HTC Nexus 9 announced for November 3

HTC Nexus 9

The new Nexus family is out, and the HTC Nexus 9 brings the latest iteration of Android 5.0 Lollipop, to a beautiful tablet. The Nexus 9 comes with the typical Nexus matte back finishing, and a metal frame, which seems to be the trend with Android devices nowadays. It has a 8.9 inch IPS LCD... ...

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Nexus 6 specs

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So the Nexus 6 has been released so here are the cold hard specs for those that want to know what’s under the hood of the new Nexus device. OS Android™ 5.0 Lollipop Screen 5.96″ 2560 x 1440 QHD AMOLED display (493 ppi) 16:9 aspect ratio Gorilla Glass 3 Rear Camera 13 MP with ...

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Next-gen LG flagship could get huge camera upgrade

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The LG G3 features a 13 MP camera that is pretty great.  It is just one of the features that helped to make the G3 one of the best Android phones of the year.  It doesn’t sound like LG is resting on it’s laurels, news is starting to leak out that the camera in next... Read More

Blocks, the modular smartwatch, is taking pre-orders

Although it looks like Blocks has been around for awhile, this is the first I’ve heard of them.  If you’re like me and haven’t heard of Blocks here is a short run-down.  Basically Blocks has created a modular smartwatch.  You can pick the display you want (circle, square, rectangle) and then ...

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Fallout fan? You’ll love this watch face

If you’re a fan of the Fallout series like I am, you’ll love the Wear Boy 3000 Android Wear app from Impulse Soft, a simple watch face app that’s compatible for both square and round faced watches. This watch face would be the perfect compliment to anyone playing any of the Fallout games ...

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New images, specs seemingly confirmed for Droid Turbo

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For those that have Verizon and are dying for some juicy new Droid Turbo details, we have them for you. An anonymous source has given AndroidCentral some leaked marketing materials for the Droid Turbo, giving us a couple new photos, and confirming many specs that have been rumored. Red (like ...

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Forbes: Nexus 6, Nexus 9, and Android L due October 15

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October should just be dubbed “Nexus month”, as even if Google doesn’t announce a new Nexus at the beginning of the month, the internet blows up with rumors, reports, leaks, and other news about them anyways, and once they do announce it, the rest of the month (or next few ...

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New Android ad campaign hints at upcoming Nexus devices

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The inexorable announcement of the next round of Nexus devices and Android L is drawing ever nearer, as Google has released a slew of new ads promoting Android.   This video above shows an animated version of the rumored Nexus 6. It seems to look like a Moto X (2014) and is obviously quite ...

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Smartphones in one year: Project Ara (Opinion)

Project Ara, the modular handset

Smartphones have come a long way since their inception; though the idea of a portable device with internet connectivity and calling features has been around since the 1980s, it was not well received until 2006, with Blackberry’s new devices such as the Curve and Pearl. It revolutionised ...

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OnePlus and JBL partner to create earphones for the OnePlus One

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It seems OnePlus wants to partner itself with JBL, as early on Monday they announced on Google+ that JBL is making OnePlus branded earphones “coming soon”. These premium earphones will be $39.99, and will have a frequency range of 10Hz – 22,000 Hz. They will have also a 9mm ...

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Microsoft keyboard for Android Wear allows for letter drawing

For those of you that like the idea of physically typing on your smartwatch, or are often in situations where you can’t speak into your Android Wear, then Microsoft has a solution. On Friday Microsoft released an Analog Keyboard for Android Wear where you draw on the screen to type anything ...

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Android L may be called Licorice

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In the ongoing mystery that is what the next version of Android will be called, we might just have a new contender. Giovanni Calabrese, the guy that constructs the software sculptures outside Google’s headquarters, sent out a Google+ post which could be hinting at what Android L may stand ...

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So you’re telling me there’s a chance…that HTC builds a smartwatch

Just a short while ago, there were a great many rumors that HTC was getting ready to release a smartwatch.  Then we heard those plans had been put on hold.  At the time, it sounded like HTC didn’t have enough confidence in whatever device they were planning to release.  Well, now we’re hearing ...

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Asus ZenWatch to be released in very limited numbers

Time for an update on the forthcoming Asus ZenWatch.  In an earlier article we noted that the ZenWatch would be released in November in very limited numbers.  Now it sounds like Asus will release somewhere in the neighborhood of 300 units, in Taiwan to begin with.  Asus isn’t giving us a reason ...

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Don’t cut your phone’s power in half, say no to RAM Managers

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Everyone wants to get the most out of their smartphones, and everyone has different ways of doing it. Some chose to upgrade their phones every year to get the most out of them. Others try to push their older devices to their limit and put of getting a new phone for two or three years.... Read More