Moto G 3rd Generation — Review
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Moto G 3rd Generation — Review

Motorola is innovating, and it’s doing it at a cracking pace. The Moto G line is not quite two years old in Australia, and already we’re reviewing the 3rd generation of the product. Ordinarily, we get a bit upset when products iterate too quickly; it’s not good for consumers to buy a handset and have it superseded too quickly. It[Read More…]

in Phones, Reviews by at 10:32 am on August 27, 2015
Evernote’s Food app has become table scraps

Evernote’s Food app has become table scraps

Evernote, popular for its epnoymous note-taking come online-indexing service, announced on their blog today that they would be “ending support” for their dedicated ‘Food’ app across all platforms. The Food app was an extension of Evernote’s cross device service, specifically for food related matters, which allowed users to journal, record and save their meals, restaurants, personal cookbook and discover recipes.[Read More…]

in Apps by at 10:19 am on August 27, 2015
Amazon drops ‘Free App of the Day’ promo and launches Underground an app that on free apps

Amazon drops ‘Free App of the Day’ promo and launches Underground an app that on free apps

Amazon’s Free App of the Day promo has been great for consumers, offering access to a free app or game per day since they launched in 2011. The focus has now changed with the Free App of the Day no longer being offered, but Amazon has launched a new service along with a corresponding app, called Underground, which offers up[Read More…]

in Other by at 10:18 am on August 27, 2015
YouTube Gaming goes live – US/UK Only for now for Android app [APK Download]

YouTube Gaming goes live – US/UK Only for now for Android app [APK Download]

Google’s Twitch competitor YouTube Gaming has gone live this morning for those in the US/UK. The service is available for viewing outside those countries on the web, though you may have to jump through a hoop to get the Android app. The nitty gritty is that the service will focus on live streaming of gaming, but you’ll be able to[Read More…]

in Apps, Google Services by at 8:35 am on August 27, 2015
Ausdroid Podcast 143 – LIVE NOW with a special familiar mystery guest!
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Ausdroid Podcast 143 – LIVE NOW with a special familiar mystery guest!

https://www.youtube.com/embed/hCQUH_2Eyzw Welcome to episode 143 of the Ausdroid Podcast! Tonight we’ll be taking a look at what’s been happening in the Android World across Australia and the world and we’ll be joined by a special very familiar guest for those of you who’ve be following Ausdroid for a while – Mr Lucas Burnett. We’re going to hit the topics that[Read More…]

in Other, Podcast Live by at 8:40 pm on August 26, 2015
New leak shows possible LG Nexus 5 2015 specs with Snapdragon 808 processor and LG G4 level camera
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New leak shows possible LG Nexus 5 2015 specs with Snapdragon 808 processor and LG G4 level camera

The dual-Nexus phone release this year is getting closer, and another leak has appeared on Chinese social networking site Weibo, which outlines specs for the phone. The leak is Chinese in origin, but according to G For Games, the source has a decent history with leaks about chipsets and they like what they’re seeing. Still, this is still a rumour,[Read More…]

in Phones, Rumours by at 7:30 pm on August 26, 2015
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