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Is Call of Duty: Modern Warfare as good as the hype?

Posted by November 25th 2019

As Infinity Ward and Activision come together for another controversial instalment in the Call of Duty franchise, gamers across the world are all wondering – is Modern Warfare worth the hype? With the introduction of …

Optus ditches contracts with all-new phone plans

Posted by November 25th 2019

New year, new plans: we're not quite at the end of 2019, but Optus is welcoming 2020 with a mobile plan makeover. The telco has has revamped its range of postpaid plans, ditching lock-in contracts …

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Miele Vacuum Black Friday sales

Posted by November 29th 2019

German brand Miele is well known for high-end household appliances, including ovens, dishwashers and vacuums. With prices going above $1,000 for Miele’s popular vac range, Black Friday may be an ideal time to snap up …

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Victorian Default Offer prices going up, but here’s how to save

Posted by December 4th 2019

Just months after seeing electricity bills slashed in light of new industry reforms designed to make comparing and saving easier, Victorian households on default tariffs have been told they can expect prices to increase. The state’s …

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EnergyAustralia trials phone plan style energy deals

Posted by December 4th 2019

Ever sat down on the couch in the evening and thought to yourself: “I wish my energy bill was more like a phone plan”? Well, if that’s you, get comfortable because EnergyAustralia has some big …

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Vodafone offering 12 months of Amazon Prime with Samsung phones

Posted by November 21st 2019

Telcos offering free subscriptions on select phone plans is nothing new. However, Vodafone’s newest plan perk is definitely different to the offers we’ve seen in the past. Vodafone is now offering 12 months of Amazon Prime …

Mate Communicate shakes up mobile with new SIM-only plans and bundles

Posted by November 20th 2019

Australian broadband provider Mate Communicate is branching out into the mobile market - launching a new suite of SIM-only postpaid phone plans at some seriously competitive prices. The award-winning telco, which has specialised in low-price NBN …

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Disney+ is now live in Australia!

Posted by November 22nd 2019

Aussie Disney fans rejoice — Disney+ is finally here! It’s been a long time coming, but after months of news and content announcements, the wait is over. While Disney Plus has been available in the US, and Canada …

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Jack Ryan Review: Spy action with a side of despot

Posted by November 18th 2019

Jack Ryan is the U.S. answer to James Bond (minus the martinis and misogyny). He came all guns blazing to our screens on Amazon Prime Video in season one, when he transformed from a desk-bound …