Google Launching A Re-branded GoogleTV, The NexusTV?

Mashable is citing a report from The Information that Google is getting ready to launch a TV set top box called NexusTV. Take this all with a grain of salt but I do believe that Google hasn’t finished with GoogleTV. This makes sense in re-branding the product to align itself with the Google Nexus family. Mashable…

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Oppo VP Pete Lau May Team Up With Cyanogen Inc To Make New Hardware

The Android world was floored when Steve Kondik of Cyanogenmod fame announced he was taking his ROM and going public with it. There were praises and jeers alike, some approved others didn’t. Shortly thereafter Cyanogenmod Inc. teamed up with device maker Oppo, to install the Cyanogenmod ROM on their handsets. Now both TechnoBuffalo and Engadget…

Nexus 7 And Nexus 10 Kit-Kat Update Today

The Google Android team took to Google+ tonight to announce that Android 4.4 Kit-Kat will be arriving on your Nexus 7 Wi-Fi (2012/2013) and Nexus 10’s tonight! Time to start checking the updates every five minutes folks! The Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 variants with mobile data will soon follow (no solid time given). This…

Android Kit-Kat Now Available For The Verizon Galaxy Nexus

While Google may not be updating the Galaxy Nexus with the newest Android version the development community most certainly is. Over on RootzWiki baldwinguy77 has just released his Kit-Kat ROM for the Verizon variant of the Galaxy Nexus. While the Nexus family hasn’t always been the most stellar in terms of hardware specs, it is…

Moto X Being Discontinued In Favor Of The Moto G?

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Motorola is going to plan B and axing the Moto X in favor of the Moto G. Sales of the Moto X have been disappointing according to research firm Strategy Analytics, roughly 500,000 Moto X phones were sold in the third quarter, after the phone was released in…

Sprint Nexus 5 Already Factory Unlocked

Redditor TotallyOffTopic is reporting that the Sprint version of the Nexus 5 is already factory unlocked. He inserted an AT&T SIM in his Nexus 5 and claims that the phone worked just fine. TotallyOffTopic Just wanted to say this because I’m pretty excited that my 2year contract phone is already unlocked XD. Tried it with AT&T…

Nexus 5 Fonts Pulled From System

Last night we brought you the system sounds from the N5 because we all know how much Android users love to get their mitts on all the new goodies from the flagship Google devices. Today we bring you the fonts all zipped in a nice little package. You can use these fonts with some of…

Android 4.4 Kit-Kat Possible On The Galaxy Nexus?

Thanks to a tip from an eagle eyes Google Plusser  it looks like Android 4.4 Kit-Kat can be a reality on the Galaxy Nexus. Even though Google has chosen not to support the aging device, the community took it on themselves to see if this could work. And it looks like xda-developer member aosp has…