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Report: Google looking to launch Android-based Internet-of-Things software called ‘Brillo’ at I/O
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Report: Google looking to launch Android-based Internet-of-Things software called ‘Brillo’ at I/O

Reports are coming in this morning about a new Android-based piece of software that will power a host of low-power Internet-of-Things devices. The new software, called ‘Brillo’ is said to be based on Android due to a link between the team creating it and the Android group within Google. The software will apparently aim to power low-power devices running as[Read More…]

in Accessories, Other by at 7:30 am on May 22, 2015
Griffin releases strong protective cases for Samsung Galaxy S6

Griffin releases strong protective cases for Samsung Galaxy S6

Griffin are well known for their protective cases for popular handsets, and their new range for Samsung’s Galaxy S6 continues that productive partnership. While the Galaxy S6 is a beautiful handset with stunning design, one thing that it isn’t is especially resistant to the realities of modern life, and that’s where some premium protection comes in. Griffin Technology’s country manager for Australia,[Read More…]

in Accessories, Phones by at 11:22 am on May 21, 2015
Gamepad for Nexus Player now shipping from Google Store in Australia
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Gamepad for Nexus Player now shipping from Google Store in Australia

After launching the Asus built Nexus Player last month sans controller, Google has finally put the Gamepad for Nexus Player up on the Google Store for customers to order. The controller will cost $59, but as with all hardware from the newly launched Google Store, comes with free shipping. It appears to be in-stock and ships from the warehouse within[Read More…]

in Accessories, Android TV by at 8:11 am on May 21, 2015
Google launches Skrillex inspired cases for Nexus and Samsung devices – in the US

Google launches Skrillex inspired cases for Nexus and Samsung devices – in the US

Google has just launched a new range of accessories called Editions, in partnership with Electronic Dance Music artist Skrillex. The cases, launched as ‘Editions’ are available from their newly launched Google Store, but only for residents of the US. The Editions, come in three different designs, called Circuit Bae, Lil Planet, and Space Shield, which are designed to fit the[Read More…]

in Accessories by at 7:49 am on May 21, 2015
Basis adds Google Fit compatibility to their fitness tracker

Basis adds Google Fit compatibility to their fitness tracker

Outside of a variety of Android Wear devices on the market, there’s relatively few hardware options that hook into Google’s fitness platform: Google Fit. Overnight though, Intel-owned fitness tracker Basis has added support for Google Fit, meaning owners can now log their data into Google’s platform. Google Fit isn’t the only platform that Basis is embracing though, while the Basis[Read More…]

in Accessories, Apps by at 9:59 am on May 20, 2015
Put Samsung’s T1 portable SSD to work with your Android devices
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Put Samsung’s T1 portable SSD to work with your Android devices

Samsung’s launched its super fast T1 portable SSD range in Australia. The drives are tiny, light and packed full of high speed SSD storage using the same technology as Samsung’s desktop products and are available now around Australia. The stylish little powerhouse weighs in at just 30 grams, making you think you’ve picked up an empty demo unit at first.[Read More…]

in Accessories, Other by at 9:59 am on May 19, 2015
Official Avengers themed accessories for the Galaxy S6 now available to order
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Official Avengers themed accessories for the Galaxy S6 now available to order

Samsung’s partnership with Marvel, saw at least two of the Korean manufacturers products shown off in the latest Avengers movie, Age of Ultron. Samsung has leveraged this partnership by creating Avengers themed accessories for their latest flagship phone, with cases and a wireless charger. While Samsung Australia is still deathly quiet on if we’ll see these accessories in Australia, UK[Read More…]

in Accessories by at 9:22 pm on May 18, 2015
Sandisk Ultra Dual USB Drive 3.0 — Review
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Sandisk Ultra Dual USB Drive 3.0 — Review

We all have a need to access files conveniently. Whether it’s expanding the memory on a tablet or smartphone that doesn’t have a microSD card slot or quickly transferring files from your Android device to a PC, we all need to get stuff done. There’s ways to do it all wirelessly of course, but there’s nothing more re-assuring than doing[Read More…]

in Accessories, Reviews by at 2:00 pm on May 15, 2015
Sony launches Smart Tennis Sensor to tell you how bad your swing really is

Sony launches Smart Tennis Sensor to tell you how bad your swing really is

Sony is branching out further afield into the fitness tracking market, going after the very specific tennis player market. Sony has launched the Sony Smart Tennis Sensor (SSE-TN1W), which when paired with your phone, will track your swing and provide statistics to help you improve your game. Once charged up, the sensor fits to the end of your raquet and[Read More…]

in Accessories by at 11:30 am on May 15, 2015
Klipsch Image One Bluetooth Headphones — Review
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Klipsch Image One Bluetooth Headphones — Review

Style, good looks, great comfort and mind blowing sound. That’s what you’d expect from a set of Bluetooth headphones that will set you back around the $350 mark isn’t it? Well the Klipsch Image One Bluetooth Headphones tick all those boxes and more. They come with appropriate charging cables, a male to male standard headphones cable and a really slick[Read More…]

in Accessories, News, Reviews by at 1:54 pm on May 14, 2015