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LG's Latest Innovation Is... An Android Flip Phone?

Do you miss T9? Do you dislike productivity? Then the new LG Gentle is for you.


Moto X Style Hands-On: Great Smartphone, Great Price

The Moto X Style is in every way a successor to last year’s Moto X. It’s got all the requisite upgrades you’d expect: the better quad HD display, the better 21 megapixel rear camera with a front-facing selfie flash, and just an all around better look and feel. And somehow, it only costs $US400 across the pond (no word on local pricing yet).


The New Moto G May Be The Best Budget Phone... Again

Motorola just released a hardware Kraken the likes of which we’ve never seen. The new Moto X Style! The battery-conscious Moto X Play! And then there’s the Moto G. Only a few years ago, no one would care about the lesser budget sibling alongside these two powerhouses — but the Moto G is Motorola’s real smartphone champion.


OnePlus 2 Hands-On: So Good, It Makes Me Want To Leave My Telco

One year ago, the OnePlus One became the best off-contract smartphone you could buy. An unheard of Chinese company managed to deliver a high-quality Android handset for a crazy-low $US300 price. Now, it looks like that awesomeness wasn’t a fluke. Behold: the OnePlus 2.


New Note 5 Leaks Don't Leave Much For The Imagination

Yesterday, Samsung sent out invitations to a New York City event where we’ll all finally (officially) meet the new Galaxy Note 5. But Samsung has done a pretty horrible job keeping wraps on what the new smartphone actually looks like, leaking everything from CAD designs to these new hi-res photos.


The New Moto X Play And Moto X Style Are All About Looks And Battery

When looking for the next great phone to ride shotgun through your life, there are a few things it needs to do well. It needs to have a great display, look neat, and not have garbage battery life. With the third-generation Moto X, Motorola is laser focused on all three.


Oh Great, New Android Flaw Lets Hackers Into Your Phone With Just A Text

The best defence against any of your gadgets becoming flooded with malware has always been personal vigilance. “Hmm, this app looks sketchy and is from a third-party app store I’ve never heard of. NOPE!” But a new vulnerability, discovered by security experts at Zimperium, can attack your phone with just a text.


Here's The OnePlus 2: Scary-Good Specs, But No Price (Yet)

The OnePlus One dominated the cheap smartphone scene with a simple formula: flagship performance with a low price. For the second iteration, OnePlus isn’t fixing what ain’t broken.


Don't Ask Google Maps 'Are We There Yet?'

The Google Maps lady might sound all friendly and helpful, but like any mum, she gets real sassy if you keep asking her if you’re there yet.


Australia Gets To Enjoy Part Of Google Play's Game Sale

Google Play’s “summer” sale, much like the Steam equivalent, is still applicable even if you live in the Southern Hemisphere. While you might not be able to cash in on all the deals going, there are a few you can pick up if you’re willing to hunt them down.