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Nexus 5 to get Android 5.1.1 update soon
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Nexus 5 to get Android 5.1.1 update soon

Google’s most popular Nexus phone, the Nexus 5 will apparently begin receiving a new OTA update – at least according to US carrier Sprint. The Nexus 5, which is currently rocking Android 5.1.0 Build LMY47I – will soon be getting a bump to 5.1.1 Build LMY48B as of today US time. The update follows updates to Android 5.1.1 which have[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, News, OS Updates, Other by and at 9:38 pm on May 14, 2015
Asus ZenWatch 2 on track to for a Q3 2015 release following a launch at Computex
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Asus ZenWatch 2 on track to for a Q3 2015 release following a launch at Computex

Asus CEO, Jerry Shen, has revealed that the company’s second-generation ZenWatch will begin hitting stores in the early third quarter as planned whilst stating that earlier reports of a delayed announcement of the 2nd Generation ZenWatch was a ‘misunderstanding.’ At the earnings conference, Shen said the launch timetable for the 2nd generation smartwatch “remains unchanged,” while confirming that the tech[Read More…]

in Android Wear, Manufacturer, News by at 9:29 pm on May 14, 2015
Klipsch Image One Bluetooth Headphones — Review
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Klipsch Image One Bluetooth Headphones — Review

Style, good looks, great comfort and mind blowing sound. That’s what you’d expect from a set of Bluetooth headphones that will set you back around the $350 mark isn’t it? Well the Klipsch Image One Bluetooth Headphones tick all those boxes and more. They come with appropriate charging cables, a male to male standard headphones cable and a really slick[Read More…]

in Accessories, News, Reviews by at 1:54 pm on May 14, 2015
Samsung working on Android 5.1 for Galaxy S6/S6 Edge – possibly arriving in June

Samsung working on Android 5.1 for Galaxy S6/S6 Edge – possibly arriving in June

Samsung’s current gen flagships will be getting an update to Android 5.1, that’s been known for a while, but it could be coming as soon as next month, at least according to Canadian carrier Rogers. The update for the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge is expected to hit phones next month, bringing with it a number of features such as[Read More…]

in Other by at 11:26 am on May 14, 2015
TunnelBear launches their own Chrome extension

TunnelBear launches their own Chrome extension

Rawwwr! Put a Bear in your browser! That’s the tag line for well known VPN service TunnelBear who have finally launched their own Chrome Extension. We’ve previously shown how to integrate TunnelBear’s VPN service into your ChromeOS setup, but now it gets a lot easier with this Chrome extension. TunnelBear for Chrome is a limited free service which provides a[Read More…]

in Chrome Extension by at 11:14 am on May 14, 2015
Google updates Docs and Slides with the ability to add images on the go

Google updates Docs and Slides with the ability to add images on the go

While functionality has been stripped from Drive and parted out to the individual apps like Slides, Docs and Sheets, Google has been updating their apps with additional functionality, today adding the ability to add images on the go, as well as adding more offline functions. Google has added the ability to insert a picture from your camera roll, or even[Read More…]

in Apps by at 8:35 am on May 14, 2015
Gmail app getting updated with recent conversations, contact Info and more

Gmail app getting updated with recent conversations, contact Info and more

While Inbox is the new hotness, Google hasn’t forgotten about the original – and some say still the best – Gmail app, today announcing a few new features for the app. Much like the Google Calendar was recently updated based on user feedback, Google has updated the Gmail app with features requested by feedback. The new update includes a lot[Read More…]

in Apps by at 8:23 am on May 14, 2015
Galaxy S6 Active press renders show up thanks to @evleaks

Galaxy S6 Active press renders show up thanks to @evleaks

The rumoured Active variant of the popular Galaxy S6 is getting more real by the day. We saw photos of the phone in the wild yesterday and today, leaker extraordinaire Evan Blass, has provided press renders of the phone in rugged looking colour schemes. As you can see from the logon on the rear of the leaked renders, the phone[Read More…]

in Phones by at 8:16 am on May 14, 2015
Google Fit now shows calories burned, estimate distance travelled and comes with Widget and Android Wear watchface
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Google Fit now shows calories burned, estimate distance travelled and comes with Widget and Android Wear watchface

Google has been working out their fitness platform ‘Fit’, and has this morning announced new updates which will give some additional functionality. Once you’ve updated the Fit app with your vital statistics such as height, weight and gender, Fit can now estimate distance travelled and calories burned. The new vital statistics will also be shown in your Fit history as[Read More…]

in Other by at 8:00 am on May 14, 2015
Google I/O 2015 Android app released into Google Play – 14 days to go

Google I/O 2015 Android app released into Google Play – 14 days to go

Google’s developer conference I/O 2015 starts in just 14 days, and after releasing their schedule last week have now released an update for their Google I/O Android app in preparation for the commencement of the event. The Google I/O website works quite well as a web app, with Chrome notifications now letting you receive updates when events changed, were ready[Read More…]

in Apps by at 8:00 am on May 14, 2015