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Nexus 9 Updated to Android 5.0.2, Lagging Behind other Nexus Devices
By Luke Jones on Wednesday May 06, 2015

The Nexus 9 is a solid tablet and is almost brand new, launched in November 2014 it is the best slate carrying Google's Nexus branding (even if we do like the Nexus 7 too). As a Nexus handset running stock Android, and being so new, we would have thought the Nexus 9 would be right at the top of the list to get new updates.

Lollipop Adopted by Nearly 10% of All Android Users, Platform Still Fragmented
By Luke Jones on Wednesday May 06, 2015

Google has revealed a fresh round of Android adoption figures, revealing that the new 5.0 Lollipop build is starting to take hold. However, as is always the case, the platform remains deeply fragmented and the among most used full build is over three years old. Comparisons to Google's great rival Apple will also be made again, with Android struggling to get even close to iOS? adoption levels.

Google Makes Q1 Profit, Misses Wall Street Predictions
By Luke Jones on Friday April 24, 2015

Google revealed its financials for the three months comprising the first quarter of 2015, and the company continued to see both revenue and profits grow. However, like recent periods the company failed to perform as well as Wall Street analysts had predicted.

Android Wear Update Lands with Wi-Fi Support
By Luke Jones on Monday April 20, 2015

A new update for Android Wear has been announced. You remember last month we previewed this update and said it was not quite ready.

Nexus 4 Receiving Android 5.1 Lollipop Now
By Luke Jones on Tuesday April 14, 2015

We find it pretty impressive that Google updated the Nexus 4 to Android 5.0 Lollipop back in November, after-all the handset is nearly three years old. Of course, one of the perks of the stock Android Nexus smartphones is that they are Google's babies and always first in line for new Android builds. The same goes for the Android 5.1 Lollipop roll out, which is now making its way to the aging LG built Nexus 4.

Android 5.1 Causing Nexus 5 Camera App Issues
By Luke Jones on Tuesday April 14, 2015

It seems Android 5.1 Lollipop is subjecting Nexus devices to a reign of terror at the moment. We have already heard about the update actually bricking some Nexus 7 tablets, and it seems the 5.1 software build is now causing camera problems for those rocking the Nexus 5 smartphone.

Google Says Android is Secure and has the Stats to back it Up
By Luke Jones on Friday April 03, 2015

Google has revealed its Android Security State of the Union 2014, a report that gives us the hard facts and statistics about the security of the company's mobile operating system. The reports is lengthy, but Google basically says that Android is safe, something that has been called into question numerous times.

Gmail Update Heading for Android
By admin on Tuesday March 31, 2015

Gmail is making its way to the MobileBurn news page, and that is because Google has been updating its Android version of the email app. The upgrade follows a slew of recent updates for the company's main apps on its mobile operating system.

Google Launching New Algorithms, Easier Mobile Searches
By admin on Sunday March 29, 2015

Google Search is all about algorithms, the system uses algorithms to rank website whether you are searching on PC, Smartphones, or any other system for Google's core product. On April 21st Google will be updating its algorithms and will change the way in which Google indexes search results.

Nexus 5 Receiving Android 5.1 Now
By Luke Jones on Monday March 23, 2015

The recently discontinued Nexus 5 may not be available to buy anymore, but Google is not abandoning the device and will continue to update it to the newest versions of Android for a long time yet. In fact, the smartphone will always be among the first to get new Android builds, so it comes as no surprise that the Nexus 5 is now receiving an over-the-air update to Android 5.1.