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Calls for prank HIV test to be banned

Calls for prank HIV test to be banned

‘Embarrassing Bodies’ Doctor Christian Jensen is the leading calls to have a prank HIV test banned. The phone app, which is available through the Google Play store for Android phones, purports to deliver a preliminary HIV test through a fingerprint scan on a phone. The program then suggests to the user that the HIV virus […]

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Speak True: Educational apps help change your voice

Speak True: Educational apps help change your voice

Have you ever wanted a more masculine or more feminine voice? Now one of the world’s top speech therapists, who specializes in working with the trans community, is available to everyone. Kathe Perez, who has 25 years of experience in this area has created a phone app that helps people transform their voices. The Exceptional […]

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Facebook overtaken by rainbows

Facebook overtaken by rainbows

Facebook has been filled with rainbows following the achievement of marriage equality in the USA. Following the US Supreme Court’s annoucement that it was striking down the bans on same sex marriage, social network Facebook launched a tool that allowed people to quickly change their profile pictures to rainbow tinted adaptations. With one click users […]

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Eurovision Gets a Google Doodle

Google has acknowledged the 60th annual Eurovision Song Contest by creating a google doodle for the event. The drawing highlights Europe’s diversity with a mix of different cartoon characters. We can’t help but notice that thie central character has a resemblance to a few of this year’s contestants. Is it just us, or does she […]

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Diverse Emojis Are Now Available

Diverse Emojis Are Now Available

The new diverse range of emojis is now available on Apple iOS 8.3 software. The new range includes an additional 32 flags, as well as same sex families and racially diverse options. The emojis representing people are available in a default Simpsons-esque yellow. Users can choose the skin tone of the emoji by holding their […]

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NSFW Review: The Gigi 2

NSFW Review: The Gigi 2

Here at the OUTinPerth office, it’s not unusual for us to get sent items to review. CDs, hair products, DVDs, these are all standard fare. However, when we were sent an email from Swedish sex toy company Lelo offering to let us test out one of their products, it was a first. In the interest […]

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ANZ introduces GAYTMS

ANZ introduces GAYTMS

The ANZ bank has been getting into the spirit of Mardi Gras by transforming some of their ATMs into GAYTMs! The colourful transformations are certainly getting attention with the machines being popular with tourists napping pictures of the glitter and fur covered machines.

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There’s an App for That

There’s an App for That

Online Dating has been around for as long as the internet has, and with over 8.5 million Australians owning a Smartphone or tablet it’s only natural that the dating realm has moved to something more mobile. Most of us have talked to a guy or girl online and many have taken the step to meet […]

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Creating a New Kingdom

Creating a New Kingdom

Perth based games designer Michelle Osborne is celebrating the release of her latest creation ‘Brave Kingdom’. The game allows players to explore a world of wonder and excitement, as you and your faithful pet, meet strange and interesting folks and take on the wild beasts and challenging quests. In the game players can catch pets, […]

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The Growing Gaymers Guild

The Growing Gaymers Guild

You might be surprised to learn that Perth’s fastest growing gay and lesbian social group is not Pride WA or event the nostalgic Lost Gay Perth crew, but a social group that is focussed on computer games and other proudly geekish pursuits. OUTinPerth delved into the world of the gaymers by chatting to Mikey and […]

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