By ERIC LIMER, For as crazily sci-fi as Google Glass is, it’s been missing a big feature until just now: a web browser. Thanks to this month’s big update to the specs, you can finally dispense with one-use apps and surf the whole web like a real person. Kinda. As you can imagine, the logistics of navigating
By Michael Gorman, What the Atrix 4G first promised, it looks like the folks at Canonical may deliver. Think back to CES 2011, when Motorola showed us a future where our phone was the only computing device we would need — only to leave us wanting when its webtop app didn’t deliver the requisite functionality for such a future. Well,
By Alan Henry, Android: If you’ve ever forgotten a USB cable and need a way to transfer data to your Android phone from your PC (or vice versa), Software Data Cable is a free app for Android that turns your phone into a networked storage device you can browse from your computer, no cables attached.
By Dustin Earley, The default music player in Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich, leaves much to be desired in the way of customization. There are options to change some of the settings for Google Music and playback, but that’s about as far as customizations go. The fine folks behind CyanogenMod are looking to change that, for
By Scott Webster, Samsung’s blog has a post up today which outlines the various models expected to see an Android 4.0 update in the new year. According to the device maker there are a number of handsets and tablets which will be treated to Ice Cream Sandwich, with some starting in the first quarter. The
By Vincent Messina, It would appear the only thing that delayed Ice Cream Sandwich from rolling out to you Nexus S owners was Verizon. Now, just a day after Verizon released the Galaxy Nexus, we get official word from Google that Ice Cream Sandwich will begin rolling out to GSM Nexus S devices starting today.
By Sean Cooper, Now that Google Music has finally clawed its way out of the realm of beta-ware, anybody in the US can sign up to play without an invitation. Of course, that leaves many folks out of the equation, so we thought it a good time to point out at least one other route
By Kevin Krause, The day many have been waiting for is here…if you live in the UK, that is. The Samsung Galaxy Nexus is now available for purchase and the phone’s landing page has been updated to reflect as much, providing links to snag the phone via Phone4u, Three UK, Carphone Warehouse, Vodafone, and O2.
By Whitson Gordon, Google announced today that their music streaming serviceis now out of beta and available to all US users, no invite required. It’s also staying free, letting you stream up to 20,000 songs to all your devices, as well as adding a music store that integrates with the streaming service. Pricing and App
By Jason Kincaid, The code for the latest version of Android — 4.0, also known as Ice Cream Sandwich — is now in the wild. According to a post from Jean-Baptiste M. “JBQ” Queru, a software engineer on the Android Open Source Project, the code is still in the process of being uploaded, and developers