Apple’s New iPhone a “Big Leap Forward”

Apple has unveiled its new iPhone the company describes as “the biggest leap forward since the original”. The technology giant held its annual keynote presentation at the company’s new Cupertino campus in California, revealing its immediate technological future. Mr Cook revealed two new iPhone 8 models, the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus but the…

WAITTA INCITE Awards Honour Web Accessibility Provider

Dr Vivienne Conway, the winner of the Western Australian Technology and Telecommunications Alliance (WAITTA) INCITE Achiever of the Year award. Dr Conway, the Director of Web Key IT, who provide services including testing, accreditation, training and consulting to make websites more accessible for those with disabilities. Dr Conway said it was ‘such an honour’ and…

Finkel Recommendations Will Push Up Power Bills By 20 Percent

A 20 percent price hike on electricity is set to take place if the Turnbull government decides to adopt recommendations from the latest Finkel report. Prices are expected to surge from 26 cents to 46 cents per kilowatt, if the clean energy target, set out by the report is implemented. The recommendations outlined in the…

State Government Invest To Prevent Breast Cancer

A hand held imaging device created in WA to lower the number of breast cancer patients is being commercialised in the State as the starting point for local researchers and innovators to bring their innovations to market. The device will help reduce the amount of surgery needed by breast cancer sufferers and the State Government’s…

Virtual Reality, a show-stopper for Sexpo

This year’s Sex Expo, better known as Sexpo is on again this weekend. Offering an array of sexual, lifestyle and health related entertainment and products, the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre has come to life this weekend. Some of this year’s headlining acts include adult stars like Jesser Rhodes and Miss Universe Nude 2015. Bentleigh…

March for Science Draws Hundreds in Perth

The March for Science kicked off on Saturday, with rallies held in most of the Australian capitals and many cities around the world. The Perth rally attracted crowds of hundreds of people, as well as prominent speakers such as ex-Premier of WA Carmen Lawrence, and Professor Lyn Beazley, the ex-Chief Scientist of WA. The marches,…

Apple Remembers Steve Jobs

Apple Computers remembers Steve Jobs, who died on this day in 2011. Apple CEO Tim Cook sent an email to staff today, encouraging them to remember Steve and his spirt. Team- Tomorrow marks the second anniversary of Steve’s death. I hope everyone will reflect on what he meant to all of us and to the…

Minister Redman opens Global Skill Challenge

WA Work Force Development Minister Terry Redman has paid a visit to Polytechnic West before Thursday’s Global Skill Challenge in Perth. Mr Redman has toured different parts of the building this afternoon, from hairdressing, electronics, bricklaying, beauty therapy and many more. The minister has officially opened the event tonight, and during his visit he revealed…