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Google Nexus 5 with Android 4.4.3 There are reports floating around that a new Android build is right around the corner. The current developer device, the Google Nexus 5, is about to get updated to Android 4.4.3 with build KTU83. AndroidPolice’s source has given the site a changelog of this update, and it indicates that it will be mainly a bug-fix release. Here...

Google Play Android malware mining apps Two Android apps called Songs and Prized – Real Rewards & Prizes work as undercover cryptocurrency mining factories according to a new security report by researchers at Trend Micro. Songs has been downloaded one to five million times, while Prized has been downloaded 10k to 50k times. The malware will mine cryptocurrencies...

Google Nexus logo 2014 Rhoda Alexander, Director of Tablet and Monitor Research at IHS Technology, has hinted that HTC will be manufacturing the next Google Nexus tablet. She hinted that the device is expected to sport an 8.9-inch 2K+ display, and that it will be a “high-performance” tablet instead of the “low-spec high-volume” product the...

Google Chromecast Google has today made their Chromecast media dongle, Nexus 7 tablet and Nexus 5 smartphone available via Google Play in new countries. Finland is luckily listed in those with access to these new devices. All of the devices have been available here in Finland before, but through retailers, and not directly via Google. The ability to order them straight...

Lenovo K900 Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, and Mountain View, California – January 29, 2014: Lenovo and Google today have entered into a definitive agreement under which Lenovo plans to acquire the Motorola Mobility smartphone business. With a strong PC business and a fast-growing smartphone business, this agreement will significantly strengthen Lenovo’s...

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Android 4.2.2 KOT49H Google has pushed out a quick bug-fix release of Android 4.4. Today’s update will up the version numbering up to 4.2.2 (KOT49H), up from 4.4.1 that was released last week. Here is the changelog: Fix for clearing the VM Indicator Fix for delivery of the VM Indicator Various additional software fixes Security enhancements ...