Curious why so many seemed to know so much about Google’s new Nexus One before its official rollout on today? Well, that’s because VIPs like venture capitalist Fred Wilson have been carrying them around for more than two weeks.
“In mid December as holiday gifts and cards were arriving daily at our office, I received a gift from Google. It was a Nexus One,” Wilson wrote on his blog, adding that Google asked him to “keep quiet” about it until Jan. 5.
We’ll learn more about the pricing of the phone and Google’s marketing strategy at a press conference this afternoon, but until then quite a few members of the digerati are giving the new Google phone a workout.