24 Dec 2016

2016: the year in tech

From This Way Up, 12:35 pm on 24 December 2016

keyboard Photo: (Pixabay Public Domain)

We hit a downtown electronics retailer with our tech correspondent Peter Griffin to review what's been hot (quite literally in one notable case) in 2016, and to examine some emerging product lines and technologies.

It's been a year where virtual reality has well and truly arrived, and Bluetooth personal audio has taken off.

And watch out for the arrival of more chatbots and the rise of the personal voice-activated "assistant" in 2017.

Peter Griffin

Peter Griffin Photo: Supplied