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Light hearted look at the latest technology news from Australia and beyond. Join Glenn, Erik, Shayne & Will as they discuss the tech issues of today that matter to the average Aussie consumer.

Light hearted look at the latest technology news from Australia and beyond. Join Glenn, Erik, Shayne & Will as they discuss the tech issues of today that matter to the average Aussie consumer.
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Light hearted look at the latest technology news from Australia and beyond. Join Glenn, Erik, Shayne & Will as they discuss the tech issues of today that matter to the average Aussie consumer.




Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 614 - 13/12/2018

Google+ will shut down 4 months early after Google discovered a 2nd bug Chinese company LinkSure hopes to deliver free worldwide satellite internet by 2026 Mobile phones will be banned in NSW primary schools from next year NBN Co reveals 58 percent of HFC network still unserviceable NBN Co technicians missed 430 appointments a day Word processor pioneer Evelyn Berezin dies aged 93 Apple will wait until at least 2020 to release a 5G iPhone The largest pinball parlour in...


Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 613 - 06/12/2018

Quora says hackers stole up to 100 million users’ data Bluetooth Chip Flaws Expose Enterprises to Remote Attacks everything-wrong-usb-c-cables-explained-which-cable-2018-11 Microsoft is reportedly ditching Edge on Windows 10 for a Chrome-based browser. Huawei’s global CFO arrested for allegedly violating US sanctions on Iran. China’s bold mission to land a probe on the dark side of the Moon TPG's $20 "prepayment" for extras lands it in hot water Nine Entertainment turns to cloud to...


Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 612 - 29/11/2018

Microsoft confirms yet another Windows 10 October Update bug Microsoft's market cap catches up with Apple Google makes Apple’s Siri talk to its Assistant Amazon will let Aussies back on its US website Apple in court over 30% app commission Window washing drone takes flight 70 Percent Chance Elon Musk Is Moving to Mars What is Google Fi and How does it work? Windows 7 retirement timeline countdown The new WPA3 Wi-Fi security protocols will be strengthened A new phone-like device...


Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 611 - 22/11/2018

Amazon Quietly Reversed Its Aussie Shipping Ban (In Time For Black Friday) Wi-Fi 6 Is Coming: Here's Why You Should Care Google Assistant Now Works With Siri - Well Sort Of


Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 610 - 15/11/2018

Disney's new streaming service, called Disney+, will be launching late 2019. Samsung has unveiled its much-anticipated foldable phone. Thousands of Australians are still getting less than half the home internet speeds they're paying for. Telstra customers can keep using both their home phone and internet during fixed-line broadband outages, as the telco unveils its next generation 4G mobile fallback modem. A Chinese headmaster has been fired after a secret stack of crypto-currency mining...

Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 609 - 08/11/2018

Amazon Web Services reveals EC2 instances based on AMD chips Telstra fault takes down Eftpos and ATMs Telstra will let customers put consumer electronics on their mobile bills Western Digital unveils 'world's first' 15TB archive hard drive Drone Racing World Championships: Race to be crowned top pilot What You Need To Know About eSims Google and Disney Partner to Bring Storybooks to Life HBO’s has partnered with Amazon's Alexa and has and animated children’s show Called Esme and Roy


Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 608 - 01/11/2018

Apple refreshes Macs, iPad Pros and raises prices Socks walk all over t-shirts as giveaways, say marketers Royole's bendy-screen FlexPai phone unveiled in China Australia Post to run more robot trials What you need to know about 10 All Access streaming This Halloween’s Google Doodle is its first multiplayer game Elli•Q …. A Robot and A Companion for the Elderly


Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 607 - 25/10/2018

Apple may unveil new Macs, iPads later this month Google to charge Android partners up to US$40 per device for apps: report Linus Torvalds returns to head Linux coding community Apple Reportedly has Blocked Police iPhone Hacking Tool And Nobody Knows How Mozilla Firefox Teams up with ProtonVPN, Amazon Talking about Smart Smoke Alarm’s Google Reportedly Vows Pixel 3 Camera Will Work Properly For Everyone Soon Google's Pixel Stand Is A Smarter Breed Of Wireless Charger Windows 10...


Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 606 - 18/10/2018

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65 Wikileaks spills AWS Sydney data centre locations Telstra defends giving executives millions in bonuses Apple will let users see and delete data it has collected Rio Tinto runs 34 robot trains a day A Report Finds Need for IoT Security in Connected Homes 2400 sensors and machine learning models are monitoring The Sydney Harbour Bridge GM’s data mining is just the beginning of the in-car advertising blitz


Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 605 - 11/10/2018

Microsoft fixes Window 10 file deletion issue Google+ killed off after user data exposed Weak passwords banned in California from 2020 NBN Co says fibre-to-the-curb build is more complex that it hoped What is Facebook Portal and how does it work? Google Home Hub : The new hub for your smart home Gold, Silver, and Bronze mobile numbers


Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 604 - 04/10/2018

In Studio Guest: Shayne Johnston Wi-fi standards are getting new names, so say goodbye to 802.11 Microsoft mirrors MS-DOS on GitHub Perth Prison drug smugglers filmed themselves on drone camera Welcome to BBC Music Memories Windows 10 October 2018 update starts rolling out Microsoft is embracing Android as its new mobile version of Windows Facebook extends account deletion grace period from 14 to 30 days The new W7 LG Watch with hybrid Wear OS smartwatch and mechanical hands


Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 603 - 27/09/2018

Australia’s second modernized Apple store opening in Robina on September 29th Microsoft releases Office 2019 for Windows and Mac Microsoft Ignite 2018 so far NBN Co doubles transit capacity in upgrade AWS cuts Australian data transfer costs Sir Charles Kao: Fibre optics genius passes away China blocks Twitch game-streaming service PlayStation backs down in Fortnite cross-play row Facebook’s newest VR headset, Oculus Quest, ships in the spring for $399 US Google to allow Chrome users...


Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 602 - 20/09/2018

Microsoft offers to manage your Windows devices for you Charges laid over alleged $3 million business email compromise scam syndicate PlayStation Classic: Sony announces a retro micro-console of its own ACCC says it’s prepared to sue telco execs who approve misleading ads What is ZigBee and why is it important for your smart home? Amazon appears to have leaked some upcoming products Apple Music now works with Android Auto Rumors of a Google Home Hub with a 7” screen


Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 601 - 13/09/2018

Trend Micro tools removed from Mac App Store over “data exfiltration” claims Apple to provide police with online tool to request data Everything Apple Announced Today When You Can Get All The Stuff Apple Just Announced Driverless taxi arrives in Australia for closed-track tests Foxtel GO is back, 'better than ever before' in HD, live and on-demand Testers for Microsoft are testing a ‘warning label’ for Windows 10 users to not to install the Chrome or Firefox browsers. New Cortana...


Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 600 - 06/09/2018

Is Microsoft killing off Windows 7 already? Thousands of Magento e-commerce sites hit by malware Amazon joins Apple in US$1 trillion club Elon Musk in new rant at Thai cave rescuer The waterslide with virtual reality Woolworths trials 'scan and go' smartphone shopping Amazon and Microsoft bring Alexa and Cortana to each other's devices Instagram is Developing A Dedicated Shopping App Called IG Shopping Firefox to auto-block ad trackers


Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 599 - 30/08/2018

Microsoft to host Teams data in Australia MYOB nudges half-a-million online subscribers Facebook Watch video service launches worldwide Put a headphone jack back into iphone British diver Elon Musk called a ‘pedo’ is preparing to sue for libel New Bose Smart Speakers Zambia wants to tax calls made over social media apps Yahoo Mail is still scanning your emails


Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 598 - 23/08/2018

Microsoft dates Windows 8.1's demise Apple says no data compromised after Aussie teen hack Xiaomi's Poco F1 phone threatens a price war Gold Coast plans to open up expanded fibre network to telcos Microsoft clamps down on sick 'Momo suicide game' in 'Minecraft' ACCC whacks Trivago over misleading price listings Internet melts down over Liberal leadership crisis in...


Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 597 - 16/08/2018

Court orders Telstra to shelve 'Unlimited' ads for three years ACMA warns of fake Optus emails asking for credit card information Fair Trading sharpens teeth for consumer-reseller disputes Fortnite released on Android, coming to Samsung devices first Foxtel taking the fight to free-to-air with plans for 4K footy Turnbull unveils a new bill to plant viruses on computer devices New Google One Storage Cloud is coming soon for everyone Apple reportedly held secret meeting with app devs to...


Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 596 - 09/08/2018

Android 9 Pie released WhatsApp hacked PalmOS coming back with Palm PVG100 BBC subpoenas for leaked Doctor Who episode


Aussie Tech Heads - Episode 595 - 02/08/2018

Apple's expensive iPhones pay off big time Telstra retains Australia's fastest telco crown Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Microsoft Edge have all adopted biometrics API Outlook rolls out 'Dark Mode' inverted colour scheme System Administrator Appreciation Day, so give yours whatever they ask for huawei is the worlds second largest smartphone maker 2018 facebook instagram to introduce time limits an open letter to microsoft about poor windows 10 update experiences parents paying...