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Your Android Phone's Lockscreen Is No Match For A Freezer

Make no mistakes about it, your lockscreen is good at keeping honest people honest, but a truly dedicated thief is bound to find his way around it. One of the wilder ways to do so has recently been demonstrated by researchers who cracked through a Galaxy Nexus’s security by throwing it in a freezer.


Nexus 4 Australian Hands-On: Don't Judge This Book By Its Sparkly Cover

The Nexus program, though it sounds like a Stargate: SG-1 reference, remains to be the shining beacon of everything Android. It’s a bright light in a fragmented jungle, and it has given us some stunningly good hardware over the years. From the Nexus One by HTC, right through to the Galaxy Nexus from Samsung, it has been a pretty good run so far. So what should we make of the slightly samey-looking Nexus 4 from LG? More than you’d think, actually.


43 Hot Smartphone Specs Compared.... (Including iPhone 5)

We’re seeing more and more high-end smartphones enter the market, and keeping up with all of them is nothing short of overwhelming. How will you decide which one will be your next handset? Here’s how popular beasts like the Galaxy S III stack up against upcoming options like the iPhone 5 and Lumia 920.


Samsung: 'Minuscule' Sales Means Galaxy Nexus Is No Threat To Apple

In the other court battle between Apple and Samsung, Apple is arguing that the Universal Search feature in the Galaxy Nexus violates Apple’s “universal interface for retrieval of information in a computer system” patent. But Samsung says Apple shouldn’t feel threatened by the Galaxy Nexus, because the sales of the phone are so “minuscule”.


Afternoon Deal: Galaxy Nexus For $379

It’s double bargain day here at Giz today. Kogan is now selling the Galaxy Nexus for $379.


Telstra Removes Galaxy Nexus From Sale

The Galaxy Nexus isn’t that long in the tooth is it? That’s the question I’m kicking around my brain this morning after Telstra confirmed to Gizmodo Australia that you’ll no longer be able to pick up the curved piece of Google magnificence on plan from the carrier.


Did You Get Upgraded To Jelly Bean?

Google told Gizmodo Australia late yesterday afternoon that some Galaxy Nexus (HSPA+) owners will receive an over-the-air update to Android 4.1.1, also known as Jelly Bean.


Google Beats Nexus Ban By Making It Worse

Last week, Apple secured an injunction against the sale of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus in the US by claiming that the quick search on the phone’s Android OS violates its patent for a “universal interface for retrieval of information in a computer system.” Google’s got a “fix” coming, but you’re not going to like it.


Galaxy Nexus Pulled From US Google Play Store

Last week US courts ruled in favour of Apple by granting a preliminary injunction against Samsung’s Google-designed smartphone, the Galaxy Nexus. Now, the phone has been pulled from the Google Play store, and Google is hurrying to put together a software patch to get around the ban.


Apple Wins US Injunction Against Galaxy Nexus

First the Galaxy Tab 10.1, now the Galaxy Nexus. Apple has, for the second time in two weeks, convinced the court to bar the sale of a competing Samsung product for patent infringement.


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