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Will Verduzco · Jun 26, 2014

Google Nexus Line Not Going Anywhere, Will Live Alongside Android Silver

You may recall that about a month and a half ago, there was a widespread rumor that the Nexus program would come to a halt in favor of Android Silver. This rumor originated with a set of tweets by famed leaker @evleaks, stating that there would be no Nexus 6. This rumor can be put to rest for now, thanks to the head of Android engineering and Google's Nexus program, Dave Burke. In an interview earlier today posted by ReadWrite, Burke stated that the Nexus program isn't...

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Will Verduzco · May 17, 2014

Android Silver to Possibly Arrive February of Next Year?

Just yesterday, we covered a rumor about how the Nexus program may be scrapped in favor of the so-called Android Silver. Naturally this was quite jarring, as Google's Nexus line-up has come to mean top notch hardware for a bargain basement price. Now of course, this is just a rumor. But given that it's coming from trusted leaker @evleaks, there may be some truth to this. Now, according to yet another leak from @evleaks, we have an alleged timetable as to when we should expect Android...

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Will Verduzco · May 16, 2014

Could the Nexus Program Come to a Halt This Year in Favor of Android Silver?

There are a few things that we as Android geeks look forward to every year. One of these things is undoubtedly the unveiling of new Google Nexus devices. And who's to blame us? After all, with a Nexus device, you're generally getting top notch hardware (with the exception of their cameras) at a bargain basement price. But beyond that, you're also getting the promise of expedient Android version updates to keep up with newer generations of devices---well unless you're rocking a...

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