Daily Archives: 2015-09-30

Google to roll out Android Marshmallow from next week

Google had 1st let the world know of its plan of introducing the Android 6.0 Marshmallow at its I/O developer conference earlier this year. At that time, the version was still codenamed Android M. As part of its launch event for the new Nexus phones on Tuesday, though, Google also announced that it planned to start rolling out Marshmallow beginning next week. Google’s own Nexus phones, Tablets will be the 1st to receive the Android 6.0 update.

Reports: PC Advisor (registration), The Verge, Know Your Mobile

Google announces new devices & updates apps features

Google Inc. today introduced some hardware, some software & some things in between. There are now 2 new Nexus phones, a Tablet, updates to Chromecast & added features for some of its apps.

The Nexus 6P smartphone is the 1st all-metal-body Nexus phone. Built in collaboration with Huawei, this 5.7” phone is crafted from aeronautical-grade aluminum, with a USB Type-C port for fast charging, a powerful 64-bit processor, & a 12.3 MP camera sensor with massive 1.55µm pixels.

Reports: USA Today, New York Times, re/code