By PhoneNews.com Staff on December 8, 2014
Hoping that the open-source Android would be the one to adopt standards-based video calling? We weren’t holding our breath either…
Posted in Android, Editorials, Google, Video & Software | Tagged Android, aosp, Google, google talk, h.263, h.264, hangouts, ios, iot, jabber, LTE, Microsoft, Skype, UMTS, video calling, webm, webrtc, Windows Phone | 8 Responses
By Humberto Saabedra on June 3, 2013
Sony Mobile confirms Xperia Z US launch and rolls out Tablet Z AOSP support.
By Humberto Saabedra on April 23, 2013
Sony Mobile opens a GitHub repository dedicated to the development of a fully functional AOSP build of Android for the Xperia Z flagship. The manufacturer will also confirm further Jelly Bean updates next week.
By Christopher Price on February 20, 2013
While others are still selling the LTE variant of the Galaxy Nexus, Verizon stopped long ago. While Google issues firmware updates for it, the carrier has yet to approve any of the last four major Android updates pushed for the Google-backed flagship smartphone.
Posted in Editorials, Verizon | Tagged 4g, Android, andy rubin, aosp, cdd, compatibility device definition, Galaxy Nexus, Google, Google Wallet, LTE, Nexus 4, nfc, Samsung, Verizon, Verizon Wireless, vzw | 31 Responses
By PhoneNews.com Staff on December 14, 2012
Google’s current Nexus smartphone strategy has created an interesting quandary. In many ways, the old Galaxy Nexus trumps Nexus 4, and in many ways, Nexus 4 trumps Galaxy Nexus. We explain why, how, and what you should buy.
Posted in Android, Editorials, Google, LG, Nerds, Reviews, Samsung, Sprint, Verizon | Tagged 4g, Android, Android 4.0, android 4.2, aosp, cdma, faux g, Galaxy Nexus, galaxy note 2, Galaxy S II, Galaxy S III, Google, gsm, HP, HSPA+, ics, jb, jelly bean, LTE, microsd, Nexus, Nexus 4, prepaid, sprint, Straight Talk, T-Mobile, UMTS, Verizon, webos, WiMAX | 4 Responses
By Christopher Price on October 23, 2012
Verizon Wireless is offering a refurbished version of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus for $229, sans any contract.
Posted in Android, Deals, LTE, Samsung, Verizon | Tagged Android, android 4.1, aosp, cpo, Deal, Galaxy Nexus, Galaxy S II, jelly bean, LG, LTE, nexus four, refurbished, Samsung, Verizon, Verizon Wireless, vzw | 7 Responses