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Google by the numbers – Q2 2014 earnings report

Google has today released their financial results for the 2nd quarter of 2014. The results are pretty good for the company, with expectations above that of analysts on Wall Street, a positive for share-holders and executives alike. With the...

How to tell Google and Facebook what to do with your accounts after you...

It's not a topic that people like to talk about, but whether it comes unexpectedly or after a long lifespan we all eventually pass away. Wills deal with giving away our assets to family and friends after we pass...

Spotify users are up in arms over lack of Chromecast support

Spotify was probably the first big streaming / subscription music service that captured the interest of the general population, unlike some more niche services that came before it. With its cross-platform apps and significant library, at a fairly competitive...

No Android BBM from BlackBerry this week

Users looking to get into BlackBerry's much-delayed BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) - which had its rollout put on hold 2 days ago - will have to wait until next week at the earliest, the company stated today in a blog...

What I learnt from using LG’s SN9YG 520W 5.1.2 Dolby Atmos Soundbar

During the last few days I had one of LG's SN9YG premium soundbars on loan to get a taste of it's capability. Despite not using it for very long I have some insights that will help you when...

Opinion: The line between automation and laziness is getting very blurry

Well, we’re here in a very connected, digital world with so much electronics around us to make life easier. But with some recent events, I started asking myself a few questions about smart home equipment, connected electronics and what...

Google Music — Review

iOS has iTunes native to it, although there are a number of ways to get your iTunes library onto your Android phone none are truly native with an app that is designed for the device. Nokia (prior to the...

Woolworths offering $250 off the entire Samsung Galaxy S10 range

This morning we saw Samsung take the very loose wraps off their new flagship line for 2019, the Galaxy S10 phones. Already we are seeing carriers coming out with new deals for the Galaxy S10 devices and even Woolworths...

HMD Global announces 3 new Nokia devices

HMD Global, the powerhouse brand behind Nokia devices, has announced and launched 3 new devices, the Nokia G22, Nokia C32 and Nokia C22, with the Nokia G22 is the first Nokia Smartphone to come with repairability at its core,...

YouTube to begin adding fact check panels to fake videos

In a blow to a certain President's re-election hopes YouTube will start to display fact check panels to information that is false -- or fake as some like to call it. In a bid to stamp out the...

Woolies selling the Huawei Ascend Y600 unlocked for $159 from this Wednesday

Looking at this weeks catalogue Woolworths catalogue starting this Wednesday for 1 week only, the national retailer is offering the Huawei Ascend Y600 unlocked for $159. The Huawei Ascend Y600 is aimed at the budget conscious buyer but still contains...

Huawei reaches a milestone with over 16 million shipments of the P8 series phones

Look, we don't often talk about sales figures here, because quite often they're just not that interesting; we talk about Android distribution figures, with Google's monthly updates, and share of various Android versions, but in terms of how many...

Australian realme 7 5G phones receiving Android 11 update with realme UI 2.0

When realme launched some of its recent phones they promised us that "All models are guaranteed security patches two years from launch, and models from the number and X series are guaranteed one Android OS version update". While a longer guaranteed...

Android One program expanding to Indonesia with three new handsets

Your next trip to Bali could see you picking up a nice cheap phone as part of your shopping trip, with Google announcing that the Android One program is expanding to India later this month. Google has announced that there...

Ausdroid Podcast #1 — Live Stream 9:30PM AEDT tonight (update: done)

And we're done ;) -- Thanks for joining us guys. Are you ready to have your minds blown with casual banter and the occasional bit of news, or vice versa? Well tonight is your lucky night! Tonight at 9:30PM will...

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