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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
NSFW: Ausdroid After Dark, VR Porn on the Gear VR

NSFW: Ausdroid After Dark, VR Porn on the Gear VR

Well there really wasn’t much surprise in this one for me personally, it only took a couple of days after the initial announcement of Google Glass for the Adult entertainment industry to make comment that the technology could change their industry by offering the ability to shoot first person perspective scenes. The next step is offering the customer a first[Read More…]

by 6:00 pm on February 10, 2015 0 comments Accessories, News
Samsung Gear VR now on-sale on Samsung Australia website for $249

Samsung Gear VR now on-sale on Samsung Australia website for $249

Samsung’s VR headset, the Samsung Gear VR which was announced alongside the Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge at IFA last September, has finally gone on-sale in Australia. The VR headset, which requires a Galaxy Note 4 to operate, had its launch delayed late last year. The headset was most recently seen launching on Qantas Airways, where First Class passengers[Read More…]

by 4:34 pm on February 9, 2015 9 comments Accessories
Motorola Turbo Charger from redemption offer will begin shipping to Nexus 6 customers next week

Motorola Turbo Charger from redemption offer will begin shipping to Nexus 6 customers next week

The Nexus 6 Turbo Charger began showing up in retail boxes this week, which is great news if you’re picking one up new, but for those who jumped in early the question is ‘Where is my Turbo Charger’? The answer is, they’ll begin shipping next week. It’s been a pretty rough ride with that 850mA charger through the last month[Read More…]

by 11:39 am on February 6, 2015 3 comments Accessories
Android Mini Series 05 – on-sale now

Android Mini Series 05 – on-sale now

Dead Zebra has jumped the gun ahead of the 3PM AEDT sale launch time, beginning to accept orders for the Series 05 Android Mini figures at around 3am this morning. The mini figures are on-sale now for US$9 each, or US$140 per box. Shipping is the big killer here, with a full box, shipped to Australia using the cheapest shipping[Read More…]

by 11:22 am on February 6, 2015 0 comments Accessories
Nexus 6 Turbo Charger Now Included In Box For Australians

Nexus 6 Turbo Charger Now Included In Box For Australians

When the Nexus 6 launched at retailers back in mid-December, customers were disappointed to see that one of the draw-cards of the phone – the much vaunted Turbo Charger – was absent from the box. Instead, boxes contained a small piece of paper advising that customers could redeem a charger which would be shipped out at a later date. While[Read More…]

by 7:50 pm on February 5, 2015 12 comments Accessories, Manufacturer, News
Android Mini Series 5 previews continue; sales start tomorrow

Android Mini Series 5 previews continue; sales start tomorrow

The Meet the Androids: Series 05 Previews continue, with a couple more minis from the upcoming series being teased. Andrew Bell, the artist behind Dead Zebra, has also today announced that sales will begin on his site tomorrow. The new mini’s are in a ratio of one in 16, so if you lie the look of these guys, you’d better[Read More…]

by 10:37 am on February 5, 2015 0 comments Accessories
Dead Zebra Series 5 Android Mini’s get some teasers – sales start next week

Dead Zebra Series 5 Android Mini’s get some teasers – sales start next week

The Series 5 Android Mini’s are set to go on-sale in the coming weeks, with artist and driving force behind the vinyl figures, today showing off a preview of two figures from the upcoming series. To start with, in honour of the so-called Panda Nexus is the Android Mini Panda. Designed by the folks at Google who obviously have a[Read More…]

by 7:57 am on January 31, 2015 0 comments Accessories
Kickstarter AU Focus: ExoDrive cases get full funding; adds another case option with wireless charging & external battery

Kickstarter AU Focus: ExoDrive cases get full funding; adds another case option with wireless charging & external battery

We looked at ExoDrive, the phone case which adds a microSD card to your phone last week and it seemed like a good idea. The project has been fully funded on IndieGoGo and as such, they’ve started looking at ways to expand, and one of those is to listen to some feedback and add some features. The stretch goal, which[Read More…]

by 2:21 pm on January 30, 2015 0 comments Accessories