The Android Evolution, Chapter 1: A Smooth Experience

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Welcome to the first chapter in ‘The Android Evolution‘, a series in which we discuss what improvements have been made to Android and what could further be implemented in order to improve our beloved operation system. In the first episode we will discuss how Google has improved ...

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A brief history of Android releases

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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 build to debut with the Nexus 5 in the coming weeks, however previous Nexus products should also see the Hershey-inspired ...

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

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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 API Distribution 1.5 Cupcake 3 0.1% 1.6 Donut 4 0.3% 2.1 Eclair 7 2.7% 2.2 Froyo 8 ...

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Android 4.0 Ice Cream now on almost 11% of devices

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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 around the Andro-sphere. Now, Google has released the stats concerning how many devices are running each version of Android, ...

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Sprint to offer $100 Honeycomb tablet in February

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Will Sprint find success with the ZTE Optik's price point and features?

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Verizon announces 10.1-inch and 8.2-inch DROID XYBOARD tablets

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Customers will have two sizes and multiple storage options to choose from later this month.

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Sony Tablet P lands in UK, available for purchase

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Android tablets are becoming more common each and everyday but most all of them look and feel the same. There may be a difference of brand quality, but overall the design is always the same. Recently, Sony introduced two new Android tablets, one features a typical tablet design and is known as ...

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Verizon Xyboard 8.2 press shot leaks, looks very XOOM-like

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Motorola recently unveiled their second generation of Motorola XOOM tablets a few weeks ago in the XOOM 2 and XOOM 2 Media Edition.  The sexy tablets were announced for UK and Ireland market but now it seems the tablet(s) are heading to the United States in short order, with new names.  We ...

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Logitech Bluetooth Keyboard for Android 3.0+ [Review]

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If you are looking to “up” your typing expierence on your tablet, you might want to check out the Logitech Tablet Keyboard for Android 3.0+. Logitech offers this keyboard for $69.99 and it really packs a punch. In the box you get the keyboard and a keyboard case/tablet stand, you ...

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ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Prime announced! The first Quad-Core Tegra 3 device starts at $499.

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Coming off what we heard just hours ago, ASUS has officially announced the Eee Pad Transformer Prime. Sporting the new Quad-Core Nvidia Tegra 3 chip, an Android 4.0 update soon after launch, and the inherited keyboard dock from its predecessor, this tablet is surely one to grab attention.

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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 Flyer now available for all T-Mobile customers via HTC’s site

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Almost 4 months ago, we told you that T-Mobile USA would be launching the HTC Flyer, which is actually the first ever Android powered tablet manufactured by HTC. No doubt the tablet is an amazing piece of art and hardware, but every good thing gets old, and the Flyer is almost a year old, ...

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Motorola now rolling out Android 3.2 for UK XOOM

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The Motorola XOOM was the first ever tablet to feature Google’s tablet optimized OS known as Honeycomb. The latest version of Honeycomb is known as Android 3.2 and it was launched for theUS version of the XOOM almost 3 months ago, leaving the European version in the dark. It seems the ...

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Google TV 3.1 is coming next week!

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Google TV was, well… kind of a failure. It wasn’t mature, it wasn’t finished, and it didn’t have what Android is famous for: Openness and apps from the Android Market. The concept was great, the execution just wasn’t what it should have been. Today, the Google TV ...

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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