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Google Play kicks off an Easter sale offering discounted Movies, Apps, Books, Music and Games

Google Play kicks off an Easter sale offering discounted Movies, Apps, Books, Music and Games

With Easter looming next weekend – who’s ready to OD on Chocolate? – Google has launched a sale on Google Play, offering discounts on Movies, Apps, Books, Music and Games. There’s a fair few discounts on offer, with discounted Family favourite movies such as Tintin, Hugo and a few of the Harry Potter movies, as well as Free Willy. Google[Read More…]

by 7:15 pm on March 26, 2015 0 comments Apps, Google Play
Visiting the Royal Easter Show in Sydney? Grab the app

Visiting the Royal Easter Show in Sydney? Grab the app

From its roots as an agricultural show back in 1823, the Sydney Royal Easter Show still shows off the best produce, livestock and handicrafts from around NSW, but it’s grown into much more. There’s rides, junk food and of course showbags, so how best to see everything? Grab the Sydney Royal Easter Show 2015 app for your phone. The app[Read More…]

by 6:46 pm on March 26, 2015 1 comment Apps
Google wants YouTube to take on Twitch later this year

Google wants YouTube to take on Twitch later this year

Google is preparing YouTube to take on Twitch later in 2015 year with a “YouTube Live” service, according to reports. The Daily Dot, citing those wonderful unnamed sources say that Google has assembled a team of up to 50 engineers with experience in the streaming sector to back and build the project from scratch, and is set to debut the[Read More…]

by 8:37 am on March 26, 2015 1 comment Apps, News
Facebook tugs at the nostalgia releasing an ‘On this day’ reminder

Facebook tugs at the nostalgia releasing an ‘On this day’ reminder

Facebook is pushing out a new update that brings a new way to look back at photos and memories from your timeline much more easily called ‘On This Day.” The new feature, which kind of works similar to the Timehop app, makes it easier for users to look back at old photos and other memories which they have shared on[Read More…]

by 3:35 pm on March 25, 2015 1 comment Apps
Runkeeper updates their app with Material Design makeover

Runkeeper updates their app with Material Design makeover

Material Design makeovers are really coming thick and fast these days, after being announced at Google I/O in June last year, the new design standard is really starting to filter through to apps. The latest app to get a Material makeover is run tracking and training app Runkeeper. The new look Runkeeper retains all the features you know and love,[Read More…]

by 12:00 pm on March 25, 2015 0 comments Apps
Action Launcher 3.3 released with new open-source Live Wallpaper API

Action Launcher 3.3 released with new open-source Live Wallpaper API

Australian developer Chris Lacy has this morning released an update to Action Launcher, his launcher replacement bringing with it a number of new features, fixes and changes. Perhaps the most interesting new feature is the new open-source live wallpaper API which integrates with the automatic theming in Action Launcher. Previously when adding a new wallpaper, your search bar, folder backgrounds[Read More…]

by 8:27 am on March 25, 2015 0 comments Apps
Humble PC & Android Bundle 12 updated with three new games

Humble PC & Android Bundle 12 updated with three new games

The Humble PC & Android Bundle 12 which launched a week ago, has been updated overnight with three new games to add to your collection. The games: Eufloria HD, Solar Flux, and Toast Time, have been added to the ‘Pay more than the average price’ bundle which means you’ll have to pay more than US$5.11 to grab the most out[Read More…]

by 7:57 am on March 25, 2015 0 comments Apps, Deal
ABC launches Gallipoli app to coincide with the Centenary anniversary of the landings

ABC launches Gallipoli app to coincide with the Centenary anniversary of the landings

In the lead up to the centenary anniversary of the landing of Australian troops on the Gallipoli peninsula in Turkey, the ABC has launched an app based on the 2009 TV series. The app is based on a fully interactive 3D website, but offers a more portable option for students or people wanting to know more about the landings and[Read More…]

by 8:00 am on March 24, 2015 1 comment Apps
Microsoft announces partnership with Samsung, Dell and other manufacturers to supply Office & more on tablets

Microsoft announces partnership with Samsung, Dell and other manufacturers to supply Office & more on tablets

Since the stewardship of Microsoft switched from Steve Ballmer to Satya Nadalla last year, the company has focused on broadening availability for their apps and services. Office for tablets is now here, and Microsoft recently partnered with Samsung on the Galaxy S6/S6 Edge to supply Skype, OneDrive, and OneNote on the handsets. Today Microsoft has announced an expansion of this[Read More…]

by 5:49 am on March 24, 2015 4 comments Apps, Manufacturer, Tablets
Twitter partners with Foursquare to add business locations to your tweets

Twitter partners with Foursquare to add business locations to your tweets

Tagging a person in your tweets is easy and part of the overall Twitter experience, tagging a place not so much. You can include your location in tweets, but Twitter wants to add more specific information and has partnered with Foursquare to add that information by allowing you to tag a business in your tweets. The new feature means you’ll[Read More…]

by 4:43 am on March 24, 2015 0 comments Apps