While aging Android versions like 2.2 Froyo, 2.3 Gingerbread, 3.2 Honeycomb and 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich continue their descent to the abyss, 4.4 KitKat is still struggling to gain momentum as 4.1 Jelly Bean increases its chokehold on the mobile world.
The multiple iterations of Android Jelly Bean gained market share steadily in the last month, according to the latest Android platform distribution numbers released by Google.
Here’s a nutty idea of blending the past and future of mobile tech – putting Android on a flip phone. You know, the kind of handhelds that everyone owned or dreamed of owning a half a decade ago. Just with Android on top of it all.
What’s more important for you, owning bleeding-edge technology no matter the cost or getting the best money can buy? If your answer is the latter, you might be interested in the ZTE Imperial, US Cellular’s new exclusive phone.
Well, that surely didn’t take long. Huawei unveiled the Ascend P6 last week, marketing it as the world’s thinnest smartphone, and there’s already a new candidate for the throne. This one comes from a company whose name probably doesn’t ring many bells, but apparently it’s even slimmer than the P6.
Virgin Mobile USA, one of Sprint’s prepaid subsidiaries, may not have a reputation for selling the cream of the Android crop, but when it comes to budget-conscious devices, the network is almost unbeatable. The latest such phone to be up for grabs via Virgin is the Samsung Galaxy Ring.
Blackberry will upgrade the ability of their BB 10 OS by enabling support for Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean apps with the upcoming Blackberry 10.2 update.
Platform numbers for the month May 2013 are in, revealing the number of Android devices running the different versions of the OS, from Donut (1.6) all the way up to Jelly Bean (4.2.2). Platform numbers for May 2013 reveal positive growth for Google’s most recent Jelly Bean flavor for Android. With each passing month, the
When screen resolution isn’t enough to excite tablet shoppers, Toshiba is promising that its Excite line of slates will deliver both Retina-like resolution as well as a screen digitizer (for selected model) to ensure every move of a finger or pen will be tracked.