Nexus S

  • Nexus S Launch Quantities Leaked

    The Nexus S will be coming out in just 2 days, and eager customers are anxious to get their hands on the device and the Gingerbread operating system. We know the launch plans according to Best Buy, but now it looks like we may

    December 14, 2010 • Views: 262

  • Nexus S Reviewed by SlashGear

    With the upcoming launch of Google’s and Samsung’s Nexus S device, it harbors the official launch of Android 2.3, or Gingerbread, along with the first device to fully suport Near Field Communication, or NFC. It may

    December 14, 2010 • Views: 429

  • Google acquire NFC startup Zetawire for mobile wallet ambitions

    Google’s NFC intentions are gradually being fleshed out, with the news that the company has acquired Canadian start-up Zetawire to their acquisitions portfolio. Zetawire was yet to announce its launch plans, but according

    December 14, 2010 • Views: 411

  • Best Buy Details Nexus S Launch Plans

    The Samsung Nexus S will be launching this thursday, December 16th at Best Buy stores and Best Buy online. The retailer has now detailed how exactly the launch will be handled and what customers can expect in terms of

    December 13, 2010 • Views: 517

  • Nexus S UK pre-orders open ahead of “end of Dec” delivery

    Google’s Nexus S has shown up for pre-order in the UK, with exclusive retailer Carphone Warehouse now taking orders ahead of delivery “by the end of December.”¬†The Samsung-made Android 2.3 Gingerbread

    December 13, 2010 • Views: 524

  • Maps 5.0 on the Nexus S Demoed by Google

    Google has just posted a walkthrough of the new Maps 5.0 running on the Nexus S to its official YouTube page. The video gives a 2:30 minute look at the new Google Maps including the full 3D maps that it offers.

    December 12, 2010 • Views: 734

  • Google Nexus S unboxing & hands-on [Video]

    Google’s new Nexus S isn’t expected to hit the US market until December 16, but the Android Community review unit has just dropped onto the test bench. Google’s second own-brand device, the Nexus S will

    December 10, 2010 • Views: 1682

  • Google NFC Hotpot stickers will pull Places into your Gingerbread phone

    Google has revealed the first stage of its plans to promote NFC, as found in the Nexus S and support for which has been added in Android 2.3 Gingerbread. The search giant will be leveraging its new Hotpot mobile review system

    December 10, 2010 • Views: 552

  • Nexus S updates to be OTA not via Samsung Kies

    Google has confirmed that the Nexus S, unlike Samsung’s other Android smartphones, won’t require the Korean company’s Kies desktop management app for installing software updates. Instead,¬†Android Developer

    December 9, 2010 • Views: 557

  • Samsung coy on Galaxy S Gingerbread update despite apparent hardware compatibility

    Samsung is proving cagey on whether the Galaxy S family of smartphones will see an official upgrade to Android 2.3 Gingerbread, blaming system requirements and “the overall effect of such an Update to Samsung

    December 9, 2010 • Views: 367