The Samsung Nexus S Versus the Apple iPhone 4—Intial Comparisons

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Now that the highly anticipated Nexus S from Google and Samsung has been officially announced and has its launch date, it’s time to compare it to Apple’s iPhone 4. C’mon, you just knew the comparisons would start already. Don’t worry. I’ll be as objective as possible. Screen: The Nexus S comes with a 4-inch Super AMOLED display ...

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Nexus S from Samsung and Google Launches December 16th

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The highly anticpated Nexus S smartphone from Samsung and Google will go on sale on December 16th in the United States and features the Android 2.3 ‘Gingerbread’ operating system, a Super AMOLED touchscreen display at 4-inches and near field communication (NFC) abilities to function as a mobile, wireless wallet. The only question is, is the ...

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Android OS 2.3 ‘Gingerbread’ Gets Color Fixes, Lots More than Just NFC

‘Gingerbread’ might not be the ‘Honeycomb’ Android update that we all want but don’t think for a minute that it’s just a minor patch to hold everyone over until Android 3.0 comes out. One of the most exciting features new to Android coming in 2.3 Gingerbread is NFC or near field communication technology support for ...

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NFC from Samsung and Quad-Core from NIVIDA Coming to Android in 2011

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Near field communications (NFC) is expected to come of age in the United States next year after Google implements support for the wireless, mobile payment system in Android 2.3 ‘Gingerbread’. The Samsung Nexus S is widely expected to receive an NFC chipset inside and now Samsung has officially announced its line of NFC chips for ...

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More Pictures of the Nexus S and Rumored Specs

The highly anticipated Nexus S from Google and Samsung has been spotted on video, in pictures and now has some rumored specs. The biggest feature in the Nexus S will be its incorporation of near field communication (NFC) technology for mobile payment. The device will also herald the release of Android 2.3 ‘Gingerbread’ which improves ...

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Holiday Gingerbread—Google Might Launch Android 2.3 on December 6th

Google has already announced that it plans to release Android 2.3 before the end of this year and speculation is rampant that Andy Rubin’s presentation on December 6th at the D: Dive Into Mobile event will be the day. Rubin is Google’s VP of Engineering and his spot on stage will be the perfect time ...

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More Pictures of the Nexus S Emerge

The Nexus S will be Google’s second attempt at making a smartphone. The first, built by HTC while not a failure, was certainly not a success mostly because it was Google’s first foray into smartphone development. The Nexus One brought us Android and the Nexus S (which Samsung is building this time) will bring near ...

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Samsung’s Nexus S Appears on Video

The Nexus S has gotten a video premier thanks to Google CEO Eric Schmidt at the Web 2.0 summit. It will be launching with Android 2.3 ‘Gingerbread’ and feature that near field communications (NFC) technology that is all the rage now. Don’t worry; I’ve got the video and what is known about this new smartphone ...

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