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HTC One M8 Eye shows up in China with 13MP Rear Camera

HTC One M8 Eye shows up in China with 13MP Rear Camera

When HTC held their ‘Double Exposure’ event in New York yesterday, there were rumours circulating that an updated HTC One M8 would be launched with a 13MP ‘Duo Camera’ included in the phone. We were introduced to the HTC Desire Eye, but the One M8 Eye appears to be real, at least according to a listing on HTC China’s website.[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Phones by at 7:21 am on October 10, 2014
Google introduces Interactive Polls for Google+

Google introduces Interactive Polls for Google+

There was some excitement yesterday, as newly installed Google+ head, Dave Besbris announced on Google+ yesterday that he was ‘Looking forward to tomorrow.’ before adding ‘This should be fun. :)’. We now know what he was excited about, with Google announcing a new Poll system for Google+. The polling service is a result of their purchase of Polar announced last[Read More…]

in Google Services by at 7:10 am on October 10, 2014
Google brings a new Hangouts app to ChromeOS and Chrome
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Google brings a new Hangouts app to ChromeOS and Chrome

Hangouts on Chrome, or even ChromeOS has been a little janky to say the least, but this morning it gets a whole lot better with a new Chrome App for ChromeOS and Chrome for Windows. The new app is a compact looking arrangement of ‘chat-head’ style bubbles which you can reposition around your screen. The new app gives you all[Read More…]

in Chrome OS by at 6:53 am on October 10, 2014
Google adds PayPal to list of payment options in Google Play for Australia
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Google adds PayPal to list of payment options in Google Play for Australia

Back in May, Google announced that they would be adding PayPal to the list of ways you could pay for items in Google Play. Unfortunately at the time, just 12 countries made it into the list, but Australia wasn’t one of them. Today, Google has updated their support page and added a further six countries and Australia is at the[Read More…]

in Google Play by at 9:48 pm on October 9, 2014
Ausdroid Podcast 124 – LIVE CHAT

Ausdroid Podcast 124 – LIVE CHAT

http://youtube.com/embed/Xsc2ErXm0_0 Welcome to episode 124 of the Ausdroid Podcast! If you’re on a mobile device, you can use this link to get to the video directly through YouTube. If you have a Chromecast you can also put us on your TV! Broadcast will start at 9.00pm AEST Live Chat You can join our live chat using the chat interface below,[Read More…]

in Podcast Live by at 8:00 pm on October 9, 2014
Redditor claims to have had hands-on time with Nexus 6 – confirms 5.9″ screen and CPU details
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Redditor claims to have had hands-on time with Nexus 6 – confirms 5.9″ screen and CPU details

The Nexus 6 is coming soon and it’s apparently in the hands of some carrier staff, with a user on reddit claiming to have had hands-on time with the device. He’s posted screenshots of the CPUID screenshots from the phone on Twitter as proof and is answering questions – vaguely, so as not to out his friend – on the[Read More…]

in Phones, Rumours by at 7:50 pm on October 9, 2014
Nine Entertainment Co “Jumps In” to Android with the 9Jumpin catch-up TV app
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Nine Entertainment Co “Jumps In” to Android with the 9Jumpin catch-up TV app

After launching on iOS last year, Nine Entertainment has finally taken its place in the Android catch-up TV space with the launch of the 9Jumpin app for Android phones and tablets. The 9Jumpin app offers streaming TV shows on demand from Channel 9, Go and GEM with homegrown shows like Big Brother, The Voice and The Block, as well as[Read More…]

in News by and at 6:26 pm on October 9, 2014
Ausdroid Podcast 124 – LIVE tonight at 9pm AEDT

Ausdroid Podcast 124 – LIVE tonight at 9pm AEDT

Join us tonight at 9pm AEDT for the Ausdroid Podcast! Jason, Dan and Scott will be talking all things Nexus, REHTC and more! We’ll have the usual live chat going on the site, and the broadcast will start at 9pm. Also: it’s daylight savings time in NSW now, so be sure you’re coming along at the right time – that’s[Read More…]

in News by at 4:04 pm on October 9, 2014
Telstra makes 1800 numbers free of charge for mobile customers
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Telstra makes 1800 numbers free of charge for mobile customers

Telstra has today announced a new bonus for their customers, becoming the first Australian operator to offer calls to 1800 number free of charge from a mobile. While you’ve been able to call 1800 numbers toll free from a landline for years, the cost of calling from a mobile has still been present, but no longer. Calls to 1800 numbers[Read More…]

in Carriers by at 1:56 pm on October 9, 2014
LG brings Music Flow wireless multiroom audio to Australia in October, starting at $249
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LG brings Music Flow wireless multiroom audio to Australia in October, starting at $249

LG has entered the Australian wireless multiroom audio market with its Music Flow family of products – network-connected speakers that can stream audio from the Internet, controlled by an app on your Android or iOS phone or tablet. Products will be available at JB Hi-Fi, Harvey Norman, Good Guys and Betta stores from mid-October with speakers starting at $249. With[Read More…]

in Accessories by at 1:30 pm on October 9, 2014