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.
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.
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.
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’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.
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.
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.
Pocketnow Weekly 081: Lenovo buys Motorola, Galaxy S5 fingerprints, & interview with special guest Ryan Negri
The Lenovo Motorola deal kicks off our recap of a startling week in tech, and Ryan Negri tells us about the journey of starting Negri Electronics. Tune in!
tethering nexus 6
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.
What Android OEMs can learn from Motorola
Motorola is positioning itself to be a force to be reckoned with. Read what other Android OEMs could learn from the Motorola strategy.
Nexus 7 2013 – After The Buzz, episode 26 (Video)
The new Nexus 7 was an incredible addition to the Nexus lineup. But how does if fare today? Watch out Nexus 7 2013 review redux to find out!
How to get the Google Dialer on non-Nexus phones
The Google Dialer is one of the coolest features on the Nexus 5. But it actually isn’t a feature of KitKat. Learn how to install it on your non-Nexus phone!
Pocketnow Week in Review: week 50, 2013
Check out the Pocketnow Week in Review for week 50, 2013, to see the most interesting, popular, and exciting topics of the week.
KitKat versus Jelly Bean
Android 4.4.2: Here’s what it brings to different Nexus devices
Android 4.4 KitKat wasn’t out very long before 4.4.1 was released. Now there’s a new update and we have to ask, what is new in Android 4.4.2?
iPhone 5S demand, CM pulled from Google Play, GS5 thoughts & more – Pocketnow Daily Recap
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KitKat versus Jelly Bean
KitKat looks like Jelly Bean, but under the hood it’s a whole lot better
Android 4.4 KitKat looks like Jelly Bean: What are the advantages of KitKat vs. Jelly Bean?