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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Movie Tie-In game now available in Google Play

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Movie Tie-In game now available in Google Play

Setting aside the issue of whether Michaelangelo, Raphael, Donatello and Leonardo should have human-like noses, and whether Michael Bay is out to troll everyones childhood memories; the movie tie-in game for the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Movie is now available to purchase in Google Play. Yes, Purchase. Unlike many movie tie-in games, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles game will set[Read More…]

by 8:07 pm on July 25, 2014 2 comments Apps
Samsung Gear VR application leaks early and shows off something of Samsung’s upcoming headset

Samsung Gear VR application leaks early and shows off something of Samsung’s upcoming headset

The Samsung Gear VR – their virtual reality headset – is apparently set to launch at IFA in September, which means of course that with just over a month to go till the headset is launched, there’s going to be leaks. Of course the source is SamMobile, who have managed to get their hands on the Gear VR Manager software[Read More…]

by 10:44 am on July 25, 2014 1 comment Accessories
Chrome Beta version 37 adds Material Design inspired look and simplified multi-account login

Chrome Beta version 37 adds Material Design inspired look and simplified multi-account login

Google has today started pushing an update to their Chrome Beta for Android after not issuing any love to the app for over a month. The new update brings a new Material Design inspired look as well as simplified multi-account login. The biggest news on Chrome Beta for Android is the better implementation of multi-account sign-in that the update brings.[Read More…]

by 10:12 am on July 25, 2014 3 comments Apps
HTC announces the One M8 in Pink and Red for the UK – most likely not coming to Australia

HTC announces the One M8 in Pink and Red for the UK – most likely not coming to Australia

HTC are well known for releasing various colour variants of their flagships through the year, mainly as a way to keep interest in the devices while only making a very cosmetic change. Overnight they’ve announced that the previously announced for Verizon in the US Red HTC One M8 variant, as well as a new Pink version will be heading to[Read More…]

by 10:09 am on July 25, 2014 1 comment Manufacturer, Phones
Google apparently owns Twitch now

Google apparently owns Twitch now

A rumour began circulating in May, that Google was looking to purchase game video streaming service Twitch for 1 Billion dollars, that deal has apparently now gone through according to Venture Beat who have spoken with sources who are ‘familiar with the matter’. At roughly the cost of one 2012 style Instagram, Google has seemingly purchased themselves a bargain. Google[Read More…]

by 9:30 am on July 25, 2014 4 comments News
Happy 1st Birthday, Chromecast! – Google celebrates the first birthday of their HDMI dongle…in the US

Happy 1st Birthday, Chromecast! – Google celebrates the first birthday of their HDMI dongle…in the US

It may have only gone on-sale in Australia at the end of May, but it’s now been a year since the infamous Breakfast with Sundar event where the Chromecast was announced in the US. This morning Google has celebrated the 1st birthday of the Chromecast, by announcing some statistics for the dongle. Google has tracked 400 Million casts on the[Read More…]

by 9:13 am on July 25, 2014 4 comments Chromecast
Sony Xperia Z3 shows off for the cameras again

Sony Xperia Z3 shows off for the cameras again

The upcoming Sony Xperia Z3 appears to be wanting to compete with the big boys when it comes to leaks, showing up multiple times in leaked photos, and it’s done it again. Excellent source of leaks, Evan Blass has sourced some pictures of the phone, this time without the blurry-cam that seems to have affected previous shots. There’s two pictures,[Read More…]

by 8:49 am on July 25, 2014 2 comments Manufacturer, Phones
LG’s improving sales turn around three quarters of losses

LG’s improving sales turn around three quarters of losses

LG‘s just released their financial results for Q2 (Apr-Jun) 2014, and if you’re a fan of the company then things are looking pretty good. The company’s turned a profit of AU $625m (US$588.5m), an increase of 26.5% year-over-year. A decent chunk of this – and the part we care most about – is coming from the modestly-named LG Mobile Communications[Read More…]

by 8:16 am on July 25, 2014 0 comments News
Official 4.4.4 Stock Android for the OnePlus One

Official 4.4.4 Stock Android for the OnePlus One

Most tinkerers, hackers, Android enthusiasts and people who like to live on the edge of stability fell to their knees and thanked their relevant deity when they heard that there would be a phone released with a custom rom onboard. The OnePlus one was a dream for us. CyanogenMod booting up, straight out of the box was something we had[Read More…]

by 10:11 pm on July 24, 2014 1 comment News
Modern Combat 5: Blackout now available in Google Play

Modern Combat 5: Blackout now available in Google Play

The latest Gameloft first person shooter – Modern Combat 5: Blackout – is now available for purchase in Google Play. Modern Combat 5: Blackout is the latest in Gameloft’s popular series, which has grown in leaps and bounds since the first release. Looking at gameplay footage and trailers, it seems that Gameloft have taken Modern Combat to a whole new[Read More…]

by 8:37 pm on July 24, 2014 2 comments Apps