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Foxtel Go, working on Nexus 7? We’d suggest it does, and should officially.

Foxtel Go, working on Nexus 7? We’d suggest it does, and should officially.

Just yesterday we shared Foxtel’s announcement that Foxtel Go is now officially supported on the Nexus 5, and confirmed for ourselves that it does indeed work. However, it left us wondering.. the Nexus 5 really isn’t that different inside (software-wise) to the Nexus 7, so why shouldn’t it work on that device as well? Well, as you can see above, it does.[Read More…]

by 7:47 am on May 23, 2014 13 comments Apps, Exclusive, Modding, News
Good Deals on Motorola Moto G and Moto X at JB Hi-Fi

Good Deals on Motorola Moto G and Moto X at JB Hi-Fi

  If you’re in the market for a cheap low to mid range phone, JB Hi-Fi have some great deals on the Motorola Moto G and Moto X at the moment. Both devices are currently listed on JB Hi-Fi’s website; $243 for the Moto G and a mere $438 for the Moto X. However, if you’re willing to do a[Read More…]

by 10:41 pm on May 22, 2014 3 comments Phones, Sale
Virgin Mobile now selling the Sony Xperia Z2

Virgin Mobile now selling the Sony Xperia Z2

After launching earlier this month on Telstra, Optus and Vodafone, the Sony Xperia Z2 has made it’s way to Virgin Mobile. The latest Sony flagship is available on a range of Virgin Mobile plans from as low as $30 per month (with a $20 per month handset repayment). The default offering for the handset is on the $60 per month[Read More…]

by 2:54 pm on May 22, 2014 2 comments Carriers, Phones
New features for Google Apps Mobile Management focuses on productivity and security

New features for Google Apps Mobile Management focuses on productivity and security

Google hasn’t done exceptionally well in the corporate world when it comes to Bring Your Own Device. There tends to be a very iOS centric line taken by executives in companies which allow this, part of this is the Department of Defense Signals Directorate having certified iOS, but part of it is also due to some lacking functions in Android,[Read More…]

by 2:28 pm on May 22, 2014 2 comments Apps, Google Services
Secret launches on Android – share your deepest darkest secrets online…or not.

Secret launches on Android – share your deepest darkest secrets online…or not.

What does the fox say? I dunno, he said it on Secret. Secret is an app which lets you apparently share your deepest darkest secrets to your friends anonymously, it puts secrets out there which can be seen by people in your address book but with none of your contact details associated with it and today it’s launched on Android.[Read More…]

by 2:14 pm on May 22, 2014 2 comments Apps
LG shows off new QuickCircle case for the G3 with circular window

LG shows off new QuickCircle case for the G3 with circular window

When the leaks of the Quick Window icons came out the other day, the circular clocks and widgets pretty much ensured that we all knew that a Quick Window case with a circular window was coming. Well, it’s officially confirmed with LG releasing the LG G3 : Quick Circle™ Case video onto YouTube alongside a press release outlining some more[Read More…]

by 1:50 pm on May 22, 2014 4 comments Accessories, Manufacturer
LG G3 hardware specs and features shown off in promotional slides

LG G3 hardware specs and features shown off in promotional slides

The countdown is on and this time the leaks are coming from inside LG, or at least from a meeting where LG was showing off promotional material, presumably to prepare partners for the launch of the G3. The model shown off is the Korean variant – LG-F400S/K/L – which will most likely differ slightly from the LG-D850/851/855 models we’ve seen[Read More…]

by 1:15 pm on May 22, 2014 0 comments Manufacturer, Phones
Exclusive: Foxtel Go now available on the Nexus 5!

Exclusive: Foxtel Go now available on the Nexus 5!

We’ve been following Foxtel Go for awhile now, and secretly hoping that they’d expand the offering on Android to more than a select few Samsung devices. As it happens, the team behind Foxtel Go are working furiously on it, and just last week released an update that would see compatibility with the new Samsung Galaxy S5. Well, today we’ve just now[Read More…]

by 11:52 am on May 22, 2014 43 comments Apps, Exclusive, News
FotMob World Cup 2014 — Yes, another football app suggestion!

FotMob World Cup 2014 — Yes, another football app suggestion!

It seems that it’s not just us at Ausdroid HQ who are keen on the upcoming world cup; you guys keep suggesting apps to us that other football fanatics might be interested in, and so we’ll keep posting about them! This one is called FotMob World Cup 2014, submitted by reader Adrian. In particular, he liked the way that FotMob[Read More…]

by 11:23 am on May 22, 2014 3 comments Apps, News
Vodafone and Samsung invite you to crack The Vault – join Ausdroid’s crew!

Vodafone and Samsung invite you to crack The Vault – join Ausdroid’s crew!

Update: As of this morning, we have unfortunately filled all 50 positions we’re allowed in the Ausdroid Vault crew. Last night, Samsung and Vodafone announced a nationwide social competition known as The Vault with a grand prize of 50 – yep, fifty – Galaxy S5 phones. Participants can form crews of up to 50 people and pool their talents, wits[Read More…]

by 10:54 am on May 22, 2014 31 comments News