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Google+ App Update

Google+ App Update

It’s update Wednesday, or as the time-zones would have it Thursday! That means we’re seeing various updates to Google apps, and today Google+ is getting an update. For those of you using the social network, there’s a few interesting new items included in the update. The new bits You’ve got Home instead of Everything as a listing for the default[Read More…]

by 10:40 am on January 22, 2015 1 comment Apps, Google Services, News
Google Docs, Slides and Sheets receive updates – iOS users get TouchID integration

Google Docs, Slides and Sheets receive updates – iOS users get TouchID integration

Google’s update Wednesday has begun again after the Christmas/New Year break and is updating a number of their apps, including Docs, Slides and Sheets for Android. The three apps get a couple of handy new updates mainly focused on editing on mobile. Docs now has the ability to perform real-time spell-checking, Sheets now has the ability to hide rows and[Read More…]

by 8:11 am on January 22, 2015 0 comments Apps
WhatsApp gains web client – Android Only for now

WhatsApp gains web client – Android Only for now

Possibly one of the most widely used mobile messaging services: WhatsApp, has finally introduced an official way to view your WhatsApp conversations on the web. Acting as an extension from your Android phone, the web client is displayed in Chrome and connected by scanning a QR code to sync your conversations with the web page. The web funcitons act as[Read More…]

by 7:57 am on January 22, 2015 7 comments Apps
D-Link is working to resolve their Unknown Sources requirement

D-Link is working to resolve their Unknown Sources requirement

The D-Link DWM-T100 TV Tuner for Android that was announced yesterday was quite popular, it’s a great idea, but there may be some issues with the software side of things. As pointed out by Rob in the comments, the D-Link TV Tuner app actually requires an additional installation before it can run. The D-Link TV Tuner app once installed from[Read More…]

by 4:47 pm on January 21, 2015 3 comments Accessories, Apps
Humble Bundle Mobile 10 goes live with 6 games valued at almost $30

Humble Bundle Mobile 10 goes live with 6 games valued at almost $30

The Humble Bundle Mobile bundle is back. Rather than a developer specific bundle though, they’ve reverted to the Mobile bundles and we’re up to number 10. There’s 6 games on offer this time around, three of which – Doodle Kingdom, LYNE, and Buddy & Me? – are available for whichever price you want to pay, while the other three –[Read More…]

by 12:05 pm on January 21, 2015 0 comments Apps
Instagram opens beta program for its Android app

Instagram opens beta program for its Android app

Instagram today follows in the steps of Facebook and Twitter in announcing a public beta program allowing users to test updates and changes to their app. To join the beta, you need to join the Instagram for Android Beta Testers Google Group then you’ll be able to become a tester. There’s a little over 1,000 members at the moment, and[Read More…]

by 9:31 am on January 21, 2015 1 comment Apps
WhatsApp getting serious and banning users of 3rd party apps

WhatsApp getting serious and banning users of 3rd party apps

Many people have heard of WhatsApp, which is arguably one of the world’s most popular messaging services, with clients across all major platforms. As is usually the case, a popular product or service generates a lot of 3rd party interest, and WhatsApp isn’t immune. While the now-Facebook owned company previously tolerated 3rd party apps that used its service, that time seems[Read More…]

by 7:41 am on January 21, 2015 2 comments Apps, News
Stan TV and movie streaming service opens up trial ahead of launch

Stan TV and movie streaming service opens up trial ahead of launch

Stan, the new streaming television and movie service with a friendly name from StreamCo – itself a partnership between Fairfax and Nine Entertainment Co – is nearing launch. Trial subscription offers have made their way out to Fairfax subscribers and some members of the public who signed up to receive launch information from the company over the last few days.[Read More…]

by and 10:03 am on January 20, 2015 32 comments Apps, Chromecast, News
Grab an Australian themed Android Wear watch face for Australia Day

Grab an Australian themed Android Wear watch face for Australia Day

In the spirit of Australia Day, why not theme yourself completely by adding an Australian based Android Wear watch face to your wrist. Australian Android developer Julian Wong has created a range of watch faces compatible with current gen Android Wear devices to add to your wrist and the best news is they’re free. There’s some basic designs based mainly[Read More…]

by 9:00 am on January 19, 2015 2 comments Android Wear, Apps
Google launches Classroom app for iOS and Android – the dog can no longer eat your homework

Google launches Classroom app for iOS and Android – the dog can no longer eat your homework

Google for Education has been quietly gaining momentum in schools around the world since it launched. Google has announced that they’ve released a new app for Android and iOS to help teachers and students to better control their homework and assignments. Gone are the days of ‘I forgot my homework’ or ‘The dog ate it’ when handing in assignments, Google[Read More…]

by 12:58 pm on January 16, 2015 1 comment Apps