More Android devices are running Froyo than the latest KitKat software, as a disgruntled developer laments Android fragmentation.
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Mozilla's major new ally will sell its Klif phone and six months' network service in 13 countries in Africa and the Middle East. Orange likes Firefox OS's inexpensive hardware requirements and expects to sell millions.
But Jelly Bean remains the top flavor of Google's mobile OS with a dominant 51 percent of all devices seen on Google Play.
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But the latest version of Android is still far behind Jelly Bean, which reigns on more than half of all devices recorded.
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.
Still, fragmentation remains a thorn in the side of Android, especially compared with the relative ease of Apple's iOS updates.
But Jelly Bean remains the most popular flavor as fragmentation continues to dog Google's Android mobile OS.
Consumers will be able to get their hands on the unusually shaped smartphone and BlackBerry's latest flagship device immediately.