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Android Phones

Nexus 4 availability expands to European markets

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Today, we have some great news regarding the Google Nexus 4.  Previously, the Nexus 4 was nearly impossible to find in any capacity across the globe, despite high interest in the device.  Fortunately, Google f…

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Entertainment

Google Play Movies now open for rentals in Australia

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Add another country to the list of nations that support Google Play Movies. Google has announced today that customers in Australia can now rent movies from the Play Store. The announcement follows rollouts in…

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Android Phones

HTC One X could be released on April 2 in Australia

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HTC has just unveiled its new smartphone line-up at the MWC, but for the time being there’s no official release date attached to any of the three ‘’Ones’’. All the rumors and speculations of late pointed towards…

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Carriers

Telstra’s Androidland overdoses on Android in unique store and tech playground

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Australia has its own Android playground and retail experience at Androidland, a special store set-up dedicated to Android phones and tablets. Constructed by Google, Telstra, and several device manufactu…

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Android Apps

Amazon Appstore working for some non-U.S. Android users

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The Amazon Appstore officially supports only users in the United States. However, word is spreading on the internets (yup, all of them) that Amazon is suddenly available in places other than these United Stat…

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Samsung Tablets

Apple lawsuit delays Australian release of Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

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The battle between Apple and Samsung over alleged patent infringements in the Samsung Galaxy line of products has claimed its first victim: Australian consumers. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, which was to be r…

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Travel

Google Maps Navigation live in Australia and New Zealand

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For the first time, Google Maps Navigation covers an entire continent. Google has announced that Android users in Australia can now navigate their streets with Maps Navigation, the free turn-by-turn naviga…

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Android Devices

Samsung Galaxy Tab gets $999 price tag and November release date in Australia

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There have been several reports of the 7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab’s off-contract price tag, and it looks like it’s going to be a strikingly expensive device.  In the UK, the Galaxy Tab will cost around £600 ($940…

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Australia’s puritanical laws could squash Android gaming down under

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Android gamers in Australia may eventually find it tougher to discover good games if one member of the government has his way. Home Affairs Minister Brendan O’Connor wants to force mobile game develope…

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eBay Android app coming to Canada, UK, and Australia this week

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The official eBay application for Android is useful, but only if you live in the United States. There are millions of Android users outside of these fair states who want to bid and sell from their phones, and they…

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Android Phones

Google Nexus One now available with Vodafone Australia

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The Nexus One is now available for those in Australia by way of an exclusive offering with Vodafone. In short, those in Australia are now able to grab a Nexus One and enjoy goodies such as the 3.7 inch 800 x 480 multi…

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Telstra picking up the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10, will be available May 4th

Android Phones

Telstra picking up the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10, will be available May 4th

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It looks like Telstra is getting ready to launch the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10, which is coming in addition to the HTC Desire. As for pricing and availability — the Xperia X10 will be available beginning on…

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Telstra launches HTC Desire in Australia

Android Phones

Telstra launches HTC Desire in Australia

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The HTC Desire is officially heading to US Cellular here in the US, but that seems to only be one of the new Desire announcements. In addition we are also learning that Australian carrier Telstra has launched it a…

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Google adds Android Market to more countries

Android News

Google adds Android Market to more countries

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Forget paid apps; there were some countries in which Android users couldn’t get any apps from the Android Market because it wasn’t yet available to them. There are now several countries – a…

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Kogan promises a sub-$200, Android based iPad rival

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Kogan promises a sub-$200, Android based iPad rival

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Our old friend Ruslan Kogan is back to his old tricks of trying to bring an Android product to market. You may remember Kogan as the guy who was scheduled to bring the first Android device to Australia, which also w…

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