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Google’s $50 discount on the Nexus 5X will expire on February 12

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0 Back in mid-January, Google announced that it is permanently slashing Nexus 5X prices by $30. Shortly after, the company announced a second round of price cuts, this time, a heftier $50 one. When Google slashed Nexus 5X prices for the second time, we assumed that this is a permanent price cut. Unfortunately, however, it turns out that we were ... Read More »

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

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0 Watching the new X-Files miniseries? No suprise, considering some of you have spent the better part of the past 14 years waiting for Moulder and Scully to return to duty. The new six-part miniseries comes back on track strong, merging the very relevant painpoint of government surveillance with the always fascinating subjects of the extraterrestrial and paranormal. I WANT ... Read More »

Google to develop Nexus devices entirely in-house as Apple does with the iPhone

Share1Share1Share0Share0Share0Share0           Google could be planning to alter the management of its much-vaunted Nexus line of smartphones and tablets. Celebrated throughout the consumer market for their running of stock Android, generally competitive price points and ease in which they can be modified, the Nexus brand has been the cornerstone of Android’s continued growth since inception. Where ... Read More »

Report: Google plans to take an ‘Apple-like’ approach to the Nexus line

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0 Google’s Nexus line has been constantly changing ever since its inception. Are Nexus devices aimed at the high-end market, budget-friendly crowd, or somewhere in between? That’s sort of the beauty of it all, really, as each Nexus phone is different in its own way. This is thanks in part to OEM partnerships. Google has reached out to Samsung, Motorola, ... Read More »

Google may have chosen the creator of its new Nexus phones

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0                     The Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X only emerged back in September, so it’s likely that we’re many months off seeing 2016’s Nexus phones, but we’re already hearing whispers about who might be making them. According to a post on Weibo by Mocha RQ, HTC is in line to make ... Read More »

HTC Rumored to be Working on the Next Nexus Smartphones

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer HTC was the first company to adopt Google’s Android operating system and even manufactured several Nexus devices for Google such as the Nexus One, Nexus 5, and Nexus 9. But in recent years, the responsibility of designing and manufacturing the Nexus devices have been passed on to other company’s such as LG and Huawei. HTC has also ... Read More »

First Snapdragon 820 phone, golden Nexus 6P, and Galaxy S7 specs: weekly news roundup

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0 Once again, it is time for our weekly news round-up, where we put the most interesting stories from the past seven days for anyone who needs to catch up. The past week went under the auspices of the CES 2016 expo, which we covered extensively, and, despite that mobile announcements were few and far between, Qualcomm presented its next ... Read More »

January Android security Nexus updates on the way

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0    Google seems to be making good on its continued promise of monthly security updates, which is more than can be said for some OEMs. Although the factory images aren’t quite up yet, the first Android security patch of the New Year should be heading our way later today. According to Sprint’s software support page for the Nexus 5, ... Read More »

Best Android phones (January 2015)

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0 With Android thoroughly dominating the mobile industry, picking the best Android smartphones is almost synonymous with choosing the best smartphones, period. But while Android phones have few real opponents on other platforms, internal competition is incredibly fierce. From sleek devices that impress with premium design, to powerhouses brimming with features, to all-around great devices, and affordable phones that punch above ... Read More »

Gold Nexus 6P Special Edition selling on eBay for $2000

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0When the Gold colored Nexus 6P Special Edition finally landed in Japan on the 12th, it immediately sold out. Within 24 hours however, it was back in stock and has been readily available for anyone interested here to purchase at their leisure. In our piece, it was suggested, in an almost comedic fashion, that keen sellers on eBay might seek ... Read More »