Posts Tagged ‘Google’

Google working on update to fix battery drain on Nexus 5

March 7 | Posted by sarah | Phone News Tags: , , , , , ,

A battery drain issue has been discovered on the Nexus 5. Apparently, Skype constantly accesses the camera app which overworks the CPU. This affects performance and drains the battery. Google is aware of the problem and is working on a fix via an update. Sadly, it failed to mention when it would be rolling out the update. It says rebooting the... Read more

‘High-end’ HTC-made Google Nexus tablet coming in Q3?

February 7 | Posted by sarah | Tablet News Tags: , , , , ,

HTC will be making a “high-end” Nexus tablet for Google. It is expected to be launched in Q3 2014, according to a report. According to FocusTaiwan, “HTC Corp. declined to comment Wednesday on a local media report that the struggling Taiwanese phone maker is set to return to the tablet computer market by partnering with Google Inc. to manufacture a new... Read more

No more Nexus line in 2015 – to be replaced by Play Edition, according to tweet

January 29 | Posted by sarah | Phone News Tags: , , ,

Are you a big fan of Google’s Nexus line such as the Google Nexus 5? If a tweet is to be believed, devices bearing the Nexus brand will no longer exist in 2015. Don’t worry. This doesn’t mean that Google will stop selling devices running Android in vanilla form. The tweet says that the Nexus line will be rebranded to... Read more