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Some Galaxy Nexus users having minor multitouch issues

Some Galaxy Nexus users having minor multitouch issues

posted: 20 Dec 2011, 10:58

We don't want to cause any bad flashbacks for Nexus One users who jumped to the Galaxy Nexus, but there have been some minor multitouch issues reported from Galaxy Nexus users...

How to check your GSM Galaxy Nexus version

How to check your GSM Galaxy Nexus version

posted: 19 Dec 2011, 20:11

For those of you out there who have the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, but aren't on Verizon, we have a trick for you that will show you what variant of the GSM Galaxy Nexus you have with a simple app from the Market...

Who wants a free Galaxy Nexus? All of us. Who's getting it? Google employees.

Who wants a free Galaxy Nexus? All of us. Who's getting it? Google employees.

posted: 19 Dec 2011, 08:08

In what seems to be a very cool form of a Christmas gift, Google is handing out a special edition of the Galaxy Nexus to its team...

Android 4.0.2 rolling out OTA to GSM Galaxy Nexus

Android 4.0.2 rolling out OTA to GSM Galaxy Nexus

posted: 16 Dec 2011, 20:38

Today has been a big day for Android Ice Cream Sandwich updates and the party is continuing with version 4.0.2 which has now begun rolling out on GSM versions of the Galaxy Nexus...

Adobe Flash updated for Android 4.0

Adobe Flash updated for Android 4.0

posted: 15 Dec 2011, 18:04

That certainly didn't take too long. The same day that the Galaxy Nexus (and therefore Ice Cream Sandwich) made its official debut in the US, Adobe updated the Flash player for compatibility with the new Android OS...

Google adds two new commercials to the

Google adds two new commercials to the "Calling all..." series

posted: 15 Dec 2011, 09:43

The Galaxy Nexus has gotten two more TV ads to add to the pile. The new ads show off Face Unlock and more amateur musicians using Google+ Hangouts, and are definitely looking good...

Galaxy Nexus tip: shave before trying Face Unlock

Galaxy Nexus tip: shave before trying Face Unlock

posted: 14 Dec 2011, 19:09

We've been playing around with the Galaxy Nexus, and we know you out there are just about to get your hands on yours, but there are some tips and tricks to help you with the new Android 4.0. Our first tip is for Face Unlock...

NewEgg has an unlocked Samsung Galaxy Nexus priced at $700 - still one hefty investment

NewEgg has an unlocked Samsung Galaxy Nexus priced at $700 - still one hefty investment

posted: 13 Dec 2011, 13:50

Granted that it’s less than the $749.99 advertised price over at Expansys-USA, NewEgg’s offering for the highly prized GSM version of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus is still a costly investment on its...

Pro-tip: Get an unlocked GSM Galaxy Nexus for $685

Pro-tip: Get an unlocked GSM Galaxy Nexus for $685

posted: 11 Dec 2011, 09:59

If you have been waiting patiently for the GSM version of the Galaxy Nexus to arrive, you may have been tempted by the various stores offering imported versions for $750 or more, but a new coupon will get you quite a savings...

Samsung Galaxy Nexus is officially launched in Canada via Bell and Virgin Mobile

Samsung Galaxy Nexus is officially launched in Canada via Bell and Virgin Mobile

posted: 08 Dec 2011, 11:08

Although US consumers will need to wait a bit more before experiencing the next big thing in the Android world, our Canadian friends north of the border can happily pick up the smartphone starting today,...

What's up, dock? UK retailer accepting pre-orders on docks for Samsung GALAXY Nexus

What's up, dock? UK retailer accepting pre-orders on docks for Samsung GALAXY Nexus

posted: 03 Dec 2011, 13:06

Yeah, we know how upset you are that over in the UK, the Samsung GALAXY Nexus has already been launched, and if that isn't bad enough, at least one retailer in the country where Big Ben keeps the time...

Samsung Galaxy Nexus size comparison

Samsung Galaxy Nexus size comparison

posted: 02 Dec 2011, 09:37

To give you a better understanding of just how big the Samsung Galaxy Nexus iis, we paired it alongside a range of handsets, ranging from the rather petite Nokia 700 to the gargantuan Samsung Galaxy Note...

Samsung Galaxy Nexus volume bug fix pushed OTA now

Samsung Galaxy Nexus volume bug fix pushed OTA now

posted: 30 Nov 2011, 08:58

Samsung has started pushing an OTA update fixing the software bug users noticed a couple of days ago that would cause the volume on the Samsung Galaxy Nexus to suddenly go down…

Samsung GALAXY Nexus torn down: NFC in the battery, average repairability

Samsung GALAXY Nexus torn down: NFC in the battery, average repairability

posted: 30 Nov 2011, 01:49

The Samsung Galaxy Nexus is probably the most anticipated device - it’s the first to come with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and with a huge 4.65-inch screen and distinct concave curved…

New Galaxy Nexus commercial calls on

New Galaxy Nexus commercial calls on "social MCs"

posted: 29 Nov 2011, 14:42

We are definitely liking the ads that Google is producing for its newest pure Google experience phone, the Samsung Galaxy Nexus. The newest ad shows off Google+ Hangouts in an interesting way...

Some Galaxy Nexus users reporting odd battery readings

Some Galaxy Nexus users reporting odd battery readings

posted: 29 Nov 2011, 12:05

The rumors we had heard about the Samsung Galaxy Nexus having very solid battery life do seem to be true, many users are reporting a couple days of use without charging, but there are also reports of odd readings with the battery monitor...

Shooting time-lapse video with the Galaxy Nexus

Shooting time-lapse video with the Galaxy Nexus

posted: 29 Nov 2011, 08:55

One of the extra features found with the Galaxy Nexus' camcorder is the ability to shoot time-lapse video. Without aiming too high with our own test of the feature, feel free to see what we could make with it. The good thing is that time-lapse...

South Korean buyers of the Samsung GALAXY Nexus get extended battery tossed in the box

South Korean buyers of the Samsung GALAXY Nexus get extended battery tossed in the box

posted: 29 Nov 2011, 03:32

Besides the 1750mAh battery that South Korean buyers of the Samsung GALAXY Nexus receive on the device, a 2000mAh power cell is thrown in along with a special back cover to allow for the extra...

Samsung GALAXY Nexus shipments resume after quick hiatus to repair software

Samsung GALAXY Nexus shipments resume after quick hiatus to repair software

posted: 27 Nov 2011, 19:32

With a bug affecting the volume on the Samsung GALAXY Nexus, the manufacturer had stopped shipping the first Ice Cream Sandwich flavored device to reflash all of the problem units with revised software; newly...

Benefits and drawbacks of Galaxy Nexus having

Benefits and drawbacks of Galaxy Nexus having "No OEM Customization"

posted: 27 Nov 2011, 12:08

A new comparison chart from Verizon shows the Galaxy Nexus listed as having "No OEM Customization", the question still remains: will Verizon employees effectively explain the benefits and drawbacks of stock Android?...

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