Samsung Galaxy S5 to get Android 5.0 Lollipop in December, report says

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Samsung’s 2014 flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S5, could be among the first handsets to see an Android 5.0 Lollipop update. At least that’s what a new SamMobile report tells us. According to a source close to the blog, the Galaxy S5 will get its update in December. The level of ...

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Android 5.0 Lollipop ROM for Nexus 4

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Android Lollipop is coming, and everyone is excited. However, if you can’t wait and are willing to tinker with your Nexus 4, then you can get an early taste before the official release. The thread on XDA (link below) gives some tips on how to flash the Android Lollipop ROM on your Nexus ...

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Android 5.0 will be made available to the public on November 3

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Google has confirmed in a note to developers asking them to ready their apps for the public release of Android 5.0 Lollipop scheduled for a November 3rd launch. Requesting “we recommend that you test your apps and publish any needed updates to the Play Store”, Google wants to ensure that ...

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Gmail 5.0: Say goodbye to your stock email app

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Google has been churning out material designed apps pretty regularly since earlier this year. One app that has been left out of the mix has been Gmail, but now we are getting a glimpse of the new Gmail 5.0 to be delivered with Android 5.0 Lollipop. Gmail 5.0 promises all the Gmail goodness ...

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Android 5.0 Messenger can be installed on Android 4.4.4 [APK]

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We recently saw the Google Play Movies and TV app get the material design love and provided a download for those early adopters, and now you can download the Android 5.0 messenger too. The APK for Android 5.0 Messenger works on Android 4.4.4 and requires no root, so simply download the APK from ...

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Android Lollipop easter egg is a Googley take on a familiar game

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Everyone has come to love finding the easter egg that Google hides in their OS. From the dessert box in KitKat, to the jelly bean fling in Jelly Bean, and so on. Well, they aren’t stopping with Android Lollipop. Below you see what you’ll find hidden in the settings currently on the ...

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Android 5.0 Lollipop’s “kill switch” only maims, not kill

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It’s fairly safe to say that we’ve all got smartphones now. Perhaps more accurately, we can say that if you are reading this, it is very likely you own a smartphone. Though many of us cycle through mobile phones more often than we change wardrobes, we like to be the one to decide ...

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Download all the Android Lollipop (5.0) Google App APKs [Launcher, Keyboard, Wallpapers]

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With material design upon us in the form of Android Lollipop, version 5.0, we can now enjoy a whole bunch of updated apps that utilise the new design. However, it may be that your carrier or specific device won’t see Android Lollipop for a while, so here is a compiled list of the ...

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Official Android Lollipop wallpapers – get them here!

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Since the announcement of Android Lollipop, I know I’ve been dying to get a piece of the action. Alas, I must wait until Motorola gets the update out to the 1st Gen Moto X. In the meantime, we can all enjoy some Android Lollipop Wallpapers! Grab them below!   If you’d like to ...

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Nexus 6 vs Moto X (2014): A civil war within Motorola

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Google has finally announced their long-rumored and leaked Nexus 6. As expected, this phone is being manufactured by Motorola, who also fairly recently announced their newest flagship, the Moto X (2014). So, how do the two newest phones from Motorola compare to one another? Read on to find out! ...

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Android 5.0 Lollipop Upgrade Watch

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Wednesday was a big day in the Android world, as Google announced the biggest update to Android ever: Android 5.0 Lollipop. While this is great news for Android enthusiasts, the bad news is this update still has to go through all the phone manufacturers, and even then the carriers before it ...

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Carrier details on the Nexus 6 “When is my carrier getting the Nexus 6?

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Today Google announced Android Lollipop, and with it a round of new devices including the Nexus 9, Nexus Player, and Nexus 6. While they announced information on when you can preorder the Nexus 9 and Nexus player, they didn’t have any firm information regarding the Nexus 6. However, it ...

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Android L (5.0 Lollipop) Developer Preview Builds Will Be Available On Friday, October 17th

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The newly announced Android 5.0 lollipop has a developer release date- Friday, October 17th. The lollipop SDK will come out with it as well. You will be able to install this build on a number of nexus devices including the Nexus 5 and Nexus 7. This build still has the “developer ...

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Android 5.0 Lollipop will be coming to the Nexus 4

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Despite Google saying that the recently announced Android 5.0 Lollipop will be coming to the Nexus 5, 7, 10 and Google Play edition devices in the coming weeks, it seems that the Nexus 4 won’t be left out after all. Googler Sascha Prüter clarifies in a Google+ post that the lack of Nexus ...

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How ‘Lollipop’ was decided for Android 5.0

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Well, Android 5.0 is here, and it has been named Lollipop! Throwing almost everyone off! Not a surprise, as Google did the same thing last year with KitKat. To help explain it all, Google has released a video showing the intense screening process they went through to find the right dessert, and ...

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