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Top 5 most disruptive smartphones in the last 10 years

Top 5 most disruptive smartphones in the last 10 years

posted: 13 Sep 2017, 14:00

Now that the iPhone X is almost upon us, it made us wonder more about some of the most disruptive phones that have been released in the last ten years.

Nexus 6 is getting Android 7.1.1 Nougat update once again

Nexus 6 is getting Android 7.1.1 Nougat update once again

posted: 16 Aug 2017, 03:25

Earlier this week, Nexus 6 had started to receive the long-awaited Android 7.1.1 Nougat. The update weighs in at around 370MB and it probably includes one of the latest security patches (July or August)...

Deal: Amazon is selling the Nexus 6 for just $229.99 ($90 off)

Deal: Amazon is selling the Nexus 6 for just $229.99 ($90 off)

posted: 09 Aug 2017, 19:56

For the rest of the day, the Nexus 6 is available for purchase at Amazon for just $229.99, 28% cheaper than the retail price, so you'll be saving $90 if you buy it now...

Google downgrades Nexus 6 phones to Android 7.0 Nougat

Google downgrades Nexus 6 phones to Android 7.0 Nougat

posted: 15 Mar 2017, 18:52

The bad news is after rolling back to Android 7.0 Nougat, none of your apps installed on the Nexus 6 will work any longer, so you will have to perform a factory reset...

March security update for Nexus 6 pulled due to Android Pay issue

March security update for Nexus 6 pulled due to Android Pay issue

posted: 10 Mar 2017, 16:20

The March security update for the Nexus 6 has been pulled by Google. Apparently, those who installed the update found that it breaks SafetyNet, which in turn breaks Android Pay. SafetyNet is an API that checks your phone...

Android 7.1.1 Nougat rolls out to Nexus 6, factory image and OTA files released

Android 7.1.1 Nougat rolls out to Nexus 6, factory image and OTA files released

posted: 06 Jan 2017, 02:25

If you own the Nexus 6 and don't want to wait for the OTA (over the air) rollout, you can simply flash the factory image on your smartphone...

Android 7.1.1 Nougat update for Google Nexus 6 to be released in January

Android 7.1.1 Nougat update for Google Nexus 6 to be released in January

posted: 27 Dec 2016, 14:15

Android 7.1.1 Nougat is probably the last significant software update that the Motorola-made Nexus 6 is getting...

Moto Germany reveals when to expect certain Moto units to receive Android 7.0

Moto Germany reveals when to expect certain Moto units to receive Android 7.0

posted: 07 Dec 2016, 23:29

Moto Deutschland disseminated a tweet on Tuesday that revealed the dates when certain Moto devices are expected to receive the Android 7.0 Nougat update. The Moto Z series receives the update on December...

CyanogenMod 14.1, based on Android 7.1, now available for several more handsets

CyanogenMod 14.1, based on Android 7.1, now available for several more handsets

posted: 18 Nov 2016, 13:15

Based on Android 7.1, CyanogenMod 14.1 is now available for nine more smartphones. The build of Android provided by the latest CyanogenMod ROM is available only to those with the Google Pixel and Google...

Nexus 6 is finally getting the Android 7.0 Nougat update

Nexus 6 is finally getting the Android 7.0 Nougat update

posted: 03 Oct 2016, 20:35

The Android 7.0 Nougat update has been making its way out to Nexus devices for a while now, and has even shipped on the new LG V20, but a couple Nexus devices had been left out because of reported issues with the update. However,...

Google Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 LTE should be updated to Android 7.0 Nougat in the coming weeks

Google Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 LTE should be updated to Android 7.0 Nougat in the coming weeks

posted: 14 Sep 2016, 09:30

The Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 are almost 2 years old, so Android 7.0 Nougat will be their last major OS update...

First update for Android N Developer Preview is rolling out now

First update for Android N Developer Preview is rolling out now

posted: 17 Mar 2016, 21:43

The first update for the Android N Developer Preview is now available either through the flashing of a factory image, or the downloading and installation of an OTA file. The factory images are available for the Nexus 5X (build...

Some Nexus phones having trouble digesting Android N Developer Preview

Some Nexus phones having trouble digesting Android N Developer Preview

posted: 11 Mar 2016, 23:38

Remember that scene in Jurassic Park when Dr. Ian Malcolm, portrayed by Jeff Goldblum, told the Park's creator John Hammond, "Yeah, yeah, but your scientists were so preoccupied with whether or not they could that...

So, Mulder and Scully are using the Nexus 5 and 6 in the new X-Files miniseries!

So, Mulder and Scully are using the Nexus 5 and 6 in the new X-Files miniseries!

posted: 02 Feb 2016, 03:18

Watching the first episode, those among you with a keen eye may have already spotted Mulder and Scully using Nexus phones! More specifically, Duchovny's character rocks the original, two-years-old-and-counting...

Record multiple voice mail greetings with Project Fi's updated app, and decide which one will play

Record multiple voice mail greetings with Project Fi's updated app, and decide which one will play

posted: 19 Jan 2016, 22:21

The Project Fi app, which resides in the Google Play Store, has been updated to add a new feature that makes it easier to record an outgoing voicemail message. You can now record...

Google nixes the Nexus 6 from Google Store

Google nixes the Nexus 6 from Google Store

posted: 08 Dec 2015, 17:04

The Motorola-made Nexus 6 is no longer available to buy via Google Store, but you can still get it from Amazon, Best Buy, and other locations...

Android 6.0.1 adds camera quick launch to Nexus 5, 6, 7, and 9

Android 6.0.1 adds camera quick launch to Nexus 5, 6, 7, and 9

posted: 07 Dec 2015, 17:39

As you should have already seen, the rollout of Android 6.0.1 has begun and the factory images are available for download. It is no surprise that the update adds new emoji, since that info had been leaked before, but the other...

Second-generation Motorola Moto G gets a soak test; T-Mobile's Nexus 6 soon to be updated to Android 6.0

Second-generation Motorola Moto G gets a soak test; T-Mobile's Nexus 6 soon to be updated to Android 6.0

posted: 20 Nov 2015, 14:58

It just seems endless. No sooner did we report on all of the phones that were updated to Lollipop, then we start the cycle all over again with Marshmallow. And once all of...

Android 6.0 rollout announced and factory images live for Nexus 5, 6, 7, 9, and Nexus Player

Android 6.0 rollout announced and factory images live for Nexus 5, 6, 7, 9, and Nexus Player

posted: 05 Oct 2015, 12:50

Today is the day that Google promised the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update to start rolling out to Nexus users and while we have yet to hear about over-the-air (OTA) updates hitting devices,...

Deal: Google Nexus 6 brand new and unlocked for $299

Deal: Google Nexus 6 brand new and unlocked for $299

posted: 01 Oct 2015, 09:05

With a suggested retail price of $650, you can now grab the Nexus 6 new & unlocked for just $299...

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