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HP drops Beats in favour of a new partnership with Bang & Olufsen

HP drops Beats in favour of a new partnership with Bang & Olufsen

HP has been including Beats Audio on their tablets and even laptops for a fair while now, but from today that’s a thing of the past. HP has announced a new partnership with premium audio brand Bang & Olufsen to use their B&O Play audio experience to HP PC’s, Tablets and accessories. B&O Play includes a dedicated hardware audio processor[Read More…]

by 11:09 am on March 25, 2015 5 comments Manufacturer, Tablets
Woolworths offering 10% off all Google Play gift cards

Woolworths offering 10% off all Google Play gift cards

In their latest catalogue which begins today, Wednesday the 25th of March, Woolworths is offering 10% off all Google Play gift cards for one week only. Since launching in August 2013, Google Play Gift Vouchers have seen sporadic discounts, especially when compared to the more widely available iTunes cards. Whilst 10% is a small saving, the savings really do add[Read More…]

by 10:51 am on March 25, 2015 1 comment News, Sale
Action Launcher 3.3 released with new open-source Live Wallpaper API

Action Launcher 3.3 released with new open-source Live Wallpaper API

Australian developer Chris Lacy has this morning released an update to Action Launcher, his launcher replacement bringing with it a number of new features, fixes and changes. Perhaps the most interesting new feature is the new open-source live wallpaper API which integrates with the automatic theming in Action Launcher. Previously when adding a new wallpaper, your search bar, folder backgrounds[Read More…]

by 8:27 am on March 25, 2015 0 comments Apps
Galaxy S6 torn asunder to reveal it’s inner glory and a hard to replace battery

Galaxy S6 torn asunder to reveal it’s inner glory and a hard to replace battery

With a new phone on the market, the phone is of course going to be immediately taken down to its bare components at some stage and the team at etradesupply are the first to do so. This is more a teardown than the usual Teardown review which sites like iFixit are famous for, so you won’t find a repairability score[Read More…]

by 8:14 am on March 25, 2015 2 comments Other, Phones
Humble PC & Android Bundle 12 updated with three new games

Humble PC & Android Bundle 12 updated with three new games

The Humble PC & Android Bundle 12 which launched a week ago, has been updated overnight with three new games to add to your collection. The games: Eufloria HD, Solar Flux, and Toast Time, have been added to the ‘Pay more than the average price’ bundle which means you’ll have to pay more than US$5.11 to grab the most out[Read More…]

by 7:57 am on March 25, 2015 0 comments Apps, Deal
Fitbit Expand Functionality To Stave Off The Challengers

Fitbit Expand Functionality To Stave Off The Challengers

Fitbit have been the leaders in the smartband/activity tracker category for a long time. It seems every man, woman and their dog had a Fitbit smartband. With the introduction of Android Wear and strong rumours of an Apple smartwatch Fitbit announced and released the Fitbit Surge. The Fitbit Surge is more than just an activity tracker. It includes eight sensors[Read More…]

by 9:25 pm on March 24, 2015 4 comments News
Samsung launches the Galaxy Tab Active for business and enterprise

Samsung launches the Galaxy Tab Active for business and enterprise

Samsung’s been fighting for a share of the business and enterprise market for a while now, and its latest tablet offering – the Galaxy Tab Active – launched today with a number of business- and enterprise-focused features. Samsung certainly intends the Galaxy Tab Active to be operated outside of just an office environment. Visually, the tablet takes its cues from[Read More…]

by 4:28 pm on March 24, 2015 0 comments Manufacturer, News, Tablets
Google invites to I/O 2015 are rolling out

Google invites to I/O 2015 are rolling out

Last week, Google opened registrations for their developer conference, Google I/O 2015, which is set to be held over May 28/29 in San Francisco. Developers and hopefuls, who entered the draw for the chance to purchase a ticket to Google I/O 2015 are beginning to receive the codes which allows them to purchase a ticket. Tickets for the annual developer[Read More…]

by 4:11 pm on March 24, 2015 0 comments News
Alcatel launches new smartphones, tablets and its smartwatch into the Australian market

Alcatel launches new smartphones, tablets and its smartwatch into the Australian market

Alcatel OneTouch wants everyone to know that they’re back – though really, they never left. The company is embarking on a new chapter in its history, and is ready to start engaging with the media (that’s sites like us) to get news and information about their new products out. The company took to Play Bar in Sydney last week to[Read More…]

by 1:53 pm on March 24, 2015 4 comments Accessories, Carriers, Phones, Smartwatch, Tablets
Amaysim brings new 4G plans using Optus’ 4G network

Amaysim brings new 4G plans using Optus’ 4G network

Amaysim today launched new plans and pricing as it moves to use Optus’ 4G network, including its recent 700Mhz 4G Plus additions. It seems that the “Unlimited” parts of the new plan names refers to text messages, as each plan has different limits on data and voice calls. Data inclusion is quite generous compared to other prepaid and even on-contract[Read More…]

by 12:24 pm on March 24, 2015 25 comments Carriers, News