Nexus and Galaxy. The two brands represent opposing ends of the Android spectrum. Nexus devices have always been Google’s pure, untarnished vision of its platform. Samsung’s wildly-successful Galaxy devices, meanwhile, still use Android, but also threaten to overshadow it. What happens when you put the best of each side-by-side? Read on, as we compare the specs and features...
(2 months and 3 days ago)
Samsung was the first Android phone maker to take a stab at tablets. Released in 2010, the Galaxy Tab was a 7-inch slate that cost more than the bigger and better iPad. Or, to put it more bluntly, it was a certified dud. But Samsung kept chipping away, making tablets in all shapes and sizes, and is now gaining on Apple’s shrinking lead. How does Samsung’s latest – the Galaxy...
(21 days ago)
Those wondering if they would have to search far and wide for a Galaxy Nexus smartphone to flash with the upcoming Ubuntu for Smartphones pre-release can rest a little easier. Canonical, the company behind the new platform, has extended...
(3 months and 5 days ago)
The Galaxy Nexus smartphone with the model number I9250 started receiving the official Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean firmware update earlier this week, along with both Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 tablets.
(3 months and 7 days ago)
Apple has submitted a request to the courts that it be allowed to add Samsung's recently released flagship Android phone, the Galaxy S4, to the companies' upcoming patent battle. That's right: if you thought that the epic patent war between Apple and Samsung was more or less finished when Apple was awarded over $1 billion nearly a year ago, you're dead wrong. The "he copied,...
(8 days ago)
Apple on Monday submitted a list of 22 Samsung products to the U.S. District Court in California that it believes infringes upon its technology, The Verge reported. The list includes a variety of smartphones and tablets such as the Galaxy S III, Galaxy Note II, Galaxy Note 10.1 and Galaxy Tab 2 10.1. The company also asked the court for permission to add the newly released...
(9 days ago)
The popular Google Nexus 4 was built by LG and, apart from the early manufacturing mishap, the Korean manufacturer seems to have done its job with the smartphone pretty well. Rumors of the next generation Nexus smartphone are already growing thick and fast and, according to a report from Korea Times, Google has given the task of building the Nexus 5 to LG. The report claims...
(20 days ago)
Apple has requested the US District court to allow it to add the Galaxy S4 flagship smartphone to the list of the Samsung products that are guilty of violating its patents. According to a report from FOSS Patents, Apple has analyzed the Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone and the company has concluded that the device is an infringing product. The Cupertino's currently has 22...
(9 days ago)
Shown off this week, HTC's new One is better than the old One in several ways and it may share the same processor as the Samsung Galaxy S4. Plus you can now play with Ubuntu on a Nexus device now.
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After several years of the 9.7-inch iPad dominating tablet sales, we’ve seen a shift. Customers are gravitating more toward smaller (and cheaper) 7 to 8-inch slates. Two of today’s top choices in that bracket are the Google/Asus Nexus 7 and Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 8.0. Read on, as we compare the specs – and other features – of these two mini tablets...
(2 months and 26 days ago)
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