No matter how things evolve from now on, one thing is certain: the Google Nexus 4 raises the bar for Android smartphone manufacturers in a BIG way. It will be hard competing with Google’s Nexus 4 during this year’s holiday season, and I’m sure Q4 2012 financial reports coming from all smartphone manufacturers will prove me right. Check it out!
LG Spectrum 2 officially announced for Verizon Wireless, available online from October 30
Putting an end to the rumors and speculation, Verizon Wireless has announced the availability of their latest Ice Cream Sandwich handset, the LG Spectrum 2. The handset will be available today and is priced from $99.99.
O2 Nexus 4 comes with free LG HDTV, offer limited to first 100 customers
The new Google flagship handset was unveiled earlier today, although we knew almost everything there was to know about it for weeks now, and it will soon hit various retailers around the world, carriers included.
Nexus 4, Nexus 10, Nexus 7 ad released with emphasis on Google Search, Google Now [video]
The first Nexus ad showing all of Google’s recently announced devices (the Nexus 4, Nexus 10 and new Nexus 7 versions) has been released by Google with a huge emphasis on Search. Entitled “Nexus: Ask Me Anything,” the 60-second clip shows us various Search-related instances during day-to-day activities.
Google Wireless Charging Orb announced for the LG Nexus 4
The LG Nexus 4 is now official. While we knew just about every feature coming to the new Nexus smartphone, its support of wireless charging is probably one of the coolest things about the Nexus 4. The wireless charging system will work with a new optional device Google is calling the Wireless Charging Orb.
We've known about the LG Nexus 4 for quite a while now, and even earlier today managed to see a leaked video showing Android 4.2 action. Still, many Android fans were afraid we would have to wait a bit longer for official confirmation of the Nexus 4 since Hurricane Sandy got in the way of today's Android press event. Thankfully, Google went ahead and announced the good news via their blog.
Android 4.0 updates are now available for Korean LG Optimus 3D and 3D Cube
We don’t know how much of a consolation today’s news will bring you, but we are (reluctantly) glad to inform you that Android 4.0 is now available for the Optimus 3D and 3D Cube. Here’s the thing – the ICS upgrade is up for grabs only in Korea, and we have no idea when and if the rest of the world will get it.
The Nexus leak factory has been relentlessly churning its goods in the past weeks, and it doesn't look like there's any sign of slowing down. Two days ago the world got their hands on the Nexus 10 tablet manual early, now the Nexus 4 too has its “Quick Start” booklet revealed ahead of its introduction.
Samsung leads comfortably in global smartphone shipments, ZTE jumps to fourth
Samsung’s dominance over the global smartphone market has stopped being a surprise for a while now, but what may shock you is the pace at which the Android king is continuing to grow. According to a new report conducted by IDC, Sammy has doubled its shipments in just a year, capturing a whopping 31.3% of the worldwide market share in Q3 2012.
LG Optimus G to hit Telus Canada on November 13 for unknown price
Although LG’s Nexus 4 seems to be the talk of the town lately, it would be foolish of us to completely disregard another LG handheld soon to be released – the Optimus G. Especially after we’ve reviewed the big guy and come to the unsurprising conclusion that it’s one of the best, if not the absolute best phone Android has to offer right now.