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Nintendo Android tablet

Nintendo reportedly working on Android tablet

The Wii U tablet might be getting an Android-powered sibling soon.

Phone Buying Guide

Smartphone buying guide 2013: Find the phone that's right for you

You're going to use it every day for the next few years. Choose wisely!

Lenovo Yoga Tablet 10 review: New screen size, same terrible tablet

The low-price might be tempting, but you're better off saving your money for a better tablet.

Lenovo Yoga Tablet 8 review: Bad in any position

The battery life is really long, so you can hate using it all day on a single charge.

Nexus 5

Nexus 5 review: Wouldn't be as sweet without KitKat

Without its slick OS, the Nexus 5 would be just another top-of-the-line Android phone.

Google nexus 5

Nexus 5 first impressions: It's the software, stupid

Google's newest handset may have ho-hum hardware, but that KitKat sure is tasty.

Android KitKat

What's inside Android 4.4 KitKat and why you should care

A revamped interface, improved dialer, and app search are small steps toward a better Android.


Galaxy Nexus won't get Android KitKat

Google appears to have set parameters for how long it will support its devices, and the news isn't good.

Google Nexus 5

Why Motorola should have built the Nexus 5 instead of LG

With no unique features, the Nexus 5 hardly deserves the "Nexus" name. It's time to stop worrying about partner relationships.

Second-gen Google Glass looks even dorkier than the original

Google took its most unattractive product and somehow made it look worse.

Gimme a break: The features we won't see in Android Kit Kat

We want these features in Android, but we probably won't get them. Are you paying attention, Google?


T-Mobile wants to give you a (sort of) free iPad Air

T-Mobile might provide the most affordable way yet for you to get your hands on one of Apple's new iPads.

Specs showdown: iPad mini vs. Nexus 7 vs. Kindle Fire HDX

Apple's little tablet costs a lot more, but its thriving ecosystem makes it hard to beat.

8 mobile OS features you saw on Android first

If your phone has free turn-by-turn navigation, LTE, or multitasking, you should thank Android.