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KitKat gaining Android ground but most still prefer the taste of Jelly Beans

KitKat gaining Android ground but most still prefer the taste of Jelly Beans

By 5 May 2014

Android 4.4 KitKat has gained market share in April, now being installed on 8.5 per cent of Android devices globally. However, it has a long way to go in the operating system domination stakes as former releases of Jelly Bean (4.1 - 4.3) are still installed... >>

Aldi's Medion Lifetab E7316 budget Jelly Bean tablet to launch 8 December for £80

Aldi's Medion Lifetab E7316 budget Jelly Bean tablet to launch 8 December for £80

By 5 December 2013

In case you needed something else to consider buying this Christmas, there's a new tablet on the market from Aldi. Aldi has just introduced an Android tablet and it costs just £79.99. That means you'll have yet another choice to make when it comes to... >>

KitKat sits at 1.1 per cent Android marketshare less than a month after launch

KitKat sits at 1.1 per cent Android marketshare less than a month after launch

By 3 December 2013

Android 4.4 KitKat is now found on 1.1 per cent of devices running Android, a little over two weeks after it was released by Google. The new software, announced on 31 October, was first made available for the LG Nexus 5, Nexus 4, Acer Nexus 7 and Samsung... >>

State of Android: Jelly Bean finally surpasses 50 per cent distribution

State of Android: Jelly Bean finally surpasses 50 per cent distribution

By 3 November 2013

Android Jelly Bean has finally surpassed the 50 per cent distribution mark among Android devices, more than a year since the release of Android 4.1. The numbers incorporate Android 4.2 and Android 4.3 as well, and should bring some satisfaction to those... >>

Samsung HomeSync media streamer goes on sale 6 October for $299

Samsung HomeSync media streamer goes on sale 6 October for $299

By 4 October 2013

Samsung has finally announced availability of its HomeSync media streamer, unveiled at Mobile World Congress in February. Targeted for Galaxy device owners, the HomeSync will be available to customers in the US from Sunday 6 October for $299 (£185).... >>

Android 4.3 heading to Samsung Galaxy S III and Galaxy S4 in October

Android 4.3 heading to Samsung Galaxy S III and Galaxy S4 in October

By 4 September 2013

As well as revealing that the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 will ship with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean pre-installed, the company has confirmed that older devices, including the Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S III, will also be getting an update to the latest version of the... >>

LG G2 vs SGS4: What's the difference?

LG G2 vs SGS4: What's the difference?

By 7 August 2013

The LG G2 has arrived with a tonne of high-end and attractive specs, so we thought it would be worth comparing it to another top-of-the-range smartphone on the market, the Samsung Galaxy S4. This breakdown will see specifically whether it's worth sticking... >>

Android 4.3: When is it coming to my phone and tablet?

Android 4.3: When is it coming to my phone and tablet?

By 25 July 2013

Android 4.3 has been announced, but when is it coming to your phone or tablet? The Android 4.3 release date will be varied, as it has been with previous versions, as manufacturers analyse and then implement the new features on their phones. Here we'll... >>

What's new in Android 4.3 Jelly Bean?

What's new in Android 4.3 Jelly Bean?

By 24 July 2013

Google's Hugo Barra  introduced the new Nexus 7 on Wednesday, as well as the latest version of Android, called Android 4.3, which is essentially a Jelly Bean update. Is 4.3 a new flavor? Dubbed a "sweeter version of Jelly Bean",  4.3 includes features... >>

Android 4.2.2 HTC One update arrives in the UK

Android 4.2.2 HTC One update arrives in the UK

By 15 July 2013

The Android 4.2.2 update for the HTC One has arrived in the UK, following the commencement of rollout in Europe recently. The update to HTC's popular flagship smartphone brings it up to date, adding a few enhancements along the way. The update is pushed... >>