Google said several dessert options were considered for naming Android Q but at version 10 it was time to change.
The combined market share of the Android Oreo 8.0 and Android 8.1 is currently at 12.1 percent.
In its latest report, the Android Developer blog has announced that Android Nougat 7.0 and 7.1 OS is present on 13.5 percent of all active Android devices, as of 8 August.
Google's latest Marshmallow OS is now running on 4.6 percent of Android devices, claims the company. In a recent Google Play distribution data, Google states that Marshmallow has an active share, which is exactly double from last month, which was running on 2.3 percent of active Android devices.
As the first models pre-loaded with Android 6.0 Marshmallow hit the shelves, manufacturers are preparing to update their high-end phones with this new version of Google’s mobile operating system.
Sony is now beta testing a version of Android that has a 'stripped back, vanilla Android look and feel.'
XOLO has launched the XOLO Cube 5.0 smartphone with what it claims offers a true-to-life viewing experience. Priced at Rs 7999, the smartphone supports quad band GSM, WCDMA, and HSPA+ upto 21 Mbps.
Presented just over a year ago at the Google I/O conference, and launched in India in the fall of 2014, Android One is an affordable standard created by Google for Android systems with emerging markets in mind.
Google is celebrating Easter in its own little way. Inspired by the highly-addictive game, Flappy Bird, Google has planted the mini-game which users can access through their devices' Settings menu. This game is only available for Android Lollipop users.
Celebrating its fifth anniversary, Xiaomi is also ready to introduce Mi 5 that will run the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop-based mobile operating system.
Motorola Moto G Google Play Edition (first generation) is now receiving the Android 5.1 Lollipop software OTA and carries the build number LMY47M.
Karbonn has announced that the Sparkle V Android One smartphone will receive Android 5.1 Lollipop update.
Google will soon introduce a new Android feature called "on-body detection", a motion-sensitive feature which will keep your smartphone unlocked as long as it is either in your hand or in your pocket.
Micromax’s online venture YU has yet-again confirmed Android Lollipop update for its upcoming Yureka handset.
Google announced that they are rolling out Android 5.1 Lollipop, an update which improves stability and performance along with a couple of new features such as support for multiple SIM cards, Device Protection and high definition (HD) voice on compatible phones.
Caesar Sengupta, vice-president of product management at Google, writes in an official Google+ post that Lollipop rollout has begun for a small number of phones and gradually roll out to others.
Asus has introduced a new Fonepad 7 (model number FE375CL) which runs Android 5.0 Lollipop out-of-the-box and is listed on the company's Taiwan website.