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Australian broadcasters aren’t ready for the launch of the Nexus Player
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Australian broadcasters aren’t ready for the launch of the Nexus Player

Google will launch the Android TV platform into Australia next week with the arrival of the Asus-built Nexus Player through Dick Smith as well as JB Hi-Fi, and possibly even through the new online Google Store. As a TV platform though, the biggest question is will there be anything to watch on the platform? Android TV The make or break[Read More…]

in Android TV, Apps, News by at 9:00 am on April 24, 2015
Google Keep gets better Android Wear integration to take notes on the go

Google Keep gets better Android Wear integration to take notes on the go

Google Keep is quite a handy note taking and list making app, but its utility with Android Wear has been limited, which is strange for a Google app, but from today, that’s no longer the case. Google has today announced that Keep is getting better Android Wear support, you will now be able to view notes on your Android Wear[Read More…]

in Android Wear, Apps by at 3:33 am on April 24, 2015
Twitter introduces new Highlights feature

Twitter introduces new Highlights feature

Twitter can be great, but it can also be a chore sometimes depending on how many people you follow and how active they are. Trying to catch up on a 1000 or more tweets in the morning can put you off in the long run, so Twitter is trying to make it easier, introducing ‘Highlights’, to give you a summary[Read More…]

in Apps by at 3:19 am on April 24, 2015
Swiftkey Beta introduces a new Mini-Hub for settings and new Dashlane integration for login credentials

Swiftkey Beta introduces a new Mini-Hub for settings and new Dashlane integration for login credentials

Swiftkey is a great keyboard, in fact it’s considered one of the best on Android – and now iOS. The team is constantly re-jigging the keyboard to make it more functional and easier to use. Their latest tweak which will be released to Swiftkey Beta users, includes a SwiftKey Hub, which they say includes a ‘re-imagined settings and content menu’.[Read More…]

in Apps by at 3:06 am on April 24, 2015
BlackBerry introduces social enabled games with BBM Connect Games for Android

BlackBerry introduces social enabled games with BBM Connect Games for Android

  Blackberry is looking at branching out more with its BBM messaging app, making it more than just a communication tool and the company has always been trying to work more on balancing work-play life for a while now and it seems they may have somewhat cracked it with the latest update to the communication tool with BBM Connect Games.[Read More…]

in Apps by at 4:16 pm on April 23, 2015
Facebook begins testing a new dialler using information from Facebook to let you
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Facebook begins testing a new dialler using information from Facebook to let you

Facebook is introducing a new app from their Facebook Creative Labs today called Hello. Hello is a dialler at its core which will leverage your contacts from Facebook to let you see more about who is calling, letting you choose to block people, as well as find information on people and places. The information is only as invasive as you[Read More…]

in Apps by at 5:28 am on April 23, 2015
Facebook adding to changes to your news feed – balances content from Friends and Pages

Facebook adding to changes to your news feed – balances content from Friends and Pages

Facebook has announced that it is updating the way the news feed works, in an attempt to balance content from your friends and pages you have liked or subscribed to. The company has said that the changes arose from feedback given by users. Users have been asked to rate their personal News Feeds to give Facebook an insight into what changes may be needed going[Read More…]

in Apps, News by at 3:31 pm on April 22, 2015