Glass support website finally confirms ‘Glass: Enterprise Edition’ name, add-on battery pack

We told you across several exclusive reports last year about not-so-new Google Glass hardware that the Mountain View company has been privately testing within the Project Aura group and with external clients, but we were also the first to tell you that the device is internally known as “Enterprise Edition”.

Now, public-facing support pages we discovered on Google’s servers confirm the “Enterprise Edition” moniker as well as reveal regulatory and warranty information for the device…

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Purported Nexus Sailfish benchmark confirms Snapdragon 820 w/ 4GB RAM, 32GB of storage

In the past few days, a bevy of hardware and software features about this year’s upcoming Nexus devices have leaked. A purported GFXBench benchmark for the smaller Sailfish has surfaced and is consistent with a previous report about the device’s specs. It also reveals the usage of the Snapdragon 820 chip.

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Google confirms Android apps out of the box on all Chromebooks launched from this point forward

Chromebooks are already useful machines, but as we’ve noted several times before, Android apps are a game changer. Or at least, it will be once they roll out. At this point, it’s been over 6 months since Google initially announced Android apps for Chrome OS, but we’ve only seen a few models updated with compatibility. Now, Google is confirming that new arrivals in the Chrome OS market will ship with Android apps out of the box.

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Quality OnePlus 3 press render leak seemingly confirms full-metal design, AMOLED display

A fresh press render has leaked this morning courtesy of the fount-of-all-leaks, Evan Blass, showing the OnePlus 3 in a much more flattering light than the recent prototype leaks. The image seemingly confirms OnePlus’ move away from the replaceable plastic rear panels, with the company intent on releasing a metal-bodied device.

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Samsung Galaxy A9 TENAA listing seemingly confirms 6-inch, full HD display, 3GB RAM, more

A short while ago a hands on video and promotional poster leaked indicating that Samsung will be launching a bigger version of its Galaxy A-series smartphone for 2016. It shared the same design language and some of the same specifications of the recently launched Galaxy A3, A5 and A7, albeit in a larger package. Although it’s yet to be officially announced by Samsung, the A9 has appeared on TENAA, suggesting a launch is right around the corner…

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Some Google Pixel users are reporting issues with LTE Band 4 connections [Update: Google confirms issues, currently investigating]

Google’s new Pixel smartphones feature compatibility with the new, faster AWS frequencies, specifically Band 4 which is commonly used in North and South America. Several readers from Android Police, members of MobileSyrup, and multiple users in Google’s own forums are reporting issues connecting to Band 4 LTE.

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Google confirms that Verizon will handle system updates for Pixels it sells, but Google will still manage security updates

One of the biggest questions surrounding Google’s Pixel that we’ve noticed people asking about is how its Verizon exclusivity will affect it. Being the only carrier Google has partnered with, we would hope that the company had pulled some strings with Verizon to keep tight control over devices sold through the carrier. But this is Verizon we’re talking about…

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