But the latest version of Android is still far behind Jelly Bean, which reigns on more than half of all devices recorded.
Samsung's latest and greatest takes on recent rivals from LG and Sony. Let's see how the specs line up.
But Jelly Bean remains the most popular flavor as fragmentation continues to dog Google's Android mobile OS.
Instead of relying on a third-party app to adjust the volume of music playing from your smartphone, Pebble has made volume control a native feature.
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Still, fragmentation remains a thorn in the side of Android, especially compared with the relative ease of Apple's iOS updates.
Samsung argues it didn't copy Apple's patents because Google created the tech first -- says it doesn't "owe Apple a nickel," let alone the $2.2 billion in damages Apple is seeking.
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Google has announced that Android 4.4, the next version of the mobile operating system, will be named after the Nestlé snack KitKat.
Google doesn't need the money, and it certainly has no problem with awareness. So why partner with a candy company at all?