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Samsung dominates Android space with 63 percent share

We recently covered the announcements made at Samsungs analyst day, which included major increases in PPI, flexible screens and 4k displays for future devices. In the days following Localytics, a mobile

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Android grows to nearly 80% of smartphone market as Apple dips

Android, as a platform, has grown to reach nearly 80 percent (79.3%) of the smartphone market, according to a new International Data Corporation (IDC) report. The same time frame (Q2

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Jelly Bean is now (finally) most common version of Android

More than one year after its debut, Android 4.1/4.2 becomes the most used version of the platform.

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comScore: Android holds strong at 53.4% of the mobile market

The latest comScore figures are out, and even though Apple took the top spot for smartphone manufacturers, Android still leads as the number one smartphone platform. Smartphone ownership rose slightly

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Android now powers 44% of tablet market

The tablet race tightens as Apple sees its lowest market share yet for the iPad.

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iOS edges Android in U.S. with help from iPhone 5

Apple has recaptured a slight edge in U.S. market share thanks to the launch of the iPhone 5. The twelve week period ending in late October sees Apple pulling in 48.1 percent

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comScore: Android inches forward as smartphone sales slow

Android is still the king of the hill when it comes to smartphone market share, according to the newest comScore report.  At 52.5 percent of the U.S. market, Android is

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IDC: Android hits 75% market share on fourth anniversary of platform

Four years in, nearly all the base are belong to Android.

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Strategy Analytics: Android has 41.3 percent of global tablet market

Shipments doubled year-over-year for the third quarter.

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comScore: Android inches to 52.6 percent market share in U.S.

The latest comScore figures are out and seem to suggest that not a lot has changed over the last three months.  As expected, Android is still the top mobile platform

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Ice Cream Sandwich now powers nearly 1 in 4 Android devices

AKA: Gingerbread still outnumbers everything else. And… Froyo outnumbers Honeycomb.

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Nielsen: 75% of 25-34 year-olds in U.S. now own smartphone

Three out of every four U.S. consumers age 25-34 now own a smartphone, according to a new report out of Nielsen   Up from 59 percent last year (July 2011), it’s the

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New platform figures indicate Android 4.0 powers more than 100 million devices

The latest Android developer platform figures are online and show a steadily growing Android 4.0 and 4.1 experience.  As of the 14 day period ending September 4, Ice Cream Sandwich

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comScore: Android, iOS grow while RIM dips below 10% share

We’re not going to beat you over the head with yet another report about how Android is the king of the smartphone market.  OK, maybe just a little bit. It’s