Stephen Novacek

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Here's what 3D Touch can do on the iPhone 6S

Peek and Pop and Lock screen animations<p>The new cameras on the iPhone 6S are nice, but the biggest technical innovation Apple crammed into the thing is the screen. Actually, it's just underneath the screen: the sensors that enable 3D Touch. If you haven't been following, 3D Touch is Apple's branding …

Apps

10 Ways to Go From Millennial to Millionaire

<i>By Stefanie O'Connell, Contributor</i><p>With record student loan balances and rampant underemployment, millennials have largely become known as the recession generation. Despite low levels of income and a median net worth below that of their predecessors, a 2014 report from The Shullman Research Center …

Real Estate

8 classic personal finance books that will teach you everything you should know about managing money

Money conscious readers from all generations should brush up on their personal finance knowledge by adding some books on the subject to their summer reading list.<p>Given that only 24% of Millennials are able to correctly answer four or five questions on five-question financial literacy quiz, they …

Personal Finance

Sydney property investment guru Stephanie Brennan has $2.3 million portfolio aged 24

MEET one of Australia’s youngest property tycoons who’s proving at just 24, that it is possible for young professionals to get on the housing ladder.

Real Estate

Apple's most important service is about to get so much better

Apple Pay is currently an exclusive feature for the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, and Apple Watch. It allows for easy and secure contactless payments, simply by holding out your device to an NFC terminal and authenticating the purchase with either your wrist or your finger via the iPhone's fingerprint …

Apple Pay

Opinion: These were the 10 game-changing WWDC 2015 announcements

There were so many announcements during the WWDC keynote yesterday that even people who follow Apple for a living (and expected most of the details) were overwhelmed. New versions of iOS, OS X, and watchOS were only three of the biggies, alongside the official debut of Apple Music and a lot of …

Apple’s WWDC Keynote In 90 Seconds

Apple had a lot to announce at its Worldwide Developer Conference this morning, and it was easy to miss big news as it happened during the two-hour-plus keynote. We’ve summed it up right here, with links to our coverage if you want to know more.<p>Off the bat, Apple announced Mac OS X El Capitan. …

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12 biggest surprises after a week with Apple Watch

Far from being a superfluous device strictly for hard-core Apple fans, the Apple Watch is a surprisingly delightful and useful device.<p>Now that we’ve spent enough time with the latest gadget from the mothership, we’re noticing quite a few sweet little positives (and a couple negatives) about Apple …

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Mirvac joins the property crowdfunding rush

by Samantha Hutchinson<p>Diversified property group Mirvac has teamed up with online funder VentureCrowd on a new investment platform that could in time …

TomTom is Going Head-to-Head with GoPro with New Camera

When it comes to action cameras, GoPro is the one that springs to mind for most as it has monopolized the market for so long. Today, TomTom announced that it is venturing into the action space with its new Bandit camera.<p>It will be priced at $475 and available online in May.<p>Like the new Garmin VIRB …

Spectacular Drone Photos Catch Famous Places 'The Way They Were Designed To Be Seen'

Who needs a helicopter tour when you've got a drone?<p>This stunning photo series from photographer Amos Chapple features crystal-clear images of bucket-list tourist sites -- mostly in India and Russia -- that were shot entirely from a drone. The result is a heaping plate of EarthPorn that's anything …

Drones

6 Ways Millennials Should Invest $1,000

Millennials aren’t known for being major financial risk-takers, as evidenced by their avoidance of credit cards and preference for cash. They’re …

Personal Finance

5 Signs You Have No Money Management Skills

Good money management is about more than just being able to afford the essentials. It’s about being able to cope with the unexpected and grow your …