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Google: New Nexus devices sold out in some countries, more stock in 'coming weeks'

Google: New Nexus devices sold out in some countries, more stock in 'coming weeks'

Alex Dobie 53

As you'll know if you tried to pick up a new Nexus 4 or Nexus 10 today, the first round of stock didn't last long, and server load issues made it particularly tricky to get through the ordering process. In its first statement on the Nexus launch, Google acknowledged that high demand for the new phone and tablet has led to the devices becoming sold out in some territories. At the time of...

Pro tip: Avoid unsightly contextless crotch shots on the Google+ app with better descriptions

Pro tip: Avoid unsightly contextless crotch shots on the Google+ app with better descriptions

Phil Nickinson 14

No, Google+ app. Not "this." Because "this," being a comic-drawn crotch shot, is not what I wanted folks to focus their attention on when I linked to Peter Ha's TechCrunch piece debunking the Bloomberg story that Microsoft had "shut out" HTC from manufacturing Windows 8 devices. My only comment -- "This." (BTW, Bloomberg's is a fairly ridiculous story, led by the all-too-familiar "...

Google+ Local arrives to makes use of Zagat acquisition, brings along Google Maps update

Google+ Local arrives to makes use of Zagat acquisition, brings along Google Maps update

Bla1ze 7

It has been quite some time now since Google acquired Zagat, and while we've seen some embedding of reviews and such in the past, Google has now brought Zagat into the fold in a much larger way. Google+ Local has now been introduced making it easier to find Zagat scores and and restaurant suggestions from folks you interact with on Google+. In addition to the Google+ integration roll...