+ Saturday May 25th, 2019

Smart Home and Wearables

Custom Recovery, TWRP, arrives for Pixel 3 phones — let the modding begin

Each year Google make it harder and harder for enthusiasts to tinker with their devices with more and more security. A custom recovery is the easiest way to tinker with a device and also recover it should anything go wrong. Unfortunately Google are making that more difficult too and although …

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Samsung Dev Conference will see Bixby opened up to third party developers and news on foldable phone

Samsung will be holding their annual developer conference in San Francisco next week and it’s expected to open up a slew of new features for developers interested in integrating their features into Samsung’s platforms including Bixby, plus lots more. According to a report from the Wall Street Journal, Samsung will …

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Get Your Ears Ready For Summer With Sony’s SRS-XB01, SRS-XB501G Wireless Speakers and WF-SP900 Earbuds For Swimmers

Sony invited Ausdroid to the harbour city to look at their latest speaker and earbud audio products targeted at Australians. There’s something for those who love spending time in the great outdoors. Let’s take a look at what they had to offer your ears. SRS-XB01 and SRS-XB501G wireless speakers The SRS-XB01 …

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Sony WH-1000XM3 Noise Cancelling Headphones Set New Benchmark

Sony’s new WH-1000XM3 Noise Cancelling headphones have put down the gauntlet to Bose with new class leading battery life and arguably better sound quality. I listened to the WH-1000XM3 headphones for a while in each of 3 noise environments setup by Sony to mimic the sounds you’d hear while walking …

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Sonos announces Google Assistant integration in their speakers has been delayed until next year

Speaker maker Sonos has been promising support for Google Assistant since the announcement of their Sonos:One back in October last year, but the support has been delayed again with Sonos announcing a delay until next year. Currently Sonos offers embedded support for Amazon’s Alexa assistant in a range of their …

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