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Android

Android is a software stack for mobile devices that includes an operating system, middleware and key applications. Google Inc. purchased the initial developer of the software, Android Inc., in 2005. Android's mobile operating system is based on a modified version of the Linux kernel. Google and other members of the Open Handset Alliance collaborated on Android's development and release. The Android Open Source Project (AOSP) is tasked with the maintenance and further development of Android. The Android operating system is the world's best-selling Smartphone platform.

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Samsung Gear Wearable Devices now Compatible with 20 Galaxy Smartphones and Tablets
Samsung Gear Wearable Devices Now Compatible with 20 Galaxy Smartphones, Tablets

By IBTimes IN

World smartphone leader, Samsung has released the list of Galaxy devices compatible with the recently launched Gear series smartwatches and fitness smart-wristband. (5:34 pm)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, SAMSUNG, INDIA, SMARTPHONE

Virat Kohli, RCB IPL
IPL 7 Live Score: Top 10 Free Cricket Update Android Mobile Apps

By IBTimes IN

All IPL matches are scheduled to start in late afternoon (16:00 pm) and evening (20:00 pm), while many would be working late or commuting back to home, but fret not as there are tools to bring live action right into your palms via smartphones. (3:59 pm)

MORE TOPICS: INDIA, CRICKET, SUPER BOWL

Samsung Galaxy S5 Zoom: Camera Phone Variant to be Announced as 'Galaxy K' at the 'Kapture the Moment' Event on April 29

By IBTimes AU

The South Korean technology giant Samsung is set to announce a new camera-centric smartphone in addition to their lineup of devices after asking the device enthusiasts to mark the April 29 date on their calendars through a teaser invitation on Twitter. (12:31 pm)

MORE TOPICS: SAMSUNG, TWITTER, FCC, SMARTPHONE, HTC

Nokia X price dropped
Nokia X Receives Price Cut in India; Now Available for ₹7,729

By IBTimes IN

Finnish handset maker Nokia's first ever Android-based smartphone Nokia X has received a price cut in India, barely a month after the launch of the handset in the country. (11:56 am)

MORE TOPICS: INDIA, SMARTPHONE

Oppo Find 7 with 2K (2560x1440p) Screen to Debut in India in Mid-2014
Oppo Find 7 with 2K (2560x1440p) Display to Debut in India in Mid-2014

By IBTimes IN

Chinese smartphone maker, Oppo is reportedly planning to launch company's flagship device Find 7 with 2K (2560x1440p) resolution screen in India in few months time. (11:53 am)

MORE TOPICS: INDIA, SMARTPHONE, SONY

HTC Desire 601 vs. HTC One Mini Specs and Price Comparison in Australia

By IBTimes AU

For readers who are considering buying the HTC Desire 601 or the HTC One Mini, here is a specs and price comparison between the two devices in Australia. The comparison could help readers make an informed decision. (11:35 am)

MORE TOPICS: SAMSUNG, AUSTRALIA, SONY, HTC

Samsung Galaxy S4 vs. Sony Xperia Z1 Specs and Price Comparison in Australia

By IBTimes AU

For readers who are considering buying the Samsung Galaxy S4 or the Sony Xperia Z1, here is a specs and price comparison between the two devices in Australia. The comparison could help readers make an informed decision. (10:21 am)

MORE TOPICS: SAMSUNG, AUSTRALIA, SONY, HTC

How to Update Galaxy Nexus I9250 to Android 4.4 KitKat via AOSP ROM
Android 4.4.3 Kitkat OS OTA Update Coming to Nexus Devices on April 21

By IBTimes AU

Android 4.4.3 Kitkat OS Over-the-Air update will be coming soon to Nexus devices, according to reports. (8:52 am)

MORE TOPICS: SMARTPHONE

Nexus 6
Leaked LG Isai With Slim Screen Bezels Hints of Actual LG G3, Nexus 6 Builds on Release Date?

By IBTimes AU

What could prove as the final LG G3 and Google Nexus 6 builds on release date are hinted anew thanks to the LG Isai image twitted this week by popular gadget news leaker @evleaks. (8:49 am)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA, SMARTPHONE

Nokia X vs. Motorola Moto G Specs and Price Comparison in Australia

By IBTimes AU

For readers who are considering buying the Nokia X or the Motorola Moto G, here is a specs and price comparison between the two devices in Australia. The comparison could help readers make an informed decision. (8:48 am)

MORE TOPICS: SAMSUNG, AUSTRALIA, SONY, HTC