Verizon Galaxy Nexus Getting ICS Update Before Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

The Verizon Galaxy Nexus will likely get an ICS update before Jelly Bean.

It appears that the Verizon Galaxy Nexus is set to get an Ice Cream Sandwich update before it’s Android 4.1 Jelly Bean release date arrives. Android Central has leaked a screen shot that indicates that the Verizon Galaxy Nexus is set to get an Ice Cream Sandwich OTA update at some point in the future. […]

How to Fix Samsung Galaxy Nexus Android 4.1 Jelly Bean GPS Issues

The Galaxy Nexus GPS issues can be easily fixed.

It looks like some Samsung Galaxy Nexus owners who have received the upgrade to Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean have been having issues with the device’s GPS. Fortunately, there is a quick fix that should take care of the issue and return functionality. Owners of of the Galaxy Nexus HSPA+ have been having issues with the […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Price Drops

The Galaxy Nexus price has dropped at Verizon.

Ahead of its upgrade to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, Verizon has dropped the Samsung Galaxy Nexus price down to a mere $99.99 on-contract. This price is the lowest that Verizon has ever dropped the price and it should be a tempting offer to those interested in getting one of the carrier’s best 4G LTE Android […]

5 Thoughts on the Verizon Galaxy Nexus Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update

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The wait for the Verizon Galaxy Nexus Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update has begun and to be honest, I have mixed emotions about the whole thing. When Google first announced Jelly Bean at Google I/O in June, I was elated. As many of you know, I love Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. It’s a great […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Could Be Last Nexus Device to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

The Verizon Galaxy Nexus could be last to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.

The Samsung Galaxy Nexus will likely be the last device, among the announced devices, to get the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update. Earlier today, Vodafone Australia revealed that the Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update might be close. The carrier has said that the Nexus S’s update has been approved and that the Android […]

Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S Next in Line for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S Next in Line for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

It would appear that the Motorola Xoom Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update is extremely close to rolling out which means that the Samsung Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S should be the next in line for the upgrade to Google’s latest Android software. Over the weekend, owners of the Motorola Xoom were notified about a software […]

Apple Asked Carriers and Retailers To Remove Banned Samsung Devices

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Apple recently won injunctions against the Samsung Galaxy Nexus and Galaxy Tab 10.1, and it wanted carriers and retailers to know about the ban very badly. According to FOSS Patents, in a recent filing with the court, Samsung detailed letters that Apple sent out to “many carriers and retail companies that currently sell” the banned […]

Verizon Could Hinder the Galaxy Nexus Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update

Will Verizon hinder the Galaxy Nexus ICS update?

A few days ago, we learned that the Verizon Samsung Galaxy Nexus would be among the first to get the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update. That of course is coming from Google’s mouth and not Verizon’s which has left many wondering whether Verizon will hinder the Galaxy Nexus Android 4.1 release date. Google has claimed […]

Unlocked HSPA+ Galaxy Nexus Now In Stock At Google Play

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Our very own eagle-eyed editor Adam Mills spotted that the Galaxy Nexus is now back in stock through the Google Play Store and will ship in three to five business days. The smartphone retails for $349, an impressively low price for a contract-free, unlocked device that you can take to any GSM carrier of your […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Among First to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

The Verizon Galaxy Nexus should be among the first to Android 4.1

According to Google, the Sprint and Verizon Galaxy Nexus should be among the first devices to get the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update. The company has announced that the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update roll out has begun today and the first device to receive the update will be the Samsung Galaxy Nexus HSPA+, the […]

Galaxy Nexus Available in Play Store Again With Shipping Delays

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It looks like with Samsung’s victory on gaining a temporary stay on the Galaxy Nexus injunction pending Apple’s response in that lawsuit, the Google-branded Android smartphone is once again available in the U.S. in Google’s Play Store. This would be the unlocked GSM/HSPA+ model that would work on carriers T-Mobile USA and AT&T in the […]

Samsung Gets Temporary Stay On Galaxy Nexus Ban

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The Galaxy Nexus court case keeps getting more interesting as today, Samsung won a temporary stay on the temporary injunction of the smartphone pending Apple’s response. According to The Verge, the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit granted Samsung the stay (or suspension) of the injunction. The stay will only last, however, until Apple formally […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Update Rolling Out Soon?

It appears that the Galaxy Nexus will see a new update soon.

Owners of the Verizon Samsung Galaxy Nexus should be on the look out for a new update soon. Over at XDA-forums, a user has posted what appears to be a prompt to install an update, IMM76Q, that claims to hold enhancements for the Verizon model of the Galaxy Nexus. It’s a tiny update which has […]

Samsung Galaxy S III to Fragment Android Ecosystem With NFC Beam Share Feature

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It looks like one of the most popular and highly anticipated smartphones released to date, the Samsung Galaxy S III, will be one of the devices to fragment the Android ecosystem with its NFC sharing feature due to incompatible technological implementations for the Android Beam feature. On a standard, non-Galaxy S III smartphone, sharing via […]

Samsung Galaxy Nexus Sales to Resume Next Week

Galaxy Nexus sales will resume next week.

Google has confirmed that it removed the Samsung Galaxy Nexus from the Google Play Store but that Galaxy Nexus sales will resume next week. The company, in comments made to ABC News, confirmed that it had pulled the Galaxy Nexus due to Judge Lucy Koh’s injunction against Samsung. As it stands, the Galaxy Nexus HSPA+ […]

Samsung Galaxy Nexus Now No Longer Available in the U.S.

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Following Apple’s recent legal victory in securing a ban against Google’s Samsung-made Galaxy Nexus Android smartphone, that device is no longer available for purchase at this time in the U.S. The Galaxy Nexus HSPA+ edition is listed as ‘coming soon,’ and Google is now only taking email addresses should you wish to be notified when […]

T-Mobile Monthly 4G Review: $30 per Month Bargain

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T-Mobile’s $30 Monthly 4G plan is an unbelievable deal. Smartphone users on a budget should definitely take a look at T-Mobile’s somewhat-hidden $30 plan before signing a two-year contract. You will need to bring your own phone or buy an unsubsidized phone from T-Mobile, but the long-term savings are worth it. I purchased an unlocked […]

Samsung, Google Working Together to Fight Apple in Legal War

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As Apple is continuing Steve Jobs’ legacy of thermonuclear war on Android handset-makers with varying patent wars, Samsung and Google are now teaming up to try to put an end to Apple’s bullish tactics. The latest blow to Samsung and Google came last week when Apple had won several injunctions against the Galaxy Tab 10.1 […]

The 5 Best Android Smartphones [July, 2012]

The HTC One X remains a force.

Now that we’re right smack in the middle of summer, the smartphone market is as hot as it has ever been, especially the Android market where several flagship phones are vying for the hearts and minds of consumers before the launch of the iPhone 5. In our latest edition of our top five Android smartphones […]