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Latest Google Nexus 7 video displays Jelly Bean features

Latest Google Nexus 7 video displays Jelly Bean features

posted: 01 Aug 2012, 03:01

The latest video for Google Nexus 7 users has been released by the gang at Mountain View and it focuses on some of the new features available for the ASUS built tablet such as Face Unlock with the extra blink security...

New video shows Google Now on the Nexus 7

New video shows Google Now on the Nexus 7

posted: 31 Jul 2012, 15:56

We've already seen 5 other "how-to" videos from Google to ease new users into life with their new Nexus 7 tablet. First, there was the general startup video, how to set up your homescreen, and overviews of Google Apps, the Play Store, and Google+...

Google shows off Hangouts on Nexus 7

Google shows off Hangouts on Nexus 7

posted: 31 Jul 2012, 15:33

After the first three videos, we weren't sure what Google would have in store for more of the "how-to" videos, but it seems that the killer feature of Google+ is up next: Hangouts. If you were to check around at all of the things Google...

16GB Google Nexus 7 back in stock

16GB Google Nexus 7 back in stock

posted: 31 Jul 2012, 03:34

Google might have envisioned the success of its Nexus 7 tablet, but still it was swiped away with demand and couldn’t catch up - it has been nearly two weeks for Google and Asus…

Instapaper sees surge in downloads since launch of Google Nexus 7

Instapaper sees surge in downloads since launch of Google Nexus 7

posted: 29 Jul 2012, 22:00

Ever since the Google Nexus 7 was launched, the number of downloads for the Instapaper app in the Google Play Store has jumped by an unearthly 600%; the app allows users to save images from their browser for reading later,...

Most Nexus devices get Jelly Bean factory images

Most Nexus devices get Jelly Bean factory images

posted: 27 Jul 2012, 19:59

Just a few weeks ago the source code for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean hit the Android Open Source Project, which started the influx of custom ROMs for the Jelly Bean-capable Nexus devices. Now, just in case you've had any troubles with a custom...

As expected, new Nexus 7 video shows off Google Play Store

As expected, new Nexus 7 video shows off Google Play Store

posted: 27 Jul 2012, 16:44

After seeing the new how-to videos that Google has released for the Nexus 7, first the general how-to about getting started with your new tablet, then the how-to about using various Google Apps, we knew that there would be another...

Google Nexus 7 was planned to have a rear camera

Google Nexus 7 was planned to have a rear camera

posted: 27 Jul 2012, 03:17

The Google Nexus 7 tablet arrives with an extremely affordable $199 price for the basic 8GB model, and one shortcut Google had to take to arrive at that is the rear camera…

Carphone Warehouse kicks off Nexus 7 sales on Friday

Carphone Warehouse kicks off Nexus 7 sales on Friday

posted: 25 Jul 2012, 06:31

The Google Nexus 7 is probably the greatest thing to happen to tablets after the iPad - it brought high-end specs to affordable slates and emphasized quality despite the low price…

The Google Nexus 7 display is good, but far from perfect, research shows

The Google Nexus 7 display is good, but far from perfect, research shows

posted: 25 Jul 2012, 06:18

As if we didn't know already, the screen on the Google Nexus 7 tablet has its flaws, although it seems to be a pretty good both on paper and at a glance, yet a recent research that analyzed the Nexus 7 screen in...

Google produced video shows new owners how to use Google Nexus 7

Google produced video shows new owners how to use Google Nexus 7

posted: 24 Jul 2012, 13:07

Unsure about how to begin using your new Google Nexus 7 tablet? Check out this video produced by Google which in a matter of seconds explains everything you need to know to start having fun with your new Android tablet...

Google Nexus 7 usage picks up momentum at impressive rates

Google Nexus 7 usage picks up momentum at impressive rates

posted: 24 Jul 2012, 03:04

The Google Nexus 7 tablet is one hot little piece of gadgetry, the demand for which has been so ahead of the supply that third-party retailers and Google itself ran out of stock in a matter of days after the device's launch. It...

Googler pops the question to girlfriend with Nexus 7

Googler pops the question to girlfriend with Nexus 7

posted: 23 Jul 2012, 18:18

Google is turning up the heat when it comes to making the Nexus 7 tug on your heartstrings. Earlier today it released the first commercial for the slate that featured a father and son camping...

Google posts first Nexus 7 video commercial

Google posts first Nexus 7 video commercial

posted: 23 Jul 2012, 06:43

The Google Nexus 7 tablet is definitely among the most popular gadgets - the 16GB version of the tablet disappeared from the Play Store due to high demand…

16GB Google Nexus 7 gone like the wind from Google Play Store

16GB Google Nexus 7 gone like the wind from Google Play Store

posted: 22 Jul 2012, 00:22

While the 8GB model of the Google Nexus 7 is still available from the Google Play Store, the 16GB variant has been sold out and is listed as 'coming soon'; most potential buyers of the device favor the 16GB model because of...

Father of Linux gives Google Nexus 7 a thumbs up, OEM Android skins a thumbs down

Father of Linux gives Google Nexus 7 a thumbs up, OEM Android skins a thumbs down

posted: 21 Jul 2012, 11:40

Linus Torvalds, as you might know, is the father of Linux which is the bottom building block for Android and has an opinion on the new ASUS built Google Nexus 7; Torvalds also has an interesting take...

Gameloft announces 10 of its best titles are now specifically optimized for Google's Nexus 7 tablet

Gameloft announces 10 of its best titles are now specifically optimized for Google's Nexus 7 tablet

posted: 20 Jul 2012, 09:04

Gameloft issued a press release that 10 of its best games have been optimized for show on Google's value-for-money Nexus 7 tablet. The slate sports a 7" display with very good pixel...

Google Nexus 7 light bleeding issue being reported

Google Nexus 7 light bleeding issue being reported

posted: 20 Jul 2012, 06:25

And the latest flaw to plague the Google Nexus 7 tablet is a pretty annoying display backlight issue visible regardless of the lighting conditions. The problem was brought up by Twitter user faux123, who noticed that light was bleeding...

Asus explains why the Google Nexus 7 has no rear camera, answer does not surprise

Asus explains why the Google Nexus 7 has no rear camera, answer does not surprise

posted: 20 Jul 2012, 04:58

The Google Nexus 7 does not have a main camera, and that should come as no surprise since the Tegra 3-powered 7-incher starts at $199 for its 8GB version. In fact, keeping the tablet's cost down was...

Analyst cuts forecast of Amazon Kindle Fire sales because of Google Nexus 7 and mini Apple iPad

Analyst cuts forecast of Amazon Kindle Fire sales because of Google Nexus 7 and mini Apple iPad

posted: 19 Jul 2012, 21:53

When the Google Nexus 7 was introduced, the first thought on everyone's mind was that this tablet could be a "Kindle-Fire" killer; sure enough, Cowen analyst Kevin Kopelman has cut his...

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