Aussies love their gadgets. Mobiles phones, MP3 players, notebooks, GPS, if you can carry it, we’ll buy it.
Gadget guru Adam Turner embraces the way of the road warrior, hitting the open highway in search of all things mobile.
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NBN Co rewrites rollout map - will you miss out on fibre?

Adam Turner Construction areas will be kept from the public after rollout details were stripped from NBN Co's website.

Blog

Hands on: Ultra HD TCL 65-inch television

A show attendee looks at Sony's 4K Ultra HD TV at the Sony booth at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013.

Adam Turner Is it worth paying for extra pixels when you can't put them to good use?

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Music

Spotify, JB Hi-Fi NOW best music services: Choice

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Adam Turner Australians are spoiled for choice when it comes to subscription music services but JB Hi-Fi NOW and Spotify are the pick of the bunch, according to Choice.

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Blog

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: LG G2 Android smartphone

LG G2 Android smartphone

Adam Turner Once you get past the unorthodox design, LG's G2 packs quite a punch.

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Blog

Has Microsoft redeemed itself with Windows 8.1?

Windows 8.

Adam Turner Does Windows 8.1 go far enough to win back those alienated by Modern UI on the desktop?

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Review

Hands on: Microsoft Surface 2

Microsoft's Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 tablets.

Adam Turner It's a major overhaul, but can Microsoft's second-gen tablet succeed where the original Surface RT failed?

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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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Blog

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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Blog

Hands on: Kurio 7S kid-friendly Android tablet

Kurio 7S kid-friendly Android tablet.

Adam Turner The idea of a locked-down tablet for kids sounds appealing, but the Kurio 7S might be a little too locked-down for your liking.

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Blog

When is it okay to break Digital Rights Management?

Iron Man

Adam Turner If you've paid for a movie but can't play the digital download, are you prepared to break the rules?

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Blog

Android handsets caught cheating on benchmarks

Samsung Galaxy S4 at Sydney launch event.

Adam Turner Following in the footsteps of graphics cards, Android handset makers have been caught tweaking their devices to boost benchmark results.

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Retro gaming - what's your passion?

Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix.

Adam Turner Why do we single out gamers for their love of the classics?

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Opinion

Apple's iOS 7 - Jony Ive's pastel-infused monstrosity

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's pursuit of style over substance mars what should be a welcome software update.

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Blog

Homeland, Elementary, S.H.I.E.L.D. - watch, record or download?

TV

Adam Turner How will you watch your favourite shows this season?

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Opinion

Is the iPhone 5c Apple's Surface RT flop?

CUPERTINO, CA - SEPTEMBER 10: The new iPhone 5C is displayed during an Apple product announcement at the Apple campus on September 10, 2013 in Cupertino, California. The company launched the new iPhone 5C model that will run iOS 7 is made from hard-coated polycarbonate and comes in various colors and the iPhone 5S that features fingerprint recognition security.   Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP

Adam Turner Does Apple finally have an iDud on its hands?

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Blog

Akihabara: a beginner's guide to the ultimate geek pilgrimage

More than Tokyo's electronics sector, Akihabara is the spiritual home of Japan's Otaku culture of manga and anime as well as a haven for retro gamers.

Adam Turner Tokyo's famed electronics sector isn't quite the exotic gadgets bazaar it once was, but it's a haven for lovers of manga, anime and retro gaming.

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Games

Hands on: Sony PlayStation 4

Hands on with PlayRoom on Sony's PlayStation 4 at Tokyo Game Show.

Adam Turner Launch-day PS4 titles Knack and PlayRoom offer an interesting glimpse into the potential of Sony's new gaming console.

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Blog

Polyphony flags Mount Panorama Gran Turismo 6 announcement

Gran Turismo 6.

Adam Turner Polyphony Digital president Kazunori Yamauchi still won't confirm the inclusion of Australia's most famous race car track in the next Gran Turismo release, but has signalled an announcement around...

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Blog

Can the internet take the adventure out of travel?

TOKYO

Adam Turner When you're a stranger in a strange land, do you like to wing it or plan ahead?

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