What’s inside the Nexus 6?

By on November 24, 2014 at 8:21 PM.

What’s inside the Nexus 6?

Google started selling its latest flagship smartphone Nexus 6 earlier this month, and unlike last two years, Google went to Motorola this time for its flagship smartphone. The phone has received reasonably impressive review, but have you wondered what’s inside the device? The folks at iFixit have torn the device apart to reveal how repair-friendly it really is. More →
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Google lets Chinese app developers sell paid apps on the Play Store

By on November 20, 2014 at 1:03 PM.

Google lets Chinese app developers sell paid apps on the Play Store

Google has announced merchant support for Chinese developers, which in other word means that they can now offer free or paid apps on the Play Store. They can however not earn any money in China, as the Play Store is unavailable in the country. More →
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Karbonn Titanium S12 Delite affordable Android KitKat smartphone on sale online, priced at Rs 4,469

By on November 20, 2014 at 11:08 AM.

Karbonn Titanium S12 Delite affordable Android KitKat smartphone on sale online, priced at Rs 4,469

Karbonn has a new budget Android smartphone up its sleeves, which has gone on sale on e-commerce sites. Called the Titanium S12 Delite, this device is priced at Rs 4,469 and is on sale on certain e-commerce sites. More →
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Android One smartphones to get Lollipop update next month: Report

By on November 19, 2014 at 6:42 PM.

Android One smartphones to get Lollipop update next month: Report

Google is steadily rolling out Android 5.0 Lollipop update for Nexus devices, and Motorola smartphone users too are getting the latest Android OS on their phones. Android One smartphones, which too run on stock Android, however will have to wait a bit longer to get the update. More →
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Google releases Android Auto APIs for developers to create audio and messaging apps for car

By on November 19, 2014 at 11:48 AM.

Google releases Android Auto APIs for developers to create audio and messaging apps for car

In an effort to lure developers to start making applications for smartcars, Google on Tuesday released the first Android Auto APIs. The company is letting Android developers create audio and messaging applications, and has plans to introduce more categories “in the future.” More →
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5 best features of Android 5.0 Lollipop

By on November 19, 2014 at 11:31 AM.

5 best features of Android 5.0 Lollipop

Google started rolling out Android 4.4 KitKat in October last year, a major update to the Jelly Bean series that it first introduced a year before. This year too Google has released a major Android update called 5.0 Lollipop, and as you would expect, it packs in several important and handy features. The update started rolling out for a few devices last week, and we have spent a considerable time with it over the weekend. The operating system brings several massive upgrades, including the much awaited new design language called Material Design, several security features, interactive notifications, and more. Here are some of the features we loved. More →
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Nokia Z Launcher available on Google Play Store for Android 4.1 and above devices

By on November 18, 2014 at 7:45 PM.

Nokia Z Launcher available on Google Play Store for Android 4.1 and above devices

Alongside the launch of its first Android-powered tablet N1, Nokia today also announced the availability of its Z Launcher. The Android launcher, it had first released in June as a beta, through its website is now available on Google Play Store. More →
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Android One smartphones facing strong competition from Xiaomi, Motorola: Report

By on November 13, 2014 at 4:11 PM.

Android One smartphones facing strong competition from Xiaomi, Motorola: Report

Google’s Android One initiative, which it launched in India, earlier this year, has not had the best of starts. The affordable phones from Google’s hardware partners are facing stiff competition from rivals like Motorola and Xiaomi, Economic Times reports. More →
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How to upgrade your Nexus devices to Android 5.0 Lollipop right now

By on November 13, 2014 at 2:40 PM.

How to upgrade your Nexus devices to Android 5.0 Lollipop right now

Google stated seeding the Android 5.0 Lollipop update to several Nexus devices earlier this morning. But depending on your location, carrier, and several other factors the update could take a while before reaching your device. However, the good news is that the company has also released the factory images of Android 5.0 Lollipop on its developer portal. If you can’t wait for the update to hit your phone, you can manually install the update using the image. More →
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