Adam Turner

Recent articles by Adam Turner

Xero now has 100,000 Australian users

Xero now has 100,000 Australian users

The cloud accounting vendor continues to draw more users in Australia.
Feb 27 2014, 4:33PM
Samsung's Galaxy S5: an Android phone worth waiting for?

Samsung's Galaxy S5: an Android phone worth waiting for?

If you’re thinking of upgrading to a new smartphone, this phone might be worth looking out for.
Feb 26 2014, 3:43PM
What are some of the cheapest Windows tablets in Australia?

What are some of the cheapest Windows tablets in Australia?

Windows tablets can be a lot more expensive than Android devices or iPads. Here are some of the Windows tablets at the cheaper end of the scale.
Feb 26 2014, 3:32PM
The intriguing new iPhone feature that might save you money

The intriguing new iPhone feature that might save you money

What interests us is the introduction of audio-only FaceTime calls with the iOS7 software update - it's perhaps the more intriguing aspect of the new iPhones.
Sep 11 2013, 12:31PM
Everything to know about downgrading Windows 8

Everything to know about downgrading Windows 8

Windows 8 is here, but what if you want to get Windows 7 and don't know where it is sold or how to find it? Read this article to find out how.
Jul 9 2013, 9:43AM
Buy a new laptop or wait? 4 hot laptops that might be coming this year

Buy a new laptop or wait? 4 hot laptops that might be coming this year

You'll find lots of Windows 8 laptops already on the shelves, but what's around the corner? Here are the four hot laptops Adam Turner has his eye out for this year.
Jul 4 2013, 10:36AM
Buy a new tablet or wait? 4 hot tablets to look out for

Buy a new tablet or wait? 4 hot tablets to look out for

Before you splash your hard-earned cash on a new tablet, is there something better on the way? Here are four hot tablets to watch out for later this year.
Jun 25 2013, 11:07AM
Why would I get a whitebox computer for work, instead of an off-the-shelf brand?

Why would I get a whitebox computer for work, instead of an off-the-shelf brand?

If you're looking to handle more than day-to-day office tasks, you might consider a tailor-made "Whitebox" computer rather than an off-the-shelf, brand name PC.
Jun 21 2013, 12:12PM
Microsoft sweetens upgrade deal on Windows 8 and Server 2012

Microsoft sweetens upgrade deal on Windows 8 and Server 2012

Microsoft is offering up to 15% off the latest versions of Windows, Server and Office for eligible businesses buying multiple licenses.
Jun 20 2013, 11:38AM
Adobe unveils major Creative Cloud update

Adobe unveils major Creative Cloud update

The upgrade lets you sync files to the cloud and share them with your colleagues
Jun 19 2013, 11:55AM
"Bonded" wireless connections deliver Australia's fastest wireless NBN

"Bonded" wireless connections deliver Australia's fastest wireless NBN

Two years after the NBN’s first mainland launch at Armidale, NSW, Fusion Broadband has announced it is delivering 40 Mbps wireless NBN speeds in Armidale.
Jun 18 2013, 1:08PM
Buy a new phone or wait? 5 hot phones to look for

Buy a new phone or wait? 5 hot phones to look for

Should you put your money down on that expensive new Samsung Galaxy S4, or is something better on the way? Here are 5 phones to watch out for this year.
Jun 17 2013, 11:33AM
Microsoft’s new Office Mobile app for iPhone looks handy, but there’s a catch

Microsoft’s new Office Mobile app for iPhone looks handy, but there’s a catch

Click here to see what the biggest hurdle to using Microsoft's just-announced Office Mobile app for the iPhone is.
Jun 17 2013, 11:02AM
Internode's new Biz bundles: What does a business-grade Internet plan include?

Internode's new Biz bundles: What does a business-grade Internet plan include?

Stepping up from a residential plan to a business-grade internet and voice plan from the likes of Internode or iiNet could make sense for your business.
Jun 14 2013, 11:00AM
Use Apple iWork? You'll be able to edit those docs on a Windows laptop

Use Apple iWork? You'll be able to edit those docs on a Windows laptop

Good news if you use Apple iWork to edit your documents. You'll soon be able to edit them in a browser on a Windows laptop too.
Jun 13 2013, 11:19AM
Why would you buy a Mac Pro instead of an iMac?

Why would you buy a Mac Pro instead of an iMac?

Apple's odd-looking new Mac Pro packs more grunt than ever, but why would you buy a Mac Pro instead of an iMac?
Jun 12 2013, 11:40AM
So you don't want to join the iPad army - which tablet should you pick?

So you don't want to join the iPad army - which tablet should you pick?

The iPad is one of the most popular choices for tablet buyers, but what's the next best choice? We asked technology writer Adam Turner to share his advice.
Jun 11 2013, 11:57AM
Make your iPhone waterproof and dirtproof

Make your iPhone waterproof and dirtproof

You need to think about more than impact trauma to protect your phone. Moisture and dust can be just as much trouble.
Jun 7 2013, 12:49PM
Optus launches Canberra TD-LTE network, unveils 4G Dual-Band devices

Optus launches Canberra TD-LTE network, unveils 4G Dual-Band devices

13 sites in Canberra were chosen for the initial launch, and Optus plans to grow this to over 50 sites later this year.
Jun 6 2013, 12:40PM
Mobotix MxActivitySensor reduces false alarms from your office IP surveillance cameras

Mobotix MxActivitySensor reduces false alarms from your office IP surveillance cameras

Security system offers a more reliable level of service while it also reduces bandwidth costs.
Jun 6 2013, 12:00PM

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