Ice Cream Sandwich now powers nearly 1 in 4 Android devices

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

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HTC promises Jelly Bean update for One S, One X starting in October

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There’s a small bit of detail tucked in the very end of HTC’s latest press release (HTC One X+ announced for October) which has implications for a pair of its other 2012 handsets.  As you likely surmised from the headline, it revolves around the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for the ...

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ASUS Transformer Infinity and Transformer Prime now receiving Android 4.1 update

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Back in July, ASUS released a statement that they will launch Jelly Bean update for their Transformer line of tablets i.e. Transformer Pad, Transformer Pad Prime, and Transformer Pad Infinity. ASUS was supposed to launch Android 4.1 for Transformer Pad Infinity on Sept. 28, but they delayed it ...

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Samsung outlines Android 4.1 update for 15 Galaxy models

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Samsung has started to deploy the Android 4.1 update to the Galaxy S III and promises it will be coming to more than a dozen other models.  In a statement emailed to The Verge, Samsung advises that there are multiple devices expected to see Jelly Bean, including tablets and phones. ...

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Android 4.1 Jelly Bean official for Verizon Galaxy Nexus

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Android 4.1 Jelly Bean is officially ready for the Verizon Samsung Galaxy Nexus, according to the nation’s largest wireless carrier.  A support page (PDF) has gone live for the update, detailing some of the new and awesome features such as Google Now and enhanced notifications. Once you ...

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HTC’s Android 4.1 plans outlined for One X

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HTC is set to deliver Android 4.1 Jelly Bean to the unlocked One X, according to reports surfacing this morning.  MoDaCo’s Paul O’Brien, who has an inside source, also advises that the carrier-branded models are expected to see the same update by December.  As for the rumored One ...

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Acer introduces 7-inch Iconia Tab A110

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Acer today unveiled its latest tablet, the 7-inch Android 4.1-powered Iconia Tab A110.  Details include a 1.2GHz quad-core (Tegra 3) processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB internal storage, and a 2-megapixel camera.  As an almost direct competitor to the Nexus 7, the Iconia Tab A110 also boasts a 3420mAh ...

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New tidibits for HTC One X+ uncovered ahead of next week’s press event

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A few more tidbits for the HTC One X+ have made their way online, this time courtesy of our friends over at HTC Source.  According to one of their insiders, the handset will have an identical appearance to its predecessor save for the fact that it might be a smidge thicker. Powered by Android ...

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Samsung confirmed to deliver Android 4.1 to Galaxy S III in October

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Samsung today confirmed that the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update will be coming to the Galaxy S III in October.  Speaking today at the UK launch of the Everything Everywhere (now just ‘EE’) 4G LTE network, Samsung advised that the flagship handset will pick up the latest version of ...

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Sprint confirms Android 4.1 has started for Galaxy Nexus, Nexus S 4G

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Sprint today confirmed that the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update has, in fact, started rolling out to their Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S 4G.  Rumored last week to have been ready to go, it’s official today.  According to the press release, the Android 4.1 update is hitting devices now in an ...

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New HTC One X+ details confirmed?

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The string of rapid-fire HTC leaks continues today as new details for the HTC One X+ have landed online.  According to XDA Developer @Football4PDA the forthcoming device will run Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and feature a quad-core Tegra 3 processor clocked at 1.6GHz as well as 32GB internal storage. ...

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Sprint launching Jelly Bean for Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S 4G today?

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If you are on Sprint and right now using either the Galaxy Nexus or Nexus S 4G, then today might be your lucky day. Folks over at Phandroid got their hands on an internal leak shot of Sprint’s system, and it clearly tells us that today, on September 6, Sprint’s Galaxy Nexus and ...

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3G version of Google Nexus 7 coming soon?

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Google Nexus 7 was officially announced back in June, and everyone knows it as one of the best “Google” branded products to date. The main purpose behind its launch was to provide users with a rich experience at an affordable price tag, and to take a big challenge to the Kindle ...

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Evernote optimizes app with Android 4.1-specific features

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Evernote recently debuted a new version of its popular, and increasingly cooler note-taking/utility tool application with features specifically created for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.  This release (v4.2) gives users an even quicker way to interact with Evernote, including directly from the ...

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Google Now update adds settings for movies, sports, emergency alerts

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Those of you with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean or a sideloaded version of Google Now will find that there’s a new update awaiting you in the Google Play Store.  With this release, users get a number of new settings to toggle and personalize.  Have a few favorite sports teams that you want to ...

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