Gadgets On The Go on Mac


Hands on: Panasonic streaming Blu-ray recorder

Adam Turner Streaming live television and recordings around your home puts Panasonic's Blu-ray recorder one step ahead of most off-the-shelf digital TV gear.


Hands on: Foxtel Presto streaming movies

Foxtel's Presto movie service running on an Apple iPad.

Adam Turner It's a slick first effort, but Presto must come to lounge room devices if it's to be a serious contender.

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Foxtel unveils Presto subscription movie service

Iron Man

Adam Turner Will you pay $19.99 p/m for an all-you-can-eat back catalogue of Hollywood movies?

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Apple gives away Mavericks, iWork and iLife for free

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 10: People walk under an iOS7 sign at the 2013 Apple WWDC at the Moscone Center on June 10, 2013 in San Francisco, California. Apple introduced a new mobile operatng system iOS 7, hardware upgrades and a new operating system OS X Mavericks during the keynote qaddress. The annual developer conference runs through June 14.   Kim White/Getty Images/AFP

Adam Turner Apple is pushing users further towards cloud computing with free software.

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Hands on: Leap Motion gesture controller

Adam Turner Waving your hands at your computer feels futuristic but it isn't always practical.

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Keeping kids safe online - what's your plan?

School kids

Adam Turner Do you lock-down gadgets to make them kid-friendly?

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Iron Man 3 launches Disney's Digital Copy Plus in Australia

Iron Man

Adam Turner Rather than back UltraViolet, Disney has gone its own way with Digital Copy Plus downloads for DVD and Blu-ray movies.

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Hands on: EzyFlix online movies

New Australian movie service launches today.

Adam Turner With movies to rent or own, EzyFlix launches today to challenge the status quo in Australia's growing online video market.

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Plex - the one media server to rule them all?


Adam Turner If you want to watch everything, everywhere, is it worth messing around with anything other than Plex?

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Foxtel Play - internet viewers still second-class citizens

Swans Collingwood

Adam Turner Foxtel's patchwork approach to internet TV is finally coming together, but it's important to read the fine print.

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UltraViolet - the future of digital content or another DRM dud?

The Hobbit

Adam Turner Can Hollywood's UltraViolet finally strike a balance between our rights and responsibilities?

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Migrating to a new Mac without losing all your settings


Adam Turner Copying across hidden folders and preference files takes much of the pain out of upgrading to a new Mac.

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Is Apple's MacBook Pro on death row?


Adam Turner Denied a Haswell update, will the MacBook Pro be the next victim of Apple's war on the optical drive?

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Hands on: Belkin Thunderbolt Express Dock

Belkin Thunderbolt Express Dock.

Adam Turner If you're frustrated by your MacBook's lack of connectors, Belkin's Thunderbolt dock offers one with the lot.

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Blended households - do you mix your tech?

Smartphone battle

Adam Turner Do your gadgets play nicely together?

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Foxtel without a contract - the way of the future?


Adam Turner Foxtel Play brings IPTV to multiple devices without locking you into a contract.

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Google's Chromebook Pixel - an oxymoron priced to fail?

A Chromebook Pixel.

Adam Turner Does a stripped-down computer need a budget price tag?

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Are you ready to rent Microsoft Office rather than buy it?

Microsoft CEO sees new era with Windows 8 (Thumbnail)

Adam Turner With the launch of Office 365 Home Premium, Microsoft is offering month-by-month subscriptions for home users.

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Apple's subscription music - have we given up waiting?


Adam Turner Do we still want all-you-can-eat music from Apple or have we made other plans?

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School assignments go high-tech

Lego Star Wars X-wing fighter.

Adam Turner How much do you help your kids with their school projects?

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