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Nexus S fires off into space to help robots

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In what sounds like the plot to a Syfy movie, Nexus S has fired off into space to help robots. NASA sent two Android-powered Nexus S smartphones into space with the last manned space shuttle, Atlantis, on the STS-…

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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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Manual 2.3.4 updates come to Nexus phones, no Talk for N1

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Android 2.3.4 is coming soon OTA for Nexus devices, but as always, the manual updates come early to those who want them. Nexus S users are extra lucky in that the update also brings the new version of Google Talk wh…

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Google officially announces Google Talk Video for Android

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Google tweeted earlier via the Google Nexus account that they had a surprise for us today, and the announcement just rolled out on the official Google Mobile blog: Google Talk Video. Unfortunately, this is one…

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Sprint announces Nexus S 4G with deep Google Voice integration

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The Google Nexus S 4G is coming to Sprint. Samsung Mobile just announced that a version of the Nexus S, originally available through T-Mobile USA, is coming to Sprint with 4G WiMax speeds supported and “u…

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Google releases manual 2.3.3 updates for Nexus One and Nexus S [Updated]

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Waiting up to a few weeks for the Android 2.3.3 OTA update to roll out may not be your style, so rather than dialing *#*#checkin#*#* in hopes that the update comes to you, Google has not released the zip file update…

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Facebook Mobile: All our base are belong to them [OPINION]

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Android users have long been able to merge their Facebook and Google contacts, a genius way to quickly get phone numbers, emails, and photo ID’s when available. But that privilege has been stripped from…

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Good news: Nexus One & S getting 2.3.3 OTA, fixes random reboot. Bad news: “May take a few weeks”

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Unlike the hollow promises of Gingerbread for the Nexus One before, this one actually has some merit to it, namely because some lucky people have actually gotten the OTA pushed out to them already. The trouble i…

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Vodafone will soon start selling the Nexus S on contracts around the world

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The Nexus S, Google’s and Samsung’s follow-up to the HTC manufactured Nexus One, which until now mainly has been sold unlocked, will soon be available on the Vodafone network across the globe. Vodafone will of…

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Researchers at Stanford show social NFC apps on the Nexus S

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Near Field Communication, or NFC, is a wireless short-range communication technology which enables the exchange of data between devices over about a 10cm (3.9″) distance. NFC can be used for numerous…

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Nexus S heading to Canada… and AT&T

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It looks as though history is repeating itself, and with good cause. The Nexus One was originally T-Mobile only, but when a new model was manufactured for use on Canadian telcoms, it also made its way to AT&T…

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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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What We’ve Learned from CES Days 1 & 2

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It’s been a busy day with a ton of pretty interesting announcements. So, what are the main points that we’ve learned? 1) The iPhone is going to Verizon Granted, this wasn’t actually announc…

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Honeycomb Hardware Requirements to be High End

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PC Mag has reported that Android 2.4 (or 3.0, as if it matters) Honeycomb will require a dual-core ARM Cortex-A9 processor, so the NVIDIA Tegra 2 will be the only processor to meet that requirement at launch. Thi…

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Android Hacks

CyanogenMod 7 alpha makes its way to the Nexus S

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With the release of the newest Android development phone and the opening of the source code from Google, we all knew that it would be only a matter of time before CyanogenMod 7 would come to the masses. CM7 isnR…

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