Tech trends shaking up the Australian retail sector in 2024
Resurgence of RFID technology, generative AI with voice commerce, unified supply chain management, and AR integration is set to revolutionise Australia's retail scene.
Study reveals stark discrepancy in perceived AI use at work
A new study has revealed executives believe artificial intelligence is more commonly used in the workplace than employees perceive.
Ramco Systems appoints senior leaders for its Global Payroll Business
Ramco Systems has appointed Paul Nikhil Prasad as Business Head of Managed Payroll Services to contribute to its HR and Payroll business growth.
Hands-on review: Nanoleaf Essentials Light Bulbs
There is a veritable panoply of colour schemes and I found one that matched my editor’s mood when I’ve made too many typos.
Sony announces new Bravia range with cutting-edge processor
Powered by the Cognitive Processor XR, the BRAVIA TV’s use a new processing method designed to replicate the ways humans see and hear.
Lenovo unveils new laptops, tablets and Amazon Alexa Show Mode
Lenovo unveils new NEC consumer products at CES 2021, including the IdeaPad 5G laptop, Lenovo Tab P11 tablet, and Amazon Alexa Show Mode on select PCs.
Are they spying? Young people wary of virtual assistants
Young consumers fret over virtual assistants' privacy risks, finds Maintel study.
Fitbit launches Versa 2 with Amazon Alexa, announces new subscription service
Fitbit Versa 2 debuts with Alexa, Spotify, enhanced sleep tracking and 5+ day battery life.
Jabra’s environment-aware headphones hit Aotearoa
The headphones include SmartSound that automatically adjusts the sound and noise cancelling based on the user’s environment.
Alexa to join the living room through LG TVs
LG adds Alexa to 2019 AI TVs in Australia and NZ, enhancing the smart home experience with seamless voice control.
Are we security-ready for Alexa in the office?
As home-IoT devices such as smart assistants head into the office, there will be a raft of new security challenges that will need to be addressed.
LG makes TVs smarter with new AI processors
Latest TVs from LG use deep learning to enhance the video and audio output and introduces integration with Alexa.
Review: The Sonos Beam - more than a soundbar
Sonos’ is one of the serious contenders in the smart speaker market. Is the Beam soundbar worth taking seriously? I think it actually might be.
Search to purchase will cause voice AI tech to bloom
This year it is estimated that over 100 million smart speakers will be installed - but it isn’t going to stop there.
AWS adds new smart scheduling functionality to Alexa
The ‘Alexa Smart Scheduling Assistant’ is designed to help users schedule 1:1 meetings with multiple participants.
Google beats Amazon to first place in smart speaker war
Google overtakes Amazon in the booming smart speaker market as global shipments surge by 210%.
Air New Zealand launching as a skill on Amazon Alexa
Air New Zealand to integrate with Alexa, offering flight updates via voice command in Australasia.
Ask SEEK to find you a job with Alexa
SEEK pioneers voice-activated job search in Aus with Alexa skills.
The AI smoke detector you never knew you needed
Onelink Safe & Sound merges home safety with smart tech in a 3-in-1 device.
Amazon Music Unlimited arrives in 28 countries
Amazon Music Unlimited expands into 28 more countries, offering a catalogue of over 40 million songs and thousands of playlists to more listeners.
Three epic speakers we want for summer adventures
Get ready for a summer of sun, food, and Christmas festivities with these top three speakers for your holiday season.
AWS brings Alexa to the enterprise with Alexa for Business
The new AWS service makes it easy for companies to voice-enable their offices with Alexa, giving workers an intelligent assistant.
No thanks Alexa: Aussies reluctant to embrace AI home assistants
Aussies wary of AI shopping, only 5% use home assistants.
Alexa, how much are you worth? $6 billion apparently
Smart home gadget market to hit $6bn, with devices set to triple in value by 2021, in the wake of rising consumer interest.