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AOSP code and factory images for Android 4.4.2 now online

by: Bogdan PetrovanDecember 11, 2013
Android 4.4.2 began to roll out to users on Monday afternoon, and even if the OTA hasn’t hit all devices yet, Google is going ahead with factory images for the Nexus 4, Nexus 5, both generations of the Nexus 7, and the Nexus 10.
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Is the Nexus 5 based on the LG G2?

by: Darcy LaCouveeAugust 12, 2013

With LG’s latest flagship, the LG G2 having been unveiled late last week in New York, tech pundits, curious consumers, and others are already beginning to think about the arrival of the highly anticipated Nexus 5, rumoured to land in our hands around October this year.

There were more than a few murmurings that we would be seeing a Google Play Edition of LG’s latest flagship, which was publicly denied by LG’s PR. He confirmed that LG did not have any plans to release a Google Edition of the LG G2, but added “… as of right now”. This suggests that, potentially, at some point in the future, we could be seeing a Google Play edition. Could [...]

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Change.org petition asks Qualcomm to support Nexus 7 (2013)

by: Chris SmithAugust 8, 2013
A Change.org petition asks Qualcomm to support Nexus 7 (2013) development by releasing the appropriate binaries and drivers to AOSP.
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JBQ – maintainer of all things holy at AOSP, is quitting

by: Darcy LaCouveeAugust 7, 2013

AOSP has given us so many custom ROM’s, and has extended the lifespan of many an Android.

Today is a sad day for Android, folks.

Technical Lead, Android Open Source Project maintainer, and revered Android personality at Google, Jean Baptiste Queru, has announced he is leaving the AOSP (Android Open Source Project) at Google. And JBQ wasn’t just a mere employee at Android / Google, but really went the extra mile to help independent developers and keep things ‘open.’ As you’ll see from the quote below, JBQ was well known for his keenness to help developers:

So many of your posts on the forums have [...]

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Android 4.3 AOSP already running on Xperia Z, ZL, and Tablet Z, but with limited functionality (video)

by: Brad WardJuly 25, 2013
Sony, after announcing their latest devices that would receive Android 4.3 AOSP, already has it up and running on the Xperia Z, ZL, and Tablet Z! Read on to see it in action on the Xperia Tablet Z.
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Factory images for Nexus devices live now! In Addition, Android 4.3 source hits AOSP today

by: Andrew GrushJuly 24, 2013
Google isn't wasting anytime getting Android 4.3 out into the hands users and developers alike! Not only will AOSP hit later today, factory images are available now!
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I’m not done hacking my Android devices

by: Derek RossMay 27, 2013
Some users out there think Android OEMs provide an experience today that doesn't need custom ROMs. While that may be the case for some people, Android isn't a one size fits all platform.
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Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Edition to be unveiled at I/O – update!

by: Bogdan PetrovanMay 15, 2013
Galaxy S4 Google Edition: Google and Samsung are said to launch a version of the Samsung Galaxy S4 that runs pure Android (AOSP) at the Google I/O keynote.
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AOSP available now for the Sony Xperia Z

by: Ankit BanerjeeApril 24, 2013
Sony has decided to create an Android Open Source Project for its 2013 flagship, the Sony Xperia Z.
 
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Chameleon OS First Look: An Open Source MIUI-esque ROM

by: Derek RossApril 8, 2013
ChaOS is an custom Android ROM, based on CyanogenMOD, that focuses on user control and customizing each piece of Android. The most notable feature of ChaOS is the theme engine. The entire framework has been modified around their theme engine allowing for maximum customization.
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