Gingerbread leads all builds of Android at 44.4 percent

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It is the start of a new month, which means the latest platform figures have been listed on the Android Developers blog.  As we’ve seen over the last few weeks and months, Gingerbread has solidified its position as the most popular version of Android, leading with 44.4 percent.  Froyo is ...

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HTC Explorer lands in UK via Clove

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Almost one month ago, HTC officially introduced the HTC Explorer, announced as the most affordable HTC’s Android smartphone. The device is finally available for purchase in UK from famous mobile retailer Clove, who is offering the device for £192 ($307) without contract. Rumor has it that ...

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Motorola Droid 4 spy shots revealed, looks promising

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Motorola is known as one of the leading mobile phone manufacturers in the world and they recently launched several new Android devices. The Droid RAZR is their latest and greatest soon-to-be launched Android phone but now it seems they’re already prepping for the next big thing. Remember ...

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Latest Gingerbread update for the Thunderbolt gets official, pushing out now

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After a roller coaster of a ride, Verizon has officially announced the roll-out of software update 2.11.605. This update brings a slew of enhancements and features including the much anticipated Gingerbread (of course now, ICS is right around the corner). Users should grab their devices and hit ...

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Motorola to announce ICS updates for existing devices six weeks after ICS release

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As an Android fanboy, I believe that I am not the only one excited about Ice Cream Sandwich and I am really waiting for the Galaxy Nexus as most of you are, but… I’m sure not everyone is going to sell their Droid Bionic or SGSII just to buy the Galaxy Nexus. Most of you... Read More

DROID Pro and DROID 2 Global getting Gingerbread updates

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Verizon breathes new life into a pair of popular Droid phones.

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Motorola RAZR to receive ICS in early 2012

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Yesterday, Motorola added yet another Android device to their Android line-up and it’s known as the Motorola Droid RAZR. Everyone has been looking forward to it for a while, and it was launched the same day as Google and Samsung launched the world’s first ever Android 4.0 phone ...

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Platform Versions Chart Updated, Gingerbread Gaining Ground

It’s that time again! The Platform Versions chart has been updated, and the numbers look promising. As you can see, Froyo still holds a slight lead as the most used OS version, with Gingerbread coming in at a close second. Let’s break down the numbers, shall we?    

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Android 2.3 Gingerbread Comes to HTC Thunderbolt

Verizon has officially announced that the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update has been made available to the HTC Thunderbolt.  We suspect that a bunch of you might have already knew this was coming, perhaps evening downloading it for yourself.  According to Verizon, customers who want to download ...

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Gingerbread Update Now Available for the HTC Thunderbolt!

It has finally arrived! All you Thunderbolt faithful out there: Settings>Software update>Check new! It’s been a frustrating wait but you can all let out a sigh of relief and head over to Verizon’s support pages to see all the goodies in store for your precious Thunderbolt. What are ...

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Samsung SHV-E120L to be Next LTE Powerhouse?

We’ve just gotten wind of a new Samsung device that may be in the works. At the moment, it’s going by the model number SHV-E120L, and it’ll bring a 4.7-inch 720p (resolution of 1280 x 700) HD display, along with 1GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, Gingerbread, an 8MP rear ...

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Droid Incredible 2 Receives Android 2.3.4

Droid Incredible 2 is one of Verizon’s top of the line Android phones and while it was updated to Gingerbread back in July, it has been stuck on the older version up until today. A software update is being pushed out by Verizon to bring the Droid Incredible 2 to Android 2.3.4. and even ...

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HTC Vigor/Incredible HD Hitting Verizon on October 13th?

Yesterday, we showed you some leaked press shots of the HTC Vigor, which is going to be the successor to the Incredible 2. While the Vigor has been the codename of the device, we’ve heard rumors that the official name will be the Droid Incredible HD. A shot leaked by Droid-Life seems to ...

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Gingerbread Update for the Droid Incredible Finally Rolling Out — Again

Feels like deja vu doesn’t it? The Droid Incredible Gingerbread update was slated for an August 16th rollout until ultimately being delayed so Verizon’s product team could do a bit more testing. A couple weeks passed without a word until finally we received an announcement via ...

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Gingerbread now Running on Nearly a Third of all Android Devices

Google has just updated its current distribution of Android versions, and it sure looks good. Android 2.3 Gingerbread is up 7%, now running on 31.3% of all Android devices. Android 3.0 Honeycomb is up .1%, taking account for 1.4% of all the Android tablets in the world. Android 2.2 Froyo is ...

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