Posts Tagged ‘froyo’

Android Jelly Bean overtakes Ice Cream Sandwich usage for the first time

Android Jelly Bean overtakes Ice Cream Sandwich usage for the first time

Google has released its monthly Android user statistics and for the first time since its release, the latest version of the Google OS, Jelly Bean, has taken over Ice Cream Sandwich in terms of overall users.

It helps that Jelly Bean has been the most sought after update for most manufacturers and networks, but Android’s …

Sky+ Android app gets remote control and program guide update

Sky+ Android app gets remote control and program guide update

Sky has updated its Sky+ Android app to bring brand new remote control and program guide features to your smartphone and your HD Sky+ Box.

The new features have previously been available on iOS devices with the Sky+ app but now they have been brought to Android customers on operating system FroYo (2.2) and over. …

Google’s Android Distribution Figures Show Jelly Bean and ICS Rise in Usage

Google’s Android Distribution Figures Show Jelly Bean and ICS Rise in Usage

Google has again released its latest Android distribution figures showing which of the Google Android OS’s are running on handsets across the globe, and this time there is a huge increase in ICS coverage and Jelly Bean has appeared.

This time last month when Google announced its usage levels, Ice Cream Sandwich was still only …

Android ICS Only on 10% of Devices with Gingerbread Still on Top!

Android ICS Only on 10% of Devices with Gingerbread Still on Top!
Google has announced its latest Android Operating System stats to the public today and the information is showcasing that its latest OS, Ice Cream Sandwich is now on 10% of all Android users handsets...

First Generation Samsung Galaxy Ace Android Smartphone Only £135 at Asda

First Generation Samsung Galaxy Ace Android Smartphone Only £135 at Asda

Grocer and online department store Asda is once again at its backside slapping best with its latest deal on Samsung’s original Galaxy Ace smartphone. The chain leaves a few extra quid in your pocket, whilst undercutting rival Tesco to bring the first gen Ace down to just £135.

Asda has certainly pulled an Ace out

LG Optimus 3D Interactive Guide – An Online Manual to your Android Smartphone

LG Optimus 3D Interactive Guide – An Online Manual to your Android Smartphone

Whether you’ve been deliberating on getting a LG Optimus 3D mobile phone or you already own one and need some help on using the device we at Gadget Helpline are here to help. We have just launched an interactive online manual on everything you could possibly want to know about the Andorid FroYo or Gingerbread …

Dell Finance Boss Suggests New Tablet Before End of 2012

Dell Finance Boss Suggests New Tablet Before End of 2012

Dell will attempt to take another assault on (and recover) its tablet market “toward the end of the year” – this following a dramatic post-Christmas price drop of its Streak 7” which saw the slab drop below £100 at PC World (half of it’s original asking price) here in Britain just a short time after …

Google’s Android Market Now Carries More Than 400,000 Apps

Google's Android Market Now Carries More Than 400,000 Apps

Google’s Android Market is chasing down the leading mobile software supplier Apple by reaching the impressive 400,000 mark. It’s true that this feat was also achieved by the rival App Store back in June 2011, but the figures revealed today really boast of Android’s rapid growth and distribution – and it’s something Apple should take …

Android Running PS Vita Knock-Off Surfaces In China (Where Else?)

Android Running PS Vita Knock-Off Surfaces In China (Where Else?)

Is that a PS Vita…? Ahead of schedule and flaunting it’s gaming stuff over in China? Sure looks like it. And on first glance you’d be easily fooled into believing so. But no, this is actually an Android-running Chinese rip-off called the Yinlips YDPG18 – and not the anticipated Sony next gen portable currently prepping …

Live Dictation With Voice Typing for Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich

Live Dictation With Voice Typing for Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich

Google’s mobile OS Android has had some pretty fancy voice based features including calling, texting and navigating. And for a while now one of those features has been voice typing, this as far back as May 2010 in fact, with version 2.2 Froyo.

But with Apple’s iPhone 4S and its little pocket Jeeves known as …