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Latest Android version numbers released, 84% of devices running Android 2.2 or higher

Latest Android version numbers released, 84% of devices running Android 2.2 or higher

Jerry Hildenbrand 2

Google has just released the latest set of Android version numbers, and the overall trend of legacy version numbers dropping continues.  There's no drastic changes, but a quick look at the chart above lets us see that numbers for Donut and Cupcake are now in the "also ran" category with each under two percent, and Eclair is steadily dropping compared to last month.  Froyo (Android 2.2)...

Another Android tablet straight 'outta Shenzen -- now with 20% more bezel!

Jerry Hildenbrand 3

Resistive screen? Check. Outdated version of Android? Check. Familiar looking box and logo? Check. Yes, all the makings of a cheap knockoff are in there.  Some people call them 'KIRFs' (Keeping It Real, Fake).  We call them .... well, we call them lots of things -- most of which aren't fit to print.  This one's a bit more interesting though.  Not because of the internals (they're still...

Samsung Behold II gets updated to Donut (Android 1.6), but the sweets stop there

Jerry Hildenbrand 8

The Samsung Behold II is finally getting updated from cupcake (Android 1.5), but it's not exactly what you'd expect.  It's a big drawn out mess of pulled youtube videos, supposed broken promises, random forum posts, and even threat of some sort of legal action. Thankfully the good folks over at Phone Scoop reached out for the official word from Samsung and Kim Titus, the Director of PR...