By Humberto Saabedra on December 3, 2014
Google makes negative changes to the Android update delivery schedule for the Nexus and Google Play Edition lines of smartphones thanks to carrier demands
By Humberto Saabedra on October 15, 2014
Google announces its latest Nexus family in the Nexus 6, Nexus 9 tablet and Nexus Player microconsole
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 Christopher Price on October 30, 2012
We take a look at Ubuntu for Nexus 7, made possible with the new one-click installer promoted by Canonical. What we found certainly surprised us…
Posted in Android, Google, Nerds, Reviews | Tagged Apple, ARM, Asus, Bluetooth, bootloader, canonical, Flash, gatekeeper, Google, ios, Microsoft, mountain lion, netbook, Nexus, nexus 7, os x, review, sideload, tablet, ubuntu, ubuntu arm, unity, unlock, usb otg, walled garden, Wi-Fi, Windows 8, Windows Phone, windows rt | 16 Responses
By Humberto Saabedra on October 30, 2012
Google details this year’s Nexus line and goes into detail about the lack of LTE support on the latest Nexus smartphone
By Christopher Price on October 14, 2012
Samsung finally drops the Galaxy Tab 2 price-point, to what it should have had from day one.
Posted in Android, Deals, Reviews, Samsung | Tagged Asus, eee pad, eee pad transformer, Galaxy Tab, galaxy tab 2, galaxy tab 7.0 plus, Google, ipad, kindle, kindle fire, kindle fire hd, Nexus, nexus 7, Samsung | 15 Responses
By Humberto Saabedra on July 24, 2012
Google’s Nexus team confirms Android Jelly Bean for the carrier versions of the Nexus S, including the T-Mobile version, but excluding the Sprint version, with both sides keeping quiet on the issue.
By Christopher Price on July 17, 2012
Carriers and manufacturers align closer to lock out FoxFi. But, Google is quietly pushing back hard.
Posted in Android, Google, Samsung, Sprint | Tagged Android, android 2.3, Android 4.0, DUN, Epic Touch 4G, foxfi, Galaxy Nexus, Galaxy S II, Gingerbread, Ice Cream Sandwich, ics, Nexus, pam, pan, phone-as-modem, sprint, tether, tethering, usb | 8 Responses
By Humberto Saabedra on June 25, 2012
Ahead of Google’s I/O conference, the specifications and pricing for the long-awaited Nexus tablet have been leaked in a new internal training document.