Prince Philip Knighthood Backlash continues for Australian PM Australian PM Tony Abbott is facing a backlash for awarding an Australian Knighthood to the Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip on Australia Day. Many Cabinet members are not happy with Abbott's decision to award UK's Prince Philip with Australia's highest honor.
Jan 27 2015, 3:43am CST
Billy Idol is Going to Australia The famous artist Billy Idol is all set for his tour to Australia next year which will consist of several concerts.
Oct 15 2014, 11:22am CDT
Snake eating croc shocks eyewitnesses in Australia Reptile against reptile. A python and crocodile fought for hours in a lake at Queensland, Australia. Eyewitnesses were able to photograph the 10-foot snake swallowing the smaller crocodile.
Mar 3 2014, 9:04pm CST
Wearable Tech Already Deployed In Australia... On Bees At last week’s International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, wearable technology was supposedly the hottest new thing. A wide array of companies introduced headsets, activity monitors and smartwatches to compete...
Jan 16 2014, 5:36pm CST
iPad Air Explodes in Vodafone Store An iPad Air caught fire after exploding in an Australian Vodafone store. Nobody was injured and the mobile phone shop was immediately evacuated after the explosion. This is the first time an Apple tablet has self-destructed. Similar incidents with mobile devices by Apple have occurred before.
Nov 11 2013, 7:24am CST
Google Drops Nexus 4 Price by $100 for US, UK, Canada, Germany and More Google has now lowered the price of both Nexus 4 models by $100. US, Canada, Germany, Spain, Korea, Australia, and UK users can get Nexus 4 for 25% off or more. 8GB Nexus 4 model is now available at $199 (£159) and 16GB at $249 (£199).
Aug 28 2013, 1:35am CDT
New iPad 3 Wi-Fi 4G gets Teardown Treatment iFixit flew to Australia to get their hands on a new retail iPad as early as possible. They did not buy it use it, but to dissect it. Meet the insides of the new iPad Wi-Fi 4G.
Mar 15 2012, 2:58pm CDT
Asus Shows Off New Designo LCDs Down Under Asus has unveiled a new PC displays in Australia called the Designo Series LED backlit monitors. The new monitors are eco friendly with slim 16.5mm profiles and screen sizes that range from 21.5" to 23.6". The displays...
Mar 30 2010, 5:41am CDT
Apple Black Friday Sale Already Launched In Australia The Apple Black Friday Sale is underway down under. I am not sure if Australians are familiar with Black Friday, but it does not matter as Apple calls it special one-day Apple Shopping Event in Australia (Via MacRumors...
Nov 26 2009, 4:00pm CST
Acer Aspire Timeline 1820PT Hits Australia There isn't a self-respecting gadget nerd alive who doesn't want a multitouch tablet notebook or netbook. The new UI possibilities that multitouch brings to the table are dizzying, and reason enough to want a tablet as...
Nov 16 2009, 11:42am CST
Xbox 360 Price-cut official in Australia We reported yesterday about a new rumor that Microsoft will cut prices of the Xbox 360 in the United States by $50 in the wake of the E3 Summit in July. After Europe, which has seen a Xbox 360 price-cut in March,...
Jul 2 2008, 1:00am CDT
Apple announces TV Shows for iTunes Store in Australia Apple today announced that television programming from Australia’s top networks including the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Seven Network and Nine Network, along with US-produced programs from The Walt Disney...
Jun 25 2008, 12:00am CDT
First Apple Store in Australia opens Tomorrow Apple announces the opening of the first Apple Store in Australia. Apple’s first retail store in Australia will open on George Street in Sydney on Thursday, 19 June at 5:00 p.m.
Located in the heart of the city’s...
Jun 18 2008, 1:55pm CDT
Japanese Supersonic Passenger Plane I remember hearing about a Japanese Concorde years ago. This week news appeared that they Japanese supersonic
passenger plane development is still going on.
The Japanese Space Agency JAXA is planning a test in...
Aug 26 2005, 12:39am EST
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