Google's Sundar Pichai is either sandbagging or hasn't much to say. Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) has its big annual event coming up. Will there be new releases of the BYOD-fodder: Nexus 4, Nexus 5, or Nexus 7? What about the much-whispered Google smartwatch? Expectations are high and rumors are rife. However, the SVP for Android, Chrome and Google Apps seems to be telling us not to...
(12 days ago)
If you are expecting a) the Motorola X to be introduced at Google I/O, b) it to be -- essentially -- Google's next Nexus device, and c) it to blaze a trail with innovative, exciting new features, don...
(2 months and 26 days ago)
Nexus tablet device sales remain a bit nebulous, since Google doesn't give out specific numbers around them. But industry watchers, and Benedict Evans in particular, often try to pierce the veil to find out where the Nexus brand stands compared to the rest of the industry when it comes to sales. The Nexus 10, it seems, probably pales in comparison to most.
(1 month and 7 days ago)
It’s not only Apple rolling out iOS 6.1.1 to iPhone 4S that is making news in the tech world, if latest reports are to be believed, Google is also playing its part by rolling out Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update for its Nexus devices, including the GSM Galaxy Nexus handset and both Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 tablets.
(3 months and 12 days ago)
The white LG Nexus 4 is walking the rumorland since January this year, but it appears lately the smartphone isn't even trying to hide from the public. The Snow White Nexus 4 was showcased in Dubai and there is a video to prove it. It appears the Nexus 4 was the same as its black sibling, running on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. If the video is not enough for you to prove a white...
(10 days ago)
The popular Google Nexus 4 was built by LG and, apart from the early manufacturing mishap, the Korean manufacturer seems to have done its job with the smartphone pretty well. Rumors of the next generation Nexus smartphone are already growing thick and fast and, according to a report from Korea Times, Google has given the task of building the Nexus 5 to LG. The report claims...
(22 days ago)
The Nexus 7 dock finally arrives in the Google Play store but quickly sold out in the US. Chrome Beta for Android is faster and uses less wireless data. Samsung's Galaxy S 4 is nearly here: My thoughts on what to expect.
(2 months and 18 days ago)
Surely by now we've all seen the latest addition to Instagram, the long awaited website. What did you think of the turn out? Was it what you expected? To be perfectly honest, I had no idea what to expect. My hope was that they would create some sort of a nice grid layout. To my surprise, they did not. As a long time interface designer, I wanted to test my skills and design...
(2 months and 13 days ago)
Google has started rolling out the Android 4.2.2 update for its Nexus devices, as reported by several users online. The update is currently being rolled out the GSM variant of the Galaxy Nexus, the Nexus 7 and the Nexus 10. As usual, there is no official change log from Google, other than the 'improves performance and stability' note you get before updating. However, it is...
(3 months and 13 days ago)
Shortly after its tablet siblings got the treatment, the Nexus 4 also received its fix of Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean. The update is currently seeding to Nexus 4 smartphones over the air. Along with the changes which the update brought to the Nexus family of tablets, Android 4.2.2 has added a unique wireless charging and low battery sound to the latest Google smartphone. The...
(3 months and 11 days ago)
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