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Google Project Ara conference set for January, plus here's a look at a prototype device

Google Project Ara conference set for January, plus here's a look at a prototype device

By 30 October 2014

Google's Project Ara is a little more real and tangible today, thanks to a demo video and news of a developers conference. The ATAP group behind Project Ara has announced that the second Project ARA Module Developers Conference will take place in Mountain... >>

Motorola Droid Turbo vs Google Nexus 6: What's the difference?

Motorola Droid Turbo vs Google Nexus 6: What's the difference?

By 28 October 2014

The Verizon-exclusive Motorola Droid Turbo is official, and it looks like a powerhouse. You're probably wondering how it compares to the Google Nexus 6, one of the most anticipated devices of the year (also made by Motorola). We've counted the blows,... >>

Google Fit is a Health app-like fitness hub now available for Android devices

Google Fit is a Health app-like fitness hub now available for Android devices

By 28 October 2014

Google has launched an Apple Health-like app. It's called Google Fit. Although Google Fit has existed in some places, such as in Android Wear and the Nexus 9, the general Android version has launched in the Google Play Store. It works on your smartphone... >>

Android 5.0 Lollipop: When is it coming to my phone?

Android 5.0 Lollipop: When is it coming to my phone?

By 28 October 2014

Google has launched Android 5.0 Lollipop, making its debut on the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 devices, announced today.  The new devices will be available from early November 2014, but the real question is when will Android 5.0 Lollipop will appear on your... >>

Which cloud storage service is right for you? iCloud vs Google Drive vs OneDrive vs Dropbox

Which cloud storage service is right for you? iCloud vs Google Drive vs OneDrive vs Dropbox

By 27 October 2014

Although there are tonnes of cloud-storage services out there, hardly anyone will argue that Apple iCloud, Google Drive, Dropbox, and Microsoft OneDrive are among the top players. Each service offers a distinct set of features, along with a variety of... >>

Nexus 9 hands-on: Your next Nexus tablet

Nexus 9 hands-on: Your next Nexus tablet

By 24 October 2014

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... >>

Android Wear state of the nation: New software, new devices

Android Wear state of the nation: New software, new devices

By 24 October 2014

Android Wear so far has been interesting, if not really raising itself to "must have" status. As we knew it would, the pace of change is rapid, with the first generation of devices now almost forgotten. There's been respectable change of step in the past... >>

Android Wear first big update: What's new and different?

Android Wear first big update: What's new and different?

By 23 October 2014

Google has released the first big update to Android Wear, and the software is essentially trying to get rid of your phone. The update includes offline storage for your music, direct Bluetooth pairing, and GPS support. Although these features might not... >>

Google to sell Project Ara smartphone modules through online store

Google to sell Project Ara smartphone modules through online store

By 23 October 2014

Project Ara smartphone modules will sell through a Play Store-like marketplace, where developers can also list their own modular parts for sale, according to a Google executive. Google announced Project Ara in October 2013. It's an effort that will allow... >>

Which is the best movie streaming box for under £100? Fire TV vs Apple TV vs Chromecast and more

Which is the best movie streaming box for under £100? Fire TV vs Apple TV vs Chromecast and more

By 23 October 2014

The rise in the number of media streaming services has been scarily rapid in the last couple of years. There are now so many ways to have movies and TV shows delivered to your home, at a variety of subscriptions and fees, that you could never be found... >>