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Proud to be a Geek? Show us why!

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 by

May 25th marks Geek Pride Day and what better way to celebrate than to launch a competition? Geek Pride Day is celebrated around the globe to promote geek culture and recognise all the geeks out there.

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Get smart, energy smart

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 by

Do you know how much electricity your home uses each year?

Residential energy consumption in Australia in 2014/2015 increased by around 1.8% to 456 petajoules (PJ). That’s enough energy to run over 395 million fridges for an entire year!

Energy efficiency is top-of-mind for a lot of home owners, but what does energy efficiency REALLY mean? Put simply, it’s using as little energy as possible while lowering the demand for non-renewable resources and the release of greenhouse gas emissions.

Nowadays people want to use less energy to help the environment and save money. However, with the increasing use of electronics using more and more energy, it can be difficult to know how to get started.  (more…)

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Let your phone do the Tango

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 by

Since the launch of the very first iPhone in 2007, mobile phone technology seems to be making leaps and bounds with each new generation. From the introduction of the gyroscope in the iPhone 4 to the innovation utilising Near Field Communication technology for mobile payments, smartphones are becoming more and more intelligent.

With these surges in technology, it didn’t take long for augmented reality to appear – and it appeared in a big, big way with the release of Pokémon Go last year. Almost as soon as it was launched, it seemed everyone with a smartphone was instantly obsessed with catching these virtual creatures, even so far as taking over local sites in the real world.

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