While other Nexus devices have been on Android 7.1.1 for some time, the Nexus 6 has been left behind. It has gotten security updates, but not the latest and greatest version of Android.
Fortunately, the wait is now over. Google has posted both the factory image and the OTA image for ... Read More »
Google has released its monthly security bulletin for January. There are two levels, one for January 1 and one for January 5. The first level covers only one critical fix and the other covers a lot more, many of which are related to NVIDIA and Qualcomm.
The factory images and OTA images are now available ... Read More »
We have some good news for Nexus owners who are into manually updating their devices today, as Google is now providing Nexus OTA updates along with factory images on the Android Developers website.
Previously, Google only offered full factory images that could be flashed using ADB, requiring a bit of developer knowledge and ... Read More »
Google recently confirmed that it’ll begin pushing Android 5.0 updates to its Nexus devices soon. If you’re impatient like us, though, you’re probably just using the factory images to bump your Nexus to Lollipop as soon as possible. Now the time has ... Read More »
Google seems to always have some trouble with releasing factory images for devices. Quite a few images have been delayed for weeks or even months, while others get them immediately. Luckily, most people will have no need for them, but those who do were out of luck.
This was the situation with the Read More »
Friday brought great news regarding the new Nexus 7 and it’s future with support from the Android open source community; the factory image and binaries were released by Google. This happened for the new Nexus 7 much sooner than expected by me anyway. If was only a few days ago that we found out that ... Read More »
It’s been said many times before that Nexus series devices are the bee’s knees, thanks to just how fast they receive updates and the latest features directly from Google. But for some buyers, they could care less what software updates Google provides for their device; it’s all about the Android community. Nexus phones are notoriously ... Read More »