Good Deal: Get 20% off at a range of eBay stores for Fathers Day
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Good Deal: Get 20% off at a range of eBay stores for Fathers Day

Father’s day is only a week and a half away and if you’re still looking for that perfect gift, try eBay. eBay has partnered with a number of online stores to take 20% off your sale from those vendors from now until 23:59 on the 29th of August. You can mix and match from the listed sellers, adding things to[Read More…]

in Accessories, Phones, Tablets by at 3:26 pm on August 26, 2015
Ausdroid to cover IFA Berlin 2015, live from Berlin
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Ausdroid to cover IFA Berlin 2015, live from Berlin

We’re pleased to confirm that Ausdroid will be covering IFA this year live from Berlin, with Jason and Daniel flying out in a few days time ahead of the main event next week. There’s an awful lot to cover this year, with handset announcements expected from Sony, tablet announcements possible from Samsung, and Android Wear announcements likely from LG, Huawei,[Read More…]

in Discussions, News by at 1:33 pm on August 26, 2015
Google Hangouts on the web gets its first update
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Google Hangouts on the web gets its first update

Following last week’s release of a dedicated web interface for Hangouts Google engineer Jordanna Chord has come back to Google+ to announce the first update to the new site. I’ve been reading all of the user feedback submitted on the launch of https://hangouts.google.com and there are a ton of good ideas! To address the first round of feedback a few[Read More…]

in Other by at 12:06 pm on August 26, 2015
Oppo R7 Plus pre-orders to go live on 7th September, phone available soon after

Oppo R7 Plus pre-orders to go live on 7th September, phone available soon after

Oppo is set to launch their larger R7 Plus handset in Australia next month, and while we know the handset will cost $599, we’re now finding out a bit more about when the phone will be coming, with Oppo advising that the phone will be available for pre-order on the 7th of September. The date for pre-orders was given in[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Phones by at 11:42 am on August 26, 2015
Motorola confirms the Moto X Play is missing the Gyroscope, no ChopChop flashlight
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Motorola confirms the Moto X Play is missing the Gyroscope, no ChopChop flashlight

Motorola’s Moto X Play is set to launch in Australia early next month, with a massive battery on board and great specs, the phone has immediately caught the eye of a number of readers, but there is one spec missing, the Gyroscope and the Chop Chop gesture to turn the flashlight on, is also missing – but may be added[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Phones by at 11:23 am on August 26, 2015
Report: New Android Wear watches coming from Asus, Huawei, LG and Motorola next week at IFA
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Report: New Android Wear watches coming from Asus, Huawei, LG and Motorola next week at IFA

According to a new report from CNET over night, next week’s consumer electronics show in Berlin, IFA could see four new Android Wear watches launched. The report lists upcoming releases from four manufacturers, Asus, Huawei, LG and Motorola as due at events next week. The Asus ZenWatch 2, the re-release of the Huawei Watch shown off initially at Mobile World[Read More…]

in Android Wear by at 10:22 am on August 26, 2015
Link Bubble Pro features go free for everyone under new owners
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Link Bubble Pro features go free for everyone under new owners

After being sold earlier this month by developer Chris Lacey to an unknown startup based in the US, Link Bubble has updated this morning with an announcement that their Pro features are now free for everyone. The update has removed the free/pro versions of Link Bubble, with a single entry for the app now available under the developer name ‘Link[Read More…]

in Apps by at 9:52 am on August 26, 2015
You now have three more reasons to check out the Humble PC & Android Bundle 13

You now have three more reasons to check out the Humble PC & Android Bundle 13

After a week of enticing customers, the Humble PC & Android Bundle 13 has been updated overnight with three new games, that they hope will entice you to spend some dollars. The Humble PC & Android Bundle is the same as all the other bundles, you pay whatever you want to unlock some games – Crimsonland, Neverending Nightmares, Beatbuddy: Tale[Read More…]

in Other by at 9:34 am on August 26, 2015
Samsung Design Exec shows off the Gear S2 smartwatch
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Samsung Design Exec shows off the Gear S2 smartwatch

Samsung’s IFA announcement next week will include their latest smartwatch the Samsung Gear S2, there’s really no secret there with Samsung themselves showing the teaser at the end of their Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ announcements. Now they’re furthering the hype building by showing the watch off on various platforms, the latest of which is Instagram. The picture[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Smartwatch by at 9:18 am on August 26, 2015
HTC’s next phone may look a little more fruity than we’d like
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HTC’s next phone may look a little more fruity than we’d like

HTC hasn’t had the greatest year in the world when it comes to phones, their One M9 failed to impress and they’ve been slow to release Desire models here in Australia. But it seems, HTC has a new phone coming out which may look a little more like the iPhone than most people would like if the above pictures are[Read More…]

in Phones, Rumours by at 9:06 am on August 26, 2015