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Android Lollipop on the fences as Kitkat munches away at Jellybean
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Android Lollipop on the fences as Kitkat munches away at Jellybean

Android 4.4 KitKat, which made its debut on October 2013, is slowly munching away at Android 4.2 Jellybean, according to the latest numbers put out on the Android Developers Dashboard. Android 4.4 KitKat deployments on devices, mainly smartphone and tablets, have been steadily increasing: 33.9% in December 2014 30.2% in November 2014 25% in September 2014 21% in August 2014 Still in pole position is Android 4.2 Jellybean with the following numbers: 48.7% in December 2014 50.9% in November 2014 When placed on the list, the degree of fragmentation of the Google Android OS looks as thus: 48.7% for Android 4.2 Jellybean 33.9% for Android 4.4 KitKat 9.1% for Android 2.3 Gingerbread 7.8% for Android 4.0 IceCream Sandwich Kitkat now 1/3 of Google Android ...
Android KitKat beats Jellybean in the Fragmented World of Android smartphones
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Android KitKat beats Jellybean in the Fragmented World of Android smartphones

Google on Wednesday August 13th 2014 has released their Android Developer Dashboard Stats and I'm personally excited by what's happening here; people are slowly warming up to the chocolately chewy goodness of Google Android KitKat. KitKat is now at 20.9% of the marketshare that represents devices that use Android, albeit technically this is mainly smartphones. All this excitement over data collected from Tuesday August 5th 2014 to Tuesday August 12th 2014, as the month isn't over yet Still it's a developing Trend. These latest stats are as shown below and are an improvement on Android KitKat 13% showing in June 2014 and 17.9% in July 2014. That’s another surprise; Gingerbread is still around at 13.6% and is a statistical outlier as it’s the third largest Android OS grouping instea...
Google I/O recap – Nexus Tablet, Jelly Bean, Google Glasses and more
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Google I/O recap – Nexus Tablet, Jelly Bean, Google Glasses and more

Google I/O is underway and the Keynote address to start things off could have been very overwhelming with the torrent of information, products and even live skydiving that was shown off. Below is a quick synopsis of the major announcements of the Google I/O keynote in a more easy to absorb bite sized format, you can thank us later. Jelly Bean The next version of Android will be called "Jelly Bean". Icecream Sandwich may have overhauled the Android interface and made it work seamlessly between different sized screens and devices (tablets, smartphones) but Jelly Bean is the refinement of it all. Android 4.1 is massive update for Android adding everything from a new Keyboard, to offline voice input to resizable widgets, app encryption, and much much more. Get all the details of what is ...