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Angry Birds 2 is coming on the 30th of July

Angry Birds 2 is coming on the 30th of July

We’ve seen them in Space, as Star Wars characters multiple times, and more recently as Transformers, but, it’s time for an actual sequel. One of the most widely available games on the planet – Angry Birds – is getting a sequel, with Rovio announcing that Angry Birds 2 will be launching on the 30th of July. The game will be[Read More…]

in Apps by at 8:15 am on July 17, 2015
Google Play Family Free App of the Week update – Sago Mini Space Explorer

Google Play Family Free App of the Week update – Sago Mini Space Explorer

Google Play Families free app of the week has been updated for the week, and this week, Google and Sago Sago are offering Sago Mini Space Explorer. The game is normally worth $3.99, but if you click this link in the Google Play Families section, you can install it for free. Sago Mini Space Explorer sees you blasting into space[Read More…]

in Apps by at 7:49 am on July 17, 2015
CommBank app adds the ability to store loyalty cards and create new accounts
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CommBank app adds the ability to store loyalty cards and create new accounts

Probably one of the more progressive of the big banks when it comes to adoption of the mobile wallet, at least when compared to the other ‘Big Four’, the Commonwealth Bank has added a couple of new features to their CommBank app. The CommBank App will now let you store your loyalty cards as well as create new accounts all[Read More…]

in Apps by at 1:51 pm on July 16, 2015
Stock Android Clock app gets a new paint job
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Stock Android Clock app gets a new paint job

Ok, Clock nerds, it’s time to get a new look for your stock Android clock. That’s essentially the summary in the latest clock update for the stock Android clock which only landed on Google Play last month. The summary actually includes fixes for duplication brought about by splitting the app out from the Android ROM itself, as well as a[Read More…]

in Apps by at 12:49 pm on July 16, 2015
Pushbullet add full SMS capability to your desktop
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Pushbullet add full SMS capability to your desktop

If you’re a heavy SMS user and use the increasingly popular Pushbullet app the announcement on their blog is likely to put a smile on your dial; full SMS capability including conversation sync (not just the previously available respond to message function) is being pushed out via the Play Store. I’ve got a sharp eye out for the update to[Read More…]

in Apps, News by at 8:15 am on July 16, 2015
Ingress adds a hack button to your Android Wear watch
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Ingress adds a hack button to your Android Wear watch

Google’s augmented reality game Ingress just got a little more augmented, with a new update to the app rolling out today with support for Android Wear watches. Dedicated users doing teardowns of each new release of the Ingress app have seen nascent Android Wear support coming for a while, but with today’s update – v1.81.0 for those of you keeping[Read More…]

in Android Wear, Apps, Games, Smartwatch by at 10:28 am on July 15, 2015
Inbox now prompts you to create a reminder rather than email yourself

Inbox now prompts you to create a reminder rather than email yourself

If you haven’t ever emailed yourself a reminder you’re in a very small percentage of the population. As technology has improved, particularly now with geo-location technology available in users pockets the ability to create location based reminders is more relevant for a lot of people. Inbox has gone a long way to merging the messaging and personal reminders world bringing[Read More…]

in Apps, Google Services, News by at 9:59 am on July 14, 2015
Twitch update Android App

Twitch update Android App

Lovers of Game streaming service Twitch got a bit of an update over the weekend, which has given the app a new way to appreciate game streams. Watching other people play computer games isn’t everyones idea of a good time, but don’t knock it – eSports is a growing industry. Game streaming has multiple applications, if you’re new to a[Read More…]

in Apps, Games, News by and at 3:14 pm on July 13, 2015
Looking for a new way to use your phone or Android Wear watch? Try FlickStart

Looking for a new way to use your phone or Android Wear watch? Try FlickStart

Android is a pretty customisable platform, and by extension Android Wear is also quite easy to manipulate and customise to make your life easier. Australian developers Neologue computing have released an app called Flickstart, which makes use of Android, and Android Wear, which allows you to assign gestures to commonly performed tasks. Flickstart uses the motion sensors in your smartphone[Read More…]

in Apps, Other by at 2:27 pm on July 13, 2015
Nokia invites you to try out their new shortcut menu in HERE maps beta
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Nokia invites you to try out their new shortcut menu in HERE maps beta

Former monolithic mobile phone manufacturer Nokia still has an outstandingly strong Mapping division with their HERE maps app. The team at Nokia behind Here maps has updated their beta channel with a new shortcut menu and their asking for testers to try it out and give feedback. The basics of the update for beta users is a new shortcut menu[Read More…]

in Apps by at 7:45 pm on July 12, 2015