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Samsung will be shutting down their Music Hub as of the 1st of July – Milk Music inbound?

Samsung will be shutting down their Music Hub as of the 1st of July – Milk Music inbound?

UPDATE: We’ve received advise from Samsung Australia this evening that Music Hub will be remaining in Australia. Samsung has apparently advised customers via email, that Samsung Music Hub, will be closing as of the 1st of July. Samsung has at the same time as announcing the death knell for their music service announced that they are working on a replacement. The[Read More…]

by 8:53 am on May 23, 2014 5 comments Apps
Plastic HTC M8 Ace render and specs start to show up

Plastic HTC M8 Ace render and specs start to show up

With all the talk recently of a HTC M8 Prime floating around, it seems HTC isn’t willing to sink all their eggs into one basket, with speculation surrounding an all plastic version of the HTC One M8, called the M8 Ace starting to circulate. The above render appeared on Chinese site ifanr, and shows off a much clearer version of[Read More…]

by 8:36 am on May 23, 2014 3 comments Manufacturer, Phones, Rumours
Chrome for Android adds Chromecast support and option to ‘unclose’ a tab

Chrome for Android adds Chromecast support and option to ‘unclose’ a tab

Chrome for Android gets better and better everyday, and with the launch of Chromecast in Australia seemingly slated for next week – at least according to last Sunday’s Dick Smith slip-up – it’s getting a timely update indeed, with Google adding Chromecast support to the browser. The Chromecast compatability showed up in the changelog in the update to the latest[Read More…]

by 8:24 am on May 23, 2014 2 comments Apps, Chromecast
Foxtel Go, working on Nexus 7? We’d suggest it does, and should officially.

Foxtel Go, working on Nexus 7? We’d suggest it does, and should officially.

Just yesterday we shared Foxtel’s announcement that Foxtel Go is now officially supported on the Nexus 5, and confirmed for ourselves that it does indeed work. However, it left us wondering.. the Nexus 5 really isn’t that different inside (software-wise) to the Nexus 7, so why shouldn’t it work on that device as well? Well, as you can see above, it does.[Read More…]

by 7:47 am on May 23, 2014 13 comments Apps, Exclusive, Modding, News
Good Deals on Motorola Moto G and Moto X at JB Hi-Fi

Good Deals on Motorola Moto G and Moto X at JB Hi-Fi

  If you’re in the market for a cheap low to mid range phone, JB Hi-Fi have some great deals on the Motorola Moto G and Moto X at the moment. Both devices are currently listed on JB Hi-Fi’s website; $243 for the Moto G and a mere $438 for the Moto X. However, if you’re willing to do a[Read More…]

by 10:41 pm on May 22, 2014 3 comments Phones, Sale
Virgin Mobile now selling the Sony Xperia Z2

Virgin Mobile now selling the Sony Xperia Z2

After launching earlier this month on Telstra, Optus and Vodafone, the Sony Xperia Z2 has made it’s way to Virgin Mobile. The latest Sony flagship is available on a range of Virgin Mobile plans from as low as $30 per month (with a $20 per month handset repayment). The default offering for the handset is on the $60 per month[Read More…]

by 2:54 pm on May 22, 2014 2 comments Carriers, Phones
New features for Google Apps Mobile Management focuses on productivity and security

New features for Google Apps Mobile Management focuses on productivity and security

Google hasn’t done exceptionally well in the corporate world when it comes to Bring Your Own Device. There tends to be a very iOS centric line taken by executives in companies which allow this, part of this is the Department of Defense Signals Directorate having certified iOS, but part of it is also due to some lacking functions in Android,[Read More…]

by 2:28 pm on May 22, 2014 2 comments Apps, Google Services
Secret launches on Android – share your deepest darkest secrets online…or not.

Secret launches on Android – share your deepest darkest secrets online…or not.

What does the fox say? I dunno, he said it on Secret. Secret is an app which lets you apparently share your deepest darkest secrets to your friends anonymously, it puts secrets out there which can be seen by people in your address book but with none of your contact details associated with it and today it’s launched on Android.[Read More…]

by 2:14 pm on May 22, 2014 2 comments Apps
LG shows off new QuickCircle case for the G3 with circular window

LG shows off new QuickCircle case for the G3 with circular window

When the leaks of the Quick Window icons came out the other day, the circular clocks and widgets pretty much ensured that we all knew that a Quick Window case with a circular window was coming. Well, it’s officially confirmed with LG releasing the LG G3 : Quick Circle™ Case video onto YouTube alongside a press release outlining some more[Read More…]

by 1:50 pm on May 22, 2014 4 comments Accessories, Manufacturer
LG G3 hardware specs and features shown off in promotional slides

LG G3 hardware specs and features shown off in promotional slides

The countdown is on and this time the leaks are coming from inside LG, or at least from a meeting where LG was showing off promotional material, presumably to prepare partners for the launch of the G3. The model shown off is the Korean variant – LG-F400S/K/L – which will most likely differ slightly from the LG-D850/851/855 models we’ve seen[Read More…]

by 1:15 pm on May 22, 2014 0 comments Manufacturer, Phones