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AMP Bank launches HCE based NFC payments for customers using Android phones

AMP Bank launches HCE based NFC payments for customers using Android phones

AMP has today announced a new piece of functionality for their Banking customers, enabling NFC tap & pay payments on their Android phones. Called AMPWave, the technology uses Host Card Emulation (HCE) to enable the tap & pay function via NFC. HCE requires Android 4.4 to run, but AMP appears to be offering the update to all customers with phones[Read More…]

in Apps, NFC by at 9:08 pm on March 30, 2015
Feel the force with Star Wars Rebels: Recon now on Google Play Store
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Feel the force with Star Wars Rebels: Recon now on Google Play Store

Jedi’s and Sith rejoice, Disney has released a Star Wars themed game onto Google Play: Star Wars Rebels: Recon. Star Wars Rebels: Recon is now available on Google Play and simliarly to games from Telltale games, developers of the excellent The Walking Dead and Game of Thrones, it’ss a freemium game, allowing you to play the first 4 levels for[Read More…]

in Apps by at 4:19 pm on March 29, 2015
Bubble Gum Interactive launches Nickelodeon’s Wild Grinders: Downhill Grind

Bubble Gum Interactive launches Nickelodeon’s Wild Grinders: Downhill Grind

Nickelodeon has this week released a new title in their Wild Grinders series, announcing Wild Grinders: Downhill Grind. The game has been published by Nick, but is developed by Australian development studio Bubble Gum Interactive, the brains behind a number of addictive games such as Cake Bake Blitz. Wild Grinders: Downhill Grind is the latest in the series which is[Read More…]

in Apps by at 2:49 pm on March 29, 2015
Plex for Android updated
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Plex for Android updated

If you’re a Plex user, you’ve probably seen the update that came through Thursday night/Friday morning for us Aussies. There’s been a huge number of changes delivered with the jump to version 4.0 which are all listed on the Plex.tv forums. The fixes include: Fix crash selection the ‘already paid’ option on the welcome screen. Fix crash scrolling on the[Read More…]

in Apps, News by at 10:47 am on March 29, 2015
Get the Samsung Galaxy S6 Experience on your phone right now

Get the Samsung Galaxy S6 Experience on your phone right now

The impending launch of the Galaxy S6 has a few people excited, there’s people who have already decided that this phone witll be ‘their next’, while some are still sitting on the fence. Samsung has realised that people need a look at the features on their latest phones and have been releasing ‘Experience’ apps for some time now and it’s[Read More…]

in Apps, News by at 10:08 pm on March 28, 2015
Google Maps update lets you view your Custom Maps

Google Maps update lets you view your Custom Maps

Google has brought back a feature to Google Maps that was removed some time ago: the ability to view custom maps. Custom maps lets you create your own routes, which can be a way to show a short-cut, optimal route to a place or just a handy trail for a bushwalk. Google announced the update on Twitter, which also pointed[Read More…]

in Apps by at 12:58 pm on March 28, 2015
Twitter launches their own live social media streaming service Periscope – coming to Android at some stage
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Twitter launches their own live social media streaming service Periscope – coming to Android at some stage

Live, social video streaming has gotten pretty big recently and Twitter has finally launched their service – Periscope overnight. Social video streaming has seen Meerkat taking the lions share of the spotlight. Meerkat was first to market but was recently cut off from Twitters social graph limiting it’s reach, which many saw as a move to protect the upcoming launch[Read More…]

in Apps by at 11:38 am on March 27, 2015