Android 4.4 KRS74B build found in Chrome bug tracker

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Another unannounced build of Android has been spotted at the Chromium tracker, this one coming courtesy of the eagle-eyed guys at Myce.com. Based on the sparse details in the bug listing, the software appears to be running on both the Nexus 4 and the Nexus 10. The build number KRS74B likely ...

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Next version of Android to be 4.4 KitKat, not 5.0 Key Lime Pie

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Those of us who have been waiting for Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie to be announced, you’re going to be disappointed. Google has officially unveiled the name of the next version of Android. Android 4.4 will be called KitKat. Say it with me now: “give me a break!” It’s true. ...

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Key Lime Pie build surfaces in Chromium bug tracker

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The first signs of a new version of Android have surfaced through Chromium, suggesting that Google is already testing something fresher than 4.3 Jelly Bean. A user on the bug tracker recently indicated that he tested multiple devices, including a Nexus 7 and Nexus 4 running a KRS36B build of ...

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Nexus 5 to be based on LG G2, coming out with Android 5.0 in October?

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Back in May, LG made it clear that there is “No Nexus 5 in the pipeline“ , but we know that these big companies never tell us the true story. A Korean tech site known as Daum reported that LG’s next Nexus will be based on the hardware of the LG G2 and it will be launched ...

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Extremely optimized Android 5.0 rumored for October debut

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The next version of Android, rumored to be 5.0 and/or Key Lime Pie, will debut in late October, reports VR-Zone. Tipped to be a very optimized build of Android, the next release may work on on devices with as low as 512MB RAM. For those those of you who don’t quite understand what this ...

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The HTC “phablet” is real, and it’s coming

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Earlier today I mentioned HTC’s recent ego-boost, and their plans to take on Samsung once again with a line up of three new devices in the future. One of those devices mention was referred to as HTC’s uniquely dubbed “phablet.” Well ladies and gents, I am happy to give ...

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Android lead: Google I/O “going to be different” this year.

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Don’t look for any big new hardware or major releases in Android at Google I/O this week, it’s likely not going to happen. Google’s Sundar Pinchai, speaking with Wired, tells us that Google I/O is “going to be different” this year. What can we expect from I/O this ...

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Google pushing back release of next version of Android?

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With Google I/O 2013 taking place in less than one month’s time (May 15-17), many are expecting Google to announce the next version of Android. Rumored as both v5.0 and Key Lime Pie, it’s widely assumed that a new device will make its debut with the latest release. New details ...

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