Mac
WD’s My Book Live Duo personal cloud storage with dual drives
Sydney, Australia – January 18, 2012 – Western Digital , the world’s leader in digital storage solutions, today introduced My Book Live Duo, a personal cloud storage system that combines the benefits of shared storage and remote access with double-safe backup or increased capacity of a dual-drive system with RAID (Redundant Array of Independent Disks) technology. Double-Safe Backup Compatible with Mac® and PC operating systems, My Book Live Duo continuously maintains a second copy of all your files for real-time data backup in mirrored mode (RAID 1). Half the capacity is used to store users’ data and half is used...
Netgear Extreme Router
NETGEAR Launches New Router With Unique Features For Macs, Enhanced Capabilities and Performance for all Users
SYDNEY – 14 DECEMBER, 2011 – NETGEAR® has today launched the NETGEAR Wireless Extreme for Mac and PC (WNDRMAC).  The Wireless Extreme is the company’s first home router to be optimised for Mac-specific technologies – including native support for Apple’s Time Machine® back-up software and Bonjour® automated networking technology – in addition to the speed, range and premium features found in NETGEAR’s latest consumer routers. Many Australian homes now use both PC and Mac, in addition to iPhones, iPads, tablets and other devices, on their home networks.  The Wireless Extreme is designed from the ground up to offer a best-of-all-worlds...
New Philips Fidelio SoundSphere uses Wi-Fi and supports Apple’s AirPlay
Sydney, Australia – Philips today unveils the merging of two of its most successful product lines, SoundSphere and Fidelio, in order to bring music lovers the ultimate, full-fidelity listening experience. Combining the impressive functionality of its docking speaker range Fidelio, the superior sound quality of the Philips SoundSphere technology and Apple’s AirPlay®, the Philips Fidelio SoundSphere docking speakers deliver authentic sound – while your device simply stays in your hand. With AirPlay, these Fidelio docking speakers give you both an amazing sound and hassle-free access to all your music from iTunes. The Sound is in the design The amazing sound...
Silver Surfers
Repurposing a Retired Computer for Seniors In Your Family
My mum has recently started to learn how to use a computer. At the age of 82, this was quite a task for her to undertake, and as her assigned teacher and mentor, I am seeing some issues that I have not seen before. Although a highly intelligent and mentally alert and active person, a computer is a totally foreign thing to her. She has never held a mouse, for instance. Things that are second nature for me, things that I’ve been doing for over 25 years, I now need to look at from an entirely different perspective. Keeping this...
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