Android / computing / Hardware

Kogan £149 quadcore smartphone ships Oct

Kogan launches 5” Quad-core Smartphone for under £150 London, United Kingdom, 19 September 2013 – Direct to consumer technology manufacturer which makes the latest technology more affordable for all Brits, today launched a brand new, affordable, powerful quad-core smartphone. At just £149, the Kogan Agora Quad-core Smartphone boasts a 5in HD IPS screen, a 1.2Ghz quad-core processor, … Continue reading

Chrome / computing / Google / Hardware / The Register

You mean it’s not perfect? Google to ship first Chromecast software fix • The Register

“Today, we are pushing a bug fix update to Chromecast devices to improve performance, reliability and security,” Chromecast product manager Ambarish Kenghe wrote in a blog post on Wednesday. “The update will roll out over the next few days and will happen automatically; users do not need to take any action.” via You mean it’s … Continue reading

Android / Google / Hardware / Media / Netflix / The Register / TV

Google Chromecast video streamer

$35 in US, £99 in UK! The “Register” online reviewer said “it’s the most important smart TV tech ever . . . Netflix, YouTube are just the tip of the iceberg”, and it certainly compares favourably with Apple’s $99 streaming device, especially at the US price of $35. But there’s a price snag for UK buyers. … Continue reading