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Project Ara is scheduled to break cover sometime next year with a working prototype expected to break cover in December at the Ara developer conference. The lead of Project Ara, Paul Eremenko has now shared some details on how these modules will be sold during launch. According to him, Google could be looking to sell Project Ara devices and modules directly from the Play Store, thus making it easier for customers to get them at one convenient place. Customers will also be able to review them in order to provide feedback on the product...

Google is expected to begin selling the Nexus 9 tablets starting November 3. And now the company has officially confirmed that it will begin the rollout of Android 5.0 to a select few devices on the same day. The revelation was made by a reminder message posted by Google to remind developers that they have to port and modify their apps accordingly before the big unveiling on Nov 3. It is said that WiFi only Nexus tablets such as the Nexus 7 and the Nexus 10 will be receiving the update first followed by smartphones and cellular variants...

A few months ago Google announced that they were purchasing Songza, the service that curated different music playlists depending on your activity. For that time, Google was not doing much in the user-facing area. Now, along with a Material Design update, Songza is now integrated into the Play Music app. This is only available for All Access subscribers, so if you just use the free portion of Play Music, it isn’t available. But if you do have it, you’ll be offered the ability to play music during a certain time of day, mood,...

With the Nexus 9 already available on pre-order, Amazon has started listing the official cases and covers meant for the tablet. The much rumored keyboard case is listed on the site with a price tag of $129.99, which is quite steep for an accessory. Amazon is also selling the standard case/cover for the Nexus 9 at $39.99. This is more like the Apple Smart Cover and Google has also enabled some nifty software features which work handily with the cover. It seems like customers of the Nexus 9 will have a lot more spending to do in order...

It’s not new information that the Nexus 6 comes with the Ambient Display feature. But until now, we had very little understanding of what this feature brings to the device. But thanks to a new leaked screenshot, we’re getting a good look of what Ambient Display brings to the Nexus 6. In theory, this is nothing but a rebranded version of Moto Display, which allows users to interact with the device better. The official Play Store listing for the Nexus 6 mentions that the standby time of the device is about 250 hours with Ambient...

Shortly after the launch of the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus, Apple posted a guide to help Android users migrate to iOS. This was only natural as the new iPhones were Apple’s first set of large sized phones and the company expected a lot of Android users to switch over. And now, Google has done the same, about a week after the announcement of Android 5.0 Lollipop. This guide from the Mountain View company underlines four crucial areas that the customers need to know about before switching from iOS to Android – Contacts (including...

The launch of the Nexus Player was held back as the device was yet to be certified by the FCC. However, with that process being completed, the device has finally been spotted on the Google Play Store with a price tag of $99. This is only a pre-order listing and the device will be shipped to customers in 3-4 weeks. The Nexus Player is an Android TV reference design concept and is the first device to run the company’s proprietary home entertainment OS based on Android. Users will be able to access a wide array of content and data,...

The Motorola Nexus 6 was revealed to be going up on pre-order sometime in late October. But now, the American Play Store page is showing the smartphone with a pre-order date of October 29, clarifying once and for all that the device will be up for grabs soon. Once the pre-order is placed, the handset is expected to go on sale starting mid-November, so there will still be some waiting to do. Although the October 29 date has been mentioned before, it’s finally good to have some concrete confirmation coming straight from the horse’s...