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Google will launch the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 with Android L tomorrow – pre-orders on October 17th
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Google will launch the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 with Android L tomorrow – pre-orders on October 17th

Tis the season and we’re apparently on the eve of the announcement of the Nexus 6, Nexus 9 and Android L (Lollipop? Lemon Meringue Pie?). Forbes has this morning chimed in with their own take on the release, citing a source close to Google, who has let them in on a few details of the launch. According to Forbes, the[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, OS Updates, Phones, Tablets by at 4:27 am on October 15, 2014
New evidence surfaces pointing at Android Lollipop for the next version of Android
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New evidence surfaces pointing at Android Lollipop for the next version of Android

As recently as this week we’ve seen suggestions, well mostly trolling, that the next version of Android could be Liquorice. But a new screenshot surfaced today has pointed at Android Lollipop being the current favourite, at least with internal developers who create debug icons for test builds of Android. Though previously we’ve heard that Googlers were using Lemon Meringue Pie[Read More…]

in Android Development, OS Updates by at 3:39 am on October 15, 2014
Apparent Android 4.4 roadmap for Samsung Galaxy devices leaked
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Apparent Android 4.4 roadmap for Samsung Galaxy devices leaked

Samsung is getting better with their update schedule, at least for the higher end devices. A leaked build of Android L running on a Galaxy S5 was recently seen, showing that Samsung is at least working on the next build of Android for their premier phone. But that’s in the future, for now a list of dates apparently showing when[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, OS Updates, Phones by at 12:36 am on October 15, 2014
Nexus 6 render appears online courtesy of @evleaks
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Nexus 6 render appears online courtesy of @evleaks

The Nexus 6 is imminent and despite quite a depressing week, Evan Blass, best known by his online twitter handle @evleaks, has blasted out a leak worthy of Nexus season – the Nexus 6. The leak shows off the Android L design with new icons we first saw in a post from Android Police which confirmed the Nexus 6. There[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Phones, Rumours by at 12:31 am on October 15, 2014
Nexus 6 Outed By Google in Video
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Nexus 6 Outed By Google in Video

Remember last year when Google “accidentally” outed the Nexus 5 in a video showing the KitKat statue being placed on the lawn at Google HQ? It seems they have done it again this year. This time though it isn’t an accidental reveal by a Googler. The phone appears in an Android advertisement produced by Google. Originally it was apparently spotted[Read More…]

in News by at 8:19 pm on October 14, 2014
Moto 360 — Smartwatch Review
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Moto 360 — Smartwatch Review

There’s little doubt in my mind that smart watches have really exploded this year; we’ve gone from an environment where there were a couple of watches that paired via Bluetooth and didn’t do a great deal beyond vibrating occasionally, to the era of the Pebble about this time (or a bit earlier) last year, through to this year’s Android Wear[Read More…]

in Android Wear, Reviews, Smartwatch by at 7:15 pm on October 14, 2014
HTC’s budget LTE-capable Desire 510 joins Telstra’s lineup
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HTC’s budget LTE-capable Desire 510 joins Telstra’s lineup

4G devices are certainly making their mark and becoming cheaper every day, with Telstra and HTC launching the Desire 510, a budget 4G/LTE mobile phone to the Australian carriers pre-paid line of devices for $179. Spec wise, the Desire 510 does offer some decent specs for a budget minded device. Looking at the Desire 510, it certainly does also seem[Read More…]

in Carriers, Manufacturer, Phones by at 7:05 pm on October 14, 2014
Vodafone’s pricing for the Note 4 and Note Edge released
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Vodafone’s pricing for the Note 4 and Note Edge released

Vodafone is putting the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edgeup for presale tomorrow, and there’s some bonuses on offer for those who pre-order. On the Galaxy Note 4, pricing starts at $10 a month on the $70 plan (over 24 months), up to $4 per month on the $100 plan. The Galaxy Note Edge starts at $18 a[Read More…]

in Carriers, News, Phones by at 7:03 pm on October 14, 2014
Samsung advise Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge launches delayed
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Samsung advise Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge launches delayed

Last month at their Australian launch event, Samsung Australia announced that the Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge would launch in Australian stores and with carriers on the 29th of October for the Galaxy Note 4 and the 5th of November for the Note Edge. Samsung Australia has today advised that they have had to revise those dates, with the[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, News, Phones by at 5:36 pm on October 14, 2014
Bose expands its wireless multiroom audio lineup with SoundTouch Series II WiFi Music Systems
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Bose expands its wireless multiroom audio lineup with SoundTouch Series II WiFi Music Systems

Bose continues to increase its impressive range of audio equipment, today announcing new SoundTouch Series II WiFi Music Systems. Regardless of what model you look at, the system is simple and easy to use – even for the most technophobic user. A simple touch of a button on your phone or tablet allows you to control literally thousands of internet[Read More…]

in Accessories, Manufacturer, News by at 4:27 pm on October 14, 2014