The Samsung Galaxy Nexus How To Site

Android Update

Posted by on Jul 27, 2012

The Galaxy Nexus is not only one of Verizon’s most popular phones, it is also Google’s flagship phone for it’s Android operating system. However, sometimes...

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Apps

Posted by on Jul 7, 2012

It’s awesome to have your contacts always backed up using an Android powered device in your Gmail account. But there’s a way to always have your Photos and Pics on your...

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Software Fixes

Posted by on Nov 26, 2011

Samsung and Google have been working on a fix for the newly released Galaxy Nexus. We are happy to inform you that Samsung is pushing an over the air “Flash” to fix the...

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Tips and Tricks

Posted by on Jul 27, 2012

If you have an updated version of Google’s Android operating system, Jelly Bean/Android 4.1.1, you will notice you have Google Now installed on your phone. Here are a few...

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The Galaxy Nexus excels at a multitude of tasks and operations. One of them is video playback and with it’s gorgeous 720p display, viewing your videos or movies is incredibly enjoyable. Some of the video formats that exist are not natively supported on the Nexus, so to eliminate confusion and frustation, I have provided the steps to download and install a...

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