Google has officially addressed the known WebView security bugs we’ve been hearing about lately on older versions of Android. No fix is coming, here is how you protect yourself.
Jide, created by a trio of former Google senior engineers, wants to turn Android into a platform that works in the office with its “inspired” flourishes.
From Froyo and Gingerbread to Lollipop, Android has undergone some significant changes in the past two years. We examine how the ecosystem has changed.
Google has released new data that indicates Kitkat is now making its chocolaty charm on 33.9% of Android devices. How soon will Lollipop topple it?
Android version breakdown data has been released and KitKat and Jelly Bean rule the chart, comprising over 80% of all builds. What will happen after 5.0?
Imagination Technologies has announced a new development platform, the MIPS Creator CI20, that runs Android and other Linux distributions.
Recently, Chitika’s ad network released their own statistics showing that 37 percent of devices in North America used their site with KitKat installed. In April, just 10 percent of phones browsing Chitika’s ad network ran KitKat. Chitika’s statistic show that Samsung devices have the most KitKat users while Google phones were the first to get the latest update.
Android 4.4 KitKat on the Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR, and Xperia Tablet Z brings better overall performance and UI optimization. But there’s more to the update, which starts rolling out today “in selected markets,” with more to follow in the next weeks.
After already arriving on all other major U.S. carriers, KitKat has finally arrived to the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 on Verizon’s network. The catch? You’ll currently need a PC to grab the update.
As expected, Samsung has now officially confirmed that the Galaxy S3 GT-I9300 and Galaxy S3 Mini will not be making the move to Android 4.4 KitKat, though the LTE version of the S3 will.