Oreo more than quadruples its share in Google’s latest Android distribution report

Google forgot to revise the Android distribution chart last month, now reporting some massive growth for Oreo compared to February numbers.

Another Android distribution chart, another small uptick for 8.0 Oreo

The December 2017 Android distribution numbers are in, and version 8.0 Oreo still can’t rival the prevalence of Marshmallow, Lollipop, KitKat or Jelly Bean.

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.

Another Android distribution chart, another marginal Nougat share increase

We may finally see Nougat break into double-digit Android distribution territory…next month. For now, 7.0 and 7.1’s combined share is 7.1 percent.

Finally, Nougat sees major surge in March Android distribution numbers

2.8 percent is still a small piece of the pie for 7.0 and 7.1 Nougat, but at least it’s much bigger than 1.2 percent in previous Android distribution data.

Latest Android distribution numbers have Nougat at a combined 1.2 percent, Marshmallow at 30+

The Android distribution chart for February 2017 includes month-to-month Marshmallow growth, Lollipop prevalence, and Nougat disappointment.

Google Play services will officially drop Gingerbread and Honeycomb support soon

Still eccentric enough to use an Android Gingerbread or Honeycomb device? Say goodbye to your app updates after the next Google Play services release.

Android Lollipop overtakes KitKat as largest distributed version

Version 5.0 and 5.1 are now the most popular among Android toters today, breaking up the lead KitKat had for a long time.

Samsung Ditches TouchWiz for Galaxy Discover

See Samsung break from tradition and release a new Android without its TouchWiz UI.

ICS Finally Ready to Come to HTC Thunderbolt; Better Late Than Never!

Hear about the long-overdue Android 4.0 update finally about to arrive for HTC’s Thunderbolt on Verizon.

Year-End Android Version Breakdown Shows Increased Rates Of ICS, Jelly Bean Adoption

Discover what progress is being made towards getting Android users on the most recent versions of the operating system.

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LG Optimus 2X Finally Reaches The End Of Its Long, Rocky Road To Ice Cream Sandwich

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HTC Offers News On Droid Incredible 2 Ice Cream Sandwich Update

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Samsung Sells Three Million Galaxy Note II Devices

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Empty Nest: What I Miss (and Don’t) About The LG Optimus G

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LG Spectrum 2 Now Official For Verizon

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LG Optimus G Has Locked Bootloader

LG confirmed that the Optimus G has a locked bootloader.

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Google Makes Calendar App Stand-Alone, Available In the Play Store

Google has made Calendar available as a stand-alone app in the Play Store for all users running ICS and above.

Sprint Announces LG Optimus G And Mach

Sprint announced its new 4G line-up including the LG Optimus G and the mid-ranger QWERTY Mach. Read more for details!

Motorola Flip-Flops On Ice Cream Sandwich For Android Handsets

See which Motorola Androids the company has back-tracked on bringing Ice Cream Sandwich to.

LG Makes Optimus VU II Official, South Korea-Only For Now

LG announced the Optimus VU II phablet, a five-incher like the predecessor, only available in South Korea for the moment.

Motorola VP Gives Straight Talk On Missing ICS Updates

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