Tag Archives: Ice Cream Sandwich

GSM Samsung Galaxy Nexus now receiving Android 4.0.2 update

While the Verizon Galaxy Nexus has been receiving the Android 4.0.2 update since yesterday, there has been nothing on the GSM version. Reports are just starting to come up that the GSM version is beginning to roll-out to international versions. Nothing big seems to included, just some bug fixes. The update is only 8.7MB in size, so it shouldn’t take too… Read more

HTC Desire shown running Ice Cream Sandwich

At one point HTC said that their previous flagship, the Desire, wouldn’t be capable of running Gingerbread. They later changed their statement and updated the phone, but took a few things out. It turns out that the phone is capable of running the latest Ice Cream Sandwich, further proving that the developer community can do almost anything with Android…. Read more

Android 4.0.3 AOSP released

Earlier today we learned that Google was updating its current Android version to 4.0.3, and they have now continued by releasing the AOSP build. One of the biggest features is the fact that it will work directly on a non-Android Development Phone or Nexus phone, as well as the first to work on a Verizon device. It will require no further coding, and should… Read more

Samsung Nexus S now receiving Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich over the coming month

For all of you Nexus S by Samsung owners out there, today is a good day. The official Google Nexus Twitter account (@GoogleNexus) has just confirmed that the roll-out for Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich to the GSM/UMTS version of the device is starting to roll out now. Unfortunately, that’s all of the details we have at the moment. We don’t know which… Read more

Android 4.0.3 officially announced

If you’re all about updates to the Android platform, then Google has just probably made your day. While it isn’t a huge update, and no one should have expected it to be, the update to Android 4.0.3 is indeed bringing plenty of new features to the platform. And, considering this is just a day after the Verizon version of the Galaxy Nexus by Samsung received… Read more

ASUS Transformer Prime launching in Australia in January

We had heard recently that ASUS plans on launching their quad-core tablet beast, the Transformer Prime, in Italy in January of next year, and now it looks like Australia is getting the same launch window. Unfortunately, though, there’s no word on whether or not the device will be launching with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich like it will in… Read more

Google Wallet hacked onto Verizon Samsung Galaxy Nexus

It didn’t take long for folks to get Google Wallet, Google’s NFC-based payment system, onto the HSPA+ version of the Galaxy Nexus by Samsung, and so we aren’t too surprised to read this morning that the service has also found its way onto the 4G LTE-based model, too. While there are some notes you should pay attention to here, before you go rooting and… Read more

Samsung Galaxy Nexus for Verizon gets torn down and dissected

The Samsung Galaxy Nexus for Verizon has only been available for consumers for a little more than 24 hours, but that’s not going to stop folks out there from finding out what makes the device tick. Device teardowns are some of the most popular ways to find out what’s inside a device, as sometimes it’s not just enough to hear it from the manufacturer. Thanks… Read more

Netflix officially updated for Ice Cream Sandwich

Now that the Galaxy Nexus has been released in the US, people need some good uses of that huge HD display, right? Netflix has just updated its app to be compatible with Android 4.0. It doesn’t appear to have any new features, but does include a few bug fixes. Hit the Android source link to download it now. Anyone try out the new Netflix app on their Galaxy… Read more