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You can now custom-order a Nexus “Live case” from Google

Google introduced today the "Live Case" for Nexus devices. This is not your usual case. Google allows you to customize  it by either picking your favorite pictures or map locations. You get to also get a live wallpaper based on that same picture or map. Create your own customized Nexus phone case and see its design ...

PSA: Google is now shipping the Nexus 5X

In case, you haven't pre-ordered the Nexus 5X yet, you should know that you can buy it from the Google Store. Shipping starts on October 22 or later. Along with the US, Canada, UK, Ireland, Korea, India and Japan also have the Marshmallow-powered phone today. The Nexus 5X sports the 1.8GHz Snapdragon 808 processor, ...

Latest leak of the Nexus 5 2015 is the best we’ve seen

Every year, Google releases a new Nexus device. In 2014, they launched the Nexus 6 which is as you know a huge phone and didn't appeal to folks who like smaller phones. Judging from the multitude of rumors about this year's Nexus phone, we may get an updated Nexus 5 aka Nexus 5 2015, possibly made by LG again. ...

PSA: Pre-order the Google Nexus 9 tablet from Best Buy

Just like Amazon, Best Buy has opened the Nexus 9 pre-orders via their website. This is great for those of you who rather just walk in their local Best Buy store and grab it on launch day (or have it sent to them) which is November 3 by the way. Unlike, Amazon, they have the $599 4G LTE model of the tablet. The ...

Nexus 7 sales approaching 1 million per month

Things are looking good for Google and Asus and their 7-inch Nexus 7 tablet. According to a report by the Wall Street Journal, sales of the popular Nexus tablet is quickly approaching 1 million units per month. The insight on sales figures were made public by Asus's Chief Financial Officer David Chang during a ...

Google cancels October 29th Android event due to Hurricane Sandy

Image via Simon Schmitz/Flickr. We're going to have to wait a little longer for Google to announce their latest Nexus devices. The Android event that was supposed to take place on October 29th has now been officially cancelled. The event was cancelled due to weather. As you probably know by now, Hurricane Sandy is ...

Google schedules Android event for October 29th in New York City

Mark your calendars, folks. Google has scheduled an event for October 29th in New York City. This isn't just any event, it's an event related to Android, of course. At this event, it looks like Google will finally be announcing their next Nexus (or Nexuses) device(s). So far, it looks like LG will be the next ...

Check out this upcoming Nexus Android collectible figure

If you're into collecting little Android robot figures, then you're going to love this upcoming collectible from the folks at DYZPlastic. The Nexus collectible, part of the upcoming Series 03 collection, features a Nexus Android in a smokey black translucent body with the full Nexus logo on its front. In addition ...

Heads up: Google Nexus 7 16GB on sale at Walmart

The Nexus 7 is definitely the hottest Android tablet right now. Google Play has been out of it for a week now and other retailers don't even know when they'll get it back. For those of you who wanted to grab the 16GB model, Walmart has it for sale for who know how long. You can either geti it shipped to your home ...

Sprint Galaxy Nexus to get OTA update today, no Jelly Bean in sight

If you a proud owner of the Sprint Galaxy Nexus and cannot wait to update to Jelly Bean, you may have to wait a bit longer. It looks like the handset will be receiving an over-the-air update today which will bring new build L700.FG01. Here are the enhancements: RSSI incidcator modification (signal strength ...

Verizon’s Galaxy Nexus to soon receive OTA update IMM76Q

According to Android Central, the Verizon variant of the Galaxy Nexus is going to be receiving an OTA update with build number IMM76K. We hate to be the bearer of bad news but you will not get Jelly Bean this time around. It looks this will be another ICS-flavored maintenance update that will bring bug fixes, ...

Camera Launcher app adds much-needed function to the Nexus 7

With your Nexus 7 all unwrapped and ready to go, you have probably been wondering about a way to access the camera application. For some reason, Google/ASUS forgot to include a shortcut making a pain in the you-know-what to take snapshots. Some of you were probably forced to install apps like Instagram, Skype or ...

Nexus 7 latest OTA update brought Google Wallet to life

We reported a couple of days ago about the Nexus 7 receiving a new update which brought build JRO03D. Other than the usual performance enhancements, we weren't able to find any other changes. We even thought that the local search feature was going to get yanked but that wasn't the case. Today, Google announced ...

Nexus 7 second update is now available, brings build JRO03D

One of the coolest things about owning a Nexus device is that you receive software updates directly from Google. The Nexus 7 got a new, minor, over-the-air update to build JRO03D; this is the second OTA update that this tablets has received since Google I/O. It measures 859kB and although it didn't take down the ...

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