Tag Archives: Nexus One

Nexus One Accessories Popping Up In T-Mobile Stores

While T-Mobile is no longer the exclusive US carrier of the Nexus One and while devices still can’t be purchased in stores, T-Mobile is ready to help accessorize your purchase.  Rumors have swirled since the beginning of the Nexus One news that T-Mobile would eventually carry the device in their stores.  Although those rumors persist, T-Mobile is going to start carrying accessories so you can at least protect your investment.  Nothing says you love your Nexus … [read full article]

Nexus One Car Dock Now Available

Nexus One car_dock

Available from Google.com/phone, the Nexus One Car Dock will cost you a grand total of $55.  Used for both GPS navigation as well as playing music from your device, the dock will surely find a home with users who love convergence and would happily trade in a stand-alone GPS unit + phone for one device. Starting today, you can purchase a Nexus One Car Dock from Google’s web store, giving you the perfect place to … [read full article]

HTC HD2 & Nexus One Smackdown, Wirefly Style

Still can’t decide between the Nexus One and the upcoming T-Mobile HTC HD2?  Wirefly to the rescue!  The awesome guys over at Wirefly have done another one of their smartphone smackdowns, and this time it’s the HD2 vs the Nexus One.  The smackdown overviews the pros and cons of both handsets, including keyboard, interface, customization, and hardware specs.  Sit back, grab something to drink, and enjoy 15 minutes of snapdragon goodness.  Don’t forget to … [read full article]

A Warning to Nexus One Users

Whatever you do, DO NOT SIT ON YOUR NEXUS ONE.  Wait, it gets more interesting.  Crave UK, who owns the cracked Nexus seen above, swears that it just randomly cracked while charging, but HTC’s technical support is saying “they don’t go in pockets”.  The response states that “putting a phone in a tight pair of jeans and sitting down would usually cause the kind of damage” seen above.  I guess that means you should either carry … [read full article]

Nexus One 3G Woes, Part 315

This problem just won’t go away.  Even after the latest OTA update, the Nexus One is still having 3G problems.  As you will see in the video above, 3G connectivity changes dramatically just by how the phone is being held.  Now, if you ask me, this certainly doesn’t sound like a T-Mobile 3G problem.  Also, I’m not one to point fingers at a certain Chrome and Buzz-ing company, especially since they have so much power … [read full article]

Google Customer Service Number Now Live

After taking quite a beating in the blogosphere after the initial launch of the Nexus One, Google has officially launched phone support. That’s right; 888-48-NEXUS (63987) will get you customer service from Google, open daily from 7AM to 10PM EST. That’s right, from Google. Read those words, stop, close your mouth and let the wow factor hit you. Google finally recognized that live phone support is what it will take to help service the … [read full article]

Google Reduces Nexus One “Equipment Recovery Fee”

The FCC has been eye-balling the four major U.S. carriers regarding Early Termination Fee’s and when Google dropped their bombshell, it certainly raised some eyebrows. Thankfully, Google has thought twice about their own ERF on the Nexus One. Starting today, Google has reduced the “Equipment Recovery Fee” on the HTC Nexus One from $350 to $150. While its better and a recognition of the disapproval of the original outrageous fee, all the major players still have … [read full article]

Snapdragon Showdown

Let’s be honest, the most coveted phone processor out there (right now) is the Snapdragon processor.  It is advancing smartphones past their cell phone cousins and putting them closer to netbooks.  Currently, you can get your hands on this beautiful piece of silicon if you get yourself a Nexus One.  If you are in to waiting, then you know the HTC HD2 also features this very same processor and it will soon grace … [read full article]

Nexus One Update Rolling Out, Includes 3G Fix And Other Goodies

Here is some good news for Nexus One owners! Google has taken blame for the 3G issue. Starting today, Google is rolling out an OTA (Over-The-Air) Software Update to end the 3G problems that plagued Nexus One owners on T-Mobile, and other unexpected goodies. One of these goodies include, the long awaited Multitouch (Hooray!). Devices will now include a new pinch-to-zoom mechanism in the phone’s Browser, Gallery and Maps applications. Additionally, Google has also updated the … [read full article]

T-Mobile Data Outage Going On For Nexus One Users?

Update: Pretty confident this problem is limited to Nexus One users only as other T-Mobile devices seem to be working without problem. Wonder where the finger is getting pointed… Update 2: Users are reporting the problem as solved and all systems normal. If data is still down, try rebooting your handset. Word coming out of the Google Nexus One support forums as well as my inbox indicates some Nexus One users are experiencing a data … [read full article]