Android Pay Is Google's Plan For The Mobile Payments Future

We suspected that Google would announce a new payments system at I/O, and we were right. Enter Android Pay.


Google I/O 2015 Live Blog: Follow All The News As It Happened

It’s that time of year again! Google is holding its annual developer conference, I/O, in San Francisco, and we’re here to bring you all the action as it happens from the opening keynote. Get in here and follow along!


Hands On With Lenovo's Dual Screen 'Magic View' Smartwatch

During Tech World 2015, Lenovo showed off a new concept smartwatch dubbed the Magic View that boasts a second LCD display. This allows the user to view magnified images by holding it up to their eye like a futuristic nickelodeon. We checked out a prototype of this intriguing new device on the Tech World showroom floor. Read on for our early verdict.


Watch The Google I/O 2015 Live Stream Right Here With Gizmodo Australia

Want to watch all the new Android goodies be unveiled live from this year’s I/O developer conference? Get in here and watch the live stream with us!


Turn Off Read Receipts

Rumour has it, Apple wants to give you the option to use read receipts on a contact-by-contact basis in iMessage. This is a dreadfully bad idea that will undoubtedly destroy relationships, estrange friends, and piss off teens. Why? Because read receipts are awful, and making them more sophisticated is bullshit.


Lenovo Launches Windows 10 Tablet For The Business Set

The product announcements are coming thick and fast at Lenovo Tech World in Beijing. We just got shown a new business tablet running on Windows 10; the ThinkPad 10. Here’s a look at the specs.


Opinion: There's An App For Everything, And That's (Probably) Good

Earlier this week, I found myself grumbling at the mere existence of Periscope for Android, the latest platform release of Twitter’s live video streaming app. I don’t like Periscope, and I don’t get it.

But it’s a good thing that it exists, and the same is true of every app out there — all 1.5 million of them on the Google Play Store and all 1.5 million on the Apple App Store. Even the very-much-third-placed Windows Phone has hundreds of thousands of apps of all shapes and sizes available. You might not like the fact that they exist, but you should be aware that someone out there does.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Periscope on Android, Battle of Gods: Ascension on iOS and Hyper Rift on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Woolworths Is Australia's Newest MVNO...Again

Woolworths and Telstra have signed a partnership agreement, which means that one of the country’s largest supermarkets is getting back into the mobile game. Say hello (again) to Woolworths Mobile.


Australian Government Warns That Android Smartphones Aren't Wiping Themselves Correctly

Here’s a heads up for anyone running older Android devices: the Aussie Government is warning local users that devices aren’t being wiped properly in an apparent security flaw.