Cracking Open the Samsung Galaxy Nexus Summary: Bill Detwiler cracks open the Verizon Samsung Galaxy Nexus. Inside the 4G Android smartphone he found hardware from Samsung, VIA Telecom, FCI, and Texas Instruments. By Bill Detwiler | December 16, 2011 -- 05:16 GMT (21:16 PST) Follow @billdetwiler Previous | Next Image 7 of 64 Topics: Hardware, Google, Mobility, Samsung, Smartphones, Wi-Fi Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.