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Older Nexus Android 4.4 build updated to KRT16S

Google Android 4.4 KitKat

It appears that we have an explanation as to why the Android 4.4 KitKat update for the Nexus 4, Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 devices is taking so long to roll out. It has released a new build, version KRT16S, which includes unspecified bug fixes as well as the usual performance and stability improvements. This would suggest that it slowed […]

Android 4.4 KitKat update rolling out to Google Nexus tablets

Google Android 4.4 KitKat

The Google Nexus 5’s reign as the only Android 4.4 KitKat device will have been short-lived. Google today announced that Android 4.4 KitKat updates are now rolling out for the Wi-Fi versions of its Nexus tablets, namely both the original Nexus 7 and the Nexus 7 (2013) as well as the Nexus 10.   Starting today, Nexus 7 (2012 and 2013) […]

Video: Google releases new Nexus 7 ads

2013 Google Nexus 7

Google has released two new videos for its Nexus 7 (2013) tablet. These new ads follow two earlier ones released last month. Once again, they aim to tug on the heartstrings.   The first one, called “Google Nexus 7: Center Stage,” focuses on the tablet and Google Play Books.   The second, called “Google Nexus 7: In Play,” is all about the games.   […]

Video: New Google Nexus 7 ads

Google Nexus 7 ad

While Google may not have launched the Google Nexus 5 today as some rumours suggested it would, it did launch two new ads for the Google Nexus 7 (2013) tablet. The first highlights the ability to rent textbooks: The second plays on the heart strings a bit more, focusing on messaging and gaming. If there is a star common to […]