April 2018

Published a story 12th Apr 2018 12:45 PM

WE get to review some pretty cool gadgets, but few go close to the stunning simplicity, power, performance and exceptional  results of DJI’s Mavic Air.

DJI Mavic Air: the ultimate drone for travellers

WE get to review some pretty cool gadgets, but few go close to the stunning simplicity, power, performance and exceptional results of DJI’s Mavic Air.

February 2018

Published a story 24th Feb 2018 6:46 AM

TRIBUTE: Dad had one of those smiles which would open up his face so much it would close his eyes.

Bill Furler remembered: God's great Aussie adventurer

TRIBUTE: Dad had one of those smiles which would open up his face so much it would close his eyes.

January 2018

Published a story 24th Jan 2018 5:40 PM

ANYONE who has lugged a full size drone in a hard carry case knows it’s no walk in the park.

DJI Mavic Air offers ultimate in drone portability

ANYONE who has lugged a full size drone in a hard carry case knows it’s no walk in the park.

Published a story 22nd Jan 2018 11:37 AM

SOME people get upset about things that don’t really matter, very quickly.

Girls in school shorts no gender neutrality plot

SOME people get upset about things that don’t really matter, very quickly.

Published a story 15th Jan 2018 10:35 AM

ARE hidden, unmanned and fixed cameras really the best way of dealing with offenders?

Hidden speed cameras do little to combat road toll

ARE hidden, unmanned and fixed cameras really the best way of dealing with offenders?

Published a story 2nd Jan 2018 2:31 PM

ICONIC German sound specialist Sennheiser together with Apogee have a created a super compact recording headset that can record sound in 3D.

Sennheiser’s Ambeo Smart Headset brings 3D sound to iPhone

ICONIC German sound specialist Sennheiser together with Apogee have a created a super compact recording headset that can record sound in 3D.

December 2017

Published a story 20th Dec 2017 11:49 AM

WHEN considering serious camera kit for aspiring photographers, Panasonic is probably not the first brand that comes to mind.

Panasonic Lumix G9 put to the test

WHEN considering serious camera kit for aspiring photographers, Panasonic is probably not the first brand that comes to mind.

November 2017

Published a story 30th Nov 2017 6:05 PM

GREAT ideas. Young people  are full of them.  But how often do we encourage them to dream big, think outside the square, innovate, and just create.

Great, zany ideas: Aussie youth share 5000 of them

GREAT ideas. Young people are full of them. But how often do we encourage them to dream big, think outside the square, innovate, and just create.

Published a story 30th Nov 2017 2:11 PM

PUT your feet up Australia and welcome the robot that not only vacuums your floors but mops them as well.

The talking bot that vacuums and mops your floors

PUT your feet up Australia and welcome the robot that not only vacuums your floors but mops them as well.

Published a story 28th Nov 2017 2:14 PM

COMING hot on the heels of the release of Apple’s iPhone X and Samsung’s Note8, Huawei’s Mate 10 is facing some stiff comparisons.

Huawei Mate 10 review: Bang for buck vs iPhone X, Note8

COMING hot on the heels of the release of Apple’s iPhone X and Samsung’s Note8, Huawei’s Mate 10 is facing some stiff comparisons.

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Mark Furler is APN Australian Regional Media’s group digital editor. He’s an award-winning journalist who has lived and worked on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast for more than 25 years. He’s passionate about fighting for a better go for locals. His awards include APN Editor of the Year, and involvement in three PANPA Newspaper of the Year wins for the Sunshine Coast Daily.