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Inside Ford’s Sync 3 Infotainment System

When looking for a new car just how much consideration is given to it’s ability to keep you connected and entertained? To dig deeper into this topic I recently caught up with George Christopolos, Senior Applications Engineer – Infotainment and Telematics at Ford Australia.   George talks about the expectations many people have for smartphone connectivity and cars plus what sets Ford’s Sync 3[Read More…]

Getting Started with Home Automation

Getting Started with Home Automation

Those TV ads for Telstra Smart Home and Google Home sure do make home automation look easy and fun, however the reality is that it does require some planning. Firstly look beyond the gimmicks and consider what functions you could like to have automated in your home…and why. For example if you’re away from the house quite often, having lights[Read More…]

Clear the Air of Pollutants and Pollen in Your Home

Clear the Air of Pollutants and Pollen in Your Home

Well “Spring has Sprung” and for allergy sufferers it can be a tough time of year with so much pollen in the air.  You may not be able to control this outdoors but there are solutions available to make the air around your home ‘cleaner’. Earlier this year I looked at the Dyson Pure Hot+Cool Link as a room heater that[Read More…]

Share Dash-Cam Video Instantly

Share Dash-Cam Video Instantly

Car Dash-Cams have proven themselves to be a handy tool for resolving any questions around road incidents and capturing unusual moments on your road trip…but now you can share those videos faster. Navman’s new Dash-cams (Models MiVue780 and MiVue850 ) are equipped with a feature called Ezyshare that uses WiFi to upload video footage from the camera straight to your smartphone.[Read More…]

LG’s new Ultra-Premium TV

LG’s new Ultra-Premium TV

LG recently unveiled it’s LG Signature range of appliances in Australia.  This new range includes an Ultra-Premium TV, but what exactly makes it ‘Ultra’ premium? To find out I spoke with Angus Jones, General Manager of Marketing at LG Australia.  Angus talks me though the features of the LG Signature range TVs and other products in the range. You’ll find[Read More…]