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It’s that time of the year again for everyone to get drunk and gamble – its Anzac Day! Though we know that your local pub has already gotten the beer covered, there might be some of you who have forgotten to bring the kip for two-ups. In such case, you might want to use your smartphone as a substitute...

HTC already has the One M8 smartphone, but there’s one more manufacturer who’s just announced its own flagship handset that will blow most of its competition out of the water with its top-tier specs at half the prize of traditional brands like Samsung, Sony, LG and HTC. Chinese start-up OnePlus revealed yesterday the One smartphone that features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801... 

Google is reportedly testing a new bookmarking tool that will allow users to add web objects such as images, web pages, videos, etc. in a searchable index arranged in a grid. The tool will be called “Stars” and whose code was originally called Google Collections. According to the code of Stars, the tool will be able to keep starred items private unless the user opts to make them public...

The LG G2 is undoubtedly one of the best smartphones in the market today, with competition only coming from other flagship devices such as the Samsung Galaxy S5 and the HTC One M8. With such tough rivals to beat, the successor of the G2 will certainly need an extra edge to keep up in the super phone race. One aspect that LG is looking to improve is the user interface...

We’ve already seen a leaked photo of the long-rumoured Amazon smartphone. Today, we get more juicy information about what other features this handset will have. According to a report by BGR, the Amazon smartphone, apart from having a number of sensors at the front will employ a lot of gesture-based controls – specifically those that involve tilting the device...

US-based company Lytro, Inc. yesterday announced its second generation light field camera – the Illum. And unlike the original Lytro camera, this one offers a look and feel that a lot of consumers are more accustomed to. The Illum’s body is made from magnesium and anodised aluminium; and sports a somewhat angular and futuristic design... 

LG has relatively kept details of its Android Wear-powered G Watch under wraps in contrast to Motorola’s Moto 360. But if seems like the Korean tech giant’s wearable is now slowly peeking from behind the curtains as additional details about its features were revealed yesterday on the company’s website...

Nokia and Microsoft are finally sealing the deal this Friday, April 25th months after the companies’ initial announcement back in September of last year. The acquisition has reportedly cost Microsoft over US$7 billion, 70% of which will be allotted for the purchase of Nokia’s businesses while the remaining 30% will be used to purchase the Finnish company’s patents...

Google’s Nexus-branded tablets have enjoyed considerable success in the past thanks to its minimalist and bloatware-free UI and above average build quality provided by either Samsung or Asus. For the past few years, the Nexus tablet range has focused on the 7- and 10-inch market, but this time, it looks like Google might introduce an 8 incher...

Google has just released its own virtual network computing app that will let anyone with an Android phone remotely access a PC through any internet connection. The Chrome Remote Desktop works with a Chrome extension and devices running on Android 4.0 or higher. The app works by first creating a connection using the Chrome extension to establish PIN codes and begin sharing desktop screens...

A few weeks ago, a number of reports indicated that Google was in the process of bringing update to the default camera app on Android that promises to give Android phones a better chance of competing with phones from other manufacturers. Today, the search giant has released its new camera app on the Google Play store for consumers with devices running on version 4.4 KitKat...

Google’s Project Ara Developer Conference kicked off this week with Google showing off a “functional” prototype of the modular handset. Aside from Google, Toshiba was also at the conference and reveals its vision on how the modular phone can further be improved. Toshiba’s Senior VP and Technology Executive Shardul Kazi presented a slide at the event that gives details on how Project Ara’s modular...

The rise of mobile device sales in recent years has put smartphones and tablets at risk of theft as stolen smart devices have now become a hot item in the black market. For this reason, smartphone and tablet makers all over the world have now pledged to work together and put a stop to mobile phone theft. The joint initiative would require all phones manufactured...

Just like any other Christian country in the world, Australia will also celebrate Easter this coming weekend. For individuals with deep spiritual upbringing, it’s a time for reflection and prayer. But for the rest of the world, it might be a special day where they get to take some time off from work. For kids, this is also the time where the Easter bunny pays them a visit and leaves colourful eggs...

Picture quality, screen size and value for money. When talking computer displays these factors are often at odds with one another. In general, quality doesn’t come cheap, especially in larger monitors.