Looking back: A brief history of Google’s Nexus devices

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Sometimes when a smartphone is released, it is very easy to tell what the manufacturer was aiming for. Unlike some popular lines of smartphones like Samsung’s Galaxy S series or HTC’s One series, Google’s Nexus line has received some interesting feedback over the years. Does ...

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Paranoid Android 4.1 beta released with reworked PIE controls for KitKat

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There are plenty of options when looking to run a custom ROM on your Android device and one of the most popular, besides CyanogenMod, is Paranoid Android. Official PA ROMs only support Nexus devices, so if you don’t see your device in the downloads, it’s not supported by the main ...

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Verizon announces Android 4.2.2 for Galaxy Nexus

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Verizon today announced that it will finally issue the 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update for its Galaxy Nexus. Coming two months after Sprint did the same for its Galaxy Nexus, the Samsung handset gets the latest version of Android. The Galaxy Nexus by Samsung will be updated to Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean. ...

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Sprint offering sales before and after Black Friday

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Sprint, like T-Mobile, doesn’t think you should have to wait until November 23 to get in on some smartphone savings. The nation’s third largest carrier today announced that it will be hosting some pre-Black Friday deals on November 22 (Thanksgiving). While stores might be closed ...

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Android 4.1 Jelly Bean official for Verizon Galaxy Nexus

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Android 4.1 Jelly Bean is officially ready for the Verizon Samsung Galaxy Nexus, according to the nation’s largest wireless carrier.  A support page (PDF) has gone live for the update, detailing some of the new and awesome features such as Google Now and enhanced notifications. Once you ...

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Sprint confirms Android 4.1 has started for Galaxy Nexus, Nexus S 4G

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Sprint today confirmed that the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update has, in fact, started rolling out to their Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S 4G.  Rumored last week to have been ready to go, it’s official today.  According to the press release, the Android 4.1 update is hitting devices now in an ...

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Sprint launching Jelly Bean for Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S 4G today?

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If you are on Sprint and right now using either the Galaxy Nexus or Nexus S 4G, then today might be your lucky day. Folks over at Phandroid got their hands on an internal leak shot of Sprint’s system, and it clearly tells us that today, on September 6, Sprint’s Galaxy Nexus and ...

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Xperia Nexus and Optimus Nexus tossed into rumor mill

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If past history is an indicator, the next Nexus release should be arriving in the late fall or early winter.  As such, we ought to be getting a slew of rumors and details for the next “Pure Google” experience.  Such was the case this morning with the word of a “Superior” ...

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Alleged Galaxy Nexus successor details emerge

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The first alleged details for the Galaxy Nexus successor have started trickling online and, from the sound of things, we’re in for a moderate refresh.  The information, obtained by SamMobile, advises that the codename is rumored to be “Superior” with the model number of ...

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Verizon Galaxy Nexus now available for $99

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Samsung Galaxy Nexus is right now the successor of Google’s smartphone line, and without any doubt it’s an excellent device. Verizon is also offering the Galaxy Nexus, and it comes with LTE as well. Now the good news is that Verizon is offering it for only $99, which is an amazing ...

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Google releases Jelly Bean OTA to HSPA+ Galaxy Nexus, promises other devices to come

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Google never fails to do something last minute that makes users happy. Today is no exception, as they’ve just released the Jelly Bean OTA to the HSPA+ Galaxy Nexus. The update is said to be rolling out over the next few days, so we expect to see users getting that notification anytime ...

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Google IO 2012 keynote impressions

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Well, the worst kept secret in Android has come to pass – the Nexus 7 is a real tablet, and its available for $199.  The first day of keynote is in the books, the nerds are lining up for their freebies and the Android universe has a new OS to look forward to getting. As... Read More

Listen to AndroidGuys #125 ‘Galaxy S Three’ve’

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Recorded live on June 20, 2012, it's the first day of summer and the first time we're allowed to talk publicly about GS III.

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Galaxy Nexus to be first Jelly Bean smartphone

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Expect an announcement that "4.1 is due in the coming weeks" at Google I/O.

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Android 4.0.4 approved for Verizon’s Galaxy Nexus

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Verizon has approved a new software update for their Samsung Galaxy Nexus and looks to be deploying the release immediately.  A support page for the handset has gone live and details what is found in the IMM76K Android 4.0.4 update as well as how to download and install said file.  This ...

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