Life & Technology – 2GB 8th October, 2022

Optus Consumer Data Breach – Update

You asked for a crib sheet on what you can do if your data is compromised by Optus or another personal information hack.

We have put together a crib sheet on that outlines the key steps to take to bring back control of your key personal information. There is a lot further to go with the Optus consumer information breach, but thankfully, so far at least we have not seen the sharing of the full data base list. Read more about protecting your personal information here.

Some of you have asked about watching the Bathurst 1000 on Kayo, in split screen mode. You can, provided you have the correct devices. Kayo has put together a list of devices and what level of split screen support you can achieve depending on the device.

Guests and Topics on the Show 

motorola has recently launched their newest edge 30 range. This week, we talked to  Kurt Bonnicci Head of Motorola for Australia and New Zealand who discussed more in detail all about the moto edge 30 range. 

Deep-Dive review format

It is now in two parts – a summary and a separate 300+ line database-driven spec, including over 70 tests to back up the findings. It also helps us compare different phones and features.

We use Fail (below expectations), Pass (meets expectations) and Exceed (surpasses expectations or is the class leader) against many of the items below. We occasionally give a Pass(able) rating that is not as good as it should be and a Pass ‘+’ rating to show it is good but does not quite make it to Exceed.  READ MORE.. 

Also this week, we learned that Matter is going live. According to their website, Matter is built around a shared belief that smart home devices should be secure, reliable and seamless to use. In line with this, we invited Chris Lau Managing Director from Laser Corporation to talk about Matter, what is it and when is it coming to smart home solutions in store. 

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