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Nexus 7 users to enjoy landscape mode with Android 4.1.2 update

Nexus 7 users to enjoy landscape mode with Android 4.1.2 update

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Google is pushing out the latest version of Android to Nexus 7 users on Tuesday, Android 4.1.2, the company has confirmed. In a note on the Android Google Group that details these things, Jean-Baptiste M. "JBQ" Queru, the Technical Lead for the Android... >>

Google Nexus 7 tablet 3G version imminent

Google Nexus 7 tablet 3G version imminent

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The Google Nexus 7 could be about to get even more awesome after reports suggestin a 3G version of the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean tablet is being prepped.  According to MoDaCo: “Asus is currently ramping production in preparation for launch in around... >>

Nexus 7 gets USB drive support thanks to new app

Nexus 7 gets USB drive support thanks to new app

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The Google Nexus 7 now has the ability to support USB drives, thanks to a new app available now from the Google Play store. The lack of innovation that meant consumers were unable to transfer files from flash storage drives and SD cards had proved a deterrent... >>

Nexus 7 16GB sold out after customers shun Google's cloud service

Nexus 7 16GB sold out after customers shun Google's cloud service

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Customers can no longer order the 16GB Nexus 7 from the Google Play store after demand for the device surpassed the number available.  Any orders made via Google’s online store up to 20 July will be fulfilled, but any customers who try to place an... >>

Nexus 7 delays after delivery address debacle

Nexus 7 delays after delivery address debacle

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Some customers who have ordered the Nexus 7 may be in for a longer wait than anticipated after it emerged an issue had arisen with incomplete delivery addresses. According to Expert Reviews, customers who were initially told by email that their tablet... >>

Android 4.1: Jelly Bean
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Android 4.1: Jelly Bean

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Android 4.1, known as Jelly Bean to its friends, isn't the huge step change that its predecessor was. Where Ice Cream Sandwich ushered in button-less controls and a change in look and feel to Android, Jelly Bean is much more of an incremental update.... >>

No Google Nexus 7 delays, stock holding to ensure unified release

No Google Nexus 7 delays, stock holding to ensure unified release

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Talk of delays to the Google Nexus 7 appear wide of the mark after Pocket-lint spoke to Google, which said it remained on target for a mid-July release. A document entitled “Google Nexus 7 Tablet Launch Update” leaked on the internet instructed stores... >>

Nexus 7 review
4.5 stars

Nexus 7 review

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We have a love-hate relationship with the Android tablet. You can see it written across the pages of Pocket-lint, through numerous reviews. Do it right and the Android tablet is a wonderful companion. Do it wrong, and it's an awkward shoehorning of the... >>

Pocket-lint Podcast #91 - Nintendo 3DS XL, Canon EOS 650D and Google Nexus 7

Pocket-lint Podcast #91 - Nintendo 3DS XL, Canon EOS 650D and Google Nexus 7

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Episode 91 of the Pocket-lint Podcast is somewhat special in that we don't look at the major news stories this week. Instead, the team examines some of the products it has been reviewing, and reveals more than you might already have read. Up for scrutiny... >>

Amazon Kindle Fire 2 to take on Google Nexus 7 with improved display and thinner build

Amazon Kindle Fire 2 to take on Google Nexus 7 with improved display and thinner build

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Amazon's next Kindle Fire will be much improved over its predecessor, claim sources in the know. Faced with new competition in the shape of the Google Nexus 7 - and, potentially, the much-touted mini iPad - the Kindle Fire 2 will feature a higher resolution... >>