Your Android Phone's Lockscreen Is No Match For a Freezer

Make no mistakes about it, your lockscreen is good at keeping honest people honest, but a truly dedicated thief is bound to find his way around it. One of the wilder ways to do so has recently been demonstrated by researchers who cracked through a Galaxy Nexus's security by throwing it in a freezer. » 2/15/13 3:40pm 2/15/13 3:40pm

Samsung Says the Minuscule Sales of the Galaxy Nexus Means It's Not a…

In the other court battle between Apple and Samsung, Apple is accusing the Galaxy Nexus of violating Apple's "universal interface for retrieval of information in a computer system" patent with its Universal Search. Samsung is saying Apple shouldn't feel threatened by the Galaxy Nexus because the sales of the phone are… » 8/20/12 10:30pm 8/20/12 10:30pm

Google Beats Galaxy Nexus Ban By Making It Worse

Last week, Apple secured an injunction against the sale of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus by claiming that the quick search on the phone's Android OS violates its patent for a "universal interface for retrieval of information in a computer system." Google's got a "fix" coming, but you're not going to like it. » 7/06/12 10:32am 7/06/12 10:32am

Galaxy Nexus Pulled From Google Play Store

Last week US courts ruled in favor of Apple by granting a preliminary injunction against Samsung's Google-designed smartphone, the Galaxy Nexus. Now, the phone has been pulled from the Google Play store, and Goggle is hurrying to put together a software patch to get around the ban. » 7/04/12 6:00am 7/04/12 6:00am

Courts Side with Apple to Block Samsung Galaxy Nexus

First the Galaxy Tab 10.1, now the Galaxy Nexus. Apple has, for the second time in two weeks, convinced the court to bar the sale of a competing Samsung product for patent infringement. » 6/29/12 7:01pm 6/29/12 7:01pm

Google Is Selling Hardware Again

Even though Google failed miserably and shut down the old Google phone store, it looks like they're giving it one more go. Right now, Google is selling an unlocked Galaxy Nexus that works on both AT&T and T-Mobile for $400 on Google Play. » 4/24/12 11:28am 4/24/12 11:28am

New Google Maps Makes Taking the Bus Easier

Public transit riders used to have to just settle for the route that Google Maps dictated—no discussion, no sharing of feelings, nothing. But, the newest iteration of Maps will tailor the route to your preferences while looking gorgeous on Ice Cream Sandwich. » 3/28/12 8:00pm 3/28/12 8:00pm

Strange Busty Russian Lady, Why in the Hell Are You Cooking Your Galaxy…

Behold the bizarre, picture-driven tale of the Russian lady who, after dropping her phone in her soon-to-be meal, decides to cook (and eat) the phone itself. But why? It doesn't make sense. No words. None. » 3/27/12 3:40pm 3/27/12 3:40pm

iPad Test Notes: Which LTE iPad Is Faster?

In addition to our crowd-sourced National Speed Test, we thought we'd do a little testing of our own. We love LTE, but which iPad (and network) gives the best LTE? Let's have a look see. » 3/16/12 4:40pm 3/16/12 4:40pm

Samsung Galaxy Note: Truly, Freakishly Large

For a while Samsung couldn't decide whether to call its Galaxy Note tablet or a phone. Considering that its 5.3-inch screen splits the difference between an iPhone and a Galaxy Tab 7, that's not surprising. » 2/14/12 11:00am 2/14/12 11:00am

Google Just Stripped the 'Nexus' from the Verizon Samsung Galaxy Nexus…

Google's pissed at the Samsung Galaxy Nexus LTE about something because it just effectively stripped away the Nexus title of the Galaxy Nexus. The Galaxy Nexus LTE no longer shows up on Google's Nexus developer pages which seems to mean that Google no longer thinks the Galaxy Nexus LTE is a true reference Android… » 2/03/12 5:01pm 2/03/12 5:01pm

Finally! Google Wallet Is Available to AT&T and Verizon Nexus Owners

Well this is rather exciting. Verizon and AT&T both had, until now, cock-blocked Google Wallet functionality on the Galaxy Nexus phone. Blocking its installation while developing their own proprietary NFC payment service, code-named Iris. That program appears to have fizzled since the Google Wallet app is now… » 2/02/12 9:15pm 2/02/12 9:15pm

Turn Your Galaxy Nexus Into a Hunchback With a 3800mAh Battery

Not too long ago, Samsung launched a bigger battery for the Galaxy Nexus, bumping its capacity to 2100mAh. But why stop there? This hulking great 3800mAh beast might even see your handset last two full days. » 1/18/12 8:42am 1/18/12 8:42am

The Galaxy Nexus and More LTE Goodness Are Sprintbound

The Samsung Galaxy Nexus is currently the best Android phone out there—and the only one (of two) that runs Ice Cream Sandwich (so far). But non-Verizon stateside peeps have been left out in the cold. Sprint to the rescue. » 1/09/12 3:41pm 1/09/12 3:41pm

Samsung Galaxy Nexus Is On Its Way to Sprint

If you have eyes for Google's flagship phone, the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, but didn't want to go with Verizon, maybe the phones imminent availability on Sprint will entice you more. Leaked on the company's LTE site, the phone. No details on pricing, but the site says it's coming in the first half of the year. [Sprint via » 1/09/12 1:38pm 1/09/12 1:38pm

Is the Galaxy Nexus 4G LTE Coming to Sprint?

This is innteressting. An advertisement for the Galaxy Nexus 4G LTE for Sprint, the latest Android 4.0 hotness, has appeared on CNET. There is no Galaxy Nexus 4G LTE on Sprint yet. This accidental leak pretty much means there will be. » 1/05/12 5:35pm 1/05/12 5:35pm