After postponing their big joint launch event last week, Google and Samsung have chosen October 19 to show off their latest software and hardware, respectively.

At an event in Hong Kong the two tech giants are expected to reveal both the latest version of Android, "Ice Cream Sandwich" and the newest Google phone, believed to be called the "Galaxy Nexus" or "Nexus Prime." The big reveal is timed to coincide with AllThingsD's AsiaD conference. Check back next Wednesday for all the details on what the two company's are up to.

[TechCrunch]