When Google took the wraps off Android 4.4 KitKat, Galaxy Nexus owners were disappointed that the device wouldn’t be getting the newest version of the OS.
It’s no longer a mystery in many ways smaller, more portable tablets are doing better than “full-sized” 10-inchers, at least as far as the Android landscape is concerned, but what is the perfect size after all? Is it seven inches a la Google’s Nexus 7?
Google has released the latest Android distribution numbers, and things are looking up, with Jelly Bean now running on more than 50 percent of devices.
Following a genuine rumor overload that was cut short almost a little too late, Google Nexus 5 cravers are unsurprisingly faced with an availability news overload less than 24 hours after the phone’s glamour-free formal intro.
Google unveiled the Nexus 5 along with Android 4.4 KitKat today, and the latest version of Android comes with a host of new features.
After months of leaks and rumors, the Nexus 5 is finally official. The device will be available starting today, and costs $349 for the 16 GB version.
The next version of Android aims to fix fragmentation issues that have been plaguing the platform for years.
How much hype is too much? We’re probably about to find out, as we’re in the midst of a genuine rumor overload starring possibly the worst kept secret in Android history, Google and LG’s Nexus 5.
Hang on to your hats and get that popcorn popping, ladies and gents, because the Nexus 5 rumor parade is refusing to draw to a close. And the funny thing is we can’t look away. We just cannot.
Canadian carrier Wind Mobile launches its pre-registration page for the Nexus 5 before its official announcement, and LG Canada is said to have socked an inventory of 30,000 Nexus 5 units.
San Francisco CBS affiliate learns what Google’s mysterious floating barge might be, and why work has stopped on the project.
The next-generation Nexus 10 is briefly listed on the Play Store, leading to rumors of a launch later this week.
A tweet by @evleaks revealed the white version of the Nexus 5, along with its likely launch date.
The search giant’s latest data center might be its most innovative yet.
Latest batch of rumors suggest that the Nexus 5 will be launched on the Google Play Store on October 31, with Canadian carriers getting the handset on November 8.
Google is planning to launch its own music video subscription service through YouTube, which will include both a free and paid offering. The service will be available for both desktop and mobile platforms.
Ask and it will be given to you. It was only a few weeks ago that I expressed my incredulity towards an imminent second-gen Nexus 10 unveiling what with there being no actual photos of the device out and about and, voila, here’s the first render.
It’s a known fact Google likes to plan Nexus devices ahead of time, as they require quite a lot of work in order for those pricing sweet spots to be reached. All while not cutting too many corners.
Android might be getting another performance boost in the near future, thanks to Google’s acquisition of FlexyCore, a startup known for releasing DroidBooster.
White variants of Google’s Nexus devices have never caught on in popularity, but that isn’t stopping the search giant from offering a white Nexus 5.