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Nexus S Gets A Custom Android 4.4 KitKat ROM Of Its Own

11/05/2013, With the Galaxy Nexus not receiving the official Android 4.4 KitKat update, we guess it’s safe to say that the Nexus S will not be receiving it either. However it looks like the hardworking Android developer community has figured how to not only give...

Amazon Kindle Fire 8.9 ROM gets ported onto the Nexus S

12/04/2012, Good news Nexus S owners, if you’re looking for a rather interesting port for your handset, it seems that thanks to XDA Senior Member, GalaxyUser, the Kindle Fire 8.9 port has made its way onto your device! This is a pretty interesting reversal as for...

Nexus S And Iconia Tab A500 Get Android 4.2 Ports

11/15/2012, While we know that the Google Nexus S will stop at Android 4.1.2, here we are, marveling at the resilience of the human spirit as independent developers have begun work to port over Android 4.2 Jelly Bean to the Nexus S, never mind what official sources...

Nexus S and Motorola Xoom will be kept at Android 4.1.2

11/14/2012, One of the highlights of owning an official Google Nexus device is the fact that you will be on the receiving end of Android updates a lot faster than Android owners who might be locked to a carrier, or Android owners of non-Nexus devices. That being...

Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update for the Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S

10/16/2012, Google has not forgotten about all you Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S owners, as the Internet search giant has started to introduce the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update for both devices. This particular update can be retrieved over the air, where it is said to...

Android 4.1.1 reportedly rolling out for the Nexus S (i9023/i9020T)

07/20/2012, If you’re an owner of a Nexus S device, it looks like Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean is reportedly available for an OTA update and one user from Pakistan has reported to have received it and has updated already. The update itself is 114MB in size and should...

Nexus S CDMA to receive Ice Cream Sandwich update

03/16/2012, Android 4.0, otherwise known as Ice Cream Sandwich, looks set to roll out across more devices as promised, and we have just read about the confirmation of an Ice Cream Sandwich update coming our way for the CDMA Nexus S as well as the Nexus S 4G. The wait...

Mobiado Grand Touch Aston Martin is souped up Nexus S

03/05/2012, Luxury smartphones are an extremely niche market, but that does not mean this is a dying market. I would assume that the number of gold-plated handsets which we have seen in the past do point to a viable channel of profit, but it is not going to be the...

Google branded SIM card spotted in Spain

09/22/2011, Google started out as a search engine, but over the years they have managed to expand their list of services to include e-mail (Gmail), a smartphone platform which has quickly dominated the marketshare in terms of platforms (Android) and recently even...

Google Wallet to launch later today?

09/19/2011, Google Wallet is set to launch later today – at least according to the folks at Tech Crunch who managed to get their hands on a screenshot of an internal document that’s been passed around to stores nationwide. The document clearly states that...

Man roots giant Nexus S display at Best Buy

08/18/2011, Ever come across those giant Nexus S replicas at Best Buy and Best Buy mobile stores? Have you ever wondered what it would be like, or if it was even possible to root that giant display? Well as it turns out, a YouTube user who goes by the handle...