HTC One M8 Google Play edition might be just days away from Marshmallow

Despite a “slight delay” confirmed by a company official, the HTC One M8 Google Play Edition should very soon be updated to Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

HTC talks US One M9 sales date, Google Play edition status

We’ve finally got an official HTC One M9 US release date, with the manufacturer saying that carriers will begin sales on April 10.

Google no longer listing any Play edition smartphones

The last GPe phone is no longer on the Play Store. Does this mean that the Google Play edition ends for good?
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Google Play edition is a project worth continuing

Google Play edition devices offer name brand quality without bloat, carrier restrictions, or OEM overhead and is a project worth continuing!

Galaxy S4 Google Play edition now getting Lollipop

You’re not forgotten yet, little Galaxy S4! The Galaxy S4 GPe Lollipop update is on its way to phones now.

HTC One M8 GPe Lollipop update arrives today

The HTC One M8 GPe Lollipop update should start arriving on your phones today, Friday, starting noon. Time to get excited for a long weekend!

Google launches new Device Assist app for Nexus, GPe, and Android One models

Get to know the new Google Device Assist app for Nexus, Google Play edition, and Android One phones and tablets.

GPe Sony Xperia Z Ultra Lollipop update official

The Sony Xperia Z Ultra Lollipop update has become official for the Google Play Edition device, as Sony just confirmed its existence and rollout.

Google acknowledges carrier delays for Nexus and GPe device updates

Even Nexus and GPe models aren’t immune to Android update carrier delays, and Google’s finally being upfront about it.

GPe Sony Xperia Z Ultra Lollipop update reportedly rolling out

Google Play Edition Sony Xperia Z Ultra Lollipop update is reportedly rolling out for those in need of the latest Android 5.0. Got it already?
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HTC insists One GPe Lollipop updates really, truly, nearly here

HTC GPe updates for the One M7 and One M8 may finally be nearly ready to go live.

HTC misses second GPe Lollipop release target

We were told to expect them this Friday, but the HTC Lollipop updates for GPe One-series phones aren’t quite ready to go.

HTC Google Play edition Android Lollipop updates delayed, still coming this week

The promised HTC Google Play edition Lollipop updates are still coming – just a little later than we were told.

Google Play edition Lollipop updates should start landing early next week

HTC, at the very least, will be making with the Google Play edition Lollipop updates in just a matter of days.

Oversized and absurd: why I’m enjoying the Z Ultra one year later (Video)

Due to some bugs and other issues, Taylor wasn’t fond of the Xperia Z Ultra at first. Watch this video to see why he’s actually loving it one year later.

Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play edition has disappeared: and then there were two

The Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play edition, removed from Play earlier today, is the latest in a group of GPe devices to get the boot from Google’s store.

Reviews, cheap phones, and updates – Week 29 recap: week in review

Our week 29 recap includes a review and contest for the OnePlus One, updates for 2 operating systems, and a gaggle of other goodies for the world of mobile.

OnePlus One review, Fire Phone hands-on, Microsoft’s future and more | Pocketnow Weekly podcast 105 (Hangout)

On this week’s show: our OnePlus One review spurs a giveaway! Plus, bad news out of Microsoft/weird news from Apple, and hands-on with Amazon’s Fire Phone!

Google Play edition hardware sees deep discounts in retailer sale

Google may have cut down on its GPe lineup last week, but you can now grab those models for a song through one retailer’s Google Play edition sale.

Lumias and iPhones and L, oh my! Week 28 recap: Week in Review

Our week 28 recap includes some words of warning, some hope for the future, and some news from the here and now. Get caught up on your week.

Google pares down Play edition lineup: and then there were three

From six, we’re down to three: the Google Play edition lineup has just seen some big cuts made.

New Galaxy S5 Google Play edition render leaks; so where’s the phone?

Take a look at the newly-leaked Galaxy S5 Google Play edition render, as we wait for word of when this phone might finally go up for sale.
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Is Android L the death of OEM Skins?

Google is making developing, maintaining, and updating devices based on stock Android very attractive. Could Android L be the deal of OEM skins?

Why are so many Google Play edition devices out of stock?

Learn what’s going on with Google Play edition stock problems, and why this might be a sign that new models are about to drop.
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Is the Huawei way the right way?

There are obviously pros and cons to getting carrier subsidized smartphones versus buying directly from the manufacturer. Is the Huawei way the right way?