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Apple’s new iPad comes with a catch

Apple’s Greg Joswiak speaks about the iPad Pro including the new screen refresh rate that will improve scrolling and gaming. Picture: AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez. IT is bigger, faster, better and easier to use. But the real reason you will eventually want to buy Apple’s newest iPad hasn’t happened yet. …

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Big problem with Apple, Microsoft tablets

An Apple WWDC attendee inspects the new iPad Pro. Picture: Getty Images/AFP SOME of the world’s biggest technology companies are facing an unusual and costly problem: their products are proving too good to replace. Sales of traditional tablet computers are falling in Australia and are tipped to drop further, even …

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Big problem with Apple, Microsoft tablets

An Apple WWDC attendee inspects the new iPad Pro. Picture: Getty Images/AFP SOME of the world’s biggest technology companies are facing an unusual and costly problem: their products are proving too good to replace. Sales of traditional tablet computers are falling in Australia and are tipped to drop further, even …

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Five computers you should invest in

Microsoft’s Surface Studio computer features a large touchscreen and a body similar to an Apple iMac. COMPUTERS now arrive in many different forms. Do you need a touchscreen? A 4K display? Something that doubles as a tablet? Whether you need a desktop beast or something that allows you to put …

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Apple debuts interesting new emoji range

Apple has shown off a range of new emojies coming to its devices. APPLE has marked world emoji day (yep, that’s apparently a thing) with beards, breastfeeding and mythical creatures. The tech giant has previewed a range of new emojis coming to Apple devices later this year adding images including …

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Tragic final text from teen killed in bath

Madison Coe was killed while using her phone in the bath. Picture: Facebook POLICE have revealed the harrowing final text of a Texas teenager who died last week while using her smartphone in the bathtub. The message by 14-year-old Madison Coe included a picture of what just minutes later would …

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Little known iPhone texting hack revealed

There’s a good chance you missed it but this iPhone keyboard hack is very satisfying. Picture: Kiichiro Sato WHEN typing on your iPhone, do you ever get annoyed when you make a mistake and you can’t quite get the cursor where you want by tapping the screen with your finger? …

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Google’s big flop is getting resurrected

Google Glass is being repurposed for the workplace. JUST when you thought you were safe to go outside again, “glassholes” are back. Google announced that it is updating the much-maligned product with a new version, known as Google Glass Enterprise Edition. In a blog post discussing the new version, Jay …

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iPhone 8 could cost as much as MacBook

The iPhone 7 was just released but now Apple have already moved on to ideas for the iPhone 8. Rumoured to feature a curved screen Expert claims there will be three different models of iPhone, with one premium model. Picture: ConceptsiPhone OWNING a smartphone is like having a tiny computer …

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Apple solves biggest flaw with AirPods

Find out why Rod Chester loves Apple’s new AirPods so much. Apple has finally come up with a way to avoid losing the tiny AirPods. Picture: Josh Edelson FROM the moment Apple unveiled the tiny AirPods, the biggest concern was how could you avoid losing the very tiny, and very …

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