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Ausdroid announces a new version of its app, and invites users to join in

Ausdroid announces a new version of its app, and invites users to join in

Ausdroid has been bringing you Australian Android news now for over four years, and while we’ve experimented with having an actual Android app to consume Ausdroid content in the past, it hasn’t worked out so well. Those of you with better memories may recall we had an app in test for a month or two last year, but sadly the[Read More…]

by 5:35 pm on December 16, 2014 8 comments Apps, News
Update on the Ausdroid Store

Update on the Ausdroid Store

For those that aren’t newsletter subscribers you might not have seen the news about the Ausdroid Store. We’ve been running our gadget store for a couple of months now, and it’s time to look at the results and how things have been going. While we’ve enjoyed running the store, and we’ve certainly seen some good sales results coming through, we’ve[Read More…]

by 9:06 am on September 27, 2014 0 comments Discussions, News
Ausdroid’s 4th birthday — Moto G winner, and more prizes to go!

Ausdroid’s 4th birthday — Moto G winner, and more prizes to go!

Today marks the 4th birthday of Ausdroid, and of course, we’re celebrating just a little bit. It’s been a long journey for us, particularly for Buzz and myself who’ve been around since day dot, but also for the rest of the team who’ve been with us for a few years as well. In the lead-up to today’s festivities, we ran[Read More…]

by 12:07 pm on March 20, 2014 3 comments Competition, News
Ausdroid’s new look — Share your feedback

Ausdroid’s new look — Share your feedback

This morning, Ausdroid has taken the wraps off a project it has been working on for a little while. Our goal has been to make Ausdroid faster, more responsive and easier to read on the run (whether via our recently released mobile app, or via a web browser). So, without further delay, please put your hands together for Ausdroid 4.0.[Read More…]

by 7:16 am on November 22, 2013 50 comments News
Ausdroid App updated to version 2

Ausdroid App updated to version 2

A bit over a week ago, we took the beta wraps of our own Android app, Ausdroid News, and released it onto the Play Store. We’ve had over 500 installs since, and we think it’s fair to say, the feedback has been glowing. We’re very happy with how well the app has been received, and we’re grateful to you guys,[Read More…]

by 8:18 am on November 2, 2013 2 comments Apps, Google Play, News
Nexus 5: How the order process works

Nexus 5: How the order process works

1 November 2013, the day when Google made the Nexus 5 available to us all. However, judging by the comments on our earlier post about the Nexus 5 availability, not everyone has had the most enjoyable journey through the ordering process, so we thought we’d document what we experienced when going through the order process this morning. Chris attempted a[Read More…]

by 1:04 pm on November 1, 2013 16 comments News, Phones, Sale
Ausdroid introduces.. the official Ausdroid app for phones and tablets!

Ausdroid introduces.. the official Ausdroid app for phones and tablets!

Ausdroid has always offered its readers a few different ways to consume its news. What started as a simple blog then became a much more comprehensive website, we spread out into offering an RSS feed, a Podcast, and then a mobile optimised website. We’ve even been featured in HTC’s BlinkFeed product on their new handsets, which is quite a feat[Read More…]

by 4:22 pm on October 25, 2013 18 comments Apps
Ausdroid: Now featured on HTC’s BlinkFeed service

Ausdroid: Now featured on HTC’s BlinkFeed service

We’ve always believed Ausdroid was, and is, a great news source for all things Android in Australia, and we know that our readers agree. Well, it seems it’s not just our readers. HTC think so as well! Ausdroid has been approached by HTC to join the select group of news outlets featured in their BlinkFeed product, and I’m proud to[Read More…]

by 4:00 pm on September 12, 2013 10 comments News
Update on Ausdroid’s server issues

Update on Ausdroid’s server issues

You’ve probably noticed Ausdroid has had a few hiccups over the last twelve hours. We’ve been working just about round the clock to get everything working A-OK again, and at the time of writing, things seem to be largely back to normal. A big thanks from me to Alan at OrionVM for helping me fix up a few hiccups at[Read More…]

by 1:47 pm on August 20, 2013 17 comments News
Ausdroid Highly Commended in the Best Independent Media category

Ausdroid Highly Commended in the Best Independent Media category

The 11th annual Microsoft IT Journalism Awards were held at Sydney’s Luna Park last night and three of us — Daniel, Jason and myself — were fortunate to attend on behalf of the rest of the team. We were nominated in the category best independent media, and to our surprise, we were finalists in this category as well! It was[Read More…]

by 7:49 am on May 11, 2013 12 comments News