This app reactivates Double Tap to Wake on your rooted Nexus 6

This app reactivates Double Tap to Wake on your rooted Nexus 6

The initial review units of the Nexus 6 featured Double Tap to Wake functionality, which was removed by Google in an OTA update before the handset’s public launch.

Nexus 6 suffers from poor NAND performance because of Full Disk Encryption in Lollipop

Nexus 6 suffers from poor NAND performance because of Full Disk Encryption in Lollipop

With Android 5.0 Lollipop, Google has flipped Full Disk Encryption (FDE) to on for all new devices, and the Nexus 6 is among the first devices in the market to ship with FDE enabled.

Amazon teases the launch of OnePlus One in India

Amazon teases the launch of OnePlus One in India

Even though the OnePlus One is not available for sale directly in India, the response to the handset in this part of the world has been huge. This led the company to expand its operations to India earlier this year, and it promised to launch the device by December through a country specific invite system. 

Some AT&T Nexus 6 models hit with a major software bug, according to reports

Some AT&T Nexus 6 models hit with a major software bug, according to reports

The Nexus 6 is one of the newest Android-based smartphones to land on AT&T’s network, but it looks like it’s not all rainbows and butterflies.

The Motorola Nexus 6 boasts a hidden RGB LED behind the speaker grille

The Motorola Nexus 6 boasts a hidden RGB LED behind the speaker grille

The Nexus 6 hasn’t been available for too long, but intrepid owners of the new handset have already discovered something quite thrilling.

Huawei confirms Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the Ascend Mate2 will land in the first half of 2015

Huawei confirms Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the Ascend Mate2 will land in the first half of 2015

In October of this year, Huawei confirmed that the Ascend Mate2 would not be getting updated to Android 4.4 KitKat, or updated at all.

Apple backed patent troll Rockstar consortium is winding up

Apple backed patent troll Rockstar consortium is winding up

After spending nearly $2 billion dollar in court hearings, fines and patents, Apple has finally decided to end the patent war against Google, Android and other OEMs. Apple had formed a patent consortium — Rockstar — with Microsoft and other major companies like Sony and Microsoft in 2011. 

New video provides us with another look at Lollipop on the Galaxy S5

New video provides us with another look at Lollipop on the Galaxy S5

The folks over at SamMobile have been providing timely updates about Samsung’s progress with Lollipop on the Galaxy S5 and its other devices. Today, they are back with another video showing off a new Android 5.0 based firmware from Samsung in action on the Galaxy S5. 

Lollipop update for the HTC One M8 Google Play edition delayed

Lollipop update for the HTC One M8 Google Play edition delayed

Bad news for owners of the Google Play edition of the HTC One M8. The Lollipop update for the handset, which was scheduled to roll out from today, has been delayed once again.

SwiftKey update brings performance improvements and support for 12 new Indian languages

SwiftKey update brings performance improvements and support for 12 new Indian languages

SwiftKey today rolled out an update for the Android version of their keyboard with some “extensive performance improvements.” Lag and poor performance has always been among the top complaints from SwiftKey users over the last year or two, so it is nice to see the company addressing the issue head on with such a major update.