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  • About TheAmazingDave
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    I'm a PC/Gadget nerd. I love VW's.
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    nexus 6 & 7 LTE

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    Nexus 7 (2013)
    Moto 360
    Nexus 6


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You can't force the update, regardless of popular belief. If your device ID/serial number/whatever is given the go-ahead in the queue, the tricks might work to speed up your device's update check. If you're not in the queue, you can sit there and...
I'm ready with r3, will post it later as I'm away from my computer now. I can't really answer you. I don't have issues with battery consumption, and lots are getting amazing results. Thanks for the feedback though. I love what you've don...
If you've flashed a custom recovery and/or are rooted, the OTA will fail. It will just reboot without doing anything, then the OTA disappears when back in Android and autoupdate says you're up to date. You can download the image from the Nexus fa...
I currently have both the N6 and N7 LTE. My tablet isn't going anywhere, I love it to death. I have all my work apps on it (word processing, email and calendars, network tools, RDP clients, etc), all my media streaming services on it, and a few ga...
Regarding WiFi always on; there's an option in the WiFi settings under Advanced that allows the phone to continuously scan for WiFi networks even when WiFi is toggled off. This is on by default. I imagine this is why the devices report WiFi on ev...