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Android 4.1 Jelly Bean FeaturesI

Today at Google I/O, we got a better understanding as to what Google’s newest update, JellyBean, has in store for us.  The first part of Jellybean will be called ” Project Butter” which will be where Google improves the overall performance of the Android operating system. One thing it looks to improve will be the […]

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ICS available for Sony Tablet S

Sony sent out an email letting us know that ICS (Ice Cream Sandwich, Android 4.0) is now out for the Tablet S.  If you have one today is a glorious day for you!  The Sony Tablet S will prompt users to do a system update next time they connect to Wi-Fi. Once users click OK […]

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Telus Android OS Update Schedule

On May 3rd, Telus released an expected update page on thier site.  From the image after the break Samsung, LG, HTC, Motorola and Sony Ericcson (selected) phones are supposed to be getting updates within the next 3 months or as late at late July.  The updates include ICS which is always nice.  I am sure […]

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Telus posting information about software updates

Telus Mobility is apparently doing some extensive updates to their phones.  We all LOVE updates and love it even more when they tell us about it.  Is your phone one of the units being updated? Hit the break for the link…

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Android 4.0 Market Share Rises; Reaches 4.9%

It seems just yesterday that I was watching the ICS presentation on ustream. Ahhh. Nearly seven months later, and more and more devices seem to be receiving the ICS updates. As more devices begin to run the software, Android’s market share follows.

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TMO Documents Reveal ICS Update for GSII; New Devices

ICS coming to a device near you! In this case, maybe as near as your pocket or belt clip! For all you GSII carriers, TMO looks to be catering to you this quarter. Read more after the break.

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Chrome For Android to Lose Beta Status

Chrome for Android has only been on the market for a few months, but has made a ruckus in the mobile browsing arena. Today, we learned that the smooth little browser is about to drop out of the beta phase. Click through to read on…

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AT&T Announces ICS for a Multitude of Devices, Including HTC’s Vivid

That’s right!  This afternoon, AT&T announced the ICS update for the HTC Vivid. Who knew that the giant would be the first to push out an official 4.0 update! Curious to see the list? Hit the break for the entire press release!

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HTC Releases ICS Source Code

If you are a proud owner of a Vivid, Sensation, or Sensation XE device, you may want to listen to this! HTC has released the source code for their Ice Cream Sandwich kernel for the respective devices. Click through for more!

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HTC to Package LogMeIn Rescue on upcoming devices!

HTC announced today that is has entered a partnership with LogMeIn, the popular remote support tool.  HTC said it will begin including the software on future devices. Devices will ship, with carriers consent of course, LogMeIn Rescue installed which will allow end users to connect to HTC support staff with the click of a button.  […]