Seth Rogen movie The Interview will be available to rent or buy from Google Play Movies and Youtube
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Seth Rogen movie The Interview will be available to rent or buy from Google Play Movies and Youtube

Sony, has announced today that they will release the Seth Rogen/James Franco picture The Interview, for rental, or purchase on Google Play and Youtube today. The film which was apparently the impetus behind the Sony hack, which has seen all sorts of interesting tidbits about the company, and how it does business leaked, was pulled from major distribution outlets after[Read More…]

in Google Play by at 4:37 am on December 25, 2014
T’was the night before Christmas, and Amazon decreed: Free Apps, Free Apps, Free Apps for one and all!

T’was the night before Christmas, and Amazon decreed: Free Apps, Free Apps, Free Apps for one and all!

If you’re looking for something to do this Christmas for whatever reason, we’d suggest checking out the Amazon AppStore pretty quickly, because they’ve got some pretty significant specials going at the moment, with up to $220 worth of free apps and games available to customers. These specials are available until Boxing Day, but we’d suggest not letting it get too[Read More…]

in Apps, Bargains, News by at 7:42 pm on December 24, 2014
UPDATE: HTC & Telstra pushing out final fix for M7 issues
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UPDATE: HTC & Telstra pushing out final fix for M7 issues

Late last week, we were advised by Telstra that owners of the original HTC One (M7) have apparently been experiencing issues with their handsets after the latest update pushed out to their phones. Audio problems have included being unable to hear callers and other similar issues. Overnight, Telstra has begun sending out text messages to HTC One (M7) owners advising them of[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, News, OS Updates, Phones by at 1:22 pm on December 24, 2014
How To: Root Your Nexus 6
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How To: Root Your Nexus 6

Once upon a time everyone who bought a Nexus device rooted it for the purpose of installing a custom ROM. Fast forward to now and there are many people who buy a Nexus just for stock Android and feel there is no need to root your device any more. I am not one of them. There are many reasons I[Read More…]

by at 8:30 am on December 24, 2014
Last Hope: Zombie Sniper – Game review

Last Hope: Zombie Sniper – Game review

It’s easy to get caught up in the productivity focus of mobile devices, forgetting that they are also devices that can be used for recreation; not just a communication and productivity tool.  I was recently told of a great little short for Android that has me regularly playing games on my tablet again, called Zombie Sniper. Fair notice that this[Read More…]

in Apps, News, Reviews by at 8:00 am on December 24, 2014
Samsung basically confirms Android 5.0 Lollipop for Galaxy Note 2
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Samsung basically confirms Android 5.0 Lollipop for Galaxy Note 2

Samsung has basically confirmed that Android 5.0 Lollipop will be coming to older devices in its Galaxy range, including the Galaxy Note 2, and last year’s Galaxy S4. Bucking the trend shown by some other manufacturers where only more recent handsets will receive the update, Samsung has published information on its Finnish website indicating Lollipop is indeed on its way[Read More…]

in Bargains, News, OS Updates by at 7:30 am on December 24, 2014
LG announces new Music Flow speakers to be shown at CES
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LG announces new Music Flow speakers to be shown at CES

One of the biggest consumer electronics trade shows in the world: International CES kicks off in almost two weeks, where we’re going to see a massive amount of new gadgets. LG has kicked off early announcing some new speakers in their Music Flow line. LG has announced three speakers to be shown off, the first is a battery-powered Wi-Fi Speaker[Read More…]

in Accessories by at 2:17 pm on December 23, 2014
Quick Look: Moto X (2014)
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Quick Look: Moto X (2014)

Yesterday, we received the Moto X (2014) at Ausdroid’s Sydney office, and after 24 hours with the phone in hand, I thought it was only fair to share a few impressions with you. I must, first of all, apologise for using a generic header image instead of photos I’ve taken myself, as I’ve not yet had the opportunity to take[Read More…]

in Mini Reviews, News, Phones by at 2:00 pm on December 23, 2014
Grab your lightsaber Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic launches on Android
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Grab your lightsaber Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic launches on Android

Older gamers will be quite happy today with the launch of Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic on Google Play. After launching on iOS a year or so ago, Role Playing Game, Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic is now available on Google Play and to celebrate it’s launching with a 50% off discount – just $6.14 (/s)[Read More…]

in Apps by at 1:46 pm on December 23, 2014
Samsung Gear Live Charging Dock now available to order from Google Play – shipping in 1-2 Days
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Samsung Gear Live Charging Dock now available to order from Google Play – shipping in 1-2 Days

After appearing in the Australian Google Play Store in early November, the Samsung Gear Live Charging Dock is now available to order. While you’ve been able to order a spare dock for your LG G Watch for some time, the Samsung Gear Live has been left behind, but no longer. For $24.95, you can purchase a spare charging dock for[Read More…]

in Accessories, Android Wear by at 12:30 pm on December 23, 2014