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Android 4.4 KitKat is now available for the Nexus 4

Hit the update button now, Nexus 4 owners -- Android 4.4 KitKat is ready and waiting for you.

By November 24, 2013

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Nexus 4 Android 4.4 KitKat update reportedly rolling out

Google's 2012 flagship phone is being updated to Android 4.4 KitKat today, according to some users on Twitter and Android fan forums.

By November 20, 2013

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Android 4.4 KitKat starts to flavor Nexus 4

The 238MB update furthers Google's strategy to get high-end and low-end devices on the latest OS.

By November 20, 2013

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Sony Xperia Z2

Sure, it costs a bundle, but the Sony Xperia Z2 is everything you should expect from a top-end phone. Its impressive performance rivals the Samsung Galaxy S5 for smartphone top dog, but the Z2's slick glass and metal design trumps the S5's plastic body. If you're looking for both style and substance from a phone, you've come to the right place.

April 14, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating April 14, 2014
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Google Android 4.4 KitKat

Android 4.4 KitKat brings Android to the masses, introduces a minimal design, and puts Google search in your dialer.

November 4, 2013

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SwiftKey 4 for Android

SwiftKey is, quite simply, the best Android keyboard we've used.

February 20, 2013

5 stars Editors' rating February 20, 2013

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Android 4.4 KitKat bites off 13% of Android devices

Still, fragmentation remains a thorn in the side of Android, especially compared with the relative ease of Apple's iOS updates.

By June 5, 2014

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Four Android messaging apps with a little something extra

These text messaging clients making sending a text easier and much more fun.

By August 21, 2014

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S (8.4-inch)

With its slim design, fantastic screen, and oodles of power, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 is a superb smaller tablet, and a worthy competitor to the ever-popular iPad Mini.

July 30, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating July 30, 2014
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Android 4.4 KitKat gobbles 5% of all Android devices

The latest flavor of Android is slowly eating up more Android devices, according to the latest stats from Google.

By April 2, 2014