Google today released its latest Android distribution numbers, which reveal which versions of Android were used to access the Play Store during the seven-day period ending on January 9.
Android 7.0 and 7.1 Nougat’s usage grew during that time, finishing at 0.7 percent. To compare, Read More »
Google has released its Android distribution numbers for December 2016, and the company’s latest OS versions have continued to rise this month. The latest release, Android 7.0 Nougat, has grown from 0.3 percent to 0.4 percent. Android 6.0 Marshmallow has grown at a larger rate, increasing from 24 percent to 26.3 percent.
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OnePlus stands out for a number of reasons, not the least of which is the incredible community of support that the company has fostered. Part of that network includes community builds of software for its devices. The latest community build is OxygenOS 3.1.0 for the OnePlus X, which is built off of Android ... Read More »
BlackBerry has had its share of rough times, facing extinction more than once. But the company seems to be finding stable footing again, largely by ditching its own OS and using Android as a platform to build off of. The BlackBerry PRIV wasn’t a runaway success, but it helped to stabilize ... Read More »
Verizon has been pumping out Marshmallow updates for the past few weeks and today brings in yet another device ready to receive the update treatment. The Big Red carrier is now pushing Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow to the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge. The update includes a fair amount of new ... Read More »
We’re getting into the month of June and Google has now released its Android distribution numbers for the month. There are a few interesting highlights, but the most notable is that Android 6.0 Marshmallow is now in use on over 10% of Android devices. The exact number is 10.1%, putting it just across ... Read More »
Just one day after updating the Galaxy S5 to Marshmallow, Verizon is turning around and updating the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 as well. It’s been a bit of a wait, but the carrier seems to be on a roll with updating devices. The update brings ... Read More »
We’ve endured the wait for a major software update, hoping and praying that today is the day that it finally arrives. Samsung Galaxy S5 owners on Verizon can now rejoice, as the carrier has begun pushing the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update out to users. Wondering what you’ll find in this update? Here ... Read More »
Marshmallow updates have been raining down lately, with most current and previous flagships now having received the update. One previous flagship, however, has faced quite a long wait. LG was fairly speedy in getting a Marshmallow update out to the LG G3, but ... Read More »
It’s been a long wait, but BlackBerry Priv users are finally receiving their update to Android 6.0 Marshmallow. BlackBerry announced the update a while back, but today finally marks the day of its release. Initially, Marshmallow is only available through Priv devices purchased directly from BlackBerry. Beginning May 3, Marshmallow will be ... Read More »