Luke Hopewell

A fresh recruit onto the tech journalism battlefield, Luke Hopewell is eager to see some action. After a tour of duty in the belly of the Telstra beast, he is keen to report big stories on the enterprise beat. Drawing on past experience in radio, print and magazine, he plans to ask all the tough questions you want answered.

Latest Posts

Portal turret comes alive in robot project

Portal found a way of taking automated gun turrets and turning them into something adorable. That's why we were super excited when we saw that someone had built a working one in real life.

May 14, 2012 by Luke Hopewell

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Apple's 'Ghostbusters' spoof slimes IBM

After the mind bender that was Steve Jobs as Franklin D Roosevelt, your brain should be just about ready to see Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs doing their own version of Ghostbusters in a video that was aimed at getting IBM out of the enterprise market.

May 10, 2012 by Luke Hopewell


How to fix a stuck pixel

IT operating budgets are getting tighter and tighter, so the last thing you need is to be replacing a laptop screen or monitor because of a dead pixel.

April 19, 2012 by Luke Hopewell


Ditch your Instagram, keep your photos

Applying for that dream corporate job is stressful enough, so who needs recruiters looking at your old, incriminating Instagram photos in the process? Here's how to save them before you nuke your account.

April 13, 2012 by Luke Hopewell

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How to activate Google Account Activity

In a bid to help you figure out where your time vanishes everyday, Google is rolling out a light version of its Analytics product to Gmail customers called Account Activity, which is like catnip for statistics nerds like me.

March 29, 2012 by Luke Hopewell

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Watch Qantas gut and re-fit a 747

Ever wanted to see how Qantas reconfigures a multi-deck 747 aircraft with bigger seats, fancier screens and nicer facilities? Wonder no more, with this time-lapse video from the Flying Kangaroo.

March 21, 2012 by Luke Hopewell