Tag Archives: Nexus One

Strand-1 Satellite Blasting Off Into Space With A Nexus One On Board

We’ve seen phones in space before, but this time, the phone will be used for scientific purposes. The Strand-1 satellite has a Nexus One on board, where it’ll actually be used for apps to test various things and to take photos of space with its 5MP camera. And they will be testing the famous tagline “In space no one can hear you scream” from Aliens by… Read more

HTC Nexus One won’t get Ice Cream Sandwich

We all know about the drama that is the update process for Android-powered phones. We’ve all heard it before, and now it will probably be brought up again, this time with the HTC Nexus One at the center of the conversation. While other devices from other manufacturers are supposed to be in the controversy, Nexus-branded devices aren’t. If you get a Nexus… Read more

New details on Ice Cream Sandwich flagship device leaked

Just as other major companies have done in the past, it looks like Google is set to continue a one year refresh cycle for releasing flagship Android devices, as new information has leaked out pointing towards a holiday season release for the upcoming Ice Cream Sandwich representative device. This information comes from Boy Genius Report, who says that… Read more

Android 2.3.4 rolling out “in the next few weeks,” bringing video chat to the Nexus S

Just announced by Google on the official Mobile Blog, Android 2.3.4 will be rolling out to the Nexus One and Nexus S “in the next few weeks,” bringing with it bug fixes for the original Nexus, and video chat enabled Google Talk to the Nexus S. With the new Google Talk featuring video and voice chat, you will finally be able to video chat with anyone… Read more

Nexus One and S OTA available for download now

Remember when we went over the updates coming to the Nexus One and Nexus S yesterday, and I said update.zip files should be hitting the web anytime now? That time has come. Some of you may be well versed in the Nexus One update process by now, but here it is again, courtesy of Android Central: -Download the update from . -Rename the file to… Read more

Nexus update roundup

Last night at roughly nine o’clock, Google’s Nexus Twitter account tweeted something Nexus One owners have been waiting a long time to hear (Nexus S users, not so much): Gingerbread (Android 2.3.3) update now rolling out to Nexus S and Nexus One. Be patient, may take a few weeks for OTA to complete. I know the “few weeks” line may be discouraging,… Read more

FFC hack: Who needs another cam when mirrors exist?

With video calling rising in popularity the apps supporting it are readily and freely available. But not everyone can afford to run out and buy the latest phone with a front-facing camera in order to get in on the action, so hackers have come up with other solutions. One of them is very involved and risky and consists of cracking your phone open and… Read more