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Living Large: The Biggest And Best Smartphones

You can be on the cutting edge of fashion, the very definition of style and the king or queen of cool, but if you’re carrying around an old junker for a smartphone it’s all for nought. Here are the best handsets for living large.


PayPal Here Australian Hands-On: Beating Square To The Punch Down Under

We’ve all been slowly waiting, wishing and hoping that Square, the mobile payment brainchild of Twitter founder Jack Dorsey, would make it to Australia some day. If you can’t wait any longer, maybe try the PayPal alternative? It is free after all.


ZTE Hypes New Gaming Handset

Chinese manufacturer ZTE is hyping up something big for next week, telling Twitter followers today to expect some sweet gaming handset news in the near future.


Is This What The Samsung Store Will Look Like When It Opens In Sydney?

We’ve reported that the Samsung is close to announcing its first dedicated store on George Street, Sydney for sometime now, so is this what the store will look like when it opens here?


Pre-Order The iPhone 5 Now

Screw week-long line-ups, you can pre-order the iPhone 5 right now, provided you’re happy to fork over money for the as yet unannounced handset to vendors in China.


The Daily Might Be Dead By December

Remember when The Daily was launched by last year Rupert Murdoch? It was meant to save journalism by updating it with fresh, amazing content presented in a new and fancy tablet-only format. Doesn’t look like that’s working out so well, with reports pointing to the publication’s demise before the year is out.


RIM Has To Sell One Of Its Corporate Jets

For sale: One corporate jet. Previous owner selling due to lack of cash flow brought on by poor business decisions, a failure to innovate and a perpetually delayed operating system. Condition: slightly used, some stains from where board members have cried themselves to sleep.


Huawei's Ascend P1 Skips Carriers, Arrives On Dick Smith Shelves

Huawei’s new Ascend P1 smartphone is coming, but only to Dick Smith with an outright price tag and not to carriers.


Telstra Tweaks Mobile FOXTEL, More Live TV

Watching live TV on your mobile phone sounds appealing, but Telstra’s Mobile FOXTEL option has never been particularly cheap. From July 27 that pain will ease a little with a simpler pack lineup and more live channels, but options for casual users are disappearing.


Android Manufacturers Should Stop Advertising NFC Says CommBank CMO

Yesterday, the Commonwealth Bank minted the Android version of Kaching after months upon months of waiting for it, and the most notable thing in the app was the complete absence of NFC payments capabilities. The bank blames Google and device manufacturers for not giving it the keys to the secure element on Android devices, but chief marketing officer Andy Lark spoke to Gizmodo Australia briefly after the event, where he made his real feelings known.