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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.

Articles About Android

Apple iPhone 5S at Apple Inc's Media Event in Cupertino, 2013
Apple’s iPhone 6 Will Kill Android Smartphones: iPhone 6 Will be a “Chick Magnet”

By IBTimes AU

Apple’s upcoming iPhone 6 will be a “chick magnet” according to Rocco Pendola's piece. The soon to be release smartphone has been generating quite the buzz over the last few months especially with patents and predictions surfacing. (8:22 pm)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, SAMSUNG, IPAD, SMARTPHONE

HTC
Android 4.4.2 KitKat Update for HTC Droid DNA Confirmed: Sense 5.5 Upgrade Also Available

By IBTimes IN

The HTC DROID DNA, Verizon's version of the HTC Butterfly, might be overshadowed by HTC One and its successor HTC One (M8), but the Taiwan smartphone makers seem to have a soft corner for the device, as it is set to receive Android 4.4.2 KitKat and Sense 5.5 updates on Thursday. (7:57 pm)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, MANAGEMENT, SMARTPHONE, HTC

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Nexus 6 Release Date: Nexus 5 Successor to be Cheaper than Moto G?

By IBTimes IN

Amid speculations on the release date of Google Nexus 6, a report has emerged stating that successor of Nexus 5 might be priced under $100 - cheaper than Motorola Moto G. (6:53 pm)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, SMARTPHONE, HTC, CONGRESS

Samsung Galaxy S3
Android v4.4.2 KitKat Update Slated for Samsung Galaxy Note 2, S3 Variants Leaked; Firmware Tipped to Roll Out in May

By IBTimes IN

Amidst growing concerns on whether Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and Galaxy S3 will get the latest KitKat update or not, a report has surfaced online, suggesting that the South Korean company is keen to release the new OS firmware to its 2012 flagship phones probably by next month. (6:48 pm)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, HP, SAMSUNG, JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA, MANAGEMENT

Samsung Galaxy S4 (Front) with Apple iPhone 5S (Behind) in Seoul, 2013
Samsung Galaxy S3 and Galaxy Note 2 Android 4.4 KitKat Guide: April and May Release, When to Hit Your Region

By IBTimes AU

Samsung users remained on the lookout for announcements about the Android 4.4 and Android 4.4.2 updates. Devices like Samsung Galaxy S4 have received the update although some users may have to wait depending on their region and carrier. (5:20 pm)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, SAMSUNG

Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 vs. Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition) - Specs And Price Comparison in Australia

By IBTimes AU

When it comes to catering to every kind of users, Samsung wins hands down with their choice of devices with different price ranges. While Galaxy Note 10.1's (2014) model got released in October 2013, the Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 was released in the start of this year. (2:05 pm)

MORE TOPICS: SAMSUNG, AUSTRALIA

Moto X Walnut Wood Panel Variant Now Available in India; Price and Specification Details
Motorola Moto X Walnut Wood Panel Variant Now Available in India; Price and Specification Details

By IBTimes IN

Motorola's flagship smartphone Moto X with Walnut wood-panel variant has reportedly begun selling in India, more than a month after the official launch in the country. (1:57 pm)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, SAMSUNG, INDIA, SMARTPHONE, ARCHITECTURE, HTC

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Xolo Q1010i up for Grabs in India; Price, Spec Details

By IBTimes IN

Home grown smartphone maker Xolo's Q1010i smartphone is now available for purchase in India at ₹13,499. (1:12 pm)

MORE TOPICS: INDIA, MALI, SMARTPHONE, SONY

The leaf on the Apple symbol is tinted green at the Apple flagship store on 5th Ave in New York
Apple Rumoured to Partner with Nike

By IBTimes AU

It has been speculated that Apple is going to have a partnership with Nike. (12:50 pm)

HTC One M8: Mini Version Heading to Verizon, Availability of Android Smartphone Set in May 2014?

By IBTimes AU

The alleged HTC One M8 Mini will be heading over to US carrier Verizon where the HTC device could be exclusively offered in their stores just like the HTC One M8. Notable mobile device source @evleaks made the announcement on the arrival of the HTC O... (12:02 pm)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, SAMSUNG, TWITTER, SMARTPHONE, SILVER, HTC