Check out the making of the Android Marshmallow statue with Nat and Lo

Check out the making of the Android Marshmallow statue with Nat and Lo

So, what goes into making an Android sculpture for Google? Well, Nat and Lo are going to tell you in their latest episode of their YouTube series, the duo go behind the scenes at Themendous the company behind the magic of the Android statues. The video is about 6 minutes long and goes through such things as how the Android[Read More…]

in Other by at 8:01 am on August 18, 2015
Android M Developer preview 3 released by Google – introduces version 6.0 SDK
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Android M Developer preview 3 released by Google – introduces version 6.0 SDK

After announcing the big news of the name of the next version of Android, the Google developers have released the third developer preview for the Nexus 5, Nexus 6, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player. The biggest updates to the Dev Preview is the update to the version number which previously said ‘M’, but now lists 6.0. The Dev preview ‘What’s[Read More…]

in Android Development by at 6:48 am on August 18, 2015
Project Ara to launch in the US in 2016
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Project Ara to launch in the US in 2016

The social media team behind Google’s modular smartphone, Project Ara has found the keys to the Twitter account again this morning, updating with a few tidbits that confirm that Puerto Rico is no longer the launch market for the phone. Previously Google had advised that Project Ara, which allows users to create their own phone by snapping magnetic modules made[Read More…]

in Phones by at 6:36 am on August 18, 2015
M is for Marshmallow
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M is for Marshmallow

The next version of Android, Android 6.0 has been officially announced by Google today as Marshmallow. The announcement came along with the final developer preview for Marshmallow as well as an update to the official SDK for Android Developers. You can be sure that we will be installing the new Developer preview and checking out any new or exciting changes we[Read More…]

in Other by at 6:17 am on August 18, 2015
Motorola’s new Moto X Style, Moto X Play and Moto G are coming to Australia in September
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Motorola’s new Moto X Style, Moto X Play and Moto G are coming to Australia in September

Motorola has announced Australian release details and pricing for their new 2015 range of handsets – the Moto X Style, Moto X Play and third generation Moto G. Motorola’s John Demezieres and Sohail Hafesjee were available to answer questions and oversee our hands-on on time with these three gorgeous new handsets, and now we’re able to share with you the[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, News, Phones by , and at 12:01 am on August 18, 2015
You can totally buy ‘Nexus 5 2015’ cases from AliExpress – but you probably shouldn’t
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You can totally buy ‘Nexus 5 2015’ cases from AliExpress – but you probably shouldn’t

Bored this afternoon? Got a few dollars you want to waste? Why not head over to AliExpress and buy a case for your Nexus 5 2015? The site is currently listing a variety of cases ranging from a Soft Gel TPU case for a couple of dollars through to hard shells or Shock/Scratch proof armoured shells with built-in phone stand[Read More…]

in Accessories by at 4:18 pm on August 17, 2015
Oppo’s Mirror 5s goes on sale today in Australia for $269
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Oppo’s Mirror 5s goes on sale today in Australia for $269

The Mirror 5s was announced by Oppo last month and is available today at Dick Smith retail stores across Australia for $269. It should be added to Oppo’s Australian site soon. The lower-end handset is light on price but carries some delightful style flourishes, like the unique diamond-like mirrored surface on the rear of the phone, made by using individual[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, News, Phones by at 1:25 pm on August 17, 2015
Google teases a “Game On” Google Play gaming competition

Google teases a “Game On” Google Play gaming competition

Google Play has released a Teaser trailer for “Game ON” a mobile gaming competition where popular YouTube Creators will battle it out head to head for, as Google puts it, “The ultimate bragging rights”. The teaser is for what appears to be an upcoming series of “Google Play: Game On” episodes from VidCon. The new “series” is due to start[Read More…]

in Other by at 12:08 pm on August 17, 2015
Live picture of what appears to be the Nexus 5 2015 appears
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Live picture of what appears to be the Nexus 5 2015 appears

Get ready, a photo of what is possibly the LG Nexus 5 2015 has appeared on Google+. Uploaded to the Google Nexus Indonesia community by inno yudha from Surabaya in Indonesia. The phone in white is plastered with a ‘Not for Sale’ sticker and is white, with what appears to be a large fingerprint sensor on the rear beneath the[Read More…]

in Phones, Rumours by at 12:05 pm on August 17, 2015
Moto 360 2015 hits the regulatory bodies in the US and Brazil
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Moto 360 2015 hits the regulatory bodies in the US and Brazil

It’s definitely that time of the year. Following yesterday’s Moto 360 Gen 2 leak/ tease, it appears that not one but two models of the Moto 360 were spotted passing through Brazils telecommunication certification agency Anatel. As shown above two separate models of a potential Moto 360 successor have gone through the regulator. The 360L and 360S as listed on Anatel’s[Read More…]

in Rumours, Smartwatch by at 2:35 pm on August 16, 2015