With the recent launch of Android Oreo, it’s been fun to watch usage of that version grow each month. Today we get to check in on Oreo’s usage again thanks to some new Android platform distribution stats from Google.
During the 7-day period ending on December 11th, Google says that ... Read More »
Google today posted the Android platform distribution numbers for October 2017, and there’s a couple of exciting bits of info to tell you about.
These numbers detail which versions of Android were used to access the Google Play Store during the 7-day period ending on October ... Read More »
BlackBerry is a company that found itself on the verge of bankruptcy after its traditional, keyboarded devices fell out of fashion. After a period of floundering, the company began to recover itself with its foray into Android smartphones with specific modifications to appeal to former BlackBerry users.
The first Android phone from BlackBerry ... Read More »
On a regular basis, Google releases statistics for its Android versions, showing just how far the newest version is moving along in adoption. It also shows the other versions inevitably getting smaller in numbers, but for most that’s good news.
The newest report shows that the latest version of Android, Nougat 7.0 and ... Read More »
OnePlus 2 owners, we’ve got some bad news for you.
OnePlus today confirmed that the OnePlus 2 will not get an update to Android Nougat. “When we built the OnePlus 2 we didn’t have the software infrastructure team in place we do now,” OnePlus said in a statement to Read More »
Google’s latest Android platform distribution numbers are in, and they’re just about what you’d expect.
The June 2017 Android distribution stats reveal which versions of Android were used to access the Play Store during the seven-day period ending on June 5. During this time, Android Nougat (7.0 ... Read More »
Back in March, Sony introduced a new entry-level member of its Xperia family, the Xperia L1. Fast-forward nearly two months and the L1 is now available.
The Sony Xperia L1 has launched at Amazon and Read More »
A few months after the unlocked version of the HTC 10 began receiving its Android Nougat update, it’s the Verizon model’s turn to update.
The Verizon HTC 10 will begin receiving its Nougat update this Thursday, March 30. That’s according to HTC’s Mo Versi, who said today that the ... Read More »
Nokia revealed last year that it’d be teaming up with HMD Global to re-enter the smartphone game, with HMD building the devices and plastering the Nokia name on them. And now the first smartphone to come out of that partnership has been revealed.
The Nokia 6 made its ... Read More »
The public build-up for a new version of Android has grown drastically over the years. In the past, it was relatively secretive, with most testing happening behind closed doors. Today is a vastly different story, with Google publicly testing new versions of Android before they’re released. The primary method of testing is through Developer Previews, ... Read More »