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LG announces a new Urbane watch model with LTE connectivity

LG announces a new Urbane watch model with LTE connectivity

LG’s Korean site has today teased a new variant of the LG Watch Urbane, due to be announced at Mobile World Congress 2015, which will be the first watch to come to market with LTE connectivity. The post detailed some functions and features that LG says will set its new watch apart from the competition: The world’s first LTE communication[Read More…]

by and 3:13 pm on February 26, 2015 6 comments Accessories, Android Wear, News, NFC, Smartwatch
Rumour: Pebble to launch a new, larger watch with a colour e-paper display

Rumour: Pebble to launch a new, larger watch with a colour e-paper display

It was only a few days ago that we saw a mysterious countdown timer appear on the Pebble website, seemingly counting down to the launch of a new device. 9to5Google spotted an image on Pebble’s website (which has since hilariously been replaced by an image of a rock) that seems to indicate a device with a wider screen, colour display[Read More…]

by 1:20 pm on February 24, 2015 2 comments Accessories, News, Rumours
Samsung shows off the power of the Gear VR by taking people diving in the outback

Samsung shows off the power of the Gear VR by taking people diving in the outback

Samsung’s recent Australian release of the Gear VR, has led to the creation of a new Australian produced video for the headset called ‘The Dive’. The brainchild of media agency Leo Burnett Sydney, The Dive was created in partnership with renowned surf director Taylor Steel. The Dive takes viewers on a first hand free diving experience, shot underwater in the[Read More…]

by 4:21 pm on February 20, 2015 4 comments Accessories, Manufacturer
Parrot Zik 2.0 Headphones — Review

Parrot Zik 2.0 Headphones — Review

Parrot’s Zik 2.0 headphones are some of the most expensive consumer grade headphones money can buy. They’re also some of the best, building on a reputation earned by the original Zik headphones over the past two years. Parrot likes to cram their devices full of technology, and their Zik 2.0 headphones are no exception. We’re looking at Bluetooth headphones with[Read More…]

by 8:07 am on February 20, 2015 8 comments Accessories, Reviews
Motorola has started shipping Nexus 6 Turbo Chargers

Motorola has started shipping Nexus 6 Turbo Chargers

Last week, we noted that Motorola was soon to start shipping the Turbo Chargers for early Nexus 6 buyers who were surprised to not find one in their boxes. The good news for our readers is that Motorola has kept its promise, and those chargers are now shipping. Ausdroid reader (and boss over at Ventra IP) Angelo Giuffrida has let us[Read More…]

by 11:50 am on February 19, 2015 10 comments Accessories, News
HTC One M9 and Samsung Galaxy S6 cases appear on AliExpress

HTC One M9 and Samsung Galaxy S6 cases appear on AliExpress

Shown above is one of the dozens of case options available for the HTC One M9, before it’s even been confirmed. AliExpress, which sells cases in single units and in bulk lots, frequently has cases available for phones before they’re announced, and they’re usually pretty close to the mark. Seeing that they have both HTC One M9 and Samsung Galaxy[Read More…]

by 4:43 pm on February 17, 2015 1 comment Accessories, News, Phones
Actionable Android Wear notifications, responses and more comes to Pebble for Android in latest update

Actionable Android Wear notifications, responses and more comes to Pebble for Android in latest update

Launched for Pebble users on the Beta track back in December, Pebble’s Android Wear support goes live for all Android users as of today with the latest update to the Pebble app for Android. The new update which is now rolling out to Pebble users through Google Play, brings actionable notifications, pre-defined responses (up to five) and the ability to[Read More…]

by 11:25 am on February 17, 2015 2 comments Accessories, Android Wear, Apps, Smartwatch
dbrand Gives 25 Percent Off All New Releases

dbrand Gives 25 Percent Off All New Releases

As a celebration for dbrand’s new releases, they are giving all of us 25% off on their skins for the Note 4, Moto G (2014) and Moto X (2014) models. No coupon required, just add to your cart and check out. All prices on the website are already 25% off so no need to check for discount at checkout. The sale is[Read More…]

by 2:50 am on February 17, 2015 1 comment Accessories, Deal, News, Sale
Google and Mattel announce the next generation View-Master – powered by Cardboard

Google and Mattel announce the next generation View-Master – powered by Cardboard

At the North American International Toy Fair, Google and Mattel have teamed up to launch the next generation of their View-Master, with Google giving the decades old toy a 21st century make-over, and is now powered by Cardboard. The View-Master headset will launch in the US in October for US$30, with the familiar circular View-Master cartridges filled with 360° content[Read More…]

by 8:48 am on February 14, 2015 0 comments Accessories, Cardboard
Nexus Wireless Charger removed from Google Play in Australia

Nexus Wireless Charger removed from Google Play in Australia

After launching on Google Play in Australia just over a year ago, the Nexus Wireless Charger is now no longer available on Google Play in Australia, with the product page now showing availability as ‘Nexus Wireless Charger is not available in your country’. The removal is possibly due to the current lack of availability of the Nexus 5 through Google[Read More…]

by 3:55 am on February 11, 2015 9 comments Accessories, Google Play