Listen to AndroidGuys #130 “The Nexus Ultimatum”

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RECORDED LIVE OCT. 04, 2012 In this week’s episode the guys tackle the late-breaking rumors that surround the Google Nexus project and one of its potential devices, the LG Optimus G.  After discussing all the stuff that is slated to go into the changed Nexus initiative  we delve into what ...

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AT&T to carry Samsung Galaxy Camera in “coming weeks”

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AT&T today announced that they will be the carrier of choice for the recently-introduced Samsung Galaxy Camera.  A press release just crossing the wire advises that it is set to touch down in the “coming weeks” but stopped short of anything specific.  Also absent at this time, ...

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DigitTimes ties Samsung, LG, Sony and HTC to Nexus rumors

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Adding fuel to the growing fire that is the Nexus program, DigiTimes is today reporting that Samsung, LG, Sony, and HTC are “likely to be potential partners”. The entire post might read a little ‘lost in translation’ as it calls the initiative the “Nexus 7″ ...

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Samsung says Android 4.1 update for U.S. Galaxy S III models “coming soon”

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Samsung has put together a quick and simple list of U.S. smartphones which are either getting or are expected to receive their Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update.  As of right now it basically acts as a placeholder or jumping off point for a number of Galaxy S III models and a trio of Nexus ...

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Galaxy Nexus 2 and 32GB Nexus 7 coming?

Are you planning to buy the Google Nexus 7 but are backing off because you are looking forward to something with more storage?  Say, perhaps, a 32GB variant? Then maybe you will hear good news soon, as that may be in store.  What’s more, we have some evidence on a Nexus 2 as well. The... ...

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Samsung Galaxy S III Mini may launch October 11

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The rumored Samsung Galaxy S III Mini may get its official announcement on October 11, according to new details landing online this week.  A couple of international blogs have received invitations to an event slated for 10-11-12 where Samsung touts, in loose translation, “something small ...

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Samsung alleges iPhone 5 violates eight patents; hearing set for 2014

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Samsung, in its ongoing war with Apple, has asked to include the iPhone 5 on a list of devices they claim violates its own patents.  According to details listed on USA Today and IBTimes, Samsung alleges that the iPhone 5 infringes on six design patents and a pair of standard patents. ...

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Samsung mysterious device coming soon to AT&T?

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Samsung is on a hot streak nowadays with devices like Samsung Galaxy S III and Samsung Note II, and their competitors are working on devices to get head-to-head with Samsung. Though, Samsung is not all about “high-end” devices, they are also focusing on mid-range devices as well, ...

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AT&T adds quartet of Samsung devices to 4G LTE portfolio

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AT&T today announced a trio of Android smartphones and one Android tablet for their 4G LTE lineup, advising that each will join the carrier in the coming weeks.  Prices and exact timing is not yet known, however AT&T promises to deliver the deets before long.  And, since we’re ...

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Sprint to offer Galaxy S III for $50 on Black Friday

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And just like that we have our first leaked Black Friday ad of 2012. According to the guys at Engadget, Sprint will be offering the Samsung Galaxy S III for a cool $50 come Friday, November 23, 2012. At a savings of $150 off the normal price, it’s absolutely worth every penny. If you ...

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Galaxy Music rumors confirmed ahead of October 11 event

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New details have emerged for the yet-announced Samsung Galaxy Music ahead of its assumed October 11 debut. The new intel comes from Austrian site Telecom-Presse (translate) who confirms the entry-level specifications will include an 850MHz processor, 512MB RAM, 4GB internal storage, and a ...

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Samsung holding another event on October 24

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All indications are that Samsung will provide further details for the U.S. launch of the Galaxy Note II.

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Samsung rumored to intro GT-I8190 ‘Golden’ in November

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Lest you thought Samsung was going to finish the Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note II, you’d only be partially correct.  Word on the street is that they are cooking up yet another Android device for November, a little something nicknamed ‘Golden”. Details are very scarce at this ...

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Galaxy Note II may sell three times faster than predecessor

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Samsung believes that the Galaxy Note II may sell up to three times faster than its predecessor over the course of the first 90 days.  Thanks to a partnership of more than 260 carriers across 128 markets, there’s going to be a much bigger presence for the 5.5-inch smartphone that pulls ...

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Samsung remixes and recycles for two new “Next Big Thing” ads

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Samsung has introduced two new versions of its current “Next Big Thing” commercial campaign, both coming in the form of shorter, 30-second spots.  Using some of the same footage as before, we get to see a few familiar characters uttering more goofy and sad phrases. This is the line ...

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