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Samsung demonstrates 360-degree speakers, updates Multiroom Audio app to version 2.0
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Samsung demonstrates 360-degree speakers, updates Multiroom Audio app to version 2.0

Samsung hosted a launch event last night in Sydney for its 2015 SUHD TV range. While the TVs themselves aren’t very “Androidy”, the company also launched an update to its Multiroom Audio app and demonstrated its wild new 360-degree speaker. Multiroom Audio 2.0 When I looked at Samsung’s Multiroom Audio system last year, I enjoyed the hardware though I wasn’t[Read More…]

in Accessories, Apps, Manufacturer by at 9:42 am on April 15, 2015
Chrome 42 becomes stable, for Windows, Mac and Linux
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Chrome 42 becomes stable, for Windows, Mac and Linux

The latest version of Chrome has graduated from the beta channel to stable, and with version 42 it brings a new push API, as well as the usual fixes and enhancements. The new update is available for Windows, OS X and Linux users (for Android, we’re still at version 41 for now). The update will arrive on your computer without having[Read More…]

in Chrome OS, News by at 7:27 am on April 15, 2015
Play Store updated to 5.4.12 — changes unknown, but shiny!
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Play Store updated to 5.4.12 — changes unknown, but shiny!

Updates to the Play Store are not often particularly exciting, and this update is really much of the same. Play Store 5.4.12 has been spotted in the wild, and the always-enterprising folk of XDA have grabbed the APK and posted it to APK Mirror for everyone to take a look at. The short version is we don’t know what’s inside[Read More…]

in Google Play, News by at 7:16 am on April 15, 2015
Oneplus One with CM12 — Easiest way using a Mac

Oneplus One with CM12 — Easiest way using a Mac

Like many out there I was very keen to get the Official CM12 rom on my Oneplus One after it landed the other day. Like some, my OPO did not want to flash the Official CM12 ROM, so I had to dig a bit deeper. I’m not a good terminal app user on my Mac and I’ve seen many different[Read More…]

in Android Development, OS Updates by at 6:52 am on April 15, 2015
Opera Mini for Android, now with native web browser behaviour
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Opera Mini for Android, now with native web browser behaviour

Opera Mini for Android has had a facelift, and it now behaves a lot like a full-featured Android browser. No longer do you have to choose between the efficiency of Opera Mini or the look of the full-sized older brother. Now, the core features more closely align with those of Opera proper, with redesigned Speed Dial shortcuts, private browsing mode[Read More…]

in Apps, News by at 5:11 pm on April 14, 2015
Twitter’s revamped “quote tweet” feature is rolling out to Android

Twitter’s revamped “quote tweet” feature is rolling out to Android

A few days ago we learned of Twitter’s revamp of the “quote tweet” interface by embedding the original tweet and leaving users with more space to comment. Following the feature’s rollout on Twitter’s web UI and iOS clients, Twitter’s official Android App received the update enabling the feature overnight and it fits the bill very nicely. The changelog only mentions[Read More…]

in Apps, News by at 4:30 pm on April 14, 2015
Lollipop loving comes to Cyanogen OS in Version 12
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Lollipop loving comes to Cyanogen OS in Version 12

OnePlus One owners are currently sporting some smug grins since they’re the first to see some Lollipop love as Cyanogen OS 12 begins rolling out to their devices, soon to be followed by more devices. If you’re upgrading your OnePlus One, you can expect to see Material Design interface changes from the first moment of reboot. The upgrade adds new[Read More…]

in Android Development, News, OS Updates by at 4:12 pm on April 14, 2015
Samsung Galaxy S6 / S6 Edge — Accessories — Wireless Charging
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Samsung Galaxy S6 / S6 Edge — Accessories — Wireless Charging

The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is one feature-packed little beast, and one of the most welcome inclusions is wireless charging powered by Qi. As we’ve discovered, the battery life on the S6 Edge isn’t exactly ideal, but wireless charging offsets that and makes keeping your Edge charged and ready to go that much easier. Wireless chargers can be a little[Read More…]

in Accessories, Mini Reviews, Phones by at 2:30 pm on April 14, 2015
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge — Accessories — Cases

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge — Accessories — Cases

If you’ve just received a brand new Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, there’s a good change you’re looking for accessories. There’s an even better chance that you’ve found accessories rather hard to come by, especially if you’ve been looking in retail stores. The good news is that the Ausdroid Shop is fully stocked with Galaxy S6 Edge accessories, including a range[Read More…]

in Accessories, Mini Reviews, News, Phones by at 1:21 pm on April 14, 2015
Humble Bundle Mobile 11 updates with 2 new games

Humble Bundle Mobile 11 updates with 2 new games

The Humble Bundle Mobile 11 went live a week ago, offering 6 games in total, three for whatever price you wished to pay, and three for those willing to pay above the average price. Today there’s been two games added to the list to entice a few more sales and reward those who did initially pay above the average. The[Read More…]

in Apps by at 8:04 am on April 14, 2015