It’s about time! Google has finally released Android 4.4.3 to the world, and now the factory images and binaries are available for many of the recent Nexus devices. These factory images are available to users of the Nexus 5, Nexus 4, Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi), Nexus 7 2012 WiFi and Mobile, and Nexus 10. It’s ... Read More »
Android is one of the most unique operating systems. Created by Google, Android is an open-source operating system that’s free for manufacturers to license and use in their devices. The concept isn’t a new one, but Android is set apart by its popularity. The OS has been picked up by nearly every major phone manufacturer and ... Read More »
Get your pen and paper ready, folks, because today I’ve got a couple of new codenames that you’ll want to make a note of.
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It’s been awhile since we’ve been able to talk about a new Nexus device. Over the past several months, since the release of the Nexus 5, we’ve heard rumors on everything from a new Nexus 8 tablet coming out eventually, to a new Nexus 10 making an imminent appearance, to Google ending the Nexus program ... Read More »
Google’s Nexus line of products has long been popular with Android purists thanks to its vanilla build of the mobile OS and speedy updates. The Nexus devices have gained even more attention in recent years in no small part due to Google’s aggressive pricing on phones like the Galaxy Nexus and ... Read More »
We’ve seen several hints of an upcoming Android update in recent weeks, but so far there’s been no real evidence of what goodies that upgrade might contain. That’s changing today, though, as Google has tweeted an image that hints at one tweak that ... Read More »
The Nexus line of devices have long moved on from their original purpose. The Nexus One proved what can be done with high end hardware and stock Android, basically serving as guidelines for other Android manufacturers. The Nexus S also had some amazing hardware, introducing a more refined version of Android. But from there, hardware ... Read More »
When Google took the wraps off of its new Nexus 5 smartphone last year, it also introduced a new launcher that let the user access Google Now with a simple swipe to the right from the home screen. Since then, many Android users have been wondering when Google would make its ... Read More »
The Nexus 7 2013 LTE may be a Nexus device with no carrier branding or loyalty, but its latest update is giving it some Verizon-specific goodies. The tablet is now receiving an update that’s based on 4.4.2, weighs in at 37MB and will improve connectivity for those who managed to get their tablet running on ... Read More »
When HTC had entered the tablet market in the past, the company didn’t exactly see wild success. The HTC Flyer and Jetstream were quite unpopular, despite being somewhat solid devices. HTC just didn’t know how to make a truly successful tablet. But that may be changing soon, if these rumors are true.
According to the ... Read More »