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Why You Should be Excited for 5G Mobile Networks

Why You Should be Excited for 5G Mobile Networks

I can’t wait until everyone has access to a 5G mobile network because it’s going to be a real game changer for home broadband. Optus has just launched their 5G powered home broadband plan and not only does it compare well against wired NBN connections in terms of price, it’s likely to outperform them too. 5G broadband is capable of[Read More…]

Website Calculates Toilet Paper Usage

Website Calculates Toilet Paper Usage

How long will your current toilet paper supply last?  Well there’s now a website to help you work that out. At HowMuchToiletPaper.com they’ve created a calculator to see just how far you could stretch your current supply if you haven’t already guestimated it yourself. Simply select the amount of rolls you have and the amount of times you visit the[Read More…]

Installing Software – Read the fine print

Installing Software – Read the fine print

Many people who are fortunate enough to have jobs that can be done remotely have scrambled over the past couple of weeks to ensure their ‘home office’ is up for the last.  If for you this has included installing software just make sure you are aware of exactly what you are installing

Home Security Starter for Under $300

Home Security Starter for Under $300

Setting up a connected home security system is easier and more affordable than ever, but where do you start? I’ve been testing out D-Link’s new Smart DIY security bundle.  It includes a HD Wi-Fi Camera, door and window sensor and a motion sensor…all of which can be monitored and controlled from wherever you happen to be. The camera offers 151°[Read More…]

New Mini Smart Plugs from D-Link

New Mini Smart Plugs from D-Link

If you already have an Alexa or Google smart speaker it doesn’t take much more to make your home ‘smart’. Using the new mini Wi-Fi Smart plug from D-Link you gain the ability to turn just about any device in your home on or off using your phone or voice…or set up schedules to automatically turn power off at certain[Read More…]