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Alex Dennis   Associate

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By day, Alex works within the Industrial Relations field/occupation but by night and in his spare down time he searches the net for anything and everything relating to Android and Chrome related products and news.

Other various interests Alex has include, Accessible transport for people with disabilities along with LGBTIQ and Health related fields and interests for again for people with disabilities.

ALDI selling an Android 10.1-inch tablet next Wednesday 21st November

ALDI are selling 10.1-inch Android tablet next Wednesday, 21st November 2018 for $99.99, along with other tech accessories. There’s limited information available about the tablet, but we understand it features a 10.1-inch display, powered by a 1.2GHz quad core processor with 1GB RAM and 16GB on-board storage. The tablet will also …

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Wesfarmers acquires former Unlockd technology – could bring its features to the FlyBuys app in the future

Wesfarmers has announced that it has acquired some of the technology behind Unlockd, the app which launched last year giving customers in the Wesfarmers owned FlyBuys rewards program the chance to earn points by looking at ads on their lockscreen. Unlockd was placed into voluntary administration earlier this year, due …

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Community social network platform, Nabo, shutting down. Tells users to move to Nextdoor

Community social network Nabo has notified its customers that the service will soon be closing its doors.  Users are being encouraged to sign up Nextdoor instead. The news of the closure comes after the Australian Financial Review reported back in August that Nabo’s major shareholders (including Fairfax Media, Reinventure, and …

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Samsung looking to attract more millenials to its low to mid range devices – could launch a foldable 5G-enabled device

Samsung has overnight released its Q3 2018 report where it stated that it has posted a 17.57 trillion Korean won (US$15.45 billion) operating profit. Whilst it is great to see Samsung flourish at a time of slow growth and an extremely highly competitive market, it would seem its mobile division …

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Google now requires Android device manufacturers to deliver two years of security updates

Android updates are a sticking point for many people, with many stops along the way from the release from Google interrupting (rightly or wrongly) the flow of updates to your phone. It appears that Google’s intention to mandate regular updates has come to fruition according to a new report. The …

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Google backed start-up, AdLingo’s chatbot can turn ads into conversations

Google backed start-up, AdLingo, a marketing platform out of Google’s Area 120 incubator program, has recently started building a new way to interact with advertisements, with a new chat bot which can make advertisements “conversational” . AdLingo hasn’t built its own ChatBot for the new ads instead leveraging companies existing …

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