If your not digging the idea of being forced to use Bing Search on the Samsung Fascinate, your not alone. This bit of news might bring you a sigh of relief. According to a recent post on Electronista, a Google Search option will return when the Fascinate receives the Android 2.2 (Froyo) update. This information was direct from Brenda Raney, a spokeswoman for Verizon.
Check out the entire article here: Verizon: Google Search optional for Fascinate on Android 2.2 | ElectronistaThe absence of Google search on the Samsung Fascinate will be fixed when the phone gets Android 2.2, Verizon spokeswoman Brenda Raney told Electronista today. She asserted it was an "incorrect assumption" that Verizon had blocked the app and that it was allegedly only available once a given phone was upgraded to 2.2. --- "Google is responsible for what is in [Android Market]," she claimed, adding in a follow-up statement that "we're not blocking anything."