​How to upgrade from Ubuntu Linux 16.04 to 18.04

You can now smoothly move up from Ubuntu Linux 16.04, or later versions, to Ubuntu 18.04. Here’s how to do[…]

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Galaxy Note 9: All the rumors on specs, price, Aug. 24 sale date and Fortnite game – CNET

Samsung’s next big phone will go head-to-head with the 2018 iPhone. Search Tech Things: CNET Tech News

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Ericsson and LG sign mobility patent licence agreement

The confidential deal shows the value of Ericsson’s patent portfolio, according to the networking giant. Search Tech Things: Latest Tech[…]

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​Labor plans to stand up AU$3m Australian AI centre of excellence

The federal opposition has committed to investing AU$3 million to help establish a National Centre of AI Excellence that will[…]

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Star Trek sound-effects master Douglas Grindstaff dies at 87 – CNET

Next time you hear a Tribble coo, a transporter materialize or a phaser blast, remember the man who made it[…]

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Uber discontinues its self-driving truck program – Roadshow

Ride-hailing startup plans refocus on self-driving car effort. Search Tech Things: CNET Tech News

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IBM banks on strong history for success with AU$1b government contract

Big Blue’s VP and CTO of cloud told ZDNet that Australia is punching above its weight in technological adoption, after[…]

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Uber folds self-driving trucks division

The ride-hailing firm has decided to focus its efforts on developing self-driving passenger cars. Search Tech Things: Latest Tech News

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TSA’s new scanners could mean leaving your laptop, liquids in carry-on – CNET

Three cheers for easier security checks. Search Tech Things: CNET Tech News

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Killmonger would give Infinity War villain Thanos a fight – CNET

Now here’s a clash of the baddies we’d like to see. Can this be one of Doctor Strange’s 14 million[…]

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3D-printed guns: 21 states ask Trump admin for an emergency ban – CNET

Downloadable plans for untraceable guns are scheduled to hit the internet on Aug. 1. Search Tech Things: CNET Tech News

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Whirlpool wants to give you another cooking option in the kitchen – CNET

The appliance manufacturer has received a patent for a device that enables you to cook food with a water bath.[…]

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Galaxy S9 battery life isn’t as good as we had hoped – CNET

After more than four months of testing, our results are in. Search Tech Things: CNET Tech News

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MoviePass goes down again amid Mission: Impossible blackout, price hikes – CNET

If the film being blocked out didn’t deter you last weekend, perhaps having to pay extra will. Search Tech Things:[…]

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Halo Smart Labs is folding and your smart alarm smoke will soon turn dumb – CNET

The makers of the weather-sensing Halo+ Smoke Alarm have gone out of business, so your $130 smoke detector might soon[…]

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20 ways Warner thinks the US could crack down on Big Tech – CNET

Suggestions include creating GDPR-like data protection laws and funding media literacy programs. Search Tech Things: CNET Tech News

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Amazing scenes from the Overwatch League Grand Finals – CNET

The London Spitfire defeated the Philadelphia Fusion in the Overwatch League’s first ever Grand Finals, in front of a crowd[…]

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​Victoria’s environmental regulator goes cloud-first to capitalise on IoT

With the state government offering up AU$182.4 million to transform Environment Protection Authority Victoria into a ‘world class’ regulator, the[…]

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MoviePass Mission: Impossible blackout, surge pricing are a bummer – CNET

If the film being blocked out didn’t deter you last weekend, perhaps having to pay extra will. Search Tech Things:[…]

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New Pixel 3 leaked photos show deeper notch than iPhone X – CNET

The alleged Pixel 3 pictures show a deep notch, a 4GB RAM variant and a front-facing speaker on the phone’s[…]

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