Redflow offering grid-scale battery with the Energy Pod Z

Australian sustainable energy storage company Redflow, has released a new YouTube video introducing its new Energy Pod Z energy storage module. While the company had focused on home and commercial applications for their zinc-bromine-based batteries, now comes a new high-voltage, high-capacity, grid-scale product. The Redflow Energy Pod Z module integrates 16 Redflow batteries with world-leading…

JBL goes off with a new wireless earbud range to suit every lifestyle

JBL ANZ just announced no less than 4 wireless earbuds. This range of new audio products aims to address the needs of all lifestyles and includes the LIVE FREE NC+, CLUB PRO+, TUNE 215TWS, adding to the recently announced TUNE 225TWS. If you haven’t yet made the transition to wireless earbuds or headphones, they are…

In case you weren’t aware, Elon Musk hosted SNL over the weekend

Elon Musk hosted SNL over the weekend and if you managed to miss it, here’s his monologue along with a bunch of other sketches. It goes surprisingly well considering he’s not an actor, has Asperger’s, and is generally just a really, really odd person. He has such a strange communication style and for some reason…

Roblox hits Q1 bookings of $652.3 million, up 161%, in first report as public company

Did you miss GamesBeat Summit 2021? Watch on-demand here!  Roblox, the platform for Lego-like user-generated games, reported its earnings for the first time as a publicly traded company. This met analysts’ expectations. Bookings for the first quarter ended March 31 were $652.3 million, up 161% from the same quarter a year ago. Roblox has done…

Fauna CEO says cloud APIs help developers build apps without a database

Join Transform 2021 this July 12-16. Register for the AI event of the year. Advances in distributed, serverless computing have changed how databases are used in modern application development. For its part, startup Fauna set out to make database development more developer friendly with cloud APIs. Fauna is not a database in the traditional sense.…

Elon Musk’s Saturday Night Live appearance will be streamed around the world (updated)

Saturday Night Live is one of those late-night American shows that has never really gone down well in Australia. Thanks to the challenges of international timezones, some very US-based humour, and the exclusive rights held by Foxtel, means many Australians don’t watch and have probably never watched a full episode of SNL. While there’s the…

Google faces $5B lawsuit in U.S. for tracking ‘private’ internet use

(Reuters) – Google was sued on Tuesday in a proposed class action accusing the internet search company of illegally invading the privacy of millions of users by pervasively tracking their internet use through browsers set in “private” mode.FILE PHOTO: A 3D printed Google logo is seen in this illustration taken April 12, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File…