Nov 2nd - This past week, the first bullets in what can aptly be described as a “World War” between mobile companies were fired.
Oct 28th - Just when we thought that we finally have a date for the Nexus 5 release, thanks to @evleaks, Google’s Vic Gundotra couldn’t help but tease us with a couple of posts that makes it difficult not to read too much into it.
Oct 27th - The latest leak of the white Nexus 5 has made me think of how far the design of Android devices has come
Oct 26th - There could be a lot more to the allegations of BlackBerry buying downloads and reviews for BlackBerry for Android, with our data showing as many as 40% of their 5-star reviews being suspicious.
Oct 20th - An eagle-eyed Reddit user spotted a review on a case for the Nexus 5 on Amazon by a user that states that an embargo on the Nexus 5 would be lifted on the 25th of October.
Oct 20th - A tipster to a Chinese website sent the above press render for the white variant of the Nexus 5, and also stated that both the colors would be available at launch.
Oct 19th - John Carmack, the CTO of Oculus Rift, believes that Android might provide the perfect compromise for those wanting an untethered experience.
Oct 13th - The number of times we’ve seen the HTC One Max leak, you’d almost be forgiven to assume that the manufacturer’s CEO, Peter Chou, is the one putting them out. In the latest round of images (and by far the most detailed) we get to see virtually every nook and cranny of the 5.9″ phablet.
Oct 12th - I love the Android logo. Yet, until today, I never really bothered to learn more about how it came into existence, who designed it and what was the inspiration behind it.
Oct 12th - Samsung seems to not have been at the top of their game recently with respect to their advertisements, but their latest, while not particularly memorable, is a pretty good effort.
Oct 8th - Having seen Google target his AllCast app by removing the capability to stream local content, Cyanogen Inc’s Koushik Dutta has been working on an alternative. And, if his latest post on Google+ is anything to go by, he is getting really close.
Oct 7th - Paperboy is a neat little reader app that does a lot of things right, offers a lot of customization options to the user and is really snappy to use. And it’s the only third party app out there that provides Feedly Pro features.
Oct 6th - They took their time (7+ months of it) but finally, Samsung’s $300 HomeSync Android-based media box is available for sale. The HomeSync allows you to browse the web, watch YouTube as well as download apps from Google Play, though it doesn’t run Google TV.
Oct 5th - It turns out, BlackBerry’s board isn’t quite satisfied with the $4.7 billion acquisition offer from Fairfax Financial, and Reuters believes they are in talks with several other companies inviting them to bid.
Sep 22nd - Looks like Android 4.4 is going to come with a light-themed dialer app, a new icon for the messaging app as well as giving developers the capability to theme the notification bar.