SAMSUNG NEXUS S Posts on XDA

Skype 2.0 With Video Support Ready for download

XDA member aoprea informed us about Microsoft's new acquisition: Skype. The latest version is now ready for download, supporting video calls. Unfortunately, not all devices are supported. In fact, only a few will be capable of using this:Google Nexus S HTC Desire S Sony Ericsson Xperia neo Sony Ericsson Xperia proThe latest version also features a major UI...

The Weekly Q&A: Week 41

As part of our regular Q&A session here on the XDA-Developers Portal, I'll be covering some questions and issues frequently seen here in the world of XDA. This week, we'll concentrate on three officially sanctioned Google Experience devices: the Google Nexus S, the Google Nexus One, and the Motorola XOOM.Q: I frequently get force closes...

Set Custom Voltage On Your Nexus S With Proton Voltage Control

Setting custom voltages on your Nexus S can involve messing around with command line codes and scripts, so there is some good news for those running a supported version of Netarchy kernels 1.3.0.6 and up.XDA forum forum member Jonathon Grigg has written Proton Voltage Control, an app to make setting custom voltages easy!All you need...

Don’t Like Sprint’s Touch On Your GV? If So, Read On…

Sometimes good things change either for better or worse. There are very split opinions on Google Voice's marriage with Sprint to the tune of "love it or hate it" type of mentality. Surely, being able to keep your minutes intact is a wonderful thing and having everything deal with Google Voice is good and dandy,...

The Weekly Q&A: Week 35

As part of our regular Q&A session here on the XDA-Developers portal, I'll be covering some questions and issues frequently seen here in the world of XDA.Q: I have a little headphone icon showing up in the system tray, and I have no idea why, or what exactly it means is happening. [Question originally seen in...

Android 2.3.4 About to Roll Out to Nexus S, Available for Download Now

The release of a new version of the Android operating system brings with it a new base on which to find cutting-edge ROMs for almost all devices. Gingerbread 2.3.4 is the latest to be announced - an incremental update, which will of course first be rolled out over the air to Google's flagship Nexus S...

Nexus S Gets a Desire S Port – And Sense!

It looks like this week has been rather interesting and full of ports. Basically, it looks as if XDA was making a place where all phone are treated as equal, regardless of the UI. XDA member apreichner put this theory into practice by making a port of the Desire S rom for the Samsung Nexus...

Google Nexus S Gains BLN Thanks To Custom Kernel

Feeling a bit upset that your "Pure Google" superphone lacks LED notifications to let you know something's calling for your attention when the screen's off? Luckily, XDA forum members Morfic and Neldar have a solution for you! Thanks to their collective efforts, The Nexus S now supports Backlight Notifications (BLN) through the use of Neldar's...

NFC Task Launcher Unleashes NFC’s Automation Potential

Ever wish that the seldom, if ever, used NFC chip on your Nexus S got a little bit more action? Luckily XDA Forum Member krohnjw felt the same way and created a new application that lets you use NFC tags to control your mobile device via profiles!NFC Task Launcher will undoubtedly feel very familiar for...

Gingerbread 2.3.3 GRI40 Update.zips Found for Nexus One and Nexus S!

Yes, you read right! Our own XDA Forum member trebor_88 was able to locate the GRI40 from FRG83G update.zip for the Nexus One, while XDA member krohnjw was able to find the GRI40 from GRH78 link for the Nexus S. If you're a developer looking to get cooking, or happen to be a user running a stock...

Statusbar PulldownMod for CyanogenMod 7

With the continual development of Cyanogen Mod, occasionally you may run into outdated mods and morphs. Luckily, XDA member rori~ has continued development on his Statusbar PulldownMod morph and has provided us with an update for use with CM7 . Whether your phone is HDPI or MDPI, you can benefit from this clean and practical notification bar.According to the developer, this morph can be used with all...

Run CM7 While Keeping Things Stock on Your Nexus S

We all love Cyanogenmod roms due to their versatility, speed, and overall good quality. However, there are members who may not want everything that comes with a CM rom and want something a bit more stock. If this describes you in any way, check out what XDA member frank707 has done for Nexus S owners....