Google Pixel Phones : Yet Another Shot in the Dark?

Google Pixel Phones : Yet Another Shot in the Dark?

It’s hardly a secret anymore that Google is going to launch the Pixel smartphones later today at their annual event along with a host of other hardware products such as Google Home, an upgraded Chromecast and DayDream VR. There are two Pixel smartphones slated to launch today. The Pixel brand was something that Google used for its top of the […]

 
     
 
 

HTC’s Upcoming “Sailfish” Smartphone Revealed in a Render Video

HTC’s Upcoming “Sailfish” Smartphone Revealed in a Render Video    

Google, along with its hardware comrade – HTC is all set to reveal their new Nexus/Pixel branded smartphones possibly next month. While we do already know quite a bit about them, a clear glance into what materials and design HTC is going to opt for was uncertain. Today, however, thanks to the good folks at Android Authority and Twitter personality […]

     
 
 

Google is Reportedly Launching New Pixel-Branded Phones and 4K Chromecast on October 4th

Google is Reportedly Launching New Pixel-Branded Phones and 4K Chromecast on October 4th

Rumors and leaks have been pouring in bulk as we approach Google’s annual Nexus season where they announce new hardware which includes phones, tablets and what not. Today, however, we finally might have an exact date for the event. According to Android Police, Google is reportedly planning to hold the conference on October 4th, almost a month after Apple unveils […]

     
 
 

Google’s New “In-Apps” Feature Integrates Third-Party Apps With Its Search

Google’s New “In-Apps” Feature Integrates Third-Party Apps With Its Search

Google is currently on an escapade for integrating and converging third-party services into its ever-growing search platform. The attempt initially commenced by constantly updating Google Now for soliciting every other application’s alerts and suggestions whether it’s Saavn’s playlists or Todoist tasks. Same goes for their “Inbox” platform which recently gained the ability to recognize incoming Trello and Github emails. Today, […]

     
 
 

Android 7.0 Nougat is Rolling out to Nexus Devices

Android 7.0 Nougat is Rolling out to Nexus Devices

It’s finally here. After months of testing and preview launches, Google is finally rolling out one of the most substantial updates for its mobile operating system – Android 7.0 Nougat for the general public. The over-the-air update will be gradually pushed to existing nexus handsets including the Nexus 6, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus 9, Nexus Player, Pixel C and […]

     
 
 

Alleged Specs of the Bigger HTC Nexus Sibling Codenamed Marlin Leaked

Alleged Specs of the Bigger HTC Nexus Sibling Codenamed Marlin Leaked

Google’s upcoming Nexus phones have been the centre of rumor mills for some time now, and finally there’s some conclusive leak that reveals the make and the specs of the upcoming Nexus devices. As per a new report, the Taiwanese firm HTC which has been facing a sluggish run off late will be making the two Nexus devices this year. […]

     
 
 

New Leak Reveals Specifications for the Upcoming HTC-Built Nexus Codenamed “Sailfish”

New Leak Reveals Specifications for the Upcoming HTC-Built Nexus Codenamed “Sailfish”

It is quite established that the upcoming Nexus devices are being manufactured by HTC. The Taiwanese tech giant is expected to showcase not one, but two Nexus-branded smartphones later this year. While we’re still months away from the official announcement, today, a certain leak has revealed what hardware and specifications the smaller of the two handsets will be packing which […]

     
 
 

Google Reportedly Wants to Build its Own Nexus Devices

Google Reportedly Wants to Build its Own Nexus Devices

Although Android rules the roost when it comes to global mobile OS market share, Google has very little control over the affairs. For instance, the update process in an Android powered phone is something that Google has no control over, they just finalize the update after which it is at the sole discretion of the OEM or the carriers on […]

     
 
 

The “Pure Android is Best” Myth

The “Pure Android is Best” Myth

“What’s so special about it? There are no good photo editing effects and no beauty mode for the selfie camera! And I have to download Facebook, WhatsApp and Twitter on it again!” That was the rather plaintive complaint of an acquaintance who had invested in a Nexus device a few days ago. He said he had purchased it because everyone […]