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Nexus 6 vs Nexus 5: A civil war within Google

Ever since the announcement of the Nexus 6, we’ve been dying to know how it will stack up against other devices. While we won’t know for sure until we have

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Google promises a fix to the Nexus 5 ‘mm-qcamera-daemon’ CPU bug

If you own a Nexus 5 then you may have run into a very strange bug that involves the ‘mm-qcamera-daemon’ bug which takes up CPU and consequently drains the battery.

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Source code for Android “L” preview is now available in AOSP, Nexus 4 and 7 (2012) included

Android L preview is hot at the moment. Everyone is talking about it and we can’t wait for Google to release it when it’s done, hopefully this Fall. Google released

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First Impression: Android L On My Nexus 5

Yesterday during the Google I/O keynote, Google announced the latest version of Android, simply named L. The actual name for the latest OS version has yet to be announced, but

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Android L developer preview live now!

Android L was announced yesterday at Google I/O without a code name and without a version number. What was announced was a developer preview to be released the following day,

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Easily root your AT&T or Verizon Galaxy S5 with Geohot’s towelroot

If you’ve been waiting for a way to root your AT&T or Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5, the wait is over. Today developer George Hotz, aka Geohot, released a solution that’s

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Nexus 5 reduced to £250 in the UK

If you were on the fench about buying a Nexus 5 then a recent price reduction in the UK may tempt you into hitting that purchase button. The 16GB Nexus

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Nexus 5, 7 and a Chromecast are now available in even more European countries

Google keeps on expanding the Google Play hardware offering’s reach, and now the LG Nexus 5, Asus Nexus 7 and a Chromecast can now be purchased in even more countries.

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Life Pure XL By Blu, Why I’m Trading In My Nexus 5

I originally made the jump from the Galaxy S 4 to the Nexus 5 as a result of my love for AOSP based ROMs. I felt it was silly for

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Sprint Rolling out KitKat 4.4.3 update to Nexus 5

A new update is out today for the Nexus 5 on Sprint.  This update version (KTU84F) brings about various bug fixes, and also enables the device to work on Sprint’s

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EasyAcc leather flip case for Nexus 5 review

Flip cases serve a decent purpose in the smartphone world, offering more functionality than protection. They certainly aren’t for users that have a habit of dropping their devices often. But

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

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

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Nexus 5 ‘Always-On’ compatible with Ok Google command

The Moto X has a great feature which allows Google Now to be triggered with a simple ‘Ok Google’ voice command, which is made possible due the device always listening

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Nexus 5 Camera CPU bug fix coming soon

If you’re a Nexus 5 owner then you’ll know about the bug which causes the phone’s CPU to be maxed out when using the camera, resulting in high battery drain.

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Paranoid Android 4.1 beta released with reworked PIE controls for KitKat

There are plenty of options when looking to run a custom ROM on your Android device and one of the most popular, besides CyanogenMod, is Paranoid Android. Official PA ROMs