Posts Tagged: "nexus"


Motorola’s Nexus 6 Goes Up Against The iPhone 6 Plus


Big phones are all the rage these days, and I admit, my previous skepticism towards the “phablet” has waned somewhat as I’ve used them and found them more useful and interesting than first suggested. With enough real estate to use as a tablet but with more functionality, they’re less goofy...

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Does the Nexus Player Deserve a Spot in Your Living Room?


What streaming device is in your living room?  Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, or Roku?  Or perhaps you have a “smart TV”, which after all the smoked cleared a few years ago turned out to be more dumb than smart. Largely because of their speed, or I should say lack there of. Now,...

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8 Nexus 5 Features That Make the Phone a Steal at $349 (list)


So, you’ve now heard about the Nexus 5.  Yet, you’re probably wondering what makes this phone such a big deal?  Why this phone?  Why this much press?  Is the phone worth the price?  I’ll attempt to answer all of these questions by presenting you with a list of features that...

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The Nexus 5 Has A Sensor Called “Hall Effect”, What is it?


So the Nexus 5 specs list something under sensors called “hall effect”.  I’m still trying to figure out how exactly it’s used, but based on some limited research it might relate to the phone’s compass.  From what I’ve gathered, it should make for a more accurate compass that can determine...

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The Nexus 5 Is On Sale Starting Today for $349, Includes OIS Camera and Snapdragon 800


So after numerous leaks, some of which may have been planned and some not, the Nexus 5 has officially arrived and is on sale (though we’re hearing the 16GB is already sold out in what seems like less than a few hours). So what’s the story with the Nexus 5?...


The Nexus 5 Leaks Its Price, $350

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Google, when it comes to the Nexus 5, is a leaky, leaky ship, but this leak is even more official, and obvious, than most: They just put up the price on the Nexus 5 on their official store. Oh, you can’t buy it; the link was dead and was quickly...

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Nexus 7 (2013) Review


pple rules the tablet space.  That’s no secret.  But what few know is that there are alternatives to the iPad and iPad Mini.  Alternatives that are well built and significantly cheaper than Apple’s tablets.  And one of those tablets is Google’s second iteration of the Nexus 7, a 7-inch tablet...

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Google’s Nexus 4 Wireless Charging Orb Now Shipping


Got a Nexus 4?  Good news.  Today, Google began selling their long-awaited wireless charging orb.  To be candid, this technology isn’t anything new, as we saw something comparable from the likes of PowerMat years ago.  However, what makes the Nexus 4 and the orb so attractive is that it doesn’t...

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Google’s Nexus 4 Now Shipping in 1-2 Weeks


Are you still looking to picking up Google’s Nexus 4?  Well, if so, good news.  The Google Play Store is now showing a shipping time of 1-2 weeks for both the 16GB and 8GB models.  If you recall, this is a stark contrast to last year, as the Nexus 4’s...


Should You Switch from an iPhone to a Nexus 4? I Did, and I’m Pleased as Punch


I’ve been a long time Apple devotee.  My first computer was a Powerbook.  What model I don’t recall.  It may have been the 170 or the 180, but I seem to remember it being one of the earlier Mac laptops to include an Active Matrix screen.  Either way, it cost...

Nexus 7 Tablet $228 with Bonus $10 Gift Card

Nexus 7 Tablet $228 with bonus $10 Gift Card


The well-reviewed Asus Google Nexus 7 Android tablet is at Adorama Camera for $228. On top of that, it comes with a bonus $10 Gift Card if you pay with a VISA. Next best price online is $240, no bonus. $228 – Nexus 7 Tablet 32GB use coupon code VISA12B...