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Mostert knows he can improve further | Supercars

Chaz Mostert believes he learned a lot about himself over the weekend, as he went from the high of achieving three pole positions and one race win, …

The World Today - Tobacco giant defends ultra cheap cigarette brand 09/06/2014

ELEANOR HALL: The independent Senator Nick Xenophon is pushing for a minimum floor price on tobacco, as British American Tobacco defends its decision …

Watch a sea plane take off from a truck trailer

Some, but not all, sea planes come with wheels in their floats so that they can work on the water or land. But have you ever thought about how a plane without wheels, water or runway would take off? The answer is incredibly cool to watch.<p>The plane is on a little cart at the back of a truck and …

Best Wireless Chargers for Android!

Working Project Ara prototype to be ready this month

The last time we saw Protect Ara the development team was showing us how the modular components would all fit together, the word magnet was being thrown around quite a lot if I recall. So far we have not seen the device in action, but that day might be closer than you think.<p>The first working …

Mobile Technology

Amazon Fire TV topples Chromecast as Amazon’s best seller

Well that didn’t take long, the Amazon Fire TV already sits at the top spot on Amazon’s Best Sellers list in the electronics category, having only just launched last week.<p>The Fire TV has already displaced the hugely popular Google Chromecast, which had previously booted Amazon’s own Kindle off the …

Amazon Fire TV

LG G Watch reportedly coming in early summer for under £180 in the UK

Back in March Google took the wraps off its new Android Wear platform, giving us a look at what the future of Android-powered watches will have in store for us. At the time, both LG and Motorola gave us early previews of their own Wear powered devices, the Moto 360 and LG G Watch.<p>Speaking of the …

Wear OS

Startup unveils plans for wearable CPU that offers 30 day battery life

<i>A relatively unheard of India-based start-up by the name of Ineda Systems has officially announced its own “wearable processor unit”, which could open the door to dramatically better battery life for wearable devices.</i><p>The wearable market has yet to truly explode the way that some analysts have …

Wearable Tech

Sony Lifelog app hits Google Play, Smartband available for $140

We first learned about Sony’s Lifelog app back at CES earlier this year, when it debuted alongside the Sony SmartBand wearable fitness tracker. A month later, Sony revealed that it would be pushing out both the wearable and the Lifelog app sometime in March to over 60 countries.<p>While Sony didn’t …

Google Play

Chrome OS updated with on-screen keyboard – is a Chrome OS tablet coming?

Amid speculation of an incoming Chrome OS tablet, Google updated today its cloud-based operating system with an on-screen keyboard and several other features.<p>The stable channel of Chrome OS was updated to version 34.0.1847.118, which brings bug fixes, performance improvements, and a few interesting …

Google

Google releases Project Ara MDK, more details on what to expect

Project Ara’s first developer conference is slated for April 15 through the 16th, less than a week away now. In preparation for the event, Google officially unveiled the first release of its MDK (modular development kit) last night, giving us a few new details on what to expect from the modular …

Mobile Technology