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How to root, unlock, flash and tweak any Nexus device

How to root, unlock, flash and tweak any Nexus device

posted: 23 Jan 2014, 06:39

Gather round, gather round! Do you happen to own a relatively modern Nexus device? Great! Today, we'll be showing you how to very easily do a number of tweaks and changes on your Nexus smartphone or tablet with the use of a genius toolbox...

Video shows the Nexus' line of phones evolution in looks and speed

Video shows the Nexus' line of phones evolution in looks and speed

posted: 06 Nov 2013, 01:58

The Nexus 5 and Android 4.4 KitKat are all the rage right now, and for a very good reason. The second consecutive offering from the Google and LG duo...

Galaxy Nexus owners petition Google's Sundar Pichai over Android 4.4 KitKat

Galaxy Nexus owners petition Google's Sundar Pichai over Android 4.4 KitKat

posted: 05 Nov 2013, 04:00

If you own a Galaxy Nexus from the not too distant 2011, then it's probably safe to say that you ain't having a lot of fun these last days...

The evolution of Nexus: 5 years of change

The evolution of Nexus: 5 years of change

posted: 01 Nov 2013, 08:44

Google has taken us on quite the journey with its Nexus smartphones in the past five years. It all started in January 2010…

Google confirms that the Galaxy Nexus will not get Android 4.4

Google confirms that the Galaxy Nexus will not get Android 4.4

posted: 31 Oct 2013, 14:49

Android 4.4 KitKat may be bringing better support for low-end and older devices, but that doesn't mean that Google is bringing the update to all of its Nexus devices. When Google announced the availability of Android 4.4,...

Google Nexus 5 vs Nexus 4, Samsung Galaxy Nexus: specs comparison

Google Nexus 5 vs Nexus 4, Samsung Galaxy Nexus: specs comparison

posted: 31 Oct 2013, 13:08

At last, the seemingly endless flurry of leaks and speculations has come to a halt as the Google Nexus 5 is finally official! And the smartphone is not looking bad at all now that we have its hardware and software specs...

Nexus 7, 10, and Galaxy Nexus may also be getting security update

Nexus 7, 10, and Galaxy Nexus may also be getting security update

posted: 21 Aug 2013, 09:29

Yesterday, we heard about a very small security update that has started pushing out to the T-Mobile variant of the Google Nexus 4. The update was a minor package, only clocking in at about 2MB and bumping the version from...

ITC to review split ruling in Apple-Samsung patent battle

ITC to review split ruling in Apple-Samsung patent battle

posted: 29 May 2013, 22:55

The International Trade Commission said on Wednesday that the panel will take another look at a split decision made by an ITC judge in Apple's patent dispute with rival Samsung; Apple alleged that Samsung had infringed on an Apple...

Apple is unable to get the sales ban on the Samsung GALAXY Nexus put back into effect

Apple is unable to get the sales ban on the Samsung GALAXY Nexus put back into effect

posted: 31 Jan 2013, 21:43

Apple has been denied a chance to have its argument in favor of a sales ban on the Samsung GALAXY Nexus, heard before the entire 9 member U.S. Federal Court of Appeals in what is known as an en...

Samsung asks court to let it continue to sell the Samsung GALAXY Nexus

Samsung asks court to let it continue to sell the Samsung GALAXY Nexus

posted: 14 Jan 2013, 17:04

Apple would love to get a sales ban against the Samsung GALAXY Nexus before the next patent trial between the Korean based Samsung and the Cupertino based Apple which won't start until March 2014; Apple has asked...

Apple asks the full Court of Appeals to reverse the decision not to ban the Samsung GALAXY Nexus

Apple asks the full Court of Appeals to reverse the decision not to ban the Samsung GALAXY Nexus

posted: 07 Jan 2013, 17:04

Apple has filed with the full Federal Circuit Court of Appeals to reexamine a previous ruling made in October not to place an injunction on the Samsung GALAXY Nexus; that decision,...

Manually install Android 4.2.1 on the

Manually install Android 4.2.1 on the "takju" version of the Samsung GALAXY Nexus

posted: 28 Nov 2012, 06:20

If you purchased your Samsung GALAXY Nexus directly from the Google Play Store, you have the "takju" version of the device; it just so happens that this is the model that can be manually updated to Android...

LG has made a better Nexus than Samsung or HTC

LG has made a better Nexus than Samsung or HTC

posted: 27 Nov 2012, 07:12

LG has made a better Nexus than Samsung or HTC - at least that is what seems to be the predominant mood among PhoneArena readers...

Who made the best Nexus phone for its time: HTC, Samsung or LG?

Who made the best Nexus phone for its time: HTC, Samsung or LG?

posted: 21 Nov 2012, 07:56

Ah, the Nexus phones - probably the most beloved handsets in the entire Android universe. Never really achieving the status of top sellers, but always being highly-regarded, as they have not only been cool pieces of tech,...

Android 4.2 finally coming to ‘yakju’ Samsung Galaxy Nexus, factory image is now available

Android 4.2 finally coming to ‘yakju’ Samsung Galaxy Nexus, factory image is now available

posted: 21 Nov 2012, 05:20

A week after Android 4.2 Jelly Bean first arrived on some Samsung Galaxy Nexus devices, it is finally landing on a wider set of the 2011 Google Android flagship…

Update to Google Voice kills Android 4.2 bug

Update to Google Voice kills Android 4.2 bug

posted: 14 Nov 2012, 14:35

On Tuesday, we told you how Google Voice was force closing on Android 4.2 as soon as the recipient's name for a text message was being typed in; an update to the Google Voice app in the Google Play Store kills bugs dead...

Problems in Android 4.2 silence Google Voice

Problems in Android 4.2 silence Google Voice

posted: 13 Nov 2012, 19:33

For Android 4.2 users, trying to send a text message using Google Voice results in the app crashing as soon as you try to type in the recipient's name; a software update should solve the problem and in the meantime, you might want to delay updating...

How to manually update your Galaxy Nexus (takju) to Android 4.2

How to manually update your Galaxy Nexus (takju) to Android 4.2

posted: 13 Nov 2012, 09:35

Earlier we saw that the Android 4.2 update had started rolling out to Galaxy Nexus users who had the Takju model phone (USA unlocked), and now for the adventurous types, we have the walkthrough on how to manually update your...

Android 4.2 rolling out to some Samsung Galaxy Nexus owners

Android 4.2 rolling out to some Samsung Galaxy Nexus owners

posted: 13 Nov 2012, 02:04

Samsung Galaxy Nexus owners, it is time for an update! A software update, that is, for your smartphone will soon receive the latest version of Google's mobile OS – Android 4.2 Jelly Bean...

Galaxy Nexus gets Jelly Bean Transformation Pack

Galaxy Nexus gets Jelly Bean Transformation Pack

posted: 07 Nov 2012, 21:25

Just in case you can't wait the week or two that's left until the real Android 4.2 Jelly Bean update gets pushed out to existing Nexus devices, the XDA developer crew has just the thing for you. If you've got a Samsung Galaxy Nexus, you can...

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