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Nexus 6 review: Highly accomplished, but a bit of a handful
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Nexus 6 review: Highly accomplished, but a bit of a handful

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There's a certain mystique surrounding Nexus devices, a certain je ne sais quoi that often sees the Nexus elevated to the status of the Android Supreme Being. Previous generations of Nexus smartphones and tablets have always brought bang for your buck:... >>

Exclusive MSN apps for Windows Phone now available for iOS and Android

Exclusive MSN apps for Windows Phone now available for iOS and Android

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Microsoft runs a bunch of internet websites and services and apps under the MSN brand, and it is now attempting to make some of those MSN products cross-platform and mobile. The company has announced that it is "completing" a cross-platform vision by... >>

Should I buy a Nexus 6?

Should I buy a Nexus 6?

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Should I buy a Nexus 6? That's the question a lot of people will be asking as they try to decide where to focus their smartphone attentions for the next year. We've been living with the Nexus 6 and will shortly be publishing out full review. There may... >>

Waiting for Lollipop? Here's how to give your phone an Android 5.0 makeover right now

Waiting for Lollipop? Here's how to give your phone an Android 5.0 makeover right now

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If you're waiting for Lollipop to arrive on your device, here's a really quick way to give your smartphone an Android 5.0 Lollipop makeover. Android 5.0 Lollipop is slowly making its way to smartphones the world over. If you're not the owner of a Nexus... >>

Z Launcher Beta for Android: Nokia may be onto a winner

Z Launcher Beta for Android: Nokia may be onto a winner

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Nokia recently launched its N1 Android tablet, showing the world that the sale of its mobile arm to Microsoft wasn't to be its end. While it agreed not to make phones anymore it is still going to be on smartphones thanks to its own launcher, the Z Launcher.... >>

Nokia reveals Android iPad mini: Nokia N1 tablet looks gorgeous but familiar

Nokia reveals Android iPad mini: Nokia N1 tablet looks gorgeous but familiar

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Nokia has just revealed its N1 Android tablet with Intel 64-bit innards and a look very similar to the iPad mini. The Nokia N1 is a 7.9-inch tablet with the same zero-air-gap display that Nokia's phones were loved for. It's also a 4:3 ratio, just like... >>

10 reasons to ditch the Apple iPhone for Android

10 reasons to ditch the Apple iPhone for Android

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It's a controversial topic, like asking a football fan to change teams. But when you're team has more money than anyone else in the league and it's still not innovating or entertaining, is changing team all that bad? Apple hasn't really been innovating... >>

Great Scott! LG confirms Android 5.0 Lollipop update for LG G3 starting this week

Great Scott! LG confirms Android 5.0 Lollipop update for LG G3 starting this week

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LG has confirmed that the LG G3 Android 5.0 Lollipop update will be starting this week, making it the fastest manufacturer to offer the update. The rollout will start in Poland. It comes as quite a surprise, as we're yet to see the global rollout of updates... >>

Nexus 9 review: The cutting edge of Android tablets
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Nexus 9 review: The cutting edge of Android tablets

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The Nexus 9 is Google's new tablet, launching with a new version of Android - Lollipop - and bringing 64-bit hardware and software with it. It pushes the aged Nexus 10 aside and also sees the departure of the Nexus 7, sitting between the two and partnering... >>

Nexus 9 hands-on: Your next Nexus tablet

Nexus 9 hands-on: Your next Nexus tablet

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Google calls the Nexus 9 a tablet for mover and makers, perhaps an indicator that the new Nexus tablet is going to be pitched at productivity, rather than just portable entertainment. Built by HTC, the Nexus 9 breaks new ground for Android with a 4:3... >>

Sky+ app upgrade allows you to fling photos to your TV

Sky+ app upgrade allows you to fling photos to your TV

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Sky has announced an update to its Sky+ app to work with Sky+ HD boxes. The latest software will enhance the service beyond a portal to TV and movies allowing you to make your TV smart using the app. The new Sky+ app update will allow users to fling images... >>

New Android Lollipop screens confirm Flappy Android Easter egg, 3 Nov release for Nexus 7 also tipped

New Android Lollipop screens confirm Flappy Android Easter egg, 3 Nov release for Nexus 7 also tipped

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It won't be long before Android 5.0 Lollipop starts to roll out, not just for Google's own new devices, on which it will be pre-installed, but for the existing Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 tablets, it has been revealed. In addition, a stack of new screengrabs... >>

This $250,000 Savelli Android phone makes Vertu look like pocket money

This $250,000 Savelli Android phone makes Vertu look like pocket money

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Got $250,000 to spare? Then you might want to consider buying a jewel-encrusted Android phone from Savelli.Savelli makes expensive phones with 18-carat gold casings encrusted with diamonds, sapphires, or emeralds. You can also add other luxury finishes... >>

Android 5.0 Lollipop: Everything you need to know

Android 5.0 Lollipop: Everything you need to know

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Google has announced Android 5.0 Lollipop, making its debut on the new Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 devices. This latest iteration comes a year after Android KitKat was released. Initially announced at Google I/O, the Android L Developer Preview has been live... >>

Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 officially announced, debuts Android 5.0 Lollipop

Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 officially announced, debuts Android 5.0 Lollipop

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Google has officially announced the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9, the latest in the line of pure Google devices. Announced without fanfare via a post on the company's blog, the new devices bring with them a new version of Android, known as Android 5.0 Lollipop.... >>

What does Android L stand for? Lollipop or liquorice?

What does Android L stand for? Lollipop or liquorice?

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Google is getting ready to unleash its latest Android L operating system, but what in the heck does the L actually stand for? Although there have been many leaks and reports and likely even a lot of misinformation about the latest sweets-themed OS name,... >>

Larry Ellison retires as Oracle's CEO, will stay on as CTO

Larry Ellison retires as Oracle's CEO, will stay on as CTO

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Oracle's chief executive officer is retiring. Lawrence J. Ellison, more commonly known as Larry Ellison, has announced he will step down as head of the company he founded in 1977. He turned 70 last month, and Oracle revealed he will now take on a new... >>

Google unveils Android One $105 smartphones in India

Google unveils Android One $105 smartphones in India

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Google has officially launched the Android One platform in India, looking to expand its reach with more affordable devices in emerging markets. Targeting India for the launch - which already has a huge smartphone user base - the phones will come from... >>

Vine and Evernote are among first Android apps for Chrome OS to land in Web Store

Vine and Evernote are among first Android apps for Chrome OS to land in Web Store

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The first Android apps for Chromebook are now available. Android apps like Duolingo, Evernote, Sight Words, and Vine have landed in the Chrome Web Store, essentially making your Chromebook more of an 'on-the-go' machine than you ever thought possible:... >>

HTC Nexus X tablet shown with 192-core Nvidia 64-bit Tegra K1 processor

HTC Nexus X tablet shown with 192-core Nvidia 64-bit Tegra K1 processor

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The new Nexus X tablet, made by HTC, has leaked showing its 64-bit Nvidia Tegra K1 innards. The tablets appeared on a CPU-Z report running the Tegra K1 Denver at 2.5GHz. The chip was previously rumoured to appear on HTC's Nexus tablet. This processor... >>

Archos shows off several Android and Windows-based devices, ahead of IFA 2014

Archos shows off several Android and Windows-based devices, ahead of IFA 2014

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Archos has once again unveiled a cluster of new products all at once, including smartphones, tablets, and connected objects. All of these new gadgets will be on display at IFA 2014 in Berlin next month. Starting off with smartphones, Archos has introduced... >>

Tesla Model S update to use iPhone Touch ID as key and remote start

Tesla Model S update to use iPhone Touch ID as key and remote start

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Tesla is reportedly going to allow iPhone owners to use their device's fingerprint recognition Touch ID sensor as a key. This will mean unlocking and even starting the electric car remotely from the phone. The Tesla Model S already has an iPhone app which... >>

This credit card sized mobile charger gives you 5 hours more talk time

This credit card sized mobile charger gives you 5 hours more talk time

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Running out of battery on your smartphone is almost inevitable these days, which is why there are so many mobile charger options. But all of them take up room making carrying them awkward, until now with the TravelCard. Start-up company, Go Design has... >>

Kid-optimised version of YouTube could be in the works

Kid-optimised version of YouTube could be in the works

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Tech companies are always looking for ways to expand their userbase. Last year was all about tackling emerging markets with low-end versions of high-end devices, while year it could be all about...children. According to report published by The Information on... >>

Ignore No More app locks a child’s phone if they refuse to pick-up parent’s call

Ignore No More app locks a child’s phone if they refuse to pick-up parent’s call

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A Texan mother and former soldier has come up with an app to stop her child ignoring her calls. And it's now available for anyone. The Ignore No More app allows parents to disable their child's phone if they're not answering calls or texts. The child... >>