Nexus 9 gets more real as device gets FCC approval

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Everything is falling into place for the Nexus 9 ahead of it’s October 16th release, as the Nexus 9 has received the FCC approval. Whilst the documentation doesn’t reveal too much about the device, it does confirm that the device doesn’t support the usual 16:9 aspect ratio as ...

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For Your Consideration: mobile accessories to check out this weekend (Oct. 4)

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Welcome back! It’s week two of the accessory round up! We have everything from sd cards to the chromecast.. Check it out!   Samsung Micro SD Cards 64, 32, 16 Micro SD Cards are an absolute must if you don’t want to worry about the cloud and carry a lot of music and videos with... Read More

Google reportedly tried to purchase Cyanogen Inc.

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In what must be the most interesting headline this year, Google has apparently been turned down after expressing an interest to purchase Cyanogen Inc. – the maker of the largest custom Android ROM in the world. According to a report by The Information, Google’s Sundar Pichai ...

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Motorola Nexus 6 spotted in the wild

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We recently published a gallery of photos for the upcoming Motorola Nexus 6; however, all of these were renders because there has not been a quality photo of the actual device itself. That is, until today. The team over at Android Police has received some photos from an anonymous tipster that ...

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Google Play Store now shows in-app purchase prices and developers address

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Recently there’s been quite a stir going on regarding Google’s new requirement for developers to provide an address for any paid apps to be displayed on the app page in the Play Store. Now it seems app pages have been updated to display the developer’s address, along with a ...

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Moto Nexus 6 leaks with slew of details

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A few days ago we reported about some details of the upcoming Motorola Nexus 6 from 9to5Google. This morning we reported on a leaked picture of the Nexus 6 next to a LG G3. Now, we have details confirming some of the specs we had before, while also learning some new ones from Android Police.... ...

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Android Auto 3rd party app UI released by Google

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At Google I/O 2014, one of the things announced was Android Auto, coming to various cars by the end of this year. It looks great, allowing users to access functions from their smartphones through a sort of portal on their car dashboards. Almost like Android Wear, where the “apps” ...

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Rear of Motorola’s Nexus phone leaked

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The internet is hungry for new information and leaked photos of Google’s upcoming Motorola-made Nexus smartphone. Because of this, it’s very likely that someone would have the unfortunate dishonesty to put up fake photos of said phone. Be that as it may, it’s not like we ...

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Google wants its presence felt even more on smartphones

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It seems that Google is realizing more that Android is big, and that their apps are therefore big. With this in mind, they have updated their MADA (Mobile Application Distribution Agreement) for 2014, the agreement that manufacturers such as Samsung or Motorola sign in order to add ...

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Google changes Google Search app name in Google Play Store

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Google have finally updated the Play Store listing for the Google Search app to match the app drawer labelling and new launcher icon. The Play Store listing now lists the app as just ‘Google’ along with the refreshed icon. Order is restored in the unity of the Android operating ...

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For Your Consideration: mobile accessories to check out this weekend (Sept. 27)

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Hey, Happy Saturday! Welcome to the first of an ongoing series of accessories round ups. The plan is to highlight at least five accessories to check out, but we’ll play loose with the number, especially if it pertains to different smartphones or tablets. Let’s jump right in! The Glif The ...

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Google Now adds discounted flight notifications

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Did you know that I can predict the future? Just last week I posted an article about the Future of Google Now, and one of the things I asked for was finer tuning of current functionality within Google Now, and went on to talk about flights. Well, this afternoon, Google took one step closer to ...

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Report: New Nexus devices in October, Android L due in November

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Just a few days ago, WSJ reported that Google and HTC are working on a tablet together, reportedly Nexus 9, and Paul O’Brien also tweeted that it will be released on October 16. Now, we have some more confirmation from Android Authority on the tablet, and also they are talking about the ...

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Google Play will soon list in-app purchase price ranges

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Taking effect on September 30th, Google have announced on the developer dashboard that the price ranges for the cost of the various in-app purchases in a given app will soon be listed in the description of the app itself. This is a great move by Google as it gives an idea of how much ...

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Android ‘M’ is already spied in developer bug tracking

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Given that the release of Android L is imminent, it should be of no surprise that the successor to the yet-to-be-named operating system is already in the pipeline. Although Android L has previously been linked to being known a Lemon Meringue Pie, the next version of Android follows the same ...

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