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Mobile phone battery life has long been recognised as one of the big issues in a world that’s increasingly mobile and data reliant. And as 5G brings an era of more apps, more video and more intensive phone usage, the length of time a battery remains charged is set to separate the winners from the losers in the smart phone age. That’ seen a lot of innovation over the past few years when it comes to battery power, charging and use. Here’s an insight into just some of the major battery life innovations, and a few which are slated to…
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A $53 billion Christmas windfall for retailers

The Australian retail sector is cautiously optimistic about the current Christmas spending season, with shoppers expected to spend $53 billion in the six weeks leading up to Christmas. According to th…
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The best classroom apps for students

You only have to walk into a modern classroom to appreciate the expanding role that technology has in education. Not only have smart boards replaced the blackboard of old, in many classrooms mobile te…
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10 ways to use iPads in classrooms

Across the education sector, tablets in schools are becoming a common phenomenon, allowing teachers to harness the power of technology to improve the learning journey in a host of different ways. From…
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Why tablets in education matter

Affordable, intuitive and engaging, tablets are now a common sight in many classrooms. Used by teachers and students alike, they can support traditional learning in a host of innovative ways. So, let…
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Medical apps for doctors

Like many industries, the medical profession is becoming increasingly mobile, with technology allowing doctors do their job more efficiently and more effectively with tablet devices while on the run. …
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How tablet technology is helping patients

It’s no secret that technology is transforming the healthcare sector courtesy of robotics, better imaging, improved diagnostic equipment, more powerful computers and better networking. But it’s no…
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The rise and future of ‘self-service’

From the self-service checkout to the information kiosk and customer portal, increasingly businesses are accommodating tech savvy consumers by helping them help themselves. It comes at a time where cu…
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The importance of tablet security

Whether it’s your mobile Point of Sale, your customer feedback kiosk, or your meeting room booking device, tablets are becoming an increasingly common tool of choice across workplaces everywhere. As…
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The rise of tablet-based room scheduling

Whether it’s a co-working space, the local library meeting room or the company boardroom, when it comes to booking meeting facilities, good old-fashioned paper and pen is making way for technology, …
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Introducing tablet and iPad stands in Hotels

If there are two simple words that sum up the key focus of the modern hotel experience, they are ‘comfort’ and ‘convenience’. And one of the humble heroes working hard to deliver both in hospi…
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Traditional versus mobile POS

This year millions of retailers and hospitality providers are expected to make the transition from traditional to mobile Point of Sale. It’s a shift driven in part by available technology, also by c…
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Data driven? – The value of in-store kiosks

In any business data is power, allowing a brand to better understand their customer’s habits, needs, and wants, and to communicate with them more effectively about the products or services that meet…
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LG rumored to be releasing 10.1-inch tablet

LG could be looking to get back into the tablet market with a host of rumours doing the rounds the Korean electronics co is set to release a 10.1-inch tablet under the title G Pad 5. If so, it could i…
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Why use in-store survey software?

In the digitally savvy world, the reputation of a retailer and its products can be one of the major deciders when it comes to whether a customer visits your store or the next. In fact, an estimated 90…
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New budget-friendly iPad unveiled

Apple has upgraded its entry-level iPad, releasing a 7th generation model with an increased screen size that retails for just US$329. The latest incarnation of the perennially popular Apple tablet was…
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10.2-inch iPad to launch this week?

Apple could launch a 10.2-inch iPad along with their iPhones this week, while the iPad Pro 2019 is also likely just weeks away, and if rumors are to be believed, the Pro may even boast a triple camera…
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Huawei foldable phone almost ready to launch

Huawei’s ground-breaking Mate X foldable phone is set to launch within the next few months despite a recent ban on the company’s products in the US. Tech Radar revealed they had recently sat down …
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Who rules the tablet world?

In the world of tablets, the past few years have seen some major innovations and exciting reinventions of this handy little mobile device. From high-end options like the Microsoft Surface Pro to affor…
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Google halts tablet production

Google has confirmed it will not be releasing further tablets, with the company instead recently announcing its hardware efforts will focus on laptops using the Chrome operating system. The news came …
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Surface Sales Jump

Microsoft has just released its financial results for the third quarter of 2019, illustrating just how popular its Surface lineup is. Comprising the Surface Go, Surface Pro, Surface Laptop, Surface Bo…
Apple WWDC Recap

What Apple revealed at WWDC 2019

Apple has shed a light on its latest innovations and the plans it has for the future at its highly anticipated Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC). Held from June 3 to June 7, WWDC 2019 delivered al…
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Better cameras expected in iPhone 11

Rumors are mounting over this year’s release of Apple’s new iPhone 11, with the next generation expected to be unveiled in September. This year’s edition is tipped to feature improved cameras, U…
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Five things 5G will offer retail

As 5G begins to roll out across the US, this new, faster, more efficient mobile internet is set to deliver fresh opportunities to retailers. From more reliable mobile Point of Sale to increased adopti…
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The value of an instore survey

Most businesses appreciate keeping a customer is a lot more cost-effective than luring a new one, which is why it’s vital businesses understand how happy clientele are with the experience you offer.…
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US embraces contactless payment revolution

The US is in the grip of a payment revolution, with contactless card technology now rolling out in earnest. The shift will see one of the world’s biggest economies finally fall in step with technolo…
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What will Apple deliver at WWDC?

Apple is less than a month out from its annual developer conference, with the tech world whipping itself into a frenzy to see what exactly will be revealed. Although the Worldwide Developer Conference…
iPads

Which iPad is right for my business?

When it comes to the world of mobile tablets, one tech company consistently reigns supreme – Apple with its perennially popular iPad. Since it was first launched in 2010, the iPad has consistently d…
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Why have a digital product guide?

Remember the days when you trawled through the weekly shopping catalogues looking to find the best deals? Now, that experience is increasingly happening online. But savvy retailers are also finding in…
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iPads tipped to embrace 5G in 2021

Apple is primed to release 5G iPhones next year, but tablet fans may still have to wait at least two years before the latest generation of mobile internet capability comes to the ever-popular iPads. T…
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iOS13 rumors and expectations

As Apple inches ever-closer to the planned unveiling of iOS 13 in June, more and more rumors are circulating as to what the software upgrade will feature. From Dark Mode to new gestures and an improve…
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A mystery Google device in the works?

Despite rumors that Google will downgrade its focus on hardware, the company has all but confirmed it intends to release further laptops and tablets with a possible mystery Pixel device in the works. …
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Rumors about Surface Pro 7

If tradition is anything to go by the next Microsoft Surface Pro isn’t due for release until October this year at the earliest. But that hasn’t stopped a wealth of new rumors making the rounds abo…
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10 things to consider with tablet-based POS

Looking to cast off that legacy-based point of Sale system and embrace the more streamlined look and cloud-based convenience of tablet-based Point of Sale? Here’s 10 things to consider as you naviga…
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A foldable phone amongst Googles new lineup?

Google could be the next major company to launch a foldable phone, and if rumors are correct it could be a very different proposition to what’s currently available courtesy of Samsung and Huawei. Me…
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Twice the data with USB4

A new era of USB is dawning and it’s set to offer double the data transfer and a whole lot more versatility. Known as USB4, the new protocol will be soon be readily available in cables and devices, …
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New iPad Mini and Air unveiled

A week before its special event in California, Apple has officially and quietly unveiled two iPad upgrades, with the Mini and Air models both now featuring higher specs, Apple Pencil support and a lot…
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Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e revealed

As Samsung geared up for their major unveiling event of the year, they quietly slipped new tablet onto the market. Known as the Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e, it’s a slim and compact Android tablet that sl…
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The Samsung Galaxy Fold

Six years after the concept was first unveiled at CES 2013, Samsung has revealed its foldable smart phone, heralding in a new era of device innovation. The Samsung Galaxy Fold was officially launched …
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Using an iPad for mobile Point of Sale

Intuitive to use, affordable to purchase and easy on the eye, the iPad is an ideal tablet for retailers, restaurants and cafes looking to embrace the growing trend of mobile Point of Sale. Not only ar…
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Three new iPads for 2019

Renowned Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has released his predictions for Apple innovations over the year ahead, noting the company will likely release 11 product upgrades, including three iPads. Kuo’s f…
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Samsung Galaxy S10 launched

Amidst all the fanfare one would expect of a 10th anniversary edition, Samsung has revealed its Galaxy S10 smart phone range, and it’s everything everyone predicted and so much more. Unveiled at the…
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Samsung to release Galaxy View 2

Back in 2015, Samsung released its biggest ever tablet in the form of the Galaxy View. Measuring a whopping 18.4-inches, it was in many ways akin to a portable TV, running Android 5.1 and featuring vi…
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mPOS adoption continues its rapid rise

In retail, hospitality and enterprise, the adoption of Mobile Point of Sale technology is continuing its rapid rise, with a recent study by Juniper Research indicating one in four transactions at the …
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HoloLens 2, soon to be released?

Rumors are mounting Microsoft may release a reinvented HoloLens as soon as next month, with a teaser video from the device’s creator pointing to the possibility HoloLens 2 could be unveiled at the u…
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Google Home versus Amazon Echo

In the savvy world of smart speakers, two major players rule the roost – Amazon with their Echo range and Google with the Home series. But what are the benefits and drawbacks of each, and how do you…
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What is the Yoga A940?

Microsoft Surface Studio is tipped to have some competition on its hands with the recent release of a Lenovo that takes many of its design cues from Microsoft’s flagship model. Known as the Lenovo Y…
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What is the Xiaomi Mi Pad 4?

About mid last year Chinese tech company Xiaomi announced plans to widen its market in the US, bringing with it a range of affordable smartphones and tablets including an 8-inch iPad alternative known…
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Will there be a new iPad Mini in 2019?

For over three years the smallest member of the iPad line-up has not received an update, but according to new rumors, that could soon be set to change. Since late last year speculation has been increa…
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What is Google Fi?

Almost four years ago, Google announced it was entering cellular communications with a project it hoped would revolutionize the way US customers accessed, used and were charged for voice and data comm…
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How schools are using iPads to teach students

It’s safe to say Apple has never been shy about its intention to ensure the iPad is the device of choice when it comes to education. But after years languishing behind Google in the education stakes…
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Surface Go stand now available

If financial records are anything to go by, Microsoft is gaining ground in the tablet race, with its recently released Surface Go taking on the Apple iPad and driving a bumper period of sales. And in…
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What is the Google Pixel Slate?

Mid last year there was a wealth of speculation Google was set to abandon its push for a share of the tablet market. Less than six months later these predictions were proved wrong, with Google unveili…
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More beneath the Surface of Studio 2

Two years after Microsoft first released its own all-in-one desktop computer, the tech giant has revealed an update to the Surface Studio. And while it may look and feel much the same as its predecess…
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The battle of the Smart Speakers

It’s little secret the smart speakers are big business, with forecasts indicating adoption has doubled from 50 million to 100 million installed units over the past 12 months. More importantly, the m…
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5 Handy iPad Stands

If you’ve ever walked into the Apple store, anywhere in the world, you’ll notice one very remarkable thing: It’s always packed. Part of the appeal, of course, are the products: Appl…
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What is Amazon Go?

Looking back on the retail landscape in 2018, two little words have consistently hit the headlines: Amazon Go. Learn all about it here.
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All about Android 9 Pie

In August this year, Google began rolling out the latest tweak to its Android operating system in the form of Android 9 Pie.
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5G and a new mobile era

A new age of mobile internet is dawning, with 5G smart phones set to hit the market as the network infrastructure rolls out in countries like the US, UK, Australia, China and South Korea.
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Why is USB-C so good?

When Apple announced the latest iPad Pro housed a USB-C port rather than accommodating the traditional lightning charger, there was a quiet but collective sigh of relief from the tech world. Finally (…
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Your guide to Quickbooks point of sale

When it comes to merging point of sale transactions with your everyday accounting, it’s difficult to imagine an app that can do the job well. With the Quickbooks point of sale app, such smooth s…
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Best tablets to buy under $200

When you need to buy a tablet for under $200, you don’t have to settle for anything less than excellent. Thanks to the rapidly developing technology market, companies release new tablets on an almos…
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The all-new iPad Pros

Few things whip the tech world into a frenzy quite so much as the prospect of new Apple offerings and this year proved no exception with the launch of the third generation iPad Pro. Unveiled on Octobe…
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What is the Shopify Point of Sale App?

How much easier would your day-to-day business operations become if you could accept credit and debit cards anywhere? Using the Shopify point of sale (POS) app, this dream has become a reality for bus…
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What is the Square Point of Sale App?

Square’s point-of-sale app has quickly become one of the industry’s leading options for merchants in the retail environment. It’s remarkably easy to use, has a powerful set of features and prese…
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22 of the Best Small Business Apps

The world is mobile — we can take a call and answer an email from almost anywhere in the world. But what about the work you do every day that needs a bigger screen than the one on your smartphone? H…
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Samsung’s foldable phone now imminent

After years of speculation, the much-anticipated foldable Samsung Galaxy X smart phone could be revealed as soon as this November, and if it’s what many believe it will be, the X is set to be a game…
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Ready, set, Microsoft Surface Go

Microsoft has added a new addition to its Surface tablet range in the form of a Surface Go. Smaller and lighter than its popular Pro counterpart, it’s set to offer all the best features of the Micro…
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What is Mailchimp?

Since it was established in 2001, MailChimp has carved out a highly successful niche in the ever-evolving world of email marketing. Now ranked as the leading email marketing provider, the MailChimp ap…
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What’s going on with the iPad?

If predictions are anything to go by, Apple is only weeks away from the launch of the iPad Pro 2018 and it’s tipped to be a major rethink of their previous design, embracing many of the attributes o…
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The Tablet Revolution

In the modern day of tweets, texts, and swiping right, people are becoming increasingly more dependent on the convenience and accessibility of hand held electronics. We like to hold our devices and to…
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Technology key to the restaurant experience

Amidst the steady hum of the coffee machine and the swift pace of orders being punched into an iPad, children sit at a makeshift benchtop accessing the latest apps, and mastering the art of Fruit Ninj…
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Shoppers still prefer to buy in-store

Australian research has found the allure of bricks and mortar retail will continue in coming years with consumers still keen to enjoy the personalised service, social interaction and product experienc…
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Predictions for the iPad Pro 2018

Apple may be rejoicing in the resounding success that is the iPhone X but there’s little time to celebrate, with all eyes on their next forecast big release, the iPad Pro 2018. iPhone X went on sale…

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