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Google pushes out Android 4.4.4 to Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7 and Nexus 10

Google pushes out Android 4.4.4 to Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7 and Nexus 10

posted: 19 Jun 2014, 20:14

On Thursday, Google started sending Android 4.4.4 to stock Android models like the Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7 and the Nexus 10. For those keeping score, the new build is KTU84P. Factory Images for the new build...

Report: Google dogfooding Android 4.4.3; next KitKat build just weeks away from public consumption?

Report: Google dogfooding Android 4.4.3; next KitKat build just weeks away from public consumption?

posted: 09 Apr 2014, 19:35

As March was winding down, we told you about Android 4.4.3 and warned you not to expect much more than a number of bug fixes. The number one fix deals with camera issues that has...

Want ART on your Android 4.4 powered Nexus 5,4, 7 and 10? Here's how

Want ART on your Android 4.4 powered Nexus 5,4, 7 and 10? Here's how

posted: 01 Mar 2014, 14:52

You might recall that back in November, we told you how Android 4.4 features Android RunTime on an experimental basis. The runtime environment is actually disabled on Android 4.4 as the Dalvik VM continues to use its...

How to root, unlock, flash and tweak any Nexus device

How to root, unlock, flash and tweak any Nexus device

posted: 23 Jan 2014, 06:39

Gather round, gather round! Do you happen to own a relatively modern Nexus device? Great! Today, we'll be showing you how to very easily do a number of tweaks and changes on your Nexus smartphone or tablet with the use of a genius toolbox...

Ubuntu Touch drops Nexus 7 and 10 support, won't add Nexus 5 support yet

Ubuntu Touch drops Nexus 7 and 10 support, won't add Nexus 5 support yet

posted: 13 Jan 2014, 17:21

So far in its development, Ubuntu Touch has been focused on Nexus devices. Canonical has officially supported the Galaxy Nexus, Nexus 4, 7, and 10, and has let the Ubuntu Community handle building support for other...

Android 4.4.1 update for Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 available, doesn't have camera improvements

Android 4.4.1 update for Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 available, doesn't have camera improvements

posted: 05 Dec 2013, 19:52

When we first hear about the Android 4.4.1 update, it sounded like the update would be hitting the Nexus 5 first, because all of the changes that were detailed focused specifically on that device's...

Want a wood back for your Nexus 4?

Want a wood back for your Nexus 4?

posted: 24 Nov 2013, 01:35

Although it is still not yet available for the Motorola Moto X, the wood back that has been delayed as a Moto Maker customization option is expected to eventually be offered to buyers of the phone. Earlier this month, a tweet from evleaks suggested that the...

Nexus 4 KitKat updates now available for download (and sideload)

Nexus 4 KitKat updates now available for download (and sideload)

posted: 21 Nov 2013, 16:41

As we just recently learned from Google engineer Dan Morrill, there is no way to speed up how quickly your device moves through the rollout process in order to get a new over-the-air (OTA) system update. There are only two...

Nexus 4 KitKat update released, 240 MB OTA takes you from Android 4.3 to 4.4

Nexus 4 KitKat update released, 240 MB OTA takes you from Android 4.3 to 4.4

posted: 20 Nov 2013, 01:42

Nexus 4 owners, rejoice, as the over-the-air Android 4.4 KitKat is hitting your handsets as we speak, about three weeks after Google promised that the KitKat update for its 2012 value-for-money king is "coming...

Wireless charging pad for Nexus 4, 5, and 7 now available for $49.99

Wireless charging pad for Nexus 4, 5, and 7 now available for $49.99

posted: 19 Nov 2013, 17:37

Back on Halloween when the Nexus 5 first hit the Google Play Store, we heard that Google was also planning to release a new wireless charging pad for its Nexus 4, 5, and 7 devices. At the time, Google unwisely decided...

Nexus 5 vs Nexus 4: here's the difference optical image stabilization makes for video capture

Nexus 5 vs Nexus 4: here's the difference optical image stabilization makes for video capture

posted: 19 Nov 2013, 05:36

Last year’s Nexus 4 made an impression on us - it was an amazing design for a killer price, but it lacked sorely in one department and that was the camera…

Android 4.4 factory images for Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 released despite no OTA updates

Android 4.4 factory images for Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 released despite no OTA updates

posted: 14 Nov 2013, 15:45

A couple days ago, Google began the rollout of the over-the-air (OTA) update of Android 4.4 KitKat to the Wi-Fi only versions of the Nexus 7 and the Nexus 10. Yesterday, we got the manual update packages...

Video shows the Nexus' line of phones evolution in looks and speed

Video shows the Nexus' line of phones evolution in looks and speed

posted: 06 Nov 2013, 01:58

The Nexus 5 and Android 4.4 KitKat are all the rage right now, and for a very good reason. The second consecutive offering from the Google and LG duo...

Nexus 5 camera compared against Nexus 4, spot the differences

Nexus 5 camera compared against Nexus 4, spot the differences

posted: 04 Nov 2013, 07:53

The Nexus 5 has finally arrived and we already know it offers top notch performance with the Snapdragon 800 system chip…

First ported Android 4.4 KitKat ROMs are already available for the Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 (2013)

First ported Android 4.4 KitKat ROMs are already available for the Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 (2013)

posted: 01 Nov 2013, 10:03

Given the growth in the Android dev space, not to mention the amount of hype surrounding the new Andoird 4.4 KitKat...

The evolution of Nexus: 5 years of change

The evolution of Nexus: 5 years of change

posted: 01 Nov 2013, 08:44

Google has taken us on quite the journey with its Nexus smartphones in the past five years. It all started in January 2010…

Nexus 4 is no longer sold on Google Play

Nexus 4 is no longer sold on Google Play

posted: 01 Nov 2013, 06:20

The Google Nexus 5 has finally arrived yesterday, on the very day of Halloween, but what some of you might not have realized is that along with its appearance on the Google Play store…

Google Nexus 5 vs Nexus 4, Samsung Galaxy Nexus: specs comparison

Google Nexus 5 vs Nexus 4, Samsung Galaxy Nexus: specs comparison

posted: 31 Oct 2013, 13:08

At last, the seemingly endless flurry of leaks and speculations has come to a halt as the Google Nexus 5 is finally official! And the smartphone is not looking bad at all now that we have its hardware and software specs...

Should you upgrade to the Google Nexus 5 (or not)

Should you upgrade to the Google Nexus 5 (or not)

posted: 31 Oct 2013, 13:04

Well, well, well, so you have an "old" Nexus 4, and you're wondering if it's worth the effort to make a switch to the new Nexus 5? Well, the fact that the newer device has a technological advantage is more than indisputable, but for some...

Best Google Nexus 5 alternatives

Best Google Nexus 5 alternatives

posted: 31 Oct 2013, 13:03

The newly-announced Nexus 5 is surely a big deal. While it's not necessarily an achievement of technology or engineering, its super-affordable price and stock Android OS do make it one very exciting proposition...

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