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When Matias Duarte tried to unlock his Nexus Galaxy on-stage at today's Samsung event things didn't go so well. Some combination of his makeup and the lighting conspired to keep him from getting into his device, but after spending a little time with one ourselves we can confirm that it does indeed...

October 19th 2011 at 2:23am 0 Comments
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Hello there, Ice Cream Sandwich! Google and Samsung just took the wraps off of the former's newest mobile operating system here in Hong Kong, and boy -- she's a beauty. Of course, we've known about ICS for months now, but outside of a few sneak peeks courtesy of Mr. Blurrycam, we didn't know precis...

October 19th 2011 at 1:03am 0 Comments
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Galaxy Nexus HSPA+ first impressions (video) Ice Cream Sandwich coming to full Xperia lineup, Sony Ericsson confirms Android.com update introduces Ice Cream Sandwich on phones and tabletsRemember the Droid RAZR? That's so yesterday. Or, earlier today. Whatever. The point is, Samsung's just...

October 18th 2011 at 11:41pm 0 Comments
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It's been a long time coming, but with the introduction of Ice Cream Sandwich, Android finally takes a significant leap forward in terms of camera and gallery features. The camera interface is completely new -- it's faster and easier to use with instant access from the lock screen. Shots are taken...

October 18th 2011 at 10:59pm 0 Comments
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There's no shortage of new features in Ice Cream Sandwich, but one sure to attract a lot of attention is Face Unlock. That, as you can probably surmise, lets you unlock your phone through facial recognition instead of a password -- hardly a new idea, but a first for Google. Unfortunately, the demo...

October 18th 2011 at 10:42pm 0 Comments
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There ain't no party like a Google and Samsung party because a Google and Samsung party comes with ice cream. Or, at least, this one does. We're glad you're going to join us for the first proper tasting of Google's next mobile operating system, because it's going to be big. Bookmark this page righ...

October 18th 2011 at 9:45pm 0 Comments