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Everything Android at the 2014 EB Expo

Everything Android at the 2014 EB Expo

The 2014 EB Expo is here, running from today until Sunday October 5 at the Sydney Showgrounds. Unsurprisingly, as we found last year, the show is heavily skewed towards the major consoles, but with area set up for independent games developers to showcase their wares. Sony Remote Play First of all, I checked out the Sony stand and found them[Read More…]

by 3:42 pm on October 3, 2014 1 comment Apps, Events
HTC to host a ‘Double Exposure’ event in New York on the 8th of October

HTC to host a ‘Double Exposure’ event in New York on the 8th of October

HTC has sent invites overnight to press, inviting them to an event in New York on the 8th of October. The event has been called ‘Double Exposure’, which from the release of the HTC One M8, seems an obvious reference to their Duo-Camera setup – but what could the event be for? While a HTC Tablet is possible (probably not[Read More…]

by 8:47 am on September 11, 2014 3 comments Events, Manufacturer
Google invites press to event in India – possibly the Android One launch event

Google invites press to event in India – possibly the Android One launch event

Google has apparently begun sending invites out to press based in India for an event to be held on the 15th of September. While the invite doesn’t specifically state what the event is for, the most likely focus of the event will be the Android One handsets that Google announced back in June at Google I/O, which are expected to[Read More…]

by 9:29 pm on September 1, 2014 0 comments Events, Phones
Google invites you to spend an Evening with Android Wear in Sydney

Google invites you to spend an Evening with Android Wear in Sydney

Google is running an event on Tuesday August 19 in Sydney called An Evening with Android Wear, where you’ll be able to learn about the Android Wear platform and how to design and build wearable apps. The event will be presented by Google’s Timothy Jordan and Ankur Kotwal. Tim is a Staff Developer Advocate at Google based in the USA[Read More…]

by 2:49 pm on August 13, 2014 1 comment Android Wear, Events, Smartwatch
Samsung officially invites press to Unpacked 2014 Episode 2 – asks you to ‘NOTE the date’

Samsung officially invites press to Unpacked 2014 Episode 2 – asks you to ‘NOTE the date’

After SamMobile put up, then took down their post aannouncing an invite to a September 3rd event at IFA, possibly at the behest of the Korean Big Blue, it seems it’s all ok now. Samsung has just publicly announced their ‘Samsung UNPACKED 2014 Episode 2′ event, which will be held in three locations across the globe, in Berlin, Beijing and[Read More…]

by 11:50 am on August 6, 2014 3 comments Events, Manufacturer, Phones
Come fly, roll and jump with me: Parrot’s new MiniDrones are hitting Australia in August [Video]

Come fly, roll and jump with me: Parrot’s new MiniDrones are hitting Australia in August [Video]

Parrot hosted a launch event for their new MiniDrones in Sydney this afternoon, announcing Australian availability and pricing for their new Rolling Spider and Jumping SumoMiniDrones. The products will hit Australian retailers in August and are available for preorder online now. Chris Roberts, Parrot’s APAC Managing Director, gave us a brief history of the French company and their diverse product[Read More…]

by 8:22 pm on July 8, 2014 0 comments Events
Google I/O 2014 – The numbers

Google I/O 2014 – The numbers

Google today launched their annual developer conference – Google I/O – with a Keynote address at Moscone West in San Francisco. Sundar Pichai, Senior Vice President, Android, Chrome & Apps, wearing a Moto 360 took the stage and kicked off proceedings. He introduced I/O Extended viewing parties taking place in 85 countries, across 6 continents. He crossed live to London,[Read More…]

by 5:10 am on June 26, 2014 1 comment Events
Google I/O Schedule now online – focus on ‘design, develop and distribute’

Google I/O Schedule now online – focus on ‘design, develop and distribute’

Google I/O is on again, this time running over two days – 25-26th of June – as usual at the Moscone Centre in San Francisco. This morning the Google Developers team has released their schedule of events and this year they’re focusing on ‘design, develop and distribute’. The schedule is available over on the Google I/O website, and starts off[Read More…]

by 10:26 am on May 17, 2014 0 comments Events
Samsung schedules ‘Tab into Color’ Galaxy Tab event for June 12th in New York

Samsung schedules ‘Tab into Color’ Galaxy Tab event for June 12th in New York

It’s been six months since Samsung unveiled their Galaxy TabPRO and NotePRO tablets at CES, and the usual six month product cycle for phones and tablets decress we’re due some new tablet. The time frame makes this invitation from Samsung to attend an event in New York labelled ‘Tab into Color’ not too surprising. While the launch of the Galaxy[Read More…]

by 11:10 pm on May 15, 2014 0 comments Events, Manufacturer, Tablets