Monday, 27 March 2017

After a long wait Google Maps Navigation has finally arrived in Australia and New Zealand. This app alone will no doubt make a lot more people in Australia consider Android for their next phone. Based on my own tests I’ve found the navigation software to be very accurate. Searching and finding an address is fast […]

An updated version of Google Earth has hit the Android Market. Google Earth 1.1 adds an ocean layer allowing you to explore the vast canyons and valleys in the world’s deep oceans. Just zoom right down below the ocean surface and use the “look around” button to tilt the view. Very cool indeed. Google Earth […]

Symantec has released Norton Smartphone Security for Android. An app designed to protect your smartphone against malware, unwanted calls and text messages and other mobile threats. It also supports remote lock and wipe, a safeguard to protect your private information by allowing you to lock or wipe your phone’s memory remotely if it is lost […]

It has just been announced on the Google Mobile Blog that Google Maps Navigation is now available in 11 more countries. The lucky countries are nearly all in Europe and they are Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain and Switzerland. Google’s free turn-by-turn navigation service was previously only available to […]