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Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact available from today for $499 from Sony Centres, Sony Kiosks and Sony Store Online

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact available from today for $499 from Sony Centres, Sony Kiosks and Sony Store Online

After we posted the price of the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact over the weekend, Sony Australia has today advised that the tablet is now available. The tablet will only see limited availability, with Sony advising the tablet will only be available from Sony Centres, Sony Kiosks and Sony Store Online, but Sony themselves seem quite excited about the tablet, with[Read More…]

by 9:57 am on November 10, 2014 5 comments Manufacturer, Tablets
Oneplus OTA Update: WiFi, Artifacts and reboot issues fixed

Oneplus OTA Update: WiFi, Artifacts and reboot issues fixed

Those of us that got an invite and bit the bullet on the Oneplus haven’t been disappointed with the hardware, but the software has been a late Beta at best until the last update that resolved the Touchscreen issues. There have been a few persistent issues recently, one being a memory leak causing screen artifacts which can be resolved with[Read More…]

by 9:18 am on November 10, 2014 6 comments Manufacturer, News, OS Update
Is your Ouya gathering dust?  Why not try out Android TV

Is your Ouya gathering dust? Why not try out Android TV

With the Nexus player is on its way to customers in the US only for now, there’s still no options for Android TV in Australia. But, if you were enticed into that popular Kickstarter project, promising cheap Android gaming on a TV, that is Ouya, then rather than let it gather dust, you may have a way to make it[Read More…]

by 4:19 pm on November 9, 2014 8 comments Android TV, Modding
Good Deal: LG G Watch R delivered for $300.95

Good Deal: LG G Watch R delivered for $300.95

If you’ve been eyeing off the stylish look of the LG G Watch R and looking for a way to grab one for just a little bit cheaper than the $349 + shipping price tag of Google Play, then you may want to check out BetterIT. BetterIT are offering to ship an LG G Watch R to you for $285[Read More…]

by 3:16 pm on November 9, 2014 2 comments Android Wear
LG announces Lollipop update for the G3 to start rolling out to phones this week…in Poland

LG announces Lollipop update for the G3 to start rolling out to phones this week…in Poland

LG has been beavering away on the Lollipop update for the G3 since even before the official code push to AOSP began. Screenshots of the work in progress popped up just a couple of days ago of the work in progress, and now LG has announced the update is ready to go…at least in Poland. The update will begin pushing[Read More…]

by 1:40 pm on November 9, 2014 5 comments Manufacturer, OS Update, Phones
Google adds Android Quick Start Guide to Android 5.0, Lollipop to Google Play Books for free

Google adds Android Quick Start Guide to Android 5.0, Lollipop to Google Play Books for free

Just like last year when Google released their Android Quick Start Guide, Android 4.4 (KitKat) to Google Play Books, Google has just released Android Quick Start Guide, Android 5.0, Lollipop into Google Play Books. The ebook is free in Google Play Books, and at 62 pages, is not what you’d consider light, but it’s not overly long either. It’s a[Read More…]

by 9:31 am on November 9, 2014 0 comments Google Play
Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact gets priced – still no release date

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact gets priced – still no release date

The release of the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact has been the hot topic for a number of readers, disillusioned over the lack of Australian availability of the NVidia Shield tablet and the higher than expected price of the Nexus 9. Sony appears to be gearing up for the launch, last weekend asking you to register your interest in the tablet,[Read More…]

by 8:53 am on November 9, 2014 12 comments Manufacturer, Tablets
Oneplus sales figures revealed

Oneplus sales figures revealed

Since the Oneplus was release there has been hype about the device. People literally paying for invites, others waiting for weeks and months; hoping… that their number will be called next. Then the floodgates were opened, for an hour at a time to allow people to preorder the Oneplus and a second opportunity to do so is fast approaching on[Read More…]

by 8:00 am on November 9, 2014 6 comments Manufacturer, News
Grab some free Google Play Books content with your new Nexus 9 – also Gravity in Google Play Movies & TV

Grab some free Google Play Books content with your new Nexus 9 – also Gravity in Google Play Movies & TV

Ever since Google slipped a copy of Ice Age into Google Play Movies & TV when people purchased the original Nexus 7, it’s been a bit of a bonus to open your new Nexus device and find new content waiting. This year with the Nexus 9 it’s free Books. Owners of the Nexus 9 are reporting that upon opening the[Read More…]

by 7:51 am on November 9, 2014 7 comments News
Charging Dock for Samsung Gear Live now on Google Play Store but like most hardware at the moment, you can’t order it

Charging Dock for Samsung Gear Live now on Google Play Store but like most hardware at the moment, you can’t order it

It’s been a good few days for new hardware being added to the Australian Google Play store – but the vast majority of it is at this stage, not available for order. You can now add the spare Charging Dock for the Samsung Gear Live to the list, with a place-holder page now live. The dock shows up as a[Read More…]

by 9:58 pm on November 8, 2014 0 comments Accessories, Android Wear