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Pebble Time Android app launches in Google Play and watch gets torn down

Pebble Time Android app launches in Google Play and watch gets torn down

If you backed one of the most popular kickstarter projects since the original Pebble, the Pebble Time, you’ll be happy to know that the watch is on its way. Before you you receive it, you can now install the app from Google Play. As a bonus, if you’re wondering about what the watch looks like inside, you can also see[Read More…]

in Apps, Smartwatch by at 1:46 am on May 29, 2015
Does Not Commute — Game Review
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Does Not Commute — Game Review

Does Not Commute is an interesting game that doesn’t clearly fit into any particular genre. Playing a bit like Harbour Master and a bit like a top down racer does it present a homogeneous package? Does Not Commute tasks the player with getting cars to their destination. Each car appears with a little snippet of story, such as where that[Read More…]

in Apps, Games, Other by at 5:41 pm on May 28, 2015
Google launches Spotlight Stories onto Google Play
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Google launches Spotlight Stories onto Google Play

Google has added a new app to their stable of apps, but rather than a utility, it’s more whimsical in nature, launching Google Spotlight Stories onto Google Play. The app is at its core the same one that brought Motorola owners the stories Windy Day and Buggy Night – a pair of stories which use the accelerometer to display a[Read More…]

in Apps by at 11:05 am on May 28, 2015
Google Keep gets updated  – adds map view to location reminder interface
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Google Keep gets updated – adds map view to location reminder interface

Google has updated it note taking/sharing app, Google Keep, with a new feature which is quite useful if you’re used to adding reminders based on location. When adding a location-based reminder to a note within Keep, you’ll be treated to a new Google Maps screen which will simply allow you to see the spot on the map rather rather than[Read More…]

in Apps, Other by at 1:01 am on May 28, 2015
Xiaomi adds Google Fit connectivity to their Mi Band
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Xiaomi adds Google Fit connectivity to their Mi Band

The Xiaomi Mi band is one of the cheapest fitness band options out there, at anywhere from US$15 the band offers a bargain basement way to track your fitness – including steps and your sleep, and now it’s getting even better with the latest update adding Google Fit integration. The latest update also adds an ‘improved UI’ as well as[Read More…]

in Accessories, Apps by at 12:45 am on May 28, 2015
Episode 4 of Game of Thrones (the game) available on Friday
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Episode 4 of Game of Thrones (the game) available on Friday

The next episode in the game adaptation of Game of Thrones is set to be released on Friday morning for Aussies. Episode 4: Sons of Winter is available now on PC and Playstation, tomorrow on Xbox and Friday on Android and iOS. Previous episodes cost about AU$6.50 each, and it’s fair to expect that Sons of Winter will carry a[Read More…]

in Apps, News by at 7:30 am on May 27, 2015
Microsoft Office to be pre-installed on tablets from LG, Sony and more
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Microsoft Office to be pre-installed on tablets from LG, Sony and more

Microsoft is pushing their Office platform further with an annoucement today that will see their Office suite pre-installed on tablets from the likes of Sony, LG and other vendors, furthering their existing arrangement with Samsung and Dell announced in March. The core agreement appears to be the same as we saw with the Dell and Samsung deal, with Word, Excel,[Read More…]

in Apps, Manufacturer, Tablets by at 6:30 am on May 27, 2015
Microsoft announces their virtual assistant Cortana is coming to Android
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Microsoft announces their virtual assistant Cortana is coming to Android

If you’re not quite happy with the functionality of Google Now, you’ll soon have another option – Microsoft’s Cortana. Microsoft has today announced that their virtual assistant will be moving to iOS and Android shortly. In their blog post, Microsoft has announced that they want to bring some of the new Windows 10 experience to users who prefer to use[Read More…]

in Apps by at 12:18 am on May 27, 2015
Periscope arrives on Android; let the live streaming wars commence
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Periscope arrives on Android; let the live streaming wars commence

Although it doesn’t seem quite ready for download yet, multiple US sites are reporting that Periscope – the Twitter-owned live streaming app that launched against Meerkat earlier this year on iOS devices – is finally ready to go. It’s been two months since the app launched on iOS, and in that time the call for the app to make the[Read More…]

in Apps by at 12:03 am on May 27, 2015

Flingmonster Review

Flingmonster is a new game by Team Honcho, a local Australian developer. Is it worth playing? Flingmonster is an interesting physics puzzler. Taking control of a collection of cute, colourful monsters the player launches these fearless abominations at rickety structures made by humans invading their planet. If this concept sounds familiar it certainly is. Part of the fun in Flingmonster[Read More…]

in Apps by at 10:26 pm on May 26, 2015