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A brief history of Android releases

With Android 4.4 KitKat now officially outed by Google we are looking ahead to learning about the details and intricacies of the next release of the platform. We expect the

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Jelly Bean nears 50% saturation of Android devices

Roughly a year and a half after making its debut, the Jelly Bean version of Android is nearing the fifty percent mark. New figures showing on the developer blog put

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Jelly Bean now more popular than Ice Cream Sandwich; both trail Gingerbread

Android 4.1+  Jelly Bean has moved ahead of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich in terms of popularity among versions of the platform. That said, both still trail the Gingerbread build

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Android monthly update: Gingerbread still has majority, Jelly Bean climbs up

In this month’s update concerning the distribution of OS versions across devices, we’re seeing things move forward… at least a little bit. Here’s a rundown of the numbers: Version Codename

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Android 4.0+ inches forward in overall platform share

Android 4.0+ Ice Cream Sandwich and Android 4.1+ Jelly Bean have notched a few percentage points in the overall breakdown of the platform.  Moving up ever so slightly, the two

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Android 4.0 Ice Cream now on almost 11% of devices

With the release of Jelly Bean 4.1, some users are saying that Google should have waited. The cries of “Now I have another update to wait for” are being heard

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Sony Xperia U Screenshots Leaked — A mid-range phone

We all are familiar with the beautiful Xperia S which was launched by Sony recently as their new flagship device, and I have to admit that it’s one of the

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ZTE launches ZTE Light Tab 2 in UK, with Gingerbread

ZTE is a very famous Chinese brand and their devices are well known in USA. We saw the cheap Android tablet launched by Sprint known as ZTE Optik, only for

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Samsung Captivate finally gets Gingerbread update

  While most of us are out there talking ICS (Android 4.0), we forget about some of the users who still haven’t seen some older updates. To drive the point

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Samsung Illusion [Review]

Last month, Verizon unveiled the Samsung Illusion as an option for the money conscious smartphone consumer. This phone may be lacking in specs, but for a $79.99 price tag, Samsung

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LG Spectrum Press Shots Leaked

A few days ago, we showed you the first leaked render images of LG Spectrum, the rumored successor to the LG Revolution. Well, the leaked shots weren’t very clear, and we

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AT&T educates their consumers on Gingerbread [VIDEO]

Take a few minutes to brush up on Android 2.3 with this video.

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T-Mobile restarts Android 2.3 update for T-Mobile G2x

The T-Mobile G2x has been available for quite some time, and T-Mo actually started rolling out Gingerbread for it a few months ago, and now they are planning to restart

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LG Nitro HD is the Optimus LTE HD for AT&T

The guys from Pocketnow have laid their hands on what appears to be the Optimus LTE HD for AT&T, called the LG Nitro HD.  The Optimus LTE is the first

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T-Mobile’s Samsung Galaxy S II among best handsets in history [REVIEW]

The latest Samsung Android smartphone takes its place at the top of T-Mobile’s lineup.