That change was perhaps an inevitable development since Wesfarmers acquired Coles Group, the owner of both companies, back in 2007. In practice, it means that once the current financial year is over, the only options where you can grab geek gear and score FlyBuys points are Kmart and Target, neither of which exactly have a wide range of tech stuff in stock. With that said, if your credit card lets you accumulate frequent flyer points, you might score a free flight a lot faster by purchasing your PCs and other geek needs that way.
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Angus has been writing professionally about technology since 1994 and breaking it for even longer. He is based in Sydney but spends a frankly unhealthy portion of his life on the road, tracking down the latest stories. In 2011, he won the IT Journo Award For Best Consumer Technology Journalist and Consensus IT Writers Award for Best Technical Writer for his work on Lifehacker; about time too.