Lollipop root without a custom kernel is now available in Beta

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As of version 2.27 of Chainfire’s SuperSU, you no longer need a modified kernel to gain root on Lollipop devices. It is in Beta, and Chainfire does warn that you could break something and get into a bootloop, but it is an incredible feat to get such a feature even possible. If you want ...

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Magzter offering FREE 4500+ publications just for November

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We all know you are on the lookout for the free stuff. Especially the stuff that matters to you. So, here I am again with some good news about another premium freebie that is available for a limited time frame. Magzter, the largest and fastest-growing digital magazine store and newsstand in the ...

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Don’t miss: 10 of the hottest new apps this week (November 22)

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Welcome back to the regular series aimed at helping Android users get more from their devices. If you’re looking for some new Android apps or games check it out: we have a handful of popular new titles to get you started. What you’ll find below are some of the hottest trending apps of the ...

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AT&T Nexus 6 devices have nasty software bug; ordered to ship back inventory

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The AT&T branded Nexus 6 has run into a little bit of an issue and it most likely has to do with their carrier influence on the device. Stores are being told to ship back their first batch of Nexus 6 devices due to a software bug. The bug, which has been identified by Motorola,... Read More

Nexus 6 ships with hidden RGB LED under top speaker grill

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At first it was found out the Nexus 6 had an option for the tap-to-wake function, however Google disabled the feature. Now we have found out that the Nexus does indeed have an LED light, but Google doesn’t have that enabled either. The good news is that there is a solution. If you are not ...

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Android 5.0 gets last minute delay for HTC One GPE

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HTC One GPE owners were super excited that they were supposed to get Android Lollipop today. Well, unfortunately it seems that they’ll have to wait longer, as someone asked on Twitter when the update would hit the air and they were responded to with the following: @gulam82 Gulam, ...

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Sprint outlines Black Friday deals for 2014

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Sprint on Friday announced its upcoming deals for next Friday, the fateful day that retailers look forward to each year. Indeed, Sprint has some of its own promotions lined up for Black Friday.  Below is a gathering of some of the deals you can expect for smartphones, accessories, and more. Be ...

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1TB of Drive storage for new Chromebooks this Holiday season

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Google has announced a special Drive storage offer for those purchasing, or receiving new Chromebooks this holiday season. You can find out more here.

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Don’t miss out. Check out this roundup of our current giveaways, FREE [Deal of the Day]

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In case you’ve missed it, we have several active giveaways exclusive to AndroidGuys readers. No purchase necessary. There’s nothing to lose so make sure to join each for a chance to win! Choose Your Own Android Giveaway: Take your pick from six different high-end devices. Mega ...

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Accessory of the Day: High output dual USB car charger $9.99

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Charge multiple devices at the same time with this 20 watt powered car charger from AmazonBasics. Keep that tablet and phone juiced simultaneously without breaking the bank. Covered by a 1-year warranty, you’ll have peace of mind while sharing one of the two USB ports with a friend or ...

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Latest YouTube update (5.18.5) re-adds 1440p support! [Download link]

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It has been sometime now that YouTube has had a bug going on. While it is unknown if it was intentional or unintentional, YouTube did not have support for video in 1440p on mobile devices. The good news today, as found out from Reddit user Flexxkii, the latest YouTube update (5.18.5) has ...

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Dropbox’s Carousel launches on Android Tablets

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For those that don’t prefer Google+ as their way of backing up photos, and have been instead using Dropbox’s solution in Carousel will be happy to know that they have updated the app to know include Android tablets, along with the iPad and Web. Honestly, I don’t see much of a ...

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Xperia Z3 family owners get three free movies from Sony

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Owners of the Sony Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact, and the Z3 Tablet Compact are now eligible for three movies free-of-charge.  Only select regions will get access to the free movies, those regions include The United States, United Kingdom, France, and Spain. In order to check out the deal, you will ...

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Verizon offers up LG G Pad 7.0 LTE and G Pad 10.1 LTE

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Verizon on Thursday announced the immediate availability of the LG G Pad 7.0 LTE and G Pad 10.1 LTE. The two tablets share a number of specifications including storage, cameras, and processors. Specifically, the pair have 16GB internal storage (with microSD expansion), a 5.0-megapixel ...

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Google patent shows double keyboard for language translation

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Google has applied for a patent that could help with language translation on mobile devices by displaying two keyboards. The two keyboards are positioned at each end of the device and allows two people to type in an instant-messaging fashion to each other in different languages, with the ...

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