Lollipop scheduled to land on HTC One GPe on Friday

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From all accounts, the update to Android Lollipop will be coming to the HTC One Google Play Editions starting on Friday. We have more details on the update.

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Google Play Edition HTC One M7 and M8 to receive Android 5.0 any day

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If you are a kind of person who only prefers ‘Pure Google’ experience, then I am sure you are familiar with Google Play Edition devices. In past, HTC also released the Google Play Edition of the HTC One M7 and M8; both are their top of the line smartphones. If you are using one of ...

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New Nexus 7 (2014) passes FCC certification

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Did the Nexus 7 just get FCC approval? This week a strange unidentified Google-branded tablet passed through the US FCC office that seems to indicate a new Nexus 7. It was previously assumed that the next Nexus devices would be the Nexus 8 or 9 (Flounder) and the Nexus 6 smartphone, but it ...

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Google Now Launcher is no longer exclusive to Nexus and Google Play Edition devices (UPDATE: available to all 4.1+ devices)

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Many people like Google Now Launcher, mainly because of its nice design, big icons, “OK Google” hotword which makes the service very accessible and a very handy feature which makes Google Now only 1 swipe away. There’s much more to like when it comes to this launcher though, ...

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[DEALS & STEALS] A bunch of Google Play Edition (GPE) devices are on sale at Expansys USA, up to 46% off

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Google removed Samsung Galaxy S4, HTC One (M7), Sony Xperia Z Ultra and LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition device from Google Play Store recently. People have been complaining ever since, but this actually turned out to be a good thing. All of these devices are now available at Expansys USA at a ...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Google Edition leaks, allegedly

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When HTC announced its new One (M8), a Google Play Edition was also released, replacing last year’s model. With the Galaxy S5, we haven’t been so lucky yet, but according to a recent leak, one is on the way. TK Tech News shared the photo of the device, which appears to be gold, but ...

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HTC One 2013 Google Play Edition Discounted by $100

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Following the launch of the new HTC One M8 Google Play Edition, Google have decided to discount the 2013 HTC One Google Play Edition device by $100, bringing the price down to $499. The 2013 HTC One has a 4.7-inch display, 1080p display, a Quad-Core 1.7 GHz Snapdragon 600 chipset, 2GB of RAM, ...

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HTC One (M8) Google Play Edition officially announced

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Alongside the new HTC One (M8), as we suspected HTC have introduced a Google Play Edition of the device running the latest version of unskinned unbranded Android 4.4.2 KitKat operating system. The new HTC One GPe will feature the same internals as the standard HTC One (M8) including the same ...

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HTC to release HTC One M8 Google Play Edition

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With only a few hours until HTC reveal the HTC One M8, it seems the company have deployed some preparations in the Google Play Store ahead of the announcement. HTC have uploaded several Sense-based apps into the Play Store, one of these being the HTC BlinkFeed launcher, which was introduced ...

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Looking back: A brief history of Google’s Nexus devices

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Sometimes when a smartphone is released, it is very easy to tell what the manufacturer was aiming for. Unlike some popular lines of smartphones like Samsung’s Galaxy S series or HTC’s One series, Google’s Nexus line has received some interesting feedback over the years. Does ...

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Have a Nexus or GPE device? Download the Google Now Launcher OFFICIALLY from Google Play

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When the Nexus 5 was announced the launcher looked a bit different from what people are used to seeing on a stock Android device.We’re used to seeing the same launcher on basically every Nexus device, so it was a bit of a shocker when Google unveiled the new look.It was running the Google ...

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Google Play edition devices might not be a big seller [Guest Blog]

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The smartphone market has completely revolutionized the mobile phone phenomena. These days it is understood that throughout the year we are going to have regular updates, new models, new technology – the cycle goes on and on. Android has been at the forefront of the drastic hyper activity that ...

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Rumor: Nexus line coming to an end in 2015?

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If true, this may be sad for many, but according to @eldarmurtazin on Twitter, Google will be killing off the Nexus line by next year in favor of Google Play Edition devices. The Nexus program has been around since January 2010 when the HTC Nexus One was announced. All Nexus devices have been ...

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HTC One Google Play Edition is latest to score KitKat

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The HTC One Google Play Edition is the latest Android smartphone to pick up its Android 4.4 KitKat software update. According to multiple reports, the rollout began somewhere over the early hours of Monday morning. As you might expect, the update comes over the air and weighs in around 300MB. ...

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