Gadgetry is a wonderful thing, but why are the downsides of technology so infuriating? PAT PILCHER has constructed a list of the top 12 most annoying aspects of our increasingly tech-driven world.
Analysts now reckon the iPhone is losing traction in favour of Chinese smartphone company Huawei. PAT PILCHER analyses the analysis.
PAT PILCHER ends up rolling with laughter at the Sphero Mini robot’s antics.
ANDREW JOHNSTONE is building up a priceless collection of useless technology… in his back cupboard.
PAT PILCHER has seen the light! Our gadget guy gets an entrée-sized sample of the latest lighting smarts.
TomTom takes a combinatory approach to fitness. TomTom has launched Fitness Age, Fitness Points and Personalised Workouts across their sports watch range. TomTom Fitness Age shows users how fit they really are, while TomTom Fitness Points give users direct feedback about their exercise to improve their Fitness Age over […]
Oppo has launched its premium ‘camera phone’ in NZ. GARY STEEL reports on the event, and the phone.
PAT PILCHER is angry about international tech companies who get away with paying virtually no tax in New Zealand, and are wierdly given preferential treatment by our government.
Broadband is important. We rely on it. So why do broadband service providers still treat outages as if it didn’t matter?
PAT PILCHER reports from Seattle, where he watched the NZ team make it to the quarter finals, but lose the big prize.
Are gadgets making us gullible? Are smartphones making us stupid? Is Google turning our brains to noodles? Long-time technology observer PAT PILCHER on the new idiocracy.
The whole world might be going to the dogs while it’s also going to hell in a hat, but PAT PILCHER has some good news.