Ice Cream Sandwich

Android Smartphone Rankings: January 2012

Welcome Sony, so long Ericsson. Android could use some fresh, inspired designs. Known for their superb hardware, Sony is just what the doctor ordered. Ion features a category-leading (for Android) 12MP camera.

Google brings Ice Cream Sandwich to market … slowly

By releasing Android 4 first on Nexus, Google gets the OS into the hands of early adopters--such as my Android-loving self--who then in essence test the bejesus out of the thing. Bugs are reported. Issues are discovered. The inevitable updates begin to roll out.
Samsung Galaxy Nexus and Motorola Droid

Why I returned the Samsung Galaxy Nexus

Sitting unused, the Nexus battery inexplicably lost 15% of its charge in less than an hour.