iFixit Teardown Reveals What’s Inside The Google Nexus 5

The folks at iFixit have done it again! The Nexus 5,Google new flagship smartphone gets the iFixit teardown treatment.According to iFixit,the teardown was pretty smooth thanks to a modular design,mild adhesive holds and standardized screws.They gave the phone a repairability score of 8 out of 10,the only downside being the front glass and LCD. Head over…


Next Version Of Android To Retain Jelly Bean Name

Artem Russakovskii of Android Police has uncovered some credible evidence regarding the next version of Android.The evidence shows that the next version of Android as 4.3 bearing the build number JWR23B,which suggests that the update will retain the Jelly Bean name. The build number appeared on Android Police’s server logs from an IP that was traced back…


Screenshots Of Google Play 4.0 Leak

Earlier,we had heard rumors about a full redesign of the Google Play Store but it now seems that a redesign is definitely in the works.Googler Eileen Rivera posted a screenshot of the latest version of the Google Play store on her Google+ account.Also, if you look at the screenshot above you can see that there is…


Samsung Made Google Nexus 10 Leaks;1.7Ghz Dual Core Exynos 5250,Android 4.2, 2560 x 1600 resolution

A couple of photos of the Google Nexus 10 tablet have been leaked by BriefMobile.The device is said to be coming with Android 4.2(Jelly Bean),dual-core Exynos 5250 processor clocked at 1.7GHz,2GB RAM,Mali-T604 GPU,5MP rear camera,LED flash,16GB storage,NFC and a 10.1 inch screen with a resolution of 2560 x 1600 at 289.9 pixels-per-inch.Judging from the screenshots,BriefMobile also…


Google Holding Android Event On October 29

Google is sending out invites for an Android event scheduled to take place on October 29th at New York.It seems that Google is finally gearing up for the release of the next Nexus phone,supposedly called the “LG Nexus 4“.We have already seen a lot of leaks and even a full review of the Nexus 4 but…


Android Distribution Charts Updated–ICS Now On 23.7% Of All Android Devices,Gingerbread Still Dominant

It’s October and as expected,Google has updated their Android distributions charts,giving us some insight about the latest figures.The latest charts show that the ageing Android 2.3(Gingerbread) is still on 55.8% of all Android devices while Ice Cream Sandwich has climbed from last month’s 20.8% to 23.7%.On the other hand,Android 4.1(Jelly Bean)–the latest and greatest Android OS,has slowly…


Jelly Bean Rolling Out To Verizon Galaxy Nexus

The wait has finally ended! Users of the Verizon Galaxy Nexus will be receiving the much awaited Jelly Bean update soon. Verizon has updated it’s support docs which detail the new features and enhancements that will be coming with the update.The update,which is 146.6MB in size,will bring up the build number to JR003O. So,what are you guys waiting…


ASUS To Launch Nexus 7 3G in 6 Weeks

According to a “well placed” insider of Modaco,ASUS is planning to launch a 3G variant of the Nexus 7.The device is currently in the works and will be launched in about 6 weeks.Modaco also claims that there will be no changes to the hardware. A 3G Nexus 7 would be really useful to people who are constantly on…


Motorola’s Bootloader Unlock Page Goes Live

After numerous user requests and online petitions,Motorola has finally unveiled it’s bootloader unlocking tool.The tool currently supports the Photon Q, RAZR developer edition and XOOM tablet.The process involves installing the Android SDK,sending the Device ID to Motorola,the fastboot utility and Motorola’s USB drivers.Motorola has also stated that unlocking the bootloader will render the warranty void.Other manufacturers like HTC and Sony…


Jelly Bean Rolling Out To Motorola Xoom

Motorola has started pushing out Android 4.1 a.k.a Jelly Bean to all Motorola Xoom owners.The update brings up the build number to JRO03H and updates the Android version to 4.1.1.It also brings in the usual Jelly Bean goodies like a butter smooth UI,Google Now and more. The update can be downloaded Over The Air(OTA).