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New Oppo N3 render surfaces looking more like a redesigned N1

New Oppo N3 render surfaces looking more like a redesigned N1

We’ve seen the upcoming Oppo N3 a couple of times now in redners, one of which was showing quite an ‘out there’ design, while the other showed a phone which was more an evolved design of the original Oppo N1. It looks like the latter design is what Oppo will be releasing, at least judging by the latest renders that[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Phones by at 7:30 am on September 29, 2014
Kickstarter AU Focus: N2 Neo Smartpen
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Kickstarter AU Focus: N2 Neo Smartpen

Since the introduction of Kickstarter into Australia last year, we’ve seen a number of projects and there’s a new one on the block that’s been launched by Sydney based company NeoLAB. Their Kickstarter is for the N2 Neo Smartpen, a digital pen which can sync your handwritten notes to a digital device – your smartphone or computer. With a thickness[Read More…]

in Accessories by at 8:00 am on September 28, 2014
Google has updated their Mobile Application Distribution Agreement –
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Google has updated their Mobile Application Distribution Agreement –

Google has apparently updated the terms of their Mobile Application Distribution Agreement, the contract which governs what OEMs must do with their phones in order to be able to access the good stuff – in this case, Google Apps, but more importantly access to the Google Play store and the more than 1 Million apps, games and of course digital[Read More…]

in Android Development, Google Services by at 7:30 am on September 28, 2014
Google comments regarding ChromeOS and Shellshock Bash bug

Google comments regarding ChromeOS and Shellshock Bash bug

If you’ve been reading any IT related news over the last week, chances are you’ll be quite familiar with the Shellshock Bash bug which everyone has been talking about. The Shellshock Bash bug affects Bash, which at it’s basic core is an interpreter for Linux and Unix systems. Put simply, the Shellshock bug has the ability to let unknown users[Read More…]

in Chrome OS by at 9:52 pm on September 27, 2014
Galaxy Note 4 gets unboxed
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Galaxy Note 4 gets unboxed

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is coming, it’s out there in a few review circles already so here come the unboxing videos. The 5.7″ QHD display is a highlight that everyone who’s handled the device at various display shows always mention as well as the consistency of the Samsung design of the phone; making it instantly a familiar and comfortable[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, News, Phones by at 5:10 pm on September 27, 2014
Rumour – Next LG smartwatch may work independently from smartphone
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Rumour – Next LG smartwatch may work independently from smartphone

The LG G Watch R has not even officially arrived in Australia and rumours of yet another LG smartwatch have surfaced. We have already seen the original LG G Watch as reviewed by Daniel and the Moto 360 is due here in October/November, so it’s a bit of a surprise to see another LG smartwatch possibly on the horizon. FCC[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Rumours, Smartwatch by at 5:07 pm on September 27, 2014
Vine gets an update to allow video trimming and undo editing

Vine gets an update to allow video trimming and undo editing

Twitter’s Vine app has received an update that is rolling out to users, bringing significant improvements including improved editing tools to users who may still be using the service. The update also brings the app version 2.5.0. Here is a list of improvements listed: A new button on the bottom left to access your camera roll Preview videos of any[Read More…]

in Apps, News by at 12:40 pm on September 27, 2014
Ausdroid Podcast 122 (for reals) – Aussie Launch Week

Ausdroid Podcast 122 (for reals) – Aussie Launch Week

Welcome to episode 122 of the Ausdroid podcast! It’s true, we recorded episode 122 last week, but as fate would have it there were some … “production issues” … on that episode (ie, Jason’s microphone was rubbish). This week, we’re back in the swing of things with Dan, Scott and Jason back in the saddle talking about Samsung and Motorola‘s[Read More…]

in Podcast by at 11:16 am on September 27, 2014
Update on the Ausdroid Store

Update on the Ausdroid Store

For those that aren’t newsletter subscribers you might not have seen the news about the Ausdroid Store. We’ve been running our gadget store for a couple of months now, and it’s time to look at the results and how things have been going. While we’ve enjoyed running the store, and we’ve certainly seen some good sales results coming through, we’ve[Read More…]

in Discussions, News by at 9:06 am on September 27, 2014
Does this photo show Motorla’s Shamu, the next Nexus?
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Does this photo show Motorla’s Shamu, the next Nexus?

It seems only yesterday that we reported on Motorola’s Shamu, which is lining up to be the next Nexus device in the form of a mooted Nexus 6. Oh wait. It was only yesterday. Today we’ve got another photo of the Shamu, and this time it shows us  some updated kernel specs. Let’s break it down. The photo above, originally posted[Read More…]

in News, Phones, Rumours by at 9:00 am on September 27, 2014