Oppo R11s launches in Australia

Oppo R11s launches in Australia
One of the main issues for most people who'd like to purchase an iPhone is the cost. With the iPhone X coming with the hefty price tag of $1,829, a large number of Apple-loving Aussies will have had to go without. However, there are still options out there, such as the brand new Oppo R11s.You might be wondering what a relatively small Chinese brand has…

Leak highlights three new Apple phones

Leak highlights three new Apple phones
Fans of Apple products might already be familiar with Ming-Chi Kuo. The analyst for KGI Securities has long been known for his accurate predictions about the latest from the California tech giant, thanks largely to his contacts within Apple's Asian supply chain. His latest forecast surrounds the three iPhones scheduled to be released in 2018.In a trio of research notes obtained by MacRumors, Kuo outlines…

Samsung S9 details leaked

Samsung S9 details leaked
The mobile phone world has been champing at the bit for news about the Samsung Galaxy S9. It is easily the most eagerly anticipated handset since the release of the iPhone X last year, and a new leak has revealed a lot of detail about the upcoming smartphone and its sister device, the Galaxy S9+.This information comes courtesy of VentureBeat. The site declined to name…

Is the iPhone X on its way out?

Is the iPhone X on its way out?
After an impressive launch, the iPhone X has become one of the most talked-about phones both down under and across the rest of the world. However, recently a lot of that talk has been about how Apple might be set to discontinue the handset after a disappointing period of sales.Now, a report from Japan has added further fuel to these rumours. According to Japanese newspaper…

Brisbane suburbs to lose mobile phone access

Brisbane suburbs to lose mobile phone access
A great many Aussies have grown to depend on our smartphones, keeping them with us throughout the day and sleeping with them at our bedside. We've grown used to being able to text, call and use the internet no matter where we are; unless, of course, you're in one of the more remote parts of the country.However, while there's not much linking suburban Brisbane to…

Aussies to pay for travel with their smartphones

Aussies to pay for travel with their smartphones
We Aussies are used to using our smartphones for everything, from gaming to social media to good old-fashioned texting. However, there will soon be a new use for these devices, as several areas in south-east Australia are looking to trial a new method of paying for transport.People living in Queensland, Victoria and Sydney are familiar with using travel cards to pay for their public transport.…

What’s going on with the Huawei P11/P20?

What’s going on with the Huawei P11/P20?
Huawei has been making the news over the past week, but not due to any concrete announcements. Instead, the phone manufacturer has been the subject of a range of rumours surrounding its upcoming flagship phone, often referred to as the Huawei P11. However, as it turns out, that name might not be correct.This designation happened due to the company's previous flagship, the Huawei P10. It…

Could your old phone be a goldmine?

Could your old phone be a goldmine?
We're so used to upgrading our phones every year or so, we rarely think about what we're chucking when we throw away our old ones. Not only is your previous handset an intricately designed piece of machinery, it also contains components that are valuable in their own right; including gold.That's right, your smartphone is a tiny goldmine. However, because the mineral is used in circuitry,…