Red Nexus 5 Now Available on Google Play Store

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Initial reports two weeks ago suggested Google was planning an approach similar to Motorola with the Moto X, and could soon be allowing users to select custom color options for its popular flagship Nexus 5. While we don’t see that happening, today they’ve delivered one new color variant. Following multiple leaks over the past few […]

Android 4.5 Concept Shows a Better Out of Box Experience

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Google’s Android 4.4 KitKat software is only 3 months old, but it’s never too early to start imagining the future. As such, designers and developers have already started dreaming up what’s next for Google with renders and concepts for the next software release. Android 4.5 Licorice (or Lollipop) is already on designers minds, and this […]

Red Nexus 5 Gets More Official in Latest Leak

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This week was full of Nexus 5 leaks showcasing a new color option possibly coming soon from Google, and now we have the best look yet. An official press render right from Twitter. Earlier this week multiple rumors surfaced that Google was preparing to offer its flagship smartphone in possibly as many as eight different […]

Will Google Abort Nexus Program Amid Strong Sales?

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With rumors heating up that Google may terminate the Nexus line of phones and tablets after the debut of the Nexus 6 smartphone next year, the Internet search giant and Android-maker is reporting strong sales and momentum of its Nexus smartphone. Google had created the Nexus phone program years ago as a reference design to […]

Red Nexus 5 Release Date Rumored

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Last week rumors started swirling thanks to a few reports and leaks suggesting Google was preparing to launch a revamped Google Play Store listing of the Nexus 5, complete with nearly 8 different color options. Fast forward to today and while those rumors could still be accurate, the most up to date details are that […]

25 Hidden Nexus 5 Features

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The past few months have been exciting for Android fans with the release of Google’s flagship Nexus 5 smartphone running Android 4.4 KitKat, and as a result we have plenty of new features and tricks worth sharing. The Nexus 5 is an extremely powerful device all for a great price, making it one of the […]

Best Nexus 5 Accessories Roundup

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When it comes to Nexus smartphones and tablet released by Google we all know official accessories and cases are usually hard to come by. With the new Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 Google’s done a better job, but there’s still plenty of other options available. The Nexus 5 was one of the most hyped devices […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs. Nexus 5: What We Know So Far

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While an exact date remains out of reach, all signs point to a Samsung Galaxy S5 launch in the next few weeks. This means that consumers in the market for a new phone will have yet another option to look at in their hunt for a new device. Gotta Be Mobile has been taking a […]

Nexus 7, Nexus 4, Nexus 5 Android 4.4 KitKat Problems Persist

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Nexus 7, Nexus 4 and Nexus 5 users continue to complain about Android 4.4 KitKat bugs inside Android 4.4.2 KitKat including a big issue with the Nexus 5′s microphone which apparently is emitting a hissing noise when users try and record video. In November, Google rolled out its third, and current Android 4.4 KitKat update, […]

Red Nexus 5 All but Confirmed

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Last week rumors started whirling after a few reports suggested Google was looking to match Motorola’s customization options with the Moto X. Offering multiple different color options for the flagship Nexus 5 from the Google Play Store. Starting with a new bright red color option for the Nexus 5 in February, followed by Yellow and […]

An End to Affordable Power, Will Google Kill Nexus Next Year?

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Google’s Nexus line of phones and tablets represents an affordable, yet powerful, series of mobile computing devices. However, that may end by 2015 if rumors hold true that Google may be killing off the Nexus. Eldar Murtazin, who has a mixed track record in recent years with leaks, is saying that Google will be laying […]

How to Use the Nexus 5 as a Personal Hotspot

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If you’re one of the millions of Americans with a device like the iPad or Nexus 7, or even a laptop and personal gaming device, you can have internet anywhere and everywhere on any device just by sharing your smartphones connection. Our smartphones internet and data signal can become a portable sharable internet connection for […]

Red Nexus 5 Rumors Swirl

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Earlier this week reports and rumors surfaced that Google was preparing to offer customization options for the Nexus 5 on the Google Play Store. Allowing buyers to select from nearly 8 different color options, but sadly that was likely a fake. Following those reports we’re now hearing Google actually does have a Red Nexus 5 […]

Google’s Nexus 5 Tries to Match Moto X’s Color Customization?

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Google may be taking a page out of its wholly-owned Motorola Mobility subsidiary by allowing Nexus 5 smartphone owners to choose between more color options for the device in the future. Google’s Motorola business made headlines with the plethora of color options and customization available through the Moto Maker Studio, allowing Moto X owners to […]

Google Offers Discounts on Nexus Protection

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Those looking to accessorize or add a case for protection for their Nexus 5 smartphone or the new Nexus 7 for 2013 can now do so with a 25 percent discount on select cases on the Google Play Store. The limited time promotion is hosted by Google and is available for a number of cases, […]

Android 4.4 KitKat Issues Pile Up

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If a collection of Android 4.4 KitKat bugs that a Nexus 4 users has found is any indication, Google still has a lot of work left to do on its brand new Android update, an update that is still only available on a handful of devices. In November, Google released Android 4.4 KitKat for its […]

New Android 4.4.2 KitKat Update Spotted on Nexus 5

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A new Android 4.4.2 KitKat update, build KJT49K to be exact, has been spotted lurking inside the Chromium bug tracker on board Google’s flagship smartphone, the Nexus 5. In December, Google pushed out Android 4.4.2 KitKat, its latest and greatest Android 4.4 KitKat update, and an update that has since spread not only to Nexus […]

Android 4.4.2 Problems Persist As Nexus Users Call for Android 4.4.3

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Weeks after its release, Google’s latest Android 4.4.2 KitKat update continues to frustrate Nexus users with an assortment of bugs and issues, many of which don’t seem to have a fix. And with no Android 4.4.3 KitKat update in sight, it appears that Nexus owners will be forced to rely on the Android community for […]

7 Android 4.4.3 KitKat Update Predictions

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Google never announces incremental updates ahead of time so it’s impossible to know whether or not the company is hard at work on another Android 4.4 KitKat update for Nexus users and beyond. With many Nexus owners still struggling with bugs and issues in Android 4.4.2 KitKat, we feel that another Android 4.4 KitKat update […]

Nexus 5 Review: One Month With Google’s Flagship

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On October 31st, Google finally revealed the Nexus 5. The device was tied to multiple rumors for months on end, and finally all came to an end on Halloween, and along with it was a chocolaty Android 4.4 KitKat software update to the Android OS. It took a few days (or weeks) to ship to […]