+ Friday September 20th, 2019

Duncan Jaffrey   Associate

Duncan Jaffrey

Duncan has been interested in technology since coding "Mary had a little Lamb" in Basic on his ZX Spectrum. A fan of all things Android, most days you'll find Duncan trawling the web for Android news or quietly editing away on Map Maker.

The ACCC wants Google to implement a search ballot on Australian Android devices within 6 months

Late last month, the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) handed down it’s final ‘Digital platforms Inquiry’ report. We’re still pawing through the 600-odd pages of the report to get a full understanding of the 23 recommendation the protection agency has outlined. From the 23 recommendations one thing jumped out …

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Netflix’s first “mobile-only” streaming plan launches in India – costs about $4, but it’s not coming to Australia… yet.

Have you ever heard the term optimising for growth? Well it looks like hat’s what Netflix is trying to do, with a “mobile-only” plan launched overnight in India as rumoured last week. Netflix is working had to get more subscribers for its service, especially after missing recent growth forecasts. Offering …

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Mobvoi officially announces its first LTE equiped Wear OS Smartwatch – meet the TicWatch Pro LTE (US only for now)

We’ve been tracking the rumours, leaks and teases for Mobvoi’s latest Wear OS smartwatch for a few weeks now, partly because we really like Mobvoi and where they’re headed, and because we really want there to be great Wear OS devices, and soon. Today’s overnight announcement of the TicWatch Pro …

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Will Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon Wear platform finally be the smartwatch processor we’ve been asking for?

Qualcomm may finally be developing a processor for the wearables market. Oh, yes you’re right – they’ve done this before, but the results weren’t so great. Since the dawn of Android Wear we have seen very few processors dedicated to smartwatches, with the original Wear 2100 and year’s Wear 3100 …

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