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How to fix a phone with water damage

- April 9, 2021 4 MIN READ

If you’ve ever gotten your phone wet in the rain, dropped it in water or spilt liquid over it, you’re not alone. One study suggests 25% of smartphone users have damaged their smartphone with water or some other kind of liquid. Liquid penetrating a smartphone can affect the device in several ways. It could lead… Read more »

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Mobile advertising network LeadBolt set to outrank Google

- November 12, 2013 4 MIN READ

Award-winning mobile advertising network LeadBolt is rapidly moving up the ranks, sitting at number three of the most-used mobile advertising solution by app developers on the Android system. Serving five billion ads a month in over 100 countries across 40,000 apps, LeadBolt proves Australian companies are fit to compete on the global stage.

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New app Cinch ends the era of bad home videos

- September 20, 2013 2 MIN READ

Ever tried to capture a special moment only to look back and cringe at the awful quality of the video? Australians now have no excuse for taking bad videos with the launch of new app Cinch which guides users in capturing, editing and sharing video content.


Go Go Gadget _______?

- May 6, 2012 < 1 MIN READ

Shoe String Startups is starting a brand new article series: Shoe String Gadgets. For the last twelve months Shoe String has used a HUGE range of gadgets to make our publications the best they could be for our readers.