Three days with the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch isn't an iPhone replacement. It's a supplement to the iPhone.

It took me a good day to learn what all the buttons do, but now I'm used to it my favourite function is texting.

Mobile gaming for the blind

Gamer

The race is on to create better video games for blind and vision impaired players, using everyday technology and smart design.

Phones smarter than us

An Apple Watch is paired with an iPhone during a customer set up session at the company's flagship store in Sydney April 24, 2015. The Apple Watch goes on sale around the world on Friday, the final stage of a protracted launch of Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook's first new product, capping months of publicity and a frenetic two weeks of pre-orders.   REUTERS/Jason Reed

Renowned futurist says by the time the iPhone 11 is out, it will be as computationally intelligent as we are.

Using your Apple Watch

Those who haven't bought one yet will likely face a wait.

Apple Watches have arrived to the first group of people who had ordered one two weeks ago.

Rockstar rewards PC gamers

Grand Theft Auto V (PC)

REVIEW: It's hard to put into words how much better Grand Theft Auto V's PC version looks.

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digital living

Quake tower a site for selfies

A man takes a selfie at the historic Dharahara Tower, a city landmark damaged in Saturday's earthquake in Kathmandu.

"This is earthquake tourism. This is not right," one man says of the smiling selfies.

Chorus confirms 'Netflix effect'

Evening broadband performance is being hit by 'Netflix effect', research suggests.

A hero for video stores?

Google revenue up 12 per cent

gadgets

Five Apple Watch alternatives gallery

The Samsung Gear S has not just Bluetooth connectivity like most other smart watches but also WiFi, mobile broadband and voice-calling.

Tech companies from Samsung to Sony and Motorola have been in the smartwatch game a lot longer than Apple.

Lucky catch saves dying drone

A fleet-footed photographer has pulled off a miraculous catch to save his drone from a watery death.

Strontium lattice atomic clock means no more excuses for being late.

Most accurate atomic clock ever

A record-setting strontium atomic clock could "tick" for 15 billion years.

games

Brutal, bloody and brilliant

REVIEW: Mortal Kombat X builds on the best bits of the 2013 reboot and adds more characters, more depth and lots more gore.

A hero for video stores?

Video stores are a dying breed. But one man is leading a rebellion.

A screenshot of the Steam Workshop paid mods screen for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

Valve introduces paid mods to Skyrim

Gamers divided over Valve's move to paid Steam Workshop mods, starting with Skyrim.

social networking

The evolution of Invisible Boyfriend

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The site where money can buy you love.

Twitter opens direct messaging

You can now send personal messages to anyone on Twitter.

Twitter has embarked on an international tour to woo developers who can build new products for the service.

Twitter ratchets up abuse policy

Twitter is working on policies and tools to make its network a happier and safer place.

Apps

Mobile gaming for the blind

Gamer

The race is on to create better video games for blind and vision impaired players, using everyday technology and smart design.

Love in the age of Tinder

Love me tender Tinder… not. By all reports, people's interactions on Tinder are anything but tender.

Now you can send and receive messages to anyone on Twitter, if you so choose.

Twitter opens direct messaging

You can now send personal messages to anyone on Twitter.

Video

Movies preparing us for robot overlords

Let's take a moment and think about how movies are teaching us to regard the bleeding edge of cybernetic research.

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