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Grey market products: not always cheaper

We compare some prices for popular products from the grey market and local retailers to work out if there are still significant savings from buying imported electronics.

By 19 December 2013


JB Hi-Fi now operating on the grey market

About three weeks ago, JB Hi-Fi started openly selling parallel import games in-store.

By 21 May 2012


Grey market matters

The Aussie retail landscape is changing, with JB Hi-Fi going grey and Harvey Norman dipping its toes into online. Plus we investigate the active versus passive 3D battle.

By 24 November 2011


Sony says China's censorship laws are stifling PS4 sales

The Japanese electronics giant launched the PS4 in China in March, but the strict censorship laws in the People's Republic are proving to be difficult to navigate, a company exec admits.

By 18 September 2015


Does Netflix really have one million Aussie subscribers?

Netflix has crossed into two comma territory, according to a Roy Morgan survey. But other streaming video subscription services are eager to challenge some of the data.

By 24 June 2015


Australian Netflix use has tripled in the past 12 months

Australians are increasingly using Netflix, despite the geoblocking, according to financial app Pocketbook. But strangely enough, Foxtel doesn't need to worry...

By 11 July 2014


Apple reportedly cutting iPhone 5C production in half

A new report claims Apple is scaling back production, citing weaker demand for the company's less-expensive iPhone.

By 11 October 2013


IT pricing inquiry verdict: Australia is consistently ripped off

The IT pricing inquiry has found that "the price differences for IT products cannot be explained by the cost of doing business in Australia" and recommends the removal of geo-blocking restrictions.

By 29 July 2013


Windows Phone handsets outselling iPhone in 7 countries

Microsoft's mobile OS is big in some small European countries, according to a market research company.

By 1 April 2013


Canon issues notice on 650D grip issue in Australia

Canon Australia has issued a notice for certain EOS 650D SLR cameras, stating that grips on some models may turn white.

By 3 August 2012