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Android 5.0.1 now rolling out to Nexus 4, 6, 7, and Moto G GPe [OTA DOWNLOAD]

And just like clockwork, the Nexus 4, Nexus 6, and even the Nexus 7 (2013) WiFi have begun receiving their Android 5.0.1 updates over-the-air. Earlier today we saw the updates hit Google’s factory images page, and suspected a rollout was imminent. For anyone itching to get their hands on the update but aren’t willing to […]

Android 5.0.1 factory images now available for Nexus 6 and Nexus 4

Android 5.0.1 factory images have just been posted for both the Nexus 6 and Nexus 4. Jump on it.

Here’s how to restore LTE to your Nexus 4 following Android 5.0 Lollipop update

Lost LTE access on your Nexus 4 after the big Lollipop update? Try this latest community radio to get your high speed data back. Find out what you need inside.

Chainfire brings Auto-root tool to 6 more Nexus devices with Android 5.0 Lollipop

Chainfire began the root train for Android 5.0 Lollipop on the Nexus 9, and now that the upgrades are out for most other Nexus devices you will be happy to know that more have joined in on the fun. Six devices in all can now enjoy rooted Lollipop goodness thanks to Chainfire’s auto-root tool.

Nexus 4’s Android 5.0 Lollipop factory images are now available to download

We knew it was “coming soon,” we’re just glad it was sooner rather than later. A full 2-days after the Nexus 5 received Android 5.0 Lollipop, the Nexus 4 is now finally getting the same treatment. After promising yesterday they were putting the finishing touches on the update, it’s now officially available to download straight […]

Android Lollipop for the Nexus 4 is “locked and loaded” to go

Yesterday the Nexus 4 was left out of the Android 5.0 update party. This came after Google originally left out the Nexus 4 in the Lollipop update plans, but the later clarified that it would indeed get the latest version of Android. We have good news: Lollipop is coming soon.

Android 5.0 Lollipop has begun rolling out to most Nexus devices

Here it is, folks. The moment you’ve all been waiting for. If you own a Nexus device, that is. The official Android Twitter account has just sent out a tweet to say the Lollipop rollout has “started and will soon be available on most Nexus devices.”

Android L spotted being used on Nexus 4 by Googlers

Well, isn’t this interesting. It appears the Nexus 4 won’t be left behind when Android L makes its way to handsets later this year. A recent bug report entry in Google’s issue tracker mentions a Nexus 4 running a build of Android L.

Android L Developer Preview goes live in AOSP for Nexus devices

While the vast majority of us wont be able to do much with this, the Android L Developer Preview has officially gone live in AOSP. The best part? Even the Nexus 4 and 7 (2012) are getting some love.

Google’s stock Android ‘Email’ app arrives in Play Store for Nexus and GPe devices

Hey, look what just popped up on Google Play! It’s the stock Android “Email” app, now available for download. Well, for Nexus and GPe devices anyway.

T-Mobile Nexus devices getting Android 4.4.3 today

T-Mobile has announced that several of their Nexus devices — including the Nexus 4, Nexus 5, and 2013 Nexus 7 — should be getting Android 4.4.3 starting today.

Turns out Android 4.4.2 also patched up Nexus devices’ nasty SMS vulnerability [CHANGELOG]

A few weeks ago we told you guys about a nasty little vulnerability on Nexus devices that, if exploited, could cause some headaches as a result. Things like connectivity issues, to freezing and random reboots could all be achieved after receiving a malicious Flash SMS on your Nexus. While this didn’t sound like anything other […]

Android 4.4.1 coming soon to Nexus and Google Play edition devices [RUMOR]

It’s been about a month since Android 4.4 KitKat first dropped onto the scene. Since then, the update has had it’s fair share of hiccups, causing issues on some devices like the Nexus 4 that eventually lead to release of the KRT16S build. What’s next? Well, we’ve seen reports of users having problems with Exchange […]

SMS exploit can remotely reboot Nexus handsets

An SMS vulnerability could be exploited to perform denial-of-service type attacks on Nexus devices, taking a users phone offline. Google was alerted of the issue, but why haven’t they fixed the problem?

Download the Nexus 4’s Android 4.4. KitKat (KRT16S) OTA directly from Google

It was only on Tuesday we told you guys about the new and improved Android 4.4 KitKat build (KRT16S) rolling out to the Nexus 4. Sure you could wait around for the over-the-air update to get pushed to your device, but if it’s one thing I’ve learned about Android users over the years, it’s that […]