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Huawei and Google Partnership goes beyond Nexus devices.

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Huawei and Google have been rumoured to be working together to create the latest Nexus device, a task which was previously handled by Motorola. New reports however suggest the partnership will extend beyond the Nexus brand. Huawei will potentially be involved in helping Google bring an app store to China. Google have struggled to do this by itself due to touch ...

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Google takes the Nexus 4 off lifesupport

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An anonymous tipster has informed Android Police that Google will set a cut-off point for each of their Nexus devices. The news is set to become official as Google’s I/O event, which the latest iteration of Android is expected to debut.  The devices will be set to receive software updates 2 years from release, and will have security patches continued ...

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LG G3 Android 5.0 Lollipop update coming next week

LG G3 Android 5.0 Lollipop update coming next week

We had already reported about LG working on Android 5.0 Lollipop and a suitable Optimus UI for the new LG G3 flagship. The LG G3 flagship is one of the best smartphones on the market and it was revered among the first phones to receive such a big QHD display. While the LG G3 is a bit older than the ...

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Android 5.0 Lollipop OTA delayed to November 12

Android 5.0 Lollipop OTA delayed to November 12

Google had previously announced that the Android 5.0 Lollipop OTA should begin its rollout to the Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 on Monday. While many were eagerly awaiting the arrival of the update to their devices, it never showed. It seems that the Mountain View-based company has delayed the Android 5.0 Lollipop OTA rollout to November ...

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Android Lollipop update coming to HTC flagships in 90 days

Android Lollipop update coming to HTC flagships in 90 days

Android Lollipop is no doubt the most talked about mobile operating system at the moment. Google has launched Android 5.0 alongside the Motorola Nexus 6 and HTC Nexus 9. After Android Lollipop was launched, various companies, including Samsung, Motorola and HTC started talking about release dates of the Android Lollipop update to their flagships and various smartphones and tablets. The ...

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Android 5.0 Lollipop keyboard available for download

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While Android 5.0 Lollipop is beginning its rollout to Nexus and Google Play Edition devices later this month, we were surprised to see one of its new features, the Android 5.0 Lollipop keyboard, made available for download. Android 5.0 Lollipop brings ton of new features to the mobile OS, and a complete revamp of the UI with Material Design. You ...

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Is Android L going to be Licorice?

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You might be wondering how Licorice ended up in the picture we are trying to paint of Android L, Google’s new mobile OS that will be optimized for 64 bit smartphones. You might recall that Google posted a birthday cake for the company’s birthday, decorated with lollipops. We ended up thinking that tha was supposed to be a hint at what ...

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Android Silver still alive

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A few weeks ago we were talking about how Android One and Google’s Nexus project will probably contribute to Android Silver being cancelled as a project. First, we thought that the Nexus line was being crushed by Android Silver, then the other way around, but it seems that neither of those rumors are true and Android Silver is alive and ...

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Paranoid Android update brings new fixes and tweaks

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Paranoid Android has just been updated to Paranoid Android 4.6 Beta 3 dubbed Solid Strawberry and brings new fixes and tweaks to the project. Paranoid Android is a project that offers custom ROMs based on Android, much like CyanogenMod. The Paranoid Android project aims to offer you a ROM that will allow for customization and the implementation of new features offered ...

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Project Ara modules will be hot-swappable

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Project Ara is one of Google’s more recent projects, with hints to an online viral video depicting “blocks” which make up a phone that you won’t have to throw away when a a part is damaged or when you would like to upgrade certain features. Project Ara has been in the works for quite some time now, with Google working ...

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