We’re here: Google IO 2015!

May 27th - After making 22 bold predictions about Google IO 2015, we jumped on a plane, flew to San Francisco, and got in line with hoards of others to grab our passes for tomorrow's huge keynote presentation.

Android 5.1 for the Samsung Galaxy S6 will bring super easy exposure controls

May 27th - Without question, the Samsung Galaxy S6 camera is one of the best we've ever used -- even when paired against the iPhone 6. But no matter how amazing the quality of a smartphone's camera, there are those times when it just can't get some things right. Like the exposure.

US Cellular’s 2nd gen Moto X and Moto E get Android 5.1 Lollipop

May 27th - Owners of the 2nd generation Moto X and Moto E on US Cellular are getting some Lollipop love today! That's Android 5.1 Lollipop to be specific, and it's rolling out over the air to both handsets as we speak.

ASUS ZenPad leaked ahead of Computex 2015 reveal, 4:3 aspect ratio confirmed

May 27th - ASUS is going to be waving their Taiwanese flag proudly at Computex next week, and the company is expected to introduce a new good-looking tablet to add to their ZenPad line. Check out this newly-leaked render of it.

Samsung’s idea for a dual-OS smartphone laptop dock includes using your phone as a track pad

May 27th - Samsung is thinking about making a laptop dock where a smartphone can double as the processing power for a full blown computing experience. That much was revealed in their latest patent, and even in a few that they were granted in the past.

You can now upgrade your device with Verizon Edge as soon as it’s paid in full

May 27th - Verizon has announced a small, yet key change to their EDGE upgrade program. The company now allows you to upgrade through EDGE as soon as your device is paid in full as opposed to having to wait a certain amount of time. This is great for folks who want a new phone with little upfront […]

Motorola might be using Snapdragon 808 and 810 in latest flagships

May 27th - Say what you want about the Snapdragon 810's supposed overheating issues, but it seems more companies are going to use it in their 2015 flagships. One such company seems to be Motorola, with a trusted tipster leaking word that at least one of their latest devices will use the oft-maligned chipset.

Groupon To Go is an upcoming online ordering platform that looks to give GrubHub, OrderUp a run for their money

May 26th - Groupon is getting into the food delivery business with Groupon To Go, a new service to give businesses better exposure on their site.

LG trademark suggests they may have acquired Meerkat

May 26th - A newly uncovered LG trademark suggests they may have acquired Meerkat. The trademark describes an app of the same name and live streaming feature set.

Download: T-Mobile’ Android 5.1.1 update and factory image for Nexus 6, WiFi Calling included

May 26th - After rolling out this weekend to the Nexus 6 on T-Mobile, the Android 5.1.1 update with WiFi Calling is now officially available in factory image form from Google. Here's where you can download.

Deal: Get over $500 worth of Arduino goodies for just $75

May 26th - Getting started with Arduino can be a little daunting. After all, there is a lot you can do with it. We've got a great deal that will get you the hardware you need, plus a lot of valuable help.

Nexus Player sees price drop on Google Store, now only $80 with free shipping

May 26th - We're barely a few days away from Google I/O and related or not, the ASUS-made Nexus player is now officially been marked down to $80 in the Google Store (that's about $20 off from the original price).

Deal: $100 off the Moto 360 at Best Buy and Motorola.com

May 26th - Motorola is looking to move a lot more Moto 360 units in preparation for the arrival of the new model coming later this year. They and Best Buy have discounted the smart watch to $100, which effectively makes the cheapest option cost just $150.

22 Bold predictions for Google IO 2015

May 26th - if there's anything we've learned in the past 6 years of covering Google IO, it's to expect the unexpected. In that spirit we've combined our logical expectations with our deepest (and sometimes unrealistic) Android desires to formulate these 22 Bold predictions for Google IO 2015.

OnePlus is announcing something on June 1st, could be the OnePlus Two

May 26th - Last year, the original OnePlus One was made official back in April. Here we are at the tail-end of May and suffice to say, we're probably a little overdue for a One followup. Now, OnePlus never committed to a yearly release schedule for their devices, so it's not like they're actually "late."