Tag Archives: Nexus S

Nexus S Gets Port Of Kindle Fire HD 8.9 ROM

Did you ever wonder if the Kindle Fire UI was suitable for phones? Did you ever want to try it out, see what it’s like to live without the Play Store? If you’re a Nexus S owner, this could be your chance. An XDA member named GalaxyUser has ported the entire Kindle Fire HD 8.9 ROM to his Nexus S and released it publicly. You should not worry about… Read more

Jelly Bean Rolled Out to Vodafone Australia’s Nexus S

Last month the Jelly Bean update for Vodafone Australia’s Nexus S was shelved, citing regulatory requirements related to emergency calls.  While Vodafone hasn’t officially announced the resolve of the initial issue, Ausdroid (an Australian Android blog) is now reporting that customers of both Vodafone and Crazy John’s (seriously) are confirming their… Read more

Nexus S Jelly Bean Update Confirmed, Carriers Listed

We first got wind that the Nexus S was receiving Android 4.1 Jelly Bean yesterday and now Google has decided that it’s time to confirm that. They said today via their Nexus Google+ page that they’ve begun rolling out the updates to Nexus S’s on T-Mobile, H3G, O2, and Vodafone in most countries. Here’s the full post: We’ve started rolling out Android… Read more

Vodafone Nexus S Jelly Bean Update Delayed

Vodafone Nexus S users expecting to receive Android 4.1, Jelly Bean, on their devices today will be disappointed to hear that the software rollout has ceased.  According to the Vodafone blog, the Jelly Bean update has been delayed due to the update not meeting all the Australian regulatory requirements related to emergency calls.  This may be… Read more

ClockworkMod 6 Released for Nexus 7/S

ClockworkMod took to Twitter today to announce that CWM 6, the newest version of the custom recovery, has finally made its way to some of Google’s children. The Nexus S how has full support as well as the Nexus 7. This is one of the most popular ROM managers out today. Given that these are Nexus devices, it’s not surprising that these devices are the… Read more

Android 4.0.4 update rolling out to Motorola XOOM, Samsung Galaxy Nexus and GSM Nexus S

Earlier today we broke the news of the Android 4.0.4 update rolling out to the Motorola XOOM, and we’ve now learned that Google isn’t stopping there. They have just confirmed the update will also be coming to the GSM Nexus S and Galaxy Nexus through various social networks. The update includes various fixes, like camera improvements and rotation fixes. Sit… Read more