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HTC launches Zoe beta to Google Play for a range of devices
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HTC launches Zoe beta to Google Play for a range of devices

. Over the last few months, HTC has been hinting at releasing their Sense based services like Blinkfeed to more users, this has also been followed by the company releasing their software services to Google Play. Today, HTC has announced that their first software service released through Google Play for devices other than HTC will be Zoe. So, what is[Read More…]

in Apps by at 10:58 am on August 15, 2014
Foxtel drops the price of Presto to just $9.99 per month
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Foxtel drops the price of Presto to just $9.99 per month

Foxtel, has this morning announced that they intend to slash the price of their movie streaming price in half, bringing the price down to a relatively small $9.99 per month. The price will come into effect this Sunday, the 17th of August, and offers a no lock-in contract way to access to some of the largest movies out there. Titles[Read More…]

in News by at 10:07 am on August 15, 2014
Demistifying those “scary” Facebook Messenger Permissions
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Demistifying those “scary” Facebook Messenger Permissions

Over the last few weeks there has been a LOT of talk about the Facebook Messenger Permissions required to install on your Android device, some of the comments around the social media circles are ill informed at best; downright irresponsible at times. There’s a LOT of permissions to take onboard when you install the app and it can seem quite[Read More…]

in Apps, News by at 9:46 am on August 15, 2014
Samsung advertising (t)rolls on
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Samsung advertising (t)rolls on

While we all enjoy a good laugh at the opposition, Samsung’s advertising really hasn’t progressed much from the juvenile jabs they’ve taken at their competitors since The next big thing is here. The latest campain has flowed on from comments by the Blackberry CEO John Chen who referred to iPhone users as “Wall Huggers” due to their inadequate batteries in[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, News, Phones by at 8:59 am on August 15, 2014
Aldi offering fathers day tech specials with Onix Smartphone & Onix 3G Tablet
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Aldi offering fathers day tech specials with Onix Smartphone & Onix 3G Tablet

If you are still trying to work out what to get your dad this fathers day, then Aldi might be able to tempt you with their latest offerings starting next Wednesday 20th August 2014 for 1 week. Aldi are offering two Onix branded products, a 4″ smartphone available for $99.99 and a 9″ 3G Tablet available for $149. Whilst both[Read More…]

in Bargains, Manufacturer, News, Phones, Tablets by at 8:58 am on August 15, 2014
LG announces LTE version of new G Pad 8.0
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LG announces LTE version of new G Pad 8.0

LG has just announced an LTE version of its new G Pad 8.0 that we first saw alongside the LG G3 launch in London. It has the same specs as the Wi-Fi version including a 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 CPU, 1280×800 resolution display, 1GB of RAM, 16GB of storage and Android 4.4 KitKat but comes with the addition of 4G LTE connectivity. The G Pad 8.0[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, News, Tablets by at 12:52 am on August 15, 2014
Moto X+1, Moto G2 and Moto 360 to be announced on September 4th
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Moto X+1, Moto G2 and Moto 360 to be announced on September 4th

Motorola has begun inviting press to a launch event scheduled for the 4th of September, at Motorola’s headquarters in Chicago. The invite is in the form of a ‘Cootie Catcher’ which some will be more familiar as a childrens origami creation from their primary school days. The invite opens to advise the recipient to ‘Choose a new experience’, before flashing[Read More…]

in Android Wear, Manufacturer, Phones by at 12:51 am on August 15, 2014
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 specs leak out: 4GB of RAM, Snapdragon 805, 4K video and more
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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 specs leak out: 4GB of RAM, Snapdragon 805, 4K video and more

Indonesian retailer Erafone appears to have jumped the gun a little by listing the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 on their website. While it shouldn’t be long before we officially hear from Samsung on the Note 4 (3 September), if the specs on the Erafone website are correct, it’s going to be one powerhouse of a device. According to Erafone’s website the[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Phones by at 12:38 am on August 15, 2014
Humble Bundle App exits Beta with a new look and audio and ebook compatability
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Humble Bundle App exits Beta with a new look and audio and ebook compatability

If you’re a fan of a bargain, then you’re probably familiar with the Humble Bundle website, it’s a site where you can usually grab quite a few good deals on apps (games), books, comics, music and more. The Humble Bundle site has had an Android app, which has been in Beta for some time, but it’s now exited beta, with[Read More…]

in News by at 6:41 pm on August 14, 2014
Google opens availability of My Glass App to more countries

Google opens availability of My Glass App to more countries

The availability of Google Glass, could be getting closer, with Google opening up availability of Glass to more countries. The My Glass app is now available to install on your Android (or iOS device) in Australia, as well as other countries, through iTunes and Google Play. Glass Explorers who live outside the US and UK, the only countries where Glass[Read More…]

in Apps, Glass by at 1:57 pm on August 14, 2014