Fishburners is the shared workspace for startups, based at Ultimo. Senior writter Darryl Adams will be basing himself this Friday (29th July) on one of the community desks. If you have a product, application or idea that you want to talk about, come down for a chat, or even a Skype call/ Google hangout (details will be posted here and on Twitter and Google Plus on the day). Hopefully this can come a regular event, [...]
Monthly Archives: July 2012
For us in NSW, this is just a oh hum story. However may also be a harbringer of more tie-ins between sporting teams and home appliances. Melbourne based Kogan and the Collingwood AFL team announced a special edition 42inch LED TV. I believe this is a smart move, as it opens up the traditional tribal loyalty of AFL to device makers like Kogan. This could work well with other codes like the Rugby League, Rugby Union, Cricket [...]
The Google Nexus 7 tablet has been getting a lot of hype. And to be truthful, it may even deserve it. However, for Australians, there are some issues that may make you pause before clicking on the purchase icon. The Hardware Google and it’s hardware partner ASUS have made a great device. Yes it is black with a silver trim, but it is light and slim. The screen is great, and apart from the power [...]
Earlier this week, Pandora – the popular online music streaming site that until now has been US-only – quietly became available in Australia.