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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

5 Awesome Android L Features (Video)

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Today for the first time in over three years Google showed off and announced the next version of Android ahead of any sort of release date. Simply being called the “L release” for now, which follows the usual fun names in alphabetical order released under dessert themes. Google’s Android “L release” will likely be called […]

How to Watch the Google I/O 2014 Livestream

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Google’s annual developer conference kicks off today in San Francisco, where the company is expected to have a slew of new announcements, show off its latest technology, and give us a glimpse of Android 4.5 or 5.0 before releasing it later this year. Google I/O takes place over the course of two fun-filled days full […]

New Android Update Confirmed for Google I/O Reveal

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With Google I/O officially set to kick off tomorrow morning at 9 AM, Sundar Pichai, Google’s man in charge of Android just revealed some extremely important information a day early. In a massive interview with Bloomberg full of information about his rise with Google, Pichai confirmed the next version of Android “L” will be previewed tomorrow. […]

Android 4.5 May Make Apps Faster, But Will Use More Storage

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Google I/O is coming next week. With it is the likely release of Android 4.5, a release that sources say will potentially speed up Android apps, but may also bloat their installation size. The speed comes from replacing Dalvik with a new technology called ART. Dalvik and ART serve as the part of Android that compiles Android apps so […]

Google Confirms Anti Theft Feature in New Android Update

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Lately Google has been addressing many key areas regarding security on our Android smartphones and tablets, and the next version of Android will introduce the biggest feature yet. The Android Device Manager lets you track and wipe lost or stolen Android devices, but a new “kill switch” is coming to deter theft once and for […]

7 Exciting Nexus 8 Rumors

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In the buildup to Google I/O 2014, we’ve heard quite a bit about a supposed Nexus 8 release that could perhaps join, or replace, the current Nexus 7 on the Google Play Store. While nothing is official, there are a number of exciting Nexus 8 rumors swirling around and here, we want to take a […]

Android 4.5 Release May Bring New Look for Android

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In just a few months Google may introduce  a new version of Android and we may see a new look for Android 4.5 or Android 5.o. The new Android update for 2014 may arrive as Android 4.5 or Android 5.0, depending how big the change is and what Google is planning to show off. One rumor […]

Nexus 8: 6 Things We Know So Far

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As we approach Google I/O and the summer, Nexus and Android update rumors are starting to swirl with reports suggesting that Google could be planning two new Nexus tablets including a Nexus 8, a device that could arrive on the Google Play Store sometime this summer. Last year, Google did not deviate much from its […]

Android 4.5 Update & Nexus 8 Rumored for July

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A new report suggests that Google won’t announce a Nexus 7 next year. It also suggests that it will not announce a major Android update at Google I/O. Instead, it claims that the company will debut a new Nexus 8 and introduce a brand new Android 4.5 update in July. Earlier this week, Google confirmed […]

Android 4.5 Concept Shows a Better Out of Box Experience

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Google’s Android 4.4 KitKat software is only 3 months old, but it’s never too early to start imagining the future. As such, designers and developers have already started dreaming up what’s next for Google with renders and concepts for the next software release. Android 4.5 Licorice (or Lollipop) is already on designers minds, and this […]

Android 4.5 Update Could Break Root Apps

The Android 4.5 update could break many root apps.

The Android 4.5 update could break many root apps that Android users know and love if Google keeps the current code in place which limits an area many root apps use. A recent commit to the Android code changes access to this area and Chainfire, the developer behind SuperSU, StickMount and many other root apps […]

Nexus 10 Rumors Sparked by Leaked Image

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Late last year the Google Nexus 10 tablet slowly disappeared from the Google Play Store, but instead of out of stock it was listed as “out of inventory” which caused rumors to swirl of a successor coming alongside the new Nexus 5. However, it never arrived. We’ve heard countless reports and tips suggesting a new […]