Top 5 Tablets to Consider Before Buying the Nexus 7 [August, 2014]

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A new Nexus 8 is rumored to on the way later this year but for now, the Nexus 7 remains Google’s top tablet and thus, one of the best tablets money can buy. That said, we think there are five tablets that you should consider before buying Google’s current version of the of the 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 […]

How to Add a “Call If Found” Number to Lost Android Phones

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There’s nothing worse these days than having a lost smartphone. They are an essential part of most owners lives and often contain tons of sensitive data, or precious photos of friends and family. If this unfortunate event arrives, or it gets stolen, there are a few things that may happen. Hopefully if this event occurs […]

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 […]

Android 4.4.4 KitKat Update: 10 Key Details

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

Google’s Android 4.4.3 KitKat and Android 4.4.4 KitKat updates are making waves this month as companies push on ahead with their respective roll outs. Here, we take a look at 10 key details that HTC, LG, Motorola, Samsung, and Sony smartphone users need to know about the Android 4.4.3 KitKat and Android 4.4.4 KitKat updates […]

LG G3 Setup Guide: 5 Steps to Get Started

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The LG G3 finally launched in the United States this July after months of waiting following the unveiling back in May. Available now from AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, and Verizon, the LG G3 is a premium flagship smartphone loaded with more features than most will ever need. Now that the LG G3 is available in stores […]

New Android L Release Feature Revealed

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There are many new features and changes coming to the Android L update or release, which is expected to be called Android 4.5 or 5.0 once it arrives later this fall. Today though, one of those features has seemingly been confirmed by Google themselves. When it comes to having a single tablet for an entire […]

Nexus 5 Android 4.4.4 KitKat Problems Still Plague Users

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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 7 vs. Nexus 8: 10 Things You Need to Know Right Now

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Rumors suggest that Google has a new Nexus tablet up its sleeve, a device that’s being called both Nexus 8 and Nexus 9. With Nexus 8 rumors swirling, we want to take a look at the most important things current Nexus 7 users and prospective Nexus 7 buyers need to know about Google’s rumored successor. […]

Galaxy S5 Google Play Edition Rumors Reignite

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Rumors of a Samsung Galaxy S5 Google Play Edition have been floating around for months, but we’re now potentially seeing some new developments. Last year Google and Samsung surprised many Android users and enthusiasts by releasing a Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition offering stock Android as Google designs it, rather than Samsung’s interface changes and […]

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. […]

Android 4.4.4 KitKat Update: 15 Things to Expect

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For several weeks now, Google’s Android 4.4.3 KitKat update and Android 4.4.4 KitKat update have both been rolling out to Android users all over the globe. With both roll outs pushing out at an increasing rate of speed, we want to take a look at what we expect from the Android 4.4.3 KitKat and Android […]

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 […]

Nexus 7 Vanishes Amidst Nexus 8 Rumors

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Google’s Nexus 7 tablet was announced and released in July of 2013. Weeks after the company’s annual Google I/O developer event and many expected the same to hold true in 2014, as a third tablet is reportedly in the works. The original Nexus 7 was replaced with the new model last year, and reports suggest […]

LG G Pad 8.3 Android 4.4 KitKat Update Arrives

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After over a half a year of waiting, the LG G Pad 8.3 Android 4.4 KitKat update is finally available and rolling out to select users. The impressive tablet has been stuck on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean since being released in late 2013, and never received an update to Android 4.3 or the initial Android […]

Nexus 6: 10 Things You Need to Know Right Now

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While the Nexus 5 is still holding strong on the Google Play Store, new Nexus 6 rumors have rekindled the idea of a Nexus 5 successor. With rumors swirling, we take an updated look at the most important things to know, right now, about the Nexus 6. Since the arrival of the HTC-made Nexus One […]

Android 4.4.3 KitKat vs. Android 4.4.4 KitKat: What We Know So Far

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Last month, Google rolled out two brand new Android 4.4 KitKat updates in the forms of Android 4.4.3 KitKat and Android 4.4.4 KitKat. As we push into August, neither update is showing signs of slowing down and here, we take a look at how Android 4.4.4 KitKat and Android 4.4.3 KitKat are progressing as we […]