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.

Latest Android distribution scores register timid Oreo debut, decent Nougat progress

The newest Android distribution chart is the first to include 8.0 Oreo, at just 0.2 percent share, with Nougat gaining 2 percent over the past 30 days.

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.

April’s Android distribution chart is still messed up, with Lollipop on top and Nougat at 4.9 percent

This month in Android distribution news: Nougat continues its slow rise to Jelly Bean-beating numbers, while Lollipop is still number one.

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.

Marshmallow up another 2 percent in August Android distribution, still lagging behind Jelly Bean

Marshmallow is spreading to new phones and tablets, but according to the latest distribution report, it’s still the fourth most popular Android flavor.

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.

Marshmallow climbs in latest Android distribution numbers, Lollipop exceeds Jelly Bean

Marshmallow more than doubled its Android distribution share in the past month, but aside from Froyo, everyOS flavor in use still beats 6.0.
Android L vs Android KitKat

Android L vs Android KitKat (Video)

Google’s Android L isn’t final code by any stretch of the imagination, but we still wanted to see what’s new. Hit play to see Android L vs Android KitKat.
KitKat versus Jelly Bean

Samsung leaked document provides Android 4.4.3 update timeframe for Galaxy S5 and S4

A Samsung Android 4.4.3 update timetable has just been leaked, showing us when to expect revised firmwares to hit Galaxy S5 and S4 models.
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.

Android’s Holo theme is practically dead; does anyone actually care?

Google introduced the Android Holo theme back in 2011 and it’s already quickly being phased out. Read why we’re not all that upset to see Holo go.

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.

Christian Bale as Steve Jobs, HTC One countdown, AT&T GS5 & more – Pocketnow Daily

Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the AT&T announcement of…
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.

Samsung Galaxy TabPRO 10.1 review: “Pro” in name only

Samsung’s newest midrange tablet is a big leap over its predecessor’s hardware. Find out how its software holds it back in our Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 review.