5 Best Smartphones [March, 2014]

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Those looking for a new smartphone in March will have a ton of options. However, there are smartphones that stand above the rest, devices that should be more than just blips on the radar. Here, for those in the hunt, we take a look at the devices we consider to be the five best smartphones […]

5 Best Android Smartphones [March, 2014]

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The Samsung Galaxy S5 is here but it’s not coming until April. The new HTC One (HTC M8) launch date is scheduled for late March but there is no guarantee that it will be released in March. So, it looks like those on the hunt for a new smartphone in March might be stuck looking […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Nexus 5 Video

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The Samsung Galaxy S5 will soon arrive on store shelves as a flagship Android smartphone that can compete with the best Android smartphones on the market, including the Nexus 5. The Nexus 5 is made by LG, but is just as much a Google product. Unlike many Android smartphones sold at U.S. carrier stores and […]

iPhone 6 vs. Nexus 5: What We Know So Far

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Google’s Sundar Pichai claims that a Nexus 6 won’t be arriving in the first half of the year which means that the Nexus 5, Google’s current Nexus smartphone, is going to be on shelves for the foreseeable future. That means that consumers are going to be weighing it against smartphones from 2014 including Apple’s 2014 […]

Nexus 6 Details Emerge Thanks to Google

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Google’s Sundar Pichai took questions at Mobile World Congress and the company’s Android head reportedly had a lot to say. In fact, Pichai revealed some Nexus 6 details narrowing the Nexus 6 release date for those interested in the follow up to the current Nexus smartphone, LG’s Nexus 5. On Halloween, Google announced the Nexus […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs. Nexus 5: 5 Key Differences

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When the Samsung Galaxy S5 arrives in April, it’s going to face stiff opposition and not just from the iPhone 5s either. The new Galaxy S5 will have to fend off Android competitors as well including Google’s Nexus 5, its flagship Nexus smartphone and a device that many consider to be the best Android smartphone […]

Nexus 5 Problem Driving Users Crazy

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A Nexus 5 problem related to the device’s troubled camera and one that appears to be related to software rather than hardware is driving owners crazy. Fortunately, Google says that it is working on a fix for the issue in an upcoming update though the company is careful not to reveal which update it might […]

5 Best Smartphones [February, 2014]

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There are a lot of smartphones on the market and those looking for a new device will need to wade through a great many before they come to a decision on their next device. And while we likely won’t see any big names like the Samsung Galaxy S5 and HTC M8 hit shelves this month, […]

5 Best Sprint Smartphones [February, 2014]

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Those looking for a new smartphone on Sprint during the month of February probably won’t find the likes of the HTC M8 or the Samsung Galaxy S5 but they will find an extremely solid smartphone lineup that is backed by a growing 4G LTE network and those unlimited data plans that the Now Network loves […]

5 Best T-Mobile Smartphones [February, 2014]

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While the smartphone market is set to explode in just a few weeks with the Galaxy S5 and HTC M8 launches, the month of February figures to be a relatively quiet month for carriers like T-Mobile as they attempt to attract customers with last year’s crop of smartphones. Last year was a big year for […]

5 Best AT&T Smartphones [February, 2014]

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There are some big smartphones on the horizon, the HTC M8 and Samsung Galaxy S5 in particular, but from here, it looks like neither of them will make it onto shelves during the month of February. This means that for the month of February, smartphone rosters at carriers like AT&T are going to stay static. […]

Google Search Update Hints at Upcoming Google Now Launcher

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As many Android users know, Google has been spending a lot of time and effort on Google Now and Search, not to mention made it a key feature on the Nexus 5. Originally called the Google Experience Launcher, Google could be preparing to release a launcher to the Play Store. Launchers take over the look […]

Red Nexus 5 Now Available on Google Play Store

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Initial reports two weeks ago suggested Google was planning an approach similar to Motorola with the Moto X, and could soon be allowing users to select custom color options for its popular flagship Nexus 5. While we don’t see that happening, today they’ve delivered one new color variant. Following multiple leaks over the past few […]

5 Best Android Smartphones [February, 2014]

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There are two big flagships looming on the horizon in the Samsung Galaxy S5 and HTC M8. However, it appears that neither device will land on shelves in the month of February. That means that, for the moment, users will find some familiar faces when on the hunt for a new device and here, we […]

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 […]

Red Nexus 5 Gets More Official in Latest Leak

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This week was full of Nexus 5 leaks showcasing a new color option possibly coming soon from Google, and now we have the best look yet. An official press render right from Twitter. Earlier this week multiple rumors surfaced that Google was preparing to offer its flagship smartphone in possibly as many as eight different […]

Nexus 6 Concept Offers Realistic Vision of Future

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Google’s Nexus 5 is only a few months old and already, designers are dreaming up Nexus smartphones of the future. Today, another Nexus 6 concept has emerged, blending the Nexus 5 with a design that is reminiscent of the LG G Flex, a curved phone that is coming to the United States to battle the […]

Will Google Abort Nexus Program Amid Strong Sales?

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With rumors heating up that Google may terminate the Nexus line of phones and tablets after the debut of the Nexus 6 smartphone next year, the Internet search giant and Android-maker is reporting strong sales and momentum of its Nexus smartphone. Google had created the Nexus phone program years ago as a reference design to […]

Red Nexus 5 Release Date Rumored

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Last week rumors started swirling thanks to a few reports and leaks suggesting Google was preparing to launch a revamped Google Play Store listing of the Nexus 5, complete with nearly 8 different color options. Fast forward to today and while those rumors could still be accurate, the most up to date details are that […]

25 Hidden Nexus 5 Features

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The past few months have been exciting for Android fans with the release of Google’s flagship Nexus 5 smartphone running Android 4.4 KitKat, and as a result we have plenty of new features and tricks worth sharing. The Nexus 5 is an extremely powerful device all for a great price, making it one of the […]