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Android OS

Windows 8 & Ice Cream Sandwich: signs of what could be omnipresent technology [Opinion]

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Since Android debuted on phones in 2008, people have wondered what else it could power. We’ve since seen obvious uses in tablets and PMP’s, but Android has even trickled into everything from came…

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Motorola

Rumored Droid RAZR Ice Cream Sandwich screenshots leak: real or fake; excited or disappointed?

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Motorola is taking its sweet time delivering the Android 4.0 goods to the Droid RAZR users. However, images of what’s purported to be an Ice Cream Sandwich build of Motorola’s custom, unnamed UI h…

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Android OS

Is Google right to say farewell to the Menu button? [POLL]

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The menu button has lost its space among the elite conventions of Android UI design. What once was Menu, Back, Home, Search has become Back, Home, App Tray, and Google wants Android developers to get used to it. B…

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Android OS

Android 4.0 and 1.5 have about the same number of users in latest platform versions chart

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The same amount of people running the latest version of Android is identical to number of users on one of the oldest versions. The Android Platform Version chart has been updated, and Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sand…

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LG

LG delivering Ice Cream Sandwich in 4 to 6 months, clarifies release schedule

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LG has already confirmed that it will update select phones to Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich. Today, LG  provided more details about when that will take place: Q2 and Q3 2012. The LG Facebook page states that th…

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Sony Ericsson: All 2011 Xperia Android models will receive Android 4.0 in 2012

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If you own a Sony Ericsson Xperia Android smartphone that launched in 2011, then you will definitely be pleased to know that Sony Ericsson plans to upgrade to Android Ice Cream Sandwich in the coming year.  Abou…

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Android

Face Unlock is not about security – it’s about the novelty [Video]

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Following Google’s unveiling of the Galaxy Nexus last October, Face Unlock was one of the features that intrigued me most. I wondered how accurate it would be, how secure it could prove, and if this was re…

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Samsung

Samsung announces Ice Cream Sandwich update schedule, users predictably upset

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Samsung has announced its plans for updating current models to Android 4.0, code named Ice Cream Sandwich. In the first quarter of 2012, the Korean manufacturer will first update the Galaxy S II and Galaxy Note…

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Sony Mobile

Sony Ericsson promises Ice Cream Sandwich for all 2011 Xperia phones

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Just a day after Google announced that it was releasing the Ice Cream Sandwich source code, Sony Ericsson confirmed that it will bring the latest version of Android to its entire 2011 Xperia portfolio. All Sony…

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Android Apps

Google Reader Android app gets new swipe navigation & ICS widgets, loses social features

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Earlier this week, Google gave Google Reader a big-time makeover to bring it more in-line with the user interface applied to Google+ and Gmail. An update was promised for Android “soon,” which su…

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AT&T

AT&T unveils the LTE Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket, set for Nov. 6

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AT&T today announced the Samsung Galaxy S II LTE, dubbed the Skyrocket. This a device many thought may not make it to the states. The handset packs a 1.5 GHz dual core processor and AT&T 4G LTE speeds that…

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Android OS

Androinica asks: Was Ice Cream Sandwich worth the hype? [Poll]

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Ice Cream Sandwich should have melted by now. It should have been kept locked away in a freezer until ready for consumption, but months worth of leaks, speculations, and the anxious demands of users prevented a…

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Android OS

Android 4.0 Ice Cream highlights and new features you may have missed from the demo

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Alright, folks. We know that Android 4.0 is official now that Google took off the veil at its Hong Kong press event. Those of you who watched the live hangout during the broadcast know that the new features were la…

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Google

Galaxy Nexus – the first Ice Cream Sandwich phone coming to Verizon

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This is the Galaxy Nexus. Officially, confirmed, and no more rumors. This is it. Announced at the delayed Ice Cream Sandwich announcement between Google and Samsung, the long-awaited device is finally offic…

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Watch the Ice Cream Sandwich unveiling, see if these leaked Nexus Prime specs are real

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In less than 12 hours, the world will be debating whether or not Ice Cream Sandwich lives up to the hype. To make sure you aren’t left out at the next virtual water cooler chitchat, be sure to watch the live br…

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