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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge delayed in Australia

Samsung has pushed back the on-sale date of both phones until November, although pre-orders still start on October 15.


ACCC cracks down on taxi company for blocking goCatch

The ACCC has promised greater scrutiny of the taxi industry after one company allegedly blocked drivers from accepting bookings via mobile phone and booking app goCatch.


Girt by CNET: The Australian CNET podcast, episode 2

This week the Girters take aim at Samsung's Noteworthy delays, look at the ACCC ruling about the GoCatch app and roadtest Telstra's 700MHz -- and of course discuss the new iPad range.


Thinnest (and lightest) large tablets

How thin can tablets get? CNET looks at the thinnest large tablets.


Lensbaby mobile lens more fun than a barrel of filters

Sure, it essentially has only a couple of tricks, but it's relatively inexpensive and low-commitment.

4 stars Excellent

Radical ride: XCAR goes racing for the very first time

Every journey starts with a first step, watch XCAR take theirs as Nick Wilkinson lines up on the starting grid for his first ever race in the Radical SR1 Cup. Will his video game training be enough? Can he take the checkered flag despite limited track experience?


Google is 'on the right side of history,' says Eric Schmidt

The Big G's executive chairman has responded to recent controversy over privacy and taxation.


Apple updates iTunes with key changes

Released with Mac OS X Yosemite, iTunes 12 gets some small interface changes that make your music, movies, and other content easier to navigate.


Massive 'Batman v Superman' desert set spied from the air

Warner Bros. is trying to keep "Batman v Superman" secretive, but that didn't stop a New Mexico TV station from catching aerial views of an intriguing set under construction.


Android Lollipop 5.0 is here, bringing a new design, notifications and more

Android grows up with a mature design and sophisticated features.


Get started with Handoff in OS X 10.10 Yosemite

Using an iOS device and a Mac, you can now share content between the two easier than ever.


Nikon D750: A pricey full-frame dSLR with crowd-pleasing potential

For the D750, Nikon blends the old D610 and the new D810, for a camera that's likely better than one and lots cheaper than the other.


Help name the first comet landing site in history

Next month, a lander named Philae will detach from the European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft and attach itself to a comet for a ride around the sun. What the landing spot is called is up to us.

by's Puls smartband lets you leave your phone at home

The Puls smartband bundles built-in ceullar connectivity with a fashion-concious design.


Note 4 stylus: Did you know you could do this?

In addition to multitasking, another bundle of helpful enhancements makes writing and navigating on this year's Note the most natural and helpful yet.


A very good router, but not Linksys' best

Linksys announced its first quad-stream Wi-Fi router, the Linksys AC2400 Dual Band Wi-Fi (model E8350), which sports the most powerful processor on the market. But does that translate into top-notch Wi-Fi performance?

3.5 stars Very good

3D-printed prosthetic Iron Man hand not grown, built

A child-sized 3D-printed prosthetic hand packs in LEDs for a light-up thruster, Bluetooth, an Arduino and options for a whole bunch of cool Iron Man tech.


LG G3 S pairs flagship stylings with low-end specs

The LG G3 S has a near-identical look to its flagship big brother, but has a smaller screen and runs on low-end tech.


​When and where to buy the iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3

Everything you need to know about buying Apple's new iPads.

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