Nexus S & Motorola Xoom Likely Won’t Get Android 4.2 Jelly Bean

Motorola Xoom Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update Roll Out Imminent

While there is good news afoot for Nexus 7 and Samsung Galaxy Nexus owners today in the form of the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean update roll outs for both devices, there is some bad news for owners of other Nexus devices, namely the Nexus S and Motorola Xoom which may never see Android 4.2 officially […]

Google Confirms Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Roll Out

Android 4.3 will be nice, but it won't be as nice as an Android 5.0 update.

Google has confirmed that the Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean roll out is currently underway and it’s hitting devices on specific carriers this very moment. In a post on Google+, the company has confirmed that the Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update is rolling out to Nexus S devices on T-Mobile, H3G, O2, […]

Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update Starts Rolling Out

The Nexus S Jelly Bean update has begun to roll out.

The Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update, despite questions about its roll out status, has apparently started hitting some Nexus S devices. It would appear that Nexus S variants i9023 and i9020T are seeing the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update roll out, this according to XDA-Developers (2) and a few tips of our own. […]

Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update Release Date Now Up in the Air

The Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean release date is unclear.

The Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update release date remains unclear after a roll out that was scheduled to arrive yesterday failed to arrive. Vodafone Australia originally thought that the update would roll out at 1PM AEST time on July 19th. However, the carrier has said that issues came up preventing the Android 4.1 […]

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 […]

Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update Rolling Out Soon?

The Nexus S Android 4.1 update should roll out soon.

The Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update might be rolling out soon. According to Vodafone Australia, courtesy of Android Central, the Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update is going to be rolling out on July 19th, tomorrow. This means that there is a chance that the update could roll out for the Nexus […]

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 […]

Nexus S 4G Android 4.0 Update Rolling Out Now

Nexus S 4G Android 4.0 Update Rolling Out Now

Sprint has announced that the Nexus S 4G Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update is rolling out now, an update that will come with a host of features and improvements for owners of the carrier’s Google experience device. The announcement was made on Sprint’s community forum and it details exactly what’s coming with the upgrade […]

Nexus S Owners Getting Ice Cream Sandwich Update in Coming Weeks

google-nexus-s-e1

Google had promised users who buy into their own branded Nexus line of smartphones that Nexus products will be among the earliest products to get software updates. Unfortunately, for Google’s Nexus S and Nexus S 4G owners, the wait for Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich is still happening and with devices from other third-party manufacturers–like […]

Aston Martin Luxury Phone is a Glorified Samsung Nexus S

Grand_Touch_AM_gold_MOP

As with many premium brands before it, Aston Martin is now in the mobile business with a rebranded Samsung Nexus S. If you think that Aston Martin merely slapped its logo on the vanilla Google handset, think again as the company had partnered with luxury phone-maker Mobiado with the Grand Touch Aston Martin phone. Essentially, […]

Google Wallet Arrives for the Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S

Google Wallet

Before today, the only phone that supported Google’s mobile payment platform, Google Wallet, was the Sprint Nexus S 4G. Well, as you may have guessed, that’s changed as the application has been updated to support for the Samsung Galaxy Nexus and the Nexus S if they are running on AT&T’s network. There also appears to […]

Android 4.0 for Nexus S Brings Battery Life Issues – Google Halts It

Android 4.0

It appears that the Samsung Galaxy Nexus isn’t the only device that is plagued with poor battery life as the Nexus S, which was recently updated to Android 4.o Ice Cream Sandwich, is dealing with battery life issues of its own. Google is aware of the problem, so aware in fact, that the company has […]

How to Manually Install Android 4.0 for the Nexus S

Nexus S

Earlier today, Google started rolling out the Android 4.0 update for the GSM version of the Nexus S. The update is currently rolling out OTA, over-the-air, and that means that some of you with a Nexus S probably have yet to see the update. Well, if you’re the impatient type, there is a way to […]

Android 4.0 for Nexus S Rolling Out Now

Ice Cream Sandwich

Google promised that the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update for the Samsung-made Nexus S would roll out soon after the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus and sure enough, just a day after Verizon launched its 4G LTE model, Google made good on that promise as Android 4.0 is now rolling out for the […]

Nexus S Ice Cream Sandwich Rolls Out for Google Employees

Android-Icecream

Owners of the Google Samsung Nexus S will have just a little longer to wait for their Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update as Google is now testing the delectable frozen treat on Nexus S smartphones owned by its employees. In Android tradition, updates are deployed first to employees before reaching broader worldwide audiences, and […]

Android 4.0 Unofficially Arrives for Nexus S

Android 4.0

If you can’t wait for the official roll out of Android 4.0 for the Nexus S, which will likely take place a short time after the Samsung Galaxy Nexus arrives next month, you’re in luck. The good folks over at XDA-forums have managed to port Ice Cream Sandwich to the Nexus S and it’s currently […]

Google Says Nexus S Will Get Android 4.0, Gingerbread Devices As Well

Nexus S

Earlier today, we told you that Andy Rubin had stated very plainly that the newly announced – and detailed – Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich would be headed to devices other than the Samsung Galaxy Nexus “a couple of weeks” after the launch of Samsung’s latest smartphone. However, what Rubin wasn’t clear on was what […]

Is Apple Planning a Curved Glass iPhone for 2012?

curved display

We haven’t seen the iPhone 5 yet, but Apple is reportedly working on a new iOS device with a curved glass screen. The reports claim that this could be a new iPhone or a new iPad, but this isn’t a feature we expect to see on the iPhone 5, which we expect to be announced […]

Nexus S 4G Update Brings Google Wallet Support

Nexus S 4G Update Brings Google Wallet Support

Google and Samsung have both confirmed that an update for Sprint’s Nexus S 4G has begun rolling out and that the update will be bringing support for Google Wallet, a service that it announced all the way back in May of this year. The update is rolling out now over-the-air (OTA) so if you haven’t […]