Why the iPhone 6 Plus is a signal of intent from Apple

Why the iPhone 6 Plus is a signal of intent from Apple
When Apple boss Tim Cook to the stage at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts in Cupertino last night (September 9th), it all felt quite familiar. Year in-year out, the company chooses September to launch its latest devices to the public, with the new iPhones - although perennially popular - often being criticised for lacking any major changes on the devices that preceded them.However,…

Apple iPhone 6 launch: What can we expect to see?

Apple iPhone 6 launch: What can we expect to see?
Apple is set to launch its new smartphone at its traditional launch event in San Francisco later today (September 9th), and while the company has remained characteristically tight-lipped about what we can all expect to see this year, rumours suggest that it could be the biggest smartphone release ever for the Cupertino giant. For the last few months, there has been talk of two phones of…

Is camera giant Polaroid about to step into the smartphone world?

Is camera giant Polaroid about to step into the smartphone world?
It is best known for its instant cameras and the iconic type of photographs that were printed by the aforementioned devices, but according to new leaks, it seems that Polaroid is about to dip its toe into the smartphone pool for the first time this year. In the last few years, it would be safe to say that Polaroid has somewhat flown under the radar. The…

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 – what to expect

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 – what to expect
As we head into one of the most pivotal months within the technology industry, news of Samsung’s Galaxy Note 4, the anticipated follow-up to the Samsung Galaxy Note 3, is doing the rounds.Although there isn’t a confirmed release date, it’s looking likely that you can pencil in September 3rd, when the mobile phone giant is hosting its Unpacked event. The fact that Samsung told guests…

What to expect with the Sony Xperia Z3

What to expect with the Sony Xperia Z3
Another day, another smartphone rumour. This time it’s the Sony Xperia Z3.Following this year’s earlier release of the Sony Xperia Z2, the expected follow-up should be hitting shelves later on this year, and rumour has it that it’s already been spotted. Following the trends of other smartphones this year, it is likely to be with us in September at a cost of AU$1006 SIM free.So…

Will Samsung release a whole series of metal phones?

Will Samsung release a whole series of metal phones?
It was recently announced that Samsung’s newest smartphone, the Galaxy Alpha, which is due in September, will be the company’s first ever metal-framed phone. This news, plus the fact that the device comes with some fantastic stats, not to mention a premium design, has been excitedly received. However, it seems that the smartphone giant won’t stop there!Rumour has it that the stylish Galaxy Alpha is…

Windows Phone now allows free Spotify streaming

Windows Phone now allows free Spotify streaming
Windows Phone is finally allowing its users the luxury that Android and iOS users have had for a while; the ability to stream music through Spotify for free!Until now, users were only able to listen to their music through the app by paying a subscription of AU$11.99 per month. It is now available to be streamed for free via the shuffle play option.Windows Phone users…