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Jelly Bean now on 13.6 per cent of all Android devices, as Ice Cream Sandwich growth stalls

Jelly Bean now on 13.6 per cent of all Android devices, as Ice Cream Sandwich growth stalls

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Google has updated its Current Distribution page on the Android Developers portal to give us a little indication of where the platform is headed. According to the numbers, Google's latest version of Android, Jelly Bean, has reached 13.6 per cent of all... >>

Kobo Arc
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Kobo Arc

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Kobo's latest tablet looks to compete directly with the likes of the Kindle Fire HD and the Nook HD, offering a device that's centred around content. But while the Kindle leverages Amazon's online assets, and Nook those of Barnes & Noble, Kobo takes a... >>

Jelly Bean takes 10 per cent Android market, but people still using Donut

Jelly Bean takes 10 per cent Android market, but people still using Donut

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Google's Android Jelly Bean operating system now accounts for 10 per cent of Android phones in use over the past 14 days, Google has confirmed, showing a huge increase in usage over previous figures. According to new data released on the company's Android... >>

Gmail 4.2.1 brings email zooming to all Android 4 devices

Gmail 4.2.1 brings email zooming to all Android 4 devices

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The Gmail app on Android has been updated, bringing the latest app enhancements to a wider audience. First seen as a new version of Google's email app in Android 4.2.1, Gmail 4.2.1 is now available for all devices running Android 4 Ice Cream Sandwich... >>

Disgo Tablet 9000 promises 9.7-inches of affordable Android entertainment

Disgo Tablet 9000 promises 9.7-inches of affordable Android entertainment

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Disgo has announced its latest budget tablet, the Disgo Tablet 9000. It sits under the company's Disgo 9104, and will give you a 9.7-inch tablet experience for £149.99. The Disgo Tablet 9000 has a 9.7-inch capacitive display with 1024 x 768 resolution,... >>

ICS update for Sony Xperia Sola adds Glove Mode to help keep your hands warm

ICS update for Sony Xperia Sola adds Glove Mode to help keep your hands warm

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Sony Xperia Sola owners will get a new treat when they download Glove Mode: the Ice Cream Sandwich update that should be winging its way to the phone any moment now.  The Sola will be enable owners to use the phone with their gloves still on rather than... >>

LG Optimus Vu II smartphone officially unveiled with five-inch IPS display

LG Optimus Vu II smartphone officially unveiled with five-inch IPS display

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LG has announced the LG Optimus Vu II in its home country of Korea, a handset that sports a mammoth 5-inch display, runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and has LTE capabilities. Yet is it enough to justify the hefty price tag? The handset, a follow-up... >>

New BBC Media Player for Android now on Google Play

New BBC Media Player for Android now on Google Play

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It was promised, and now it is here. The BBC has released a new and improved Media Player app for Android users that dispenses with the need to have Flash on your phone.  "This application works with other BBC websites and applications to provide improved... >>

ZTE Blade III details revealed, to hit Nordic regions first

ZTE Blade III details revealed, to hit Nordic regions first

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ZTE has announced details of its third Blade smartphone, with Finland and Sweden set to get their hands on the affordable Android Ice Cream Sandwich smartphone first. The ZTE Blade III continues the manufacturer’s mission of offering Android on the... >>

ZTE Grand X
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ZTE Grand X

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You might not have heard of ZTE - its full name is Zhongxing Telecommunication Equipment - but like so many companies such as Ericsson and Huawei, ZTE was originally a telecommunications equipment supplier, but like the other companies it's also had its... >>