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This Big Ol' Phone Might Be The Nexus 6 In The Wild

Android Police just received these photos from a tipster that appear to show the Nexus 6 in a real human’s hands. If it’s real, this big-screen device would confirm very persistent rumours that the new Nexus will wear a 5.9-inch screen. It’s like an extra-large Moto X!


Nexus 6 Rumour Roundup: Everything We Think We Know

The Nexus line is Google’s Android champion, the annual display of Android in its purest form. As we get closer to this year’s refresh, rumours are beginning to flesh out what the Nexus 6 is going to look like. Here’s what you can expect from the next great Android phone.


I Ditched My iPhone And Spent Three Months With Android

For five straight years, I spent an inordinate amount of time staring at the screen of an iPhone. I’m not alone in that, but I am usually quick to buy new models and even quicker to download new operating system updates. Perhaps I’m a little too quick, because earlier this year my enthusiasm got the best of me.


Sony Xperia Z3 And Z3 Compact: Australian Pricing, Release Dates

The Sony Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact go on sale in Australia very soon. (We don’t know exactly when, but more on that later.) The little pocket rocket and its plus-sized sibling will be out at all the major carriers, and thankfully Australia will be getting all the different colours — depending on when you make your purchase from.


Google's Modular Phone Will Let You Swap Hardware While It Runs

Google’s plan to create a cheap and versatile modular smartphone, known as Ara, has garnered interest from more than just the humble consumer. Now it’s been revealed that you’ll be able to swap virtually all of its components without ever switching the phone off.


The Three Apps I Install On Every Android Phone

There are three apps — two paid, one free — that I install on every Android phone that crosses my desk. They completely change the look and feel of any phone’s interface, and make even the most staid and boring Android handset up to date and modern. If you’re getting sick of the way your phone looks, or how you navigate around the touchscreen, give one (or all) of these a try.


Sony Xperia Z3 Compact: Australian Review

In the last couple of weeks, you’d be forgiven for thinking that there was only one brand of smartphone on the market. The iPhone 6 has been a massive hit. But there are plenty of people who don’t like the iPhone, don’t like iOS, or don’t like Apple.

If you’re one of those people, have we got the phone for you. Prepare to be impressed. The Xperia Z3 Compact is Sony’s, and Android’s, answer to the iPhone 6.


The Best Place To Unbox Any Waterproof Phone Is Underwater (Of Course)

Sony’s newest flagship the Xperia Z3 carries on the handset’s most notable and widely praised feature. It’s completely waterproof. So the unboxing experts at Carphone Warehouse decided to get their first look at the new Z3 in its natural habitat — completely submerged underwater.


Our Favourite Android, iOS, And Windows Phone Apps Of The Week

You’ve almost done it. You’ve almost made it through Monday. Time to reward yourself with these delicious apps.


What iOS Still Needs To Learn From Android

Now that iOS 8 is finally in the hands of millions, it’s worth taking a step back to look at just how far Apple has pushed your iPhone’s capabilities — and how much farther it still has to go. Especially compared to what Android lets you get away with.


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