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ECOVACS release another robotic vacuum with more mapping features and over three hours of battery life

ECOVACS is one of the biggest manufacturers of robotic cleaners including vacuums and they have just released an upgrade to their flagship model with even more features than before. The new DEEBOT OZMO 950 caters to multi-level homes with multi-floor mapping technology offering a more intuitive clean with smarter and …

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Circles.Life has another great deal for new customers: 23GB for just $18

Circles.Life is one of the newcomers to the Australian NVMO scene and have been pushing hard with some great deals to get customers on board. Now that their original deal has finished they have decided to bring something slightly different. Instead of a bonus few months they are discounting their …

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Google apps malware: What you need to know to stay secure

The cybersecurity risks surrounding the official Android app store, Google Play, have come into sharp focus over the last few months, as the scale of malware-laden apps available for download has been revealed. These counterfeit or ‘fake’ apps are being increasingly used by hackers to compromise devices with malware or …

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Tile trackers are now fully integrated with Google Assistant and Google Nest devices

Tile launched an updated integration with Google Assistant a few months ago. At that time, Tile announced that Google Nest hardware would be able to find Tile trackers via their own Bluetooth connection and hinted at deeper integration with Google’s own hardware. It seems that functionality has been quietly enabled, …

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Wider support rolls out for Stereo Pairing on Google Assistant smart speakers

After the launch of the new Nest Mini we saw that Google had extended support for Stereo pairing from the Google Home Max to the Nest Mini. We went “ears on” with the stereo pairing on the Nest Mini and it was an improvement. What we weren’t sure of is …

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Australian review: JBL Reflect Flow, the small true wireless headphones with a BIG sound

So many manufacturers make true wireless earbuds or headphones these days. It seems everyone is doing it with the more reputable companies going for their dark in-ear earpiece rather than the droplet that Apple use and others copy. JBL has gone for a similar design to many audio companies before …

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Surprise: RCS Support in the US comes via AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon

The four major American mobile carriers have simultaneously announced their joint support for RCS messaging, hopefully increasing the chance that RCS will be supported by more major carriers internationally. The American mobile phone carriers hope that their new Cross-Carrier Messaging Initiative (CCMI) will help drive the next generation of messaging …

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