Google has been nothing if not consistent with its monthly security updates for Nexus and Pixel devices. Though the updates generally aren’t large, they contain valuable and vital patches for newfound Android security issues. Today brings us the release of the August security update, which is being released in two options, one ... Read More »
The Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P have been plagued with issues. If you’ve owned one of the devices or know someone who has, I’m sure you know about a few of the issues these phones have faced. One big issue is bootlooping, which is not uncommon and has ... Read More »
June Android updates are rolling out to Nexus and Pixel devices, courtesy of Google. Security fixes are included in the update, but there is also an important fix for freezes that some Pixel owners have been experiencing. Other performance issues should be remedied, as well.
System images and OTA files are ... Read More »
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Was recently told that Assistant is finally coming to Nexus 5X/6P ... Read More »
Google is rolling out a very interesting new feature with Google Play Services 10.2. It’s called “Instant Tethering” and lets you automatically tether compatible Android devices when one loses a connection.
If one device loses connection, it’ll ask if you want to tether to another device that has a connection and is on the same ... Read More »
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 »
Google has confirmed that the Nexus 6, made by Motorola and released in November 2014, will receive an update to Android 7.1.1 Nougat in early January. This update makes the Nexus 6 the oldest Nexus device to still be supported with software updates, as the Nexus 5 has officially been retired without an ... Read More »
It’s time to bid a fond farewell to the Nexus line of products. Google’s existing line of smartphones, tablets and media players is finally shutting down. The Nexus line has catered to Android enthusiasts and developers, promising speedy software updates and a clean, stock experience. With the new Pixel phones offering ... Read More »