The 5 Best Android Smartphones [June, 2012]

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The weather isn’t the only thing heating up now that summer is upon us. No, the world of Android phones always seems to catch fire right around summer time and June of 2012 looks to be no different. In our latest edition of our top five Android smartphones on the market we have a mix […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus 4.0.4 Update Rollout Starts (IMM76K)

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Update 4.0.4

The Verizon Samsung Galaxy Nexus Android 4.0.4 update is ready for release and coming soon according to Verizon, but some users don’t have to wait any longer. The new Galaxy Nexus 4.0.4 IMM76K update is on the way to all Galaxy nexus owners, but it is rolling out slowly. According to reports in forums and on Twitter the Galaxy […]

Galaxy Nexus Accessories Now Available Through Google Play Store

Galaxy Nexus Accessories Now Available Through Google Play Store

In addition to the unlocked Samsung Galaxy Nexus itself, Google is now selling Galaxy Nexus accessories directly from its Google Play Store. In a Google+ post, the company confirmed that it now is selling Galaxy Nexus accessories for the HSPA+ model to U.S. customers through its online Google Play Store. Earlier this year, the company […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Update Could Miss the Mark

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Update Could Miss the Mark

Yesterday, Verizon approved the Galaxy Nexus Android 4.0.4 update. Today, the carrier confirmed that the bug fix update would be rolling out soon. And sometime in the near future, when the Galaxy Nexus update does roll out, there might just be some underwhelmed owners out there. After taking a look at the list of fixes […]

Verizon Says Galaxy Nexus Update is Coming Soon

Verizon Says Galaxy Nexus Update is Coming Soon

Yesterday, Verizon cleared the Samsung Galaxy Nexus Android 4.0.4 update for release. And today, a Verizon representative finally spoke out and confirmed the good news. Yes, the Verizon Galaxy Nexus will be updated soon. The good news comes from Albert Aydin on Twitter. Aydin is a Verizon representative so this is as official as it’s […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Update Approved, Rolling Out Soon

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Update Approved, Rolling Out Soon

Verizon has approved the Samsung Galaxy Nexus Android 4.0.4 update which means that the software should be rolling out Over-the-Air to device owners soon. Droid-Life has discovered that the carrier has posted a changelog for the update on its website which means that the carrier has approved the update and that it should be hitting […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Update Nightmare Continues

No update. And, oh look, no 4G either, for whatever reason.

As many of you know, I have problems with both my Samsung Galaxy Nexus and the fact that it hasn’t been updated and over these past few days, my Verizon Galaxy Nexus update nightmare got a whole lot worse. When I travel, I like to bring both of my phones with me in case one […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Update Imminent?

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Update Imminent?

Late yesterday, Google made the Samsung Galaxy Nexus Android 4.0.4 available once again for download which could be a sign that Verizon will be rolling out the update to users at some point in the near future. The good news appeared over on the XDA-forums and the download is now available for those that are […]

Motorola Droid 4 and Sprint Galaxy Nexus Both See Price Cuts at Amazon

Motorola Droid 4 and Sprint Galaxy Nexus Both See Price Cuts at Amazon

Not content with dropping the price of just the Motorola Droid RAZR MAXX, Amazon has also slashed the prices on the HTC Rezound, the Motorola Droid 4 and the Sprint Samsung Galaxy Nexus. In addition to dropping the Motorola Droid RAZR MAXX to $150 on-contact, the retailer has seen it fit to drop the prices […]

The Worst Part About the Wait for the Verizon Galaxy Nexus Update

The Worst Part About the Wait for the Verizon Galaxy Nexus Update

The Verizon Galaxy Nexus Android 4.0.4 update was rumored to be out on Tuesday. Tuesday came and went without an update, just like the other days have in the five months since its launch. I’m not mad that it missed that date and I’m not even mad about the ridiculous bugs that seem to be […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Issues Are Getting Worse

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Issues Are Getting Worse

Over the last five months, I have been dealing with an assortment of issues that have been plaguing my experience with the Samsung Galaxy Nexus. In fact, the issues have been so bad that I once again began using my iPhone 3GS as my daily driver. I decided to fire up my Galaxy Nexus over […]

Grab a $40 Amazon Credit With Verizon 4G LTE Phone Purchase

Amazon Offering $40 Credit with Verizon 4G LTE Phone Purchase

Starting today, Amazon will be awarding those who purchase a Verizon 4G LTE device, Samsung Galaxy Nexus and Motorola Droid RAZR MAXX included, a $40 credit that can be used towards a monthly bill from the carrier. The deal applies to all of Verizon’s 4G LTE smartphones that Verizon currently has on sale and it […]

Samsung Galaxy Nexus Android 4.0.4 Update Rolling Out This Week?

Samsung Galaxy Nexus Android 4.0.4 Update Coming This Week?

It looks like owners of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus on Verizon might finally get the update this week as its release date has been pegged for this week. According to Droid-Life, several Galaxy Nexus owners have been informed that the update will be rolling out this week, possibly as soon as tomorrow, May 22nd. In […]

Wait for Samsung Galaxy Nexus Car Dock Continues in U.S.

Galaxy Nexus Car Dock Coming to UK, U.S. Owners Still Waiting

The highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy Nexus car dock will be hitting the United Kingdom this month after a five month wait. Retailer Clove UK has confirmed that the car dock for the Galaxy Nexus will be arriving on May 22nd months after the Samsung Galaxy Nexus officially launched in the United Kingdom. Clove UK will […]

Google to Sell Multiple Nexus Devices with Android 5.0?

Google to Sell Five Nexus Devices with Android 5.0?

It appears that Google is planning to open up a Nexus program wherein the company will supply Nexus devices made by an assortment of manufacturers through its Google Play Store. According to a report from The Wall Street Journal, Google is apparently going to partner with up to five OEMs to supply five Pure Google […]

6 Months With the iPhone 4S: Android Switcher

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The iPhone 4S is now my primary phone after spending two and a half years as an Android user. Despite my many concerns of switching from Android to iPhone, the iPhone 4S is my primary smartphone, while the Galaxy Nexus is a tool I use in specific cases. I’ve rooted every Android device I’ve owned, and I wasn’t fed […]

Five Months With The Verizon Galaxy Nexus

Five Months With The Verizon Galaxy Nexus

Five months ago, I walked into a Verizon retail store and bought the Samsung Galaxy Nexus with the hope that it would replace my iPhone 3GS as my go-to smartphone. Unfortunately, that hasn’t happened. That’s because my Galaxy Nexus experience has been a difficult one to say the least and one that has completely turned […]

Samsung Galaxy Nexus Coming to T-Mobile?

Samsung Galaxy Nexus Coming to T-Mobile?

As it stands, the Samsung Galaxy Nexus is available on both Sprint and Verizon. In the past we’ve heard that AT&T might start carrying the device at some point and today, a new rumor points to T-Mobile as being a possible home for the Galaxy Nexus as well. TMoNews has acquired a user agent string […]

Wait for Galaxy Nexus Android 4.0.4 Update Gets More Bizarre

Wait for Galaxy Nexus Android 4.0.4 Update Gets Bizarre

Tomorrow will mark the five month anniversary of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus launch on Verizon. And if the device is not updated with Android 4.0.4 today, it will also mean that in the five months since it has been out, Verizon has yet to release an update for the Nexus phone. Clearly, Verizon has dropped […]