Optus MD Sledges Telstra, Calls Price Hike ‘Tone Deaf’

Optus MD Sledges Telstra, Calls Price Hike ‘Tone Deaf’

Optus managing director, Matt Williams, has gone after Telstra, calling its recent mobile pricing changes “tone deaf” and “surprising”. This article was originally published on July 24. Williams made these comments to News Corp on Friday. This was part of a announcement that sees Optus place a price freeze on…

The Trump Administration Doesn’t Understand Memes

The Trump Administration Doesn’t Understand Memes

During a press conference Friday, White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany decried the supposed cancelling of Nickelodeon’s popular kids show PAW Patrol and, in doing so, proved why outrage over so-called cancel culture is usually nothing more than deflective bullshit.

Leaked Images Appear Showing an Updated Oculus Quest

Leaked Images Appear Showing an Updated Oculus Quest

About a month ago, Oculus announced that it was slimming down its VR headset portfolio by dropping support for the Oculus Go in order to focus more on Oculus Quest and Oculus Rift S. But now, new photos have emerged depicting a revamped Oculus Quest with potentially a new set…

These New Apple ARM Benchmarks Might Not Be What People Think They Are

These New Apple ARM Benchmarks Might Not Be What People Think They Are

New leaked benchmarks that supposedly show Apple’s developer transition kit running Geekbench 5 Pro natively on the Mac mini are starting to make the rounds — meaning unlike the benchmarks that had leaked previously, which showed Geekbench 5 running virtually via Rosetta 2 on the transition kit, someone has supposedly…

The Living Ghost Dogs That Haunt the Amazon

The Living Ghost Dogs That Haunt the Amazon

Deep in the Amazon rainforest, there are mysterious canines with short ears, pointy noses, and bushy tails that roam the undergrowth. The creatures, which are one of the least studied variety of dogs on the planet, are rarely seen even by scientists who have spent years studying the region.

Aussie Broadband Just Booted the 35TB Bandit

Aussie Broadband Just Booted the 35TB Bandit

This week Aussie Broadband’s managing director Phil Britt revealed one user chugged 34TB in a month. Britt said the culprit would soon be hearing from the telco regarding its fair use policy. It’s made good on its promise too, because the bandit’s connection was just cancelled. Actually, it was 35TB…

10 Good Boy Monsters From TV and Movies

10 Good Boy Monsters From TV and Movies

You don’t have to be a monsters, undead creatures, and otherworldly forces have some of the biggest hearts out there ” along with the most rub-able tummies.

His Dark Materials’ First Season 2 Trailer Heads to a Whole New World

His Dark Materials’ First Season 2 Trailer Heads to a Whole New World

Two children from opposite ends of reality are about to collide, and all the worlds will change with them. The first trailer has arrived for season two of BBC and HBO’s Will Parry (Amir Wilson) joining forces while stranded in a strange new world. But it looks like their story…

SpaceX Satellites Ruin Perfectly Good View of Comet NEOWISE

SpaceX Satellites Ruin Perfectly Good View of Comet NEOWISE

Nowhere is safe from light pollution, not even space. On Wednesday, astrophotographer Daniel López Comet NEOWISE the day before at Teide National Park on the Canary Islands. However, SpaceX’s Starlink satellites ruined the image, painting streaks across the otherwise largely pristine sky.

iOS 14 Beta Hints Smaller iPhones Are Back on the Menu

iOS 14 Beta Hints Smaller iPhones Are Back on the Menu

Good news for people who hate big phones: Yesterday, Apple released the third developer beta of iOS 14, and hidden in the code of the Display Zoom feature is a hint that the iPhone 12 lineup will include a 5.4-inch iPhone.

Lego’s New Playable Grand Piano Set Is One Expensive Tchotchke

Lego’s New Playable Grand Piano Set Is One Expensive Tchotchke

Lego continues its big push towards positioning its sets as the perfect way for adults to pass the time during the ongoing coronabirus pandemic. But like its other recent releases targeted at adult fans of the building toy, Lego’s new playable Grand Piano comes with a steep price tag that’s…

Your Guide to NASA’s Life-Hunting Mars Rover, Perseverance

Your Guide to NASA’s Life-Hunting Mars Rover, Perseverance

NASA is set to launch its next rover to Mars on July 31, in what is certain to be an exciting new phase in humanity’s exploration of the Red Planet. Here’s what you’ll want to know about the Perseverance rover and why it’s our best bet yet for finding evidence…