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Verizon finally rolling out Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean for the Galaxy Nexus
Google announced Android 4.1 Jelly Bean back in June and pushed it out to the unlocked GSM Galaxy Nexus a few weeks later, but Verizon's version has remained stuck on Ice Cream Sandwich. However, with very little fanfare, it seems that the carrier finally started pushing out the latest version of Android to some Galaxy Nexus users.
Good Deal: Galaxy Nexus for Verizon is free on contract from Best Buy
Just in time to go back to school, Best Buy has made the Verizon variant of the Galaxy Nexus available for free on contract or to upgrade-eligible lines.
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean factory images for Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S released
Factory Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean images are now available to download from Google for the Galaxy Nexus, Nexus 7, and Nexus S.
Verizon drops online price of Samsung Galaxy Nexus to $99.99 with contract
Verizon has dropped the price of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus to $149.99 in stores and $99.99 online with a two-year contract.
Apple sent takedown letters to retailers selling Galaxy Nexus and Galaxy Tab 10.1
According to new court filings, Apple sent letters to retailers ordering them to cease sales of Samsung products currently under a sales ban.
Verizon Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S 4G added to Android Open Source Project, 'no plans' to add Sprint Galaxy Nexus
After announcing that Android 4.1 had been submitted to the Android Open Source Project, Google's Jean-Baptiste Queru responded to the inevitable flood of questions that followed with a few more details. Specifically, he noted that the Verizon version of the Galaxy Nexus has been brought into the AOSP, but that "there are no plans to support" the "toroplus," aka Sprint's version of the Galaxy Nexus
Is the Galaxy Nexus still the best Android phone?
For some, the appeal of "stock Android" isn't enough to keep the Galaxy Nexus number one anymore
90 Seconds on The Verge: Friday, July 6th, 2012
A rumored Amazon smartphone, a confirmed Furby for September, an undo on the Galaxy Nexus ban, and a pair of data-tracking Nike shoes.
Galaxy Nexus ban temporarily suspended while appeals court issues decision
The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit just issued suspended the ban on Galaxy Nexus sales at Samsung's request, pending a formal response from Apple.
90 Seconds on The Verge: Thursday, July 5th, 2012
With the Higgs boson discovered, a new PlayStation 3 uncovered, and Galaxy Nexus sales shuttered, Joshua Topolsky is back in the chair to tell give you the details.
Galaxy Nexus ban: the full story
- Google hopes to escape Galaxy Nexus sales ban with OTA software patch Jul 3, 2012, 9:04pm EDT
- US judge denies Samsung's request to stay US ban on Galaxy Nexus (update: Apple posts bond) Jul 3, 2012, 8:24pm EDT
- Apple v. Samsung: US judge grants injunction on Galaxy Nexus (update) Jun 29, 2012, 5:58pm EDT
- Apple seeks to ban Samsung's Galaxy Nexus, but it's really going after Android 4.0 Feb 11, 2012, 3:31pm EST
Google hopes to escape Galaxy Nexus sales ban with OTA software patch
Google and Samsung are ready to roll out a patch to Galaxy Nexus owners in the US that they hope will keep the phone in the market despite Apple's legal efforts.
Android 4.1 preview for Galaxy Nexus leaked, available for download
A ROM containing a preview Jelly Bean build for the Galaxy Nexus has been leaked. The Jelly Bean Play Store and wallpapers are also available for less adventurous users to try out.
Jelly Bean rolling out to Galaxy Nexus, Xoom, and Nexus S in mid-July OTA
Google has announced that Android 4.1, Jelly Bean, will be rolled out to the Galaxy Nexus, Motorola Xoom, and Nexus S via an over-the-air update in mid-July.
Apple asks judge for ban on Galaxy S III before US launch
Apple has submitted a request to have sales of the Galaxy S III blocked in the US before its launch date later this month. Apple seeks to have both the Samsung Galaxy S III and Galaxy Nexus decided in the same preliminary injunction motion, which is set to be decided tomorrow.
Good Deal: New Verizon customers get the Galaxy Nexus for a penny at Amazon Wireless
Amazon is offering Samsung's Galaxy Nexus for only one cent to customers signing up for a new Verizon Wireless account.
Verizon rolls out Android 4.0.4 update for some Galaxy Nexus handsets
Verizon Wireless has begun gradually rolling out an update to Android 4.0.4 for some 4G LTE-equipped Galaxy Nexus handsets.
Verizon cuts price of Galaxy Nexus to $199.99, as expected
Verizon has lowered the cost of Samsung's Galaxy Nexus to $199.99 with a new two-year contract.
Verizon Galaxy Nexus likely to drop to $199.99 on-contract this Monday
the "Minimum Advertised Price" (MAP) listing for Verizon and it has the Galaxy Nexus dropping to $199.99 with a 2-year contract on Monday the 23rd, $100 less than the current price
Google Maps for Android updated with new public transit options, high-res map tiles
Google Maps has just received an update that brings a few minor but helpful changes. Those who use the app to get directions around their favorite city will be glad to hear that there's a new option to choose which mode of public transportation you prefer (bus, subway, train, or tram). You can also have Google come up with the route that has the least amount of walking involved, the one with the fewest transfers, or just the fastest route.
Smoked by Galaxy Nexus: Windows Phone challenge defeated by Android 4.0
The Windows Phone Challenge, provocatively dubbed "Smoked by Windows Phone" by Microsoft, appears to have suffered its first defeat at the hands of a competing smartphone this weekend, and Microsoft's response has reportedly been less than sporting.
Google Wallet could offer revenue sharing for carrier support, says Bloomberg
Google Wallet's slow adoption and the departure of two key executive is making the company rethink its Wallet strategy, according to a report from Bloomberg.
Advice on calibrating your Galaxy Nexus display, from a man with a color meter
Android has long been a great platform for tinkerers, so when user mumchristmas wasn't happy with the colors on his Galaxy Nexus, he didn't just complain about it — he worked to come up with a color profile and fix the settings himself. The "part-time photographer" with an eye for accurate colors did some tests with the assistance of a color meter, and found that the gamma, color balance, and color temperature were all off.
Seidio's LTE Galaxy Nexus battery upgrade adds NFC, thickness
Seidio has upgraded its 3800mAh replacement battery for the LTE Galaxy Nexus to support NFC.
Good Deal: All Verizon LTE devices $100 off on Wednesday
Verizon is offering $100 off all LTE smartphones, tablets, and hotspots in its "Leap Day" sale.
Verizon offering Galaxy Nexus, Droid Razr, Samsung Stratosphere for free to loyal customers
A new program from Verizon is offering regular customers select 4G LTE smartphones for free if they sign up for a new two-year contract.
LG 'heavily in discussions' with Google to make next Nexus phone
CNET reports that LG is "heavily in discussions" with Google to make the next Nexus device. The Nexus program produces the marquee product for the newest versions of Android.
Samsung brings $90 Galaxy Nexus dock stateside
Samsung's Pogo Desktop Dock — a $90 charging dock for the Galaxy Nexus — is now available for pre-order in the US.
Verizon preparing to release white 16GB Galaxy Nexus?
Verizon may be preparing a 16GB white variant of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus for release in the near future.
'Saturday Night Live' accurately skewers Verizon 4G advertising
SNL takes on 4G.
Foursquare updates Android app with NFC support
Foursquare has updated its Android app to include NFC and Android Beam functionality on compatible handsets
White Galaxy Nexus available across the UK starting February 13th
Samsung have confirmed that a white variant of the Galaxy Nexus will go on sale from February 13th in the UK
Android 4.0.4 for Verizon Galaxy Nexus leaks with bugfixes and speed improvements
An unexpected over-the-air update for one lucky Verizon Galaxy Nexus at Android Central has turned into a downloadable ROM for Android hackers. The version is 4.0.4, which matches the Ice Cream Sandwich leak for the Sprint Nexus S 4G from a few days ago.