Google’s Motorola built Nexus 6 benchmarked
Aug26

Google’s Motorola built Nexus 6 benchmarked

Google is expected to announce a new Nexus 8 tablet built by HTC and a new Nexus 6 smartphone built by Motorola when the company launches Android L in the fall. The Nexus 6 will of course be the first smartphone to pack the L release of Android and today it has been revealed in a benchmark, revealing it to be a powerhouse handset. We also learned a little bit more about Android L along the way. The Nexus 6 will be built by Google’s...

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LG to give the old G2 Android L
Aug23

LG to give the old G2 Android L

LG announced the G3 flagship a couple of months ago and delivered one of the very best smartphones currently available, a tour de force of performance and design.However, it was no fluke as the company has been quietly building to the overall quality of the G3 with previous flagships, such as the LG G2. The company has today confirmed that its older flagship device will be getting the bump to Android L after Google rolls out the new...

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Android KitKat for the ASUS Padfone Infinity and Fonepad Note 6
Aug14

Android KitKat for the ASUS Padfone Infinity and Fonepad Note 6

Asus has updated two of its flagship devices to Android 4.4 KitKat today, giving the Padfone Infinity and Fonepad Note 6 the latest full release of Google's mobile platform. The company rolled out the update today for two of the quirkiest devices in the mobile world. The Padfone Infinity is a flagship bothering smartphone that comes with a tablet dock, locking into a 10-inch screen to double as a fully functional Android slate. It is...

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Android 4.4 KitKat continues steady rise
Aug13

Android 4.4 KitKat continues steady rise

When Google rolled out Android 4.4 KitKat at the end of last year the company was clear that the remit of the version was to bring the platform closer together. The OS was even more streamlined to work on older and underpowered devices, and for the most part Android 4.4 has been a success. Indeed, its usage share grew again through the first week of August according to data that shows which Android versions are the most popular....

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Moto 360 will boast huge battery life
Aug07

Moto 360 will boast huge battery life

We already know a whole lot about the Moto 360 smart watch from Motorola, but we have yet to find out too much about its specs. Motorola unveiled the wearable earlier in the year and since then the company has kept quiet on features, specs, price, and release date. Luckily, the company was a little more generous and has showed off the design of the 360 numerous times, while thanks to Google's Android Wear we know what software it will...

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Android stays as the market leader last quarter in the US
Aug07

Android stays as the market leader last quarter in the US

ComScore's latest figures show that Android continued to be the dominant mobile platform in the US market during the last quarter, although Google's OS did lose some market share. The United States market is arguably the most important as it paints a picture as to what is going on globally, so these figures show Android’s continued popularity. Android's hold on the market continues to be strong as the platform accounts for over half...

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