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But Jelly Bean is still in the lead, flavoring 48 percent of all devices visiting the Google Play store.
Google's mobile operating system is still the dominant smartphone platform in the US, with a 52 percent share of the market, says research firm ComScore.
But Jelly Bean remains the top flavor of Google's mobile OS with a dominant 51 percent of all devices seen on Google Play.
Google's mobile OS reigned supreme in the third quarter with 84 percent of global shipments, says research firm Strategy Analytics. And then there are the warning signs.
Google unveils the name of the latest version of Android, which was previously referred to as "L."
A promo suggests possible names for Google's next mobile operating system, from Lemon Meringue Pie to Lemon Drop.
Using your Android tablet for more than entertainment? Check out Multitasking, a single app that can add the functionality of multiple floating apps to your device.
The new Android One phones may cost just $100, but there are cheaper phones in the market that are equally competitive and offer similar value.
But the latest version of Android is still far behind Jelly Bean, which reigns on more than half of all devices recorded.
Google's mobile OS remains firmly in first place in the US with a 51.5 percent market share, says ComScore, while Apple's iOS trails with 42.4 percent.