Android Jelly Bean Hits Sweet Sixteen as Android 4.x Installs Rise

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According to newly updated statistics, Android Jelly Bean now accounts for 16% of all of the devices shipping with Google’s mobile operating system. These statistics, brought to us courtesy of the Android Developer Dashboard, show the adoption rates of the latest two updates to Android, Android 4.1 and 4.2, are gaining steam. Their combined 16% […]

Motorola Xoom Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update Starts Rolling Out

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The Motorola Xoom Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update has begun to roll out to owners just after the software reached the hands of soak testers. We’ve heard from several Motorola Xoom owners who claim that Android 4.1 Jelly Bean is rolling out and this seems to be confirmed by numerous reports which claim the same […]

Motorola Xoom Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update Release is Close

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The Motorola Xoom Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update, which hit a snag yesterday, has managed to free itself and now appears headed for a release in the near future. According to Android Police, it appears that the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean soak test for the Motorola Xoom, which had been delayed yesterday for unknown reasons, […]

Motorola Xoom Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update Hits a Snag

Motorola Xoom Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update Hits a Snag

Earlier today it appeared that the roll out of the Motorola Xoom Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update was close. Now, it appears that the update has hit a snag which could push the roll out back a bit. According to Android Police, the Xoom’s Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update soak test has been delayed for […]

Motorola Xoom Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update Roll Out Imminent

Motorola Xoom Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update Roll Out Imminent

The Motorola Xoom Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update roll out is imminent as the changelog for the update has been posted and members of Motorola’s testing community have been greeted with a soak test. Last night, owners of the Xoom who are part of Motorola’s testing community were greeted with an Android 4.1 Jelly Bean […]

Google Confirms Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Roll Out

Android 4.3 will be nice, but it won't be as nice as an Android 5.0 update.

Google has confirmed that the Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean roll out is currently underway and it’s hitting devices on specific carriers this very moment. In a post on Google+, the company has confirmed that the Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update is rolling out to Nexus S devices on T-Mobile, H3G, O2, […]

Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update Starts Rolling Out

The Nexus S Jelly Bean update has begun to roll out.

The Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update, despite questions about its roll out status, has apparently started hitting some Nexus S devices. It would appear that Nexus S variants i9023 and i9020T are seeing the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update roll out, this according to XDA-Developers (2) and a few tips of our own. […]

Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update Release Date Now Up in the Air

The Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean release date is unclear.

The Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update release date remains unclear after a roll out that was scheduled to arrive yesterday failed to arrive. Vodafone Australia originally thought that the update would roll out at 1PM AEST time on July 19th. However, the carrier has said that issues came up preventing the Android 4.1 […]

Asus Confirms Eee Pad Transformer Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update

The original Eee Pad Transformer will get Jelly Bean, according to Asus.

Despite rumors to the contrary, it looks like the Asus Eee Pad Transformer and the Eee Pad Slider will both get updated with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean at some point in the future. Asus Netherlands has originally stated that neither the Eee Pad Transformer nor the Eee Pad Slider would be getting the upgrades to […]

Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update Rolling Out Soon?

The Nexus S Android 4.1 update should roll out soon.

The Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update might be rolling out soon. According to Vodafone Australia, courtesy of Android Central, the Nexus S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update is going to be rolling out on July 19th, tomorrow. This means that there is a chance that the update could roll out for the Nexus […]

Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S Next in Line for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S Next in Line for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

It would appear that the Motorola Xoom Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update is extremely close to rolling out which means that the Samsung Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S should be the next in line for the upgrade to Google’s latest Android software. Over the weekend, owners of the Motorola Xoom were notified about a software […]

Motorola Xoom Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update Rolling Out Soon?

Motorola Xoom Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update Rolling Out Soon

Google promised that the Motorola Xoom would be one of the first devices to get the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update and it appears that the company will make good on that promise. According to Droid-Life, members of Motorola’s Feedback Network have confirmed that Motorola has begun sending out invites to test new software. Motorola […]

Nexus 4: What to Expect From the Top iPhone 5 Competitor

Nexus 4: What to Expect From the iPhone 5 Killer

In December of 2011, Google released the third Nexus smartphone in the Samsung Galaxy Nexus. This year, in an effort to battle the iPhone 5, Google will likely release the fourth Nexus smartphone, dubbed Nexus 4 at this point. The Samsung Galaxy Nexus originally launched on Verizon back in December of 2011 and eventually made […]

HTC Working on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Tablet?

HTC is said to be working on a new tablet.

It has been awhile since HTC released a tablet device to the market but it would appear that the company is working on a new tablet that might be powered by Android 4.1 Jelly Bean when it arrives. The Taiwanese company has confirmed plans for a new tablet to PC Advisor. The company has stated […]

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Roll Out Begins

The Galaxy Nexus HSPA+ will be first to ICS.

The roll out of Google’s Android 4.1 Jelly Bean software has begun. The company has announced the roll out on Google+ saying that the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean roll out to the Samsung Galaxy Nexus HSPA+ will begin today. Owners of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus HSPA+ will be prompted to download the new software sometime […]

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Statue Melts, Leaks Jelly Beans

The Jelly Bean statue at Google melted.

Google’s Android 4.1 Jelly Bean is heating up, but not in the way one might expect. According to post from a Google employee, the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean statue at the GooglePlex in Mountain View melted under the intense Bay Area heat and its head popped off. Dan Morrill confirmed the tragedy on Google+ saying […]

Ultimate Android 4.1 Update List: Which Tablets Will Get Jelly Bean?

Ultimate Android 4.1 Update List: Which Tablets Will Get Jelly Bean?

Last week at Google I/O, Google announced the upcoming Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system that will be rolling out starting mid-July. That means that sometime during the middle of this month, the first Android users will see the OS that replaces Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. And while we have already touched on which […]

Samsung to Announce Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Upgrades Soon

Samsung will announce which devices will get Android 4.1 soon.

Samsung has followed in the footsteps of HTC and has said that it will update device owners about Android 4.1 Jelly Bean upgrades soon. The company has released a statement to PocketNow that indicates that Samsung will reveal which devices will be getting the upgrade to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, Google’s latest mobile software, in […]

Wait for Verizon Galaxy Nexus Android 4.1 Update Release Date Begins

Wait for Verizon Galaxy Nexus Android 4.1 Update Release Date Begins

While it shouldn’t have as a surprise to the many Verizon Samsung Galaxy Nexus owners out there who endured a five month wait for the first update to the device, Google has announced that it will be the Samsung Galaxy Nexus HSPA+ that will be the first to receive Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. This of […]

Face Unlock Is Much Improved in Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

Face Unlock is much improved in Jelly Bean.

One of the features that Google didn’t tout on stage with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean was a new feature for Android’s Face Unlock feature that makes it even more secure. According to Droid-Life, Face Unlock has gained a feature called “Liveness Check” which might actually convince some Android users to start using the feature that […]