Google, Samsung delay rumored Android Ice Cream Sandwich launch

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Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) and Samsung Electronics have postponed an Oct. 11 event rumored to herald the launch of the Android Ice Cream Sandwich mobile operating system update as well as the new Nexus Galaxy device. "We agree that it is just not the right time to announce a new product," the companies said in a joint statement. "New date and venue will be shortly announced." The move follows shortly after a now-removed YouTube placeholder page counting down to Samsung's forthcoming Unpacked event seemed to confirm Ice Cream Sandwich's debut--the page, posted to Google's Android Developer channel on YouTube, was titled "Android ICS Launch." Article