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Good Deal: Get $165 worth of apps for free on Amazon’s App Store

Good Deal: Get $165 worth of apps for free on Amazon’s App Store

If you haven’t explored Amazon‘s App Store, you might like to try it out this weekend, with a number of paid apps going free for a two-day sale on Friday – whoops – and Saturday. Here’s the full list of apps — with some personal recommendations highlighted: Card Wars – Adventure Time Plex Ravensword: Shadowlands Sonic The Hedgehog 2 Notepad+[Read More…]

by 1:09 am on June 28, 2014 2 comments Apps, Sale
Live in the Newcastle/Hunter region & are a good driver? Then S Drive from Samsung wants to reward you.

Live in the Newcastle/Hunter region & are a good driver? Then S Drive from Samsung wants to reward you.

Samsung Electronics Australia have launched a new initiative in the Newcastle/Hunter region of NSW, aimed at rewarding careful drivers who do the right thing. The initiative called S Drive, is aimed at rewarding compatible Samsung Galaxy smartphone devices who live in the Newcastle/Hunter region and Hold a P2 driver’s licence or above and are over the age 18 years of[Read More…]

by 5:05 pm on June 26, 2014 0 comments Accessories, Apps, Manufacturer, News, Phones
Facebook’s Snapchat rival – Slingshot – is now available to download from Google Play in Australia

Facebook’s Snapchat rival – Slingshot – is now available to download from Google Play in Australia

When Facebook announced their latest venture into messaging, called Slingshot, last week, it was unfortunately limited to the US. If you held off from trying the service out till it went live, you can now install it from Google Play in Australia. Slingshot links you to friends using phone numbers or Facebook connections. Once you have some friends lined up,[Read More…]

by 7:36 pm on June 25, 2014 1 comment Apps
Charge Icon Pack preview includes 250 icons and HD wallpapers

Charge Icon Pack preview includes 250 icons and HD wallpapers

Developer Ryan Callihan has posted his new “Charge Icon Pack” on Google Drive as a preview APK. The pack currently comes with 250 icons for an array of apps and 5 beautiful HD wallpapers. It’s quite beautiful, and not the typical minimal pack. The icon list is still growing. You can request additional app icons through the Charge Preview application,[Read More…]

by 8:00 am on June 25, 2014 2 comments Apps
Google Play Games will soon offer Quest Notifications, ‘Snapshots,’ and much more

Google Play Games will soon offer Quest Notifications, ‘Snapshots,’ and much more

Google is looking to provide and enhance its backend common game features to developers who wish to make more compelling games for users. It is looking to provide a similar and cohesive score or competition experience to what Apple users currently have with Game Center. Developers are being encouraged to develop and integrate these common games features which it will[Read More…]

by 10:41 pm on June 24, 2014 0 comments Apps, Google Play, Google Services, News
Aviate Exits Beta

Aviate Exits Beta

The intuitive 3rd party launcher, Aviate  has now exited beta and  had a rename.  It was in beta for quite some time, and while in the testing stages was bought by Yahoo,  it has now been renamed to Yahoo Aviate in order to reflect the acquisition.  That isn’t the only thing new to the launcher, the UI has been revamped. Aviate[Read More…]

by 8:52 pm on June 24, 2014 1 comment Apps
BillGuard App – Now available in Australia, NZ & UK

BillGuard App – Now available in Australia, NZ & UK

Popular finance tracker app, BillGuard, is now available in Australia, New Zealand and the UK. Most Australian major banks and credit card providers are supported to use alongside it’s simple, yet powerful features to help you keep track of your spending and the app is available in Android or iOS. BillGuard remains free to use in the above mentioned countries[Read More…]

by 7:44 am on June 23, 2014 12 comments Apps, News
Ready Contact List: Beta

Ready Contact List: Beta

Ready Contact List is a contact list/dialler replacement app that is currently in Beta but is showing some great promise. There’s facets of it’s presentation when searching for a contact that are similar to searching an iPod using the old school jog wheel, for the music you’re wanting to listen to. With some really great development on other ideas of[Read More…]

by 8:11 am on June 22, 2014 1 comment Apps
Stick Sports releases Stick Soccer to Google Play

Stick Sports releases Stick Soccer to Google Play

We’re pretty big fans of the Stick Sports library of games. We’ve so far seen Stick Cricket and Stick Tennis, and now the London/Sydney based development house has released Stick Soccer into Google Play for you to enjoy during the World Cup. Surprisingly, Stick Sports chose to release Stick Soccer to Android before launching on iOS, which is a welcome[Read More…]

by 8:16 am on June 21, 2014 0 comments Apps
Suncorp bank adds QuickShare to their mobile banking app – send virtual IOUs to anyone

Suncorp bank adds QuickShare to their mobile banking app – send virtual IOUs to anyone

Suncorp Bank has today announced a nifty new update to their mobile banking apps. The update, which Suncorp is calling QuickShare is being made available on both Android as well as their iOS apps, offers Suncorp Bank customers the option to pay their friends by easily sharing their account information. Along with one off sharing of your banking details, QuickShare[Read More…]

by 7:15 pm on June 20, 2014 0 comments Apps