We hope you didn't wear out your sweet tooth this Halloween, because our host Brad Molen is joined by Android and Me's Taylor Wimberly for a big bite of Android 4.4 KitKat. A new Google OS wouldn't mean as much without a new reference device rollout, so we dive into the details of the Nexus 5 handset, as well. While lots of early adopters are eagerly waiting by the mailbox for their Google delivery, Brad humbly admits to already having scored both the black and white versions to take for spin. Not only that, but Taylor is a bona fide Ara Scout and discusses the potential of Project Ara's modular phone concept. So rest up your sugar-soaked selves and ease into a fresh edition of the Engadget Mobile Podcast via the streaming links below.
Hosts: Brad Molen
Guest: Taylor Wimberly
Producer: Jon Turi
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00:04:31 - Google to unveil Auto Awesome feature that creates stories from your videos
00:15:11 - Google announces the Nexus 5 with Android 4.4, on sale today for $349
00:55:22 - Android 4.4 KitKat arrives, focuses on budget phone performance
01:06:18 - Motorola's 'Project Ara' modular smartphone setup switches out hardware like apps
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