Yeah. Well. I think everyone saw this coming. Until there's a breakthrough in battery technology that lets us break through the energy density limit in consumer battery tech, we'll be stuck with big lumpy smartches or non-smart ones. » 1/22/15 3:47pm Thursday 3:47pm

Probably not. There were leaks for Galaxy S5 GPE, but it never came to pass. I don't think Google needs GPE devices anymore. Many core aspects of the operating system have been offloaded to the Play Store and the Play Services, and there are means to make skinned Android OS look more stock, and custom skins do look… » 1/22/15 3:33pm Thursday 3:33pm

I've read that one of the ways Google might approach this is to be an all-data MVNO. There would be no voice call, and Google would only sell data. It would use Google Voice and other VOIP services as primary means of connecting people. » 1/22/15 2:40pm Thursday 2:40pm