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...
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Does Google really need a Nexus 5? The company already unveiled a version of Samsung’s popular Galaxy S4 smartphone running stock Android during Google I/O, and reports suggest a new version of the HTC One running stock Android will soon be released. While recent analyses suggest Nexus devices aren’t big sellers for Google - Nexus 4 sales reportedly totaled just 375,000...
(22 days ago)
Today the folks at Hisense and NVIDIA have formally introduced the world to the Hisense Sero 7 tablet family, machines that work with specifications ready to take on the likes of the ASUS-made Nexus 7 straight from Google. The Google Nexus 7 works with the same processor as the Pro version of the Sero 7, ...
(27 days ago)
LG may just have revealed its second Nexus 4 variant, the long-anticipated white model, but the company isn’t working with Google on the “Nexus 5″ according to the VP of LG Europe. “The Nexus 4 was a great success despite the production problems for us and Google” exec Won Kim told All About Phones; “However,” ...
(22 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...
(4 months and 7 days ago)
If you've ordered the 16GB version of the white Google Nexus 4 in the past couple of days, you may have received a notification that your order is being intercepted and returned to sender. No word on what the cause could be, and the only information from Google at this point is that it is aware of the issue. The Google Nexus 4 in white was announced on May 28, and became...
(15 days ago)
Google’s Android and Chrome boss Sundar Pichai confirmed that Google has no plans to abandon its Nexus program. The executive confirmed at the AllThingsD: D11 conference on Thursday that Google will continue to make dedicated Nexus hardware with its manufacturing partners. He noted that the idea of the Nexus program was to not only “guide the ecosystem,” but also to push...
(20 days ago)
With the announcement of a stock Android Galaxy S 4 and a just-announced HTC One Google Edition, many people are fearing that Google is quietly shutting down the Nexus program and will simply just put stock Android on a few devices. However, Google’s Sundar Pichai says that the Nexus program will continue, and we should ...
(20 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...
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Google's Nexus 7 is nearly a year old and likely due for a refresh but didn't make an appearance at Google I/O. Based on a Bluetooth certification this week, it looks like a new Nexus 7 with Android 4.3 is on the way.
(21 days ago)
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