Tag Archives: Nexus S

Nexus S live wallpaper available for rooted devices

If grabbing the Gingerbread launcher, keyboard, and even the latest Market left you wanting in your quest for upcoming tech, perhaps the live wallpaper set to showcase the Nexus S will satisfy for one more day. It has been leaked by xda-developers, and requires a rooted phone for installation. Hit that link for instructions and files that allow for a… Read more

Google sends the Nexus S into space

If you ever doubted the power of the Nexus S, then do so no more. A team of scientists, comprised of Google engineers and students from University of California, Santa Cruz, have gotten together to test the Nexus S in a slightly less conventional way than most handset manufacturers or software developers do – By sending it into space. Seven Nexus S’… Read more

Google grabbed NFC startup Zetawire

It’s clear that ownership of the local is Google’s next big push, with the appearance location awareness in Chrome OS and a very pro-active campaign for Places participation and Hotpot integration underway in Portland. The inclusion of NFC in Google’s strategy (the Nexus S will be the first device to bring NFC scanning to the masses) might signal a sea… Read more

Nexus S launch details from Best Buy

December 16th is the big day for techies who like to stay up to speed with Google’s latest iteration of their truly mobile OS, Android. And Best Buy is counting on a lot of those folks showing up at their retail locations on Thursday, ready to snatch up their considerabel supplies of the Gingerbread equipped Nexus S phones. Stock levels vary by location,… Read more

Samsung Galaxy S to receive Gingerbread after all?

At least one Samsung rep is responding to yesterday’s confusion regarding the bump of Sammy’s Galaxy S phones to Android version 2.3. It’s just a tweet, casually sent through Samsung Mobile India’s Twitter account, but it’s something: As Dustin pointed out yesterday, it only stands to reason that the already released Galaxy S devices (Vibrant,… Read more

Google Nexus S Challenge = FREE FONEZ!!1!

Are you following @googlenexus on Twitter? You should be. They are giving away one Nexus S per day until December 16th. The googlenexus twitter account is sending out links and hints to puzzles, hidden content, etc., and the first person to reply with the correct solution to each challenge gets a free phone! It all started yesterday with a link to the… Read more

Video: Nexus S highlights

Are you tired of news about Samsung’s upcoming Google Nexus S phone? Me neither, and while there’s no new information in the promo spot embedded below, it’s interesting to see a television-compatible commercial (32 seconds) for the device launch on the official Google Nexus YouTube channel. I’ve got to admit, the hype is proving effective for… Read more

Video: Introducing Nexus S

Nexus S. Gingerbread. Those are the words of the day today, as Google unleashes a host of major announcements in a coordinated holiday attack. The Nexus S was developed in cooperation by Google and Samsung to deliver the best Android experience out there, and includes trendsetting features such as near field communications and curved glass. Other… Read more

Samsung Nexus S photo leaks

If you’re looking for leaks, you might as well just hit up our posts tagged Nexus S, because that’s really all we have on the gadget, which stands next in line after the Nexus One as Google’s primary development device. Even Eric Schmidt is in on the leakfest. Considering its status, it’s no surprize that the Nexus S should be running the latest and… Read more