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Android 5.1.1 OTA links for Android One are here

The Android 5.1.1 OTA links for Symphony Roar A50, Micromax Canvas A1, Spice Dream Uno, Cherry Mobile One, Myphone Uno & Evercross One X are now available.
by Nirave GondhiaJune 7, 20157

Nestle and Google team up to re-brand the KitKat bar as ‘YouTube Break’

Nestle and Google are teaming up for a new partnership that will see the standard KitKat bar re-branded as the “YouTube Break” for a run of 600,000 candy bars in the UK and Ireland.
by Andrew GrushMay 12, 201511

AT&T Galaxy S5 receiving update, Android 4.4.4 KitKat, VoLTE and more

AT&T is pushing out an OTA update to their Samsung Galaxy S5, users can now enjoy Android 4.4.4 KitKat, VoLTE and some bloatware. Hope you weren't waiting for Lollipop.
by Jonathan FeistFebruary 4, 201521

Google addresses WebView security concerns, makes recommendations on how to stay safe

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.
by Jonathan FeistJanuary 24, 201515
 
 

January’s Android platform distribution numbers are in, Lollipop nowhere to be found

Google has just released this month's Android platform distribution numbers. As KitKat continues to rise, Jelly Bean and the rest are falling. Also, Lollipop is still nowhere to be found.
by Jimmy WestenbergJanuary 7, 201526

Google: KitKat is now on 33.9% of Android devices

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?
by Matthew BensonDecember 1, 201410

Huawei USA will update its Ascend Mate 2 to Android 5.0

Having decided to forgo Kitkat just a few weeks back, Huawei has decided it's USA Ascend Mate2 will indeed be receiving Lollipop in the first half of 2015.
by Matthew BensonNovember 21, 20146

Sweet Spot: A visual look at the delicious history of Android

A quick look at the major accomplishment Google has achieved with Android, from a naming perspective, complete with a sweet visual.
by Matthew BensonNovember 3, 201479

KitKat and Jelly Bean rule Android: Over 80% of users

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?
by Matthew BensonNovember 3, 201429

Huawei angers customers with no Kitkat update for Ascend Mate 2

Released only a few months ago, Huawei just announced that its Ascend Mate 2 phablet will not receive a KitKat update. Comments on the OEM's website tell all.
by Matthew BensonOctober 30, 201455
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