Android L Release Simplifies Settings With New Search Tool

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Last week Google shocked the mobile world by releasing an earlier developer preview of the next version of Android months ahead of the official release. It’s called the Android L Release, and while we know plenty about it already, more and more hidden new features are being spotted. At Google I/O last week Google gave […]

Nexus 7, Nexus 10, Nexus 4 Android L Release Firms Up

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New Android L release details continue to emerge for Nexus users as signs point to Google producing Nexus 10, Nexus 7 LTE and Nexus 4 Android L updates later on this year. At Google I/O 2014, Google announced a brand new version of Android dubbed Android L. The update, which delivers a number of big […]

Galaxy S5 Google Play Edition Teased by Google

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Back in February the Samsung Galaxy S5 was officially announced, and later went on sale during the first few weeks of April. Since then consumers and Nexus fans have been waiting for a Google Play Edition variant to become available, and now Google is teasing the device themselves. Last year at Google’s annual developer event […]

Moto 360 Release Details Continue to Arrive

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After months of waiting since Google first debuted Android Wear back in March, consumers have been eager to learn and see more of Android Wear, Google’s operating system for wearable devices like the smartwatch and Google Glass. Last week at Google I/O we saw the final finished software for Android Wear running on the well-known […]

Android 4.4.4 on Nexus 4 Review

Read the Android 4.4.4 review on the nexus 4 to see how this small update handles on an older device.

The Android 4.4.4 update for the Nexus 4 arrived amidst loud complaints of many Android 4.4.3 problems. Although the Android 4.4.4 KitKat update is a very small update by comparison, it does bring a collection of fixes, security updates and performance enhancements according to the release notes. Despite our overall good review of Android 4.4.3 on the Nexus 4, Google […]

Google Kills Off QuickOffice for Android and iOS

Smart observers saw this coming last week after announcements at Google I/O and now it is official. Google will be ending the life of the popular mobile Office App QuickOffice. QuickOffice allowed users to work with Microsoft Office documents and Google office documents on mobile devices. The move now forces users who prefer Google’s productivity […]

How to Speed up the Galaxy S5, HTC One M8 & Note 3 in Seconds

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When Google first debuted Android 4.4 KitKat on October 31st 2013 there was something extremely different about the operating system hiding beneath the surface. It’s called ART, which stands for Android Runtime, and below we’ll explain how to enable it to instantly speed up your Galaxy S5, HTC One M8, Note 3, or any other […]

Android 4.4.4 KitKat Update Hits More Users

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Google’s Android 4.4.4 KitKat update roll out isn’t showing any signs of slowing down as it continues to roll out to more Android users just a week after Android 4.4.4 KitKat replaced Android 4.4.3 KitKat as the company’s latest Android upgrade. Earlier this month, Google started rolling out an Android 4.4.3 KitKat update to Nexus […]

Nexus 4 Android L Details: Port & Official Info

Here's what we know about the Android L Nexus 4 update.

There is no Nexus 4 Android L Preview system images available, but that isn’t stopping resourceful Nexus 4 owners from working on a Nexus 4 Android L port that will bring the new Android L release features to the Nexus 4 ahead of a public release later this year. Google announced Android L at Google I/O 2014 in late June, offering up […]

Nexus 8 vs. iPad mini: What Rumors Reveal Right Now

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Rumor has it, Google is working on a new Nexus tablet, currently dubbed Nexus 8. The device is said to feature a larger screen than the 7-inch Nexus 7 and come with a number of other upgrades that could help it become one of the top rivals to the iPad mini with Retina Display and […]

Chromebooks Will Soon Run Android Apps

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At Google I/O this week Google announced some important changes to the upstart operating system at the heart of the Chromebook and Chromebox, changes that include a closer tie between Android and ChromeOS. People using a Chromebook laptop or a Chromebox desktop system will now be able to run Android apps and get notifications from an Android phone on […]

Android 4.4.4 KitKat vs. Android 4.4.3 KitKat Breakdown

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In November, shortly after Google released Android 4.4.1 KitKat, the company released Android 4.4.2 KitKat. In an effort to continue its odd trend, Google released Android 4.4.4 KitKat right after it released Android 4.4.3 KitKat. The situation, like the one in November, is a bit confusing. So, here, we want to make things less confusing […]

5 Hidden Android L Features and Tricks

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While many consumers are still waiting for Android 4.4 KitKat updates on their smartphone, Google is already busy working on the next update set to arrive later this year. Announced at Google I/O is Android “L Release” which was surprisingly released to the public as an early developer preview. For the first time in over […]

How to Get the Android L Keyboard Now

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This week Google shocked the mobile and Android world by not only showing off the next version of Android months in advance, similar to how Apple teases iOS, but they also released it to the public in a developer preview state. Android L is the new and exciting kid on the block, but sadly you […]

Nexus 6: What the Rumors Reveal Right Now

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With new Nexus rumors continuing to swirl after Google I/O, we want to take a look at the Nexus 6, a device that was once considered one of the top rumored smartphones of 2014. Earlier this week, Google took the stage at Google I/O and announced a slew of new Android products including Android TV, […]

Android L Release Hands-on Video: What’s New

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Google surprised everyone this week when they not only revealed parts and changes in the next version of Android, dubbed the L release, but they released an early developer preview. Giving users a chance to see the next version of Android before it’s released later this fall. At the annual Google I/O Developer event this […]

New Android 4.4.4 KitKat Update Details Emerge

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Google’s Android 4.4.4 KitKat update roll out continues as new Android 4.4.4 KitKat details have emerged for owners of four non-Nexus devices just days after Google started pushing out its latest Android 4.4.4 update to replace Android 4.4.3 KitKat. At the end of last week, Google issued a surprise update in the form of Android […]

Nexus 8 Release on Track for 2014

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Google I/O 2014 came and went without a new Nexus 8 or Nexus 6 but that hasn’t stopped the Nexus rumors from flowing. In fact, a flurry of new Nexus 8 rumors have emerged in the hours after Google’s keynote and they hint at a Nexus 8 release in 2014. In the build up to […]

Moto 360 Teases the Beauty of Android Wear in 2 Minute Video

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Yesterday Google finally revealed all the details about its brand new operating system for devices like a smartwatch, Google Glass, and other wearable devices called Android Wear. After first being announced in March consumers have been anxiously waiting for more details, specifically about the Moto 360, and now we have an official demo video. Google […]

Android L Update Breakdown

You can install the Android L Beta using these directions.

Yesterday, at Google I/O, Google announced a slew of new products including a brand new Android update in the form of Android L. Android L represents the successor to Android 4.4 KitKat and when it arrives, it will deliver some massive changes to owners of Android smartphones and tablets. With Google I/O 2014 coming to […]