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Add Dropbox file sync to ChromeOS with this new unofficial extension

Add Dropbox file sync to ChromeOS with this new unofficial extension

Syncing your files to Google Drive is one of the things I like about ChromeOS, but Drive is far from the only cloud storage service, with Dropbox being amongst the most popular. ChromeOS recently updated their Files System with an API and while there’s been a couple of extensions make use of it, they’ve been interesting but not terribly useful[Read More…]

in Apps, Chrome OS by at 8:34 am on March 13, 2015
Google serves up a new Chrome Extension to show fine art in every tab of Chrome
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Google serves up a new Chrome Extension to show fine art in every tab of Chrome

Google appears to be making a small push with their ‘Google Art Project’, yesterday they released a new Android Wear watch face, and today it’s a new Chrome Extension, both of which are designed to get art in front of your eyes. The latest addition is a Chrome Extension called ‘Google Art Project’. It turns your blank tabs into a[Read More…]

in Apps, Chrome Extension by at 7:37 am on March 13, 2015
Google updates Device Assist app with new tips, rich media and availability – now available in Australia

Google updates Device Assist app with new tips, rich media and availability – now available in Australia

Google’s Device Assist app, which offers tips and proactive help with issues on Nexus and Android One handsets has received an update today with a few new features, but the headline feature is that it’s now available in more countries including Australia. The Device Assist app will analyse your phone or tablet when you first load up the app, offering[Read More…]

in Android One, Apps by at 4:48 pm on March 12, 2015
Commonwealth Bank officially acknowledges Tap & Pay on Android is live – comments on Credit Card support
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Commonwealth Bank officially acknowledges Tap & Pay on Android is live – comments on Credit Card support

The soft launch last week of the Commonwealth Banks Tap & Pay support in their CommBank Android app was met with much fanfare by the wider Android community, and yesterday the Commonwealth Bank officially announced that it was available. While we covered the high points in our post last week, we wanted to show what the Commonwealth Bank had to[Read More…]

in Apps, NFC by at 11:50 am on March 12, 2015
Google releases their first Android Wear watch face app focusing on street art

Google releases their first Android Wear watch face app focusing on street art

Google has finally released their first Android Wear watch face. Called Street Art watch face, the watch face shows off street art from the Google Art Project and features street art from a number of artists. The Google Art Project is overseen by the Google Cultural Institute, and this particular app shows off street art, although the Google Art Project[Read More…]

in Android Wear, Apps by at 10:16 am on March 12, 2015
Google has released a Cardboard app so you can virtually tour their new retail store

Google has released a Cardboard app so you can virtually tour their new retail store

Last night it emerged that Google has begun launching their own retail stores in the UK, the stores are located within Curry’s PC World locations, with the first one opening in London’s Tottenham Court Road, with future stores to open in Curry’s in Fulham, west London, and Thurrock, Essex. But if you can’t get to a Curry’s Google has released[Read More…]

in Apps, Cardboard by at 8:31 am on March 12, 2015
Telstra launches new Netball Live Official app and renewed partnership with Netball Australia

Telstra launches new Netball Live Official app and renewed partnership with Netball Australia

Telstra is fairly heavily invested in sports streaming apps, including NRL and AFL apps, and they’ve also been behind the Netball Live app which has streamed games live for Netball fans. Telstra has announced today that they’ve released a new Netball Live app for Android (and iOS) in preparation for the upcoming season and of course the Netball World Cup[Read More…]

in Apps, Carriers by at 12:39 pm on March 11, 2015
Pocket Casts version 5 hits Google Play with new Material Design update
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Pocket Casts version 5 hits Google Play with new Material Design update

Shifty Jelly has today updated Pocket Casts to version 5.0, bringing with it a Material Design overhaul and a few new tweaks and features. The headline feature which a lot of people have been waiting for is the Material Design update and it’s been worth waiting for. The update has new icons scattered throughout and Shifty Jelly has incorporated a[Read More…]

in Android Wear, Apps, News by at 7:31 am on March 11, 2015
New BitCoin wallet  CoinJar Touch launches on Android aiming to make BitCoin safer and easier to access

New BitCoin wallet CoinJar Touch launches on Android aiming to make BitCoin safer and easier to access

BitCoin is either the future or a massive scam, that’s the way it seems to be when you speak to people about BitCoin. I’m personally interested in BitCoin, it’s something that seems positive, but just all to hard to get into. CoinJar, Australia’s largest and longest running bitcoin company, is aiming to make their product the fastest and most powerful[Read More…]

in Apps, News by at 1:21 pm on March 10, 2015
Google will allow Waze to be pre-installed on Android devices

Google will allow Waze to be pre-installed on Android devices

Google has given the go ahead for its Waze navigation app to be pre-installed on new Android devices. Waze was snapped up by Google back in 2013 and has remained seperate from Google Maps ever since. However spokesperson Julie Mossler wrote in Google and Wazes press release at MWC that “If a leading telecom preinstalls Waze in his handsets, a[Read More…]

in Apps by at 11:44 am on March 10, 2015