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Hurrah! Awards time!

Next Friday the winners of the 2013 Microsoft IT Journalism Awards will be announced, and I’m rather happy to be a finalist in two categories,…

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Target's selling off older 3DS games quite cheap (but you have to know where to look)

Another day, another games bargain. At some point, the sane part of my brain* is going to intervene and complain that I already own enough…

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True Blood Season 6 gets a teaser trailer, but when will Aussies see it?

I’m a bit of a sucker for HBO’s vampire series (see what I did there?), so the teaser trailer for season 6 really gets my…

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Sherpa offers a Spanish twist on Siri for Aussies

I’ve never particularly got on with spoken phone search apps, but I can see the utility for those with particular disabilities, or those driving. The…

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Doctor Who And The Curse Of Illiteracy

I’m not going to do a Who story every day. Honest. But this story is just too cool to ignore. What happens when you find…

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Galaxy S4 vs S3 vs iPhone 5 vs… Psy?

Smartphones get dropped, smashed, bounced and intermittently run over by taxi cabs. That’s a (sad) fact of life, but quite how durable a phone is…

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Have your say (or spray) at Conroy and Turnbull

OurSay, ZDNet, Commander and Alcatel-Lucent are hosting a live communications debate next week, with the top three voted questions being asked of the Communications Minister…

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Doctor Who Regeneration coming soon

Before a few million Matt Smith fans either wail or say “Ah-Hah! Told you so!”, not so much a new Doctor being cast, but instead…

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Smartphones of 2013: Sony Xperia Z

The past couple of months have seen a dizzying array of “hero” smartphones hit the Australian marketplace. They’re all around the same kinds of price…

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FF7 For $7.99? I'll take three!

My own retro gaming sensibilities are well known, so the prospect of picking up FF7 for eight bucks — digitally delivered — is particularly enticing.

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