Tag: Kitkat

Marshmallow Sees Rise in Devices Using it in Latest Android Distribution Figures

The latest version of Google's mobile operating system, Android, codenamed Marshmallow, has seen a slight uptake in the last one month to hit the...

Marshmallow Finally Crosses 1% Mark in Latest Android Platform Distribution Numbers

Android 6.0 Marshmallow, which is currently rolling out to a few devices around the world, now runs on about 1.2% of all Android devices....

Lollipop is a no show in latest Android distribution numbers

Sony just made clear its official Android Lollipop update roadmap at CES. This will cover its most recent flagship smartphones with older devices yet...

L for Lion: Next version of Android could be called Lion!

This doesn't sound true but for the sheer record, it is here. Take your pinch of salt. According to purported screen grabs of the next...
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KitKat Eats Into All Other Android Versions In New Distribution Numbers

Google releases distribution numbers to developers regularly to update the on the platform position when it comes to Android percentage points. As you may...

KitKat adoption up in latest Android distribution numbers, Honeycomb bows out

Android 4.4, codenamed KitKat by its makers at Google, has been out for six months now. What would you expect of an operating system...

That KitKat update? Sorry, your Galaxy S III won’t get it

So the day we all dreaded came to pass over 24 hours ago with just a simple statement to act as the "will" of...

Surprise! Samsung is rolling out KitKat update to Galaxy Note II

After reports from very credible Samsung-centric sites started streaming in that the Galaxy S III, one of Samsung's two flagship devices in 2012, may...

KitKat adoption doubles in latest Android distribution numbers

With most OEMs almost mid-way through seeding the Android 4.4 KitKat update to their flagship devices from the previous year and almost all new...
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LG starts rolling out KitKat update for Optimus G Pro

Updates and LG are two words that look peculiar when put in the same sentence. Maybe that is changing. LG has started seeding Android...

Huawei Ascend P6 starts receiving KitKat update

Huawei promised to update its flagship smartphone to KitKat in January. That never happened and two months later the device is still stuck on...

Galaxy S III, Galaxy Note II and Galaxy Mega among Samsung devices getting KitKat

There has been widespread speculation as to whether Samsung will extend its support for its flagship devices launched in the year 2012 i.e the...

KitKat makes steady progress in latest Android platform distribution numbers

The monthly stats from Google for Android version distribution are out and as a result of various OEMs finally rolling out Android 4.4 KitKat...

International Exynos Galaxy S4 [I9500] finally gets KitKat treatment

Users of Samsung's 2013 flagship, the Galaxy S4, have been getting some KitKat dreams over the last couple of weeks thanks to leaked firmwares....

Latest Android numbers are in: KitKat still not that visible

When Android 4.4 KitKat showed up for the first time in the monthly Android versions statistics released by Google back in December 2013, we...
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Galaxy Note 3 with Exynos processor finally receiving KitKat update

Things have moved pretty fast as far as Samsung's promise to roll out Android 4.4 KitKat to its flagship devices is concerned. It started...

KitKat for LG G2 shown off in video

A while back, LG was said to be rolling out its Android 4.4 KitKat update for its flagship G2 in its home market of...

HTC One X and One X+ won’t be getting any more software updates

Let us all act surprised and pretend that we did not see this one coming. HTC confirmed in a rather not-so-official fashion that indeed its...
Android Jelly Bean

Jelly Bean still the dominant Android version as KitKat makes slow progress

The latest Android platform version distribution numbers are in and there's nothing surprising. It is all that could be expected since no single OEM...

LG East Africa teasing the Google Nexus 5, likely coming soon

The LG-made Google Nexus 5 was one of the most anticipated smartphones this year. Though the eventual announcement of the device had long been...

LG announces the first ever Google Play edition tablet, the G Pad 8.3

Remember that sleek nice 8.3 inch LG G Pad? It now has a sibling that comes with stock Android (thank God! That LG skin...

KitKat finally shows up in latest Android adoption numbers, Jelly Bean reigns

The latest Android numbers are in and the most exciting (and depressing too) news is that KitKat is finally showing up to the party....
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LG G2 already receiving its KitKat upgrade!

I'm equally baffled too. That's a first. The ink on news that LG's 2013 flagship, the G2, will be getting its Android 4.4 KitKat update...

Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Note 3 to get Android 4.4 KitKat update in January, leaked document shows

Samsung is yet to officially announce which devices will be getting some KitKat love and while its almost a given that the company's flagship...

Android 4.4 KitKat unofficially comes to the Xiaomi Mi2

Everyone wants a piece of the KitKat candybar. Even the Chinese. While current news revolves around the various older Nexus devices that are getting...

Getting better or more creepy? In future, your Google+ profile will show up when you call someone

Android software engineer Atilla Bodis took to Google+ to explain the new feature of Android 4.4 KitKat, Caller ID. The Truecaller like feature works...

Jelly Bean now runs on over 50% of all Android devices

Google has just released its new Android flavour, KitKat. While KitKat is just starting to roll out on Nexus devices and should be available...

Get all the Android 4.4 KitKat goodies (Nexus 5 wallpapers, apps) here

The system dump of Android 4.4 KitKat has been properly dissected and dug through over the last 48 hours. Thanks to that, we have...

Android 4.4 KitKat comes with many optimizations, geared to better performance on low end Android devices

Android has since passed the 1 billion device activation mark and continues to soar with recent figures placing its marketshare at a pleasant 81%....

Google officially announces the Nexus 5

After so many leaks, the Nexus 5 made by LG is now official. Google has just announced the device and it is all that...

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