LG G3 vs Nexus 5: What Buyers Need to Know

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There’s an excellent selection of Android smartphones available to consumers this summer, especially now that most major manufacturers have unveiled their flagship devices for 2014. With the HTC One M8, Galaxy S5 and LG G3 all available from major US carriers, as well as around the globe, consumers have a tough decision to make when […]

Nexus 5 Deal Cuts Price Amidst Nexus 6 Rumors

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A new Nexus 5 deal cuts a little bit off the device’s stagnant price tag and offers consumers an attractive option amidst recent Nexus 6 rumors that point to a Nexus 6 release from Motorola later this year. As we push towards the fall, Google’s Nexus 5 remains the company’s top Nexus smartphone. Thanks to […]

Nexus 6 Leak Reveals Key Details

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Rumor has it, that Google and Motorola are working together to replace the popular Nexus 5 from last year with a brand new impressive Nexus 6 this fall. While the past two Nexus phones were built by LG, this year many expected the same until a rumor last month suggested a massive 5.9-inch Motorola Nexus. […]

Best Cheap Android Smartphones [August, 2014]

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If you’re in the market for an affordable smartphone this summer, you have a lot of options. From the aging iPhone 5, Windows Phone devices, and of course Android. There are many expensive flagship smartphones like the Samsung Galaxy S5 or new LG G3, and budget devices like the popular Moto G. Those trying to […]

New Android L Update Arrives for Nexus Users

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Back in June at the annual Google I/O Event Android users and developers received an early look at the next version of Android for the first time in over three years. This marked a major shift in how Google releases new versions of Android. Google proudly revealed some of what’s coming in the Android L […]

Nexus 5 Android 4.4.4 KitKat Problems Still Plague Users

The Galaxy S5 is a little thinner than the Nexus 5.

Google’s Android 4.4.4 KitKat update is still causing problems for select Nexus users and Nexus 5 users in particular are complaining about an assortment of Android 4.4.4 KitKat problems including issues with GPS, battery life problems, random reboots, slow charging, and more. In June, Google rolled out two new Android 4.4 KitKat updates to Nexus […]

Nexus 5 vs. Nexus 6: 10 Things You Need to Know Right Now

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Rumor has it, Google might be looking to replace the Nexus 5 later this year with a brand new Nexus smartphone, a device that we’re currently dubbing Nexus 6. With Nexus 6 rumors swirling, we want to take a very early look at how those Nexus 6 rumors are matching up with the Nexus 5. […]

Nexus 5 Customization Rumored with New Google Workshop

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A new rumor has emerged suggesting Google could be looking to offer some customization options for the Nexus 5, and possibly even other upcoming devices like the rumored Nexus 6 or Nexus 8 tablet. Multiple new screenshots have leaked suggesting customizable cases and wallpapers are coming to the Nexus program. It’s being called the Google […]

Google Now Launcher Update Makes it Available to All

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The Google Now Launcher first debuted on the Nexus 5 last year, delivering a brand new interface and experience over stock Android specific for Nexus and Google Play Edition devices. Eventually it arrived in the Google Play Store, but wasn’t available to everyone until today. This afternoon Google confirmed an update started rolling out to […]

Nexus 5 Android 4.4.4 KitKat Update Review: One Month Later

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In early June, Google released Android 4.4.3 KitKat, an update aimed at squashing Android 4.4.2 KitKat problems. Several weeks later, the company pushed out Android 4.4.4 KitKat, a much smaller update for Nexus users and one that delivered a crucial security patch. While it may have tackled some issues, Nexus users are still complaining about […]

Google Play Store Update Adds Android L Material Design [Download]

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Last month at the annual Google I/O Developer event Android users and developers received their first look at the next version of Android months before the official release for the first time in over three years. Google debuted what will be known as Android 4.5 or 5.0 at the event, but is calling it the […]

No Android L Beta Updates Coming Until Official Release

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Last month at the annual Google I/O Developer event Android users and developers received an early look at the next version of Android for the first time in over three years. Not only did Google show off what’s coming in the Android L release later this year, but they even released an early Android L […]

Android 4.4.4 KitKat Problems Frustrating Many Users

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In the weeks since Google’s Android 4.4.4 KitKat release, we’ve seen a number of new updates roll out, delivering enhancements and bug fixes to users outside of Google’s stable of Nexus smartphones and tablets. And while the new KitKat update is working fine for some people, others are dealing with frustrating Android 4.4.4 KitKat problems. […]

New Nexus 5 Android 4.4.4 KitKat Update Rolling Out

The Nexus 5 camera is improved with the Android 4.4.2 update.

A new Nexus 5 Android 4.4.4 KitKat update is rolling out to tackle Android 4.4.4 KitKat problems though the update appears to be limited to certain devices in certain parts of the world. Last month, Google pushed out a trio of updates including Android 4.4.3 KitKat, Android L beta, and Android 4.4.4 KitKat. Android 4.4.3 […]

Top 5 Phones to Consider Before Buying the Nexus 5 [July, 2014]

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With no Nexus 6 in sight, the Nexus 5 remains one of the top Android smartphones on the market and a device that consumers should look at in the month of July. However, we think there are five phones that consumers must weigh before taking buying Google’s current Nexus smartphone, the LG-made Nexus 5. At […]

Android 4.4.4 KitKat Update: 10 Things You Need to Know

The Android 4.4.4 update installed smoothly on the Nexus 7 2013

Google’s Android 4.4.4 KitKat update might be small but it’s an extremely important update for Android users thanks to its valuable bug fixes, security patches and enhancements. With Android 4.4.4 KitKat details swirling around, we want to take an extensive look at the most important things Android users need to know about Google’s latest Android […]

Moto X+1 Leaks Running Android L

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Over the past few months more reports and rumors have started to emerge about the next smartphone coming later this summer from Motorola.  Leaks suggest the Lenovo-owned company will be releasing a new smartphone called the Moto X+1 in August, and today we’ve received what could be our best look of the device yet. Last […]

Nexus 5 Android 4.4.4 KitKat Update Review: Two Weeks Later

The Nexus 5 camera is improved with the Android 4.4.2 update.

Last month, Google rolled out two Android 4.4 KitKat updates to the Nexus 5 including a Nexus 5 Android 4.4.3 KitKat update and an Android 4.4.4 KitKat update. We’ve been using the latter on the Nexus 5 for two weeks and with Android 4.4.4 KitKat problems swirling, we want to take another look at how […]

Android L Keyboard Pulled from Google Play, Here’s How to Get It

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Last month Google surprised many in the Android and mobile world by not only showing off the next version of Android months ahead of the release for the first time in years, but they also released an early developer preview of the Android L beta. One of the many new additions is the material keyboard, […]

Android 4.4.4 KitKat vs. Android 4.4.3 KitKat Breakdown (Round 2)

Installing Android 4.4.4 was painless, once the Nexus 4 was charged up enough.

Last month, Google rolled out two brand new Android 4.4 KitKat updates in Android 4.4.3 KitKat and Android 4.4.4 KitKat. In the weeks since, we’ve seen plenty of new details emerge and here, we once again take a look at the latest and most important information concerning Google’s two Android 4.4 KitKat updates. June was […]