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Transport for NSW announces 2 new Opal apps – Opal Travel & Opal Fares for Sydney-siders using Opal Card

Transport for NSW announces 2 new Opal apps – Opal Travel & Opal Fares for Sydney-siders using Opal Card

Transport for NSW along with the Minister for Transport, Gladys Berejiklian, has today announced their will be 2 new Opal apps which will help give you both information regarding modes of transport, as well as an estimated Opal card fare pricing all from each of the 2 apps. The 2 apps, Opal Travel & Opal Fares, do slightly differ from[Read More…]

by 4:22 pm on December 10, 2014 1 comment Apps, News
Good Deal: Sega is currently having a sale on five great games on Google Play

Good Deal: Sega is currently having a sale on five great games on Google Play

If you missed out on the Sega Humble Bundle sale from a few weeks back, or you just weren’t sure on grabbing APKs from outside of Google Play, then here’s a second chance. Sega has announced some massive discounts on their blog for five titles, going on-sale across Google Play and the Amazon App Store (and iTunes). There are still[Read More…]

by 1:51 pm on December 10, 2014 2 comments Apps
VLC releases version 1.0 for Android and shows off development of Material Design version for Android 5.0 and Android TV

VLC releases version 1.0 for Android and shows off development of Material Design version for Android 5.0 and Android TV

VLC is the go-to application for media playback on most platforms, but it’s been a long road on Android. Late to the party, they’ve become a great way to playback almost all video formats, although they’ve been in Beta since their release back in 2012. Now version 1.0 is rolling out through Google Play and it’s apparently fixing quite a[Read More…]

by 1:37 pm on December 10, 2014 0 comments Apps
Action Launcher version 3 is coming soon bringing Material Design, a new feature and a price tag

Action Launcher version 3 is coming soon bringing Material Design, a new feature and a price tag

Action Launcher, one of the more popular launches around the Ausdroid offices, is about to get an update. It’s not just a Material Design update though and it’s likely there may be some people a little upset with the new version. Australian developer Chris Lacy has advised on his Google+ profile that the upcoming update to version 3 is a[Read More…]

by 3:10 pm on December 6, 2014 8 comments Apps
YouTube Android app finally goes Material

YouTube Android app finally goes Material

It’s here, folks – the YouTube Android app has finally entered good company by having a Material Design makeover. The design of the new app isn’t entirely unexpected: things like circular avatars, full-height navigation drawer and a toolbar coated in YouTube’s signature red colour all feature in the YouTube 6.0 update. Channels are receiving a nice makeover, with channel art[Read More…]

by 1:21 pm on December 6, 2014 0 comments Apps, News
Gameloft starts teasing third installment of Brothers in Arms

Gameloft starts teasing third installment of Brothers in Arms

Gameloft has made quite a few successful titles which have spawned a series of sequels, amongst them a number of first person shooters such as Modern Combat and N.O.V.A. Another of their series, Brothers in Arms is about to see a third installment and in true Gameloft style, they’ve begun teasing Brothers In Arms 3: Sons of War on their[Read More…]

by 9:54 am on December 6, 2014 0 comments Apps
Google Play 5.1.11

New version of Google Play rolling out to users featuring new My Account page showing your purchase history

Google is currently rolling out a new update to Google Play and along with some new design changes, there’s a few new features to check out as well. To start with, there’s a brand new My Account page. The My Account page is divided into two card like sections, Payment Methods and Order history. The Payment Methods card lets you[Read More…]

by 1:29 pm on December 5, 2014 0 comments Apps
National Australia Bank updates their Android app with new design and incorporates NAB Flik

National Australia Bank updates their Android app with new design and incorporates NAB Flik

National Australia Bank released an update to their Android app last week, bringing a fresh new look, better security features and incorporated their previously standalone mobile payments app: NAB Flik. The newly updated app gives the app a fresh look, as well as some new functionality. The app isn’t going Material yet though, as it appears to be a direct[Read More…]

by 2:37 pm on December 4, 2014 1 comment Apps
Google releases ‘Device Assist’ app for devices running Lollipop – not available in Australia

Google releases ‘Device Assist’ app for devices running Lollipop – not available in Australia

Google has today released a new app, which is aimed at offering tips, tricks and troubleshooting help to anyone running a Nexus, Google Play Edition or Android One device, with Android 5.0, Lollipop on-board. The new app offers a number of card based tips, and the ability to detect issues on the phone for which it can automatically suggest ways[Read More…]

by 10:51 am on December 4, 2014 0 comments Apps
Google looking to build child-friendly versions of Chrome, YouTube and more

Google looking to build child-friendly versions of Chrome, YouTube and more

Google is in the process of making ‘Child-friendly’ versions of a number of applications, that are already in popular use for users of all ages, including YouTube, Chrome and more. In an interview with USA Today, Vice President, Engineering at Google, Pavni Diwanji has told them that the amount of staff at Google having kids, has moved the company towards[Read More…]

by 10:26 am on December 4, 2014 0 comments Apps