Verizon Reps Blame Samsung for Slow Galaxy Nexus Jelly Bean Update

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It has been several weeks since the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update first started rolling out and several days since Sprint Galaxy Nexus owners started to see the update trickle out. The last Nexus device slated to get the Jelly Bean update is the Verizon Galaxy Nexus though Verizon remains silent about its release date […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Officially Last Nexus to Jelly Bean

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The bad news just got worse, Verizon Galaxy Nexus owners. Your device, while the first Galaxy Nexus to launch in the United States, is officially last to the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update amongst the Nexus devices here in the United States. Yesterday, two of the three remaining Nexus devices with Android 4.0 Ice Cream […]

Sprint Galaxy Nexus Jelly Bean Update Remains in the Shadows

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While Verizon Galaxy Nexus owners got treated to a nice Jelly Bean update leak earlier this week, the Sprint Galaxy Nexus is still without any trace of its Android 4.1 update as we move into September. Most of the attention thus far has been given to the older of the two Galaxy Nexus smartphones which, […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Jelly Bean Hidden Feature Could Save Your Life

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While it likely won’t be one of the features touted by Verizon when the Verizon Galaxy Nexus Jelly Bean update arrives, the new Cell Broadcast Settings Menu could be one of the most important features coming along with the device’s Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. Earlier this week, the Verizon Galaxy Nexus Jelly Bean update leaked […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Jelly Bean Update Leak Now Easier to Install

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The Verizon Galaxy Nexus Jelly Bean update that leaked out earlier today is now easier to install, thanks for a flashable file that emerged this afternoon. The ever resourceful P3Droid, by way of Droid-Life, released a .zip file that allows Verizon Galaxy Nexus owners to flash to Jelly Bean build JRO03O from any ROM. The […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Jelly Bean Update Leaks

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Last night, a Jelly Bean test build for the Verizon Galaxy Nexus leaked out ahead of the official update’s roll out. And now, that test build update is now available to download provided Verizon Galaxy Nexus owners follow some instructions. Droid-Life is reporting that a user named oldblue910 posted the update on XDA-Developers forums and […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Jelly Bean Update Test Build Rolls Out

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It appears that Verizon is in the midst of testing a large update for the Verizon Galaxy Nexus and it looks like its the elusive Jelly Bean update for Verizon’s version of the Nexus. According to Droid-Life, a user on XDA-Developers forums named El Madhatter posted a screenshot of an update for the Verizon Galaxy […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Beaten to Jelly Bean by Non-Nexus Device

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And there it is, Verizon Galaxy Nexus owners. What looked like a possibility last week has become a reality. The Verizon Galaxy Nexus, the Sprint Galaxy Nexus, the Nexus S 4G, and other Galaxy Nexus devices worldwide have officially been beaten to Andrid 4.1 Jelly Bean by an Asus tablet. Let that sink it for […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Jelly Bean Update Gets Some More Bad News

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It looks like the Samsung Galaxy III really might beat the Verizon Galaxy Nexus to the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update. Earlier today, another report chimed in saying that the Samsung Galaxy S III Jelly Bean update will indeed be making an appearance in Berlin, Germany in just a couple of days. And that could […]

Slow Verizon Galaxy Nexus Jelly Bean Update Frustrates

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Last week, we were worried that a non-developer device might end up beating the Verizon Galaxy Nexus, Sprint Galaxy Nexus and Sprint Nexus S 4G to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and unfortunately, it looks that’s now the case as Asus has apparently started to roll out Android 4.1 Jelly Bean for one of its tablets. […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Jelly Bean Update Hopefully Coming This Month

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With the Samsung Galaxy S III Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update looking very possible for an August 29th roll out, we’re hoping that the Verizon Galaxy Nexus doesn’t tarnish the Nexus name more than it already has by getting its Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update after the Galaxy S III roll out begins. August 29th […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Jelly Bean Update Release Date Still Unknown

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The wait for the Verizon Galaxy Nexus Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update and its release date continues as we move deeper into August with other non-Nexus devices receiving possible release dates. Earlier today, we heard that the Samsung Galaxy S III, a device not included in the original batch of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean devices, […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Jelly Bean Update Gets Some Good News

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Finally, there appears to be some good news in regards to the Verizon Galaxy Nexus Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update that has been promised but has not been heard from since mid-July. Earlier today, it became clear that the Motorola Xoom 4G LTE for Verizon might be getting its Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update sometime […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Jelly Bean Update Release Date Gets Closer

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The Verizon Galaxy Nexus Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update release date just got closer as Google has released the Jelly Bean binaries to AOSP for the Verizon Galaxy Nexus and other Nexus devices as well. First discovered by Droid-Life, the addition of Verizon Galaxy Nexus Jelly Bean binaries to the AOSP (Android Open Source Project) […]

How to Install Android 4.1 Jelly Bean on the Verizon Galaxy Nexus

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The Verizon Galaxy Nexus may be last in line for the official Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update, but users who can follow directions and spare an hour of time can upgrade today. There are many Android 4.1 Jelly Bean updates for the Verizon Galaxy Nexus available as a custom ROM for the device. This path […]

Wait for Verizon Galaxy Nexus Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update Continues

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As we enter the month of August, owners of the Verizon Galaxy Nexus are still wondering when their devices will see the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update. Prior to Google’s announcement of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, many wondered whether the Verizon Galaxy Nexus would be one of the first devices to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Price Slashed Again

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The price of the Verizon Galaxy Nexus has been slashed at Best Buy for a limited time. The deal, first discovered by PhoneArena, has the Samsung Galaxy Nexus for Verizon’s 4G LTE network available for absolutely nothing on-contract. Best Buy will apparently be offering this deal through August 25th though it’s possible that it might […]

5 Thoughts on the HTC ThunderBolt Ice Cream Sandwich Update

5 Thoughts on the HTC ThunderBolt Ice Cream Sandwich Update

Like many of you HTC ThunderBolt owners out there, I have wondered about whether Verizon will roll out the HTC ThunderBolt Ice Cream Sandwich update after promising that it would. Every single day I go back and forth on whether the aging device will get the update and so, I wanted to share my thoughts […]