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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

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Samsung Galaxy S5 versus LG Nexus 5

The Samsung Galaxy S5, introduced at Mobile World Congress 2014, will likely go on to become one of the top-selling Android smartphones of the year. And why not? It’s the

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

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

Tips & Tricks

Tip: Call mom (or your wife) quicker with Google Search

Do you ever have trouble finding numbers in your address book? Why not just ask Google Now to place the call for you? With the release of a Google Search

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Red Nexus 5 officially in the Google Play Store

There have been more than enough rumors regarding the release of the Nexus 5 in bright red. Well, it’s officially official, beginning today in the Google Play Store. There isn’t

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Red Nexus 5 leaked again, now a little more official than before

If you’ve been keeping tabs on mobile news lately, you’d know that there are more than enough rumors regarding the Nexus 5 in a bright red color. Courtesy of popular

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Red Nexus 5 reportedly due February 4

Rumors of a red version of the Nexus 5 have been gaining steam these last few days and, thanks to a leaked document, it seems to be close at hand.

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Rumor: Nexus line coming to an end in 2015?

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

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Red Nexus 5 may soon become a reality

A few days ago, rumors surfaced with a bogus rendition of colorful Nexus 5 variants. While it seemed as though the rumors were squashed, some more photos leaked from Twitter

Contests & Giveaways

Win a Nexus 5 [12 Days of Giveaways]

Readers have three days to enter to win the latest Nexus smartphone Today marks the final day of prizes for our 12 Days of Giveaways, a promotion we’ve had plenty

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Cover exits closed beta for Google Play Store

In the last year, there have been many launcher and lockscreen replacements for Android popping up and one of the most recent and popular is Cover. Cover, which for the

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Nexus 5 now shipping with slightly altered physical appearance

Over at XDA Developers forum, some new owners of the Nexus 5, and those that returned theirs for defects, are reporting that their devices are slightly different from those that