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Android L — coming soon (says Google)

Android L — coming soon (says Google)

We know, Google. We know. Lemon meringue pie? Lava cake? Lemon drop? Ladyfinger? Our internal guess is still Lollipop (not pictured, for what that's worth, but licorice does make a brief appearance), but it wouldn't surprise us to see some sort of "of course!" dark horse.
Android 5.0 Lollipop, Nexus 6, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player: Welcome to the next era of Android

Android 5.0 Lollipop, Nexus 6, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player: Welcome to the next era of Android

With a new phone, tablet and living room play — to say nothing of new hardware — Android ushers in its next generation And with that we've just had a whole bunch of Android awesomeness dumped upon us. Android 5.0 Lollipop is officially official. New nickname, a pretty major bump in version...
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New report claims Nexus 6 and 9 with Android L to be revealed Wednesday

Rumors have been buzzing for weeks about the impending announcement of the Nexus 9, and the latest suggests we'll get all the information we need tomorrow. The most interesting information from the latest whispers is that the Nexus 9, along with the Nexus 6 smartphone being announced alongside it...

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Android 5.0 Lollipop, Nexus 6, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player: Welcome to the next era of Android

Android 5.0 Lollipop, Nexus 6, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player: Welcome to the next era of Android

With a new phone, tablet and living room play — to say nothing of new hardware — Android ushers in its next generation And with that we've just had a whole bunch of Android awesomeness dumped upon us. Android 5.0 Lollipop is officially official. New nickname, a pretty major bump in version...
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Android 5.0 Lollipop is official!

Today all the speculation can come to an end. Google has revealed that the next version of Android — formerly known as Android L — has a name, and a number. Say hello to Android 5.0 Lollipop. Summing up the new Android release, which includes some 5,000 new APIs and the new Material Design...
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One more last-minute Lollipop sighting as we await Android L

We should get an announcement any time now for some new Nexus devices, as well as an update as to what the Android L nickname actually is (and hopefully a code drop). And in the meantime, Guillaume_Dev on Twitter spotted a reference to a "Lollipop banner" using the dev console in Chrome on...
Android L — coming soon (says Google)

Android L — coming soon (says Google)

We know, Google. We know. Lemon meringue pie? Lava cake? Lemon drop? Ladyfinger? Our internal guess is still Lollipop (not pictured, for what that's worth, but licorice does make a brief appearance), but it wouldn't surprise us to see some sort of "of course!" dark horse.
nexus

New report claims Nexus 6 and 9 with Android L to be revealed Wednesday

Rumors have been buzzing for weeks about the impending announcement of the Nexus 9, and the latest suggests we'll get all the information we need tomorrow. The most interesting information from the latest whispers is that the Nexus 9, along with the Nexus 6 smartphone being announced alongside it...
Android L

Google releases 64-bit Android L emulator for x86 Intel processors

Android app developers can now download a new 64-bit Android L emulator image from Google, but there's a big catch: It will only work on x86 Intel-based processors. The new emulator will allow app developers to optimize their software for 64-bit versions of Android L. In a Google+ post, the...
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This is Android L on the Samsung Galaxy S5

Eight-minute video shows next version of Android on Samsung's flagship phone As we approach the anticipated launch window for Android L, it's not unexpected that major OEMs might have their hands on pre-release code for the next version of Google's OS. What's a little more unusual is seeing one...
NSA may have more difficulties snooping on Android phones

Android L phones will shut out NSA for increased privacy

The next version of Google's Android operating system, known as Android L, will automatically encrypt user data out of the box, making it more difficult for law enforcement officials and security personnel to access your personal data. Though Android has had optional encryption for devices for...
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Google Play Services updated to version 6.1, refreshed L preview for Google Fit now available

Google is pushing out a new version of Google Play Services today. The update looks to be a pretty basic affair, with enhancements to the Google Analytics API and the Google Drive API, but changes to the Google Fit API means we have a new version of the L developer preview with the latest Google...
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Android L - will my phone get the update?

Our predictions of which phones will see the next version of Android Look at the phone in front of you. You probably love it, and chances are it's one of the most used items you own. It's OK to be a little attached to it, and it's a great idea to keep it as long as you can instead of spending...

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