HTC: Android Lollipop for Google Play Edition M7 and M8 targeted for early next week

Nov 14th - Owners of HTC's two Google Play Edition phones -- last year's HTC One M7 and this year's HTC One M8 -- might be in for a very nice treat next week. Mo Versi, the company's vice president of product management, confirmed on Twitter that they're targeting "early next week" for the Android 5.0 Lollipop roll out for these two devices.

Nexus 6 now available from Sprint, $300 on-contract; are you buying? [Poll]

Nov 14th - Last week Sprint put their name in the hat as the first carrier to offer a Nexus 6 in the United States, and its day to shine has finally arrived. You can walk into any Sprint store (or go online) right now and buy a Nexus 6.

Google Wallet API for digital goods will be shut down in March

Nov 13th - Google Wallet just got a lot more popular thanks to Apple Pay, but one aspect of the service will soon be shut down. Rather quietly Google has revealed plans to shut down the Google Wallet API for digital goods.

Volvo is using Google Cardboard in an awesome way

Nov 13th - Last summer at Google I/O there were a lot of cool announcements. Google Cardboard was the most surprising and strange thing they showed off, but it turned out to be pretty cool. Unfortunately nothing has come from the strange DIY cardboard VR headset. Until now.

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

Nov 13th - 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.

Asus ZenWatch shows up in the Google Play Store for $199

Nov 13th - The Android Wear ecosystem continues to get great hardware. The latest smartwatch to join the team in the Play Store is the Asus ZenWatch. It is now listed in Google's online store, but it's not yet available. When it does become available it will cost $199.

It’s not just you, latest Nexus 9 update is giving everyone error message

Nov 13th - A day after Lollipop started rolling out for everyone the Nexus 9 is getting an update. The Nexus 9 shipped with Lollipop, but that doesn't mean Google is done with it. The OTA update that many Nexus 9 users are receiving is build LRX21Q. Unfortunately the update is giving users a bit of a scare.

XCOM: Enemy Within comes to Android with new weapons and enemies

Nov 13th - Fans of the first XCOM mobile game have something new to play. XCOM: Enemy Within is now available in the Google Play Store for $12.99. That might seem a little steep, but this game has a lot to offer.

CyanogenMod: First Android 5.0 Lollipop nightlies could arrive later this month

Nov 13th - Seeing the latest version of Android hit AOSP is an exciting time for ROM users everywhere. It usually means AOSP-based ROMs such as CyanogenMod are well on their way to being updated to the latest and greatest codebase with all the fan favorite ROM features in tow. So where's CyanogenMod itself stand?

Deal: 1 day left to get the Extreme Micro Drone 2.0 with Aerial Camera for $75

Nov 13th - The micro drone featured in today's deal from AndroidArea.com won't be able to rival anything launched to the skies by the Obama administration, but the Extreme Micro Drone 2.0 is a pretty cool piece of kit for $75.

11 things new Nexus Player owners should know

Nov 13th - The Nexus Player is a simple machine — so simple you might have finished setting it up and found yourself asking, “What’s next?” While getting up and going with the set-top box’s Android TV interface is easy, we’ve compiled a list of some of the platform’s less obvious features.

Humble Bundle removes app from Google Play due to upcoming upgrades

Nov 13th - Humble Bundle announced this morning the removal of their application from Google Play. This wasn't an action taken by Google, but one that the company said was necessary so they could prepare for forthcoming upgrades.

Addictive puzzle game TwoDots finally makes its way to the Google Play Store

Nov 13th - Remember Dots? That addictive puzzle game got a pretty nice sequel, but until just recently it was only available on iOS. Thankfully that is no longer the case as TwoDots has finally made its way to Google Play.

Yes, you can play Lollipop’s Android-themed Flappy Bird clone on your Nexus Player

Nov 13th - Google outdid themselves with their latest easter egg, building a Flappy Bird clone right into the source code of Android 5.0 Lollipop. How could they possibly do any better than an Android and Lollipop-themed Flappy Bird clone on your tablet or smartphone? Take it to the living room, of course.

NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet gets Android Lollipop Nov 18th; GRID cloud gaming open beta begins soon

Nov 13th - NVIDIA had some exciting news to announce this morning. For starters, the company has confirmed that they will be shipping Android 5.0 Lollipop to SHIELD Tablets starting November 18th. This was following a promise that the tablet would get the upgrade by the end of November.