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Australia welcomes Android Pay, despite Apple Pay snub

Australian banks including Westpac, ANZ and Macquarie have announced that they will soon accept contactless payments made via Android Pay — although would-be Apple Pay customers are still being left out in the cold. The reason? Banks still aren’t happy with Apple’s terms for its mobile payments solution, and showing that they are willing to […]

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Apple Pay says ‘G’day’ to Australia

Apple Pay has finally made its way to iPhone and Apple Watch users in the Land Down Under, but only if they’re using American Express. One day after the mobile payments service launched in Canada, Apple has flipped the switch for Apple Pay in Australia, allowing iOS device owners to make payments at any retailer […]

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Apple Pay goes live in Canada, coming soon to Australia

Apple Pay launches in Canada today — making the country of Tim Hortons, hockey and maple syrup the third place in the world to receive Apple’s mobile payments technology, following the U.S. and United Kingdom. Apple has also announced that the service is set to launch in Australia later this week, although a specific day has […]

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Apple’s fitness guru hits the road for tour of Japan, China, and Australia

Apple Watch could become one of the most important devices you can shackle yourself to, so to amp up the Apple faithful into more heatlh-focused nerds, Apple has sent fitness guru Jay Blahnik on a special events tour in Australia,… Read more ›

Apple didgeridon’t own the term ‘App Store’ in Australia

In some bad news for Apple, Australia’s Federal Court has rejected an appeal by the company to trademark the term “App Store.” In a ruling made Wednesday, judge Justice Yates dismissed Apple’s case and ordered it to pay the court costs… Read more ›

Apple didgeridon’t own the term ‘App Store’ in Australia

In some bad news for Apple, Australia’s Federal Court has rejected an appeal by the company to trademark the term “App Store.” In a ruling made Wednesday, judge Justice Yates dismissed Apple’s case and ordered it to pay the court costs… Read more ›

Woz is moving to Australia to become a professor

Steve Wozniak changed the world when he co-founded Apple with Steve Jobs to create the first personal computer. Now after decades revolutionizing the tech world, he’s ready to impart his wisdom to the top tech minds in Australia. University of… Read more ›

New Apple Store to be built in the biggest shopping mall in Western Australia

Apple is set to open its third brick-and-mortar retail store in Western Australia, at the Lakeside Joondalup shopping mall in Joondalup, Perth. The 5,000 square-foot location will be part of a major revamp of the shopping center, that will see… Read more ›

iOS 7.1 Users In The U.K. & Australia Will Be Able To Select Siri’s Gender

While all attention is currently being placed on the new fourth iOS 7.1 beta, a feature that seems to have skipped most people’s attention is that beta version 3 includes a female counterpart to the British male variant of Siri,… Read more ›     

iTunes Radio Coming To U.K, Canada, Australia And New Zealand By Early 2014

iTunes Radio is currently limited to the United States, but according to a report from Bloomberg, Apple is gearing up to expand the service internationally in the coming months. The U.K, Canada, Australia and New Zealand are all reportedly set to gain access by “early 2014.” Offering iTunes Radio outside of the U.S. is complicated because […]

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