Devs Bring Android 4.0 to Nexus S, Nexus S 4G

by on November 22, 2011 1:38 am
Nexus S

Owners of the Nexus S may already feel satisfied with Google’s announcement to bring the Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) update to the said smartphone within weeks. But, there are people who just can’t wait any longer.  The fellows at XDA Developers managed to compile for the Nexus S and the…

Samsung Galaxy Nexus

Despite early critics raving about its performance and sleekness, complaints from irked owners of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus have appeared all over the Internet regarding a couple of software glitches. Already available since November 17 in the U.K., Vodafone is still holding back from selling the handset possibly in light…


The Adobe Flash Player, which has been present in Android handsets prior to the Galaxy Nexus, is, surprisingly, not present in the Galaxy Nexus.  According to Google, Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich does not currently support Flash. Google confirmed to SlashGear the absence of the Flash Player in both the…

Duarte Demoes Android 4.0 Camera Tricks

by on November 17, 2011 11:58 pm

Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) is going to usher in not just a lot of new useful features but also fun ones–such as the real-time video effects that Matias Duarte recently demonstrated in the pioneer episode of On the Verge. Tech blog The Verge (formerly This is my next…)…


It seems that everyone except Apple has made an Android tablet now. And just one is not enough, manufacturers have gone to great lengths to make multiple versions, and Lenovo is no exception. Clocking in with 3 Android Tablets on the market today, ranging from $229 to $499, Lenovo hopes that the fourth will be the charm.

Android 4.0 Source Code Now Public [Update]

by on November 15, 2011 5:02 am

  [ Update 2011-11-15: Wow, Shravan was wrong, and we’re happy he was.  We just received word that Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich has been available from the source code repository since a few hours ago.  Devs and modders are most likely in a mad rush to download the source…


Those of you who are thinking that the Face Unlock feature in Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich–and first featured in the Galaxy Nexus–is a security feature may be in for some disappointment.  Someone was able to show a photo to the Galaxy Nexus and the device instantly unlocked itself without…

Android 4.0 Easter Egg Captured!

by on November 8, 2011 12:16 pm
Galaxy Nexus on the left, Galaxy Note on the right

Do you remember the days of Gingerbread and the discovery of the Zombie Art by Jack Larson? It got Android fans excited about the Gingerbread OS! Today, feast your eyes on the Android 4.0 Easter Egg! Just like the Gingerbread 2.3 Easter Egg, you can access it by: Settings->About Phone-> Android…