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LG’s G3 interface wins award; coming to more devices, just not your old one

LG’s latest smartphone doesn’t just come with amazeballs tech; it also features some neat changes to the interface that make it really slick. So slick that the UX is receiving an award and the likelihood of being seen on more LG products from here on in.

11:33 am 21/08/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Review: Kogan Agora 4G

Kogan has a history of making budget devices for the Aussie market, and the Agora 4G totally fits that bill, offering LTE connectivity for just a hair over $200. Is it worth it, or should you spend a little more?

4:02 pm 19/08/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Vodafone brings prepaid mobile broadband peeps into the 4G fold

Vodafone has been rebuilding its network this year, and if you’ve been taking advantage of the data as a 3G customer, you may want to grab a 4G dongle, because you’re about to have access.

4:57 pm 15/08/2014 By Staff writers
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Huawei’s latest mid-range 4G effort offers a sizeable slim smartphone

We’ve seen flagship handsets from most of the big boys this year, but Huawei has yet to show its hand, until now, with the Ascend P7 hitting stores shortly, bringing 4G and a thickness that has to be seen to be believed.

12:41 pm 15/08/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Changing the face of Android: how to make a smartphone look different

Tired of how your Android phone looks? No worries, because with a few simple clicks, you can fix that and make it look special.

3:14 pm 14/08/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Samsung’s Galaxy Alpha announced, with metal and uber-fast speeds

We’ve long been complaining that Samsung’s take on the premium smartphone should be focused more on premium materials like metal, compared to the plastics Samsung uses, and it looks like the company has finally listened with a new handset.

11:25 am 14/08/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Marshall enters consumer electronics with more than just big stage amps

Marshall is a name with a ton of history, and as someone who has played and worked with its amps, seeing the brand enter speakers and headphones is intriguing stuff.

2:46 pm 12/08/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Review: Motorola Moto E

If you thought Motorola had left Australia, think again, because one of the pioneers of the mobile is back, and this time, it has something great for anyone keen not to spend an arm or a leg.

11:23 am 12/08/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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HTC’s Desire 610 arrives to capture the $300 range

Before HTC announced the metal-bodied M8, it had two mid-range models to show the world. We’ve already seen the Desire 816, and now it’s time to see what the 610 has in store for Australians.

5:49 pm 08/08/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Australian bill shock on the increase, and you can thank our obsession with data

Apparently we’re all spending too much on excess mobile charges, with almost $400 million wasted on bill blowouts, most of it from data alone. That’s what a new survey is telling Australian telco Amaysim, and it has a plan change it thinks will help deal with this.

5:16 pm 06/08/2014 By Leigh D. Stark

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