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Google Nexus 7

Google Nexus 7 developed in just 4 months, sold essentially at cost price

So, the Google Nexus 7 is the hot ticket right about now. And so it should be. Despite the substantial leaks and rumors leading up to yesterdays announcement -- including the accidental posting of that ​video, it still blew the doors off when Hugo Barra officially unveiled it duriong the day 1...
Android Central

Working Jelly Bean build available for Verizon, GSM Galaxy Nexus

  Well, that didn't take very long: our crafty friends over at RootzWiki have already brought the I/O Android 4.1 preview build to both the GSM and Verizon Galaxy Nexus. Forum member B16's original GSM dump, followed by jdkoreclipse's VZW versison, have been tinkered with throughout the night and...
Netflix Update

Netflix for Android updated to support Jelly Bean

Seems like the Google suite of applications aren't the only ones being updated to show some Jelly Bean love. Netflix has pushed out an update to the Google Play Store that promises support for Android 4.1. Additionally there are some general bug fixes included too.  Guess now the guys have...
Android Central

Google I/O 2012 day one round-up

It's been a busy day here at Google I/O 2012 in San Francisco -- Google's announced a new version of Android. We've seen the first Nexus tablet, the 7-inch Google Nexus 7. And the first Nexus for ytour living room arrived too, in the form of the glowing, orb-like Nexus Q. There's a lot of stuff to...
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean SDK now available for download

With Google I/O 2012 now kicked off and Android 4.1 Jelly Bean unveiled, the time has come to download the tools to make the magic. During this mornings keynote address, it was announced Android 4.1 would be rolling out mid-July while the SDK would be made available to developers today. The update...
Google Now

Google Now puts your search data to work

One of the cooler things we're to see with Jelly Bean is Google Now. It's part search, part assistant, and part amazing. Imagine all the data that Google has aggregated about you (yes, that scary Google data that's shared across Google products with the new privacy policy) used to help you...
Android Central

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean coming mid-July

You want it, now we know when, and how we can get it. Just announced at Google I/O, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean will be arriving in mid-July.  First to get it -- not all that surprisingly -- will be the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, Samsung Nexus S and the Motorola Xoom. The open-source code for Jelly Bean...
Voice Search

Google brings increased functionality to voice search with Jelly Bean

Google is showing us a demo of Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) and one of the many improvements includes much improved voice search features. We all know how Apple has been promoting Siri to no end and this looks like a serious competitor. The improved voice search includes functionality from their...
Jelly Bean Notifications

Notifications get a makeover in Jelly Bean

Notifications are just one of the areas of the new Android 4.1 Jelly Bean UI that are getting a makeover. Buttons for callback are included now within the notification drawer when a missed call shows up. Pretty neat.  That's only the beginning though. Notifications are now expandable. Essentially...
Offline voice typing

Jelly Bean brings offline voice typing

Google is in the middle of announcing Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) at Google I/O. One of the cool features of Jelly Bean is offline voice typing, which will be very welcomed. Up until now, you've had to have access to the Internet to perform voice dictation, but Google has fixed that. It's initially...
The Nexus 7 is real, see it now!

The Nexus 7 is real, see it now!

We won't talk. You can watch the video below in peace.  Here are some of the specs.  7-inch 1280 x 800 display Quad-processor Tegra 3 12-core GPU 8 GB and 16 GB models 1 GB of RAM 1.2 MP front-facing camera Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC, gyroscope 9 hours video playback...
Android Central

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean officially announced

OK, so we've seen the statue. We've seen the rumors. Android 4.1 Jelly Bean has been officially announced at Google I/O in San Francisco. Hugo Barra is on stage as we speak taking us through it, so stick around, there's a lot more to come on this one. 
Nexus 7

Nexus 7 official looking image appears ahead of expected Google I/O launch

Here it is folks. What we appear to have in front of us is a pretty official looking image of the Google Nexus 7 tablet, running Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. This apparently is the banner that will adorn the Google Play Store once the device has been announced in the forthcoming Google I/O keynote. ...
Jelly Bean Statue

Do Androids dream of Jelly Beans? We do!

Do Android's dream of Jelly Beans? Maybe, maybe not. But, one thing we do know -- we're dreaming of Jelly Beans right now! It's officially, officially official. The beans may have been spilled yesterday at Building 44, but when they were picked up they were transformed into what you see here....
Jelly Bean

Jelly Beans spilled at Bldg. 44

Well, guess that's official then. Via +Google Developers
Jelly Bean?

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean outed in Google Play Store listing, 'coming soon' to Galaxy Nexus

Well well well, what do we have here. It seems that a possibly careless listing on the part of Google has just outed the next version of Android. It's outed as version 4.1, as Jell... -- we're going out on a limb here and saying Jelly Bean -- and more specifically, that the Samsung Galaxy Nexus...
Undefined, indeed.

Rumored 7-inch Google tab hits benchmark site; Android 4.1 hits our servers as well

The Benchmark result site at Rightware has an interesting entry -- the Google ASUS Nexus 7. Android Police did a little digging and found some more curious info -- the device code name is grouper ​(which is in line with other fishy Nexus codenames), and it's got the JRN51B build of Android 4.1,...
Jelly Bean

Another obvious story about when we might see the next version of Android

In one of the more obvious claims since the Greco-Roman calendar decided to start days of the month with 1, Digitimes (you remember them?) has a source claiming that Android 5.0 Jelly Bean may be released in the third quarter. Stunning revelations, folks. Consider: There's a better than average...
Jelly Bean

Someone said 'Android 5.0' and 'Jelly Bean' in the same sentence; Key Lime Pie now rumored to follow

ZOMG ANOTHER STORY ABOUT JELLY BEAN! So here's the deal: An ASUS VP dropped the following quote to TechRadar: "ASUS is very close to Google, so once they have Android 5.0 I think there will be a high possibility that we will be the first wave to offer the Jelly Bean update." Dunno if ASUS is...
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Android 5.0 Jellybean in 2012? Better optimized for tablets? You don't say ...

ZOMG A STORY ABOUT JELLY BEAN! But here's the thing. It's out of our favorite (not really) Taiwanese manufacturer rag, Digitimes. It's also as obvious as it is ridiculous. Here's the gist: Android 5.0 Jelly Bean (neither the number nor the nickname is official, remember) is said to: Launch in...

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