DROID Turbo Android 5.1 Lollipop Update: What to Expect

The Droid Turbo is a hefty phone, but easy to hold thanks to a curved soft touch back.

-+*Roughly four months after the release of Android 5.0 Lollipop, Google’s now released a few small updates as well as a bigger bug fixing Android 5.1 Lollipop update. Those with the Moto DROID Turbo are still waiting for Lollipop and below are a few things you can expect as its release nears. Back in June […]

How to Turn on Encryption for Android

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-+*Every version of Android since Android 3.0 Honeycomb has had a feature called Full Disk Encryption, but with Android 5.0 Lollipop Google promised to make this enabled by default. Here we’ll explain how to enable or turn on Encryption for your Android smartphone or tablet. Google recently flip-flopped on that promise of having all devices […]

Nexus 4 Android 5.1 Update: 5 Things to Know Right Now

Most users can go ahead and install the Nexus 4 Android 5.0.1 update.

-+*Google’s Android 5.1 Lollipop update is currently pushing out to several devices not including the aging Nexus 4. With Nexus 4 Android 5.1 Lollipop questions swirling, we want to take a look at what we think Nexus 4 users need to know right now about the Android 5.1 Lollipop update that should roll out to the […]

LG G4 Rumors Emerge Ahead of Release

Here's our advice on if you should buy the LG G3 or wait for the LG G4 release.

-+*Over the past few weeks we’ve received a few photos of what’s reportedly the upcoming new LG G4 smartphone for 2015, but rumors are painting a mixed picture. Early reports claimed it would be completely redesigned and made of aluminum, then leaked images showed a curved plastic device, and now the rumors are rolling in […]

Nexus 5 Android 5.1 Update: Impressions & Performance

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-+*Two weeks ago, Google announced its Android 5.1 Lollipop update for Nexus smartphones and tablets including the Nexus 5. The Nexus 5 Android 5.1 Lollipop update is currently rolling out to owners of the former flagship and today, we want to take a initial look at how the Nexus 5’s brand new Lollipop update is […]

Nexus Android 5.1 Lollipop Update: 10 Things to Know Now

The essential Nexus 7 2013 Android 5.0.2 update details.

-+*Two weeks ago, Google announced the start of its Android 5.1 Lollipop update for Nexus devices. In that two weeks, we’ve seen a number of new details emerge for owners of the Nexus 5, Nexus 6 and others and today we want to take a look at the important things to know now about the […]

Huge Nexus 9 Deal Slashes Price by $100

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-+*Over the past month we’ve seen countless impressive Nexus 9 deals surface offering Google’s latest tablet at a great price, but none can beat the Nexus 9 deal announced this afternoon by Best Buy. Those who’ve yet to pickup Google’s latest Android 5 Lollipop powered tablet, now is the perfect time. Google’s Nexus 9 was […]

Moto X Android 5.1 Lollipop Update Emerges

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-+*Recently both Motorola and its partnering carriers in the United States have been busy pushing out updates to the Moto X for Android 5.0 Lollipop, but this weekend we learned some good news as Motorola is already set to begin the Android 5.1 Lollipop update as well, just a few short weeks after Google’s initial […]

Moto X Android 5.0 Update: What to Expect

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-+*Earlier this week we finally received good news regarding the original Moto X Android 5.0 Lollipop update. After months of waiting and silence from the manufacturer and Google, it looks like the 1st generation Moto X will finally be seeing an update to Lollipop in the near future, and here’s what to expect. Lollipop was […]

Android 5.1 vs Android 5.0 Lollipop Walkthrough: What’s New

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-+*For those that want to see what’s new in Android 5.1 Lollipop you can see the changes in our 5.1 vs Android 5.0 Lollipop walkthrough below. While most changes are small and under the hood, non-visible to users, there are still many nice additions in Android 5.1 Lollipop worth knowing about that we’ll detail for […]

Nexus 2015 Rumors Take a Twist

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-+*Over the course of the past two weeks more and more news about the next Nexus, or the 2015 Nexus smartphone, have started to emerge. While we’ve been hearing a few different reports today they’ve taken another twist with rumors claiming we could see an LG Nexus 7 smartphone in 2015. In October of last […]

Verizon Nexus 6 Deal Emerges on Release Date

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-+*While Google is currently hosting an impressive Nexus 6 deal offering buying $50 back in the form of a Google Play gift card, today we have even better news for those looking to snag the Verizon Nexus 6. After all carriers offered the phone in November, the Verizon Nexus 6 release was delayed by over […]

How to Fix Bad Nexus Android 5.1 Battery Life

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-+*Google’s brand new Nexus Android 5.1 Lollipop update is here and it’s rolling out to select devices with feature enhancements and bug fixes for Lollipop problems. It also, according to Nexus users, brings some problems of its own including bad battery life. With that in mind, we want to take a look at how you […]

DROID Turbo Android 5.1 Update Details Emerge

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-+*The Motorola DROID Turbo was announced and released back in October, shortly after Google debuted the new Android 5.0 Lollipop update. And while that update is still slowly rolling out to many devices, including an array of smartphones from Motorola, the DROID Turbo is still on Android 4.4 KitKat. Android L was first announced as […]

Moto 360 iPhone Support Rumors Heat Up

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-+*Android Wear smartwatches currently only work with Android devices, but that could change in the near future, as it’s said that Google might be preparing to add iPhone support to Android Wear devices like the Moto 360. According to developer Mohammad Abu-Gabreyyeh, there is iOS-related code in Android Wear 4.4, which points to the possibility that […]

Nexus 7 Android 5.1 Update: 5 Things You Need to Know

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-+*Last week, Google started rolling out a Nexus 7 Android 5.1 Lollipop update to replace Android 5.0.2 Lollipop and Android 5.0.1 Lollipop. Android 5.1 Lollipop is a substantial upgrade for Nexus smartphones and tablets and today, we want to take a look at five things you need to know about Google’s Nexus 7 Android 5.1 […]

10 Common Nexus Android 5.1 Problems & How to Fix Them

Use this guide to Downgrade Android 5.0+ to Android 4.4.4 KitKat.

-+*Google’s new Android 5.1 Lollipop update brings tons of enhancements and fixes to owners of the Nexus 5, Nexus 7, Nexus 6, and more. It also, according to Nexus users, brings some problems of its own. With that in mind, we take a look at how to solve some of the common Nexus Android 5.1 Lollipop […]

Best Cheap Android Smartphones [March, 2015]

The Moto E 2nd Gen display is bigger, but could use a resolution upgrade.

-+*Buyers that are in the market for an affordable yet quality smartphone you have a lot of options available here as 2015 moves forward. There are tons of decent budget smartphones to choose from, ones that are actually worth the money. Users may not want expensive flagships like the new Galaxy S6 or Google’s Nexus […]

How to Disable Nexus 6 Automatic App Updates

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-+*When it comes to using a smartphone like the impressively big Nexus 6 that’s loaded with tons of features, options, and more, sometimes it can get a bit confusing. One thing we constantly get questions about are apps automatically updating, so here we’ll explain how to disable that and stop it from happening on your […]

Nexus 5 Android 5.1 Update: 5 Things You Need to Know

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-+*Last week, Google started rolling out a Nexus 5 Android 5.1 Lollipop update to replace the device’s Android 5.0.1 Lollipop update. Android 5.1 Lollipop is a substantial upgrade for Nexus smartphones and tablets and today, we want to take a look at five things you need to know about Google’s Nexus 5 Android 5.1 Lollipop […]