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Google Exec Praises LG as a Partner
By Micah Bartos on Tuesday October 13, 2015

Huawei was the manufacturer of choice for Google's 2015 flagship Nexus 6P, but LG was also on board with the Nexus 5X, a reworked version of the 2014 Nexus 5. It is clear that Google and LG have had a good relationship through the years as this is now the third Nexus device the Korean company has built. Google executive David Burke has now confirmed that indeed the Android giant does prefer working with Korean company LG.

Android Lollipop Takes Up 23.5% of all Android Devices
By Josh Dasey on Thursday October 08, 2015

With Android 6.0 Marshmallow readying for a roll out to devices across the platform, how is its predecessor Android Lollipop fairing in the overall platform landscape? Well, very good as it turns out, which when discussing means as good as can be expected due to the huge fragmentation on the platform.

Some eBay Vendors Offering Nexus 6 for $300
By Luke Jones on Thursday October 01, 2015

Google announced its spiffing new smartphones this week, the flagship Huawei Nexus 6P and the LG Nexus 5X; so what does that mean for last year?s Nexus 6? That was of course made by Motorola and it was a full on flagship handset that came with a price tag to match its amazing specs. However, now the Nexus 6 can be picked up brand new for a bargain.

Google Raises Curtain on LG Nexus 5X
By Luke Jones on Tuesday September 29, 2015

Two years since LG departed the Nexus scene with the Nexus 5, the South Korean company is back in the fold with the Nexus 5X. The handset was launched today by Google today and while it is easy to think of the 5X as a mere updated version of the Nexus 5, it is so much more. It brings a 2013 handset and brings it fully into 2015 and offers a compelling and affordable package along the way.

Google Launches Huawei Nexus 6P: Up Close
By Luke Jones on Tuesday September 29, 2015

Google has just announced what is perhaps the best Nexus flagship the company has ever been involved in, the Huawei made Nexus 6P. The device was launched by Google today and alongside the Nexus 5X is the first product to be rocking Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X Priced Competitively
By Luke Jones on Monday September 28, 2015

Google is getting ready to launch its new smartphones tomorrow, the Huawei made Nexus 6P and the LG made Nexus 5X, but we already know pretty much all there is to know. For example, the design of both handsets reveals probably the best looking Nexus smartphones so far, and one that are well spec?d for their price points.

LG Nexus 5X Passes GeekBench and Shows Specs
By admin on Thursday September 24, 2015

We are still at least a month away from the LG made Nexus 5X launching, but we already feel like we know so much about Google's upcoming mid-range handset. Enough renders have leaked to give us a good idea what the handset looks like, while the 5X has passed through several benchmarking software's to reveal its specs. The latest is Geekbench, which reconfirms the hardware that Google and LG are employing for the Nexus 5X.

A Look Back on Stagefright
By admin on Monday September 14, 2015

We get it already, Android has many a security hole and is vulnerable to attacks. Whether you can live with that and appreciate the openness or not depends, and probably dictates whether you use Google's platform or turn to iOS, Windows, or even BlackBerry. Not that we are brushing it under the carpet or anything, security on Android is arguably the platform?s biggest problem moving forward and there are numerous attacks to be worried about.

Android Wear getting Interactive Watch Faces
By Luke Jones on Friday August 21, 2015

Google has sent out a small but useful update for its Android Wear platform that is found on myriad smartwatches on the platform. The company says that the update will be rolling out to every Android Wear device in the coming weeks and the meat of the update will be the inclusion of interactive watch faces. This will bring more ways to use the device when it is just in its watch face mode.

Gartner Says Android Still Dominates, although iOS Grows
By Luke Jones on Thursday August 20, 2015

Gartner has released its latest market figures that reveal which operating systems are in front in terms of coverage, and the results are hardly surprising. Indeed, the state of the smartphone market remained the same as it has for the last few years, with Android in front, Apple just behind, and Windows Phone way back in third... the rest barely registering.