Even though it’s still the weekend in most regions of the world, it doesn’t mean we’re short on Nexus- and Android 4.2-related rumors and reports. Just yesterday we saw potential new Android 4.2 features so now it’s time to look at some exciting Nexus news.
T-Mobile Galaxy Note 2 and LG Optimus L9 listed as coming soon on carrier’s website
By know you already know that T-Mobile will soon offer its customers two new Android handsets, the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and the LG Optimus L9. However, we still lack actual release dates and pricing details for each of the two handsets.
Samsung GT-B9150 Jelly Bean device with Exynos 5250 processor spotted
Samsung appears to be working on a new Jelly Bean device, which could hit stores at some point in the near future. The device, model number GT-B9150, “showed up on a couple of Japanese websites,” according to Sam Mobile.
Microsoft stores are offering reservation cards for Surface launch day buyers
Come October 26th, Microsoft will release its new Surface device to the high street. However, particularly devoted customers may be able to snap up the tablet sooner rather than later by visiting their closest Microsoft store.
Google considering mobile patent antitrust settlement
Google has been under fire from various government agencies around the world lately who are investigating antitrust lawsuits against the company. Now Google is said to be considering whether to settle with U.S. authorities over how it has handled its mobile patents.
New Android 4.2 features unveiled: gallery changes, multi-user accounts and parental controls
We already (think we) know that Google will unveil the LG Nexus 4 running Android 4.2 on October 29 and launch the new products in the weeks thereafter, but until Google takes the stage at its upcoming media event we’ll keep looking at current rumors and reports detailing these products.
Apple files response to Samsung’s complaint of juror misconduct
Last month we reported that Samsung was claiming that do to misconduct on the port of the jury foreman in the Apple vs Samsung case, the case should be thrown out. Apple has filed its official response with the court.
Would a 1080p phone screen really matter that much?
With large phones (or "phablets) gaining popularity, we're starting to see phones like the HTC J Butterfly popping up with 1080p displays. Now that we have the ability to create phones with 1080p displays, the question is: do we even need them?
Google Now’s Knowledge Graph improved, connections better explained by Google
One of the highlights of Jelly Bean is the Google Now feature, that voice-friendly personal assistant that can offer personalized search results and better help with certain day-to-day activities that rely more or less on performing the same online searches.
Samsung Galaxy Rugby Pro to hit AT&T stores tomorrow for $100 on contract
If you’ve had your eyes on the Samsung Galaxy Rugby Pro ever since it was announced for AT&T late last month, we hope there are still some greens left in your wallet, as the ruggedized smartphone will go on sale very shortly. Starting from October 21, you can purchase the Galaxy Rugby Pro on AT&T for $100 with a two-year contract.