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2 Million Spotify Users dodging Ads

Earlier in the month Spotify began to send out emails to accounts with suspicious behaviour which block advertisements without having to pay the monthly subscription fee. The email as reported by users read: Dear user: We detected abnormal activity on the app you are using so we have …

Do you use WeChat? Maybe you shouldn’t

Last month, U.S. intelligence agencies came out against people using Chinese phones including the apps that come with them. Now according to the Australian Financial Review Australia isn’t too crash hot on the idea either, at least using the app WeChat for communications. Now I don’t really know …

TechWrap Podcast – Episode 24

In this weeks podcast: Aussie Internet users expecting slow speeds with damaged cables undersea. IFA 2017 and some of the gadgets from it. Exploited data attempting to be sold online, mined from various sources. Paying for food using facial recognition in China. Plus our old mate, quick headlines …

TechWrap Podcast – Episode 23

In This Week’s Episode: Galaxy Note 8 Launch ACCC putting ISP’s on notice for skeptical NBN advertising Uber gets a new CEO, talks with NSW Government to fill gaps in transportation The inability to be anonymous in China Quick headlines

Netflix Price increase is here

We all knew it was going to happen sooner or later, a rise in the monthly subscription cost for Netflix, but it didn’t seem real until I got the email today informing me that the cost of my subscription will increase from $11.99 to $13.99. Looking at the …

VR-Fordable – Oculus Rift drops in price once again

The entry price to get involved into the world of virtual reality has been reduced once again thanks to oculus rift and their ‘Summer of Rift’ promotion bringing the cost of blowing your mind in 3D space down to a mere $449USD delivered to Australia, which at the …