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The Microsoft Band Is A $200 Heart-Monitoring Wristable Supreme

Yes, we just got done telling you all about some Microsoft Band rumours, but don’t bother with those: The Microsoft Band is officially official. The 10-sensor fitness tracker, which should last two days on a charge, will go on sale tomorrow for $US200.


Oppo R5: Hands On With The World's Thinnest Smartphone

Compared to a few years ago, all smartphones are pretty damn thin. And the thickness of a smartphone’s chassis is only one of its defining characteristics. But that doesn’t stop the Oppo R5, measuring in at a razor-thin 4.85mm thick, from being a fascinating and alluring piece of technology. (And it’s interesting for more than just its looks, too.)


This New Clip From Avengers: Age Of Ultron Is So Awesome

One of the best parts of The Avengers was when heroes like Captain America, Thor and Iron Man all faced off against each other. Because all of The Avengers are now friends in the Age Of Ultron sequel, they had to find another way to face off: by seeing who could lift Thor’s hammer at a superhero party!


NASA'S Antares Rocket Just Exploded On Lift-Off (Video)

Holy crap. NASA’s latest (unmanned) space craft just exploded in a massive fireball moments after launch.


Interstellar: Australian Review

Interstellar broke my brain, and I almost guarantee it will blow your mind. I saw it 12 hours ago, and my mind is still chewing the fat that is this movie’s meaty plot. Go and see it as soon as you can. Until then, read this (spoiler-free) review about just how goddamn good it is.


The Government Is Finally Making You Pay More For Fuel

Ready to pay more for fuel? Ready or not, the Government is coming after your car juice in the next fortnight thanks to a loophole that allows it to collect more revenue without subjecting the plan to Senate scrutiny.


The New iPad And iPad Mini Displays: One Step Forward, One Full Stop

A key element for a great tablet has always been a truly innovative and top performing display, and the best leading edge tablets have always flaunted their beautiful high tech displays. So how do the new iPads stack up?


How Corporate Greed Is Trying To Kill Apple Pay

When Apple Pay launched last week, it was a huge step towards the pay-with-your-phone future that’s been in the works for years. But a few big retailers want to blow the whole thing up and replace it with something shittier, because they don’t care about you at all.


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