LG G4 details leaked ahead of tomorrows announcement

LG G4 details leaked ahead of tomorrows announcement

LG will be announcing their 2015 flagship tomorrow, but we’ve seen a fair bit of the phone already. LG themselves have confirmed some of the specs both on purpose, and inadvertently. Now Evan Blass (Evleaks) has come through with the goods again, leaking the specs for the G4 on his new tech blogging home – Mashable. After accidentally leaking their[Read More…]

in Phones by at 3:15 pm on April 28, 2015
Optus and Qantas shut down Frequent Flyer points earning on Optus accounts

Optus and Qantas shut down Frequent Flyer points earning on Optus accounts

Optus and Qantas have today announced that they will be ending their partnership, which allowed Optus customers to accrue Qantas Frequent Flyer (QFF) points on account payments. The program, which launched over three years ago, will end on the 30th of June, though customers will continue to earn QFF points on any bills paid up until that date and any[Read More…]

in Carriers, Other by at 2:43 pm on April 28, 2015
Samsung lists off their Galaxy Gifts for customers purchasing the Galaxy S6/S6 Edge

Samsung lists off their Galaxy Gifts for customers purchasing the Galaxy S6/S6 Edge

Samsung has been delivering an array of freebies with their phones – calling the selection the ‘Galaxy Gifts’ for a number of generations now. The package includes a number of both free applications, subscriptions and in-app bonuses. Samsung has finally released the list of bonuses available with the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge and it’s as usual chock full of[Read More…]

in Phones by at 2:29 pm on April 28, 2015
Sony Xperia P2 leaks showing a massive 4,240mAh battery

Sony Xperia P2 leaks showing a massive 4,240mAh battery

Sony is gearing up to release another handset soon, with an Xperia P2 showing up over night which has some pretty decent specs. While the Xperia Z4 probably won’t be hitting Australia – with Sony Mobile Australia advising ‘We are considering the feasibility in other markets’, perhaps we’ll see the Xperia P2. The Xperia P2 has shown up on Chinese[Read More…]

in Phones by at 12:34 pm on April 28, 2015
Lenovo launches the ThinkCentre Chromebox and Chromebox combo package
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Lenovo launches the ThinkCentre Chromebox and Chromebox combo package

At a show in Las Vegas in the US, Lenovo has launched their first Chromebox. While they’ve produced a number of Chromebooks for the US and international markets, this is the first time Lenovo has ventured into the desktop side of things, showing there’s a real market for the lightweight ChromeOS systems on desktops. The Chromebox is called the ‘ThinkCentre[Read More…]

in Chrome Devices by at 12:17 pm on April 28, 2015
Swiftkey launches Greenhouse a new place to work out ideas and debuts Clarity Keyboard

Swiftkey launches Greenhouse a new place to work out ideas and debuts Clarity Keyboard

Swiftkey, makers of the uber popular third party keyboard for Android (and now iOS) has launched a new idea incubator over night called ‘Greenhouse’. The first idea to emerge from Greenhouse is a new keyboard – shock! – called Clarity Keyboard Beta. Greenhouse is Swiftkey’s way to try out new ideas, but like all new ideas, they need to be[Read More…]

in Apps by at 11:58 am on April 28, 2015
Humble Bundle adds two more games to Tin Man Games Humble Mobile Bundle

Humble Bundle adds two more games to Tin Man Games Humble Mobile Bundle

If the array of great games already on offer wasn’t enough to sway you, the fine folks at the Humble Bundle and the awesome guys at Tin Man Games have added two great new titles to the Humble Tin Man Games Mobile Bundle. The two new titles are in the mid-tier category, meaning you’ll have to pay above the average[Read More…]

in Apps by at 11:41 am on April 28, 2015
Facebook introduces cross platform video chats for Messenger – but not yet in Australia
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Facebook introduces cross platform video chats for Messenger – but not yet in Australia

Video calling is a thing now, it’s been an option in apps like Skype and Hangouts for a while now, and today Facebook joins the crowd, adding cross platform video chats in Facebook Messenger. Like the rest of the competition, video calling on Facebook will be a free addition to the service. It’s going to be a competitive service as[Read More…]

in Apps by at 11:32 am on April 28, 2015
Victorian landlords and tenants get a helping hand with a new update to RentRight

Victorian landlords and tenants get a helping hand with a new update to RentRight

Landlords and tenants in Victoria have received a helping hand today, with Outware Mobile releasing an update for their app, Rentright which has been developed in partnership with Consumer Affairs Victoria. The new app, which is available for Android as well as iOS, offers a range of functions for landlords and tenants, offers all the same great functions it always[Read More…]

in Apps by at 10:45 am on April 28, 2015
Instagram adds three new filters and Emoji hashtag support

Instagram adds three new filters and Emoji hashtag support

Australian’s love Instagram filters, with the top filters in Australia listed as Ludwig, Crema, Valencia, Amaro, Slumber – three of which were introduced late last year, and this morning, Instagram has added three more filters to the mix, as well as support for Emoji Hashtags. The new Instagram filters are called Lark, Reyes and Juno and add new ways to[Read More…]

in Apps by at 10:22 am on April 28, 2015