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Minecraft Earth is here

Minecraft Earth is here

Minecraft is literally taking over the planet (Ok, well the “Earth”) 10 years after the release of the original Minecraft game, that was originally on PC, Microsoft has just launched a free mobile version of the game called Minecraft Earth that uses augmented reality. What that means is that unlike in other versions of Minecraft where you created things with[Read More…]

Small Business Shifts to Digital to Survive

Small Business Shifts to Digital to Survive

Traditional ‘bricks & mortar’ Australian small businesses are looking to shift to operate entirely online in the future.  That’s one of the key findings in The Economy of Shopping Small report, commissioned by American Express. The report also highlights many of the risks of shifting to an ‘online only’ business, however it also reveals that 65 per cent of consumers[Read More…]

John McAfee on the run and coming to Australia

Tech entrepreneur John McAfee is coming to Australia this month for StartCon but apparently he’s a wanted man on the run.  Late last week I was given an opportunity to interview John via Skype from an undisclosed location.  Watch below. StartCon is happening in Sydney November 22-23.  https://www.startcon.com/

HP wants you to break up with your Macbook

How’s your relationship with your Macbook going?  Does it look like this? That video is part of a cheeky new online video campaign by HP to encourage Apple users to re-evaluate the relationship they have with their Macbook and move on to one of their new premium notebook PCs. It’s worth noting that the voice of the Macbook in these[Read More…]

Smartphone Backup Battery – What to buy

Smartphone Backup Battery – What to buy

Does your smartphone battery last the whole day?   While battery life has generally improved with the latest devices…depending how you use your phone you may just need a backup power source…just in case. Walk into any electronics store or online marketplace and you’ll see plenty of power bank products…but choosing the right one just comes down to one number?[Read More…]