Nexus 5 and 6 factory images and OTA update zips available for download

Dec 15th - Heads up: factory images and OTA update zips are now available to download for the both the Nexus 5 and Nexus 6.

Google updates Docs, Sheets, and Slides with a handful of useful new features

Dec 15th - Before 2014 is over, Google is back again with an update to Docs, Sheets, and Slides. If you use these apps on a daily basis, you're going to appreciate these new features.

Reminder: Moto X (2nd Gen) $140-off promo codes expire at midnight, try to grab one here

Dec 15th - Motorola's $140 discount codes expire tonight at midnight (Central time). If you're looking for some codes for yourself, check out our post for details on where you can find some.

You can now control your Nest Learning Thermostat using Google Now

Dec 15th - You had to think Nest and Google would look to do some interesting things after the former was bought by the latter, and one of the biggest early moves has been made. Nest's "Work With Nest" initiative now includes Google, which means you can use Google Now to control your home's temperature.

T-Mobile also says Android 5.0.1 is headed to Nexus 5 and Nexus 6 today

Dec 15th - After Sprint, now T-Mobile says Android 5.0.1 is coming to the Nexus 5 and Nexus 6 later today. Anyone get the update yet?

Half-Life 2: Episode One now available for NVIDIA Shield Tablet users

Dec 15th - Something sweet has just arrived in the Google Play Store for NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet owners. As promised, NVIDIA and Valve have teamed up to release Half-Life 2: Episode One exclusively for SHIELD Tablet owners.

Deal: Amazon takes $125 off the 2013 Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 16GB (LTE or WiFi) today only

Dec 15th - Amazon has another great deal of the day for those looking into one of their Kindle Fire tablets. You can now take $125 off the cost of an Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9-inch today only.

Android 5.0.1 Lollipop for Sprint’s Nexus 5 is rolling out [Update: T-Mobile too]

Dec 15th - Users of the Sprint Nexus 5 should be on the lookout for an upgrade today as the Now Network has announced a rollout to Android 5.0.1

T-Mobile Uncarrier 8.0 announcement coming tomorrow

Dec 15th - Welp, T-Mobile's continuing their explosive uncarrier movement with yet another announcement. Tomorrow is 8.0, and we should be expecting something big as T-Mobile has yet to disappoint on any of these announcements

Gift idea: Pulse smart LED light bulbs with built-in JBL Bluetooth speakers [CONTEST]

Dec 15th - LED light bulbs are all the rage these days. Some can be controlled by apps, change colors, and other cool stuff. The LED bulbs we are showcasing today can do something even better: play music.

Universal ADB Helper makes it easy for newbies to tinker with their devices

Dec 15th - Rooting and tinkering with Android devices become easier and easier thanks to the great tools developers have whipped up, and another of those great tools has arrived. It's the Universal ADB Helper, an app which helps you issue commonly-used ADB commands to your phone.

Deal: Pebble Steel is going for $50 off from Best Buy

Dec 15th - Best Buy must have a few extra Pebble Steel units laying around as the company has put some upfor sale on eBay. You can get $50 off its normal cost of $199.99, taking it down to $149.99 before taxes and/or fees.

Motorola posts Lollipop update schedule for Moto 360, you’ll have it by tomorrow

Dec 14th - Motorola has taken to their official forums to let users know that updates cannot be forced out of turn and that all users should receive Android 5.0.1 Lollipop tomorrow, December 15th.

Gift Idea: crank up the tunes with these headphones [CONTEST]

Dec 14th - Today's gift ideas are all about headphones. Everyone listens to music, podcasts, or watches videos with their gadgets. If you want to really immerse yourself (or not bother the people around you) a good pair of headphones is important.

Android Wallpaper: Winter papers by Alex Pasquarella

Dec 13th - Oh the weather outside is frightful, but these wallpapers are so delightful. This week we have some wonderful wintery and Androidy wallpapers by Alex Pasquarella!