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Google Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

You won't be left too far behind without it, but Android 4.1 Jelly Bean is a worthy update that brings improved voice search, notifications, and sharing.

By June 29, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating June 29, 2012



Android Update

Android OS, app and device news


Android Wear to rise as smart wearables surge

Market researcher IDC forecasts a boom in sales of wearable devices, especially smart ones, with Google's Android Wear gear gaining ground on the Apple Watch.

By September 14, 2015


Lollipop chews off 21% of Android devices

The latest flavor of Google's mobile OS is rising up the ranks but still lags behind KitKat and Jelly Bean in adoption.

By September 9, 2015


Android market share stays steady in US but sinks deeper in Europe

More than a quarter of smartphone buyers across Europe jumped ship from Android to iOS, which saw solid gains across most of the continent, says research firm Kantar Worldpanel ComTech.

By September 2, 2015


Use Link Bubble to open links in the background on Android

Load links in the background while you're using another app, keeping you focused and saving time.

By August 26, 2015


iOS 8 hits 85% adoption rate; Android Lollipop only at 18%

Apple's iOS 8 launched last September, while Android Lollipop hit the market in November. So why is there such a huge gap in their adoption numbers?

By August 5, 2015


Quick tip: Get video on demand with Twitch for Android

Want to watch video on demand through the popular streaming service? If you're on Android, you'll need to get rid of your current Twitch app.

By May 23, 2015


Putting dollars to charity a la app, with a social twist

A new wave of apps lets you give to charities and challenge your friends with just a few swipes on your phone -- and it will cost you as little as nothing.

By July 30, 2015


Apple Watch sales sluggish but will catch on, says analyst

Is the Apple Watch a flop so far? Hmm, that may or may not be the case. But analyst Gene Munster says to wait until 2017 when Apple's new wearable will have a "breakout year."

By July 20, 2015


Apple Watch specs vs. Moto 360, LG G Watch R, Samsung Gear S

Let's see how Apple's smartwatch fares against the competition.

By March 9, 2015