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HTC One M8 might come in … pink?
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HTC One M8 might come in … pink?

It seems today is the day for handset leaks from evleaks, with a render of the HTC One (M8) shown in (of all things) a nice soft pink! Perhaps just in time for Mother’s Day this weekend, or perhaps just a case of someone playing around with Photoshop for a bit of fun, it seems at least plausible given the[Read More…]

in News, Phones, Rumours by at 7:38 pm on May 6, 2014
Samsung to include fingerprint sensors in upcoming tablets: Report

Samsung to include fingerprint sensors in upcoming tablets: Report

Samsung is reportedly planning to include fingerprint sensors in new versions of its tablets, including a new tablet in the Galaxy Tab range, dubbed the Galaxy Tab S. Samsung fan-site SamMobile is reporting that the Tab S will include a 2,560 x 1,600 WQXGA display, but unlike existing tablets with these displays which are LCDs, this new Tab S will feature[Read More…]

in News, Tablets by at 7:31 pm on May 6, 2014
LG announces the Lifeband Touch will be available in Australia this month
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LG announces the Lifeband Touch will be available in Australia this month

LG has finally announced that their Lifeband Touch, the wearable they announced back at CES in January will begin selling in Australia at the end of this month. The Lifeband Touch features a stylish design with an OLED display which switches on when you swipe the screen. The screen automatically turns on when you rotate your wrist. As well as[Read More…]

in Accessories by at 5:22 pm on May 6, 2014
LG G3 appears on evleaks in White
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LG G3 appears on evleaks in White

LG have made some outstanding phones over the last few years; Some LG branded such as the G2 but also the Nexus 4 and Nexus 5. The G2’s successor, the G3 has started to make appearances on various sites including the hugely popular evleakswho earlier today tweeted an alleged image of the LG G3 in black. There’s also images appearing[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, News, Phones by at 1:47 pm on May 6, 2014
LG G3 makes an [alleged] appearance
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LG G3 makes an [alleged] appearance

LG’s G3 (the obvious follow-on from it’s Optimus G and G2) has made another guest appearance, this time over at @evleaks’ Twitter page. You can see the image Evan posted above, and while it’s clearly a render, it’s certainly not too shabby looking. The G3 has already had a few leaks now — just take a peek back over the[Read More…]

in News, Phones by at 11:41 am on May 6, 2014
Nokia X Dual SIM now available for $129 from Yatango Mobile
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Nokia X Dual SIM now available for $129 from Yatango Mobile

The Nokia X is an intriguing phone, it’s a Nokia designed handset which instead of running Windows Phone, runs Android. It’s also now available to purchase from Yatango Mobile for just $129. There’s four colour options available – Green, Red, Black and White – but you’re not locked to a plan, the phones are sold unlocked and ready to go.[Read More…]

in Carriers, Manufacturer, Phones by at 2:04 pm on May 5, 2014
Optus adds ability to purchase Google Play content by charging it to your phone bill
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Optus adds ability to purchase Google Play content by charging it to your phone bill

After Telstra added Google Play billing back in December of 2012, customers of other carriers began asking for it almost immediately. By Wednesday this week, Optus post-paid mobile customers will be able to add Google Play content to their Android devices and have the charge added to their monthly Optus bill. Ben White, Vice President, Mobile Marketing, Optus said We’re[Read More…]

in Carriers, Google Play by at 12:32 pm on May 5, 2014
HTC One Mini 2 breaks cover in Grey, Silver and Gold
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HTC One Mini 2 breaks cover in Grey, Silver and Gold

With the release of the HTC One (M8), we’ve been waiting for information on the inevitable release of the Mini and Max versions. Now @EvLeaks has shown off the Mini – tipped previously to be called the HTC One Mini 2 – in Gunmetal Grey, Glacial Silver, and Amber Gold. HTC One mini 2, 2014 pic.twitter.com/s3wXCD1gyA — Evan Blass (@evleaks)[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Phones, Rumours by at 9:07 am on May 5, 2014
Opinion: Google, Your Launcher Sucks
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Opinion: Google, Your Launcher Sucks

Google, in an Android world of so many choices for launchers, yours is the least functional and the most useless of all of them. We have seen launchers from HTC, LG and Samsung slowly improve over the last couple of years, adding more options with each iteration but Google, yours is the least featured, most boring, un-customisable one out there.[Read More…]

in News by at 8:25 am on May 5, 2014
Google Now will retain cards when you’re offline
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Google Now will retain cards when you’re offline

Google is going offline. The key to a lot of Google services has been an active connection to the internet, but with the launch of new Docs and Sheets app which work offline, it appears Google is trying to make their apps more accessible when that internet connection dies, and Google Now is joining the party. The official Google+ page[Read More…]

in Apps by at 2:49 pm on May 4, 2014