The UK leads Europe superfast broadband, according to new figures, but experts argue not enough of us know about our speedy options.
A mobile analytics firm pegs iOS 8's adoption rate at 44.5 percent since launch 20 days ago. By contrast, iOS 7 had reached nearly 70 percent adoption over the same period last fall.
The move, made because of market demand, "isn't necessarily reflective of conditions in other markets," Samsung said. The company's US presence is unaffected by the move.
Apple says it hit a record in the first day of sales. However, it confirms demand outstripped initial preorder supplies, so some customers will receive their new iPhones as late as October.
Advance orders began online at 12 a.m. PT on Friday, but the online Apple Store still wasn't back up two hours later. And some other preorder sites had hiccups, including Sprint and T-Mobile.
The movie streaming service from Foxtel will drop its fees to AU$9.99 per month from August 17.
The growth of the app development industry in Australia is vastly outperforming both the US and the UK.
Since the military dictatorship ended three years ago, smartphones and more have been gaining momentum in Myanmar. But it's still very early days.
One of Telstra's mobile competitors has accused the telco of misusing its market power and providing "sub standard services" in regional Australia.
A new mobile app developed in Australia is changing the way revellers set up a tab in their local bar, letting them "leave like a rockstar" without having to worry about their credit card.