Verizon Galaxy Nexus Update: First Impressions and Performance

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Last night, something amazing happened. After nearly six months of waiting for it, Verizon finally delivered the Samsung Galaxy Nexus Android 4.0.4 update to my device. I have spent today messing around with my new piece of software and I wanted to share my first impressions of the update. First though, a little bit of […]

Note to Verizon: This is How You Update Phones

Note to Verizon: This is How You Update Phones

While it took Verizon almost six months to release a single bug fix update for its Samsung Galaxy Nexus, T-Mobile has gotten its flagship Android smartphone, the HTC One S, updated in less than half of that time. T-Mobile released the HTC One S, on April 25th. Yesterday, an OTA update that will shore up […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Price Falls to a Penny at Amazon

The wait for the Verizon Galaxy Nexus Android 4.2 Jelly Bean update has begun.

With the arrival of the Samsung Galaxy S III looming in the distance, Amazon Wireless has seen it fit to drop the Verizon Galaxy Nexus price down to a mere penny. Now, before getting too excited, there is, of course, a caveat to this offer. Those who are looking to sign a new two-year contract […]

6 Months Later, I Still Love My Galaxy Nexus

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Back in December 2011, I was very excited about the Galaxy Nexus just like everyone else. Many of the others that shared my excitement are past the Nexus and on to the next big thing now. Not me, I still love my Galaxy Nexus. Many awesome phones have popped up since I bought my Galaxy […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Update: Still Waiting

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Last week, I told you that I had yet to receive the Verizon Samsung Galaxy Nexus update, you know, the update that takes the device to Android 4.0.4 and seems to iron out a lot of the issues that the device has had since it launched in December of 2011. It’s now Monday, the weekend […]

How to Get the Verizon Galaxy Nexus Update

How to Get the Verizon Galaxy Nexus Update

There are still Samsung Galaxy Nexus owners out there that still have yet to receive the Android 4.0.4 update from Verizon. Those that haven’t seen the update will be happy to know that there is a method to try in order to try and manually pull the update from Verizon. The update, which apparently started […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Owners Reporting Issues After Update

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Owners Reporting Issues After Update

The Verizon Galaxy Nexus update roll out started last week and now, we are getting a better sense of how the update has worked out for some folks. I was hoping to have my own impressions ready today but I have yet to receive the update from Verizon. In addition, I can’t seem to get […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Update: The Wait Continues

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Verizon’s Samsung Galaxy Nexus update is apparently rolling out right now. Evidently, the software supposedly starting rolling out yesterday. However, I have yet to receive the update and I know plenty of others that are currently in the dark as well. Oddly enough, the only thing I’ve seen officially come out of Verizon’s mouth is […]

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 […]