Save $50 on the New Nexus 9, Plus a Free $50 Google Play Credit

Today only, Amazon is knocking $50 off the brand new HTC Nexus 9 tablet, and throwing in a $50 Google Play credit to boot. It's a good (if not spectacular) tablet, but a great deal at effectively $100 off. The promotion applies to the 16GB and 32GB models, in both white and black. [Amazon] » 11/28/14 4:41pm 11/28/14 4:41pm

Five Best Android Phones: 2014 Edition

There's no shortage of great Android phones on the market if you're looking to switch, buy your first, or upgrade. Even so, there are certainly some phones that stand above others, either because they have great specs, include good software, get fast updates, or are just a joy to use. Here are five of them, based on… » 11/23/14 1:52pm 11/23/14 1:52pm

I Can't Believe How Great Android Lollipop Is So Far

Android 5.0 Lollipop just started rolling out. Like all Android operating system releases, it'll probably take a week or two to filter down even to Nexus devices, and maybe a month or two before it starts showing up elsewhere. But in the meantime I've been using it on the Nexus 9 and Nexus 6 and the developer preview… » 11/05/14 2:41pm 11/05/14 2:41pm

Google's Nexus 6 Superphone Is Here, and It's a Monster

The long-awaited (and long-rumored) Nexus 6, the 6-inch (technically 5.96) monster phablet, is finally, officially here. The Nexus 6, like its predecessors before it, will be the first device in the world to ship with Android's new operating system, Lollipop. It's the purest vision of what an Android phone should be.… » 10/15/14 12:00pm 10/15/14 12:00pm

Apparent Nexus 6 Leak Could Give Best Look Yet at Google's Giant Phone

We could be seeing Google's new Nexus devices as soon as tomorrow (!), but this last minute image leak gives a convincing look at what's coming. Posted on Twitter by the famous-yet-retired leaker Evan Blass, aka evleaks, this modified Motorola smartphone, sporting Android L, could be the Nexus we've been waiting for. » 10/14/14 11:32am 10/14/14 11:32am