Tag: nexus s

NASA’s Nexus S satellite phones home from space

A new cheap line of satellites built by NASA and powered by a Nexus S running Android have successfully beamed data back from space. The PhoneSat program aims to test more off-the-shelf devices in space in future.
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Google Wallet unofficially launches, but NFC adoption still faces challenges; UPDATE: How to enable Google Wallet

A quiet debut by Google Wallets gets noticed, but how close are we actually to turning our phones into our wallets?
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Is a white Nexus S the next white iPhone?

Get ready for this week's edition of "white phone rumors" - only this time, they aren't limited to the iPhone. Looks like Samsung can play this game too.