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

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 deliver an improvement in terms of performance alongside added stability, not to mention the customary slew of bug fixes. Do take note, however, that the […]


Samsung Galaxy Nexus sales ban reversed by appeals court

The Samsung Galaxy Nexus is now available for purchase in the US yet again, after a sales ban on the smartphone was lifted by a U.S. appeals court, and for those who are interested in following the fallout from the case between Apple and Samsung, the preliminary injunction that banned the Galaxy Nexus’ sale in the US will be sent back to a California court for further reconsideration.The U.S. Court […]


Verizon Samsung Galaxy Nexus gets Android 4.1 Jelly Bean factory image from Google directly

If you happen to own a Samsung Galaxy Nexus smartphone and are rocking to Verizon Wireless, then you might be interested to know that Google had posted the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean factory image that carries build number JRO03O right there on the Google Developers website. Better late than never actually, considering how this release came about two months after Google introduced factory images for the Samsung/Google Galaxy Nexus HSPA+ […]


Verizon Galaxy Nexus receives Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update

Verizon Wireless has just announced that they will be rolling out the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for the Galaxy Nexus, and to be more exact, we are referring to Android version 4.1.1, whereas if you want to get all the more technical, then make sure you place “JRO03O” into your memory for the time being. This particular Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update will be made available to Verizon’s subscribers […]


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Samsung GT-i9260 could be Galaxy Nexus successor

At the end of last year, we took an in-depth look at the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, and less than a year later, we have what is probably the successor to the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, known by its model number as the Samsung GT-i9260 thanks to details revealed in the User Agent Profile. Of course, we are not ruling out the possibility of the Samsung GT-i9260 ending up as the Galaxy […]


Verizon Galaxy Nexus update fixes signal issues?

If you happen to be rocking to a Galaxy Nexus over on Verizon, are you one of those who did run into signal issues that did not allow you to stick to a 4G connection for more than just a handful of minutes before the connection dropped? That would be an extremely frustrating experience to say the least, and some folks actually went through not one, two, or three, but […]


Android 4.1 Jelly Bean for Sprint Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S 4G owners?

Check out the screenshot above, and pinch yourself if you happen to own either a Galaxy Nexus or a Nexus S 4G from Sprint. Whatever the leaked screenshot depicts, it does seem to indicate that Sprint will be offering the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update (at long last) this coming September 6th for both smartphones, which is just a few more hours away. Hopefully the leaked screenshot is an accurate […]


Jelly Bean for Verizon Galaxy Nexus available (pre-release)

If you happen to own a Galaxy Nexus from Verizon, there is a pre-release of the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system update available at the moment, but you will need to do your fair bit of homework before you are able to get your Galaxy Nexus up and running with some Jelly Bean goodness. For starters, you will need to make a return to stock 4.0.4/IMM76K, followed by unlocking […]


Your Google Nexus experience with Verizon and Sprint – hot or not?

Some folks feel that when it comes to the Google Nexus experience, both Verizon and Sprint are not the best of examples. After all, the Google Nexus range of smartphones were introduced so that developers are able to toy around with the most recent version of the Android operating system at all times, but it seems that both Sprint and Verizon are not dancing to this particular tune. To back […]


MIUI gets updated to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, now available for the Nexus S and Galaxy Nexus

Android users have quite a few choices to pick from when it comes to flashing custom ROMs onto their phones. There’s the ever popular CyanogenMod and there’s also MIUI. If you’re a fan of the latter, you might be interested to learn that the team behind the ROM has updated its code base to Jelly Bean. Unfortunately it seems that the Jelly Bean-based ROM will not be available for all […]


Samsung Galaxy Nexus 4G LTE receives AOSP Jelly Bean ROM

For those of you who are rather tired in a dogged manner waiting for Verizon Wireless to release the most recent Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for the Samsung Galaxy Nexus 4G LTE, here is some news for you. It seems that an AOSP build from XDA Developers is now available, with Build JRO03L arriving on AOSP servers yesterday. Unfortunately, there is no official changelog at the moment, and one […]


CyanogenMod 10 preliminary build now available for the Galaxy Nexus

If you own the Galaxy Nexus and while Google’s stock version of Android might seem like a good thing, but you were hoping for more functionality and such, then the CyanogenMod might be a ROM you have considered. The good news is that thanks to a developer, a preliminary build of CyanogenMod 10, which is based off Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, is now available for download. According to its developer, […]


Verizon Galaxy Nexus reportedly getting another OTA Ice Cream Sandwich update

Verizon has been pretty much busy these days. We are now hearing reports that the Big Red could be deploying another OTA update for its Galaxy Nexus. This speculation is based on a leaked screenshot from Verizon’s systems, apparently revealing an OTA update for the device. The tipster told Android Central that the build IMM76Q is still Android 4.0 a.k.a. Ice Cream Sandwich, but is entirely a newer baseband and […]


Verizon now offering Galaxy Nexus for $99.99

If you’ve been eyeing on the Galaxy Nexus all this time, but haven’t purchased one yet due to its price that you think will be better off spent on a Samsung Galaxy S3, then good news because Verizon has just dropped its price to $99.99 – if purchased online together with a two-year service agreement. As for the reason of the chopped price, sources from the web are saying that […]