A free app that allows you unlimited messages and calls through your data connection can be a bit of a trap for new players. But for those of us that have either a high data plan, or understand that VoIP connections can chew through a lot of data are in the box seat to use Viber to its full potential and save ourselves some money! (more…) Continue reading
Minecraft Pocket Edition with details of its release intended for non Sony Xperia Play devices. Daniel Kaplan, one of the lead developers of MinecraftPE has delayed the release due to some bug which he tweeted about Yikes!! We found a nasty bug in Minecraft – Pocket Edition that needs to be fixed before release! Im not sure it will come out today :( (more…) Continue readingDaniel posted a few days ago about the pending release of
Arc, with which it shares CPU, screen resolution, battery size, camera and memory, but with a few added features such as a front camera. Due to its compact size it will suit people who prefer a smaller phone. The Ray was announced all the way back in June and has hit Vodafone exclusively this week. (more…) Continue readingThe Sony Ericsson Xperia Ray is the sleek, compact yet powerful new phone in the Xperia range. The Ray can best be considered as a baby version of the
Desk Pets has released the TankBot, a remote control toy which charges from your USB port and travels at a speedy 6 inches per second, it is controlled by an application on your Android(or iOS)smartphone which you can grab from the Android Market here, they also have an autonomous mode which can navigate a maze, check out the video after the break: (more…) Continue readingA new toy that is controlled by your smartphone may be available later this year in Australia.
Xperia Ray is now available for purchase on a 24 month plan from Vodafone. The device finds itself sitting on Vodafone's $45/mo Infinite Plan with $5/mo repayments. In terms of specs, Matty says it feels like a smaller version of the Xperia Arc, which to me sounds absolutely epic. So what are the specs exactly? They go a little something like this.. 3.3-inch 854x480 (that's 297ppi!) Reality Display w/ Sony Mobile BRAVIA® Engine Android 2.3 'Gingerbread' 8.1MP Rear Camera (shoots 720p) / Front Camera 850 / 2100MHz 3G -- Vodafone's new network and Telstra NextG 512MB RAM 1GHz Single-Core... Continue readingSony Ericsson's new
Samsung Galaxy Tab from Telstra, you'll be happy to know you can now update your not-quite-outdated device to Android 2.3.3 'Gingerbread'. We received word from a few users that the update was available, and then Geoff (our resident Podcast Jedi) sent us a screenshot confirming the update was rolling out via Samsung Kies. And if that isn't enough evidence for you that the update is available, @SamKiesUpdates even tweeted the update was available a week ago. Clever. So connect your Galaxy Tab to Kies and let us know how... Continue readingIf you're the owner of a
10-inch Toshiba Thrive will be launching here in Australia nearing the end of next month. The device will set you back $450 and will be sold via leading retailers. What the 7-inch Thrive does have going for it, is that it shares most of its specs with its larger 10-inch brother. 1280x800 7-inch Capacitive Display (216PPI) Android 3.2 Honeycomb NVIDIA Tegra 2 1GHz Dual-Core CPU Micro-HDMI, Micro-USB, Micro-SD 8GB Internal Memory 5MP Rear Camera / 2MP Front Camera Wi-Fi b/g/n -- No 3G! It might not have the insane pixel... Continue readingAustralian Business Traveller is reporting that Toshiba's 7-inch (ATS10) variant of the much larger