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Types of Australian internet connections

Types of Australian internet connectionschevron_right

You’ve probably heard a lot of jargon about different types of…
3 ways you can track your energy use

3 ways you can track your energy usechevron_right

Want to take control of your energy usage? We’ve got you…
These apps could save you money

These apps could save you moneychevron_right

Managing your funds can be tricky. For those who don’t love…
5 reasons to manage your accounts online

5 reasons to manage your accounts onlinechevron_right

Many of us love the immediacy of the internet, so it…
5 beach gadgets to see you through summer

5 beach gadgets to see you through summerchevron_right

There’s nothing as quintessentially Australian as a day down the beach,…
Smart Meters Revolutionising Electricity Supply

Smart Meters Revolutionising Electricity Supplychevron_right

Smart meters are quickly replacing digital meters, providing customers with real-time…
Smart Meters for Managing Electricity Usage

Smart Meters for Managing Electricity Usagechevron_right

Origin is connecting more of its customers with smart meters. Find…
Turn any room into a cinema from $20

Turn any room into a cinema from $20chevron_right

From the affordable to top of the range, we’ve curated a…
Monday Motivation – DIY solar chandelier

Monday Motivation – DIY solar chandelierchevron_right

Watch as the BuzzFeed team demonstrates how to turn an old…
Tech gifts for anyone under $200 this Christmas

Tech gifts for anyone under $200 this Christmaschevron_right

Buying a tech gadget as a gift this Christmas doesn’t need…
Monday Motivation – Solar Cooker

Monday Motivation – Solar Cookerchevron_right

A company has created a solar-powered cooker that can not only…
Future Innovation – Sustainable showers

Future Innovation – Sustainable showerschevron_right

This handy piece of bathroom innovation could help you save energy.
Game On: Mobile battery power savings tips

Game On: Mobile battery power savings tipschevron_right

Augmented reality has transformed every-day gaming into intense and immersive game-play,…
How smart home tech can change your life

How smart home tech can change your lifechevron_right

Ever wondered what it means to have a ‘smart home’ or…
How stuff works: Tesla Powerwall

How stuff works: Tesla Powerwallchevron_right

'Batteries not included' might be a term you hear when buying…
Monday Motivation – HandEnergy

Monday Motivation – HandEnergychevron_right

A device that allows you to generate your own clean energy…
How stuff works: your TV

How stuff works: your TVchevron_right

Have you ever wondered how your TV works? We delve into…
3 perfect Christmas gifts for the woman in your life

3 perfect Christmas gifts for the woman in your lifechevron_right

With just a few days to go before Christmas, we’d hope…
Top 5 hottest gadget gifts for guys this Christmas

Top 5 hottest gadget gifts for guys this Christmaschevron_right

Let’s face it, men can be tricky to buy for at…
An easy way to take control of your energy bills

An easy way to take control of your energy billschevron_right

This year we launched our very first Origin Energy App, making…
Future Energy – Solar paint is now a thing

Future Energy – Solar paint is now a thingchevron_right

Imagine you're searching for that perfect paint to give your home…
5 low energy tips to light up your night

5 low energy tips to light up your nightchevron_right

Save energy on your outdoor lighting by following these simple outdoor…
Solar make me feel like I’m in charge

Solar make me feel like I’m in chargechevron_right

Bruce from Big Family Little Income shares his top five solar…
The smart homes of the future are here now

The smart homes of the future are here nowchevron_right

Do you ever leave your house and wonder if you turned…
Do you think you can tell a person’s age by their gadgets?

Do you think you can tell a person’s age by their gadgets?chevron_right

What appliances could you not bare to live without? We asked…
Electricity meters: Traditional & Smart

Electricity meters: Traditional & Smartchevron_right

A smart meter is a digital meter that’s located at a…
What makes a smart grid so smart?

What makes a smart grid so smart?chevron_right

Smart grids bring computer technology to the electricity grid. Find out…
How to upgrade to a smart home for under $300

How to upgrade to a smart home for under $300chevron_right

Turning your humble abode into a tech-savvy smart home doesn’t have…
IKEA’s augmented reality app lets you virtually furnish your home

IKEA’s augmented reality app lets you virtually furnish your homechevron_right

Moving into a new home? You can now use an augmented…
Five everyday items boosted by solar

Five everyday items boosted by solarchevron_right

We take a look at everyday items that have been boosted…
Customers set to benefit from smarter and easier energy solutions

Customers set to benefit from smarter and easier energy solutionschevron_right

Innovation reigns supreme for smart customers looking to reduce their usage…
How stuff works: your kettle

How stuff works: your kettlechevron_right

There's nothing as comforting as putting on the kettle and sitting…
8 tech breakthroughs we love

8 tech breakthroughs we lovechevron_right

Smart phones have really only been popular with the masses since…
Tesla finally begins production on much-awaited solar roof tiles

Tesla finally begins production on much-awaited solar roof tileschevron_right

A Tesla isn’t just something to park in your driveway. The…
Solar panelled roads to be installed in France

Solar panelled roads to be installed in Francechevron_right

France has made global headlines again for its move towards renewable…
What our homes will look like in the future

What our homes will look like in the futurechevron_right

Technology is changing the way we are living and creating smarter…
5 apps to help you discover your new neighbourhood eats

5 apps to help you discover your new neighbourhood eatschevron_right

Moving into a new neighbourhood is exciting. Check out our favourite…