Accessories

Pebble app update offers complete revamp including full app notification support and Multi-language Notifications

Pebble app update offers complete revamp including full app notification support and Multi-language Notifications

We know there’s a lot of Pebble fans out there, and with multi-OS support, it’s got a lot going for it. Pebble has begun rolling out an update to their app which has been completely revamped and includes full app notification support, as well as multi-language notification support. Pebble has updated their app to Version 2.1.0, which includes a complete[Read More…]

by 9:50 am on November 21, 2014 4 comments Accessories, Apps
Sony Smartwatch 3 and SmartBand Talk now available to order from Sony and Telstra

Sony Smartwatch 3 and SmartBand Talk now available to order from Sony and Telstra

Announced back at IFA in September, and released in a number of markets around the world already, the Sony Smartband Talk and Smartwatch 3 are now officially available in Australia. Of course Ausdroid readers would already know that the Smartband Talk has been available to order from the Sony Australia website since the weekend for $199. Sony also priced the[Read More…]

by 10:41 am on November 20, 2014 5 comments Accessories, Android Wear, Manufacturer
Parrot’s new Bebop drone to launch in Australia next month – pre-orders begin tomorrow

Parrot’s new Bebop drone to launch in Australia next month – pre-orders begin tomorrow

Parrot, the company behind one of the most popular consumer level drones in the world, has announced that their latest offering, the Parrot Bebop, will be launching in Australia next month. The Bebop drone is a third-generation quadricopter, offering a stable platform which allows you to stream and record 1080P video from the drones 14MP front-facing camera which is seated[Read More…]

by 11:58 am on November 19, 2014 2 comments Accessories, Manufacturer
Mobile Cloth – Wipe out fingerprints

Mobile Cloth – Wipe out fingerprints

OK, so of all the technological wizardry and outright toys I thought I’d never be reviewing for Ausdroid when I started as part of the team some 3+ years ago a cloth was surely on that list but here I am, starting to review; well… a cloth! We all have the same issue with our mobile devices, fingerprints and greasy[Read More…]

by 10:07 am on November 18, 2014 12 comments Accessories, News
Striiv Fusion Activity and Sleep Tracker now available in Australia for $149

Striiv Fusion Activity and Sleep Tracker now available in Australia for $149

We kind of like activity trackers here at Ausdroid, we’ve tested out quite a few and have another couple to test. Much of the activity tracking we’re doing is on Android Wear, but that’s not the only game in town. The makers of the Striiv fitness trackers have today announced that the Striiv Fusion will be available from today for[Read More…]

by 11:59 am on November 17, 2014 0 comments Accessories
SmartBand Talk (SWR-30) from Sony Australia now available to order

SmartBand Talk (SWR-30) from Sony Australia now available to order

The Sony Smartwatch 3 wasn’t the only wearable that Sony announced at IFA back in September, they also introduced an updated version of their life-logging fitness band – the Sony SmartBand Talk, offering updated capabilities including a curved 1.4″ e-paper display, as well as microphone and speaker to allow you to make and receive calls. Sony Australia has now made[Read More…]

by 10:23 am on November 16, 2014 0 comments Accessories, Manufacturer
Parrot Flower Power wireless sensor now available for Andorid

Parrot Flower Power wireless sensor now available for Andorid

Thumb a little black? You may need a little technological help to keep those plants alive and Parrot is here to help. After launching their wireless sensor ‘Flower Power’ for iOS earlier this year, Parrot has today announced that the botanical monitoring solution is now compatible with Android. The Flower Power wireless sensor is designed to help you care for[Read More…]

by 11:36 am on November 13, 2014 0 comments Accessories, Apps
Charging Dock for Samsung Gear Live now on Google Play Store but like most hardware at the moment, you can’t order it

Charging Dock for Samsung Gear Live now on Google Play Store but like most hardware at the moment, you can’t order it

It’s been a good few days for new hardware being added to the Australian Google Play store – but the vast majority of it is at this stage, not available for order. You can now add the spare Charging Dock for the Samsung Gear Live to the list, with a place-holder page now live. The dock shows up as a[Read More…]

by 9:58 pm on November 8, 2014 0 comments Accessories, Android Wear
Nexus 6 accessories appear in Google Play – not available to order yet

Nexus 6 accessories appear in Google Play – not available to order yet

Google has listed the Nexus 6 on Google Play this morning, albeit listed as ‘Coming Soon’, at the same time, they’ve also listed a couple of accessories, which are also listed ‘Coming Soon’. The two accessories listed are the Nexus 6 Naked Tough Case and the Stand Folio Case for Nexus. The Nexus 6 Naked Tough Case is priced at[Read More…]

by 6:24 am on November 7, 2014 3 comments Accessories, Google Play
Parrot’s Zik 2.0 headphones launch in Australia next week for $499

Parrot’s Zik 2.0 headphones launch in Australia next week for $499

Parrot, makers of the AR Drone, Mini Drones and car stereos has brought a long-awaited update to its Zik headphones. Zik 2.0 (the company does like its decimal point version numbers) will come in a variety of colours and be available for purchase from Myer, Apple and other retailers next week. The asking price for the new Ziks is the[Read More…]

by 12:01 am on November 7, 2014 1 comment Accessories