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iFixit announces Android specific hub with repair guides and parts and tools for sale

iFixit announces Android specific hub with repair guides and parts and tools for sale

If you’ve never had the need to look into repairing your Android phone or tablet, then you may in the future and when you do one of the best places to go and find guides, parts and tools to help you fix your baby is iFixit and they’re now supporting Android. iFixit has announced that they have begun supplying guides[Read More…]

by 8:54 pm on February 22, 2015 0 comments Manufacturer, Other
New Google Now card shows up displaying ‘Gas’ stations on your route

New Google Now card shows up displaying ‘Gas’ stations on your route

Google is always changing the contextually aware cards displayed in Google Now, with new ones showing up whether from third-parties now, or from Google themselves. A new one has shown up, which is showing ‘Gas’ stations on your route. First spotted by Google+ user Kevin Mclauglin, the card shows a visual indicator of your route, showing any nearby Gas stations[Read More…]

by 8:41 pm on February 22, 2015 7 comments Google Services
Good Deal: Get the Nexus 6 32GB for $788

Good Deal: Get the Nexus 6 32GB for $788

Did you think that the Google Motorola Nexus 6 was a little bit pricy? Well Harvey Norman has got a deal for you! Get the Nexus 6 32GB (Midnight Blue) right now for $100 less than recommended retail at $788. Have a look at our Nexus 6 Review article if you’d like to brush up on your Nexus Knowledge and make[Read More…]

by 3:42 pm on February 22, 2015 5 comments Deal, News, Sale
Ingress agents jailed while gathering for Anomaly event in Egypt

Ingress agents jailed while gathering for Anomaly event in Egypt

Reports from Ingress players this morning indicate that a number of players gathering for an Anomaly event in Alexandria Egypt were detained by local authorities. The players in question have since been released, but the event raises questions over the way Google-owned Niantic Labs runs their public events. While information is sketchy at best, it appears that 14 players spent[Read More…]

by 12:20 pm on February 22, 2015 18 comments News
Facebook will rollout an update allows you to add stickers to photos

Facebook will rollout an update allows you to add stickers to photos

Facebook will be pushing out an update which will allow users to add stickers to already uploaded photos along with a few other stable improvements to the very popular social networking app. The update which is slowly rolling out to users in various countries brings what was already available to users through the Messenger app and within the comments section.[Read More…]

by 9:14 am on February 22, 2015 1 comment Apps, News
Google mobile search now highlights the freshest & newest news stories

Google mobile search now highlights the freshest & newest news stories

Google has made a few changes to the way its mobile search function works with an update that now brings you the latest, freshest and newest news stories around the web when you use the updated search function. The “freshest and most relevant content” will even work for individual websites, for example, looking up Ausdroid in the updated Google search[Read More…]

by 9:13 am on February 22, 2015 0 comments Apps, News
HTC One M9 details and images appear on Cyberport listings

HTC One M9 details and images appear on Cyberport listings

We’ve seen leaks about the HTC One M9 for weeks, if not months, and it feels like there’s not much left to find out about the rumoured device scheduled for an MWC 2015 launch in a week or so. German retailer Cyberport has posted details of the HTC One M9 including a number of renders which appear to confirm much[Read More…]

by 9:11 am on February 22, 2015 10 comments News, Phones, Rumours
Google preparing changes for Wallet to see it better compete with Apple Pay

Google preparing changes for Wallet to see it better compete with Apple Pay

Google Wallet has been kind of useless for Google outside of select markets; while it has facilitated the early days of mobile payments via NFC, it really hasn’t taken off in the way it could (and perhaps should have done). Apple, meanwhile, has launched Apple Pay and though it’s not in Australia yet either, it’s certainly looking pretty promising. A[Read More…]

by 9:01 am on February 22, 2015 11 comments Google Services, News, NFC
Samsung teases for The Next Galaxy continue

Samsung teases for The Next Galaxy continue

March 1st will be a big day, with HTC, Sony, Huawei and of course Samsung all apparently announcing new phones at MWC. While teasers from other manufacturers are coming, Samsung is of course leading the charge and today it seems they’re talking about construction, specifically what The Next Galaxy, will be constructed of. The latest tweets, which includes the title[Read More…]

by 10:32 am on February 21, 2015 0 comments Manufacturer, Phones
Motorola has something planned for this Wednesday

Motorola has something planned for this Wednesday

Motorola is doing something this week involving a box. A cryptic announcement has been sent to selected news sites, advising that an announcement will be made this coming week, with a box being delivered to the sites. The invite advises that the box will arrive on Wednesday (Feb 25th), and is strangely timed given that MWC kicks off in just[Read More…]

by 10:21 am on February 21, 2015 7 comments Manufacturer