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Android 4.4 KitKat brings Android to the masses, introduces a minimal design, and puts Google search in your dialer.
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With its slim design, fantastic screen, and oodles of power, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 is a superb smaller tablet, and a worthy competitor to the ever-popular iPad Mini.
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Google quietly updates KitKat with security fixes, including one patch for a flaw discovered in OpenSSL after the notorious Heartbleed bug was uncovered.
Still, fragmentation remains a thorn in the side of Android, especially compared with the relative ease of Apple's iOS updates.
The discount device runs Android 4.4 KitKat and has plenty of expandable storage.
Although the Sony Xperia M2 looks pretty slick, it's let down by its low resolution display and its old version of Android, which makes even its affordable price way too high. For much less money, you could snap up the Moto G or spend a little more and pick up the older Xperia Z with its full HD display and waterproof design.
The latest KitKat update promises security fixes, stability improvements, and other tweaks.
Google's Nexus devices are due to catch the latest flavor of Android KitKat on Monday, says T-Mobile. Will it finally happen?
The latest flavor of Android is slowly eating up more Android devices, according to the latest stats from Google.