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Sony's VAIO VPCL118FG touchscreen all-in-one PC is intended to act as a multimedia centre, with a digital TV tuner and Blu Ray DVD drive included in the unit. The 24-inch monitor is going to make your DVDs, YouTube videos and games look amazing with the full HD 1080p resolution.

Cool Websites31 October 2010

Here at CyberShack, we like surfing the net, and on occasion you come across some cool and quirky websites, like these:

Cisco Flip Camera31 October 2010

Cisco says the essence of its flip camera is simple – you take video as easily as you can take a photo.

The quality of the video is good, with its resolution being full HD. It has the ability to record up to two hours of video. It doesn’t claim to be as good as a proper camcorder, but is far superior to what you can get on a mobile phone.

Windows Phone 731 October 2010

Microsoft’s aim was to design a mobile phone operating systems which that bring the things you care about front and centre on your phone, able to be seen at a glance, and retrieved with far less steps.

Optus is running a comp that will see up to $100,000 in prizes doled out to three SMBs and one lucky Enterprise business. For more details click here.

CyberShack and Harvey Norman have teamed up to give away a $100 Harvey Norman voucher in our "Become a friend of CyberShack and Harvey Norman" competition.

25 Years of Toshiba31 October 2010

Toshiba celebrates is silver anniversary this year and decided to have a fashion show to celebrate.

The year was 1985 and Toshiba released the T1100 – the world’s first laptop made for the mass market. It came with a handle for carrying, and instead of a hard drive, featured two 3.5-inch floppy drives!

Billed as the Olympics of e-sports, the World Cyber Games has been held since the year 2000, growing each year in competition and recognition. This year’s finals were held at the Los Angeles Convention Centre from September 30 to October 3rd.

When Android Apps Go Bad29 October 2010

By Mike Wheeler

Review: Mafia II29 October 2010

By Nick Rudenno

Vodafone’s marketing team has gone into overdrive with the company announcing a party of epic proportions  Vodafone announced the official arrival of the Vodafone Android  Man, the largest Android ever to be seen in Australia, here to launch the first ever Vodafone Android Island Party, and an exciting three day on

Goldeneye Tank Trailer28 October 2010

Check out the tank gameplay from the upcoming Goldeneye game being released by Activision.

  • Dedicated thumb modifier keys
  • 100 programmable keys
  • Macro capabilities

Manufacturer of peripheral gaming gear, Razer, has released a new entry for its MMO Gaming product line, a keyboard called the Razer Anansi. 

  • 25 percent of smartphone users have used a premium SMS service
  • 38 percent of people receive unwanted premium SMSs
  • Parents want more control over kids’ SMS expenditure

New research by the Australian Communications and Media Authority

The Star Wars Saga continues with the release of Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II, the sequel to the fastest-selling Star Wars game ever created, which has sold more than seven million copies worldwide.

  • Offers of personal gifts for Halloween
  • Trying to get you to buy Halloween-related costumes
  • Opening spam gives scammers access to computer

Halloween themed e-mails are being used to disguise online scams, often with the promise of fun

  • Vietnam least safe country domain
  • Japan most safe domain
  • Aussie makes top 10 safest domain

In the latest survey by security software specialist McAfee, Australia’s domain name, .au, comes in as one of the 10 safest.

By Branko Miletic

Remember the saying: “if it were any tougher, it would rust”? Well, it must have been invented for this little point and shoot digital camera from Olympus.

By Charlie Brown

While at the World Cyber Games, myself and a few of the other players - including Asphalt 5 gold medallist, Charlie Elliott - spent some time at the Samsung stand checking out some of the new products that were on display.

  • $100,000 worth of prizes
  • One Enterprise winner; 3 SMB winners
  • Compete against Chris Judd/Matt Giteau

Optus Business is calling on IT teams across Australia to demonstrate innovation and teamwork in overcoming their IT challenges with