Posts tagged froyo

KitKat Rises To 5.3% Of All Devices, Jellybean Drops To 61.4%

kitkat2According to latest data from Google, Android KitKat now runs on 5.3% of all Android tablets and phones, while Jelly Bean has had a minor drop to 61.4%. As for older versions, 14.3% are still on Ice Cream Sandwich, a measly 0.1% on Honeycomb, 13.8% on Gingerbread, and 1.1% are on good ‘ol Froyo. Read More

Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich Now on 2.9% of all Android Devices

android icsAs of today, Android’s most popular version is Android 2.3.4 (Gingerbread), with its latest version (4.0.X) still standing quite low. According to a new report and graphical representation in a pie chart, Android 2.3.X runs on around 2/3rds of ALL Android devices, with the ancient Android 2.2 running on like 25% of all Android devices. We also have the third Android release running on about 10% of devices, and the first two releases running on an extremely small number of devices.  Read More

Only 0.4% Android Devices Run on Gingerbread

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According to reports, only 0.4% of the available Android devices run on Gingerbread (Android 2.3), Google latest operating system for mobile devices. Considering the number of devices that Google activates every day, that is a very low number.

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How to – Get Gingerbread Keyboard on Eclair or Froyo

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Love the bigger and better keyboard in Gingerbread? Can’t wait till Gingerbread becomes available for your Android phone? Here’s a solution from XDA-Developers. A user has uploaded an APK of the new Gingerbread keyboard which can be used on Froyo as well as Eclair without requiring a rooted Android device.

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Skype for Android Now Works With Galaxy S

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Skype’s latest Android App has been marveled by many and provides an intuitive user interface. The VoIP call provider has updated its Android App that makes it compatible with Samsung’s Galaxy S phone.

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Gmail for Android Updated, Adds Priority Inbox

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Google has updated the Gmail App for Android and now Gmail updates aren’t attached to Android updates. Message replies, access to quoted text and viewing previous message content have been improved.

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iFixit Tears the Motorola Droid 2

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The folks at iFixit have chosen to tear the Motorola Droid 2 this time, the great feature rich phone from Verizon Wireless that runs on Android. They gave the phone the usual iFixit treatment and the results were remarkable.

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Android 2.2 Froyo Running on iPhone 3G

We’ve seen hackers run Android on iPhones. But this time, they have managed to run Froyo, the latest build of Android on iPhone 3G. They are able to run it on the same device and though it looks pretty awesome, it will be a bit slow.

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