Ice Cream Sandwich is codename for Google’s next major Android platform update. Unifying Android 3 Honeycomb and Android 2.3 Gingerbread, the version number is expected to be Android 4.0. Ice Cream Sandwich will be able to run on tablets as well as smartphones and is expected to be launched with a new Google “Nexus” device sometime later this year. Read on for the latest Ice Cream Sandwich news, reviews and videos:
Nougat breaks double-digit barrier in July Android distribution chart, almost one year after launch
There’s little to be happy about in Google’s latest Android distribution report. Nougat has crossed the 10-percent milestone, but it still trails KitKat.
The Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE is one of very few Sprint smartphones with a hardware QWERTY keyboard, but it can’t succeed on that distinction alone. It’s got not one, but two venerable brand names to live up to. Read our full review (and watch the enclosed video) to find out if it succeeds!
Is the third time the charm for HTC and Verizon Wireless? Does the Droid Incredible 4G LTE live up to its storied progenitors? Will we be able to make it through this entire review without uttering a single “incredible” pun? Read on to find out.
The most important -and most disappointing- chapter of the Atrix HD’s story is the schism between hardware and software: its build quality is excellent, the LTE performance very nice, and the display staggeringly sharp. It’s the OS that really gives us pause.
How to Remove the Persistent Search Bar from Ice Cream Sandwich and Jelly Bean
If you don’t like looking at that Google search bar that’s always sitting across the top of your screen and you’re using Ice Cream Sandwich or Jelly Bean, there are various ways of going about removing it. Let’s dive right in!
The Ascend P1’s most exciting attribute might be its status as a preview device: a harbinger of the kind of products Huawei will (hopefully) be bringing us next. But there’s enough good in the P1, we think, to be excited about that future.