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Known for its low-priced, no-frills smartphones, Australian retailer Kogan last week released its first "high-end" phone, a machine that shares many bullet points with market-leading Android handsets but is sold at roughly a third of the price.

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A phone doesn't have to cost you a whole paycheck, even a good one. Affordable, fully-featured smartphones are popping into the market more and more often, putting previously premium features into lower and lower price ranges.

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Ah, Twitter. It's a place where people come together, share news, promote their hip-hop debut, spam you with porn, have intense debates about complex topics in only 140 characters.

Today Ruslan Kogan (of online retail store Kogan fame, who recently bought out Dick Smith) revealed something a little interesting in competitor Harvey Norman's stores — one of his own branded televisions. To Twitter!

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The company that provided extended warranties for Dick Smith from 2008 up until the retailer's closure in February has confirmed it will continue to honour valid claims across Australia and New Zealand.

The Warranty Group has stated this includes claims sold before and after the chain went into receivership.

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Gizmodo has spoken with online retailer Ruslan Kogan today about his company's purchase of Dick Smith's online retail business.

Kogan will "continue the legacy" of the Dick Smith brand and run the Dick Smith businesses as an online-only consumer electronics retailer in Australia and New Zealand.

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Online electronc retailer Kogan has been fined $32,400 by the ACCC. As part of a 2015 Father's Day promotion, the retailer offered 20 per cent off a range of computer monitors. The problem was, the prices had been bumped up prior to the sale — leaving customers with a discount of only 9 per cent.

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When Kogan launched a gaming laptop earlier in the year, first impressions ... weren't great. The $1000 figure isn't too bad when you compare it to the rest of the market, but the specifications didn't exactly set hearts alight.We'll have a full review later in the week, but for now I wanted to provide you all with the meat and potatoes for any gaming laptop: the benchmarks.

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What would happen if a successful online retailer took all of its lessons and applied it to face-to-face retail? Kogan made a little video exploring how that might go — with the punchline being it actually is opening up a brick and mortar store, in the company's home town of Melbourne.

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This morning, Kogan lifted the lid on its latest laptop line, centred around what it calls "flagship gaming and performance". Sure, it's a laptop that can play a game or two — as long as that game isn't an especially graphically demanding one.

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Everybody's favourite discount online gadget retailer, Kogan, is branching out into travel with a bunch of heavily (and not-so-heavily) discounted package vouchers, available only online. If you want a cheap package deal with flights and accommodation, there are a few good deals on offer.