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Google has just released its own virtual network computing app that will let anyone with an Android phone remotely access a PC through any internet connection. The Chrome Remote Desktop works with a Chrome extension and devices running on Android 4.0 or higher. The app works by first creating a connection using the Chrome extension to establish PIN codes and begin sharing desktop screens...

A few weeks ago, a number of reports indicated that Google was in the process of bringing update to the default camera app on Android that promises to give Android phones a better chance of competing with phones from other manufacturers. Today, the search giant has released its new camera app on the Google Play store for consumers with devices running on version 4.4 KitKat...

Google’s Project Ara Developer Conference kicked off this week with Google showing off a “functional” prototype of the modular handset. Aside from Google, Toshiba was also at the conference and reveals its vision on how the modular phone can further be improved. Toshiba’s Senior VP and Technology Executive Shardul Kazi presented a slide at the event that gives details on how Project Ara’s modular...

The rise of mobile device sales in recent years has put smartphones and tablets at risk of theft as stolen smart devices have now become a hot item in the black market. For this reason, smartphone and tablet makers all over the world have now pledged to work together and put a stop to mobile phone theft. The joint initiative would require all phones manufactured...

Just like any other Christian country in the world, Australia will also celebrate Easter this coming weekend. For individuals with deep spiritual upbringing, it’s a time for reflection and prayer. But for the rest of the world, it might be a special day where they get to take some time off from work. For kids, this is also the time where the Easter bunny pays them a visit and leaves colourful eggs...

Picture quality, screen size and value for money. When talking computer displays these factors are often at odds with one another. In general, quality doesn’t come cheap, especially in larger monitors.

Finally, after months of blind speculations, we’ve finally caught a glimpse of what could possibly be the Amazon smartphone. A leaked image released by BGR gives us a quick snapshot of the alleged Amazon smartphone enclosed in a protective casing meant to deter leaksters from prematurely revealing the true form of the handset...

Google has made a significant change to its much anticipated wearable – Google Glass by switching over to Android 4.4 KitKat from Glass XE. This means, a number of significant changes will be reaching Google Glass Beta testers. These include the added ability to include photo replies in Hangout messages (a feature that was previously only available if a user is starting a new conversation) as well as...

After its debut at BUILD 2014, Windows Phone 8.1 is finally here – at least for developers. Ordinary consumers can also enjoy the update. Users can either pay Microsoft around AU$21 and get access to publishing apps in the Windows Phone store or register for free in the App studio to start the process...

Apple has already overhauled the design of its mobile operating system when it released iOS7, so for some, it’s about time that Google do the same for Android. And by the looks of a recent leak, this redesign may come really soon. According to some leaked images discovered by Android Police, the search giant might soon update the icons in Android to more closely resemble those on its web services...

Lenovo’s Golden Warrior S8 is nowhere from being the ultra-luxury smartphone you’d come to expect from a phone whose name bears the world “Golden”. The Chinese tech giant’s recent phone has emerged out of China and features considerably respectable performance. The S8 packs a 1.4GHz MediaTek octa-core processor, a 5.3-inch 720p...

This week Mobile Mondays is back with some juicy stories, including rumours of a much more affordable version of the HTC One M8, the Amazon smartphone and the Samsung Galaxy K Zoom. HTC One M8 in Plastic – HTC’s flagship handset the HTC One M8 (and even its predecessor, the One M7) has always been known for its build quality...

You’ve probably seen a lot of news about the Heartbleed bug. But in case you still don’t have a clue of what it is and how it affects you, we’ve outlined important details about Heartbleed so you’d know how you can protect yourself in case your information was compromised. Basically, the Heartbleed bug is a security vulnerability in OpenSSL – a widely used library that encrypts website and email information...

Twitter addicts might welcome the micro-blogging site’s newest addition to the desktop version of its website. In the next couple of week, Twitter will be adding a new notification bubble on its website that will show retweets, favourites and even replies. Users will also receive notifications for direct messages and new followers...

Google’s Project Ara has attracted a lot of interest even when it was still an initiative of Motorola. This week, the search giant has officially released the Module Developers Kits for Project Ara that should help developers for creating components for the modular phone. As with previous reports, the MDK confirms the three sizes of the modular phone – mini, medium and large...