Google today shared its latest Android platform distribution stats, and while most of the changes are expected, there’s one detail that’s a bit strange.
Google says that during the 7-day period ending on May 2, 7.1 percent of Android devices that accessed the Play Store were running Nougat. ... Read More »
Last month we saw solid growth for Nougat usage in Google’s Android distribution numbers, and that’s the same story this month.
Google’s latest Android distribution report reveals how much each version of Android was used to access the Play Store during the 7-day ... Read More »
New month, new Android distribution numbers!
Google today shared its Android platform distribution stats for August 2016, which show the different Android versions that accessed the Play Store during the seven-day period ending on August 1. Unsurprisingly, Android 6.0 Marshmallow has grown again, going from Read More »
We have some bad news for the owners of the Motorola DROID Ultra, Maxx, and Mini: The three devices will not be getting updates to Lollipop. If the end of support came today, that would be fine, but Lollipop is quite old and the devices never received it.
To ease the pain, Motorola is offering ... Read More »
The title is no mistake. The Freedom 251 is a smartphone that costs only 251 rupees, or $3.67 USD. It’s an incredible price for a fully functional Android device, and the specs aren’t too shabby either.
The Freedom 251 features a 4-inch qHD IPS display, a 1.3GHz quad-core processor, 1GB of RAM, 8GB of storage ... Read More »
The Android distribution numbers for the new year are in, and Marshmallow is slowly growing. It’s still under 1% of all devices that checked into Google services because most manufacturers are being slow about the update. Nexus users are in the minority, as are Moto X users and the few other devices that have the pleasure of ... Read More »
Alcatel OneTouch has seriously impressed us lately with this year’s mobile device releases, with their unlocked budget Idol 3 variants receiving great reviews. Alcatel OneTouch have figured out how to make budget devices sing and compete in some arenas with current generation flagships. ... Read More »
The first gen Moto X hasn’t gotten all that much love recently, but Verizon and Motorola are now updating the Verizon Moto X 2013 to the latest version of Android. This update will bring you to Android 5.1 and features the Stagefright patch, which will keep you safe from malware.
Android 5.1 features a ... Read More »
For those that like to keep tabs on Android’s distribution, the Android Developers blog is more than happy to oblige by offering regular updates on that front. To help encapsulate the trend of Lollipop’s adoption, Google’s latest distribution numbers show Android 5.0 and 5.1′s steady growth.
The latest results show devices that checked into the ... Read More »
While the BlackBerry-branded Venice has been making the rounds as of late, it’s apparently not the only BlackBerry device to be installed with Google’s mobile operating system.
According to a new video published by Dudu Rocha Tec., there’s a BlackBerry Passport out there in the wild that’s running Android. And, to be specific, it’s ... Read More »