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Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S 4G on Sprint are rumored to receive Android 4.1 tomorrow

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With the Samsung Nexus S 4G and Galaxy Nexus being on Sprint, OS updates take typically longer than GSM devices.  However, it appears the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for both devices on Sprint are expected to b…

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Sprint’s Nexus S 4G becomes an AOSP official device

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According to a recent post by Jean-Baptiste Queru, the Samsung Nexus S 4G on Sprint is now supported as an official AOSP smartphone.  In essence, the code has been fully handed over to the Google development te…

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Android 4.1 Jelly Bean will launch on Galaxy Nexus, Nexus S, and Xoom by Mid-July

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When the features of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean were finished being announced, Android enthusiasts only had one question on their minds: when would we see Jelly Bean across devices that are currently available? F…

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16 GB Galaxy Nexus and HTC Droid Incredible 4G to come to Verizon in April?

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Even though we figured a while back that the MWC event held in Barcelona last week would clarify a few things in the smartphone market and would leave us with more confirmations than rumors and leaks, we are still…

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Mugen Power: Extended Battery for the Nexus S [Review]

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Recently, I had the opportunity to test an extended battery for the Nexus S by Mugen Power (used it on my Sprint version of the Nexus S). The phone (stock) is good but it doesn’t carry the greatest battery li…

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Is the Samsung Galaxy Nexus finally coming to T-Mobile?

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There are four major phone carriers in the United States right now and the competition grows stronger and stronger each year. The Samsung Galaxy Nexus is of course one of the most important ‘’weapons’’ of this c…

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Android App Reviews

Google Wallet: When you use it, strangers will call it pimpin’ [App Reviews]

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It’s no secret that Google Wallet has been hyped up since the beginning of the year, to then only be amplified with the release of the Nexus S 4G. Well, I am here to tell you Google Wallet is worth every bit of t…

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Sprint’s Nexus S 4G being offered for free with contract

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It seems like this day would come eventually. It isn’t out of the norm for Android to drop prices of respectable super-phones in an effort to make them more affordable. Sprint, ahead of AT&T’s…

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Firmware updates

Sprint Nexus S 4G users should expect 2.3.5 update July 25th

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It looks like owners of the Sprint Nexus S 4G will get an updated version of Gingerbread (2.3.5) starting July 25th. This new update will include many changes and improvements to the WiMAX toting device. The u…

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Nexus S is officially coming to AT&T

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Samsung, Google, and Best Buy all announced on Thursday morning that the latest “Google Phone”, the Samsung Nexus S, is officially making its way to AT&T. These three sources all confirm wha…

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Android NFC apps finally putting feature to use

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Google believes near field communication (NFC) is the future of mobile, but the present is very limited since only Android 2.3 supports it and the Samsung Nexus S is the only device that can read NFC information…

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Nexus S receives first OTA update — use a trick to update now

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All lucky official Gingerbread users out there will see an update to their shiny new Nexus S’s. Don’t expect too much though as the update is only a small 1.9MB. It looks like the update fixes a few bu…

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Why having the Google Experience may be better than having the latest hardware

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As a longtime T-Mobile subscriber, I found it impossible to pass up the Nexus S as a $199 upgrade. Like Michael, I will miss my Nexus One, but it already has a new owner that will cherish its awesomeness (someone up…

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