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Most Android phones on Froyo or Eclair, Cupcake on decline

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Eclair is the most widely-used version of Android based on recent stats released by Google. In the past two weeks, 4 out of 10 phones that accessed the Android Market have been running Android 2.1 (Eclair). The n…

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Android 2.1 Eclair usage moves up to 50% as Android 1.5 slides down to 24.6%

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It looks like some new numbers on Android usage have shown up, and things are looking up for some of the more recent versions of the operating system. In fact, Android 2.1 usage has increased from 45.1% up to a nice…

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Archos 5 Internet Tablet gets an update, now with OS 1.6

Android Devices

Archos 5 Internet Tablet gets an update, now with OS 1.6

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It seems to me that we have seen this happen once before only to see Archos pull the update, but nonetheless they have rolled out the Android OS 1.6 update for the Archos 5 Internet tablet. According to the Archos s…

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HTC says Dream and Magic phones on Rogers will not receive Donut update

Rogers

HTC says Dream and Magic phones on Rogers will not receive Donut update

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Imagine waiting weeks for word on when your phone would be updated, only to be told that you’ll be probably be waiting for a long time because it’s not coming. That’s what will happen to anyon…

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Donut rolling out to Austrian subscribers of A1

Android News

Donut rolling out to Austrian subscribers of A1

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Add Austria to the list of Android member nations who should start seeing an Android 1.6 (Donut) update beginning now. T-Mobile USA brought the update to its subscribers earlier this month, followed by Vodafo…

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Giant Eclair joins the Robot, Cupcake and Donut at the Google Campus

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Giant Eclair joins the Robot, Cupcake and Donut at the Google Campus

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It seems that the Google Campus has recently had a new addition to the over-sized Android related props. This time, as you may have already guessed, it comes in the form of a giant eclair, which coincides with And…

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HTC Tattoo’s #Android Market will not list apps that don’t support QVGA display option [UPDATE]

Android OS

HTC Tattoo’s #Android Market will not list apps that don’t support QVGA display option [UPDATE]

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When HTC Tattoo owners open the Android Market for the first time, they will discover a Market that is a bit lighter than what’s seen on other devices. That’s because the Market will not list any And…

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Vodafone UK sending Android “Donut” update starting Oct. 19

Carriers

Vodafone UK sending Android “Donut” update starting Oct. 19

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If you’re craving Donut on your HTC Magic serviced by Vodafone UK, don’t worry; you haven’t been forgotten. Vodafone expects to begin sending updates for Android 1.6 beginning October 19…

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Android 1.6 over-the-air rollout has begun

Android Phones

Android 1.6 over-the-air rollout has begun

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Those waiting for Android 1.6 will may have soon good news to wake up to this morning because the update process has begun. According to details being reported by TmoNews, the 1.6 update is being sent out to ̶…

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VIDEO: Early look at Donut Android Market, Quick Search, and Camera app

Android OS

VIDEO: Early look at Donut Android Market, Quick Search, and Camera app

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What’s new in Donut? Well, look for yourself. Below are three videos showing a few new features that you’ll find once the Android team and carriers deliver Android 1.6 (Donut) in an over-the-air u…

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Android 1.6 (Donut) SDK released, adds several new features

Android OS

Android 1.6 (Donut) SDK released, adds several new features

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The developer kit for Android 1.6 is now available. Android 1.6, also known as the Donut build, includes several new features and optimization tricks designed to greatly enhance the next version of Android. T…

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Video: First look at the updated (version 1.6) Android Market

Android

Video: First look at the updated (version 1.6) Android Market

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As Andrew mentioned a few days back, the Android Market was rumored to be getting a refresh and it looks like that rumor has come true. The updated Market will come along with Android version 1.6 and bring some nic…

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Android Market rumored to undergo cosmetic surgery

Android OS

Android Market rumored to undergo cosmetic surgery

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If you listened to the AndroidGuys podcast last night, you may have heard us discuss the rumored refresh Google is set to give the Android Market. Screenshots sent to Android Atlas show an Android Market that ha…

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Rumor: G1 may not see major Android upgrades Donut, or Eclair

Android News

Rumor: G1 may not see major Android upgrades Donut, or Eclair

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Have T-Mobile G1 and HTC Dream owners seen their final major upgrade to the Android system? Nothing is set in stone, but there’s understandable nervousness from some Android users that Cupcake (Androi…

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Another taste of Android Donut to gawk at

Android OS

Another taste of Android Donut to gawk at

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Want a quick glimpse of what’s to come in the Donut build of Android? Thank your friends over at the XDA Community for showing a few images and notes of the latest version of code released by Google. “…

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