New month, new Android platform distribution numbers. After gathering data from all of the devices that accessed the Play Store during the 7-day period ending on Jan. 8, Google has shared the results on its official Android Developers website, giving us an idea of how widespread each of its desserts are.
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Android has already appeared on a pretty wide variety of hardware, including phones, tablets, game consoles and headgear. Now it looks like the little Bugdroid will soon try to conquer another major piece of gear: the car.
Google today launched the Open Automotive Alliance, an initiative that it has formed in cooperation ... Read More »
Google is famous for acquiring small companies with lots of potential. The latest company to enter into Google’s fold is Bitspin, the company responsible for the popular alarm clock app, Timely. Timely turned heads with its gorgeous design when it was released during the summer of 2013. While we’d love to give more details about ... Read More »
Back in September of last year, Google acquired the company behind the popular app Bump (and Flock as well). Bump allowed users to share photos by bumping devices together, with or without NFC, between different operating systems and even to a computer. It was an innovative app, though possibly limited in uses.
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Google originally began selling Glass Explorer units at I/O 2012, giving developers in attendance the opportunity to be the first to get a pair of its smart eyewear so long as they were willing to part with $1500. More recently, El Goog began ... Read More »
After starting out in the world of smartphones, Google’s Android has since grown its presence in the world of technology by appearing on tablets, televisions, eyewear and more. Now it looks like we may know the market that the ... Read More »
Advertising is everywhere. In this modern era, an ad has to be truly innovative or truly bizarre to catch our attention–especially when it comes to print. But an exceptionally unique phone such as the Moto X deserves an exceptionally unique ad. That’s exactly what Google and Motorola delivered between the pages of the January 2014 issue ... Read More »
Internet connected thermostats aren’t a very new idea. The Nest thermostat has been on the market for quite some time, and is actually a pretty nice product. But now it looks like Google is working on a similar system, or at least the software for one.
Android Police managed to get an ... Read More »
Yesterday it was discovered that the newly-released Sony Z Ultra Google Play edition is suffering from some pretty major bugs, including one that prevents the user from accessing the Security section of the Settings menu and ... Read More »
While Google’s Nexus devices get new Android updates before other phones and tablets, we’ve seen in the past that the Google Play edition hardware typically isn’t too far behind in receiving the same updates. That’s the case again this weekend, as it appears that two GPe devices have started to receive their Android 4.4.2 updates ... Read More »