Hands-on: Android 5.0 Lollipop new apps and features [VIDEO]

Oct 18th - We went hands-on with the new Android 5.0 Lollipop Developer Preview and almost lost it over some of the new features arriving in the new update. For a list (and video) of some of the new features, check out the post.

15 Lollipop songs to blast in celebration of Android 5.0 [VIDEOS]

Oct 18th - We assumed it all along but Google has finally bestowed the "Lollipop" name upon Android 5.0. Following that up with the Nexus 6, Nexus 9, and Nexus Player, Android fever is in full force. What better way to celebrate than with Lollipop themed jams while you dig into Android 5.0?

Android Wallpaper: Fall Colors

Oct 18th - If you've looked out a window lately you've probably noticed some new colors (depending on where you live). The leaves are changing to warm colors, and then falling to the ground to create a crinkly carpet. If you live in an area that features these changes you know how beautiful it can be, which makes it the perfect theme for this week's wallpaper!

Nexus Player sold out… but not on eBay (update: it hasn’t cleared FCC)

Oct 18th - It's not surprising that the $99 Nexus Player - the first official Android TV device - sold out in its first day. Even limiting the Nexus Player to 2 per customer, they sold out well before 24 hours. So, as is typical with such cases, we're now seeing the Nexus Player on eBay for $150.

The Nexus 6 price debate, Android Lollipop on other devices, and more [From the Forums]

Oct 17th - It’s all Nexus this week (and a little bit of Lollipop and Note 4) over at AndroidForums.com. It’s no surprise these devices have everyone talking, and our new forums dedicated to the Nexus 6, Nexus 9, and Nexus Player are poised to become prime resources for future owners.

Leaked Samsung Gear S details reveal it will have its own plan on Sprint

Oct 17th - Whether you're surprised that the Samsung Gear S, a standalone smart watch, would require a separate line of service depends on what you thought Samsung was promising. Trusted sources close to the matter have revealed to Phandroid that the Samsung Gear S will have a special plan on Sprint.

Nexus 6 pops up on Google Play in 32GB and 64GB flavors starting at $649

Oct 17th - Google has just updated Google Play with some nice landing spots for the Nexus 6 phablet announced this past Wednesday. The device comes in two colors -- Midnight Blue and Cloud White -- and in 16GB or 32GB flavoring.

GamePad for Nexus Player on Play Store for $39.99

Oct 17th - We feel your pain: the Nexus Player finally hits the Google Play Store, you dash to your browser to pop it in your cart and purchase, but you're met with the dreaded "We are out of inventory. But then up popped a Nexus Player accessory - the GamePad for Nexus Player - on the Play Store for only $39.99!

Mobile Roar 66: All things Nexus, boring Apple events, and more!

Oct 17th - This week Google dropped a NEXUS BOMB on the mobile tech world. Three new devices were announced: the Nexus 6, Nexus 9, and Nexus Player. We were also treated to Android Lollipop, and a big new marketing campaign for Android. Apple was also in the news this week with a very boring iPad event full of terrible Dad jokes.

Android 5.0 Lollipop has a new screen off animation (goodbye CRT)

Oct 17th - It's the end of an era, folks. The long lusted after CRT screen off animation introduced in Nexus devices has now officially been sent out to pasture. As discovered in the latest Android 5.0 Developer build, it's now been replaced by a sort of fade/zoom effect.

Nexus 9 pre-orders now up at Best Buy (WiFi+LTE) and HTC (WiFi-only)

Oct 17th - If Amazon isn’t your thing then a couple of new options for placing a pre-order for the Nexus 9 have just opened up. Best Buy is one, with the big box retailer offering up WiFi and LTE models. You can choose between the WiFi-only editions in 16GB or 32GB for $399 and $479 in both […]

Nexus Player now available on Google Play for $99

Oct 17th - Announced alongside the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9, anyone looking to infuse their TV with some smarts can now find the listing for the Nexus Play live in the Play Store.

Final Android 5.0 Lollipop SDKs and APIs now available, as well as preview images for Nexus 5 and 7

Oct 17th - Developers, listen up: Android 5.0 Lollipop will soon be headed to handsets, and that means final APIs and SDKs are ready for you to begin developing against. You'll use these to make sure everything's good to go by the time the update begins hitting the first handsets.

13 things every Galaxy Note 4 owner should do

Oct 17th - If this is your first Android phone, see our Android Getting Started Guide So you finally bought the  Samsung Galaxy Note 4 after reading our glowing review. You’ve gloriously ripped it from the box like King Arthur and the Sword in the Stone, booted it up, and completed the installation steps. Now what? There’s a good chance you don’t know where to […]

Everything you need to know about the Nexus 9

Oct 17th - The newly announced Nexus 9 is available for pre-order today, but what’s the hype over the latest Google slate all about? Here’s a primer on the newest member of the Nexus family — the first Android device to launch with the Lollipop update.