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Plusus comments on production delays for Lifelink and LifeStar cables
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Plusus comments on production delays for Lifelink and LifeStar cables

We’re pretty big fans of the concept of the Plusus minimal USB-Charging cable Lifelink announced last year, as well as the ultra-stylish Lifestar cables announced in August. The cables are pretty grand in concept, and once delivered promise to be pretty great, the problem is, most customers are still waiting for the Lifelink and customers who pre-ordered the Lifestar cables[Read More…]

in Accessories by at 8:33 am on October 12, 2014
Movie Pre-Orders available in Google Play in the US – coming to more countries soon
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Movie Pre-Orders available in Google Play in the US – coming to more countries soon

Pre-ordering content is a mainstay for fans, pre-ordering a new book, comic or even an album or movie at a bricks and mortar store is pretty well accepted. It allows stores to get stock in and also gives the customer a sense of achievement that they’ll get stock on launch day. Of course with digital content, the stock level is[Read More…]

in Google Play by at 8:06 am on October 12, 2014
Four new Android Apps now officially available on Chrome Web Store

Four new Android Apps now officially available on Chrome Web Store

The influx of officially ported Android apps on ChromeOS has begun, what started with four launch apps, nearly doubled on Thursday with three new additions, and overnight has now turned into a torrent with four new Android apps appearing in the Chrome Web Store. The new apps as usual rely on the Android Runtime for Chrome plugin, which you’ll need[Read More…]

in Chrome OS by at 7:48 am on October 12, 2014
Review:  Huawei Ascend P7
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Review: Huawei Ascend P7

Over the past couple of years Huawei have been steadily increasing their presence. They started off producing cheap pre-paid Android phones but have slowly increased they specifications to be closer to the flagships of the more well-known manufacturers. Here at Ausdroid we have reviewed them a few times and each time we found them to be solid while not being[Read More…]

in News by at 7:26 am on October 12, 2014
Grab a bunch of Gameloft games for just $0.10 now on Google Play
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Grab a bunch of Gameloft games for just $0.10 now on Google Play

Gameloft is running a sale at the moment which will let you get your hands on some of their older premium titles for as low as just $0.10, or some of their newer titles like Modern Combat 5 for as low as $4.49 ($3 off the usual price). The sale is exclusive to Europe, Middle East, Africa, Australia, and New[Read More…]

in Apps, Google Play by at 5:23 pm on October 11, 2014
Moto X ‘Pure Edition’ available through Moto Maker in the US – should you buy it?
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Moto X ‘Pure Edition’ available through Moto Maker in the US – should you buy it?

Motorola has apparently decided not to launch their Moto-Maker handset customisation service in Australia for the second time. Instead we’ll get versions with a Black Resin or Bamboo Wood Grain rear cover. Happily, there’s an option out there for those who want to get a Moto X (2014) with a fully customised experience and a range of options for the[Read More…]

in Other by at 12:18 pm on October 11, 2014
HTC Desire 610 — Review
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HTC Desire 610 — Review

Since launching as their ‘Premiere’ device, the HTC Desire fell on some hard times. HTC resurrected the brand as a low-mid range series of devices, capitalising on the inherrent good will towards the brand name. HTC has been outsourcing production of the Desire series of phones to save costs recently, which has led to them seeing a financial resurgence. We’ve[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Phones, Reviews by at 10:43 am on October 11, 2014
Oppo now selling covers on their Australian site
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Oppo now selling covers on their Australian site

After launching in Australia last month, Oppo mobile is now selling accessories on their Australian website. The accessories are fairly sparse, with only four covers listed for sale – one for each model phone they sell – and there’s little in the way of choice of style for each phone, but they’re there. On offer are an Easy Cover for[Read More…]

in Accessories by at 9:24 am on October 11, 2014
Rumour: HTC Nexus 9 to launch October 15th for US$399
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Rumour: HTC Nexus 9 to launch October 15th for US$399

October is definitely Nexus season and the rumours are flying thick and fast. Specs, launch and release dates and now prices are being thrown around, with Bright Side of News reporting all four pieces of information have been confirmed by their source. According to BSN, the HTC built Nexus 9 will be announced on the 15th of October, before becoming[Read More…]

in Google Play, Manufacturer, Rumours, Tablets by at 8:57 am on October 11, 2014
Oppo N3 set for launch on October 29th in three colours

Oppo N3 set for launch on October 29th in three colours

The Oppo N3 has been teased by Oppo over the last couple of months in the lead up to the October 29th unveiling in Singapore, now the colour choices for the phone have been leaked, and there’s some vibrant options. As well as the Cyan option shown above, there will also be a Pink and ‘White’ option as well, although[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Phones by at 8:38 am on October 11, 2014