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When it rains it pours; Samsung Galaxy Note 5 specs revealed
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When it rains it pours; Samsung Galaxy Note 5 specs revealed

That’s how the saying goes; when it rains, it pours. Just today we’ve gotten our first look at what Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Note 5 looks like, and now we know what’s inside, thanks to Evan Blass and his well placed sources. Speaking to Evan informally, there’s little doubt that these specs are the real thing, so read on and enjoy.[Read More…]

in News, Phones by at 7:03 pm on August 1, 2015
Further images leak of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 5 & Galaxy S6 Edge+

Further images leak of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 5 & Galaxy S6 Edge+

We know that Samsung is holding their annual Unpacked event a bit early this year, on August 13 in New York, and for some, the date can’t get here fast enough. Our favourite leaker, Evan Blass has tweeted possible press renders of the upcoming Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ which are expected to launch at the event. Just[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, News, Phones by at 4:00 pm on August 1, 2015
Sony’s new Xperia M5 and Xperia C5 Ultra outed ahead of official announcement

Sony’s new Xperia M5 and Xperia C5 Ultra outed ahead of official announcement

Sony have a mobile announcement around the corner, as we reported last night, and it seems we now know what they’ll be unveiling, and no, it’s probably not Marcellus Wallace’ soul as earlier suggested. Overnight we’ve seen details of two new handsets leak from Russia, in the form of the Xperia C5 Ultra and the Xperia M5. Following clear design[Read More…]

in News, Phones by at 10:42 am on August 1, 2015
Android M Developer Preview 3 is delayed, but for good reason
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Android M Developer Preview 3 is delayed, but for good reason

Having an early look at the upcoming Android releases is something that has been wanted for a long time before Lollipop, which offered the first developer preview joined the list of Android releases. The Android M Developer Preview was announced at Google I/O earlier this year and received extremely well by the developer community with a lot of feedback being[Read More…]

in Android Development, News, OS Updates by at 10:18 am on August 1, 2015
Free Chromecast and $20 Play Voucher with selected devices at JB Hifi

Free Chromecast and $20 Play Voucher with selected devices at JB Hifi

If you’re in the market for an outright purchase of a new phone, now may be the time to check out JB Hifi because they’re currently running a pretty decent special if you’re looking for a couple of freebies with your phone. With the purchase of selected Android devices, you’ll also get a free Chromecast and $20 Google Play voucher.[Read More…]

in News by at 8:00 am on August 1, 2015
Nat and Lo’s 20% project: How translate works on signs

Nat and Lo’s 20% project: How translate works on signs

Going behind the scenes at Google is something a lot of people would love to do. Using their 20% flexi-time a couple of employees and clearly good friends, Nat and Lo have started a project to run around the Google campus and check out various projects that they’re curious about, with the aim to also educate their YouTube subscribers a[Read More…]

in Google Services, News by at 9:15 am on July 31, 2015
Samsung SE370 Monitor with wireless charging coming to Australia
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Samsung SE370 Monitor with wireless charging coming to Australia

Samsung are market leaders in a number of areas; innovation being one of them. On Tuesday we posted about the SE370 PC Monitor with Wireless Charging integrated in the base. On the back of this announcement we contacted Samsung in Australia to confirm if the monitors would be available in Australia and have received the following confirmation: Samsung Electronics Australia[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, News by at 8:45 am on July 31, 2015
Turing Phone to Support All Networks, All Bands

Turing Phone to Support All Networks, All Bands

In an email to all their subscribers, Turing Phone stated that their entire range, of upcoming phones will be all be “world phones” meaning the will support every carrier “anywhere in the world”. Though details are still not available on their website, they’re claiming that the phone “work(s) for every band”. Those being: GSM, WCDMA, TD-SCDMA, CDMA EVDO, TDD LTE, FDD LTE.[Read More…]

in News, Phones by at 1:04 am on July 31, 2015
Telstra partnering with Roku to bring Telstra TV to your living room
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Telstra partnering with Roku to bring Telstra TV to your living room

Telstra has today announced that it has partnered with ROKU Inc, a Telstra branded streaming box to Australia called Telstra TV. Telstra TV, which is a rebranded Roku 2 box, will add to Telstra’s existing entertainment services, which include TBox and Foxtel from Telstra products. The service will offer three subscription video on demand services such as; Presto, Stan and[Read More…]

in Carriers, News, Other by at 7:25 pm on July 29, 2015
Samsung’s new monitors have built in wireless charging
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Samsung’s new monitors have built in wireless charging

Here we go, the next wave in connected home/office and mobile lifestyle is here. Samsung has introduced the SE370 monitor, which is a Full HD screen, available in 23.6 and 27 inches that has Qi (Wireless Power Consortium Standard) built into the stand of the monitor. For anyone with a Qi compatible device – phone or tablet – this is[Read More…]

in Accessories, Manufacturer, News by at 10:51 am on July 29, 2015