World showroom floor. Read on for our early verdict.


A Special Text Message Can Crash Any iPhone It's Sent To

A newly discovered bug seems to cause Messages on iOS to crash when a specific string of text is received — and if it happens while the phone is locked, it also seems to reboot the iPhone too.


The Best GPU Upgrades For Every Budget

Under The Hood: Getting the best performance for your GPU dollar can be a tricky proposition. From high end to more affordable models, we have put together a list of the best upgrades.


The Uber Queensland Papers: Ride-Sharing Service Airs Dirty Laundry

Uber is in the fight of its life in Queensland. The service is booming, but the boot of the regulator looms large as the State Premier vows to crack down on ride sharing. Uber’s latest salvo is a 44-page policy document that has been splashed around the State’s Parliament. It’s the case for Uber Queensland, it’s not great news for taxi operators.

The Price Is Right: Laptop Buying Season Is Upon Us

In the market for a new laptop? You’re in luck: we’re coming into one of the best times to buy right now. Here’s why.


LG's 2015 TVs: Everything You Need To Know

Thinking of picking up a new telly? We’ve got all the pricing, release dates, specs and features of LG’s entire 2015 TV line-up all in one place.


The Queensland Premier Has Beef With Uber

Are you using Uber in Queensland? Enjoy that while it lasts: Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk may soon “act” against the service over safety concerns.


Coming Soon: Sci-Fi Movie And TV News

Welcome to Gizmodo’s new regular Monday run down of what’s coming soon in the world of science fiction entertainment. This week: Supergirl leaks online, the awesome new Mad Max: Fury Road comic arrives and we’ve got a trailer for an upcoming flick featuring zombie Nazis riding flying sharks…


I Lost All This Stuff In Vietnam: An Ode To Backups

Last month while riding a $450 motorcycle through Vietnam, I lost my backpack. It contained my camera, computer, and two hard drives containing seven months of RAW photos and videos. This is what I learned from the ordeal.


Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4: Australian Review

I’m not too proud to admit that the Lamborghini Aventador is the most frightening car I’ve ever driven. I’m profoundly scared of it, but not because of its speed, its ferocious engine or the brakes that pull the eyes out of your head when you stop. It’s something else.