From smart locks to smart lights, here's the best in smart home tech.
An in-wall dimmer switch, Shade learns your lighting habits and can adjust the brightness and color of your bulbs accordingly.
Typical price: $101.02
CNET's switch hitter Seamus Byrne meets the Acer Aspire Switch 11, a laptop that detaches to become a tablet.
Telstra is rolling out public Wi-Fi in Australia's parks, beaches and city malls as part of a trial for a new network expected to grow to 2 million hotspots. And for a limited time, you can get access for free.
Law requires security software to come enabled by default, but other than that, not much will change for most smartphone users.
The Acer Aspire Switch 11 becomes the big brother to the Switch 10, with a Core-powered option for more serious applications in this budget convertible notebook.
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In March last year, Tokyu Railways spent one night lowering a train track at Shibuya Station to connect it to a subway station.
The Acer Aspire Switch 10 is a budget hybrid that skips the more-common fold-back or button-clasp hinges and instead attaches its screen via a magnetic connection. It shares the same hardware limitations as other small hybrids, but can be easier to use.
Typical price: $599.00
So much for a universal Apple SIM. AT&T and T-Mobile both lock down new iPad SIM cards in their stores. The difference is a T-Mobile iPad purchased at an Apple store will remain open.
Designed for iPhone and iPad users, the new Switch website explains everything from transferring photos and music to setting up email and messaging.
Optus is focusing on regional Australia with its latest network expansion, promising faster mobile data speeds in 200 new locations in the next 6 months.