Category Archives: Converging Tech

Google – Driverless cars, Computer glasses, Oh My!

Google is testing the limits of technology with a working prototype of a driverless car and now with the development of computer glasses naming it Project Glass. Having unveiled the concept to programmers at Google’s 3 day I/O, people got … Continue reading

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Apple iPad Strikes Down Samsung Galaxy in Germany

A court in Düsseldorf, Germany has ruled that Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 10.1 is to be banned in the country due to their infringement on Apple’s iPad patents.  The judge ruled that Korea’s Samsung has developed a device that has too … Continue reading

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Google Expands Their Patent Portfolio With IBM Sale

IBM Corp. has sold approximately 1000 patents (pending and issued) to Google Inc. two weeks ago.  The purchase was filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office so as to strengthen Google’s patent portfolio. It’s become more and more important … Continue reading

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World’s first glasses-free 3D laptop – Toshiba Qosmio F750 3D

On the 5th of July, Toshiba launched its laptop which is marketed worldwide and provides never seen before features such as: the visualization of 3D content without requiring special glasses and also the ability to view 2D and 3D content … Continue reading

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Fears for Wave and Pay Cards

Fraud experts have raised their concern about wave and pay cards, advising users to take extra care with their personal information. It has been reported that overseas there has been theft of thousands of dollars with wave and pay cards. … Continue reading

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ANZ and Visa Mobile Phone Payments

The replacement of credit cards by mobile phone payments in Australia are apparently no closer to be launched even after a successful four week trial conducted by ANZ Bank and Visa. It was in April that Visa indicated near field … Continue reading

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Internet TV with Telestra!

With the release of Telstra’s Foxtel T- Box package and Fetch TV, the war for the hearts and wallets of Australian consumers wanting internet-delivered television has intensified. It is reported that the Foxtel T-Box service will be rolled out next … Continue reading

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