Why Reuse is an important part of the circular economy

Shared from news.com.au Big win that could see mobile phone customers make significant savings Consumers could soon see themselves making significant savings by being able to repair faulty items such as smartphones at a much more competitive cost. Sophie Elsworth News Corp Australia Network Exclusive: Consumers could soon see themselves making significant savings by being able to repair faulty items such as smartphones at a much…

When Is It The Right Time to Upgrade Your Phone?

It may be time to upgrade your phone when:-   You can no longer download the latest operating system software. Phone manufacturers such as Apple and Samsung release new software on a regular basis. Newer phones will be able to upgrade and update to the latest software whereas, older phones will stop receiving the latest updates. For example, an Apple iPhone that is older than…

Get Ready To Upgrade to Apple’s Latest iPhone 12 5G

The moment we have all been waiting for is finally here. If you missed Apple’s “Hi, Speed” event unveiling the new iPhone 12 models and the Apple HomePod Mini, this post will let you in on the main takeaways of the event. The all new “flat frame” stainless steel, thinner and lighter design takes inspiration from the iPhone 4 and current iPad Pro models. The…

The New iPhone 12 Line – October 13, 2020

It has finally been confirmed - Apple's exciting virtual October 13th event will be showcasing the new iPhone line launch. It is mentioned that some of the main features could be the faster processing chips, 5G wireless technology, and a new design for the different models. Sherr and Tibken in their article about the release https://www.cnet.com/news/iphone-12-coming-october-13-apple-finally-date-event-announcement/, also hint the new iPhone range will most likely include…

Vodafone and TPG announce merger plans

Vodafone and TPG announce merger plans
Vodafone Hutchison Australia (VHA) and TPG Telecom have confirmed they have agreed to a merger that will see the two firms join forces as almost equal partners.The newly-formed company will be named TPG Telecom Limited and be valued at around $15 billion. It will be responsible for approximately one-fifth of Australia's mobile phone market, with a total of 6.4 million subscribers, as well as 22…

Oppo announces Australian availability for Find X

Oppo announces Australian availability for Find X
Chinese smartphone manufacturer Oppo has confirmed it is bringing its flagship Find X smartphone to Australia, with the premium device now available in stores.The Find X is on sale exclusively through JB Hi-Fi and will cost $1,099. For this, buyers will get 128GB of storage space, 8GB of RAM and a Snapdragon 845 processor.However, the biggest attraction for many users is likely to  be its…

Motorola unveils new P30 – or is it an iPhone?

Motorola unveils new P30 – or is it an iPhone?
Motorola has officially launched its latest mid-range Android device, the P30, in China, with the device set to offer features including a 6.2-inch almost bezel-less screen, a Snapdragon 636 processor and up to 128 GB of storage space.However, what's catching many reviewers' eyes is not what's underneath the surface of the P30, but what it looks like on the outside. Indeed, many commentators have observed…

Aussies ‘won’t compromise’ on phone security

Aussies ‘won’t compromise’ on phone security
People in Australia are prioritising security ahead of convenience when it comes to selecting and using mobile apps, a new study has found.The Curve of Convenience Report from F5 Networks polled people across Australia and Asia and revealed that more than two-thirds of Australians (69 per cent) will stop using an app if it is found to have security holes, while 63 per cent will…