Tag Archives: Nexus S

PhoneDog Wants To Give You A Nexus S

No suspense needed here, as our friends at PhoneDog are giving away one Nexus S device this Friday December 17th and then ONE MORE on December 22nd! As seems to be the new “norm” for contests these days you just have to “like” the PhoneDog Facebook page and you are registered to win. Come 8:00pm EST on both December 17th and December 22nd you can hit the PhoneDog UStream channel to watch … [read full article]

Best Buy Details Nexus S Launch

Those fine folks at Best Buy have seen fit to detail exactly what you can expect come December 16th, otherwise known as Nexus S day. Best Buy is ready to make the experience as painless as possible: Timing: Online sales of Nexus S begin at 8 a.m. Eastern time to coincide with the opening of Best Buy stores on the East Coast. As a reminder, all Best Buy stores have adjusted their … [read full article]

The Google Nexus S Gets Unboxed

We’re just 6 days away from the launch of the Google/Samsung Nexus S and luckily for all of us watching at home, videos the device in hand are popping up. Thanks to the folks at Phonedog and Intomobile we’ve got a detailed look at both the hardware and the software. If you were on the fence for picking one of these up, perhaps seeing it in live action will help convince you, if not, … [read full article]

Best Buy Posts Nexus S Frequently Asked Questions

There is little question that the Nexus S is the T-Mobile phone of the minute but for some, confusion has set in for where and when they can purchase this phone. Hoping to remedy that Best Buy has posted a Google Nexus S FAQ on the Best Buy Mobile blog with some helpful reminders on dates and where you can purchase the phone. We’ve highlighted some of the more important questions below … [read full article]

Is Google Planning To Advertise The Nexus S On TV?

Ignoring for a moment the fact that this commercial, if you watched it blindfolded, could easily be mistaken as an ad for the iPhone, it’s actually pretty wonderful.  While we can’t say for sure that we’re looking at an actual TV spot for the Nexus S here, it certainly gives off that aura. It’s a 32-second look at the Nexus S and it just might help sway a few who are undecided as it really does … [read full article]

T-Mobile Will Not Offer Premium Handset Protection For The Nexus S

With the original Nexus One, Magenta offered Premium Handset Protection (PHP Insurance), so you would think that they would do the same for the new Nexus S, right? WRONG.  T-Mobile has stated that the Nexus S is not eligible for Premium Handset Protection (PHP).  So if you’re one that drops his or her phone a lot, you might want to look into a third-party insurance company such as SquareTrade. Were any of … [read full article]

The Nexus S Backstory, Because Every Good Phone Has A Backstory!

The first Android phone was released in November of 2008, yada yada yada.  You know the rest.  Now the market is saturated with Android phones and Google is releasing a new one to the market that showcases the new version of Android, Android 2.3 A.K.A Gingerbread (how timely).  As with the Nexus One, the Nexus S is tightly integrated with Google and offers a truly pure Google experience (I love it already).  Feel free to … [read full article]

(Updated) Nexus One Owners Begin Receiving Android 2.3 Update Today, Can Set Aside Nexus S Jealousy

Update: This might have been premature with more recent information stating that the Android 2.3 update should be coming in a “few weeks” for Nexus One users.  So after all that, Engadget deleted the story.  Guess no site is perfect. Nexus One owners who might be feeling a little less love from Google today with the official unveiling of the Nexus S might want to reconsider those feelings. Gingerbread, better known as … [read full article]