Developers deserve the ultimate Nexus phone

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Each annual Nexus phone gives us a refreshed software experience that us Android nerds crave, but the amazing software isn’t usually backed up by the most amazing hardware. Each phone seems to bring us one or two really high-end hardware features, but then sacrifice something important. I ...

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Google ‘Nexus X’ to be made by Moto and released near Halloween, report says

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The Nexus 6 is dead; long live the Nexus X. Word on the street is that the upcoming Nexus smartphone from Google will be made by Motorola but it won’t be called the Nexus 6. Reportedly, Google is hoping to avoid any potential lawsuits over the use of Nexus 6 and has instead opted for... ...

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HTC Tablet gets WiFi Certification

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August 15th, HTC certified a device in the category “Tablet (Wi-Fi and other) suggesting that it will also come with LTE connectivity. The interesting part is that the listed Operating System is “Android, version: L” suggesting that this would be the next Nexus tablet that is ...

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Motorola rumored with 8 more smartphones in 2014

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It is no secret that Motorola have a good number of devices lined up for release, and one of them might just be a Nexus device, but a recent leak suggests that the company has as many as 8 smartphones in the pipeline. The smartphones aren’t expected to start until September, but those 8 ...

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New specs for Motorola Shamu suggest quite powerful device after all

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It’s a new day and we’ve got new specifications for the rumored Nexus 6 from Motorola. Known, for now, under its code name of “Shamu”, the smartphone figures to be a more powerful experience than previously expected. According to a newly discovered GFXBench ...

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Motorola Shamu may be the Nexus 6, reports suggest

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What appears to be a Motorola-made device has appeared in the GFXBenchmark database, sparking speculation that the next Nexus 6 will be made by Motorola. The device, codenamed Shamu, has appeared in Google’s code before but was assumed to be a tablet. Whilst not much can be gleamed from ...

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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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More leaks point to a Motorola-made Nexus device

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A few days ago we shared a rumor with you regarding the Motorola-made Nexus device. According to the rumor, that device, codenamed “Shamu”, is supposed to be launched later this year and sport a 5.9″ screen. That sounded really hard to believe, however, additional info points ...

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Upcoming Nexus device to be made by Motorola?

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The title got you intrigued? You’re not the only one, same goes for me as well. Many people would like for something like this to come to fruition. Motorola is allegedly working on yet another device we didn’t know about, as you know Moto X+1 is expected to launch soon, this summer ...

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HTC is developing 2 other tablets next to the Nexus 9/Flounder/Volantis, rumor says

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We’ve seen many leaks when it comes to Nexus 8/9/Flounder/Volantis tablet… it’s been called so many names we quite frankly don’t know which one to use and apparently neither does @evleaks from whom today’s leak comes from. The known leaker posted yet another HTC ...

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[DEALS & STEALS] Get a refurbished Nexus 7 (2013) 32GB on eBay for $160 (54& off)

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Nexus 7 (2013) is definitely not the newest tablet, a year has passed since Google announced it. Not only that but we’ve been seeing a lot of rumors on its successor, we might even see it announced rather soon. All this aside, Nexus 7 (2013) is still a great device and it will serve ...

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Nexus 8 (Nexus 9/Flounder/Volantis) gets leaked on a shipping manifest

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Last time we spotted a leak of a new Nexus tablet we were quite shocked, considering it said that the tablet will sport 5GB of RAM along with some other pretty nice specs. Even the source of that leak is usually spot on. This device keeps on leaking. This time it leaked on a shipping... Read More

HTC Volantis (Nexus 9 aka Flounder) tablet could pack 5GB of RAM, leak says

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We’ve seen HTC Volantis/Flounder/Nexus 9 (whatever you want to call it) leak on several occasions. First we’ve seen the render of the device plus a revealing list of specifications, after which a document leaked containing the codename “Flounder”. New rumors are in, this ...

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HTC Volantis Nexus 9 “Flounder” leaks yet again

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Having seen no reference of a new Nexus tablet mentioned at Google I/O, hope was deflated that the various leaks we’d seen about the Nexus 9, or even the Nexus 6 and Nexus 8, were false claims. However, it seems the codename of what is believed to be the Nexus 9 is still cropping up.... ...

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Android L developer preview live now!

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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, which is today! The downloads are now available here. The downside is, you must have a developer device meaning you must ...

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