Is there a problem with ebook pricing?
6 Dec 2013 |
Apple's recent loss at a US trial into ebook price fixing raises questions about the market.
Smartphones ranging in price from $99 to $999 are put through their paces in our lab.
4 Dec 2013 |
We review the Apple iPhone 5C and 5S, as well as the latest Android models from Samsung, HTC and Sony.
We take a look at Parallels Access, which lets you run Windows software on your iPad.
26 Nov 2013 |
Find out how you can run Office and any other Windows program on your iPad almost anywhere you go.
Is a fair-use system the way to go?
19 Nov 2013 |
With copyright law under review, a fair-use system could allow people to enjoy their legally purchased digital music and movies without needing to break the law.
We test 12 thin and light laptops to see which give the best mobile computing experience.
6 Nov 2013 |
We test 12 thin and light laptops to see which offer the best combination of speed, portability and battery life.
The latest iPhones have not escaped the ‘Australia Tax’
11 Sep 2013 |
The new products from Apple are up to 14% more expensive in Australia.
Which tablet computer best suits your needs and budget?
16 Jul 2013 |
Tablets are taking over personal computing. We test 50 models you can buy in Australia.
Which NBN plan will result in consumers getting the best network?
12 Jul 2013 |
The national broadband network is underway, but with an election looming and two competing plans, will consumers get the best network?
When it comes to watching popular TV shows via online streaming, we're missing out.
9 Jul 2013 |
Australian viewers get a raw deal when it comes to streaming our favourite TV shows online. We pay more, yet content isn’t easily accessible or not available when we want.
We help you take the guesswork out of buying a next generation mobile phone.
27 Jun 2013 |
We reveal how 17 mobile phones available on the Next G 850MHz network perform in the Australian outback.
Not all retailers have embraced the web as a "borderless world", with Australians paying more.
29 May 2013 |
We look at some of the ways you can avoid paying top dollar when shopping online from home.
Browser cookies can reveal your online habits, so how do you protect yourself?
22 May 2013 |
Information gleaned by cookies is valuable to marketers and advertisers, but you may not realise just how much can be pieced together about you.
We've tested 12 eBook readers, including e-ink and tablet models, from Amazon Kindle, Kobo, Apple and Google.
13 May 2013 |
Find out which models have the best readability and design for reading eBooks, and are the easiest to use as an e-reader.
Missing some files? These hard drive hunters could find what you're looking for.
22 Apr 2013 |
Desktop search tools offer faster search speeds, content searches, and time-saving features not found in the default Windows tools. We put six to the test.
How soon will e-wallets make your own wallet redundant?
12 Feb 2013 |
Google Wallet, Apple Passbook and Windows Phone 8 Wallet e-wallet apps on your smartphone can be used to make payments and store your details for loyalty cards, movie tickets and even some travel documents.
Just how reliable are your tech devices?
13 Nov 2012 |
The CHOICE technology reliability survey reports on what types of problems can go wrong with common computer devices.
A hands-on look at Apple's new iPad mini 7.9 inch tablet.
2 Nov 2012 |
Apple's iPad mini throws down the guantlet to 7-inch tablet rivals from Google, Samsung and Amazon.
This smaller tablet plugs the gap between the iPod Touch and the iPad.
25 Oct 2012 |
Apple's iPad mini announcement ends months of speculation and throws down the guantlet to 7-inch tablet rivals from Google, Samsung and Amazon.
We get hands on with Apple's new mobile operating system.
24 Sep 2012 |
We take a hands-on look at Apple's updated iOS 6 mobile operating system for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.
The NSW government takes Apple to task over sneaky in-app purchases.
21 Sep 2012 |
The NSW Minister for Fair Trading says consumer regulators are looking at ways to put a stop to parental bill shock resulting from in-app purchases.
We look at some of the features on offer and what you can expect to get once it arrives.
18 Sep 2012 |
The iPhone 5 due is due for release next week, and we check out some of its new features.
Apple has copped a $2.25 million fine for misleading consumers about its iPad's 4G capabilities.
22 Jun 2012 |
The Federal Court has found that the technology giant contravened the Australian Consumer Law by misleading consumers.
Products shipped in from abroad without the permission of the local trademark or intellectual property owner.
19 Jun 2012 |
How can some products look, taste and function the same, yet vary so markedly in price from their mainstream, retail counterparts?
Parliamentary inquiry to demand answers for price discrimination.
30 Apr 2012 |
Federal Labor politicians are seeking answers as to why Australians pay more than shoppers overseas for products that are exactly the same.
The ACCC seeks orders against Apple for claiming the new iPad has 4G capabilities.
28 Mar 2012 |
The ACCC says Apple's promotion is misleading because Australia’s 4G network runs on a different frequency to the one the iPad is capable of using.
A quick review of Apple's updated set-top box
20 Mar 2012 |
We get hands on with the new 1080p Apple TV, and check out some of its new features.
Our impressions of the third-generation iPad.
16 Mar 2012 |
We take a hands-on look at Apple's latest iPad and find out how it compares to its predecessors.
We head to the world's largest digital and IT trade fair in Hannover.
12 Mar 2012 |
We check out a couple of high-tech cars, another waterproof smartphone, and robots that perform some pretty unusual tasks.
We check out some of the latest mobile and wireless technologies at the MWC in Barcelona.
2 Mar 2012 |
On day four of the MWC we check out 4G technology, QR codes, and Windows' latest operating system for smartphones.
Move over beer and wine, it's the summer of cider.
31 Jan 2012 |
Whether you’re after sweet, sparkling, English-style or other, there’s a cider out there for everyone, as results of our blind taste test show.
We round up some of the best buys for your globetrotting friends.
16 Dec 2011 |
We pick fun and handy products that will make great Christmas presents for anyone who loves to travel.
Gadgets and gizmos always make great presents for the tech-savvy and tech-curious.
23 Nov 2011 |
We round up the best technology buys, from tablets, to televisions, to MP3 players, to eBook readers.
We've trawled our test results to bring you a range of great gift ideas.
16 Nov 2011 |
From digital cameras to kitchen gadgets, our gift ideas cater to all budgets.
Some of these general purpose family laptops offer unprecedented performance and value.
11 Nov 2011 |
We test 12 laptops that suit the whole family, with models ranging between $730 and $2100.
CHOICE tries out the Apple iPhone 4S to see if it's a worthy upgrade.
17 Oct 2011 |
We take a hands-on look at the iPhone 4S and find out how it compares to its predecessors.
Smartphones are now mini-computers, so you need to consider what operating system (OS) your next mobile will use.
30 Aug 2011 |
The mobile phone OS has transformed the phone into to a web-surfing, social networking tool however while Apple's iOS and Google's Android dominate the landscape, there are other options emerging.
We test 12 programs that store and share your digital pictures.
30 May 2011 |
Photo management software can bring order to digital-picture chaos.
When the light bulb moment strikes, capture that great idea with these tools
Capture that great idea in a few clicks with brainstorming and journaling apps and websites.