Google's initial Nexus 5 phone shipments sold out very quickly when the Android device was released last November. Will the new "bright red" variant that goes on sale today sell equally fast?
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We've shown you how to set your Nexus 5 to use Australian English, but unfortunately the nifty 'OK Google' command to automatically start speech recognition and search for what you say only works with US English. Here's how to have both Australian English on screen and all the 'OK Google' goodness.
Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.
One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.
Regardless of the gadget or software, the default option when "English (Australia)" isn't available is "English (UK)" or similar. And that's usually good enough... but not always. Such is the case with Google's Nexus 5, which leaves local users who are particular about their language settings in the lurch. Fortunately, there is something you can do about it.
If you're tempted to order a Nexus 5, I wouldn't faff about. Within two hours of going on sale, the 32GB model has already sold through one allocation.