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The Phones That Charge Their Batteries The Fastest

Fast charging is quickly becoming one of the most important features in a new phone. Quick chargers allow you to fill your phone’s battery in much less time. These are the phones that do it the fastest.


The Complete Guide To Clearing Space On Your Smartphone

It’s one of the most unwelcome alerts you can expect on your mobile device: storage space is running low. That means no more room for your photos, your offline playlists, and myriad problems updating your apps and OS. If you find yourself in such a predicament, don’t panic: here’s how to navigate your way out.


Briefly: NBN Blowout, Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Review, Cheap Xbox One

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: get an Xbox One with three games for $399, Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Australian review, how travelling to deep space in cryogenic sleep could actually work.


Top 10 Ways To Improve The Battery Life On Your Phone And Laptop

Batteries don’t last forever. All too soon, you’ll notice your laptop and/or smartphone don’t last as long as they used to. To maximise that (sometimes non-user-replaceable) battery’s lifespan and also get more juice out of it during the day, follow these top ten tips.


Use Android Device Manager's Guest Mode To Find Your Friend's Phone

If you’re not using the Android Device Manager to help find your lost phone, we highly recommend it. What happens when you actually lose your phone, though? Thanks to a guest mode in the Android app, you can use your friend’s phone to find your own.


Samsung Galaxy Note 5 And Edge 6+: Australian Pricing And Release Date

Samsung has announced pricing and availability for its latest flagship smartphones. The Galaxy S6 Edge+ will cost $1199 to buy outright in Australia, with its larger Note 5 sibling costing $1099. Both will be available early next month.


Five Things You Need To Know About Samsung's New Galaxy S6 Edge+ And Galaxy Note 5

Earlier today, Samsung officially unveiled the Galaxy S6 Edge+ and Galaxy Note 5 smartphones with jumbo-sized screens. Read on for five of the key features.


MeU Takes A Social Approach To Phone Plans

MeU uses Telstra’s 3G-network and a social network approach to differentiate itself amongst the MVNO crowd. Here’s a look at how its data plans stack up.


Security Alert: New Android Flaw Can Brick Your Smartphone

There’s yet another Android flaw to contend with following the Stagefright Bug. This one can totally brick an Android phone, and as yet, there’s no fix.


Security Alert: Stagefright Bug Affects Almost Every Android Phone

A bug in Android media playback engine has opened up a very nasty security hole for most of the world’s Android devices. Now it’s up to vendors and telcos to patch it.


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