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Google Maps #Boobgate in South Australia

Google Maps #Boobgate in South Australia

It’s not the first time and certainly won’t be the last that the Street View car has caught an illegal, immoral or indecent act (or a combination of all three) on camera. Couples have been caught doing the wild thing, burglars have been caught on camera; that’s really gotta be the icing on a bad day doesn’t it? and adulterers[Read More…]

by 9:50 pm on April 1, 2015 1 comment Google Services, News
Smartbox by Inbox: the mailbox of tomorrow, today

Smartbox by Inbox: the mailbox of tomorrow, today

Full credit to Google, when they do something; they do it well. That extends to their April fools jokes too and this year is no exception, selling Smartbox by Inbox as a physical extension to their very popular Inbox app. Google have done really well and they’ve certainly gone the whole 9 yards to deliver this amusing commercial that would[Read More…]

by 7:07 pm on April 1, 2015 3 comments Google Services, News
Foxtel Go update: More devices supported

Foxtel Go update: More devices supported

Foxtel have put out an update today which announces the additon of a number of devices to their compatibility list. What hass caught the attention of users more than the fact more devices have come out is that the list is not dominated by Samsung devices. The list posted on the Foxtel Community Page includes the LG G3, Samsung Galaxy[Read More…]

by 2:56 pm on April 1, 2015 12 comments Apps, News
Viber 5.3 brings support for Android Wear

Viber 5.3 brings support for Android Wear

An update published to Viber this morning has finally brought Android Wear support to the popular messaging app, allowing users to read and reply to messages on their Android wear devices. It’s great to see an app as popular as Viber continuing to develop their product for users and keeping up with the latest technology and market trends. At the[Read More…]

by 12:55 pm on April 1, 2015 0 comments Apps, News
Yeelight: Bluetooth Controlled Light — A quick look

Yeelight: Bluetooth Controlled Light — A quick look

In a constantly growing, developing, connected world, one of the more recent additions to the marketplace is products for the “connected home”. This goes from music streaming services, to bluetooth speakers and an ever growing market: lighting. Yeelight sent me a review unit of their Bluetooth Controlled Light about a week ago, to be honest I was a bit apprehensive[Read More…]

by 8:00 am on April 1, 2015 1 comment Accessories, News, Reviews
Public Transport app Moovit launches in Australia – beginning with Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, Adelaide, Hobart and Perth

Public Transport app Moovit launches in Australia – beginning with Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, Adelaide, Hobart and Perth

Public Transport app Moovit has kicked off officially announced their Australian launch today, launching in most major capital cities across Australia. With the addition of Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, Adelaide, Hobart and Perth, Moovit is now sharing public trasport information in more than 500 cities. Moovit is first and foremost a public transport app, feeding you information regarding how best[Read More…]

by 7:00 am on April 1, 2015 2 comments Apps, News
OnePlus DR-1 Drone Teased in Video

OnePlus DR-1 Drone Teased in Video

OnePlus has a new product coming. They’ve hinted previously that their new product will be a drone, and now OnePlus have just teased a video on Vine and Instagram with a little tagline that makes us want to open our wallets. Feeling adventurous? The DR-1 is flying to our store next month. #OneGameChanger Not much can be made out from the[Read More…]

by 1:33 am on April 1, 2015 1 comment News
Telstra fights bill shock with their new plan for excess data charges

Telstra fights bill shock with their new plan for excess data charges

Telstra is taking the fight to excess data charges in their latest change to data limits this week – introducing a new plan to allow mobile customers to automatically add data 1GB at a time when they reach the end of their allotted amount. Under the new scheme, which goes into effect on the 12th of May, customers will be[Read More…]

by 12:27 am on April 1, 2015 1 comment Carriers, News
Whatsapp making calls available to all users

Whatsapp making calls available to all users

The market for third party messaging apps which use data instead of your sms allowance (particularly for pre-paid users) has grown quickly. Google has Hangouts, Wickr and Viber also offer solutions, to name a couple, but it’s messaging app WhatsApp which appears to be king at the moment – and with good reason, they’ve added a number of new features[Read More…]

by 11:48 pm on March 31, 2015 3 comments Apps, News
LG press event announced; here comes the G4

LG press event announced; here comes the G4

In a style matching last years LG G3 announcement, they have begun sending out “save the date” invites to press for a simultaneous event being held across multiple continents on the 28th and 29th of April; New York, London, Paris, Singapore, Istanbul and Seoul. Giving very little away as to what is in store the header for the invite says[Read More…]

by 2:58 pm on March 31, 2015 7 comments Manufacturer, News, Phones