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 […]

iPhone 6 vs. Nexus 5: Early Look at What to Expect

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Just a couple of weeks ago, Google announced, and released, its latest Nexus smartphone in the LG-made Nexus 5. Typically, Google only announces one Nexus 5 smartphone, per year, which means that there is a very good chance that the Nexus 5 will be competing against 2014′s crop of smartphones including the rumored Apple iPhone […]

Android 4.4.3 KitKat Update: What Nexus Users Can Expect

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With the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update release winding down, Nexus 4, Nexus 7, Nexus 5, and Nexus 10 users are looking toward the future. Because Google does not announce upgrades well in advance, users are in the dark about what’s next. Here, we take a look at what we think might happen with any Android […]

Best Tech of 2013

Here's a look at the best tech of 2013.

With a few exceptions, 2013 wasn’t about all-new groundbreaking products and services. Instead we saw a lot of improvements and refinements. Our favorite tech products from 2013 range from affordable phone accessories all the way up to a $1,500 pair of high-tech glasses. We have more Apple products in our list than from any other […]

Best Nexus 5 Cases

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Cases are a dime a dozen these days with a flagship device like the Nexus 5, and there are far too many cases and skins to count. Not to mention a few more launch almost every week or two that claim to offer something different, or better protection. Even though the case options aren’t as […]

Android 4.4.2 KitKat Update: 3 Final Details

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The Android 4.4.2 KitKat update is Google’s latest Android update for Nexus 7, Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 10 users, and more. The update is currently rolling out to a handful of devices and here, ahead of its completion, we take a look at some finals details for not only users of Google’s Nexus devices […]

5 Ways the iPhone 5s Beats the Nexus 5

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As we approach the holiday, some folks are still debating on what new phone to buy for their loved ones. In one corner you have the ultimate iOS smartphone, the iPhone 5s, and in the other corner you have the Nexus 5, which is the ultimate Android smartphone. It’s a tough decision, especially if you […]

Nexus 5 vs. Galaxy Nexus: It’s Worth the Upgrade

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While most sites and consumers are busy comparing the impressive new Nexus 5 with other flagship devices like the Galaxy S4, HTC One, Nexus 4, and even the iPhone 5s, others will be comparing it to older devices like the one they currently have in their pocket. A better comparison would be the Galaxy S3, […]

Android 4.4.2 KitKat Problems, Frustrations Mount for Nexus Users

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Unsurprisingly, Android 4.4.2 KitKat problems and frustrations have increased since the release of the latest Android 4.4 KitKat update as Nexus 7, Nexus 4, and Nexus 5 users in particular have started relaying many of the issues that are seemingly plaguing Google’s first major update to its new Android 4.4 KitKat operating system. Earlier this […]

Nexus 5 Speakers and Buttons Get Small Update in New Hardware Revision

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Many owners that have recently bought a Nexus 5 are noticing very small differences between their model and the first batch of Nexus 5 units that launched earlier this fall. Namely, users are noticing larger speaker and microphone grilles, as well as improved buttons that no longer rattle. Of course, users have had to find […]

Nexus 5 Android 4.4.2 Update Camera Comparison

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The Nexus 5 Android 4.4.2 update brings a new camera app with tweaks that should help with performance and the overall quality of photos taken with the Nexus 5. The Nexus 5 camera is a pain point for the device. As we note in our Nexus 5 review, the auto-focus is a bit slow, which […]

What Not to Expect After Android 4.4.2 KitKat: Nexus 4, Nexus 7, More

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This week, after Android 4.4 KitKat and Android 4.4.1 KitKat updates, Google started rolling out Android 4.4.2 KitKat, its latest update for Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7, and Nexus 10 device around the globe. While the roll out is still ongoing, we felt it important to set some expectations for the future and take […]