Saturday , March 25 2017

Google’s All Access Music For All

When Google finally made Google Play Music available in Australia last month, the first criticisms were from users who had already begun using streaming services such as Spotify, MOG or JB Hifi Now. At the Google IO Keynote on Thursday morning however Google announced their own streaming music service – …

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White Nexus 4 Poses for Photos Again

Back in November last year we reported on an interesting offer from Carphone Warehouse which involved a white LG Nexus 4.  This unfortunately failed to materialise and was largely forgotten about until January when someone snapped a photo of the mythical white Nexus 4 in the wild.  The device was …

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A2DP added in ChromeOS Developer Channel

When I first got my Chromebook I was very disappointed that it didn’t have bluetooth.  I use my stereo bluetooth (A2DP) headphones quite a bit to listen to music so the lack of bluetooth was an annoyance, albeit a minor one.  Just as Android didn’t have A2DP in the first …

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Did the XFON just pass through the FCC?

Today, a device that could be the fabled Motorola X Phone (or XFON) has shown up in FCC documents, with sketches that look very similar to last week’s leaked picture of the “ATT XFON”. The FCC lists the device specifications as Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, and LTE capable, although it’s using …

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The X Phone has been Disowned?

When the first rumour of an “X Phone” made by Motorola as directed by Google surfaced it was late last year.  Since then the rumours have trickled in in dribs and drabs. The X Phone is/was meant to be Google’s “shoot for the stars” device.  A phone that pushes the …

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The Ghost Who Walks

A few days ago I had a little birdie whisper in my ear about the Motorola Ghost, speculating that it would be the Nexus 4 refreshed.   Today evleaks who have a good reputation for accurate leaks tweeted out some pictures of said phone.  The second photo they tweeted apparently showed …

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A Google Nexus Smartwatch Concept

  With all the different smartwatches being brandied about the smart cookies at T3 have cooked up a Google Nexus smartwatch concept that looked extremely enticing to me.  While this is concept only it’s certainly worth sharing with everyone here. I am surprised they didn’t put curved glass on this …

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Airdroid 2 brings useful new features

If you’ve ever broken the USB port on your phone, or had USB/MTP driver issues, you’ll most likely have come across Airdroid. The app allows you connect to your phone wirelessly via your PC, Mac, Chromebook, etc and perform a variety of useful tasks. You’ve always been able to easily …

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Swype Finally Comes to Play

I remember it fondly.  It was 2010 and I was sitting in a seminar when I received an email from a friend regarding the innovative keyboard, Swype.  At this time Swype was installed on phones by manufacturers (Samsung Galaxy S was one of the first) but was unavailable to purchase …

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More Motorola hints in Google’s Q1 earnings call

Lately we have seen a few people from both Motorola and Google hint at devices from Motorola being a cutting edge device.  Today during Google’s earnings call CEO Larry Page made a statement regarding the rumoured upcoming Motorola device(s). “Think about your device. Battery life is a challenge for most …

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