Unlocked Galaxy Nexus Updated to 4.0.4
Updated: expanded post a bit.
Google recently finished pushing out the Android 4.0.4 system update to the unlocked, GSM/HSPA+ global variant of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus. The update provides mostly under-the-hood code tweaks. The bulk of other Galaxy Nexus variants have already been updated to 4.0.4.
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Google and Samsung today said starting with the launch of the Galaxy S8 and S8+, Google Play Music will be the default music player and music service on Samsung phones and tablets globally. Consumers who buy the S8 or S8+ will receive a free three-month trial of Google Play Music, which offers ad-free access to some 40 million tracks.
Nexus Camera App Update Tweaks Design
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Samsung Intros Unlocked Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge
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HTC Commits to Speedy Android Updates for One A9
HTC said the unlocked One A9, announced today, will receive system updates from HTC quicker than most phones in the market. "This One A9 unlocked edition will provide you with every Android software update within 15 days of when Google first pushes to their Nexus line," said HTC's Jason Mackenzie during the phone's introduction.
Android 6.0.1 Delivers Improved Set of Emoji
Google is making Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow available to Nexus handsets starting today. The minor system update chiefly adds support for Unicode 8.0, which expands the selection of emoji significantly.
The latest is 4.1
Google mentioned Galaxy Nexus will be back next week.
But no, this update is many months overdue, and has nothing to do with the import ban. This is for existing phones - not new sales - and it does NOT remove the...