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Retailer Round-up: This week’s specials

Retailer Round-up: This week’s specials

Well it’s literally the final countdown to Christmas and our major retailers are ramping up their efforts with Android related goodies for you to purchase, should you still remain undecided on what to buy that geeky person in your life. So without further ado, here is the weekly specials this week: Coles Mobiles Telstra Rush Pre-Paid Mobile – $39 –[Read More…]

by 1:36 pm on December 19, 2014 2 comments Chromecast, News, Phones, Smartwatch, Tablets
Samsung in talks with LoopPay to launch its own competitor app to Apple Pay

Samsung in talks with LoopPay to launch its own competitor app to Apple Pay

Samsung is looking at launching its own mobile payment service for future smartphones as a rival to the recently launched Apple Pay which could launch sometime in 2015. According to an unnamed source via Re/code, Samsung is currently in talks with the startup company LoopPay, to utilise their mobile payments technology in at least one of Samsung’s devices. The source[Read More…]

by 12:30 pm on December 18, 2014 2 comments Apps, News
More details begin to emerge about Samsung’s Galaxy A7 mobile device

More details begin to emerge about Samsung’s Galaxy A7 mobile device

We recently learned that Samsung was working on another thin, all-metal, mid-range smartphone device – currently known as the Galaxy A7 – with some specs leaking thanks to Tenaa (the Chinese telecommunications equipment certification center). More details have now come to light about this elusive device thanks to SamMobile. We previously knew that the Galaxy A7 would come with a[Read More…]

by 12:29 pm on December 12, 2014 0 comments Manufacturer, News, Phones
Samsung Australia advise a delay on the Gear VR headset

Samsung Australia advise a delay on the Gear VR headset

When it comes to product delays, Samsung Australia has had a pretty bad run in the last couple of months. The Note 4 and Note Edge were both delayed, and now Samsung Australia has advised that the virtual reality headset, the Gear VR will also be delayed. Originally scheduled to launch last month, and now on-sale in the US, the[Read More…]

by 3:24 pm on December 10, 2014 3 comments Manufacturer
Ausdroid Podcast 128 – Firing up the Scott Plowman Rage Generator 3000

Ausdroid Podcast 128 – Firing up the Scott Plowman Rage Generator 3000

Welcome to episode 128 of the Ausdroid podcast! As you might guess from the episode title, Scott’s back and he’s unimpressed. And he has a lot to be unimpressed about this week, with Telstra, OnePlus, Cyanogen, Google and a few random Nexus devices all coming in for some well-deserved criticism. With Jason Murray, Dan Tyson and Scott Plowman. Topics: Yes,[Read More…]

by 1:08 pm on December 10, 2014 0 comments Android TV, Phones, Rumours, Tablets
Samsung Galaxy S5 beginning to receive Android 5.0 update…in Poland

Samsung Galaxy S5 beginning to receive Android 5.0 update…in Poland

It seems that living in Poland is a great idea if you own an Android phone from a major OEM, with Samsung joining LG in pushing out their Android 5.0 update to owners of the the Galaxy S5 there. Build G900FXXU1BNL2 is now hitting the SM-G900F model of the Galaxy S5, but other models are sure to see it soon[Read More…]

by 12:44 pm on December 4, 2014 3 comments OS Update
Google reminds you to get your Christmas gift buying from Google Play in before the 17th of December

Google reminds you to get your Christmas gift buying from Google Play in before the 17th of December

If you were thinking of ordering a new device from Google Play for someone for Christmas, Google has started advising that you’ll need to get your order in by the 17th of December if you want it delivered by the 24th of December. The banner ad that Google is running is showing off a Nexus 9, Gear Live, G Watch[Read More…]

by 7:51 pm on December 2, 2014 0 comments Google Play
Samsung Galaxy S6 rumour mill well underway; Galaxy S6 “Edge” rumoured for 2015

Samsung Galaxy S6 rumour mill well underway; Galaxy S6 “Edge” rumoured for 2015

As we approach the end of the year, it’s time to start casting our eyes forward to 2015 and the phones we can expect from the major Android OEMs. Samsung’s almost certainly going to be releasing a Galaxy S6, and if SamMobile is to be believed then there’ll a few interesting changes on offer. Earlier this month, SamMobile claimed that[Read More…]

by 1:38 pm on December 2, 2014 8 comments Rumours
Samsung shows off the Galaxy Note 4 camera with one of the cutest animals in the world.

Samsung shows off the Galaxy Note 4 camera with one of the cutest animals in the world.

From having nine of the top ten deadliest snakes in the world, to having Great White Sharks cruising the coast and Saltwater crocs cruising the rivers, Australia has a reputation when it comes to wildlife. But it’s not all bad, and it’s great to see one of the cutest animals in the world brought into focus in the latest video[Read More…]

by 9:35 am on November 26, 2014 5 comments Manufacturer, Other, Phones
Telstra launches 4GX services in Melbourne

Telstra launches 4GX services in Melbourne

Telstra yesterday announced that Melbounites (Melbournians?) are now able to access what Telstra are calling ‘one of the world’s fastest mobile services’, advising that their 4GX network is now live in Central Melbourne and surrounding suburbs. The 4GX coverage, which enables speeds up to 100mbps on Category 6 LTE devices and up to 75mbps on Category 4 devices, is now[Read More…]

by 9:16 am on November 26, 2014 5 comments Carriers