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Facebook introduces cross platform video chats for Messenger – but not yet in Australia
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Facebook introduces cross platform video chats for Messenger – but not yet in Australia

Video calling is a thing now, it’s been an option in apps like Skype and Hangouts for a while now, and today Facebook joins the crowd, adding cross platform video chats in Facebook Messenger. Like the rest of the competition, video calling on Facebook will be a free addition to the service. It’s going to be a competitive service as[Read More…]

in Apps by at 11:32 am on April 28, 2015
Victorian landlords and tenants get a helping hand with a new update to RentRight

Victorian landlords and tenants get a helping hand with a new update to RentRight

Landlords and tenants in Victoria have received a helping hand today, with Outware Mobile releasing an update for their app, Rentright which has been developed in partnership with Consumer Affairs Victoria. The new app, which is available for Android as well as iOS, offers a range of functions for landlords and tenants, offers all the same great functions it always[Read More…]

in Apps by at 10:45 am on April 28, 2015
Instagram adds three new filters and Emoji hashtag support

Instagram adds three new filters and Emoji hashtag support

Australian’s love Instagram filters, with the top filters in Australia listed as Ludwig, Crema, Valencia, Amaro, Slumber – three of which were introduced late last year, and this morning, Instagram has added three more filters to the mix, as well as support for Emoji Hashtags. The new Instagram filters are called Lark, Reyes and Juno and add new ways to[Read More…]

in Apps by at 10:22 am on April 28, 2015
SNK Playmore sale drops the price on your favourite NeoGeo games to $1.29
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SNK Playmore sale drops the price on your favourite NeoGeo games to $1.29

If you’ve played the bright red upright arcade machines at your local pinball parlour, then you’ll be intimately familiar with titles like King of Fighters, Fatal Fury, Metal Slug and Samuari Showdown. To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the NeoGeo (the home console was released in 1990), software publisher SNK Playmore has dropped the price on their NeoGeo properties to[Read More…]

in Apps by at 6:57 pm on April 25, 2015
Google adds 360° video filter to YouTube in desktop and Android app

Google adds 360° video filter to YouTube in desktop and Android app

In the face of an array of 360° capable cameras from a variety of manufacturers, Google announced last month that they would be allowing the 360° videos to be uploaded to YouTube. If you’re keen to check out the 360° videos then it’s now easier to search for them, with Google adding a search filter to the Android app and[Read More…]

in Apps, Google Services by at 6:25 pm on April 25, 2015
Australian broadcasters aren’t ready for the launch of the Nexus Player
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Australian broadcasters aren’t ready for the launch of the Nexus Player

Google will launch the Android TV platform into Australia next week with the arrival of the Asus-built Nexus Player through Dick Smith as well as JB Hi-Fi, and possibly even through the new online Google Store. As a TV platform though, the biggest question is will there be anything to watch on the platform? Android TV The make or break[Read More…]

in Android TV, Apps, News by at 9:00 am on April 24, 2015
Google Keep gets better Android Wear integration to take notes on the go

Google Keep gets better Android Wear integration to take notes on the go

Google Keep is quite a handy note taking and list making app, but its utility with Android Wear has been limited, which is strange for a Google app, but from today, that’s no longer the case. Google has today announced that Keep is getting better Android Wear support, you will now be able to view notes on your Android Wear[Read More…]

in Android Wear, Apps by at 3:33 am on April 24, 2015
Twitter introduces new Highlights feature

Twitter introduces new Highlights feature

Twitter can be great, but it can also be a chore sometimes depending on how many people you follow and how active they are. Trying to catch up on a 1000 or more tweets in the morning can put you off in the long run, so Twitter is trying to make it easier, introducing ‘Highlights’, to give you a summary[Read More…]

in Apps by at 3:19 am on April 24, 2015
Swiftkey Beta introduces a new Mini-Hub for settings and new Dashlane integration for login credentials

Swiftkey Beta introduces a new Mini-Hub for settings and new Dashlane integration for login credentials

Swiftkey is a great keyboard, in fact it’s considered one of the best on Android – and now iOS. The team is constantly re-jigging the keyboard to make it more functional and easier to use. Their latest tweak which will be released to Swiftkey Beta users, includes a SwiftKey Hub, which they say includes a ‘re-imagined settings and content menu’.[Read More…]

in Apps by at 3:06 am on April 24, 2015
BlackBerry introduces social enabled games with BBM Connect Games for Android

BlackBerry introduces social enabled games with BBM Connect Games for Android

  Blackberry is looking at branching out more with its BBM messaging app, making it more than just a communication tool and the company has always been trying to work more on balancing work-play life for a while now and it seems they may have somewhat cracked it with the latest update to the communication tool with BBM Connect Games.[Read More…]

in Apps by at 4:16 pm on April 23, 2015