The LG G4 has a lot to prove, given that last year’s LG G3 was among the best smartphones of 2014. The Global Mobile Awards given out during the time of MWC 2015 named it the Smartphone of The Year (SOTY?) alongside the iPhone 6, and at the time of its release it packed the very best in Android specifications, from the powerful Snapdragon 801 to the class-leading 1440p display. The camera, battery life and feature set were also deemed...
Google I/O Highlights, Android L Developer Preview Released, Nexus 7 LTE Receives 4.4.3 – XDA Developer TV
Android L developer preview is available for the Nexus 5 and Nexus 7(2013)! That and much more news is covered by Jordan, as he reviews all the important stories from this week. Included in this week’s news is the announcement of Android L and what interface changes it has in store, and there is an article about Nokia’s new X2 Android phone! That’s not all that’s covered in today’s video!
Be sure the check out the other videos released this week on XDA Developer TV. XDA Developer TV Producer TK released an Xposed Tuesday video for MinMinLock. Then, Adam did an XDA Unboxing of the ASUS PadFone X. And later, TK gave us a an Android App Review of WiFi Scheduler. Pull up a chair and check out this video.
Links to stories mentioned:
- Google I/O 2014 Keynote Highlights
- This is Material Design, Android’s New UI Paradigm
- A Closer Look at the User Interface Changes in Android L
- Exclusive: Android L to Add Granular Permissions Prompts
- Android L Developer Preview Images Now Available for the Nexus 5 and 2013 Nexus 7!
- First Impressions with Android L Developer Preview
- HTC Commits to Delivering Android “L” to M8 and M7 within 90 Days of Release
- Android 4.4.3 (not 4.4.4) and Updated Binaries Finally Available for the Nexus 7 (2013) LTE
- Android-Powered Nokia X2 Unveiled, Forums Added
- XDA Xposed Tuesday: Lock Your Apps with MinMinLock – XDA Developer TV
- ASUS PadFone X Unboxed the XDA Way – XDA Developer TV
- Android App Review: Manage Your WiFi with WiFi – XDA Developer TV
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