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Moto 360 and LG G Watch Side By Side

Moto 360 and LG G Watch Side By Side

Google IO is coming in just a few weeks and it seems that there we will see a lot of Android Wear content. The two proponents of Android Wear that we definitely know about at this stage is the LG G Watch and the Moto 360. Although not much is known about specs etc, there have been rumours. Both manufacturers[Read More…]

by 6:03 am on June 5, 2014 2 comments Android Wear, News, Smartwatch
LG G3 – Australian Hands-on

LG G3 – Australian Hands-on

  The announcement of the LG G3 last week showed the entire world, that LG has decided to really up their game this year. With absolutely top notch specs, class leading hardware and new look software, there’s a big chance that LG could really be leading the field with the G3. So, with great pleasure, we took the opportunity to check out[Read More…]

by 7:17 pm on June 4, 2014 20 comments Manufacturer, News, Phones
LG G3 Mini shows up with basic specs in shipping manifest

LG G3 Mini shows up with basic specs in shipping manifest

The LG G3 has only just been announced, and is still not expected to reach our shores (officially) till August, but it seems that a ‘mini’ version of LG’s latest flagship is already in the works, and will be launched as the LG-D722. The phone comes with specs that we have come to expect of a ‘mini’ version of a[Read More…]

by 5:03 pm on June 4, 2014 1 comment Manufacturer, Phones
Samsung Galaxy K Zoom now available from the Samsung Experience store

Samsung Galaxy K Zoom now available from the Samsung Experience store

Late in April, Samsung finally took the wraps of their newest Camera experience phone, unveiling the Samsung Galaxy K Zoom. The Galaxy K Zoom, is the spiritual successor to the Galaxy S4 Zoom, but Samsung has decided to forgo the co-branding that went with the earlier model. The phone has finally shown up in Australia, not on a carrier, or[Read More…]

by 4:31 pm on June 4, 2014 2 comments Manufacturer, Phones
Apple Take Jabs at Android Again

Apple Take Jabs at Android Again

  It is going to be a busy fortnight in the tech industry, with WWDC kicking off yesterday, E3 on June 10th and android 4.4.3 releasing.  And what comes with WWDC? iOS 8? Yes, but the funniest part of it is watching Apple try to claw down the ever rising Android with thinly veiled jabs and often mis-interpreted statistics. Yes,[Read More…]

by 11:03 am on June 4, 2014 11 comments OS Update, Other
Win an LG G Flex in Optus’ #PhoneTrap competition

Win an LG G Flex in Optus’ #PhoneTrap competition

If you’re in the mood for a bit of fun, and want to win a cool prize, then check out Optus’ new PhoneTrap competition. Optus have partnered up with LG to give away an LG G Flex – the world’s first curved, flexible phone. To win, you’ll need to upload a picture of yourself or a friend/family member ‘trapped in[Read More…]

by 10:45 am on June 4, 2014 0 comments Competition
Google rolls out info cards for Google Play Movies to all countries

Google rolls out info cards for Google Play Movies to all countries

Ever sat through a TV show or Movie wondering who that actor is, what song is playing in the background? Well, wonder no more, Google has finally extended ‘Info Cards’ in Google Play Movies and TV to all countries with access to the service. Google first introduced the feature, which allows you to get information on actors and songs through[Read More…]

by 10:30 am on June 4, 2014 0 comments Apps, Google Services
New leak shows off LG G Watch boot animation with what could be the new Android logo

New leak shows off LG G Watch boot animation with what could be the new Android logo

A new video that appeared overnight, is claiming to show off the new boot animation for the upcoming LG G Watch. The source of the leak, a Twitter account by the name @upleaks, has posted a full system dump from the watch which includes backgrounds, watch faces, status cards and of course the boot animation. https://twitter.com/upleaks/statuses/473659461152677888 As you can see[Read More…]

by 10:15 am on June 4, 2014 3 comments Android Wear, Manufacturer
Instagram adds multiple photo editing tools to their app

Instagram adds multiple photo editing tools to their app

Instagram has been conistently updating their app with more features, like video and direct messaging for a while, but has today released an update which focuses on the heart of what makes Instagram a popular platform – photos. Specifically, they’ve added editing tools to allow you to touch up those photos before posting. The update, which brings Instagram up to[Read More…]

by 10:03 am on June 4, 2014 0 comments Apps
Google adds Chromecast support to Google+ photos and videos app – and ESPN, MLS and Crunchyroll

Google adds Chromecast support to Google+ photos and videos app – and ESPN, MLS and Crunchyroll

Google announced some new Chromecast support on the Chrome blog overnight, which concentrated heavily on sports related updates. Primaril, the blog focused on the introduction of Chromecast support for ESPN and Major League Soccer(MLS). We do have ESPN here in Australia thanks to Foxtel, but whether this service translates with your subscription is unclear, but if you want it, it[Read More…]

by 9:52 am on June 4, 2014 4 comments Apps, Chromecast