By Christopher Price on February 20, 2013
While others are still selling the LTE variant of the Galaxy Nexus, Verizon stopped long ago. While Google issues firmware updates for it, the carrier has yet to approve any of the last four major Android updates pushed for the Google-backed flagship smartphone.
Posted in Editorials, Verizon | Tagged 4g, Android, andy rubin, aosp, cdd, compatibility device definition, Galaxy Nexus, Google, Google Wallet, LTE, Nexus 4, nfc, Samsung, Verizon, Verizon Wireless, vzw | 30 Responses
By Humberto Saabedra on February 13, 2013
Google pushes out a minor Android Jelly Bean update that kills the LTE access workaround for the Nexus 4, killing the possibility of official LTE support on the device, possibly for good.
By PhoneNews.com Staff on February 9, 2013
One of the lowest prices we’ve ever seen for a brand new Bluetooth mouse.
By Humberto Saabedra on January 30, 2013
Google and Microsoft announce extended Google Sync support for Windows Phone owners while Microsoft works to integrate Card, CalDAV and IMAP support into a new update with Google’s help.
By PhoneNews.com Staff on December 19, 2012
We up the ante on a Verizon response to the FCC, ask you to call them and ask for details about why they’re blocking Google Wallet.
By Humberto Saabedra on December 15, 2012
Google will shut down and grandfather Sync access on January 30th, but Symbian and Windows Phone owners will take the brunt of the effects of the shut down
By PhoneNews.com Staff on December 14, 2012
Google’s current Nexus smartphone strategy has created an interesting quandary. In many ways, the old Galaxy Nexus trumps Nexus 4, and in many ways, Nexus 4 trumps Galaxy Nexus. We explain why, how, and what you should buy.
Posted in Android, Editorials, Google, LG, Nerds, Reviews, Samsung, Sprint, Verizon | Tagged 4g, Android, Android 4.0, android 4.2, aosp, cdma, faux g, Galaxy Nexus, galaxy note 2, Galaxy S II, Galaxy S III, Google, gsm, HP, HSPA+, ics, jb, jelly bean, LTE, microsd, Nexus, Nexus 4, prepaid, sprint, Straight Talk, T-Mobile, UMTS, Verizon, webos, WiMAX | 4 Responses
By Humberto Saabedra on December 13, 2012
After months of rumors, Google and Apple release a standalone Google Maps with Navigation app for iOS
By Christopher Price on December 10, 2012
Amazon offers the largest discount to-date on Kindle Fire HD 8.9, in time for “Green Monday”.
By PhoneNews.com Staff on November 26, 2012
The lowest price we’ve ever seen for the Android 4.0 HTC One V. Just don’t ask for Jelly Bean to be added in later on…