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Google unveils Pixel 3, Home Hub and a new Pixel tablet: Australian release details

Matt Blowes  October 10, 2018 Hardware, Technology, IT Trends

 
New phones and assistant capabilities were the focus, but Google's new high-end tablet doesn't appear to be making its way to Australia.

Microsoft Surface Pro 6, Laptop 2 & Studio 2 Australian release details

Matt Blowes  October 03, 2018 Hardware, Software, IT Trends

 
Microsoft shows off a new generation of Surface laptops, tablets & desktops with new specs aimed at improving performance. Plus a surprise headset was announced.

Microsoft Office 2019 released for Windows & Mac

Matt Blowes  September 25, 2018 Office 365, Software, Cloud Services

 
A milestone release for Microsoft Office has arrived but it might be the most lacklustre in its history. See when the Office 2019 release is available and why Office 365 has stolen the show.

Password AutoFill makes it easy to use a password manager

Matt Blowes  September 24, 2018 Security, Software, BYOD

 
Logging into services on your iPhone and iPad is now remarkably easy. It can be done as quickly as triggering Face ID or Touch ID. Password AutoFill makes typing in usernames and passwords a thing of the past.

iPhone XS and iPhone XR: Australian launch details

Matt Blowes  September 13, 2018 Hardware, IT Trends, Technology

 
The most expensive iPhone ever has arrived. Here's everything you need to know about the new iPhone XS and iPhone XR. Including how much each model costs in Australia and when they can be purchased.

Outlook redesign revealed, coming soon

Matt Blowes  September 11, 2018 Office 365, Cloud Services

 
Microsoft have unveiled a significant but familiar redesign for Outlook. A sleeker look with less clutter is the clear priority. Some users may see the changes in a matter of days or weeks, but others might be left waiting for months. Those without Office 365 won't see it at all.

Introducing the Sentrian Help knowledge-base

Matt Blowes  September 04, 2018 News & Announcements, How To, Sentrian One

 
We've launched a new online help centre to provide quick information and guides to complete simple and useful IT tasks. Meet Sentrian Help.

Vodafone & TPG announce merger

Matt Blowes  August 30, 2018 Connectivity, IT Trends

 
Worth an estimated $15 billion, the new giant telco will rival Optus in size as the merged company looks to shake up Australia's mobile market.

Digital transformation leading tech trends in 2018

Matt Blowes  August 28, 2018 IT Trends, Opinion, Digital Strategy

 
Digital transformation is changing the way we look at maintaining and improving IT. Businesses are demanding more use-cases, while becoming more and more reliant on IT functionality.