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New High-Speed Workforce Enterprise Printers Launched by Epson

The next generation of business grade inkjet printers, dubbed the WorkForce Enterprise, have been launched by Epson Australia. The WorkForce Enterprise WF-C20590 A3 printer is reported to be ultra-fast, printing at 100 pages per minute and promise to deliver power and consumable savings when compared to laser printers. It’s younger […]

Nokia Brings Iconic Snake Game Back for Facebook Messenger

HMD Global, the new home of Nokia phones, have brought the iconic game of snakes back from the dead for Facebook Messenger. Snake for Messenger is built on Facebook’s instant games cross platform giving you a consistent experience across any device you use with Messenger. One big difference this time […]

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Thecus W4810 Windows Storage Server NAS Reviewed

Late last year we were lucky enough to road test the Thecus W2810Pro Windows Storage Server (WSS) NAS. Here we are again in 2017, with the new W4810 WSS NAS, a new 4-disk storage appliance from Thecus. Like the W2810Pro, the W4810 is also built upon Microsoft’s Windows Storage Server 2012 […]

QNAP TVS-473 4-Disk NAS Reviewed

QNAP seem to be sharing the love across multiple processor manufacturers by pairing them with products that match their capability. In their latest lineup, the TVS-x73 series, QNAP have partnered with AMD to deliver a NAS solution based on the AMD R-Series Quad-core SoC. We take a look at the […]

D-Link Omna 180 Cam HD Reviewed

D-Link recently announced the availability of the Omna 180 Cam HD in the Australian and New Zealand markets. We were fortunate enough to have early access to one to take for a test drive. Before we dive into that, let’s cover off some of the key features that were discussed […]

Epson LabelWorks LW-600P Label Printer Reviewed

Most people think Brother P-Touch when you talk about label makers but did you know that Epson also play in this space? The Epson LabelWorks LW-600P label maker is a Bluetooth connected printer that can be used with iOS, Android, Windows and Mac OS. With the start of the school […]

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Monitoring Solar Generation and Power Consumption

Around 3.5yrs ago, I wrote an article around monitoring solar generation and household consumption. The equipment used was a CurrentCost EnviR, Bluetooth and a windows virtual machine. Over time, this evolved to a Raspberry Pi 2 and Linux. However, as my CurrentCost EnviR died and the UK company that supported […]

High-end PCs Can’t Support 4K UHD Streaming

You may be surprised that your high-end gaming PC isn’t going to support streaming 4K video sources such as Netflix.  While many of these services – Netflix, Hulu, Vudu and Amazon – have offered 4K streaming, it’s not offered on PCs, which means home theater PC owners must use lower […]

DIY Home Surveillance With Mixed WiFi and PoE Cameras

We recently looked at a simple home surveillance network with the D-Link DCS2330L and the DNR202L. In this article, we look at a slightly more complicated surveillance environment with the inclusion of the DCS4602EV and DGS-1008p Power over Ethernet switch. Storage devices from Synology (NVR216) and QNAP (TS-451+) will also be […]