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Erase a hard drive – securely

Erase a hard drive – securely

If you’ve just bought a new computer, selling off your old can be a good way to recoup some of the cost, but before you hand over your old system to a buyer, you need to wipe all your personal information from it. Simply reinstalling the operating system isn’t enough as technically speaking your old data is only hidden and[Read More...]

Australia re-invents the butter knife

Australia re-invents the butter knife

The fridge, electric dill, black box flight recorder and WIFI are just a few of the amazing inventions to come out of Australia…and next on the list, a better butter knife. That’s right the humble butter knife can be made better and the design that a group of Aussies has come up with is getting serious attention. It’s called the[Read More...]

Countdown to iPhone 6

Countdown to iPhone 6

Looking forward to seeing what Apple comes up with when the iPhone 6 is released?  Well you may not have to wait much longer with the company expected to announce their new phone on September 9. Now if you happen to be one of those people who want to know about it the second it happens, here’s a website to[Read More...]

What you can’t do with your phone while flying?

What you can’t do with your phone while flying?

With approval from the civil aviation safety authority Qantas and Virgin no longer require passengers on their flights to switch off their phones, tablets and other small electronic devices while flying…but it’s worth noting that their are still some restrictions. Firstly while you may not have to turn your phone off, but you can’t make or receive calls or text[Read More...]

Sunbeam survey – Swap your power tools for a cake mixer guys

Sunbeam survey – Swap your power tools for a cake mixer guys

Want to keep your wife/girlfriend happy?  Throw away the power tools and get busy with the cake mixer. According the results of a new scientific study by home appliance brand Sunbeam, women are happier watching their guy in the Kitchen than doing the usual ‘bloke’ chores around the house. The experiement  monitored 20 real life Australian couples as the male partners performed a[Read More...]