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Google Play offers a replacement Nexus device charger

$15 USB charger works with Nexus phones and tablets, and probably many other Android devices.


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I just wrote the press release for LG's Google Now watch. Now they just need to make it

Hey, Google: Keep it simple, make it cheap, and go with the strengths that got you here in the first place.

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Verizon may finally let the LTE Nexus 7 on its network

After months of waiting, leaked images suggest Google's popular tablet is about to go on sale at Verizon retail stores.


5 tablets that reigned supreme in 2013

If you're aching for a new tablet, now is a great time to buy. Just make sure it's one of these.

Planned Android 4.4.1 KitKat update should help Nexus 5 take better photos

Just as a car wouldn't function without all four wheels, the Nexus 5 hasn't been much of a smartphone with its subpar photo-taking abilities.

Android 4.4 KitKat rolling out to Nexus 10 and (most) Nexus 7 tablets

But not every feature found in the Nexus 5 will make its way to Googley tablets.

Everything you need to know about Android 4.4 KitKat

The latest Android release is full of surprises. Here's a rundown of what you can expect when your phone gets the upgrade.

Android KitKat may make it easier to ditch your wallet

Who needs physical cards when you can just tap your phone?

There's a new Step Counter in Android KitKat, but it's not widely supported yet

The latest Android OS has support for always-on step tracking, but it requires dedicated hardware support, and updated apps.

Verizon: Don't blame us for Nexus 7 holdup

Warning: if you buy a Nexus 7 from Verizon, you'll run into 'systems issue' problems that may result in a inability to activate the Google tablet.