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Alex Kidman

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Alex Kidman is the tech and telco editor at Finder. He's been a technology writer with experience spanning more than 20 years, writing and editing at Gizmodo, CNET, PC Magazine, Kotaku and many more. Alex has a Bachelor of Arts from the University of New England and a serious passion for retro gaming.

Latest articles by Alex Kidman

13 articles written by this author

Apple AirPods review: Great sound but limited utility

Apple’s AirPods deliver top quality sound, but their design needs refinement.

Alex Kidman 21 February 2019
Apple AirPods review: Great sound but limited utility

How does Xbox Game Pass work?

Microsoft's Xbox Live Game Pass provides you with a large library games to play each month for a single subscription fee.

Alex Kidman 25 May 2017
How does Xbox Game Pass work?

What is the Android operating system?

Android is the world's most popular mobile operating system, available on hundreds of phones from dozens of manufacturers. Here's what you need to know.

Alex Kidman 20 October 2016
What is the Android operating system?

How to switch from iPhone to Android

Thinking of switching from iPhone to Android? The differences aren’t as great as you might think, but there are some pitfalls to avoid.

Alex Kidman 10 August 2016
How to switch from iPhone to Android

Alcatel Go Play Review: Waterproof and budget-friendly

Alcatel’s Go Play offers a colourful mid-range alternative with excellent waterproofing features.

Alex Kidman 28 April 2016
Alcatel Go Play Review: Waterproof and budget-friendly

Apple iPad Pro 9.7 review: Smaller is better

Apple’s smaller iPad Pro is an excellent tablet, although the case for it as a full "productivity" device isn't quite as strong as Apple thinks it is.

Alex Kidman 15 April 2016
Apple iPad Pro 9.7 review: Smaller is better

Samsung Galaxy TabPro S vs Microsoft Surface Pro 4

Should you buy Samsung's tablet-centric Galaxy TabPro S or Microsoft's productivity-focused Surface Pro 4?

Alex Kidman 11 April 2016
Samsung Galaxy TabPro S vs Microsoft Surface Pro 4

Netflix goes global: How fast can you stream videos in different countries?

Netflix has gone global, but if you are travelling, what speeds and quality can you expect?

Alex Kidman 8 January 2016
Netflix goes global: How fast can you stream videos in different countries?

Netflix USA vs The World: Content libraries compared

Netflix has launched worldwide, and we’ve catalogued every available Netflix library to see how they compare.

Alex Kidman 8 January 2016
Netflix USA vs The World: Content libraries compared

Huawei Mate 8: Pricing and release date

Huawei’s latest flagship phone has fast charging, a high speed processor and a premium price point. Here’s what you need to know.

Alex Kidman 6 January 2016
Huawei Mate 8: Pricing and release date
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