Android Oreo, Android Pocky: Hiroshi Lockheimer picks his poison

The SVP for Android is tweeting grocery occurrences and BuzzFeed-style recipe ideas. Will he make enough Oreo cake for all of us?

Marshmallow doubles share in April Android distribution numbers

Marshmallow seems incapable of surpassing the usage figures of Lollipop, KitKat or Jelly Bean, but compared to March, it’s on a healthy upward trajectory.

Lollipop continues surge in January Android distribution chart, Marshmallow yet to tally 1 percent

The latest Android distribution numbers highlight the ongoing struggles of 6.0 Marshmallow to leave a mark in a world dominated by KitKat and Lollipop.

Android Lollipop remains less prevalent than both KitKat and Jelly Bean as Marshmallow debuts

According to Google’s newest OS distribution numbers, Android Lollipop is still behind both KitKat and Jelly Bean, just as Marshmallow starts rolling out.

Sony Xperia E1, E1 Dual net Android 4.4 update

The Sony Xperia E1 Android 4.4 update has been made available by the OEM to the E1 and E1 Dual. Learn what’s new in Sony’s new software revision here.
Android platform updates

Android 4.4.3 shows that Google still sucks at releasing platform updates

Getting an update, especially a relatively minor one, shouldn’t be difficult. Why, after all these years, are Android’s platform updates so inconsistent?

Sony will fix the Xperia Z, ZL, ZR and Tablet Z KitKat battery issues

For those of you that still sport a Sony Xperia Z, Xperia…
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June 2014 Android distribution numbers are in, KitKat making even more ground

The June 2014 Android distribution numbers are in, showing an even greater increase in KitKat (likely spearheaded by the HTC One M8 and Galaxy S5).
iOS 8 vs Android

iOS 8 vs Android: how much catching up did Apple really manage?

At this year’s WWDC we got to see how Apple will challenge Google’s Android. The battle is on: iOS 8 vs Android. Who will come out on top?

Android 4.4.3 shows up on Samsung Developer website

Hopefully, this will be one of the last times Android 4.4.3 shows up in a leak, as Google looks to be making the bugfixing update official sometime soon.

Sony pushes Android 4.4 KitKat to Xperia Z, Xperia Tablet Z and others

Sony may not be doing the best job in getting the US…

The new Google Camera app: finally, Android’s stock shooter stops sucking (Video)

It’s a crude but accurate statement: Android’s camera has always stunk. Thankfully, the new Google Camera app is here to change that. Here’s how it works.
KitKat versus Jelly Bean

New KitKat build spotted in testing

Evidence points to current testing of a new Android KitKat build, compiled earlier this month.

KitKat updates incoming for Sony Xperia Z1, Z1 Compact, and Z Ultra

Get the details on the new Sony Xperia KitKat updates going out beginning today.
Android Printer Support

Hands on with KitKat’s built-in printer support (video)

Even in today’s mobile world we can’t get away from paper. Here’s how to get your e-documents onto paper thanks to the built-in Android printer support.

Sprint Galaxy S 4 KitKat update could hit as soon as tomorrow

See why we could be just hours away from the start of distribution for the Sprint Galaxy S 4 KitKat update.

HTC shares news of carrier One KitKat update approval; who’s getting it next?

Discover why it looks like the Verizon HTC One KitKat update could start going out OTA any time now.

Galaxy S 4 KitKat updates finally start going out OTA

With the first signs of the Galaxy S 4 KitKat update going out, international availability seems imminent.

Sprint HTC One KitKat update wins the race: available now

Learn what you’ll need to do in order to get access to the Sprint HTC One KitKat update before it hits formal distribution.
KitKat versus Jelly Bean

HTC One KitKat update hits Canada, as US owners left waiting

Despite what we heard from the manufacturer about the HTC One KitKat update, Canada is indeed receiving it before the end of January.

Next Android release may forsake Dalvik for ART

See why it looks like the ART Android Runtime could soon replace the Dalvki VM as Android’s default.
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How to re-enable tethering in KitKat with T-Mobile

Do you tether your tablet or other device to your smartphone? You might want to know that Android 4.4 KitKat broke T-Mobile tethering! Here’s how to fix it.

HTC confirms: no KitKat updates for 2012 flagships

HTC has formally confirmed the end of HTC One X+ updates, as well as those to the HTC One X itself.

iPhone 6 Optical Image Stabilization, Galaxy Note 3 Neo, Sony US Phones & more – Pocketnow Daily

Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Sony’s new strategy to…

Android Action Bar overflow changes could mark beginning of the end for hardware menu button

See what Google’s been changing in the Android source that points to the death knell of the Android menu button.