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Kogan Agora 4G: Australian Review

Kogan isn’t alone in the low-cost Android game these days. Can it keep up with the bigger names in the fight for your bottom dollar?


The Best Free Android Apps In Amazon's New Two-Day Giveaway

The Amazon Appstore already gives away one free app each day, but today it’s decided to give away 30 apps, worth a combined total of around $100, for free, to anyone with an Android phone. Here are the pick of the bunch that you should download first.


LG G-Watch: Australian Review

Google’s first smart watches have hit Australia, but are they worth the money? We get down and dirty with the LG G-Watch to find out.


Motorola Moto E: Australian Review

Motorola’s new Moto E has been a long time coming — it’s a super-cheap smartphone from a historied and respected manufacturer that isn’t terrible and doesn’t try to offer the world. And, if you look at it in the context of its bargain-basement price tag, you’ll be impressed.


Nvidia Shield Tablet Review: A Gaming Beast, But So Much More

Nvidia’s Shield tablet was made for playing games. That’s what it’s best at. But it’s also much more. In fact, it should probably be your next Android tablet no matter how much button-mashing you do.


A 'Fake ID' Flaw In Android Leaves Millions Of Phones Vulnerable

A team of security researchers has discovered a security flaw in Google’s mobile OS which affects handsets running versions up to and including 4.4 — leaving a potential 82 per cent of Android users at risk.


The Fire Phone Is So Pricy Because It Costs Amazon A Fortune To Build

We wanted Amazon’s recently released Fire Phone to be many things, but most importantly we wanted it to be (relatively) cheap like all Amazon hardware. So when Jeff Bezos announced the Fire Phone’s $US650 price tag ($US200 on contract), there was some definite sticker shock.


Turning A Wall Into An Android 'Touchscreen' With A Pocket Projector

Touchjet first showed off a concept version of its phablet-sized Touchpico projector at CES 2014. Now, the Android-powered Wi-Fi device is nearly ready for production. We got to play with a preproduction model at Gizmodo’s office, ahead of the launch of TouchPico’s crowdfunding campaign.


This Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Concept Looks Beautiful

Samsung’s Galaxy Note series has evolved significantly over the last three iterations, but like the Galaxy S it hasn’t yet broken out of Samsung’s trend of relatively cheap plastic and faux-chrome construction. This concept video showing off a radically redesigned Galaxy Note 4 looks great, and although it won’t actually happen, we can still dream.


Our Favourite Android, iOS And Windows Phone Apps Of The Week

It’s finally the weekend, and your smartphone has been faithfully by your side all week. Time to reward its tireless service with a gift — in the form of some shiny new apps!