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

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

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

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

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 […]

How to Setup the Nexus 7

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You just took the Nexus 7 out of the box and you want to make sure you set up the Nexus 7 the right way. If so, this is the place to be. While Google does  a pretty good job of walking users through the initial setup, we’ll join you in a quick look at […]

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 […]

Android 4.4.3 KitKat Update: What Nexus Users Can Expect

Check out what's new and a potential Nexus 7 Android 4.4.2 issue.

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 Nexus 7 2013 Accessories

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The original Nexus 7 was wildly successful and truly put Android tablets on the map, and this year the second-gen Nexus 7 (2013) is even better. With such popularity comes a guarantee that there will be several different cases and accessories for the device, so we’ve gathered a few of our favorites. The new Nexus […]

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 […]

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 7 (2013) Android 4.4.2 First Impressions Video

Check out what's new and a potential Nexus 7 Android 4.4.2 issue.

The Nexus 7 Android 4.4.2 update is rolling out to users and we spent the last day or so using this new version of Android on the Nexus 7 (2013) model to see how it performs. The Nexus 7 (2013) Android 4.4.2 update is available over the air and for manual installation, but the rollout […]

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 […]

What to Expect After Android 4.4.2 KitKat: Nexus 4, Nexus 7, Nexus 5

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The Android 4.4.2 KitKat update is still rolling out to Nexus 4, Nexus 7, Nexus 5, and Nexus 10 owners but we, and many other Nexus users, are focused in on what might be coming next. While Google hasn’t announced anything, and we haven’t seen anything leak, we want to help set some expectations for […]

How to Add Battery Percentage on Android 4.4 KitKat

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With battery life being one of the most important aspects of a smartphone, many owners would like a better visual indicator than the old school and somewhat inaccurate battery status meter available on most smartphones. For those running Google’s latest OS, you can finally do exactly that. There’s plenty of apps readily available to give […]

Android 4.4.2 KitKat Problems Plague Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7 Users

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Earlier this week, Google started rolling out a brand new Android 4.4 KitKat update in the form of Android 4.4.2 KitKat, an update that followed the company’s Android 4.4.1 KitKat update. And while the new version of KitKat continues to roll out to Nexus owners, we are starting to see complaints from Nexus 5, Nexus […]

LG G Pad 8.3 vs Nexus 7 (2013)

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The Google Nexus 7 is arguably one of the best Android tablets available today, and is a staple in the Android tablet market, but today Google announced some serious competition. Instead of a new Nexus 10 2, or a Nexus 8, we have an LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition. After a few reports […]

White Nexus 7 Official in 32GB WiFi-Only Flavor

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In typical Google fashion, the company surprised us today with a few new goodies, including a new white Nexus 7 that looks very similar to the white Nexus 5 that released earlier this fall. The white version sports a paper white rear shell with the Nexus logo sporting a slightly-darker shade of white. The rest […]

Android 4.4.2 KitKat Update: Everything Nexus Users Need to Know

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Yesterday, in a bit of a surprise, Google began pushing out the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update to the Nexus 7, Nexus 4, Nexus 5, and Nexus 10, just a few short days after the Android 4.4.1 KitKat update began rolling out. A day later, it’s now time to take a look at the most important […]

How to Get Android 4.4.2 KitKat For Nexus 4, 5, 7 & 10

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The rollout of Android 4.4 KitKat has been a confusing one for many, especially you Nexus 4 owners that had to wait far longer than anyone expected. Thankfully though the update to Google’s latest OS version finally arrived for almost all recent Nexus devices. After Android 4.4. KitKat first arrived, we quickly received a bump […]

3 New Android 4.4 KitKat Update Details for Nexus Users

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Last week, Google started rolling out Android 4.4.1 KitKat to its Nexus devices including the Nexus 5, Nexus 4, Nexus 7 and the Nexus 10. In the past few days, hours even, we’ve seen some new developments emerge and here, we take a look at new details surrounding Android 4.4.1 and Google’s latest surprise update, […]

Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7 Android 4.4.2 KitKat Updates Rolling Out

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The Nexus 5, Nexus 7 and Nexus 4 are currently in the process of receiving Android 4.4.2 KitKat, just a few hours after the update was rumored for the HTC One Google Play Edition and HTC One, and just a few days after Google rolled out an Android 4.4.1 KitKat update to the Nexus 4, […]