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Android Wear devices off to a slow start according to Canalys

Android Wear devices off to a slow start according to Canalys

After releasing mid-year in 2014, Google’s Android Wear is off to a slow start according to market research and analysis firm Canalys.com. In a new report released today, the company advised that of the 4.6 million smart wearable bands sold in 2014, only 720,000 of those were Android Wear devices, with the rest of the sales being divided by Xiaomi[Read More…]

by 6:53 am on February 12, 2015 5 comments Android Wear
Motorola Turbo Charger from redemption offer will begin shipping to Nexus 6 customers next week

Motorola Turbo Charger from redemption offer will begin shipping to Nexus 6 customers next week

The Nexus 6 Turbo Charger began showing up in retail boxes this week, which is great news if you’re picking one up new, but for those who jumped in early the question is ‘Where is my Turbo Charger’? The answer is, they’ll begin shipping next week. It’s been a pretty rough ride with that 850mA charger through the last month[Read More…]

by 11:39 am on February 6, 2015 3 comments Accessories
Nexus 6 Turbo Charger Now Included In Box For Australians

Nexus 6 Turbo Charger Now Included In Box For Australians

When the Nexus 6 launched at retailers back in mid-December, customers were disappointed to see that one of the draw-cards of the phone – the much vaunted Turbo Charger – was absent from the box. Instead, boxes contained a small piece of paper advising that customers could redeem a charger which would be shipped out at a later date. While[Read More…]

by 7:50 pm on February 5, 2015 12 comments Accessories, Manufacturer, News
Android 5.0.2 now rolling out to Motorola Moto G Gen 2 in Australia

Android 5.0.2 now rolling out to Motorola Moto G Gen 2 in Australia

The Motorola push to update their phones is on, with the Moto X 2014, Moto G 2013 and now the Moto G 2014 also receiving the update to Lollipop – Android 5.0.2 to be specific. Thanks to tips from Onel and Jamie, we’ve also had a number of people confirm that the update is ready and waiting on their handsets.[Read More…]

by 9:14 pm on February 4, 2015 9 comments Manufacturer, OS Update, Phones
Moto G (2014) with LTE goes live in Brazil

Moto G (2014) with LTE goes live in Brazil

In late December, Motorola Brazil outed a 2nd Gen Moto G with LTE for the South American market and they’ve now gotten round to making it official. The new Moto G (2014) with LTE is now on-sale on the Motorola Brazilian website for R$899 (AUD$431.58) giving the Moto G LTE Gen 2 a hefty premium over the 3G version of[Read More…]

by 8:01 am on February 1, 2015 6 comments Manufacturer, Phones
Yatango Shopping receiving stock of 64GB Nexus 6, shipping next week.

Yatango Shopping receiving stock of 64GB Nexus 6, shipping next week.

For those dedicated Nexus aficionados who’ve remained patient awaiting the arrival of the 64GB version of the Nexus 6, your patience will be rewarded next week, at least those who pre-ordered through Yatango Shopping. Yatango has today begun contacting customers to advise that the phone is now in stock and shipping out to pre-order customers. As you can see from[Read More…]

by 7:59 pm on January 30, 2015 5 comments Manufacturer, Phones
Australian Moto G 2013 is now receiving Lollipop update

Australian Moto G 2013 is now receiving Lollipop update

Great news for owners of the original Motorola Moto G, your Lollipop is on its way. We’ve received several reports from users advising that their handset is now receiving the prompt to download Lollipop. The Lollipop update being delivered is in fact the 5.0.2 update, which includes a number of fixes from the original Android 5.0 release. The update brings[Read More…]

by 3:55 pm on January 30, 2015 7 comments Manufacturer, News, OS Update, Phones
Harvey Norman to begin selling the Nexus 6

Harvey Norman to begin selling the Nexus 6

The Nexus 6 has so far been in fairly short supply, with the Google Play Store still showing very little stock. Google this morning acknowledged stock shortages, so hopefully that should be sorted soon. In terms of retail, JB Hifi and The Good Guys have been the driving force behind sales, but that is about to grow by at least[Read More…]

by 11:45 am on January 30, 2015 10 comments Manufacturer, Phones
Is this the second generation Moto E?

Is this the second generation Moto E?

Motorola appears to be prepping a second generation of its low-end Moto E handset, according to images obtained by Android Police. The biggest physical change over the original Moto E would seem to be the loss of the lower speaker grille / bumper, but there does seem to be a new hole for a microphone on the rear cover (I[Read More…]

by 10:43 am on January 29, 2015 5 comments Manufacturer, News, Phones, Rumours
The Nexus 6 was supposed to come with a fingerprint reader confirms ex-Motorola CEO

The Nexus 6 was supposed to come with a fingerprint reader confirms ex-Motorola CEO

The discovery in December last year, of code in AOSP which would have supported a fingerprint sensor on the Nexus 6, saw many bemoan the missing component. In an interview with The Telegeraph, former Motorola CEO Dennis Woodside has confirmed the Nexus 6 was indeed supposed to carry one in the dimple on the rear, and spoke about why it[Read More…]

by 12:26 am on January 27, 2015 3 comments Manufacturer, Phones