A Google spokesperson confirmed to TechRadar that production of the Nexus 5 has stopped. Once the stock runs out, the black version of the Nexus 5 will be removed from the Play Store for good.
Chromecast is receiving a much-needed update this week, complete with Material Design, guest mode, and beta screen casting for Android 4.4.2+ devices.
Google has finally switched on YouTube’s offline playback capability, starting with India, Indonesia, and the Philippines.
Google has released a new Cardboard virtual reality SDK for Android and the Unity game engine, along with a dedicated app section in the Play Store and new production guidelines.
The Motorola Moto G (2013) GPe is now receiving Android 5.0.1 Lollipop over-the-air. Skipping over Android 5.0, look for the point release update with Build number LRX21Z.M002
Now that the Play Store’s unauthorized in-app purchase problem has been settled, Google is beginning to contact customers with details for financial relief.
FIDO is a Google-backed security alliance that is making it easier to use fingeprints, USB keys and other physical methods as an alternative to the traditional password.
Several big features are going to hit Hangouts in the following hours, including last seen timestamps, stickers, and intelligent suggestions.
Google Play Service 6.5 has begun rolling out to Android devices. New features coming for Google Maps, Google Fit, Wallet and better integration with Drive.
Update: it’s official: the Chromecast will go on sale from tomorrow December 10 in India, via the Google Play Store, Airtel, and Snapdeal.