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LG LAUNCHES 2018 OLED SCREEN RANGE

LG Electronics Australia today unveiled its hotly anticipated, 2018 OLED Screen line-up. Featuring its most advanced OLED models yet, the range of screens will be making their way into Australian retailers from mid-April.

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JBL LAUNCHES LINK 300 SMART SPEAKER WITH GOOGLE ASSISTANT

Not so long ago JBL released a natty new range of voice-activated speakers called the JBL LINK series. The latest addition to the LINK range is called the LINK 300, and it's available now at selected retailers and from JBL Australia’s website.

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APPLE’S STUNNING NEW RED SPECIAL EDITION IPHONE

Feel good buying a distinctly unique iPhone. All (PRODUCT)RED Sales Help Provide Testing, Counselling and Treatment for Tens of Millions of People Living with HIV/AIDS.

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SAY BYE BYE NBN WITH OVO MOBILE

Unlimited mobile data is not here yet, but OVO Mobile is moving in that direction with a new 150GB for $89.95 per 30 days, with no lock-in contracts and operating on the Optus 4G Plus network.

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SPOTIFY RUMOURED TO BE RELEASING INCAR HARDWARE

Pundits this week are betting an upcoming announcement from the king of music streaming hints at Spotify's unveiling of a piece of hardware that will drop into your car.

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GOPRO LAUNCHES ENTRY-LEVEL HERO CAMERA

GoPro have announced the availability of a new action cam in their range. HERO goes on sale for $299.95 and will allow you capture that all-important sports action no matter where you are.

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SPEAKERLESS AUDIO, NO MORE SPEAKERS IN YOUR CAR

Continental, a brand you might recognise for its automotive tyres, wants to supply its new sound technology to car manufacturers which would eliminate the need for traditional loudspeakers.

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4K FREE TO AIR TV BROADCAST TRIALS START IN SYDNEY

Free TV and Broadcast Australia have just announced trials of the next generation for broadcast technology. The centrepiece of the tests will be spanking new DVB-T2 technologies and new compression algorithms that could give Australian viewers 4K TV.

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APPLE ANNOUNCES GEN 6 IPAD

GadgetNET’s predictions for Apple’s Chicago Education event yesterday were 100% accurate. Here comes the new Gen 6 iPad with Apple Pencil.

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VODAFONE TV TAKES ON OPTUS, FETCH AND TELSTRA TV

Consumers have taken to streaming movies like ducks do to water, and this is why Vodaphone is forging a partnership with movie service provider Netflix with its new Vodafone TV.

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GOLD COAST GETS TELSTRA 5G

While it’s taken a hammering over its NBN roll-out, Telstra is getting on the front foot with the unveiling of the world’s first 5G Wi-Fi hotspots today.

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NO WORKSITE COFFEE IF YOU LIVE IN AUSTRALIA

The considerate folk at Makita Japan have decided Aussies and the rest of the world doesn't need its latest CM501D Li-ion powered Coffee Maker.

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APPLE WATCH OUTSELLS ENTIRE SWISS WATCH INDUSTRY

Every six months Apple rings the changes on watchstraps and this month Apple debuts a Spring collection of bands with vibrant colours and unique designs. Spring in the USA is, of course, Autumn in Australia, so we’re either behind or well ahead?

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CAN A NETGEAR ROUTER GIVE YOU AN E-SPORTS EDGE?

Gamers look for every advantage in online games and this fancy new wireless router from Netgear might be the answer.

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OCEANS 3D AT IMAX: WIN FREE TICKETS

From the creators of Blue Planet and Blue Planet 2 comes the breathtaking and fully immersive giant-screen documentary film OCEANS 3D: OUR BLUE PLANET, narrated by Kate Winslet and scored by Hans Zimmer.

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CORA AIR TAXI IS MORE FUN THAN A TESLA UBER

Even more fun than a Tesla Uber; Cora is an air taxi that combines electric power, self-piloting software and vertical take-off to pioneer an entirely new way to fly. Cora is the beginning of a journey towards everyday flight ...

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WORLD CLASS GAMING HEADPHONES FROM AUDEZE

GadgetNET has been fortunate enough to be among the first to get ears-on with the first gaming headset from Audiophile headphone makers, Audeze at an exclusive London gathering.

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THE WORLD’S MOST EXPENSIVE BEER

Next time you complain about the cost of living in Melbourne, take cold comfort in the fact that Sydney is worse and that Singapore is the worst!

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ULTIMATE EARS WONDERBOOM IS A LITTLE BIG SPEAKER

The latest in a long line of audio gear boasting good sound and great styling is Ultimate Ears' WONDERBOOM Freestyle portable speaker range.

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APPLE’S BIG ANNOUNCEMENT

"Join us to hear creative new ideas for teachers and students." the invite reads. Will Apple announce the much-rumoured budget iPad ($259 USD) or ????

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WHY YOU SHOULDN’T BUY A MACBOOK AIR

If you’re thinking about buying a new laptop anytime soon, stop right now! Wait a few more months, and you’ll be able to lay your hands on a brand-new Retina MacBook Air, maybe.

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BOSE ENTERS AUGMENTED REALITY MARKET

US Lifestyle audio brand Bose is well aware that the big and little screens used inside and out of a typical household are big business, especially for smartphone brands.

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HOYTS CINEMA HAS SIGHTS SET ON VIRTUAL REALITY

With the arrival of Virtual Reality, movie trailers will never be the same again. If you’ve ever wanted to prance around a cinema foyer wearing massive bug-eyed VR specs, your time is now!

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PORSCHE’S NEW ELECTRIC CROSSOVER SUV HAS ONE BIG PROBLEM

We get excited at all new EV announcements but Porsche's E Cross Turismo SUV left us underwhelmed. It's slow!

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ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE EMPLOYEES ENTER NZ WORKFORCE

Auckland's International Airport has become the first in the world to employ an AI digital biosecurity officer.

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