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Google To Continue Selling Phones Through Play Store

Today in Barcelona, Jamie Rosenberg, VP of Google Play, stated that the model of selling smartphones directly from the Play Store is “here to stay.” Based on past experience, it will be interesting to see how this model continues to perform.  If you recall, there have been a few bumps in the road when selling phones directly from the Play Store…. Read more

Google May Be Working On Their Own Physical Stores

In the age of the internet, sometimes it feels like physical stores are the greatest thing in existence. What happens when you want to try out the newest gadget instead of just blowing half a grand on it? You go to a local carrier stores or Best Buy and get your hands on it. And if you like it, you can get it right then and there without paying for… Read more

Google Releases Tool To Find Nearest Nexus 4 Retailers

If you’ve been looking for a Nexus 4 in a retail location, and for some (probably valid!) reason won’t buy it from the Play Store for the cheaper price, Google has you covered. They released a tool using the Google Maps API to show you the closest Nexus 4 retailers to your address. Right now, it’s only showing T-Mobile stores. Keep in mind that… Read more

Android 4.2.2 OTA Rolling Out For The Nexus 4, LTE Users Beware

After Android 4.2.2 rolled out for every other current Nexus device that’s non-carrier based, it’s finally the Nexus 4′s turn.  The build number is for the new ROM is JDQ39, which is the same was what we’re seeing on the other Nexus devices.  It’s obviously slowly rolling out OTA to your Nexus 4s, so if you want your hands on 4.2.2 now, you can… Read more

Android 4.2.2 Rolling Out To Nexus Devices, Possible Bluetooth Fix

We’ve been seeing Android 4.2.2 around a few times, running on Nexus 4 devices but never rolling out. Now we finally get a hands on look at 4.2.2, as will all of you Nexus owners! It seems to be rolling out to a multitude of Nexus devices, like the 7, 10, and Galaxy Nexus. So far the update has not been seen on a Nexus 4, but it may be rolling out so… Read more

Nexus 4 Wireless Charging Orb Now Available In The Play Store

We’ve been waiting for this day for a long time. The Nexus 4 wireless charging orb, shown off by Google many times, is finally available for purchase. While it is only a Qi compliant wireless charging pad, it has some great aesthetics and design. Plus it works with the Nexus 4 without any replacement covers or cases: you just put the phone on the orb… Read more