The last major update that Samsung pushed out for the Tizen operating system (OS) was Version 2.4, which started rolling out for the Samsung Z1 back in January. Since then, a handful of minor stability updates have been distributed, but we haven’t seen a release that brings any new functionality to the OS. Show More Summary
iPhones and Androids seem to be locked in a never-ending battle of “anything you can do, I can do better.” Though Android is several years behind Apple in actual age, both companies’ operating systems (iOS 10 and Android Nougat) for mobile are relatively similar. Show More Summary
You can do a lot with Android. Google’s mobile OS is famously open to customization, and plenty of apps take advantage of that fact. But you might not know that Google itself keeps a few settings tucked away in a hidden menu called the...Show More Summary
analyticisms: This is a pretty amazing chart that shows how fast things move in the mobile world. In 7 short years. The OS map of the mobile world in 200 is incredibly different from that of 2016 (and much less diverse)....
Windows 10 Mobile was released earlier this year. The OS still isn’t available on a lot of popular Windows Phone devices, which prevented it from gaining a lot of market share. Back in July, the OS claimed 11.9% of the market share, which is pretty poor when compared to Windows Phone 8.1 — which claimed […]
BUENOS AIRES, Aug 24 (Reuters) - South Africa's Tendai Mtawarira will equal two-time World Cup winner Os du Randt's record as most-capped prop for the Springboks after being named in the starting line-up for the Rugby Championship clash with Argentina in Salta on Saturday.
Google always has a way of tickling our inner child when it comes to naming their latest software. After Kit-Kat, Lollipop, and Marshmallow, can you guess the name of the newest sweet treat that will make the Android users drool?
Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Labs has finally c […]
While Windows 10 is generally well-liked by reviewers and users, it's relatively clear that it's not the OS to choose if you actually want to control how much babbling your OS does over the network. While a lot of complaints about Windows...Show More Summary
Microsoft Lumia 525 was hacked to run a different OS: the Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
August 23, 2002: Apple ships Mac OS X Jaguar, the third major release of OS X, and the first to publicly adopt the cat-themed code name it had been known by inside Apple. The $129 operating system is well-received by Mac users, who correctly view it as the most stable version of OS X yet — […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Today, we’ll begin rolling out Android 7.0 Nougat to Nexus devices. And with more ways to make Android your own, it’s by far our sweetest release yet.We took a different approach to building and launching Nougat this year. For starters,...Show More Summary
Android Nougat is finally being released to Nexus and other select devices as reports indicate that an update is already being developed to fix bugs to polish Google’s best mobile operating system ever. According to an official statement from Google, the new Android 7.0 also known as “Android Nougat” will officially be released to the... Show More Summary
Microsoft and Lenovo today announced a patent cross-licensing agreement that covers Lenovo and Motorola devices running Android OS. It was also announced that Lenovo will load Microsoft’s productivity apps — including Microsoft Office, OneDrive and Skype — on select Lenovo devices that use the Android operating system as part of their new partnership. Lenovo expects […]
We first learned about the forthcoming release of Android N way back in March before it even had a name. In June, we learned that the OS would officially be called Android 7.0 Nougat. Today, it finally begins rolling out to Nexus devices with an over-the-air update. More »
Android is moving 'into a new regular maintenance schedule over the coming quarters.' Now that Android 7.0 Nougat has been released we're starting to hear the first details on what's next for Google's OS. In a post on the Android Developers...Show More Summary
OS Android 6.0.1 Android Samsung Edition Display 1920 x 1080, 5" ouchscreen with at least 5 finger gesture support CPU octa core CPU @1.5GHz Cortex A53 - ARMv8 GPU ARM Mali-T830 OpenGL API OpenGL ES 3.1 Mali-T830 OpenCL API - GPU OpenCL...Show More Summary
How many mobile devices are running the Android operating system? Just about all of them. Google's OS keeps growing while Apple's niche market continues to shrink.
The latest version of Android, Google's mobile operating system (OS) is finally here. Android "Nougat" is starting to roll out on Monday, the company has announced. However, it won't be available on all — or even most — Android smartphones...Show More Summary
Android's in the spit-shining phase: It's mature and finished, but it could always be a little cleaner and prettier. The post Android Nougat Proves How Good Google's OS Already Is appeared first on WIRED.